Welcome to our 75th Annual Conference and Reverse College Day !
November 2-4, 2022


Hotel Viking
One Bellevue Ave.
Newport, RI 02840
Hotel: 401-847-3300
Reservations for NEACRAO

Schedule of Events 

Reverse College Day

Wednesday, November 2

7:30 AM Registration Opens

8-9 AM Breakfast

9-9:55 AM RCD
Salon A: Supporting Gender Identity, Melinda Cripps, Director of School Counseling 

10:05 AM-11AM RCD-
Salon B: Help Us Help You!, Marcus Williams Senior Admissions Counselor, Mount Wachusetts Community College, Kirsh Donis, Associate Director of Undergraduate Admissions, Worcester State University 

11AM-12:30 PM RCD College Fair

12:30 Lunch
1:00-2:00 RCD Keynote
4:30-6:30pm Annual Conference Welcome Reception

Annual Conference
Thursday, November 3
8-9 AM Breakfast

9-10 AM Session 1
Salon A: Admission Events - Jacklyn Haas, Director of Admission Salem State University
Salon B: Surviving the Sandwich Generation - Katie Walo, Registrar Massasoit Community College
Salon D: How One Stops Changed the Game - Bryan Boppert, Associate Director - Student Navigation Center, Salem State University
Salon E: Automating the Transfer Credit Process using Digital Process Automation - Joy Youngman, Product Manager - Higher Education, Process Maker

10:15-11:15 AM Session 2
Salon A:
Transfer Articulation - Evan Desatnick, Associate Director of Transfer Affairs Massasoit Community College
Stefanie Deprey, Assistant Director of Transfer Services
Bristol Community College
Salon B:  Building Bridges Between Registrar & Admissions - Alexander Wolniak, Registrar & Director of Technology Support Services Urban College of Boston
Kathleen Ehlers, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management and Financial Aid Urban College of Boston
Salon D: Are you Registration Ready? - Joseph Wolk, Registrar Bridgewater State University
Salon E: Clearinghouse Updates: Data-Driven Decision-making and Expanded Student Services - Sue Ledwell, Regional Director, Northeast, National Student Clearinghouse

11:30AM-12:30PM Session 3
Salon A:
Strategies for Graduate Enrollment Growth - Valerie Leclair, Executive Director of Undergraduate & Graduate Admissions, Rivier University
Salon B: Working & Managing in a Union Environment - Gregg Carar, President State University Organization of Administrative Faculty (SUOAF-AFSCME)
Salon D: Transformation of the Registrar's Office - Erin Mason, University Registrar Ball State University, Shonna Marshall, University Registrar Yale University, Dan O'Driscoll, University Registrar Roger Williams University
Salon E: Transfer to Completion! Combining Transferology & uAchieve to Accelerate Transfer Recruiting, Evaluation, and Graduation - Chris Starkey & John Panzica, CollegeSource

12:30-2PM Lunch/Business Meeting/Keynote Speaker

2:15-3:15 PM Session 4
Salon A:
  Matriculation & Graduation:  How Early College Yields Enrollment - Fagan Forhan, Dean for K-12 Partnerships and Civic Engagement Mount Wachusett Community College
Salon B:  Project Management and Tools
Salon D:  AACRAO Update - Ari Kaufman, Assistant Director of Project and Compliance Management
Berklee College of Music AACRAO Vice President for Finance
Salon E:  Integrating Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion into Curriculum: Supporting Faculty and Leveraging Software - Craig Canfield, EdD | Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion, CourseLeaf

3:30-4:30 PM Session 5
Salon B:  MASS Mentorship - Marcia Rosbury-Henne, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management Mount Wachusett Community College
Salon D:  FERPA Training - Megan Warfield, Registrar Mount Wachusett Community College, Holly Fitzpatrick, Associate Dean of Academic and Student Records Greenfield Community College
Salon E:  Integrate Your Academic Operations for Student Success - Maggie Pote, Coursedog

8-11 PM NEACRAO 75TH Diamond Jubilee Celebration (Flyer below)

Friday, November 4th

8-9 AM Breakfast

9:15 -10:15AM Session 6
Salon A: Aspen - AASCU Intensive: Transfer Student Success and Equity Intensive - Heather Adams, Senior Program Manager: Transfer, The Aspen Institute
Salon B:  Articulating your needs to Leadership - Mike Burke, Dean of Students, FAS Harvard University
Marcia Rosbury-Henne, Associate Vice President for Enrollment Management, Mount Wachusett Community College
Jordan Jones, Administrative Coordinator, Interdisciplinary Studies, Southern Connecticut State University
Salon D:  NCAA Division I Athletic Student Success - Janet Danylieko, Assistant Registrar for Academic Requirements and Transfer Credit University of Massachusetts Amherst, Cheyanne Gracia, NCAA Certification Specialist, University of Massachusetts Amherst

10:30-11:30 AM Session 7
Salon A: Admissions Roundtable
Salon B: Registrar Roundtable

Conference Rate and Fees

Reverse College Day & Annual Conference (Member) - $400
Annual Conference Only (Member) - $275
Reverse College Day Only (Member) - $175

Reverse College Day & Annual Conference (Non-Member) - $500
Annual Conference Only (Non-Member) - $400
Reverse College Day Only (Non-Member) - $250

Reverse College Day Only (Additional College Rep) - $25
Reverse College Day Only (HS Counselor) - $75
Annual Conference Only (Grad Student) - $100

Guest (Breakfast/Lunch/Welcome Reception Only) - $150
Non-Conference Attendee (Presenter ONLY) - $0

75th Anniversary Diamond Jubilee Celebration ONLY - $50


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Diamond Jubilee