Leadership Directory

The Region has many opportunities for membership involvement, including area representation and volunteer positions. Please contact any member of the Steering Committee for information regarding NACADA.

Region Chair & Steering Committee

  • Doris Munoz
    Doris Munoz Region Chair 2023-2025 Fayetteville Technical Community College Region 3
  • Casey Shadix
    Casey Shadix Past Region Chair 2023-2025 University of Kentucky
  • Emilie Wise
    Emilie Wise Awards Coordinator 2024-2026 University of Tennessee-Knoxville
  • Felita Carr Communication Coordinator 2024-2026 Johnston Community College
  • Lauren Gellar
    Lauren Gellar Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Coordinator 2022-2025 Medical University of South Carolina


  • Nathaniel Jordan Hibbitts
    Nathaniel Jordan Hibbitts Kentucky Liasion 2024-2026 University of Kentucky
  • Laura Kuizin
    Laura Kuizin North Carolina Liaison 2022-2025 University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill
  • Caleb Morris
    Caleb Morris South Carolina Liaison 2024-2026 University of South Carolina
  • Madeline Anderson Tennessee Liaison 2022-2025 University of Tennessee-Knoxville
  • Joy Carr
    Joy Carr West Virginia Liaison 2023-2025 West Virginia University

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