Professional Development Committee

The Professional Development Committee plans and coordinates activities designed to enrich the professional growth and knowledge of its members.

Continuing Education



SoACE is an NBCC-Approved Continuing Education Provider (ACEPTM) and may offer NBCC-approved clock hours for events (or programs) that meet NBCC requirements. Sessions (or programs) for which NBCC-approved clock hours will be awarded are identified in the program bulletin (or in the catalogue or Web site). The ACEP is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.




SoACE is an HRCI approved Continuing Education Provider and may offer HRCI approved clock hours for events or programs that meet HRCI requirements. 

The use of this seal is not an endorsement by HR certification Institute of the quality of the program. It means that this program has met HR Certification Institute's criteria to be pre-approved for recertification credit.

Get Involved

The Professional Development Committee welcomes new members! Participating on this committee can be a very rewarding experience-work with other career services professionals from around the region.

Jill Boatright – Director, SoACE Board
Loyola University New Orleans
 [email protected]edu

Heidi Gilbert – Scholarship and Fellowship Chair
Virginia Tech
[email protected]

Kim Satz – 2020 Employer Relations Summit Chair
Texas Christian University
[email protected]

Bethany Ferrell – Emerging Leaders & Masters Series Chair
Texas A&M University Commerce
[email protected]


Contact the SoACE Office or Professional Development Chair