Ivy Tech Community College Administrator Elected to the Board of Directors Of NACAC

Brandy Candler, assistant director of admission at Ivy Tech Community College in Terre Haute, IN, was elected coordinator of the Presidents Council and board director of the National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) at the organization's 69th National Conference in Toronto. Nearly 5,000 admission counseling professionals gathered Sept. 19-21, 2013, for the group's first international meeting to discuss counseling trends, research and programming and to elect new members to its 15-member board.

Candler has been a member of NACAC since 1998 and will serve a three-year presidential term for the Indiana Association for College Admission Counseling (IACAC), one of NACAC’s 23 affiliates. She is a delegate to the NACAC Assembly and a member of the IACAC Professional Development Committee and IACAC Congress. As assistant admission director at Ivy Tech, she recruits students at 17 Indiana high schools and 5 high schools in Illinois, coordinating campus visits and events/competitions for local middle and high school students.

Candler formerly worked as an admission counselor at Indiana State University, where she earned a bachelor of science degree in communications studies.

For more information, contact Shanda Ivory at sivory@nacacnet.org or Kristen Garman at kgarman@nacacnet.org.