Lisa A. Mainiero earned an A.B. degree in psychology from Smith College, an M.A. and M. Phil. in Administrative Sciences from Yale University, and a Ph.D. in Organizational Behavior from Yale University in 1983. She is a Full Professor of Management at the Charles F. Dolan School of Business, Fairfield University, in Fairfield, Connecticut.
Sherry E. Sullivan earned her Ph.D. from The Ohio State University. She is currently a tenured Associate Professor at Bowling Green State University, Director of the Small Business Institute, and is formerly of Memphis State University where she was an assistant and tenured Associate Professor. She has published in journals including: Journal of Management, Journal of Applied Psychology, Journal of Vocational Behavior, Group and Organization Management, and Academy of Management Executive. She was Division Chair, Program Chair, and newsletter editor for the Academy of Management's Career Division, served on the Gender and Diversity in Organizations (GDO) Board, twice served on the Board of Southern Management Association, served as Secretary and Track Chair for Entrepreneurship/Small Business/Consulting for the Southwest Academy, served as Secretary, Program Chair, and Division Chair of the International Division of the United States Association for Small Business and Entrepreneurship, and served as Treasurer and Human Resource Management/Careers/Organizational Development Track Chair for Midwest Academy. She is the recipient of the Academy of Management’s GDO Division Janet Chusmir Outstanding Service Award and a Fellow of Southern Management Association. She is co-editor (with Yehuda Baruch and Hazlon Schepmyer) of Winning Reviews: A Guide for Evaluating Scholarly Writing (Palgrave, 2006).