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) 965-4539
Arizona State University Region Chair (2018-2020)
Kelly J. Medley Arizona State University Past Region Chair (2018-2019)
Chalece Nuttall Utah State University Awards Chair (2018-2020)
Kayla Armstrong-Alfstad Casper College 2-Year Wyoming Liaison (2016-2018)
Christina Anthony University of New Mexico 4-Year New Mexico Liaison (2017-2019)
Marcos Enriquez Arizona State University 4-Year Arizona Liaison (2017-2019)
Kaylee Roholt Utah State University 4-Year Utah Liaison (2017-2019)
Susan Scott New Mexico Military Institute 2-Year New Mexico Liaison (2017-2019)
Brandan Lowden 2-Year Colorado Liaison (2017-2019) Pikes Peak Community College
Niki Weight Utah State University, Technology Chair (2017-2019)
Anna Hegedus Metropolitan State University of Denver) 4-Year Colorado Liaison (2017-2019)
Stephanie Miller New Mexico State University Communications Chair (2017-2019)
Utah State University  Research and Scholarship Chair (2017-2019)

Region Conference Committee - 2019


Name Institution Position
Kelly J. Medley Arizona State University 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