Welcome to the Advising Communities Division

Advising Communities provides members an opportunity to join others with similar academic or specific student population interests or institutional types in advising.  All current members can join up to 4 Advising Communities.  All Communities are involved in:

  • Advancing NACADA’s strategic goals
  • Proposing and facilitating professional development activities around Community topics to engage members
  • Providing resources to advance the professional development of members while focusing on the specific area of the Community

The ACD helps advisors help students! 

Five potential Advising Communities are seeking support and interested members:
  • Advising Community for Students with Experiences in the Foster Care System
    Interim Chair: Amy Sosanko, asosanko@ccac.edu
  • Social Justice Advising Community
    Interim Chair: Ariel Collatz, acollatz@ucdavis.edu
  • Advising Community for Wellbeing and Advisor Retention
    Interim Chair: Kacey Gregerson, kgregers@umn.edu
  • Hispanic Serving Institutions
    Interim Chair: Giovanna Tello, gitello@fiu.edu
  • Flipped Advising Community
    Interim Chair: Matt Williams, mwilliams@eng.ufl.edu

Please contact the Interim Chair's to help these groups get started by volunteering, networking, researching and organizing to support their permanent status as Advising Communities.