Meet the brains behind the programming & analytics of Dyad Strategies.
DR. GENTRY MCCREARy
CEO + MANAGING PARTNER
Gentry's work experience has been in fraternity and sorority advising and student conduct. His award-winning research examines the psychology of hazing, the moral development of college students, and the roots of fraternal brotherhood and sisterhood.
DR. Joshua Schutts
Chief Research Officer + PARTNER
Josh is a faculty member who has over 10 years experience in fraternity and sorority advising. He brings a wealth of knowledge regarding curriculum design, strategic planning, applied research, program evaluation, statistical analysis, and outcome assessment
Director of Educational Programming
Sarah currently serves as the Senior Assistant Director for Fraternity & Sorority Life at Indiana University. Her primary responsibilities include managing the organizational conduct process in partnership with the Office of Student Ethics, advising chapter and council leaders and supervising the graduate student staff. Before attending graduate school, she worked three years for Delta Zeta Sorority She is also a trained Alcohol Skills and Training Program facilitator and presenter for various national organizations.
Adam served as a campus fraternity/sorority advisor for 7 years, holding positions at Massachusetts Institute of Technology and the University of New Hampshire. He served as national president of Theta Delta Chi from 2007 to 2011. Currently, Adam is a Higher Education doctoral candidate at Boston College, studying the relationships among chapter-held masculine norms, organizational socialization, and the problematic behaviors of fraternity men.
Logan is the Assistant Director of Education and Development for Prevention Programs at Delta Gamma Executive Offices, overseeing prevention education and harm reduction efforts for the Fraternity. Prior to working at Delta Gamma, Logan was the fraternity and sorority life advisor at the University of Arkansas-Fort Smith (UAFS). His interest in teaching and helping student makes safer, more informed decisions led him to pursue his current role. He is a member and volunteer for Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity. Prior to UAFS, Logan attended graduate school at Louisiana State University where he earned his Master’s Degree in Higher Education. Logan has been a facilitator for various fraternal organizations and brings a wealth of knowledge related to harm reduction and student wellness.
Molly brings nearly 10 years of experience working with fraternity and sorority members both as a campus-based professional and headquarters staff member. As a chapter consultant for Phi Mu, she visited approximately 50 chapters over two years, assisted in establishing two new chapters, and served as a resident consultant for several growing chapters. In her various roles on campuses, Molly has advised chapters from the Interfraternity Council, Multicultural Greek Council, National-Panhellenic Council, and Panhellenic Council, and also served as the primary advisor for IFC at Texas Christian University. In her current role as the Assistant Director of Fraternity and Sorority Life at TCU, she has applied Dyad Strategies’ research to the fraternity and sorority residential housing communities to increase cross-chapter connectedness in the facilities, decrease incidents of vandalism, and train chapter resident assistants how to utilize their chapter specific data to enhance the residential living and learning experience. An active volunteer in the fraternity and sorority community, Molly also holds the Assistant Executive Director of Educational Programs board position for SEIFC and is a Panhellenic Specialist for Phi Mu.
Jacob is a Higher Education Master’s candidate at Florida State University with an assistantship in the Office of Student Rights and Responsibilities. In addition to his assistantship, he also holds internships the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life at Florida State University, managing several summer assessment projects. Before graduate school, Jacob served as a Leadership Consultant and Undergraduate Director for Delta Upsilon International Fraternity. As a consultant, he lead the expansion and colony development at Syracuse University and assisted expansions at the University of Texas at Austin and Florida International University, and used Dyad data to help DU chapters across the country improve their culture. Jacob has served as an intern for various national conferences and programs including AFLV Central, AFLV West, UIFI, and the Interdisciplinary Hazing Prevention Institute. He has helped facilitate fraternity & sorority leadership programs for Delta Upsilon, Delta Tau Delta, the University of North Florida, and Purdue University.
Brittany currently serves as the Director of Risk Intervention and Safety Education at Texas Tech University. In this role, Brittany is responsible for the comprehensive prevention education and bystander intervention programs at Texas Tech University. At Texas Tech, Brittany facilitates a variety of educational workshops within the Greek community focused on hazing and violence prevention, self-governance and group accountability, alcohol and other drug prevention, and social event risk management. Brittany’s professional and volunteer experiences working with fraternities and sororities include developing and implementing organizational conduct policies and processes, training standards boards, membership recruitment, fundraising, alumni engagement, and developing meaningful new member experiences. Brittany holds a bachelor's degree in Finance from The University of Alabama, a master's degree in Higher Education from Auburn University and is a doctoral candidate in Higher Education from Auburn University and is a member of Alpha Chi Omega.
McKeown served as a fraternity/sorority advisor for over seven years, most recently at the University of Maryland, working primarily with Panhellenic sororities. Currently, she is completing her PhD in Higher Education and Student Affairs at the University of Maryland. Her research examines career pathways for fraternity/sorority professionals and organizational culture of fraternity/sorority chapters. Kahlin earned a master's degree in College Student Personnel from Bowling Green State University and a bachelor's degree in education from the University of Delaware, where she joined Alpha Xi Delta. Kahlin currently volunteers for the Association of Fraternity/Sorority Advisors, Alpha Xi Delta, and has facilitated a number of programs for fraternity and sorority leaders on a local and national level.
Kahlin also brings a significant amount of experience working with Dyad data to improve the fraternity/sorority experience. She has previously worked with chapters at Maryland to implement changes based on Dyad assessment data, and understands that fraternities and sororities must use data-driven practices to improve the member experience.