WESTMINSTER — Joanne A. Goldwater, director of housing at Western Maryland College, has been elected vice president/president-elect of the Mid-AtlanticAssociation of College and University Housing Officers.
MACUHO isa professional service organization of housing officers involved in higher education in the mid-Atlantic region.
Goldwater, who is responsible for housing for all Western Maryland students in college residence halls and apartments, also received MACUHO's 1991 Outstanding Service Award.
She was elected to serve as vice president for the organization this year, followed by a year-long term as president.
In the latter position, she will represent MACUHO at the national level.
She said she plans to focus on the promotion of diversity in college life as well as issues concerning student health.