BIO Members Add Seven New Faces to the Board and Reelect One Incumbent

When BIO’s board of directors meets in New York City on Sunday May 19, following the Compleat Biographer conference, it will include lots of new members as a result of the 2013 elections that concluded on May 1. Elected for a two-year term on the board are: Marc Leepson, Carol Berkin, William Souder, Cathy Curtis, Lois Banner, Joshua Kendall, and Amanda Foreman. Kitty Kelley, an incumbent was reelected to another two-year term.

Nearly 50 percent of Active BIO members participated in the 2013 election.