Dr. Morse serves NASPA as Director for Policy Research and Advocacy. In this role, he directs the Association's federal policy portfolio and has been involved in analysis and advocacy efforts related to the FLSA overtime rules.
Dr. Harrington is the associate vice president and chief human resources officer at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Kim has 25 years of student life experience in higher education and has worked at Georgia State University, the University at Buffalo, and the State University of New York at Fredonia. Kim is a member and past president of the Association of College Unions International (ACUI).
Yvette Kell, known as Vetty, is the Director Campus Recreation at the University of Missouri–St. Louis. Yvette has been a member of NIRSA since 1995, served on numerous committees, and is a member of the NIRSA School of Collegiate Recreation faculty.
Veronica Riepe, PhD, is Director of Student Involvement at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln where she has been since 2010. She previously served as Director of the Rogalski Center and Student Activities at St. Ambrose University in Iowa, as a Residence Hall Director at Emporia State University in Kansas and the Assistant Director of Student Services at William Penn University in Iowa. She has been an active member of both NACA and NASPA. Veronica earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Loras College, her Masters of Arts degree from Emporia State University, and her PhD in Higher Education Administration from Illinois State University.
Dr. MacDonald is the Executive Director of Housing & Residence Life at West Virginia University. In addition, Chris serves as Chair of the Public Policy Advocacy Committee at ACUHO-I
Dr. Paterson is Interim Vice President for Student Affairs at Illinois State University. In addition to proactively anticipating changes that the FLSA rules might bring to campus, Brent has been involved in the analysis and advocacy surrounding the proposed rules.