Communication Ethics Division

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The purpose of the Division is to promote research and teaching relating to ethical issues and standards in all aspects of human communication and to encourage educational programs that examine communication ethics. General membership in the Communication Ethics Division is open to any member of NCA who is interested in promoting the Division’s purpose.

The Communication Ethics Division exists by authority of the Constitution and By-laws of the National Communication Association (NCA) ratified by the membership in 2003, and formerly by the Legislative Council of the Speech Communication Association (SCA) in 1984.

2024 Interest Group Leadership

  • Chair:  Andrew Tinker
  • Vice Chair: Miles Coleman
  • Vice Chair-Elect: Abbey McCann
  • Immediate Past Chair: Kati Sudnick
  • Secretary/Treasurer: Austin Hestdalen
  • Communication Director: Michael Kearney


2024 NCA Positions

  • Legislative Assembly
    • Kati Sudnick
    • Andrew Tinker
  • NCA Nominating Committee
    • Andrew Tinker 

CED Membership (2013-2024)

*Official count taken every January.


Award Calls
Business Meeting Minutes
Interest Group Election