Spotlight on Volunteers


     
      David Browning

      Vice President of Finance and Administration
      Salem Academy and College

        Number of Years in Higher Education: 22

Involvement with SACUBO: I have regularly attended the Fall Workshops. I presented at the Fall Workshop in 2019 and at some earlier meetings. I currently serve on the Audit Committee.

Working in Higher Education: Every day brings new challenges! I like seeing the positive impact on people and communities.

When I am Not Working: I enjoy being outdoors hiking, fishing, canoeing, and cycling, and I enjoy spending time with family.

Decision to Volunteer with SACUBO: Higher education professional networks provide important support in meeting daily challenges and ideas to manage our business enterprises.  SACUBO provides valuable support in building these networks.

 

 


Allyson Easterwood

Vice President for Finance and Administration
University of Southern Mississippi

Number of Years in Higher Education: 30

Involvement with SACUBO: I have been attending SACUBO conferences and workshops for almost 20 years. I have been a co-presenter, hosted drive-in workshops, and am currently serving on the Research Universities Constituent Committee, representing the State of Mississippi.

Working in Higher Education: I enjoy the opportunity to be a part of a transformative journey for students. There is a sense of purpose in knowing that we are shaping the leaders and professionals of tomorrow, and it is a privilege to play a role in that process.

When I am Not Working: I am very involved in the USTA adult tennis league. I love to attend Southern Miss athletic events and cheer for the Golden Eagles. I also enjoy family time, especially with my two precious grandchildren Braxton (9) and Sophie (7).

Decision to Volunteer with SACUBO: The professional development and networking opportunities led to my initial involvement in SACUBO. The conferences and workshops give an opportunity for colleagues to come together to discuss shared challenges, to learn about current issues, and to build friendships that are invaluable. I highly recommend volunteering so that you can maximize your experience and make lasting connections with professionals in our field.

 



Kevin Robinson

Vice President for Institutional Compliance and Security
Auburn University

Number of Years in Higher Education: 34

Involvement with SACUBO: I have been a regular presenter at SACUBO for the past 20 years or so.  I am a member of the Audit Committee.

Working in Higher Education: What I like best about working in higher education is the camaraderie of our industry.

When I am Not Working: I enjoy running and exercise. 

Decision to Volunteer with SACUBO: Relationships made with so many people over the years has been a great benefit of volunteering with SACUBO.

 



Chris Sherbesman

Associate Vice Chancellor of Finance and Administration
University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

Number of Years in Higher Education: 16

Involvement with SACUBO: I joined the Comprehensive and Doctoral Constituent Committee last year. I have attended annual conferences and workshops for the past 7 years, and I also attended CBMI.

Working in Higher Education: What I like best about working in higher education is getting to see the impact we can make on the lives of our students.

When I am Not Working: I enjoy attending our children’s extracurricular activities of baseball, softball and scouts. I also enjoy spending time on the lake.

Decision to Volunteer with SACUBO: SACUBO has been a great learning and social experience. Getting to collaborate with peers across the south has been very beneficial and I wanted to get more involved to help out.

 

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