Executive Board

2015-2017 GTAAN Executive Board

 

Wes Kirkbride
Wes Kirkbride
President
404.894.6200 jkirkbri@cc.gatech.edu
Role in Executive Board: Run GTAAN meetings, run montly Executive Board meetings, oversee the Advising Certificate Program, assist other officers and committee chairs with their projects, serve on various campus committees as Academic Advising representative, and communicate Advising concerns to the Vice-Provost's office.

 

Laura Dawson
VP of Assessment
404.385.3383 Laura.dawson@me.gatech.edu
Role in Executive Board: Responsible for understanding the needs and best practices of our advisors on campus. At each monthly GTAAN meeting the Vice President of Assessment conducts a survey focusing on a topic of importance to all advisors. To enhance the quality of advising across campus, the previous month's survey results are announced at the following month's GTAAN meeting. Results are also posted on the GTAAN website. Provides orientation and turns over all materials to successor.

 

Calla Talman‚Äč
Calla Talman
VP of Communications
404.385.1504 calla.talman@me.gatech.edu
Role in Executive Board: Communicate with GTAAN members regarding meetings and important campus events, advertise meetings and events, publish Advisor newsletter, assist with updating GTAAN website.

Brandon Pottebaum
Brandon Pottebaum
VP of Programs
bpottebaum@athletics.gatech.edu
Role in Executive Board: Responsible for coordinating plans and executes the programs for monthly GTAAN general meetings. Provides orientation and turns over all materials to successor.

 

Christen Steele
Christen Steele
VP of Records
(404) 385-3992 csteele@cc.gatech.edu
Role in Executive Board:Assure that regular GTAAN meetings are recorded and distributed to all GTAAN members, track attendance, record all Executive board meetings, create meeting agendas, and assist President with creation of other event materials.