Past Leadership

Many amazing colleagues have called the Commission for Administrative Leadership their professional home within ACPA. We honor their service and are thankful for all they contributed. Here is the list of colleagues who have served as Chair of the Commission for Administrative Leadership. 

Name; Institution at time of service, if known
(Page under revision; Please send suggested corrections and additions to the Commission)

Gwen Schimek-Tischler (2018-2020); Cornell College (Iowa, USA)

Tricia Schwery Smith (2016-2018); Virginia Tech (Virginia, USA)

Francy Magee (2014-2016); New York Institute of Technology (New York, USA)

Melinda S. Farmer (2012-2014); American Campus Communities (Texas, USA)

Timothy W. Gordon (2010-2012); Northwestern University (Illinois, USA)

Kent Sampson (2008-2010); Oklahoma State University (Oklahoma, USA)

Laura Bayless (2006-2008); St. Mary's College of Maryland (Maryland, USA)

Steven C. Sutton (2004-2006); University of California Berkley (California, USA)

Carla E. Jones (1998-2000); Kansas State University (Kansas, USA)

Tom Jackson, Jr (1996-1998); ACPA President (2009-2010)

Deborrah Hebert (1994-1996); Angelo State University

Jean Paratore (1990-1992); Southern Illinois University Carbondale (Illinois, USA); ACPA President (1998-1999)