Russ Hannah

President's Message


Greetings on behalf of the SACUBO Board of Directors! I am delighted to serve as SACUBO’s President and share with you our association’s strategic plan, goals, and activities for the coming year. SACUBO’s strategic plan is organized around four ideals: Innovate – Educate – Advocate – Lead. Our plan for 2016-2021 establishes goals, and these ideals and goals will drive our efforts and activities in 2019-2020.

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Upcoming Events

Drive-In Workshop

December 03 - 03, 2019

Furman University, Greenville, SC

Women's Leadership Forum

March 04 - 06, 2020

Renaissance New Orleans Arts Warehouse District Hotel, New Orleans, LA

Congratulations to SACUBO Members who were Recipients of NACUBO Awards!


2019 Distinguished Business Officer Award:
Bob Brown, senior vice president for finance and administration, University of North Texas.

2019 Service to NACUBO Award:
Ed Kania, vice president of business and finance and treasurer, Rollins College.

2019 Rodney H. Adams Endowment Management Award:
Elizabeth George, director of investments, North Carolina State University.

Call for Proposals for the Annual Meeting


The Call for Proposals for presentations for the Annual Meeting is open. Submissions with in-depth and practical treatments of topics relevant to higher education are welcome.

Submit your proposal by December 6.

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Call for Proposals for Best Practices


The Call for Proposals for Best Practices is now open. Finalist will be invited to showcase their “best practice” at the 2020 Annual Meeting in San Antonio.

Submit your proposal by November 15.

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Benchmarking Program - Data Collection Opens November 4

The SACUBO benchmarking program is now the ACUBO benchmarking program. All four regions (SACUBO, CACUBO, WACUBO, and EACUBO) – known as the “ACUBOs” – participated in the FY 2018 benchmarking program. This program is a customized on-demand peer benchmarking service. It provides for data collection, analysis, and reporting – all in one place. Users can create customized peer groups and filter reports to meet their needs. Best of all, it is FREE for SACUBO institutions. Data collection for FY 2019 opens November 4.

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Spotlight on Volunteers

Sara Brown

Research Constituent Committee

Kevin Edelblute

Board Member, Co-Chair of the Professional Development Committee

Brett Powell

Chair of the Small Institutions Constituent Committee, ACUBO Benchmarking Committee

Sara Thorndike

Comprehensive and Doctoral Constituent Committee