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WEB MAGAZINE EDITOR

WEB MAGAZINE EDITOR

Melanie Reinersman, M.A.

NCDA Website Editor
NCDA Web Magazine
Email: webeditor@ncda.org

CO-ASSOCIATE EDITORS, FEATURE ARTICLE

CO-ASSOCIATE EDITORS, FEATURE ARTICLE

Marty Apodaca, MA, LPCC, CCC, NCC

Senior Counselor, UNM Student Health and Counseling
University of New Mexico
Email: rapodaca@unm.edu

CO-ASSOCIATE EDITORS, FEATURE ARTICLE

CO-ASSOCIATE EDITORS, FEATURE ARTICLE

Melissa Venable, Ph.D.

HigherEducation.com
Beaufort, SC
Email: melissa.a.venable@gmail.com

CO-ASSOCIATE EDITORS, COUNSELOR EDUCATORS & RESEARCHERS

CO-ASSOCIATE EDITORS, COUNSELOR EDUCATORS & RESEARCHERS

Melissa J. Fickling, PhD, LCPC, ACS, BC-TMH

Assistant Professor & Program Coordinator
Northern Illinois University
mfickling@niu.edu

CO-ASSOCIATE EDITORS, COUNSELOR EDUCATORS & RESEARCHERS

CO-ASSOCIATE EDITORS, COUNSELOR EDUCATORS & RESEARCHERS

David Dietrich, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Coordinator, Master's Program in Counseling
University of Tennessee at Martin
ddietric@utm.edu

ASSOCIATE EDITOR, INDEPENDENT PRACTICE

ASSOCIATE EDITOR, INDEPENDENT PRACTICE

L. Michelle TullierMichelle Tullier, Ph.D., CCC, CPRW

Owner, Principal Career Counselor
Tullier Consulting, LLC
Atlanta, GA and Vinalhaven, ME
Email: michelle@drtullier.com
http://www.tullierconsulting.com/

ASSOCIATE EDITOR, K-12

ASSOCIATE EDITOR, K-12

Abiola Dipeolu, Ph.D., LP

Assistant Professor of Counseling Psychology
Texas A & M University-Kingsville
Email: ad401502@gmail.com

ASSOCIATE EDITOR, POST-SECONDARY

ASSOCIATE EDITOR, POST-SECONDARY

Billie Streufert, M.S., CCC, CCSCC

Executive Director of Career Services
Augustana University
Sioux Falls, SD
Email: billie.streufert@augie.edu

ASSOCIATE EDITOR, WORKPLACES

ASSOCIATE EDITOR, WORKPLACES

Sarah J. McElroy, Ed.D., NCC

Executive Director of Career & Transfer Pathways
Brookdale Community College
Lincroft, NJ
Email: smcelroy@brookdalecc.edu

 

 

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FIELD EDITOR

FIELD EDITOR

Vera V. Chapman, Ph.D, LPC, NCC, GCDF-I, CCSP, CCC

Career Happiness Counselor & Trainer
Vera V. Chapman, LLC
Email: hello@veravchapman.com
Website: veravchapman.com

FIELD EDITOR

FIELD EDITOR

Mason Murphy, M.Ed, MPA

PACE Career Counselor
Texas State University - Career Services
Email: mmm210@txstate.edu

FIELD EDITOR

FIELD EDITOR

Janine Rowe, MSEd, CCC, NCC, CASAC

Therapist with a private career counseling practice
Rochester, NY
Email: rowe.janine@gmail.com

FIELD EDITOR

FIELD EDITOR

Willa Smith, M.S.C.

Private Practice, Northern California
Email: willasmith2277@gmail.com

 

Would you like to Join Our Editorial Staff!

Below is a short description for the Associate and Field Editor volunteer positions. You must be an NCDA member and willing to commit to at least 2 years. Preference will be given to those with previous writing/editing experience, especially with Career Convergence. Positions do not offer compensation. Please contact the Editor, Melanie Reinersman at webeditor@ncda.org to apply - send a resume and statement of interest.  If no positions are currently available, your information will be kept on file.

ASSOCIATE EDITOR

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Review and edit submissions to ensure they meet submission guidelines and reflect professional content;
  • Prepare for publication one new article each month;
  • Discuss topics with Field Editors or authors;
  • Maintain contact with Editor;
  • Solicit authors and articles.

FIELD EDITOR

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Solicit authors and articles;
  • Forward recommendations to Associate Editors;
  • Use network in the field to promote the web magazine;
  • Discuss topics with Associate Editors.