Tony Ellis to Present at SCACS

Tony Ellis

Biography: Tony joined the National Association of College Stores (NACS; Oberlin, Ohio) as the director of education in October 2001. In October 2010, Tony was promoted to Chief Knowledge Officer, and in December 2016, to Vice President, Association Services. He is responsible for setting direction for and guiding the professional development program, membership, volunteer relations, certification program, vendor engagement programs (advertising, sponsorships, and exhibits), and CAMEX functional areas of the association.


Tony’s experience includes more than 25 years of work in training, teaching, coaching, and leadership education. He has been working in associations for more than 20 years. Prior to coming to NACS, Tony was the Associate Executive Director of the Association of College Unions International (ACUI). Tony earned the Certified Association Executive (CAE) designation in May 2001, and holds a Master of Science in Education from Indiana University-Bloomington and a Bachelor of Business Administration from the University of Texas at Arlington.