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A Message From Martha Glass

Martha Glass, Ph.D. serves Virginia Tech Student Affairs as the Assistant Vice President for Administration. She works with leaders in communications, human resources, information technology, and assessment and professional development. She is an affiliated faculty member in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies, where she created and taught a two-course sequence in assessment for many years. In her more than 20-year career in higher education, Martha has led efforts in assessment, professional development, health education, sexual assault and violence prevention. Martha’s professional home is ACPA, serving this organization in a number of ways: representative to CAS, chair of the Commission on Assessment and Evaluation, and a member of the ACPA/NASPA Professional Competences Rubric Task Force. She has been instrumental in the Assessment Institute, serving as chair in 2017, and faculty member for seven years. Martha is the 2020 recipient of the Wise Woman Award from the Coalition for Women’s Identities. Martha is a frequent presenter at professional conferences and has co-authored a number of publications. Martha earned a Ph.D. in Educational Leadership and Policy Studies and a M.S. in Sociology from Virginia Tech. She has a M.S. in Counselor Education and a bachelor’s degree in Sociology from Radford University.
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In Support of ACPA Foundation

Founded in 1994 during the presidency of Charles Schroeder, the purpose of the ACPA Educational Leadership Foundation (501c3 non-profit organization) is “to enhance the student affairs profession and to generate and disseminate knowledge of college students at all levels within higher education” (Article Three of the Articles of Incorporation). The organization is now known as the ACPA Foundation to more concisely communicate its role as the fundraising arm of ACPA College Student Educators International.

The Mission - The ACPA Foundation exists to support the priorities and activities of ACPA by raising funds and developing resources that help the Association fulfill its mission. 

The Vision - The ACPA Foundation will develop sufficient assets to effectively and sustainably fund ACPA’s efforts to provide excellent professional development opportunities to members, advance knowledge in the field, and support the transformative effect of education in the lives of college students.

In order to fulfill its purpose and mission, the Foundation invites members and non-members alike to provide philanthropic support for ACPA's vital initiatives involving research, scholarship, professional development and leadership program.