Kathleen Manning is a full professor in the Higher Education and Student Affairs Program at the University of Vermont. She has experienced student affairs from both administrator and faculty perspectives through her early career practice in residence life, student union management, campus activities, orientation, and judicial affairs. She has a Ph.D. in higher education from Indiana University; a M.S. in counseling and student development from SUNY Albany; and a B.A. from Marist College. In 2003, 2004, and 2005, she traveled to China and Hong Kong on Fulbright Fellow and Fulbright Senior Specialist Awards. NASPA honored her in 2005 as a Pillar of the Profession and in 2007 with the Outstanding Contribution to Literature/Research Award. She is the author of numerous articles including “What’s Your Analysis? Philosophical underpinnings of student affairs work regarding difference” in May/June 2009 About Campus. She has written or edited six books, most recently, One Size Does Not Fit All: Traditional and Innovative Models of Student Affairs Practice. Dr. Manning is currently the Executive Editor of the Journal of Student Affairs Research and Practice.