About HighEdWeb


HighEdWeb educates digital professionals who work at higher education institutions. We provide educational materials and opportunities that develop knowledge, skills and abilities. As a result, we advance higher education.


HighEdWeb will be the premier international community of diverse digital professionals that’s strategically positioned to advance higher education through training and resources, and by fostering connections colleges and universities.


  • Sven AasSven Aas
    Joined Board in 2013
    Email · @svenaas
    Mount Holyoke College
  • Tom WojciechowskiTom Wojciechowski
    Vice President
    Joined Board in 2015
    Email · @tomwoj
    Daemen College
  • Photo of Waylon Baumgardner in his officeWaylon Baumgardner
    Joined Board in 2017
    Email · @waylonrobert
    California Baptist University
  • Glenn DonaldsonGlenn E. Donaldson Jr.
    Joined Board in 2015
    Email · @gdonaldson
    The Ohio State University
  • Lisa CattoLisa Catto
    Joined Board in 2018
    Western Oregon University
  • Kerri HicksKerri Hicks
    Joined Board in 2015
    Email · @kerri9494
    Brown University Library
  • Aaron KnightAaron Knight
    Joined Board in 2018
  • Nikki Massaro Kauffman's face and shoulders, with a red backgroundNikki Massaro Kauffman
    Joined Board in 2017
    Email · @nikkimk
    Penn State University
  • Lacy Paschal face and shouldersLacy Paschal
    Joined Board in 2017
    Email · @lacydev
    Vanderbilt University
  • Martin SickafooseMartin Sickafoose
    Joined Board in 2015
    Email · @mar10s
    Purdue University
  • Jeff StevensJeff Stevens
    Joined Board in 2018
    University of Florida Health



  • 1999 HighEdWeb started as a strategic alliance of web professionals in New York state higher education.
  • 2004 HighEdWeb joined forces with WebDevShare, a successful international conference for web development in higher education, transforming the group into an international organization.
  • 2006 The Higher Education Web Professionals Association became an incorporated, non-profit, professional society.
  • 2009 The Association’s first official regional conference is held at Cornell University in Ithaca, NY.
  • 2011 LINK: the Journal of Higher Education Web Professionals is launched.
  • 2012 HighEdWeb announces the inaugural class of the Leadership Academy.
    The Higher Education Web Professionals Association announces official levels of Association membership.
  • 2015 HighEdWeb announces the inaugural class of the Technical Academy and Integrated Marketing Academy (now Content/UX Academy).

Code of Conduct

The HighEdWeb community is awesome, and we want to keep being awesome for everyone involved. Just a reminder of what you already know: HighEdWeb is dedicated to working toward a harassment-free community experience for everyone, regardless of factors such as sex, gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, ability, physical appearance, body size, race, ethnicity, nationality, culture, class, age or faith. Learn more about our Code of Conduct.