Academy of Community Engagement Scholarship (ACES)

2017 Inductees

Burton A. Bargerstock

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Michigan State University

Burton Bargerstock is Director of the National Collaborative for the Study of University Engagement, Director of Communication and Information…

Katy Campbell

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University of Alberta

Served as the Dean of the Faculty of Extension at the University of Alberta since 2009. Before that she was Interim Dean (2007-2009), Associate Dean…

Jeri Childers

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University of Technology Sydney

Jeri Childers created The Engagement Academy for University Leaders that was offered by Virginia Tech's Center for Organizational and…

Ellis B. Cowling

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North Carolina State University

A forest biologist at North Carolina State University, Ellis became a world leader in environmental research. He was elected to membership in the…

David Cox

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University of Memphis

Executive Assistant to the President, Professor. Dr. Cox holds the rank of Professor in the Division of Public Administration and serves as Executive…

Nancy K. Franz

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Iowa State University

Associate Dean for Extension and Outreach for Families and 4-H Youth in the College of Human Sciences, Director of Extension and Outreach to…

Philip A. Greasley

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University of Kentucky

Greasley, a UK administrator and English faculty member for 30 years, was formerly dean of University Extension, overseeing academic outreach…

Budd Hall

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University of Victoria

Budd Hall, Professor of Community Development, first coined the term "participatory research" while working in Tanzania in the early…

Lyla E. Houglum

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Oregon State University

Dr. Houglum served as Dean and Director of the Oregon State University Extension Service for almost 10 years, providing leadership for about 600…

Audrey J. Jaeger

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North Carolina State University

Dr. Audrey J. Jaeger is a Professor of Higher Education and Alumni Distinguished Graduate Professor. She directs the National Initiative for…

Trish Kalivoda

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University of Georgia

Dr. Trish Kalivoda served as Senior Associate Vice President for Public Service and Outreach, University of Georgia, prior to retirement. As part of…

Teresa Mangum

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University of Iowa

Teresa Mangum is Associate Professor of English and Director of the Obermann Center for Advanced Studies at the University of Iowa. She serves on the…

Michael V. Martin

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Florida Gulf Coast University

Michael V. Martin serves as President of Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU). The Florida Gulf Coast University Board of Trustees unanimously…

Roger Rennekamp

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Ohio State University

Roger Rennekamp became the 12th director of Ohio State University Extension on January 4, 2016. Roger comes to Ohio State from Oregon State…

Scott J. Peters

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Cornell University

Situated in the newly emerging interdisciplinary field of “civic studies,” Peters centers his work as a scholar and educator on the…

Mary Evans Sias

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Kentucky State University

In February 2004, Mary Evans Sias was named President of Kentucky State University after serving eight years as Senior Vice President for Student…

Craig D. Weidemann

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Pennsylvania Sate University

Craig Weidemann served as Penn State University's Vice President for Outreach, 2003-2016. In this position he oversaw the University's…

Jim Zuiches

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North Carolina State University

Dr. Zuiches has worked primarily for and on behalf of non-profit organizations and am committed to support efforts to establish sustainable…