The Professional Development Committee is responsible for sponsoring professional growth activities for SACAC members. These activities include Summer Seminar for high school counselors, Dry Run for college admission officers, one-day Drive-in workshops, mentoring, and travel assistance to the SACAC Annual Conference for secondary and post-secondary counselors working with limited budgets.

Professional Development Leadership

Professional Development Committee Members

Dry Run for College Admission Counselors

Owen Knight, Dry Run Co-Chair, Tulane University
Rachel Rosenberg, Dry Run Co-Chair, Tulane University

Summer Seminar for Secondary School Counselors

Joyce Kwak, Summer Seminar Co-Chair, The First Academy
John Hawkins, Summer Seminar Co-Chair, Lausanne School

Sweet Tea Tour

Bonnie Toliver, Sweet Tea Tour Co-Chair, The First Academy
Shannon Barrilleaux, Sweet Tea Tour Co-Chair, Metairie Park Country Day School


Dave Mabe, Webinars Co-Chair, Morehead-Cain
Erin McCubbin, Webinars Co-Chair, Mount Vernon School