Interested in assisting with the conference? It takes a big team to manage the Annual Conference and your help is needed. Here are some tasks that will get you involved in the conference and make a big difference toward its success.

  • Presider
  • Day Chair
  • Awards Committee member
  • Proposal Committee member
  • Registration Table greeter
  • Technology guru
  • PhotographerJournalist

Raise your hand and get more out of your conference investment. Contact Debbie Poweleit , poweleit@nku.edu for more information.

Meet Our Volunteers

Dan Connell

Dan Connell is the Assistant Vice President for Adult Education and College Access at Morehead State University in Morehead, Kentucky. Dan has been involved with adult learners, credit for prior learning, distance learning, and college access and success while at Morehead State University. He has been involved with ACHE, ACHE South, and Kentucky ACHE since 2000. He is currently serving as chair of the Awards Committee for ACHE South.

Laura Ricke
April Bowen
Lisa Graves
Amy Johnson

Amy Johnson has nearly 15 years of experience in higher education and is the Director of INtopFORM, East Tennessee State University’s Quality Enhancement Plan. Her scholarship has focused on the science of student learning as well as success factors for adult and non-traditional students. Amy has been active in the ACHE South region serving on conference planning committees and as Chair. She currently serves on the ACHE Board of Directors and is Chair of the Research Committee.

Shane Santana
Rick Osborn
Darla Dye
Brandi Huskey
Deborah Joyner
Besty Cunningham
Dianna Rust
Christine Cotton