Professional Staff

KateKate Johnson
Associate Director
Student Engagement & Leadership
Student Development

Kate directs the co-curricular components of ACT and works directly with Community Partners and is part of the leadership team for the Department of Student Engagement & Leadership, under which the co-curricular program for ACT is housed.

Phone: (828) 262-2545


Brain McHarg

Brian MacHarg
Director of Academic Civic Engagement
University College
Academic Affairs

Brian directs the academic civic engagement program, the curricular component of ACT.

Phone: (828) 262-8211

Emily WolschlagEmily Wolschlag
Leadership Development & Outreach

Phone: (828) 262-2545


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Abby Goecker
Administrative Support Specialist 
Student Engagement and Leadership

Phone: (828) 262-2545

MashburnHJHeather Jo Mashburn
Assistant Director
Alternative Service Experiences

Phone: (828) 262-2545


Contact Us

Rm. 138, Plemmons Student Union
263 Locust Street
Boone, NC 28608

Phone: (828) 262-2545
Fax: (828) 262-8078

Outreach Center:
P: (828) 262-2193
Monday - Friday: 10 am-3 pm
Tuesday & Wednesday: 5-7 pm