Leadership Teams

Leadership Teams keep ACSD actively serving our members! An Executive Committee Member gives oversight to each Team. The Team Chair works with team members to bring value to members within our organization. Below you will find each teams purpose statement and can meet team members of our existing teams. Team size, appointment and length of service varies. If you have questions about a Leadership team, please contact the appropriate Team Chair. If you are interested in serving within ACSD, please visit the Participate tab on our site to discover opportunities.

Collaboratives Team

Team Chair:

Jonathan Yorkowitz 
University of Indianapolis

 

 

Member List:

Purpose:


The Collaborative team exists to provide vision and guidance in developing opportunities for ACSD members to interact around specific Collaborative topics.


Diversity Team

Team Chair:

Rodney Sisco
Wheaton College

 


Member List:

  • Jason Cha,
    Westmont College

     

  • Yicaury Melo 
    Gordon College

     

  • Comfort Olugbuyi
    Palm Beach Atlantic University

     

  • Kevin Villegas 
    Messiah College

Purpose:


The Diversity team exists to promote and support the execution and direction of the organization’s mission, vision, and values as it incorporates diversity and inclusion strategies and objectives to ensure diversity and inclusion is implemented into all aspects of the organization’s operations.


Finance Team

Team Chair:

André Broquard 
John Brown University

Member List:

  • Jason Stephens 
    Houghton College

  • Greg Brock 
    Northwest Christian University

  • Dauthen Keener 
    Concordia University

Advisors:

  • Paul Chelsen 
    Wheaton College 

  • Timothy Arens 
    Moody Bible Institute

Purpose:


The Finance team exists to provide vision and guidance to the financial matters that concern or impact the association. This includes investment strategies, banking options, and fiscal policy.


Professional Development Team

Team Chair:

Kim Stave 
Multnomah University

 

Member List:

Purpose:


The professional development leadership team considers ideas for webinar or live conference topics and speakers. They assist with the marketing of the professional development opportunities. In addition, they help provide best practice advice to our current ACSD placement service. Finally, they provide historical context, current best practices and ideas for future ideas for the annual new professional and mid-level professional conferences. Periodic e-mails and “anytime meeting” phone calls. Each year, the team also meets the Monday afternoon before ACSD begins for brainstorming and planning about the needs of our members.


Scholarship Team

Team Chair:

Drew Moser 
Taylor University

 

Member List:

  • Tim Herrman 
    Taylor University

  • Skip Trudeau 
    Taylor University

  • Ted Cockle 
    Baylor University

Advisor:

Purpose:

 

The scholarship team considers ideas for advancing scholarship and learning resources and opportunities for the association. They help provide best practice advice to our current editors for the Growth Journal, Monograph Series, and ACSD Ideas online. In addition, they provide historical context, current best practices and ideas for future research projects, benchmarking data collection and reporting as well as capturing research collected from various graduate programs. The team will correspond via periodic e-mails and “anytime meeting” phone calls. Each year, the team will meet the Monday afternoon before ACSD begins for brainstorming and planning about the needs of our members.


Social Media Team

Team Liaison:

Corey Ross 
ACSD President Elect 
University of Sioux Falls 

 

Member List:

  • Eric Fehr 
    Ohio Christian University

Purpose:

 

The social media leadership team seeks to promote the mission and vision of ACSD, to connect our membership, and to share our work externally through the strategic use of social media.