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Vice President for Student Affairs

Service to Our Profession

Jon Armstrong 
Jon Armstrong
Assistant Director, Admissions

Kansas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers

     Audit Committee Chair, 2013-2014
     Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chair, 2010-present
 

Vincent Bowhay  
Vincent Bowhay
Assistant Director, Memorial Union

Hays Arts Council

     Board Member, 2014-2017

National Association for Campus Activities
 
    
Institute Series Coordinator - 2014 to present
     Student Government Institute - East Coordinator, 2014
     Student Government Institute - East Staff Member, 2012, 2013

National Association of Student Personnel Administrators

    Co-chair, Parent and Family Relations Knowledge Community, 2014-2016 
    National Convention Educational Session Reviewer, 2013-2014
 

North American Interfraternity Conference
 
     UIFI Facilitator - 2011

Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity

     Higher Education Initiative Task Force, 2014
     Alumni Volunteer Corporation Member At Large, KS Zeta, 2013-present

Washburn University Alumni Board of Directors
       
     Member, 2012-13

 

Nikki Brown
Nikki Brown
Assistant Director, Academic Advising & Career Exploration

Kansas Academic Advising Network

    Communication Coordinator, 2012-2014

 

Brett Bruner
Brett Bruner
Director, Transition & Student Conduct

ACPA - College Student Educators International

      saGROW Career Mentoring Program - Mentor
      2014 Awards Reviewer, Commission on Admissions, Orientation & the First Year Experience

Association for Student Conduct Administration

       2016 Annual Conference Educational Session Reviewer

Association of College & University Housing Officers-International

       2015 Living Learning Programs Conference Educational Session Reviewer

National Association for Campus Activities

       2013 National Convention Educational Session Reviewer
       2013 Student Government-East Institute Staff Member
       2012 Central Regional Conference Awards Selection Committee member
       2012 Central Regional Conference Graphics Competition Selection Committee Member
       Central Regional Volunteer Development Coordinator, 2011-12  

National Association of Student Personnel Administrators

       
2016 New Professionals & Graduate Student Symposium - Facilitator
        2016 Symposium on Military-Connected Students - Educational Session Reviewer
        2016 Annual Conference - Student Affairs Partnering w/Academic Affairs Knowledge
              Community - Sponsored Educational Session Reviewer
        2016 Strategies Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
        2016 Annual Conference - SA Speakers and Members' Choice Committee Member
        Excellence Awards - National Area Awards Chair for Enrollment Management, Financial Aid,

              Orientation, Parents, Persistence, First Year, and Other (2015-present)
        2016 Annual Conference - General Interest Educational Session Reviewer
        2016 Annual Conference - Campus Safety Knowledge - Sponsored Educational Session
              Reviewer
        2015 Region IV-West Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
        Member, Leader Advisory Institutions for NASPA's Lead Initiative on Civic Learning &
              Democratic Engagement, 2015-present
        2015 Multicultural Institute - Educational Session Reviewer
        2015 Annual Conference - Student Affairs Partnering w/Academic Affairs Knowledge
              Community - Educational Session Reviewer
        2015 Mid-Level Administrators Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
        2015 New Professionals Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
        2015 NASPA Undergraduate Fellows Program (NUFP) Graduate School Scholarship Reviewer
        Mentor, Student Leadership Programs Knowledge Community, 2015-present
        2015 Assessment & Persistence Conference - Educational Reviewer
        2015 Conference on College Men - Educational Session Reviewer
        2015 NASPA Annual Conference #NASPAshares Reviewer
        2015 International Symposium - Educational Session Reviewer
        2015 Alcohol & Other Drug Abuse Prevention Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
        2015 Mental Health Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
        2015 Violence Prevention Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
        2014 National Careers in Student Affairs Month Essay Contest - Award Reviewer
        2014 BACCHUS Initiatives of NASPA General Assembly - Educational Session Reviewer
        Kansas Public Policy Representative, 2014-present
        2014 Leadership Educators Institute - Educational Session Reviewer
        2014 Student Affairs Fundraising & External Relations Conf. - Educational Session Reviewer
        2014 Assessment & Persistence Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
        2014 Civic Learning & Democratic Engagement Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
        2014 National Conf. for College women Student Leaders - Educational Session Reviewer
        Member Engagement Coordinator, Parent & Family Relations Knowledge Community, 2013
        Nominations Committee Member, Parent & Family Relations Knowledge Community, 2013
        2013 Multicultural Institute - Educational Session Reviewer        

NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education

        Chair, National Ad-Hoc Committee on Educational & Strategic Partnerships, 2016-present
        2017 Annual Conference Program Chair Selection Committee Member
        2016 Annual Conference Program Chair Selection Committee Member
        2015 Annual Conference Scholarships & Awards Peer Reviewer
        2015 Annual Conference Publications & Media Showcase Peer Reviewer
        2015 Annual Conference Educational Session Reviewer
        2015 Region IV Conference - Graduate Student Resume Critique Mentor
        Publications & Media Showcase Review Task Force, 2015-present
        Mentor, Mentorship Program, 2014-present
        2015 Graduate Student Network Mock Interviewer
        2014 Annual Conference - Graduate Resume Critique Mentor
        2014 Annual Conference - Graduate Student Symposium Faculty Member
        2014 Annual Conference Scholarships & Awards Reviewer
        2014 Annual Conference Graduate Student Symposium Faculty Member
        Board of Directors, 2010-2013
        Nominations Committee, 2010-2013
        Educational Initiatives Committee, 2014-present
        2015 Annual Conference Chair
        2014 Region IV Conference Host Selection Committee Member
        2014 Region IV Conference - Graduate Student Resume Critique Mentor
        2014 Region IV Conference CREW Member
        2014 Graduate Student Network Mocker Interviewer
        2013 Annual Conference Scholarships & Awards Reviewer
        2013 Region IV Conference Graduate Student Resume Critique Mentor
        2013 Annual Conference Educational Session Reviewer
        Webinar Coordinator, Graduate Student Network, 2013
        Annual Conference Advisory Committee, 2013-Present

Tau Sigma National Transfer Student Honor Society

        Chapter Advisor Representative, National Scholarship Selection Committee, 2015-present

 

Tricia Cline 

Tricia Cline
Director, Admissions

Kansas Association of Collegiate Registrars and Admissions Officers

     Awards and Accolades Committee, 2013-2014
     Local Arrangements Committee Co-Chair, 2010-2011
     College Planning Conference Committee, Chair, 2006-2008
     Planning for College Certified Presenter, 2006-Present
     Planning for College Committee, Chair, 2005-2006

    

 Bob Duffy 
Bob Duffy
Coordinator, Drug and Alcohol Wellness Network

The BACCHUS Network

    Kansas State Coordinator

The Network Addressing Collegiate Alcohol & Other Drug Issues

    Kansas State/Territory Coordinator



John Gettemeyer
Graduate Assistant for Transition Initiatives & Student Conduct Outreach
 
NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education

     2016 Symposium on Military-Connected Students - Educational Session Reviewer
     2015 Region IV-West Conference - Educational Session Reviewer
    

 

 
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Patricia Griffin
Director, Academic Advising and Career Exploration Center

Kansas Academic Advising Network

    Association Chairman, 2000-2001, 2013-2015
    Board Member, 1999-2007

Kansas Board of Regents

    Core Outcomes Chairman (Speech Communications) 2007-2008

National Academic Advising Association

     Board of Directors, 2015-
     Emerging Leader Mentor, 2013-2015
     South Central Region 7 Chairman, 2003-2005, 2011-2013
     South Central Region 7 Chairman, 2003-2005, 2011-2013
     National Conference Committee, 2009
     Finance Committee, 2005-2007
     Summer Institute Advisory Board, 2004-2007
     South Central Region 7 Steering Committee, 2002-2003, 2005-2007 

North Central Association, Higher Learning Commission

     Academic Quality Improvement Program, Peer Reviewer 2005-Present

 

Alma Hidalgo
Multicultural Admissions Counselor

NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education

     2015 Region IV Conference Committee - Marketing & Publications Co-Chair 


 
 Craig Karlin 
Craig Karlin 
Registrar

Kansas Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators

     President 2000-01

Kansas Board of Regents College Access Challenge Grant Committee

    Member, 2008-Present

 National Association of Student Financial Administrators Association
 
    
Leadership & Legislative Conference, Washington, DC. March 2014 

USA Funds Kansas Advisory Committee

     Member, 2002-Present 

 

