WCET State Authorization Network Rendezvous with Regulators

Savannah, GA

Who should attend?

The Rendezvous is exclusively for SAN members. The Rendezvous is designed for those who are performing the work of state authorization for their institution in multiple states. You do not have to be registered at the NASASPS Annual Conference to attend the SAN Rendezvous.

Register Here for The Rendezvous with Regulators!

Agenda

View draft agenda here!

April 28: Starts at 1pm, ends at 6pm
April 29: Starts at 8am, ends at 4pm

The first day will be dedicated to meeting and working with state regulators; the second day will include a joint session with NASASPS as well engaging SAN members on a variety of topics, such as: professional licensure, renewals, and sharing best practices.

The agenda will be updated as speakers and regulators participating in the session are confirmed.

Costs

The Rendezvous is free to WCET SAN members. It is not open to those who are not WCET SAN members.

Registration

Registration closes April 15, 2015.

Regulators Participating in this Session

Arizona
Teri Stanfill
Executive Director,
Arizona State Board for Private Postsecondary Education

Arkansas
Brenda Germann
Director,
Arkansas State Board of Private Career Education

California
Joanne Wenzel
Bureau Chief,
Bureau for Private Postsecondary Education

Colorado
Heather DeLange
Academic Policy Officer,
Colorado Department of Higher Education

Florida
Sam Ferguson
Executive Director,
Commission for Indepedent Education

Kansas
Jacqueline Johnson
Director of Private Postsecondary and Out-of-State Education,
Kansas Board of Regents

Maryland
Monica Wheatley
Acting Associate Director - Collegiate Affairs,
Maryland Higher Education Commission

Minnesota
George Roedler, Jr.
Manager, Institutional Registration & Licensing,
Minnesota Office of Higher Education

North Dakota
Tanya Spilovoy
Director, Distance Education and State Authorization,
North Dakota University System

Ohio
John Ware
Executive Director,
Ohio State Board of Career Colleges and Schools

South Carolina
Renea H. Eshleman
Program Manager,
Academic Affairs and Licensing

South Carolina Commission on Higher Education

Tennessee
Stephanie Bellard Chase
Associate Executive Director for DPSA
Tennessee Higher Education Commission

Washington
Michael Ball
Associate Director,
Degree Authorization & State Approving Agency for Veterans Education and Training

Washington Student Achievement Council

Washington D.C.
Angela H. Lee
Executive Director,
Education Licensure Commission

Postsecondary Education

Office of the State Superintendent of Education (OSSE)

Government of the District of Columbia

 

Where and When

The Rendezvous will be held in conjunction with NASASPS (the national conference for state regulators) so that you have the opportunity to engage with several state regulators:

WCET State Authorization Network Rendezvous with Regulators
April 28-29, 2015
Savannah, Georgia

We recommend that you consider the NASASPS Annual Conference. Attending that conference requires a separate registration. SAN does not cover the registration fee if you plan to attend that event.

NASASPS Annual Conference
April 26-29, 2015
Savannah, Georgia

Hotel Information:
Hilton Desoto
15 East Liberty St.
Savannah Georgia 31401
912-232-9000

The special WCET rate at the Hilton is $129+/night (includes wireless internet). You must book your room by April 6, 2015 to guarantee this rate, based on availability. Please book your room at the conference hotel by calling 1-877-280-0751 and mention the group name "WCET."

Questions?

Please contact Marianne Boeke at 303-497-0357.