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ATHEN is a professional association and network for Access Technology in Higher Education. The purpose of ATHEN is to collect and disseminate best practices in access technology in the higher education environment as well as present a collective voice for the professional practice of access technology in higher education.

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Please contact us if you have any questions, comments, or feedback regarding the ATHEN organization. We will follow-up with you at the earliest opportunity.


Executive Council Members

The ATHEN Executive Council is composed of members of ATHEN. Positions are voted on once per year at the general ATHEN meetings at the Accessing Higher Ground Conference. Executive Council members serve for two calendar years and may be re-elected.

President: Jeff Bishop

Vice-President: RaLynn McGuire

Secretary: Vacant

Treasurer: Justin Romack

Members-at-Large: Tisha Marzewski and Joshua Hori

Membership Coordinator (not an elected position): Luz Espanola

Executive Director (not an elected position): Stephan Smith

ATHEN Quarterly Meeting Notes:

ATHEN Annual Meeting Minutes