The Mid-South Region consists of the following states - West Virginia, Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, and South Carolina. The Region has one Region Chair, and each state has a State Representative to promote NACADA and academic advising within the region and state; please contact any individual on the Board for more information regarding state and/or regional information.

Region Chair & Steering Committee

Name Institution Position
University of Tennessee - Knoxville Region Chair (2017-2019)
Suanne Early University of Kentucky Past Region Chair (2015-2017)
Karen Hauschild College of Charleston Past 2018 Conference Chair
Megan Delph University of North Carolina - Greensboro Awards Coordinator (2019-2020)
Erica Harper Clemson University Communication Co-Chair (2018)


Name Institution Position
Jennifer McLamb North Carolina State University North Carolina State Liason (2017-2019)
Vacant Vacant Kentucky State Liaison 
Twaina Harris Claflin University South Carolina State Liaison (2019-2021)
Dedra Cobb Fairmont State University West Virginia State Liaison (2019-2021)
Elizabeth Johnson University of Tennessee - Chattanooga Tennessee State Liaison (2017-2019)


Region Conference Committee - 2020

Name Institution Position
Suanne H. Early
(859) 218-0282
University of Kentucky Conference Co-Chair 
Casey Shadix
(859) 218-0573
University of Kentucky Conference Co-Chair
Susan Cooper Elizabethtown Community & Technical College Sponsorships/Vendors
Jennifer Ellis University of Kentucky Program
Jennifer Englert-Copeland Jefferson Community & Technical College Community College Liaison
Stephen Erena University of Kentucky Technology
Shaun Ketterman University of Kentucky Proposals
Nina Marijanovic University of Kentucky Volunteers
Michael Pirrman University of Kentucky Sponsorships/Vendors
Vacant Vacant Kentucky State Liaison
Jennifer Stevens University of Kentucky Evaluations
Marianne Young University of Kentucky Hospitality/Entertainment