2020-2021 Professional Development Committee

Committees run concurrently with EACE's fiscal year, July 1 - June 30. To view the 2019-2020 committee page, click here.

Committee Purpose/Mission:

Plans and coordinates activities and programs during the year to further the professional development and knowledge base of the membership.

Committee Roster:

Board Liaison
Laurent Troland, Director of Professional Development, Bridgewater State University
Professional Development Committee Co-Chairs

Mentoring Sub-Committee:
Shannon Conklin
The College of New Jersey

Webinars Sub-Committee:
Kayla Lauricella
Fordham University 
Continuing Education Sub-Committee: 
Cheresa Fewell
St. John's University Career Services 
(also Annual Conference Programming Co-Chair)
Mentoring Sub-Committee Members
1. Erin Lemons, Temple University 
2. Samantha Munsch, Temple University
3. Katie Snapp, Temple University
4. Alex Steele, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals (D&I rep)
Webinars Sub-Committee Members
1. Kate Darcy Hohenthal, Ed.D., University of Hartford (D&I rep)
2. Kathy Krause, DeSales University 
3. Stacy Kohler, Rutgers University
4. Dale Mclennan, Endicott College
5. Stacy Moore, Delaware Valley University
6. Aubree Robitzer, DeSales University 
Continuing Education (SHRM/HRCI Credits) Sub-Committee Members
1. Sue Atkins, Tufts University 
2. Ellen Burti, St. Joseph's College
3. Christopher Jones II, Davis & Elkins College
4. Beatrice Rice, Fordham University (D&I rep)

The committee should include one-two diversity and inclusion (D&I) focused members ensuring that D&I voices and concerns are heard and considered. These positions should be noted in the roster above once solidified and will also serve as a D&I representative working with the Director, D&I. 

Requirements of the Committee:

  • Coordinate regular webinars throughout the year related to mentorship and other industry-related content
  • Manages EACE's HRCI and SHRM credits
  • Manages the Mentor Program, which includes regular webinars, an in person mentor meet up at the conference to facilitate connections and organizing mentor notations in the member directory
  • Hold monthly meetings, work toward goals, report to board
  • Review web-pages related to the committee's activities and work with HQ to make sure they are accurate throughout the year
  • Responsible for ensuring all committee-related dates and deadlines are added to the EACE Master Calendar 

Click here to view the complete committee charter and resources.

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