Conference Committees

Conference Logistics 

Conference rooms, conference meals/receptions, area hotel arrangements, catering, technology, etc.

  • D’Najah Thomas (WFU) – penderdm@wfu.edu
  • Aneshia Jerralds (Elon) – ajerralds@elon.edu

Educational Sessions

Coordinate educational programming including breakout sessions. Call for proposals, presenter selection, session evaluations, session introductions/logistics.

  • Darron Jenkins (UNCG) – dajenki4@uncg.edu
  • Therésa McKire (UNC CH)  – tmckire@unc.edu
  • Aneshia Jerralds (Elon) – ajerralds@elon.edu

Professional Development

Resume review, mock interviewing, case study, conference networking sessions

  • Darron Jenkins (UNCG) – dajenki4@uncg.edu
  • Therésa McKire (UNC CH)  – tmckire@unc.edu

Hospitality

First time attendee welcome, conference concierge area, wellbeing spaces

  • Denise Willard (WFU) – williadg@wfu.edu
  • Brooke Beckett (WFU) – becketb@wfu.edu

Marketing + Registration

Registration and cancellations, naming, conference program and schedule

  • Denise Willard (WFU) – williadg@wfu.edu
  • Brooke Beckett (WFU) – becketb@wfu.edu

Service Project

  • D’Najah Thomas (WFU) – penderdm@wfu.edu

Silent Auction

  • Brooke Beckett (WFU) – becketb@wfu.edu

Social Events + Tours

Specific networking socials for Grad/New Prof, Mid-Level Prof, and SHOs. Coordination and logistics of campus tours.

  • Raniesha Wassman (WFU) – wassmar@wfu.edu
  • Ashley Broderick (WFU) – brodera@wfu.edu

Vendors 

  • Ramona Richmond (UNSA) – richmondr@uncsa.edu
  • Shelley Wald (UNCG) – scwald@uncg.edu

If you are interested in volunteering with any of these committees, please complete the volunteer interest form.