Professional Registry Commission2018-07-02T11:47:28+00:00

Professional Registry Commission

Encouraging purposeful professional development requires purposeful leadership. That is precisely what the Professional Registry Commission provides.

The Registry Commission is the credentialing body of NIRSA. The Registry Commission awards the RCRSP credential and is responsible for setting policy and standards related to the RCRSP Program.

The Professional Registry Commission manages policies, standards, and other vital criteria to the RCRSP. To keep pace with the evolution of professional practice, the Registry Commission identified and oversees the eight core competencies of collegiate recreation and reviews Continuing Education Units and Professional Involvement Credits that are integral to the Registry of Collegiate Recreational Sports Professionals.

In addition to serving as the credentialing body for The Registry, the Professional Registry

The commission is committed to fostering purposeful, ongoing professional development

opportunities. Policies, standards, and other matters pertaining to the Registry of Collegiate Recreational Sports Professionals are managed by the Professional Registry Commission. The Commission’s structure, qualifications, and responsibilities are approved by the NIRSA Board of Directors.

2018-2019 Members

At-Large

Matt Beck, RCRSP
mrbeck@okstate.edu
Oklahoma State University
Associate Director of Wellness Programs
Stillwater, Oklahoma
Term expires 4/30/2019

George M. Brown, PhD,RCRSP
gmbrown@umn.edu
University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
Assistant Vice Provost and Director of University Recreation and Wellness
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Term expires 4/30/2020

Earl T. Cabellon, RCRSP
ecabell@umd.edu
University of Maryland-College Park
Assistant Director, Student Personnel
College Park, Maryland
Term expires 4/30/2021

April Flint, PhD
april.flint@emory.edu
Emory University
Director of Recreation & Wellness
Atlanta, Georgia
Term expires 4/30/2019

At-Large

April Flint, PhD
april.flint@emory.edu
Emory University
Director of Recreation & Wellness
Atlanta, Georgia
Term expires 4/30/2019

Daniel S. Lawrence
Daniel.Lawrence@usu.edu
Utah State University
Associate Director of Programs and Assessment
Logan, Utah
Term expires 4/30/2021

Tom M. Soria
tsoria@miami.edu
University of Miami
Associate Director, Recreational Sports
Coral Gables, Florida
Term expires 4/30/2019

NIRSA Headquarters Member

Kristen Gleason
kristen.gleason@nirsa.org
NIRSA Headquarters
Director of Professional Development
Corvallis, Oregon