Membership Information

The Mississippi Association for Institutional Research (MAIR) is composed of institutional research professionals at Mississippi’s 2-year and 4-year postsecondary institutions.  Its membership is comprised of more than 60 institutional research professionals from 30 institutions for higher learning in Mississippi.  Click here to download a list of member institutions.

Benefits of Regular MAIR Membership:

  • Attend the MAIR Annual Conference (conference registration includes annual membership fee)

  • Access to member-only webinars

  • Access to the MAIR member-only listserv

  • Nominate, vote for, and serve in MAIR elected leadership positions

 

Regular MAIR Membership: Membership is individual, is owned by the person or organization that pays for that membership, and open to anyone with an interest in higher education, institutional research, or institutional effectiveness. To obtain or retain regular membership, a person must pay the registration fee, inclusive of membership, for the annual conference or pay the annual membership fee of $50.00.

Non-Voting Membership: Open to individuals not affiliated with an institution of higher learning in the State of Mississippi.  To obtain or retain non-voting membership, a person must pay the registration fee, inclusive of membership, for the annual conference or pay the annual membership fee. The Executive Committee may waive the registration and membership fee for non-voting members that provide a service to the association.

Current MAIR Officers

President

Mitzi Norris

Executive Director for Academic Effectiveness

University of Mississippi Medical Center

Vice President

Timothy Dedeaux

Assistant Director of Institutional Research

Pearl River Community College

Treasurer

Kelli Hefner

Vice President of Planning & Research

Northeast Mississippi Community College

Past President

Carley Dear

Director of Accreditation

University of Mississippi Medical Center

Secretary

Emily Dabney

Director of Institutional Research/Registrar

Delta State University

Member-At-Large

Katie Busby

Director of Institutional Research, Effectiveness, and Planning

University of Mississippi

Member-At-Large

Tiffany Perryman

Director of Institutional Effectiveness

Copiah-Lincoln Community College

Web Team*

*Voluntary appointment

Eric Atchison

Vice President for Strategic Research

Arkansas State University System

Chrisa Mansell

Assistant Director for Institutional Research

Delta State University

Amber Nelms

Director of Institutional Effectiveness

Northeast Mississippi Community College

Last updated July 29, 2019. Click here to contact the webmaster.