By Ashriel Dunham 832-842-6262
September 24, 2015
The Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors (AFA) recently announced the 2016 Leadership election results naming Cassandra Johnson as the Region IV Director. Johnson is currently the Activities Coordinator in the Center for Fraternity and Sorority Life (CFSL) at the University of Houston. For 10 years Johnson has been employed at the University of Houston and has also been a member of AFA. Johnson has volunteered every year for multiple roles including the Annual Meeting Planning Team, Membership, Marketing and Recruitment Team, and the 2014 Planning Team for the Region IV Drive In. Most recently the University of Houston served as the host campus for the 2015 Region IV Drive In with Johnson serving as the Coordinator. AFA Region IV includes Arkansas, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, North Dakota, Oklahoma, South Dakota, Texas, and Wisconsin.
“AFA is moving in a positive direction and experiencing a tremendous amount of change and I wanted to be part of this change.” said Johnson. Johnson will supervise the activities and programs of committees or workgroups include the completion of the volunteer evaluation process as well as promote the mission and programmatic benefits of AFA within Region 4.
“I am truly honored to serve the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors as the 2016 Region IV Regional Director,” said Johnson.
“I knew that I had the years of experience in the Association, meaningful relationships with campus-based professionals and inter/national headquarters staff and volunteers, and I had the duties and qualifications for the position.”
The University of Houston and the Division of Student Affairs & Enrollment Services is proud of Johnson and encourages participation on the regional and national level of various professional associations.
More about the Center for Fraternity & Sorority Life: Through close collaboration with students and other stakeholders, the Center for Fraternity & Sorority Life (CFSL) empowers the growth of high achievers and values-based leaders by providing a measurable, meaningful, and transformative fraternity & sorority experience. With a commitment to individual student development, the Center creates opportunities for lifelong relationships, innovative thinking, civic engagement, and overall student success.