Jonathan Loss is a research affiliate at the Belk Center for Community College Leadership and Research. He has over 15 years of experience in the North Carolina Community College System (NCCCS), all at Catawba Valley Community College, where he currently serves in the role of Associate Dean of General Education. He has been a member of the joint NCCCS and University of North Carolina (UNC) System’s Transfer Advisory Committee (TAC) for over six years and recently became co-chair of the committee. Jonathan is also a doctoral candidate in Community College Leadership at North Carolina State University. His research interests are shaped by his involvement with the TAC and are concentrated on the transfer process in the state of North Carolina, with his dissertation being specifically focused on the efficacy and efficiency of the state’s Comprehensive Articulation Agreement (CAA) between the two systems of public higher education. Jonathan earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Mathematics from Montreat College and his Master of Arts degree in Mathematics from Appalachian State University.