Sunday, March 27

3:00 pm

Hotel Check-In

4:00 pm

Planning Committee Conference

3:00-5:00 pm

Conference Registration Open

4:00-6:00 pm

Exhibitor/Sponsor Setup


Dinner on Your Own

Monday, March 28

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Conference Registration Open

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibitors/Sponsors Open

8:30 am - 9:15 am

Continental Breakfast/Visit with Exhibitors

9:15 am - 9:30 am

Welcome & Introductions

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Keynote Speaker

Dr. Nancy Dishner

 President and CEO of Niswonger Foundation                   

“And, this is the meaning of life."

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Beverage Break/Networking

11:00 am-12:00 pm

Concurrent Session I

Dianna Rust & Layne Bryant

"Five Successful Strategies for Engaging Adult Students in the Online Classroom"

12:15 pm - 2:00 pm

2022 Awards Luncheon

Message from ACHE President- Dr. TinaMarie Coolidge

Business Meeting

2023 Presentation

Ben Kennedy, Managing Partner - Kennedy & Company

2:15 pm - 3:15 pm

Concurrent Session II

Dr. Susan Elkins, Mickey Baines, and Joe Mews

"Strategic Enrollment Management"

3:30 pm - 4:30 pm

Concurrent Session III

Amy Johnson

"Things Fall Apart: Using Jenga to explore Adult Learner Needs"


Dinner on Your Own

Tuesday, March 29

8:00 am-12:00 pm

Conference Registration Open

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Exhibits/Sponsors Open

8:30 am-9:15 am

Continental Breakfast

9:15 am - 9:30 am

Welcome and Daily Information

9:30 am - 10:30 am

Concurrent Session IV

Tammy Keylon & Dianna Rust

"Recruiting: Strategies for Recruiting Adult Students"

10:30 am - 11:00 am

Beverage Break/Networking


Concurrent Session V

Sherry Chance

"Mission Impossible…Or is it? Surviving When Work is Chaotic"


Lunch with Guest Speaker

Steven Frye

"Before and After: Mining for Silver Linings (an interactive dialog)"


Travel to Offsite Keynote Location


Keynote Speakers

Stephen and Jessica Callahan

Founders of Tennessee Hills                              

“University Spirit(s) – Partnering for Student Learning, Tourism, and Workforce Development”

4:15pm - 4:45pm

Travel back to Carnegie Hotel


Dinner on Your Own

Wednesday, March 30


Breakfast with Keynote Speakers

Dr. Brian Cross, Dr. Alicia Williams & Dr. Caroline Abercrombie

"Building Your Professional Identity"


Concurrent Session VII

Steven Frye & Jonathan Taylor

"Learner Motivation"


Closing Remarks/Pass the Gavel/Door Prizes


Hotel Check Out