NAACO committees and their members develop and manage important programs and initiatives that advance the organization’s mission and success. Committees serve to coordinate and further NAACO’s mission and are at the heart of raising the awareness and stature of the association within the North American higher education community.
These committees include:
Chair and NAACO Treasurer: Melissa Picher Kelly, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver
The Budget Committee oversees NAACO’s finances and programming budgets.
Chairs: Alexis Erwin and Deserie Tillman, University of Nevada, Reno
The Conference Committee develops NAACO Annual Conference agendas and programs as well as recommending and sourcing conference speakers. Through these activities, the committee enhances the ongoing development of NAACO conferences as major focal points for the professional development and social interaction of its members.
Chair: Zarrah Holvick, The University of Northern British Columbia
The Membership Committee is tasked with helping to maintain and increase the value that members receive from NAACO by providing opportunities to enhance their professional and personal development.
Chair: Liz McMahan, York University
The Education Committee manages all aspects of the NAACO Certificate Program and assists in development of the NAACO Annual Conference Educational Sessions.
Chair: Siobhan Bhagwat, Wilfrid Laurier University
The Communications Committee coordinates all forms of communications including the organization’s website, public relations, social networking and printed materials.