LEADERSHIP DIRECTORY- REGION 7

The South - Central Region consists of the following states - Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Oklahoma, and Texas. The Region has one Regional Representative, 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
Kristal Soderstrom-Junkens Oklahoma State University Region Chair (2021-2023)
Mary Francis Oklahoma State University Awards Coordinator (2022-2024)
Bethany Jordan University of Missouri-Kansas City Communications Coordinator (2022-2024)
Vacant   Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Coordinator
Olivia Miller University of Missouri-Kansas City Membership Engagement Coordinator (2022-2024)
Vacant

Professional Development Coordinator (2022-2024) 
Chris Cagle University of Arkansas-Fayetteville Arkansas Liaison (2021-2023)
Erica Kruckenberg Salina Area Technical College Kansas Liaison (2022-2024)
Alyssa Coats Sowela Technical Community College Louisiana Liaison (2022-2024)
Jenna Fusinatto University of Missouri Missouri Liaison (2021-2023)
Tennent Emmons Oklahoma City Community College Oklahoma Liaison (2021-2023)
Vacant
Texas Liaison (2022-2024)
Temple Carter University of Texas-San Antonio Immediate Past Chair

 

2023 Region Conference Committee 
Name Institution Position
Ashleigh Snell Oklahoma State University Communications Coordinator
Beth Stuewe Kansas State University Communi9cations Coordinator
Kathy Lillich Kansas State University Evaluation and Best of Region Coordinator
Jodi Bower University of Louisiana at Monroe Evaluation and Best of Region Coordinator
Johnnie-Margaret McConnell University of Oklahoma Exhibitor/Sponsor Coordinator
Autumn Parker University of Arkansas Exhibitor/Sponsor Coordinator
Grace Green Missouri Baptist University

Hospitality Coordinator

Jenna Fusinatto University of Missouri Program & Proposal Coordinator
Jeanne Daboval McNeese State University Program & Proposal Coordinator
Mary Francis Oklahoma State University Service Project Coordinator
Kelly Hinote LSU Service Project Coordinator/Wellness Coordinator
Salma Morales OCCC Volunteer Coordinator
2022 Region Conference Committee 
Name Institution Position
Taylor Hanna-Peterson University of Kansas Conference Co-Chair
Dan 'Petey' Peterson University of Kansas Conference Co-Chair
Olivia Miller University of Missouri-Kansas City Preconference & Proposal Chair
Sarah Ayres Oklahoma State University Registration & Marketing Co-Chair
Sarah Sanchez The University of Texas at San Antonio Registration & Marketing Co-Chair
Bridgette Kells University of Kansas Volunteer Co-Chair
Jill Wheeler University of Arkansas Fayetteville Volunteer Co-Chair
Leah Frierson Washington University-St. Louis Evaluations Co-Chair
Samantha Thomas University of Missouri Evaluations Co-Chair
Madie Hanson University of Kansas Exhibitor, Sponsorship & Donations Chair
Jamie Wilson University of Kansas Service Project & Wellness Chair
Julia Carlo Northeastern State University Technology Chair