History

This page serves as a collection of the Region's history and past major events. This collection will attempt to help create a repository for members of the Region to see what we have done and what we still need to do. Feel free to peruse and let us know if we are missing something or there is something that you would like to see!

Past Regional Director's/Regional Vice Presidents

Past Regional Conferences

2014 Annual Conference

Past Regional Directors/Regional Vice Presidents

Term Name Position During Term Institution During Term
1968 - 1969 Preston Parr Dean and Vice President for Student Affairs Lehigh University
1970 - 1971 Hadley "Stretch" DePuy Associate Dean Hamilton College
1972 (partial term served due to job change James Lyons Dean of Students Haverford College
1972 Richard Siggelkow Vice President for Student Affairs SUNY Buffalo
1973 - 1974 Frank B. Williams Dean of Students Gettysburg College
1975 - 1976 Dr. Lenora Cole Vice President, Student Life American University
1977 - 1978 Frederick Dobens Associate Dean of Students Colgate University
1979 - 1980 Richard J. Correnti Vice President for Student Affairs Ithaca College
1981 - 1982 Raymond "Ray" P. Heath Vice President for Student Affairs La Salle College
1983 (partial term served due to job change) Dudley "Doug" B. Woodward Vice President for Student Services SUNY Binghamton
1983 - 1984 Thomas E. Miller Dean of Students Canisius College
1985 - 1986 Leonard "Len" S. Goldberg Dean of Educational Services Dickinson College
1987 - 1988 Marsha Duncan **** ****
1988 - 1990 William "Bill" V. Larkin Dean of Students Widener University
1991 - 1992 Carmen G. Neuberger Dean of Educational Services and Student Affairs Dickinson College
1995 - 1997 Karen L. Pennington Vice President for Student and Campus Life SUNY Geneseo
1997 - 1999 Jan Walbert
1999 - 2001 Linda Kuk Vice President for Student Affairs Rochester Institute of Technology
2001 - 2003 Dennis Murphy Assistant Dean of the College Gettysburg College
2003 - 2005 Susan Ebbs Senior Vice President for Student Life St. John's University
2005 - 2007 Bette Simmons Vice President of Student Development and Enrollment Management County College of Morris
2007 Charlie Fey Vice President for Student Affairs University of Maryland, Baltimore County
2008 - 2009 Helen Matusow-Ayres Vice President for Student Affairs Pratt Institute
2009 J. D. Carpenter Vice President for Student Affairs West Liberty State College
2010 - 2012 Laura Wankel Vice President for Student Affairs Seton Hall University
2012 - 2015 Deb Moriarty Vice President for Student Affairs Towson University
2015 - 2017 Kathy Woughter Vice President for Student Affairs Alfred University

Past Regional Conferences

Year Location
1985 Downingtown Inn Resort, Downington, PA
1986 Concord Resort Hotel, Kiamesha Lake, NY
1987 Pocono Manor Resort, Pocono Manor, PA
1988 Lancaster Golf Resort and Conference Center, Lancaster, PA
1989 Fallsview Resort, Ellenville, NY
1990 Shawnee Inn, Shawnee on the Delaware, PA
1991 Split Rock Lodge, Lake Harmony, PA
1992 Split Rock Lodge, Lake Harmony, PA
1994 Seasons Resort, McAfee, NJ
1995 Hershey Lodge and Convention Center
1997 Buffalo, NY
2007 Albany, NY
2008 Pittsburgh, PA
2013 John Jay College of Criminal Justice, CUNY, New York, NY

2014 Annual Conference

The STockton Seaview Resort, Galloway NJ

The 2014 annual conference took place at the Stockton Seaview Resort in Galloway, New Jersey. 

Committee Members

Conference Chair

Christopher Conzen, Suffolk County Community College

Hotel Liason

Kevin Conn, Stony Brook University

Education Programs Coordinators

Andrew Erdmann, Georgetown University

Joe Ginese, CUNY-BMCC

On-Site Logistics Coordinators

Cheretta J Robson, St. Francis College

Tara Morlando-Zurlo, Montclair State University

Marketing and Promotions Coordinator

Heather Black, Chatham University

New Professional and Graduate Student Pre-Conference Co-Coordinators

Tiffany Onorato, John Jay College of Criminal Justice

Tara Leigh Sands, Delaware Valley College

 Social Media Coordinator

Sue Caufield, Hofstra North Shore - LIJ School of Medicine at Hofstra University

Corporate Relations

Christopher Holand, Purchase College, SUNY

Registration Coordinator and 2015 Conference Chair

Jodi Bailey, New York University

Entertainment Coordinators

Jess Ettell, Hobart and William Smith Colleges

Ryan Keytack, University of Pennsylvania

Featured Speakers Coordinator

Avani Rana, The College of New Jersey

Administrative Coordinator

Kerry Heckman, Syracuse University 

Local Arrangements Coordinator

Bryan Dunphy-Culp, The College of New Jersey

Education Programs Evaluation Coordinator

Clarence L. McNeill, SUNY Albany

Volunteer Coordinator

Gretchen Osterman, Bloomsburg University

Program booklet from the 2014 conference can be found here.