Committees

CEIA Committee Volunteers

CEIA wishes to recognize the following outstanding volunteers serving on several standing and ad-hoc committees.  Each year, CEIA volunteers are celebrated for their service at the Annual Conference.

Executive Committee (Standing)
Chair: Julie Hutt, University of South Carolina

Finance Committee (Standing)
Chair: Dan Cayse, CPA

Professional Development Committee (Standing)
Chair: Joe Catrino, Trinity College

David Caffo, Wilmington University
Kelly Cameron, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Rick DelVecchio, Quinnipiac University
Vanecia Harrison, Northeastern University
Mark Isenburg, Metropolitan State University of Denver
Zach Osborne, Menlo College
David Snow, Drexel University
Ashley Taylor, The Ohio State University

Marketing & Communications Committee (Standing)
Chair: Cara Doyle, North Carolina State University

Digital Marketing:
Ana Clara Blesso, University of Connecticut
Andrew Harper, St. Edward’s University
Marie Wilson, Endicott University

Nominations & Elections Committee (Standing)
Chair: Veronica Porter, Northeastern University

Cara Doyle, North Carolina State University
Kelly Harper, Cincinnati State Technical and Community College                                                                                    Tracey Lord, Florida State University
Meghan Stidd, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Research Committee (Standing)
Chair: Sarah Burrows, Providence College

Research Award Committee:

Sandra Brabb,  Washington State University
Lynne Hickle, Drexel University
Cengic Smajl, Northeastern University                                                                                                                                    Meghan Stidd, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs

Recognition & Awards Committee (Standing)
Chair: Veronica Porter, Northeastern University

Best Practices Awards Committee:
Chair: Dawn Koeltzow, Bradley University

Katy Arenschield, The Ohio State University                                                                                                                          Rachel Callahan, Drexel University
Mariellen Fidrych, Endicott College
Steve Sellars, West Texas A&M University

Dean Herman Schneider Award:
Chair: Dan Cayse, CPA

*Additional Awards Committees are listed under the Network Committees

Experience Magazine Committee (Standing)
Chair: Michael Sharp, University of Cincinnati

Associate Editors:
Paula Harper, University of Cincinnati
Dr. Kathy Jordan, Virginia Tech

Research Director:
Dr. Cheryl Cates, University of Cincinnati

Creative Director:
Lisa Barlow, University of Cincinnati

Digital Marketing Director:
Erik Alanson, University of Cincinnati

Cooperative Education Program Network Committee (Ad Hoc)
Chair: Tracey Lord, Florida State University

Co-op Award Committee:
Elisa DeFord, Texas State University
Alyssa Hall, Kent State University
Jenean Meadows, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University
Daniel Stevens, East Carolina University
Natalie Weston, University of South Alabama
Patrick Woods, NARAL Pro-Choice America

Co-op Professional Development Committee:
Deb Barrick, Purdue University Fort Wayne
Rachel Callahan, Drexel University
Pete Cardillo, Northeastern University
Elery Rojas, Florida International University
George Solli, Palm Beach Schools
Daniel Stevens, East Carolina University
Rachel Walsh, Northeastern University
Natalie Weston, University of South Alabama

Employers Program Network Committee (Ad Hoc)
Chair: Janis Ransom, Foresters Financial Services, Inc.

Employer Award Committee:
Chair: Scott Maynard, Florida State University
Brian Hirsch, University of North Texas
Candace Phillips, University of Alabama at Huntsville

Internship Program Network Committee (Ad Hoc)
Chair: Molly Weller Thompson, University of Colorado Denver

Internship Award Committee:

Rory Beaco, University of South Alabama
Vanecia Harrison, Northeastern University
Ross Johnston, University of Waterloo

Cate O’Connor, University of North Carolina, Asheville

Two Year Program Network Committee (Ad Hoc)
Chair: David Bird, Linn Benton Community College 

