The National Association for Campus Activities (NACA) recently elected Edie McCracken, director of the Memorial Union at Fort Hays State University, to its board of directors. McCracken has worked in campus activities for 15 years.
Prior to her current role at the university, McCracken held the position of assistant director of the union.
Active in NACA, she has served as institute series coordinator, institute facilitator, central region conference logistics coordinator and other leadership roles. She has presented several educational sessions during NACA regional conferences and national conventions. McCracken has also been published in "Campus Activities Programming," NACA’s award-winning publication, and has been honored numerous times for her accomplishments in student activities.
She is also actively involved with other professional organizations, including the Association of College Unions International, the Association of Student Personnel Administrators and the National Association for College Auxiliary Services.
McCracken holds a Bachelor of Science degree from East Central University, Ada, Okla., and a master’s degree in higher education administration from the University of Arkansas, Fayetteville.
Established in 1960, the National Association for Campus Activities is the recognized leader in higher education for providing members with innovative practices and access to programs that support campus engagement. NACA offers a variety of events, educational institutes, publications and networking opportunities for colleges and universities across the country. The association's programs focus on program planning, risk management, multicultural education, concert management, student and professional leadership development, student government and more.
For more information on NACA, visit www.naca.org.