Stacy Vander Velde
Stacy currently serves as the Director for Student Conduct. She has responsibility for the adjudication of Sexual Misconduct, Academic Misconduct, Student Organization Misconduct, as well as a variety of individual behavior related concerns.
Prior to joining the team at WVU, Stacy served as the Associate Director for the Office of Student Conflict Resolution at the University of Michigan (UM). In her role there, she was responsible for administering a variety of conflict resolution pathways designed to build trust, promote justice, and teach peace. Additionally, Stacy has had experience working in residence life as well as working with aggressive adolescents who were in residential treatment.
Stacy has a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and a Business Foundations Certificate from Indiana University. She also has a Master of Science in College Student Personnel from Western Illinois University. She is passionate about student conduct and conflict resolution work. Addressing student behavior has been part of her career for over 20 years.
Stacy is active in the Association for Student Conduct Administration. She currently serves on the Board of Directors. She assisted a team of student conduct professionals in the creation of a sexual misconduct curriculum used by ASCA. Additionally, she has presented and trained on topics of Sexual Misconduct, Restorative Justice, Student Organization Conduct, and the Spectrum Model of Conflict Resolution at various campuses, training institutes, and conferences across the United States. In 2009, she was a contributing author to Reframing Campus Conduct: Student Conduct Practice through a Social Justice Lens edited by Schrage and Giacomini.