Professional Development

Professional Development

The Professional Development Committee is a working group within Student Affairs. Our mission is to connect Student Affairs employees to professional development opportunities at Carolina that align with the NASPA - Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education and ACPA - College Student Educators International professional competencies. 

NASPA & ACPA Professional Competencies

  • Personal and Ethical Foundations
  • Values, Philosophy, and History 
  • Assessment, Evaluation, and Research 
  • Law, Policy, and Governance 
  • Organizational and Human Resource
  • Leadership 
  • Social Justice and Inclusion 
  • Student Learning and Development 
  • Technology 
  • Advising and Supporting

Committee Members

  • Emily Gaspar, Office of the Dean of Students
  • Jacquelyn Gist, University Career Services
  • Reggie Hinton, Campus Recreation
  • Kate Kryder, Carolina Union
  • Brittany O'Malley, Student Wellness
  • Aisha Pridgen, Student Conduct
  • Bettina Shuford, Office of the Vice Chancellor
  • Mauricio Tavares, Information Technology
  • Megan Van Heiden, Carolina Housing
  • Audrey Walker, Fraternity and Sorority Life & Community Involvement