Leadership Directory - Region 10

Region 10 is comprised of members from academic institutions in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming.
News from state organizations will be posted, so please browse through Region 10 website to see updates. You will find links to the state organizations, professional development conferences, resources and grants. Please see our bylaws below for information on structure, vision and goals of NACADA Region 10.

Region Chair & Steering Committee

Name Institution Position
Carita Harrell
(480) 727-6137
Arizona State University Region 10 Chair (2018-2020)
Kelly J. Medley University of Florida Past Region 10 Chair (2018-2019)
Shalece Nuttall Utah State University Awards Chair (2018-2020)
Jennifer Lucero University of New Mexico Communications Chair (2018-2020)
Felicia Toliver Yavapai College Diversity Chair (2018-2020)
Ally Marringa University of Utah Mentoring Program Chair (2018-2020)
Laura Novotny University of Arizona Research & Scholarship Chair (2018-2020)
Brittni Strickland Weber State University Technology Chair (2018-2020)
Marcos Enriquez Arizona State University 4-Year Arizona Liaison (2017-2019)
Sarah Banner Mesa Community College 2-Year Arizona Liaison (2017-2019)
Elise Ross Colorado State University 4-Year Colorado Liaison (2017-2019)
Brandan Lowden Pikes Peak Community College 2-Year Colorado Liaison (2017-2019)
Christina Anthony University of New Mexico 4-Year New Mexico Liaison (2017-2019)
Susan Scott New Mexico Military Institute 2-Year New Mexico Liaison (2017-2019)
Kaylee Roholt Utah State University 4-Year Utah Liaison (2017-2019)
Rebecca Berrett Salt Lake Community College 2-Year Utah Liaison (2017-2019)
Charlette Lessenger University of Wyoming 4-Year Wyoming Liaison (2017-2019)
Karen St. Clair Sheridan College 2-Year Wyoming Liaison (2017-2019)
Sarah Maddox Colorado State University 2020 Conference Co-Chair
Amy Quinn-Sparks Colorado State University 2020 Conference Co-Chair

Region Conference Committee - 2019

Name Institution Position
Kelly J. Medley University of Florida Conference Co-Chair 
Cheri Souza Kapi'olani Community College Conference Co-Chair 
Leeward Community College Conference Co-Chair
Lauren Prepose-Forsen University of Hawaii-Honolulu Keynote and Pre-Conference Chair 
Amy Amper Leeward Community College Concurrent Sessions
Daniel Jensen Weber State University Concurrent Sessions 
Heather Takamatsu Leeward Community College Concurrent Sessions 
Kaylee Roholt Utah State University Poster Sessions 
Shalece Nuttall Utah Valley University Evaluation Committee
Kalei Ruiz Leeward Community College Evaluation Committee
Heather Takamatsu Leeward Community College Evaluation Committee
Melissa Jones University of Hawaii-Manoa Registration Committee
Meghan Paquette Yavapai College Conference Program
Kristy Yoshikawa University of Hawaii Conference Program
Reid Kuioka University of Hawaii-Manoa Technology
Rikki Mitsunaga University of Hawaii-Manoa Volunteer 
Alyssa Kapaona University of Hawaii-Manoa Wellness
Kealohi Perry University of Hawaii-West Oahu Location and Food
Kelly Medley Arizona State University Donations and Exhibits
Shannon Sakaue Kapi'olani Community College Donations and Exhibits 
Leona Anthony University of Hawaii-Manoa Marketing and Promotion
Elise Ross Colorado State University Marketing and Promotion
Honolulu Community College Social Events and Entertainment

Region 10 Operating Principles

Mission and Purpose

NACADA Mission: NACADA promotes student success by advancing the field of academic advising globally. We provide opportunities for professional development, networking and leadership for our diverse membership.

The Purpose of the Region: The Region’s purpose is to support NACADA’s mission by facilitating professional development activities, networking opportunities, leadership development, and member recruitment and service for the membership within their geographic area.

The regions propose activities to support academic advisors, faculty advisors and advising administrators within their geographic regions. Region members conduct annual region conferences, state, province or area drive-ins, promote NACADA membership and develop programs which fit the needs of their specific region.

Region Chairs, working with their steering committees, lead the functions of the regions. The following operating principles outline the responsibilities of the Region Steering Committee in accomplishing the work of the region and supporting NACADA’s mission.  

Here is a complete set of the Region 10 Operating Principles