2020 Regional Meetings

Open Calls for Papers:

Undergraduate Deadline: December 15, 2019

Deadline: December 16, 2019

Upper Midwest
Deadline: December 31, 2019

Pacific Northwest
Deadline: January 3, 2020

Deadline: January 10, 2020

New England-Maritimes
Deadline: January 19, 2020

Eastern International
Deadline: February 1, 2020

Open Registration:




Marchell Jackson

Professional Development Specialist

Phone: 1- 404-727-7972
Fax:  1-404-727-7959


Marchell Jackson joined the AAR in October of 2018 as the Events Manager. She recently transitioned into her new position as Professional Development Specialist. Her role is to provide leadership on professional development efforts for members by innovating around new professional development opportunities and projects, managing Employment Services, the Departmental Review program, and a robust mentoring program.
Most of her career has been focused on providing professional development initiatives in higher education. She has held positions at the Art Institute of Atlanta and Kaplan University. Marchell earned her bachelor’s degree in Marketing from Florida State University and a Master of Science in Management from Kaplan University.
Marchell loves spending time with family, exercising, and traveling the world.