Excellence in Academic Advising
Partnership Team

NACADA: The Global Community for Academic Advising Gardner Institute
Dr. Charlie Nutt, Executive Director
Ms. Maxine Coffey, Senior Associate Director
Dr. Wendy Troxel, Director, NACADA Center for Research at Kansas State University
Dr. Jennifer Joslin, Associate Director for Content Development, eTutorials, NACADA Past President
Dr. Nancy King, Vice President for Student Success Emerita, Kennesaw State University, NACADA Past President
Dr. Jayne Drake, Professor and Vice Dean Emerita, Temple University, NACADA Past President
Dr. Susan Campbell, Chief Student Affairs Officer Emerita, University of Southern Maine, NACADA Past President
Dr. Kathy Stockwell, Professor and Associate Dean Retired, Fox Valley Technical College, NACADA Past President
Dr. Vanessa Harris, NACADA Consultant
Dr. Brett McFarlane, Executive Director of Academic Advising, University of California, Davis
Ms. Cathy Swartz, Administrative Manager
Ms. Michele Holaday, IT Support Specialist: Database and Website management


Dr. John N. Gardner, Chair and Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Drew Koch, President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Rob Rodier, Director of Technology and Informatics
Dr. Sara Stein-Koch, Institute Fellow and Senior Associate for Instiutional Support
Dr. Betsy Griffin, Vice President and Resident Scholar
Dr. Vicki McGillin, Institute Fellow
Dr. Betsy Barefoot, Senior Scholar
Ms. Julie Heller, Director of Marketing and Communication
Dr. Brent Drake, Fellow for Research and Innovation
Mr. Ethan Campbell, Office and Data Administrator
Dr. Stephanie Foote, Assistant Vice President for Teaching, Learning, and Evidence-Based Practices
Ms. Angela Whiteside, Vice President for Finance, Human Resources and Events