Our Board of Directors and Advisory Council

Board of Directors

DEBORAH CURTIS
President, Indiana State University
Chair

 

 

Summer Webb
Interim Executive Director and COO, Community-Engaged Alliance
Executive Staff

 

GEOFFREY S. MEARNS
President, Ball State University
Board Member

NASSAR H. PAYDAR
Chancellor, IUPUI
Past Chair

 

 

AMANDA SMITH
Assistant Director,
Center for Urban and Regional Excellence,
Indiana University Northwest
Secretary

 

STEVEN COMBS
Chancellor, Ivy Tech Community College Columbus
Board Member

 


R
OBBY SLAUGHTER
Founder/Principal, AccelaWork
Board Member

Advisory Committee

The Advisory Committee is a group of highly experienced stakeholders representing a wide variety of partners. These representatives advise and/or support Community-Engaged Alliance related to programming, funding, and strategic direction. In addition, the committee members serve as advocates for Community-Engaged Alliance.

AMANDA SMITH
Assistant Director,
Center for Urban and Regional Excellence,
Indiana University Northwest
Advisory Council Chair, Board Member 

ADAM DEBECK
Director of Career Development,
Holy Cross College

MARIANNA FOULKROD
Director of the Center for Service-Learning
and Community Engagement,
University of Indianapolis

JOHN NOVAK
Assistant Vice Chancellor,
Office of Institutional Effectiveness and
Research – Indiana University Northwest

RON NICHOLSON
Professor of English –
Ivy Tech Lawrenceburg