Connect with the Regional Leadership Team members below to find out more about regional-specific involvement.


Regional Director
Wendy Denman
University of North Texas
Phone: 940-565-4804
Student Involvement Coordinator
Laura Bates
Truman State University
Phone: 660-785-4186
Student Member
Neil Bourgeois
Missouri State University
Communications Coordinator
Alisha Cahue
University of Texas–Austin
Inclusivity Coordinator
William Edmond
Rice University
Phone: 713-348-2681
2019 Regional Conference Coordinator
Kristen Ernst
Rice University
Phone: 713-348-2221
Educational Programs Coordinator
Katie Knetzer
Webster University
Phone: 314-968-6978
Membership Experience Coordinator
Ruben Mercado
University of Texas–San Antonio
Phone: 210-458-6882
Awards & Scholarships Coordinator
Bailee Myers
University of Kansas
Volunteer Coordinator
Ricardo Reyes
Texas A&M University–Corpus Christi
Phone: 361-825-5205
Business Manager
Katherine Romero
Texas State University
Phone: 512-245-3463
2020 Regional Conference Coordinator
Audrey Taggart-Kagdis
Kansas State University
Phone: 785-532-7202
Communications Coordinator
Cassidy Sansone
University of Texas–Austin