Business & Finance is edited by John Walsh, 3 who took over after the departure of controversial economist Constantin Gurdgiev 4 Contributors include Richard Delevan, Gavin Miller, Nicole Matthews, Sarah Gilmartin and editor Adam Maguire. Chris joined SMU in September 2007 from the University of California system, where she served as Assistant Vice President for Administrative Services for the Agriculture and Natural Resources Division since July 2005. Prior to her position at the University of California, she served for 12 years at Western New Mexico University as Vice President for Business and Administration. She is a certified public accountant, earned a B.S. degree in accounting from New Mexico State University and an M.B.A. degree from Western New Mexico University (WNMU).