Stan Sweeney (he/him/his) grew up in a military family that originally hails from Tennessee and the Philippines. He currently serves as the Director of Highsmith Student Union and Student Activities at the University of North Carolina at Asheville. In this role he has overall responsibility for providing leadership and direction of the student involvement area for the campus and the student union building. Stan has 19 years of experience of working in higher education having worked at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Missouri Western State University, Indiana University, and Missouri State University. In his career, he has been involved with various associations from ACPA, NASPA, the National Association for Campus Activities, and the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors. Stan is currently serving as the 2017 Conference Chair for the North Carolina College Personnel Association and is also on the National Volunteer Development Team for Association of College Unions International.
M.S.Ed. College Student Personnel, Eastern Illinois University
B.S. Public Relations, University of Central Missouri