2020 NASPA Annual Conference

Growing on the Path to Success (GPS): Defining the Next 15 Years of the African American Women’s Summit

PC 23

This interactive small and large group experience will guide entry-, mid-, and senior-level Black women student affairs professionals and paraprofessionals on a journey to develop strategies critical for growth, personal well-being, and professional success in the field of student affairs in the next decade and beyond. Participants will be exposed to a variety of panel presentations and engage in dialogue designed to prepare them to navigate various aspects of their experience as Black women student affairs professionals.

Additional registration required

Monday, March 30
9:00 am to 4:00 pm


LA Convention Center

Presented by

Rhonda Lovelace, Dean of Students, Philander Smith College
Nicole West, Assistant Professor, Missouri State University
Bettina Shuford, Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Carmen Taylor, Vice President for Student Affairs, California State University-Long Beach
Nicole West, Assistant Director, University of South Florida-Main Campus
Crasha Townsend, Director, Inclusion and Engagement, Washington and Lee University
Danielle Davis, Director of Leadership Engagement & Development, Texas A & M University-Commerce
Bernadette Buchanan, Associate Dean of Students, Texas Lutheran University
Danita Brown Young, Vice President for Student Affairs and Dean of Students, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign