Prevent Zone by AliveTek

We'd like to thank our contributors.

Hazing Prevention: It's Everyone's Responsibility™

Authors and Content Contributors

  • Michael A. Beaver, Alumni Engagement & University Guild Valparaiso University
    Senior Associate Director
  • Jan Bilgen, Career & Leadership Development University of Wisconsin, Whitewater
    Associate Director
  • Brian Crow, Ed.D., Slippery Rock University
    Professor of Sport Management
  • Jarrod Cruz, Lambda Theta Phi Latin Fraternity, Inc.  Executive Director
  • Logan Davis, Delta Gamma Executive Offices
    Assistant Director of Education and Development for Prevention Programs
  • Fred Dobry, Sigma Nu Fraternity, Inc.
    Director of Health and Safety
  • Gina Lee-Olukoya, Ph.D., University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
    Associate Dean of Students
  • Devon Marrett, DM Empowerment
    College Success Coach
  • Tracy Maxwell, HazingPrevention.Org
    Founder & Emeritus Executive Director
  • Jason L. Meriwether, Ph.D., Rhode Island College
    Vice President for Student Success
  • Norm Pollard, Ed.D., Alfred University
    Dean of Students
  • Emily N. Pualwan, HazingPrevention.Org
    CEO & Executive Director
  • Bradley Smith, MS, AT, ATC, Alma College
    Head Athletic Trainer
  • Annjanette M. Weaver, Center for Community Engagement and Service Learning, Illinois State University
    Coordinator, Student Volunteer Opportunities
  • Sarah Wild, NCC, NC State University
    Career Counselor

Data Review and Research Committee

  • Tasha M. Brown, Ph.D., AliveTek, Inc.
    Executive Director of Learning Innovation
  • Brian Crow, Ed.D., Slippery Rock University
    Professor of Sport Management
  • Germayne Graham, Ph.D., University of Central Florida  Associate Director of LEAD Scholars
  • Malinda Matney, Ph.D., University of Michigan
    Director of Assessment, Center for Research on Learning and Teaching
  • Sandy Mills-Alford, M. Ed, AliveTek, Inc.
    President & CEO
  • Norm Pollard, Ph.D., Alfred University
    Dean of Students
  • Emily Pualwan, HazingPrevention.Org

    CEO & Executive Director

Personal and Family Contributors

  • Travis Apgar, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
    Assistant Vice President for Student Life and Dean of Students
  • Emma Kowiak, Sister of Harrison Kowiak
  • Lianne Kowiak, Mother of Harrison Kowiak
  • Evelyn and Jim Piazza, Parents of Timothy Piazza

Campus Fire Safety

  • Paul D. Martin
    Past President of The Center for Campus Fire Safety
  • Guy Swartwout
    NYS Office of Fire Prevention & Control
  • Janet Maupin
    Champaign Fire Dept. Champaign, Illinois
  • Boulder Fire Rescue
    Boulder, Colorado
  • Alvaro Llanos
    After the Fire
  • Shawn Simons
    After the Fire

Brave & Bold Dialogues™

  • Suzette Walden Cole, Ph.D., SWC Speaks
    Principal Consultant
  • Rasheed Ali Cromwell, JD, The Harbor Institute
    Principal Consultant
  • Sabrina Griffith, SHRM-CP, CDP, Griffith Consulting, LLC  Principal
  • Lasana O. Hotep, University of California, Berkeley
    Director for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging

Cultivating Awareness & Prevention™ of Sexual Violence

  • Dr. Kevin Carey, Illinois Wesleyan University
    Associate Dean of Students
  • Stephanie Spitz, Pittsburg State University
    Program Coordinator of Violence Prevention & Victim Advocacy
  • Katryna Sardis, LMSW, University of Missouri – Columbia  Director Relationship and Sexual Violence Prevention Center
  • Megan Woodfield, M.S., Texas A&M University
    Health Promotion Specialist
  • Dr. Christine Kopacz, University of Georgia
  • Kari A. Murphy, M.A., AliveTek, Inc.
    Director of Prevention Programming

Decisions: Alcohol & Other Drugs Awareness

  • Natalie Muskin-Press, MA LCAC, Valparaiso University
    Assistant Director-Counseling Services
  • Kate Steiner, Ph.D., LIFT Wellness Consulting, LLC
    Founder & Burnout Recovery Coach
  • Kristin Tucker Tinney, Firefighter/Paramedic Berkeley Fire Dept.
    Managing Director of Every Bear Goes Home
  • Amanda J. Papinchock M.S., CHES, Illinois State University
  • John D. Clapp, Ph.D., University of Southern California
    Executive Vice Dean
    Lenore Stein-Wood and William S. Wood Professor of School Behavioral Health
    Professor of Social Work and Preventive Medicine
    USC Suzanne Dworak-Peck School of Social Work
  • Samantha Quackenbush, Missouri Southern State University  Director of Student Conduct
  • Erika Michalski, Ed.D., Strategically Authentic
    Founder & CEO
  • Kari A. Murphy, M.A., AliveTek, Inc.
    Director of Prevention Programming

Digital Wellness

Dr. Josie Ahlquist is a digital leadership educator, discovering the intersection of digital communication technologies and leadership development in higher education. She believes in challenging how we think about social media for community building, leadership development, and student services. You can visit Dr. Ahlquist’s website at