2024 IABCU Annual Meeting Information

Our 2024 IABCU Annual Meeting will be held June 2nd -4th in Knoxville, Tennessee, hosted by Dr. Charles Fowler and Carson-Newman University.

Check back later for more details and information on speakers!

The meeting hotel will be the Marriott Knoxville Downtown


Sponsors and Vendors

The IABCU Annual Meeting is not possible without the support of our sponsors and vendors. We are grateful to the following organizations:


Clark Higher Ed provides effective and efficient enrollment marketing strategies that enable colleges to attract, engage, and enroll mission-fit students. Colleges and universities face ever-increasing challenges of limited resources, finding the right (and enough) students, and fortifying their funnel to meet enrollment goals. From Search to integrated comm flows to predictive modeling, CHE offers customized and automated marketing and communications solutions, allowing your enrollment team to focus its time and energy more effectively in personally recruiting your class.

National Management Resources specialize in facilities management for private education. National has provided facilities management services for over 40 years. We focus solely on the private educational sector, which includes K-12 facilities to colleges and universities all over the country. Our team of professionals are dedicated to your facilities and your existing staff. We know what your school demands and we’re here to help increase enrollment.

Fuller Higher Ed Solutions brings a unique depth of experience with and passion for Christian higher ed to help institutions create strategic plans that work, recruit enough of the right students, and find a path forward through their biggest challenges.

As a national full-service CPA and consulting firm devoted to serving nonprofit organizations, CapinCrouse provides professional solutions to organizations whose outcomes are measured in lives changed.

The CapinCrouse team of dedicated higher education specialists is experienced in industry best practices and can help your institution assess situations, identify opportunities, and improve performance. We are dedicated to helping you operate with financial integrity and success so you can achieve your mission of changing students’ lives.

GuideStone provides financial services and insurance solutions. Since our beginning in 1918, we have existed to serve those who serve the Lord “with the integrity of our hearts and the skillfulness of our hands.” GuideStone® is committed to Do well. Do right. Do MORE.® We are committed to equipping ministry-minded individuals, churches, mission-sending organizations, universities, hospitals and other ministries with solutions and services that promote financial, health and spiritual wellness — all while honoring the Lord.

Pharos Resources provides a comprehensive and holistic approach to improve student outcomes. We understand your work because we have done it, too! Based on our experience in higher education, we have created the right tools to increase every efficiency and enhance your student’s success. Our innovative software and philosophy will enable you to identify at-risk students, eliminate silos, connect students with touchpoint relationships, and improve student care, retention, and graduation.

Featured by Newsweek and Niche, Provider Contract Food Service has been voted the “#5 Best College Food in America!” by California Baptist University students.  As the only contractor-operated program in the top 5, they take pride in being the #1 contractor-operated dining program in the nation. With its roots in the Church, its unique entrepreneurial, restauranteur approach, Provider excels in serving its clients with transparency, true hospitality, and servant-leadership. “Every guest. Every meal. Every time.”


McAllister & Quinn is a higher education consulting firm that specializes in working with small and mid-sized colleges to increase and diversify external funding. The firm is regarded as one of the most effective federal grant and faculty development firms for colleges and universities and has a proven track record of delivering tangible results. McAllister & Quinn has generated hundreds of millions of dollars in competitive grant funding for scholarships and student support, academic programs, research, and equipment.