Student Life Advisory Board (SLAB)

Student Life Advisory Board (SLAB)

The purpose of the Student Life Advisory Board (SLAB) is to provide guidance to North Carolina Community College System student development professionals in the areas of Student Life and Campus Engagement, Student Activities / Campus Programming, Student Leadership, Student Government, Athletics, & Service Learning. 


We strive to illuminate the importance of student life initiatives and campus programming by discussing and disseminating national best practices throughout our system.

Objectives:  The objectives of the Advisory Board are as follows:

  • To update and distribute a student life professional directory.
  • To provide professional development for student development in the area of student life.
  • To maintain a best practices repository.
  • To advocate for student life funding and programming by demonstrating relevance to the mission of community colleges.

Student Activities Advisory Board Members:
Chair: Shane Bryson - Student Activities Coordinator, Randolph Community College
Berri Cross - Director of Student Life, Guilford Technical Community College
Dr. Robert Lowdermilk - Vice President for Student Development, Rockingham Community College
Laura Simmons - Director of Enrollment Management, Blue Ridge Community College
Allison Dove - Coordinator of Student Activities & Success Coach
Barb Meidl - Director of Student Life and Leadership
Amanda Raynor - Student Engagement & Enrollment Coordinator
Tiffany Skouby - Director of Student Engagement