Katrin Wesner-Harts, EdD, FACHA
Katrin Wesner-Harts, EdD, FACHA, has been the director of the Abrons Student Health Center at the University of North Carolina Wilmington (UNCW) since 2007. Prior to her time at UNCW, she had over 18 years of service at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (RPI), ultimately serving as the associate director of the Student Health Center. While at RPI, she also taught Human Sexuality and Health Psychology. Katrin has been a member of ACHA since 1995. She is currently the ACHA President, having served as President-Elect and a Member-At-Large on the ACHA Board of Directors. She has also served as chair and program planner for the ACHA Administration Section and was vice president, president-elect, president, and past president of the Southern College Health Association. While Katrin was SCHA president, UNCW hosted the 2016 SCHA Conference, All Aboard! Nurturing Your Passion for College Health. Katrin has a BS in Psychology from Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA; an MS in Psychology from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in Troy, NY; a graduate certificate in Health Systems Administration from Union Graduate College in Schenectady, NY; and an EdD in Educational Leadership/Higher Education from UNCW. Her dissertation was entitled “Faculty Readiness for Emergency Response: A Case Study,” which focused on emergency preparedness as it relates to medical emergencies, active shooter situations, and natural disasters. Katrin’s research interests include emergency preparedness, emergency response, and transgender student success.
Kim M. Webb, MEd, LPC
Bio coming soon.
Vice President (2019-2021)
Jessica D. Higgs, MD, FAAFP
Bio coming soon.
Immediate Past President (2019-2020)
Stephanie Hanenberg, MSN, FNC-P, FACHA
Stephanie is the executive director of Health and Wellness Services at the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS), where she received her undergraduate and graduate degrees and has been employed for the past 13 years. Prior to assuming the role of president on the ACHA Board of Directors, Stephanie served as the region II representative, vice president, and president-elect. During her tenure on the ACHA Board, she has served as the board liaison to the Emerging Public Health Threats and Emergency Response Coalition, Advanced Practice Clinicians Section, Membership Task Force, Creating Guidance for Addressing Sexual Assault Task Force, and Campus Safety and Violence Coalition. She also contributed to the creation of the Addressing Sexual and Relationship Violence: A Trauma Informed Approach toolkit. Prior to serving on the ACHA Board, she served in numerous roles on the Rocky Mountain College Health Association Board of Directors from 2007-2012. At UCCS, Stephanie is a past chair of the University of Colorado Staff Council and past president of the UCCS Professional Exempt Staff Association. One of her biggest accomplishments to date is her involvement with the design and now oversight of the Gallogly Recreation and Wellness Center expansion that incorporates physical health, mental health, recreation, nutrition and wellness promotion together with a common mission and vision.