NACADA ELP Class 2017-2019

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 Mentors

 Leaders

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Nancy Roadruck
(retired, Kent State University)

Ivette Barbosa.jpgIvette Barbosa
Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis

Ivette successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019.  Her accomplishments include serving as a member of the Diversity & Inclusion Committee, Professional Development Committee, and Global Initiatives Committee. She presented and Regional and Annual Conferences, as well as in a Web Event entitled "UNDOCUAdvising: Working with DACA, Undocumented, and DREAM Students."  She has served as a proposal reader and hospitality volunteer for both Regional and Annual Conferences, as well as her State Liaison to Region 5. Ivette has also played a lead role in the initiative to translate NACADA publications into Spanish, beginning with the Core Competencies of Academic Advising.
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John Sauter
Niagara University
 

Rhonda Christian.jpgRhonda Christian
(retired, Durham College)

Rhonda successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019. Her accomplishments include serving on the Professional Development Committee, during which time she played an role in the development of NACADA's Core Competencies of Academic Advising. She presented on the Core Competencies at the Ontario Academic Advising Provincial Conference, as well as in a Webinar on that topic. Rhonda also served as Co-Chair for a Region 5 Conference and as the Ontario Representative to Region 5. Rhonda's life recently took an unexpected turn, when the needs of her family required her to take an early retirement.

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Wendy Troxel
Kansas State University
 

Twaina Harris,jpgTwaina Harris
Claflin University

Twaina successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019. Her accomplishments include serving on the Steering Committee for the HBCU Advising Community and as the South Carolina Liaison for Region 3. She has served as an Annual Conference proposal reader and a reviewer for the NACADA Global Student Research Award. She has presented at Regional Conferences and published an article in the NACADA Journal.

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Kyle Ross
Oregon State University

Brittany Hoover.jpgBrittany Hoover
University of Florida

Brittany successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019.  Her accomplishments include serving on the Awards Committee and as Chair of the First-Gen Advising Community for the 2018-2020 term. She has served as a reader for proposals for Annual Conference, reviewed Region awards/scholarship applications, and published an article in Academic Advising Today.

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Amy Korthank
University of Iowa

Sarah Maddox.jpgSarah Maddox
Colorado State University

Sarah successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019. Her accomplishments include serving on the Inclusion and Engagement Committee and the Emerging Leaders Program Advisory Board. She has presented at Annual Conference and served as a proposal reader for Regional and Annual Conferences. Most recently, Sarah was elected to serve as Region 10 Chair for the 2020-2022 term, and she will serve as co-chair of the 2021 Region 10 Conference.

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Leah Panganiban
University of Washington
 

Matt Markin.jpgMatthew Markin
California State University-San Bernardino

Matt successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019. His accomplishments include presenting at numerous conferences at the Regional, Annual, and International levels. He has served on the Webinar Advisory Board, is a Region 9 Steering Committee member, and co-chaired the 2020 Region 9 Conference. Matt has served as a Steering Committee member for both the Technology in Advising Community and the Probation, Dismissal, and Reinstatement Advising Community. He has been honored with the Region 9 Excellence in Advising-Primary Role and the Global Outstanding Advising-Primary Role Awards. And, Matt has become very well-known by the Global Advising Community for the videos and podcasts he has developing highlighting #nacadacommunity and #nacadafamily themes.

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David Spight
University of California-Davis
 

Tara Maloney.jpgTara Maroney
(formerly Hudson Valley Community College / University of Bridgeport)

Tara successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019. Her accomplishments include serving on the Webinar Advisory Board and the Emerging Leaders Program Advisory Board. She has served as a conference proposal reader, presented at Regional and Annual Conferences, and served as the Region 1 Program Co-Chair for 2018-2020. Tara also served as Chair of the Distance Advising for Online Education Advising Community for the 2018-2020 term. Recently, Tara's career path took an unexpected turn, and she is now working for the New York State School Boards Association.

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Brandan Lowden
Pikes Peak Community College
 

Shanna Pendergrast.jpgShanna Pendergrast
University of Tennessee-Knoxville

Shanna successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019. Her accomplishments include serving on the Global Awards Committee, as a proposal reader, and presenting at Regional and Annual conferences. Shanna is serving as Co-Chair for the 2021 Region 3 Conference.

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Amanda Mather
Texas A&M University-Qatar
 

Wendy Schindler.jpgWendy Schindler
Northern Kentucky University (formerly Gateway Community & Technical College)

Wendy successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019. Her accomplishments include serving as a proposal reader and presenting at Regional and Annual Conferences. She has served as a Region 3 Steering Committee member and as Chair of the LGBTQA Advising Community. She served on the Task Force that reviewed the association's usage of gender identity identification and personal pronoun usage. Most recently, Wendy is serving as the Advising Communities Representative to the NACADA Council for the 2020-2022 term.

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Jennifer Joslin
Drury University
 

CJ Venable.jpgCJ Venable
University of Nebraska-Lincoln (formerly Kent State University)

CJ successfully completed the program and was awarded a Certificate of Completion at the Annual Conference in Louisville in October 2019. CJ's accomplishments include serving as a proposal reader and presenting at Annual Conference. CJ served at Concurrent Session Chair for the 2020 Region 5 Conference and as Chair of the Theory, Philosophy and History of Advising Community for the 2019-2021 term. CJ is currently working on writing a Pocket Guide on the topic of Academic Advising and Trans Equity with mentor Jennifer Joslin, and they presented on this topic in a Webinar.

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