SSCA Award Committees

To nominate someone for an SSCA Award, submit the required materials (see the SSCA Award Guidelines) so they are received by all members of the appropriate committee by December 5th.  Electronic submission is preferred, and current email addresses are provided below.

Dwight L. Freshley Outstanding New Teacher Award

Chair: Aubrey HuberUniversity of South Florida

Member: Caroline Sawyer, University of the South Carolina Beaufort

Member: Andrea Baldwin, University of Houston - Clear Lake

The John I. Sisco Excellence in Teaching Award 

Chair: Beth Crandell Goodier, College of Charleston

Member: Todd Lee Goen, Christopher Newport University

Member: Siobahn Stiles, Huntingdon College

Janice Hocker Rushing Early Career Research Award

Chair: Lindsey Aloia, University of Arkansas

Member: Jenny Crowley, University of Tennessee

Member: Jason Munsell, University of South Carolina - Aiken

Shawn Long Outreach Award

Chair: Holley Vaughn, University of North Texas

Member: Pat Wheaton, Georgia Southern University

Member: Lisa Corrigan, University of Arkansas

T. Earle Johnson – Edwin Paget Distinguished Service Award

Chair: Christopher McCollough, Columbus State University

Member: Robert Baron, Austin Peay State University

Member: Andre Johnson, University of Memphis

Michael M. Osborn Teacher-Scholar AwarD

Chair: Myria Allen, University of Arkansas

Member: Rick Cherwitz, University of Texas

Member: Antonio de Velasco, University of Memphis

Minority Recruitment and Retention Award 

Chair: Eletra Gilchrist-Petty

(Determined by the Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee)

Suzanne Osborn Community College Outstanding Educator Award

Chair: Brad BaileyMississippi Gulf Coast Community College 

Member: Laurie Metcalf, Blinn College 

Member: Nakia Welch, San Jacinto College

J. Donald Ragsdale Award for Mentoring

Chair: Myria Allen, University of Arkansas

Member: Sean Patrick O'Rourke, Sewanee: The University of the South

Member: Stephanie Schulte, University of Arkansas


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