Committee Members 2016-2017

NAGC depends on their volunteers in many ways.  Organization Committees is where, in conjunctuion with the NAGC staff, much of the work of the organization happens. Here is a list of the organization committees and their 2016-2017 members.

Awards

Elizabeth Shaunessy-Dedrick, chair
University of South Florida
V. Dianne Azzarelli
Florida School System
Bonnie Crammond
University of Georgia
Carol Horn
Fairfax County Public Schools
Jan Leppien
Whitworth University
 
Jill Adelson
University of Louisville
Clar Baldus
University of Iowa
John Gaa
University of Houston
Kelly Kearney
University of Connecticut
 Tamra Stambaugh
Vanderbilt University

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Development and Fundraising

Lauri Kirsch, Chair
Hillsborough County Public Schools

Nick Colangelo
University of Iowa

Christine Deitz
AGATE
Center for Talent Development

Ann Robinson
Mahoney Center for Gifted Education, University of Arkansas at Little Rock

Donna Poland
Virginia Department of Education

Jennifer Zatchey
Ernst &  Young Assurance

Wendy Behrens
Minnesota Department of Education

Susan Corwith
Center for Talent Development

Julia Link Roberts
Center for Gifted Studies/
Western Kentucky University

Paula Olszewski-KubiliusCenter for Talent Development Northwestern University

Art Stellar Superintendent/
Consultant

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Diversity & Equity

Alena Treat
Wake County (NC) Public School System
Antonia (Toni) Szymanski Joanna Simpson
Grand Canyon University
 
Maggie Aldana
 
Tiombe Bisa Kendrick-Dunn
Ken Dickson
Baltimore County Public Schools
Antonis Loudaros Palm Beach County (FL) Schools Leslie Hosey
Roeper School
Valerie Tuck
Norfolk (VA) Public Schools
Javetta Jones-Roberson
Fort Worth (TX) ISD
Shauna Mayo
Strayer University
Gwen Frank
SUNY College at Oneonta
Libra Burton
Fulton County (GA) Schools
Zuzel Rodriguez
Broward County (FL) Public Schools
Rachel Mun
University of Connecticut

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Education

Lynette Breedlove, chair
Western Kentucky University
Kevin Besnoy
University of Alabama
Magdalena Fitzsimmons
Baltimore County (MD) Public Schools
Kathy Marks
Gwinnett County (GA) Public Schools
Shauna Mayo
Strayer University
Christine Briggs
University of Louisianna
Cindy Sheets
Shawnee Mission (KS) Public Schools
Eric Calvert
Ohio Dept. of Education
Richard King
Hendricks School
Amber Miller
High Plains Educational Cooperative
Lisa Ristuccia
Foundtain Hills (AZ) Schol District
 

 

Legislative & Advocacy

Maureen Marron, chair
Iowa Talented  & Gifted Assn
Pam Clinkenbeard
U-Wisconsin Whitewater
Erin Lane
Iowa Talented  & Gifted Assn
Julia Roberts
Western Kentucky University
Melissa Bilash
consultant

 
Martha Flournoy
California Assn for the Gifted
Debra Kay Logan
GT specialist / librarian
Ann Sheldon
Ohio Assn for Gifted Children
Catherine Blando
Iowa Wesleyan University
Terry Friedrichs
Friedrichs Education
Chrystyna Mursky
Wisconsin State Dept of Education
Paul Shepherd
Utah Assn for Gifted Children
Kathleen Casper
consultant
Sandra Johnson
Ozarks Unlimited Resource Educational
Christine Ohtani-Chang
Hawaii Gifted Assn
Jonathan Wai
Duke TIP

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Parent Editorial and Content Advisory Board

Janette Boazman, Chair
University of Dallas
Rosina Gallagher
Psychologist
Kelly Lynne Harris
Atlantic Cape Community College
Susan Jackson
Consultant & Advocate
Kathleen Robinson
Colorado Association for Gifted & Talented

Carolyn Welch
Attorney & Gifted Advocate

Lisa Conrad
Global #gtchat
Stephanie Georgiades
Florida Association for the Gifted (FLAG)
Nancy Hertzog
University of Washington
Michele Kane
Northeastern Illinois University
Patti Garrett Shade
Curiosita
Keri Guilbault
Parent Representative on NAGC Board
Austina De Bonte
Northwest Gifted Child Association (NWGCA)
Kim Hardin
Abilene Christian University
Tracy Inman
Chair, P&C Network
Kristy Mall
Murfreesboro City Schools
Joan Franklin Smutny
Center for Gifted/Midwest Torrance Center for Creativity

 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Standards

Cheryll Adams, chair
Ball State Emerita
Alicia Cotabish
University of Central Arkansas
Claire Hughes
College of Coastal Georgia
Sarah Kessel
Cobb County (GA)  School Dist

 
Diane Pratt
Ft Dodge (IA) Public Schools
Valerie Wilmot
Mesa (AZ) Public Schools
John Ash
Rutherford County (TN) Schools
Laurie Croft
University of Iowa
Susan Johnsen
Baylor University
Chin-Wen "Jean" Lee
University of Northern Colorado
Zane Scott-Tunkin
Des Moines (IA) Public Schools
 
Susan Corwith
Northwestern University
Debbie Dailey
University of Central Arkansas
Bill Keilty
The Lighthouse School
Priscilla Lurz
Retired GT Coordinator (TX)
Debbie Troxclair
Lamar University
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Publications

Jennifer Jolly, Association Editor
Univ of New South Wales
Jeff Danielian
THP Editor
Betsy McCoach
GCQ Editor
Jennifer Robins
William & Mary
Cheryll Adams
Ball State Emerita
Elizabeth Fogarty
chair, THP advisory board
Tracy Missett
University of Montana
Ann Robinson
Mahoney Center for Gifted Education, University of Arkansas Little Rock
Janette Boazman
Chair PECAB
Elizabeth Kane
Bridgewater-Raritan(NJ) Reg School Dist
Kathy Nilles
PHP Editor
Stephen Schroth
Towson University
Scott Chamberlin
University of Wyoming
Matt Makel
Duke TIP
Anne Rinn
University of North Texas
Hope (Bess) Wilson
University of North Florida

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Teaching for High Potential Editorial Advisory Board

Elizabeth Fogarty, chair
Eastern Carolina University
Steve Coxon
Maryville University
Susan Rakow
Family Achievement Clinic
Jennifer Ritchotte
University of Northern Colorado
Sally Beisser
Drake University

 
Matt Fugate
Purdue Univeristy
Meg Hines
University of Georgia
Jaime Castellano
jaime.castellano@yahoo.com
Ruth Lyons
RSU 22 (Hampden, ME)

 
Katherine Brown
Clark County (GA) Public Schools
Jennifer Beasley
University of Arkansas
Megan P Peters
Vanderbilt Programs for Talented Youth
Ariel Baska
Fairfax County (VA) Public Schools
Sarah Summers
UGA Torrance Center for Creativity & Talent
Tracy Alley
Madeira City (OH) Schools