Two Year Award Committee:
Cathy Allard, Flathead Valley Community College
Lorin Buksa, North Shore Community College
Sarah Hude-Pinner, Lorain County Community College                                                                                                      Gina Smith, College of Lake County

Global Program Network Committee (Ad Hoc)
Chair: Ross Johnston, University of Waterloo

Jarvie Award Committee:
Doug Gallant, Dalhousie University
Lynne Hickle, Drexel University
Molly Weller Thompson, University of Colorado Denver                                                                                             

Member Development & Retention Committee (Ad Hoc)
Chair: Patricia Bazrod, Georgia Institute of Technology

Audit Committee (Ad Hoc)
Chair: Dawn Koeltzow, Bradley University

Tracey Lord, Florida State University
Penelope Grob, La Salle University

Association Management Committee (Ad Hoc)
Chair: Peggy Harrier, Executive Director & Past President 

Allen Oliver, Creating Wow!

External Relations and Development (AdHoc)
Chair: David Caffo, Wilmington University 

2022 Site Selection Committee (Ad Hoc)
Chair: David Caffo, Wilmington University

Peggy Harrier, CEIA Executive Director
Cara Doyle, North Carolina State University
David Schwartz, Bradley University 

2021 Conference Committee (AdHoc)
Chair: David Schwartz, Bradley University 

2020 Conference Committee (AdHoc)
Conference Chair: Andrew Harper, St. Edward’s University 

Program Committee:
Chair: David Schwartz, Bradley University
Katy Arenschield, The Ohio State University
Alyssa Gostonczik, Viterbo University

Alyssa Hall, Kent State University
Kate Darcy Hohenthal, Ed.D., University of Hartford
Anna Kraemer, Northwestern University
Diane Mellon, University of South Florida
Jason Smith, University of Central Florida

Exhibitors & Sponsors Committee:
Chair: Chris Offield, SkillSurvey
Rebecca Pettitt, University of Pugent Sound
Local Arrangements Committee: 
Chair: Molly Weller Thompson, University of Colorado Denver
Shanna Jonescu, Texas A&M University-Commerce
Geneva Scott, Florida State University

Keynote/Plenary Speaker Committee:
Ana Clara Blesso, University of Connecticut
Rebecca Pettitt, University of Pugent Sound

Hospitality:
Chair: David Caffo, Wilmington University

Registration:
Chair: Penny Grob, La Salle University

Audio/Visual:
Chair: Zach Osborne, NOVA University

Association Management:
Peggy Harrier, Executive Director

Regional Membership Committees (AdHoc)
Chairs: CEIA’s Regional Vice Presidents

Region 2 Committee:
Desiree Easter, Drexel University
Josh Iannuzzi, New Hersey City University
Shannon Jost, Wilmington University
Sonya Lawyer, Stevenson University
Jenean Meadows, Virgina Tech

Region 3 Committee:
Ellie (Kohler) Mucci, University of Louisville
Darius L. Anthony, Valdosta State University
Erica Elbery, University of South Carolina
Arlene Garrick, Bethune-Cookman University
Lisa Gooden-Hunley, Mississippi State University
James Novak, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Candace Phillips, University of Alabama in Huntsville
Dr. Kathy Tuberville, University of Memphis

Region 4 Committee:
Ben Groff, GradLeaders
Julie Knapp, Indiana University
Krystina LaSorsa, College of DuPage
Patti Martin, University of Michigan Dearborn
Amanda McLaughlin, University of Cincinnatti                                                                                                                    Carolyn Serdar, Carthage College

Region 5 Committee:
Rachael Fletcher, University of Texas at San Antonio
Tiffany Johnson, Arkansas State University

Region 6 Committee:
Sue McClernan, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs
Maggie Slack, Wichita State University

Region 7 Committee:
Irene Vasquez Camy, University of the Pacific
Elizabeth Jones, University of Portland
Lewis Talbot, Wayfinder