Profiles of Officers
PRESIDENT
 
Dr. Catherine A. Maley is Professor Emerita of French and Romance Linguistics at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. She is the author of The Pronouns of Address in Modern Standard French (1974); Hablemos: Temas contemporáneos para conversar o escribir (with M. A. Salgado) (1976); Dans le vent (4 editions: 1980, 1985, 1990, 1999); and co-editor (with L. D. King) of the Proceedings of the XIII Annual Linguistic symposium on Romance languages (1985). In 1994, she was named Chevalier dans l’Ordre des Palmes academiques by the French Minister of Education.
 
VICE-PRESIDENT
 
Dr. Homer B. Sutton is a Professor of French and specialist in contemporary French society and culture at Davidson College in Davidson, N.C.  He has published articles on changes in the FM band under Mitterand, university reform in France, Jean Moulin, and on the Harkis. He has been Resident Director of Davidson's Junior Year Abroad program in France (Montpellier and Tours), coordinator of Study Abroad, Interim Director of the Dean Rusk Program in International Studies, and also Interim Dean of Admission at Davidson.  He is currently Director of the national French Book Club of the American Association of Teachers of French.
 
SECRETARY
 
Dr. Lloyd Kramer is Distinguished Professor of History and Chair of his department at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill. He is the author of Threshold of a New World: Intellectuals and the Exile Experience in Paris, 1830-1848 (1988), Lafayette in Two Worlds : Public Cultures and Personal Identities in an Age of Revolutions (1996), and Nationalism: Political Cultures in Europe and America, 1775-1865 (1998). He is also co-editor of Learning History in America: Schools, Cultures, and Politics.
 
TREASURER
 
Mrs. Jean Wilson is a retired corporate communications manager.  During her career in marketing and public relations, she worked for an international contract research organization in the pharmaceutical industry.  She earned a B.A. in Education and an M.A.T. in French at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.  An avid francophile, she lived in France as a teenager.  During her retirement, she enjoys her continuing study of French language and culture.