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Kirsten Martin is the winner of the 2018 SBE Board of Directors election!  She will take office at the SBE Annual Conference this August in Chicago.

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KIRSTEN MARTIN is an associate professor of Strategic Management and Public Policy at the George Washington University’s School of Business where she researches business ethics, privacy, technology, and corporate responsibility. She has written about privacy and the ethics of technology in leading academic journals across disciplines (Journal of Business Ethics, Harvard Journal of Law and Technology, Journal of Business Research, Journal of Legal Studies, The Information Society, etc) as well as practitioner publications such as MISQ Executive; and she recently delivered a Ted Talk.  She is the Research and Business Ethics editor for the Journal of Business Ethics and the recipient of NSF grants for her work on privacy, technology, and ethics.  Kirsten is also a member of the advisory board for theFuture Privacy Forum and the Census Bureau’s National Advisory Committee for her work on privacy and the ethics of Big Data.  Kirsten is a fellow at the Business Roundtable Institute for Corporate Ethics for her work on stakeholder theory and trust.  She earned her B.S. Engineering from the University of Michigan and her MBA and Ph.D. from the University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business.

Kirsten has been consistently active within SBE for over 16 years since her days attending the Annual Meeting as a doctoral student.  Her first academic presentations were at SBE.  She is committed to ensuring SBE and the Annual Meeting remain inviting to new ideas, voices, and narratives while maintaining a normative, critical lens on the practice of business.

Congratulations Kirsten!