Joey Linn
Joey Linn 
Vice President for Student Affairs

Kansas Board of Regents   

    2013-14 Co-Chair of the KBOR Transfer Articulation Advisory Committee

Kansas Association of Collegiate Registrar's and Admissions Officers

    Strategic Planning Committee, 2011-12 
    President, 2000-2001



Kathryn Erk
Coordinator, Disability Student Services

AHEAD (Association on Higher Education and Disability)

    Treasurer, KanAHEAD
 
 

   Edie McCracken

Edie McCracken
Director, Memorial Union  

National Association for Campus Activities

     Board of Directors, 2014-15
     Institute Series Coordinator, 2009-Present
     Central Region Logistics Coordinator, 2011

 

Emily Meyer
Hall Director, McMindes Hall

Upper Midwest Region of ACUHO-I

     Professional Development and Training, Committee Member
     Membership Involvement, Committee Member

 
Alyssa Mustard
Graduate Assistant, Family & Transfer Engagement

NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education

      2016 Symposium on Military-Connected Students - Educational Session Reviewer
      2015 Region IV-West Conference -  Educational Session Reviewer

NODA: Association for Orientation, Transition & Retention in Higher Education

      2015 Region IV Conference Committee - Marketing & Publications Co-Chair
 
 

 Keegan Nichols
Keegan Nichols
Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs/Student Life

 National Association of Student Personnel Administrators

      NASPA AVPSA Steering Committee, Kansas Representative
      Co-Chair of Programs, NASPA Region IV-West Conference, 2013

 

John Nicholson
Graduate Assistant for Off-Campus Life
 
NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education

    2015 Region IV-West Conference - Educational Session Reviewer

 

Kenton Olliff
Kenton Olliff
Assistant Vice President for Student Affairs/Student Support Services

Elected to the status of Fellow of the American Institute of Stress, June 2014
Completed Service Members and Veterans on Campus: University Counseling Center Core
     Competency (UC4) Training, April 2014

Kansas College Counseling Association

     President, 2009-2010, 2011-Present

State of Kansas

     Statewide Healthcare Coalition Steering Committee, 2013

 

Jacob Patrick
Graduate Assistant for New Student Programs & Community Standards

NASPA: Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education

     2015 Region IV-West Conference - Educational Session Reviewer

 

 

Becky Peterson
Director, Residential Life

NASPA Region-IV West

     Parent and Family Knowledge Community Chair 
     Nominations Committee for Parent and Family Knowledge Community Chair

Upper Midwest Region of ACUHO-I

    Foundation Committee
    Professional Development and Training Committee Member
    Programming Committee - 2012-13

 

  Ann Ryan-Noble 
Ann Ryan-Noble
Financial Administrator, KAMS

Kansas State Science & Engineering Fair Board

     Treasurer, 2011-Present

 

Alex Shaw 
Alex Shaw
Assistant Director of Student Services, KAMS

Upper Midwest Region of ACUHO-I

     Sponsors and Events Committee Member  
     Professional Development & Training - 2012-13

 

Rachel Siebers
Graduate Assistant, Residential Life

Upper Midwest Region of ACUHO-I

     Participation in UMR ACUHO Case Study

 

 

Carol Solko-Olliff
Director, International Student Services

Kansas Board of Regents

     eTranscript Advisory Council, 2010-present    

Kansas International Educators

     2009 Conference Chairman

NAFSA: Association of International Educators

     Region II Conference Planning Team, 2012  
     Kansas Representative for Region II; 2009-2010
     Kansas International Educators Chairman, 2009-2010

 

Kathryn Wallert
Counselor, Kelly Center

   OPTIONS, Board of Directors President, 2014-present

 

Holly Weiss
Graduate Assistant for Learning Communities & Student Life
 
  
Association for Student Conduct Administration
      2016 Annual Conference - Presidential Graduate Intern

  National Association of Student Personnel Administrators
     
2016 Symposium on Military-Connected Students - Educational Session Reviewer

  

 

 

   

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