- The Initial Accreditation Committee is a 20-member group of deans from around the world who make the final recommendation on approval for accreditation status of all business schools seeking initial accreditation.
- Debra Boyd, Winthrop’s vice president for academic affairs, noted that Weikle’s selection recognizes his expertise in and his dedication to association standards.
Winthrop University, "Weikle Appointed to Business Association's Accreditation Committee" (2013). Winthrop News 2013. 159.