Get Involved!

CRA needs you! Get involved with the following committees to support our mission: 

  1. Awards:  We always need people to help select our award winners and recognize people in the field.  If you are interested in serving on the Awards Committee, please email Steve Malvaso at
  2. Convention Activities:  If you know you will be attending the 2016 Convention in Montreal and would like to help, we need people to review proposals, introduce presenters for our sponsored programs, and coordinate CRA convention events. If you would like to be involved with convention activities, please contact Lawrence Mrozek at
  3. Professional Development: James Archibald is coordinating our professional development opportunities including webinars and resouces to support the work and scholarship of our members.If have a presentation you would like considered for a webinar, please contact and James Archibald at
  4. Social Media: If you want to share a best practice from your campus or research findings with other members of our commission, please consider submitting that information to be shared among our social media sites.  Please submit your articles and submissions to Stormie Charles at
  5. Leadership: If you are interested in being a leader in the Commission, consider running for a Directorate position or becoming an assistant! To learn more about Directorate Leadership opportunities contact Thomas Julian at

Verify your CRA Membership!

If you are new to ACPA or have ever let your membership laspe, you have to sign up to receive member only correspondence from the Commission for Recreation and Athletics. Follow the simple steps below to verify your membership or sign up. 

  1. Log on to your Account
  2. Click "My Profile" in the upper right corner
  3. Click "My Involvement" and verify that Commission for Recreation and Athletics is listed.
  4. If not listed, click "Get More Involved" and select Commission for Recreation and Athletics.
  5. Click "Join Commission"