Publications Management Board Formed
Gary Josephson has been selected to head up the PMB. Josephson is a former chair of the CAS Committee on Review of Papers (1997-1999), CAS Board member (2002-2005), and CAS Executive Council vice-president-research & development (1999-2002). From his first involvement on the Examination Committee in 1984, Josephson has been active in the CAS for several years. The many committees on which he has served include Research Policy and Management, Valuation of P/C Insurance Companies Advisory, Long Range Planning, Education Policy, and Continuing Education. Josephson is a consulting actuary with Milliman Inc. in Brookfield, Wisconsin.
The PMB is made up of representatives of practically all CAS publications; the vice presidents of marketing and communications, research and development, and administration; and three at large members. PMB members are Gary Dean (editor in chief of the CAS journal), Dale Edlefson (Proceedings/CAS journal), Pat Furst (Yearbook); Clive Keatinge (at-large); John Kulik (at-large); Paul Lacko (The Actuarial Review); Gail McDaniel (Syllabus), Chris Monsour (at-large), Manalur Sandilya (Syllabus), Elizabeth Smith (CAS publications department staff), Glenn Walker (Forum); and Larry White (Syllabus). CAS Executive Council vice presidents Joanne Spalla, Roger Hayne, and Deborah Rosenberg also serve on the PMB.
CAS members are encouraged to send comments, concerns, suggestions, or ideas to individual members of the PMB or to The Actuarial Review (AR@casact.org).