Parks Named Advisor Emeritus
Moberly, Mo – Ann Parks was one of 33 former advisors named Advisor Emeritus by the Phi Theta Kappa Foundation at NerdNation 2014, Phi Theta Kappa's annual April convention in Orlando, Florida. Parks is the Human Resources director at Moberly Area Community College and recently stepped down after mentoring the Alpha Tau Chapter for 13 years.
Established by the Phi Theta Kappa Foundation, the Advisor Emeritus program is a select group of retired or retiring advisors who, after providing extraordinary leadership and achieving success, are invited to continue their engagement and support of the Society based on their interests and expertise in Phi Theta Kappa's programs.
Nominated by a Phi Theta Kappa headquarters staff member and chosen by the Phi Theta Kappa Foundation Executive Committee, each advisor must meet certain selection criteria that includes more than five years of service and a high level of contribution or engagement.
Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society, headquartered in Jackson, Mississippi, is the largest honor society in higher education with 1,285 chapters on college campuses in all 50 of the United States, and overseas. More than 2.5 million students have been inducted since its founding in 1918. The MACC Alpha Tau Chapter inducts nearly 200 students across all campuses each year.