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Dean Barbara Ritter elected to Beta Alpha Psi board of directors

March 14, 2019
Dean Barbara Ritter.

Barbara Ritter, dean of the E. Craig Wall Sr. College of Business Administration and vice president for executive development and career services at Coastal Carolina University, has been elected as the dean representative for Beta Alpha Psi (BAP) board of directors.

Beta Alpha Psi, founded in February 1919, is the premier international honor and service organization for financial and business information students and professionals. Coastal Carolina’s chapter is Lambda Kappa.

The dean representative must hold the role of dean and advises and provides recommendations for improving efficiency and effectiveness, as well as serves as a resource to the board of directors representing the current views of academia. Ritter was selected by the nominations committee to stand for election and was elected by members internationally to the position. She will serve a three-year term.

“It is an honor to be selected as the dean’s representative on the Beta Alpha Psi board of directors,” said Ritter. “I look forward to advancing the mission of the honor society in service to accounting, finance and information systems students.”

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