SEAHO State Meeting
February 25, 2021
Call to order 1:01pm
President, Dominique Simmons
MAHO Outreach and events
Lunch and Learns:
Residence Life Curriculum- 6/11/21 12pm
Training- 4/2/21 12pm
Past President, Becky Pritchett
President Elect, Taylor Williams
Isaac Lias to return as Chair for Diversity, Social Justice, and Inclusion Committee
Reinstating Institutional Development and Involvement
Looking for chair
Interest form dropped in chat: https://forms.gle/T577u1bAqmy8xYMz5
Deactivating Professional Development Committee for this year and will implement Pro Devo with all committee work
Treasurer, Tina Belcher
Received MAHO registration check from USM
Current budget $13714.25
Secretary, Kara Alspaugh
Living her Best Life at Disney
Communication Coordinator, Jasmine Thomas
MAHO goal to make website more interactive
Publicizing more events
SHARE and follow our social media
Let us know what you want us to share (ie job postings)
If you need flyers made, get in touch with JT (firstname.lastname@example.org )
Graduate Student Representative, Clair Bailey
Grad Monthly Development Session
2 alumni spoke with group about life after grad school – January
Lunch and Learn coming soon ☺
Interested in hosting a talk? Let Clair know! Especially if you are a financial person ☺
MSU has offered to host this first one back virtually next Fall so we have interest and a host site and other schools want to host in the future!
Logistics being worked out now
State Representative, Missy Belcher
Need to reapply if you applied last year but still want to go
4th year cohort and 1-3 year cohort
Bree Gates (UM) and Dr. Erin Vaugh Jones (Hinds) are on the faculty!!
SEAHO- 55 attendees from MS from 9 different institutions
Service Awards- SHOs have been sent award certificates
SEAHO COVID19 awards have been sent to host institutions
SEAHO report info coming soon
Wants to see us grow more in the SEAHO report- will start making calls to institutions that we don’t hear from
Congrats to Jeannie Hopper on President Elect!
Comments or Institution Announcements
posting 2 RLC positions soon
New Exec Director- Teresa Crum- starting March 22
Surviving COVID and snow week!
Never stopped operating over the last year
70% occupancy to offer more single room options
Cautiously optimistic for the Fall!
Associate Director Facilities job opening
Student Mental Health and finding safe ways to engage students
Super excited to be hosting MAHO 2021!!!
Making it through!
Lower occupancy- about 78%
Finished Asst Directors search- departmental changes and rearranging
Hiring an Asst Director for assignments/marketing
OPE, SEAHO Placement
5 grad positions opening
Couple of Community Director positions opening
Open with no occupancy restrictions!
Required COVID tests for Spring
No single rooms!
Open new hall in January- 206 beds and no hall director
New union in August
Starting RA selection soon
Went to all single rooms this year
Systems are all a go!
RAs are delivering meals for isolated students
Building classification changes
Shout out to Tina Belcher for her hard work on program committee and facilitating moderators!!!!
Shout out to Stephanie Hill Skerlak for her keynote speech!
V. Adjournment- 1:46pm