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
College of Charleston Region Chair (2019-2021)
Jeff Elliott University of Tennessee - Knoxville Past Region Chair (2017-2019)
Jennifer Jones Fairmont State University  Past 2019 Conference Chair
Dedra Cobb Fairmont State University  Past 2019 Conference Chair
Kevin Rounsley Chapel Hill, North Carolina Communication Chair 


Name Institution Position
Richard Gamble Western Carolina University North Carolina State Liaison (2020-2022)
Susan Cooper Kentucky Community and Technical College System  Kentucky State Liaison (2019-2021)
Twaina Harris Claflin University South Carolina State Liaison (2019-2021)
Dedra Cobb Fairmont State University West Virginia State Liaison (2019-2021)
Madeline Anderson University of Tennessee - Knoxville Tennessee State Liaison (2020-2022)
2021 Virtual Region Conference Committee

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
Megan Delph Cayton University of North Carolina - Greensboro Awards Chair
Stephen Erena University of Kentucky Communications Coordinator
Zac Lewis Eastern Kentucky University Engagement Coordinator
Jennifer Stevens University of Kentucky Evaluations and Best of Region Coordinator
Michael Pirrman University of Kentucky Event Game Coordinator
Zac Lewis Eastern Kentucky University Networking Session Coordinator
Suanne Early University of Kentucky Orientation Coordinator
Karen Hauschild College of Charleston Orientation Coordinator
Jennifer Ellis University of Kentucky Proposal/Program Coordinator
Shaun Ketterman University of Kentucky Proposal/Program Coordinator
Casey Shadix University of Kentucky Wellness Coordinator