Journal Editorial Board

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Senior Editor: Tom Grites, Richard Stockton University

Copy Editor:  Nancy Vesta

Managing Editor, NACADA Executive Office liaison: Marsha A. Miller

Manuscript Reviewers:

  • Aaron Carlstrom, University of Wisconsin-Parkside (2016-2019)
  • Sarah Champlin-Scharff, Harvard University (2018-2021)
  • Ricci Clepper, Baylor University (2018-2021)
  • Margie Kiter Edwards, University of Delaware (2018-2021)
  • Trevor Francis, University of Arkansas (2017-2020)
  • Melissa Johnson, University of Florida (2017-2020)
  • Rhonda Dean Kyncl, University of Oklahoma (2018-2021)
  • Craig McGill, Florida International University (2016-2019)
  • Emily McIntosh, University of Bolton (UK) (2017-2020)
  • Karen Mottarella, University of Central Florida (2018-2021)
  • Brian A. Peters, North Carolina State University (2018-2021)
  • Andrew Puroway, University of Saint Thomas (2018-2021) 
  • Rich Robbins, Bucknell University (2016-2019)
  • Lisa Rubin, Kansas State University (2017-2020)
  • Matthew Rust, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (2016-2019)
  • Leslie A. Scott, Washington, DC (2017-2020)
  • Kiana Shiroma, University of Hawaii (2018-2021)
  • Dianne Timm, Eastern Illinois University (2018-2021)
  • Wendy Troxel, Kansas State University (2017-2020)
  • Mary Lee Vance, California State University Sacramento (2016-2019)
  • Nanci Wood, Austin Peay State University (2018-2021)

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In Memoriam

Dr. Leigh Shaffer (March 8, 1947-August 5, 2017)

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It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Dr. Leigh Shaffer after a brave battle with cancer. As a prolific scholar, caring mentor, longtime member of the NACADA Journal Editorial Board, and as co-editor from 2009-2016, Leigh significantly influenced the breadth and complexity of scholarship in academic advising. He will be deeply missed. Find a tribute to Leigh Shaffer and his work in NACADA Journal issue 37(2)


In Memoriam

Dr. Virginia N. Gordon (December 13, 1927 - November 21, 2017)

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Virginia N. Gordon, NACADA Journal Senior Editor, was a pioneer in the academic advising field. The highest award NACADA bestows, the Virginia N. Gordon Award for Excellence in Academic Advising, is named for this past NACADA president. Virginia authored and edited a variety of books in the field; her contributions shaped advisor practice in the area of career exploration with undecided students. NACADA Journal issue 39(2) (December 2019) will focus on Virginia's numerous contributions to our field and Higher Education.