2023 Staff Development Conference

Wednesday, December 13, 2023

2023 Staff Development Conference logo

Old Main Academic Center

The MSU Staff Development Conference is a one-day conference designed to encourage and support the holistic development and well-being of all MSU staff. The conference is free and open to ALL Professional and Support Staff. It will offer sessions focused on technology, professional and personal development, networking opportunities, and up-to-date resources. The conference will include the opportunity to attend breakout sessions, hear from a special guest during the keynote session, visit numerous vendors at the Resource Fair and enjoy a complimentary lunch along with the chance to win great door prizes. Advance registration for the conference is required of all attendees.

Livestream of Dr. Keenum's Address and Keynote

Advance registration for the conference is required of all attendees.
Conference deadline is Tuesday, December 5, 2023 at 5pm CST.

2023 Staff Development Conference Planning Committee

Operations & Logistics
First Name Last Name Division Subcommitteee Co-Chair
*LataraArterberryDAFVMMarketing & Communications
SophiaBarnettOffice of Technology and Management
JoniBranningMeridian Division of Education
LateshiaButlerAcademic Affairs
*JasonCoryAcademic AffairsMarketing & Communications
OrlyHardinDevelopment & Alumni
LibbiHavelinResearch and Economic Development
TimothyHopkinsAccess, Diversity & Inclusion
MelissaInmonProcurement & Contracts
*VeronikaJelinkovaResearch Compliance and Security
OgorchukwuJohnsonStudent Affairs Assessment Office
CambrieJohnstonOffice of the Provost
*KellyLaSalleStaff CouncilFinance
MatthewMackeyPhysical Plant Administration
SummerMordAcademic Affairs
ChantelSolis-McCoyStudent Affairs
ElizabethStandleyDepartment of Mathematics & Statistics
CristinaStevensWelcome Center/Clock MuseumCatering & Venue
*John MichaelVanHornStudent AffairsProgramming
*AnnaWebbTransportationOperations & Logistics

Conference Sponsors and Donors

  • Center for Academic Excellence
  • Graduate School
  • Information Technology Services – Web Development Services
  • Jonathan and Melissa Rogers – Chick-fil-A Starkville
  • MSU Foundation
  • MSU Sanderson Center
  • MSU Staff Council
  • MSU Television Center
  • Office of Finance and Administration
  • Office of the President
  • Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President