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Founded in 1969 as the National Association of College Auxiliary Services, NACAS is a professional trade association that supports the non-academic segment of higher education responsible for generating business through a diverse array of campus services that students need and value – such as food services, bookstores, housing, and transportation. As the leading organization supporting all campus services, NACAS is the community-of-choice for strategic leaders who advance campus environments to improve the quality of life for students.

NACAS Inaugurates Matthew Portner, CASP as President and Installs 2022 Board of Directors

NACAS Inaugurates Matthew Portner, CASP as President and Installs 2022 Board of Directors Learn More

Chartwells Higher Education Named 2021 Business Partner of the Year

NACAS is proud to announce the 2021 Business Partner of the Year: Chartwells Higher Education. Learn More

Diane Reynolds, CASP, Named 2021 Winner of Robert F. Newton Award for Distinguished Service

NACAS is proud to announce the 2021 winner of the Robert F. Newton Award for Distinguished Service: Diane Reynolds, MBA, CASP. Learn More

Matthew Marcial Named as Chief Executive Officer of NACAS

NACAS, the largest auxiliary and ancillary services organization serving higher education, announced today that they have appointed Matthew L. Marcial, CAE, CMP as the new CEO of NACAS effective Wednesday, September 1. Learn More

NACAS Statement on Chauvin Decision

Earlier this week, jurors in Minnesota found former police officer Derek Chauvin guilty on all counts in the murder of George Floyd that took place last May. This verdict comes as a sigh of relief for the Floyd family, the Black, Indigenous, and people of color (BIPOC) community, and all those who have been organizing in protest of police violence and systemic racism. Learn More

NACAS Announces 2020-2021 CASP Recipients

NACAS, the largest auxiliary and ancillary services support organization serving higher education, is pleased to announce the 2020-2021 recipients of the CASP certification. Learn More

NACAS Announces New Interim CEO, Lillian De Lisle Stott

NACAS, the largest auxiliary and ancillary services support organization serving higher education, announces the appointment of Lillian De Lisle Stott as Interim CEO, effective immediately. Learn More

NACAS Statement on Violence Against Asians and Asian Americans

We are saddened by the news of the shootings in Atlanta earlier this week that resulted in the death of six Asian women. NACAS condemns these acts of violence and stands in solidarity with the Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander communities. We grieve for the victims, their families, and all who are suffering during this time. Learn More

NACAS Announces CEO Kelsey Harmon Finn Stepping Down After Five Successful Years

NACAS, the largest auxiliary and ancillary services support organization serving higher education, announces that CEO Kelsey Harmon Finn will be stepping down from her position after five years of dedicated service to the association and its members, effective March 19. Learn More

Eddie Mills Inaugurated as President of NACAS Foundation Board of Directors

The NACAS Foundation installed Eddie Mills Associate Vice President of Auxiliary Services at Georgia Southern University as President of the NACAS Foundation Board of Directors. “I’m really excited about the opportunity to serve as the NACAS Foundation President. I feel like my role is to explore new opportunities for the Foundation to impact college students directly through our fundraising initiatives,” said Mills.
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