Michael T. Clarke, President
Michael Clarke is a veteran of the professional and scholarly publishing industry. Prior to founding Clarke & Company, he served as Executive Vice President of Product and Market Development at Silverchair Information Systems. He has additionally held positions at the American Medical Association (AMA), where he was director of marketing and product development and director of international business, and at the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), where he was senior managing editor of scholarly journals and executive editor of the journal Pediatrics. Prior to his tenure at the AAP, Michael worked at the University of Chicago Press, developing some of the industry’s first online publications.
Michael holds a master’s degree from the University of Chicago and a bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado, where he was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa Society.
He serves on the board of the Council of Science Editors and has previously served on the board of the Society of Scholarly Publishing and on American Heart Association’s (AHA) Scientific Publications Committee, which oversees the AHA’s journal publishing program.
Michael is a frequent contributor to the Scholarly Kitchen.