WILSON, N.C. — May 20, 2015 — Barton College’s Summer Brock, director of alumni and parent relations, has been appointed to the Council for Advancement and Support of Education’s District III Board of Directors for a two-year term.
CASE District III is one of eight regional districts of the Council for Advancement and Support of Education that support educational and professional institutions in North America by enhancing the effectiveness of the alumni relations, fund raising, communications, marketing and other advancement professionals who serve them. The CASE District III Board is composed of 36 volunteers who oversee operations, programming and services in nine states located in the Southeast.
Brock has served in her current role at Barton College for approximately 10 years and has more than 27 years of experience in college alumni relations. Prior to joining the Barton community, she served as executive director of alumnae and alumni for Goucher College in Baltimore, Md. Earlier professional appointments have included director of alumni relations at Keuka College in Keuka Park, N.Y., associate vice president for institutional advancement and director of alumni affairs at Methodist University in Fayetteville, executive director of the Methodist University Foundation, and director of development for alumni affairs and director of alumni affairs at St. Andrews University in Laurinburg.
“Having been a volunteer for CASE III conferences for a number of years, it is an honor to be asked to serve on the CASE III Board of Directors,” shared Brock. “ I look forward to this new leadership role and the impact it can have for Barton College.”
Brock earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Fine Arts – Theatre from St. Andrews University and continued her education with graduate studies in theatre/speech communications at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.
Her professional memberships include Council for Advancement and Support of Education (CASE), and Alpha Psi Omega Theatre Fraternity.
A native of Durham, Brock is the daughter of Dorothy P. Brock of Wilson and the late W.R. Brock.