March 2022

In this issue:

NACTA 2022 Officer Voting Opens Soon
Register for #NACTA22 Early and Save $75!
Upcoming Events & Deadlines
New NACTA Members
Renew or Become a New NACTA Member


NACTA 2022 Officer Voting Opens Soon
Voting for the offices of President-Elect, Canadian Regional Director, Central Regional Director and Judging Conference Director opens this week. Members are encouraged to consider the slate of candidates before ballots go out on Wednesday. Members of NACTA are asked to review the candidates' qualifications listed on the NACTA website reached via the link below and to thoughtfully consider the course each candidate would take to achieve our NACTA goals as discussed in their respective personal statements. On March 16, 2022 the electronic ballot from Association Voting will be activated and voting instructions will be emailed to you.

View the slate of candidates here.


Register for #NACTA22 Early and Save $75!
Registration for the 2022 NACTA Conference, to be held June 20-24, 2022 is still open. At this annual meeting of the North American Colleges and Teachers of Agriculture (NACTA) you will be able to connect with and learn from others who share the same passion for the improvement of teaching and learning in agriculture, food and natural resources. The annual NACTA conference will provide you with new teaching techniques, ideas and resources. It is also one of the best professional development activities for networking with other teaching professionals where the common discipline is “teaching.”

Register by April 15 to save $75!
Everyone registering for the in-person event by the early bird deadline of April 15 will save big! Registration for the in-person conference includes your choice of workshops, live poster and oral presentations, networking sessions, tours, annual award presentations and the annual business meeting. Some events, like the poster and oral presentations, will be presented on demand and available for 60 days after the meeting. Please note that you will need to register and be signed in to view any conference events or presentations.

Additional meeting details and registration can be found at


Upcoming Events & Deadlines
NACTA Judging Conference
March 30 - April 2, 2022
North Platte, NE

TBLC Virtual Annual Conference
April 12-13, 19-20, 2022


New NACTA Members

NACTA had 20 new members in the last month. We hope you will join us in welcoming them!

Blake Colclasure - Doane University Jaelene Loor Suche - The Ohio State University
Caitlin Cooper - University of Arkansas Jessica Myschisin - The Pennsylvania State University
Lindsey Freeman - University of Wyoming Morgan Orem - Texas A&M University
Romelia Gonzales - Tarleton State University Elizabeth Ragland - Purdue University
Annel Greene - Clemson University Bala Rathinasapathi - University of Florida
Kelsey Greub - Kansas State University Namah Chiamo Taku-Forchu - Iowa State University
Clare Hancock - Auburn University Jonathan Watson - University of Florida
Alyssa Johnson Rohr - University of Arkansas Paige Williams - Tarleton State University
Lisa King - Olds College Cheryl Wright - Arkansas State University
Fernanda Krupek - University of Nebraska-Lincoln Sarah Zerger - Kansas State University

Renew or Become a New NACTA Member

NACTA is the largest professional development organization that focuses specifically on the scholarship of teaching and learning in agriculture, food and natural resources.

Need to renew your membership? Want to invite a colleague to join? Want to change your membership status? Visit the membership page here.

We appreciate your NACTA membership!