Welcome to SJG’s New Website!

SJG – The Spelman & Johnson Group is proud to present our brand new website! The beautiful, original new artwork you see is by Sarah Knotz, a graphic artist based in Brooklyn, NY. Sarah earned a 2006 BFA in Graphic Design from the Rhode Island School of Design before pursuing her 2010 MFA in Illustration as
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Congratulations to the 2014 NASPA Outstanding New Professionals

We would like to extend a big congratulations to the 2014 NASPA Outstanding New Professional Award Winners: Richard Zereik, Associate Director of Services for Students at McGill University Laura Smith, Internship Coordinator/Career Advisor at Towson University Cord McLean, Program Advisor for Multicultural Services at Texas A&M University Wilson Okello, First Year Advisor at Miami University
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NASPA 2014: SJG presents “Preparing for Professional Advancement: The Pathway from Director to a Dean or AVP”

SJG will be presenting a conference session at NASPA 2014 entitled “Preparing for Professional Advancement: The Pathway from Director to a Dean or AVP”.  The session will be held in Room 310 of the Convention Center, on Tuesday, March 18th, from 11:05 to 11:55 AM. If you are unable to attend, come visit us in person
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SJG welcomes our Newest Search Associate, James M. Norfleet

SJG welcomes our newest search associate, James M. Norfleet! Jim joins SJG after three decades in higher education, most recently as Vice President for Student Affairs at The College of New Jersey. Prior to his work for The College of New Jersey, Jim served in several capacities at California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, including Associate
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Join Us at the 2014 NASPA Annual Conference

Come visit with us at the 2014 NASPA (Student Affairs Administrators in Higher Education) Annual Conference, March 15 – 18! The SJG Team will be exhibiting at booth #123. We will also be sponsoring the Outstanding New Professional Award, and presenting a conference session entitled “Preparing for Professional Advancement: The Pathway from Director to a
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SJG's Peter Rosenberg Receives the 2014 NWACUHO Kay Rich Lifetime Achievement Award

SJG is proud to announce that our own Peter Rosenberg is the recipient of the 2014 NWACUHO Kay Rich Lifetime Achievement Award.  The NWACUHO Lifetime Achievement Award was instituted in 2003 to acknowledge the contributions that individual housing professionals have made as leaders and mentors throughout the course of their careers, whether at NWACUHO member
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What is Institutional Fit? What Search Committees and Candidates Should Consider

Identifying “institutional fit” is a vital, yet somewhat elusive part of the search process for higher education institutions.  Beyond the more concrete criteria of experience, credentials, and leadership qualities – every search committee must determine whether a candidate fits in culturally with the institution for which they are applying. Similarly, candidates must decide whether an
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In the News: Happy Holidays and Congratulations to Mary and Mary of WIHE

SJG would like to congratulate Mary Dee Wenninger and Mary Helen Conroy of Women in Higher Education! John Wiley & Sons, Inc. has announced the acquisition of this newsletter, a leading resource for women on how to become more successful on campus.  Established in 1992, this independent monthly publication was started after the editor/publisher received
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SJG is Proud to Sponsor the 2014 NASPA AVP Institute

SJG is proud to sponsor the 2014 NASPA AVP Institute, to be held in New Orleans, LA from January 19-21, 2014. The NASPA AVP Institute – Excellence in the “Number Two” Role – is an intensive two-day program designed to support and develop AVPs in their unique roles on campus. Register before December 15, 2013 to
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SJG Congratulates Fall 2013 Advancing Leaders in Higher Education

We are delighted to share with you the names of talented candidates who have recently advanced into key leadership positions with our partner institutions. The roster of successful candidates provides a good glimpse into the diversity of search services we manage on behalf of our clients who span private and public institutions nationwide, and includes
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