Volunteer Committees

To participate in a volunteer committee – contact admin@cmtassociation.org

Admissions Committee

The Admissions Committee reviews all CMT Assocation applications for full member status. This includes reviewing all documentation and examples of work. As well, the committee reviews the required 3 sponsor questionnaires and resolves any outstanding issues. Recommendations are then made to the Board of Directors for acceptance or rejection.

  • Committee Chair – Ruedi Göldi
  • Board Liaison – Scott Richter
  • Staff Liaison – Chelsey Clevenger

Members:

  • Greg Harmon
  • Li Zhao
  • Robert Palladino

Advocacy Committee

Responding to demand from many technicians and CMT Association members, the Board of Directors and staff have formed a committee to evaluate actionable ways to increase understanding, awareness and opportunity in the financial marketplace for technical analysis and its practitioners. The Advocacy Committee is seeking ways to address the following:

  • Committee Chair – David Lundgren
  • Board Liaison – Bill Kelleher
  • Staff Liaison – Tyler Wood
  1. Limitations of use of the Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designation by some employers;
  2. The popular press’ common misunderstandings about Technical Analysis (TA); and
  3. Communicating the value of TA to potential employers.

Members:

  • Jeff deGraaf
  • Michael Sacchitello
  • Rusty Vanneman
  • John Roque
  • David Aronson

Audit Committee

  • Committee Chair – Brett Villaume
  • Staff Liaison – Alvin Kressler

Members:

  • Salma Abdulla
  • James Brodie
  • Dave Lundgren

Advisors to the Committee of the Board

  • Henry G. Manifold
  • George Schade
  • William Guthrie

Annual Awards Committee

  • Committee Chair – Ralph Acampora
  • Staff Liaison – Chelsey Clevenger

Members:

  • Charles Kirkpatrick
  • Gail Dudack
  • Duke Jones
  • Fred Meissner
  • Ken Tower
  • Bruce Kamich
  • Paul Ciana
  • Ron William

CMT Curriculum and Test Committee

The responsibility of the CMT Curriculum and Test Committee includes reviewing the development of the CMT curriculum and reviewing the content of the Level III exam.

  • Committee Chair – To Be Announced
  • Board Liaison – Stella Osoba
  • Staff Liaison – Stanley Dash

Members:

  • Mark Cremonie
  • Kelly Colotla
  • Will Geisdorf
  • Janine Guenthner
  • Marnie Owen

Dow Award Committee

  • Committee Chair – Timothy W. Hayes
  • Staff Liaison – Chelsey Clevenger

Members:

  • Buff Dormeier
  • Bob Fulks
  • Doug Ramsey
  • Sandra Stoutenberg
  • Mike Moody

Ethics & Standards Committee

The Ethics & Standards Committee investigates all ethical complaints filed in accordance with CMT Association constitution and by-laws. It considers revisions or modifications to the Code of Ethics before being presented to the membership for their approval. All complaints are held in the strictest of confidence and the committee works in close cooperation with the Rules Committee.

  • Committee Chair – Michael Carr
  • Board Liaison – Craig W. Johnson
  • Staff Liaison – Chelsey Clevenger

Members:

  • Michael Bosman
  • John Copp
  • Stan Dash
  • Gustavo Gallardo
  • George Schade

Finance Committee

  • Committee Chair – Sid Mokhtari
  • Board Liaison – Craig W. Johnson
  • Staff Liaison – Alvin Kressler

Members:

  • Scott Richter
  • Clint Sorenson

Advisors to the Committee of the Board:

  • Phil Breeding
  • Richard Farkas

Global Development Committee

  • Committee Chair – Bill Kelleher
  • Staff Liaison – Tyler Wood
  • APAC Chair – Jamie Coutts
  • EMEA Chair – James Brodie
  • LatAm – Andre Lapponi
  • North America Chair – Brett Villaume

Journal of Technical Analysis Committee

The Journal Committee publishes an annual journal for the CMT Association membership containing in-depth research articles and papers on technical subjects, submitted by the membership and others in the academic and analytical community.

  • Staff Liaison – Chelsey Clevenger

Members:

  • David Aronson
  • Richard Bauer
  • Stanley Dash
  • Jeremy du Plessis
  • Kristin Hetzer
  • Cynthia Kase
  • Fred Meissner
  • Sid Mokhtari

Leadership Development Committee

  • Committee Chair – Phil Roth
  • Board Liaison – Craig Johnson
  • Staff Liaison – Alvin Kressler

Long Range Planning Committee

  • Committee Chair – Scott Richter
  • Board Liaison – Brett Villaume
  • Staff Liaison – Alvin Kressler

Rules Committee

The Rules Committee conducts an annual review of the CMT Association Constitution as well as encouraging members to submit suggestions and proposals which are then reported to the Board of Directors. Only members in good standing are eligible to serve on this committee.

  • Board Liaison – Craig W. Johnson
  • Staff Liaison – Alvin Kressler

Members:

  • Michael Carr
  • Rob Dombrower
  • Craig Fullen
  • George Schade

Seminar Committee

The Seminar Committee puts together the CMT Association Annual Symposium held in New York in the spring. The symposium is devoted to exploring emerging techniques in the field of technical analysis as well as re-examining changing points of view on more classic styles.

  • Committee Chair – Bill Kelleher
  • Staff Liaison – Tyler Wood

Members:

  • Jamie Coutts
  • Salma Abdulla
  • Gaetano Cerundolo