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NAME Tyna Davis Christy Hovanetz Lissa Pijanowski Henry Johnson Curtis Bynam Calvin Jackson Norah Kathleen O’Neill Otavio Visiedo Cathy Gassenheimer (Chair) Debra Hamm Hank Bounds Simone Ruiz-Narcia Neva Joyce Rose Sheila Appling Teresa Hinkle Cynda Fickert Marjorie Murray

Page 1 Southeast RAC

2/10/2008 (AL, FL, GA, MS, NC, SC)
CATEGORY AL state education agency representative FL state education agency representative GA state education agency representative MS state education agency representative NC state education agency representative SC state education agency representative Researcher representative (GA) Practicing Educator representative (FL) Business representative (AL) Local education agency Representative (SC) Local education agency representative (MS) Parent representative (FL) Local education agency representative (GA) Practicing Educator representative (GA) Practicing Educator representative (NC) Practicing Educator representative (AL) Local education agency representative (FL)

AFFILIATION Manager, Education Policies and Professional Practice, Alabama Department of Education Educational Program Director, Florida Department of Education Director of School Improvement, Georgia Department of Education State Superintendent, Mississippi Department of Education Director, Title I, North Carolina Department of Education Deputy Superintendent, Division of District and Community Services, South Carolina Department of Education Director, Leadership Initiative, Southern Regional Education Board Chancellor, Beacon Academies President, A+ Education Foundation Chief Information Officer, Richland School District 2 Superintendent, Pascagoula School District Parent, Broward County FL Program Director, NSF Math/Science Partnership, Atlanta Public Schools Teacher, Centennial Place Elementary School, Atlanta Teacher, John R. Kernodle Middle School, Greensboro North Carolina Teacher, Auburn Junior High School Director of Special Projects, Seminole County Public Schools

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NAME Ken James Carole Wallin Veronica Garcia Cindy Koss Shirley Neeley Theresa Chang Karen White Charles Tafoya Bob Moore (Chair) Sonja Adams Valerie Kaye Littlecreek Dawn Jacobi Roberto Lopez Johnette Crockett

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Southwest RAC (AR, LA, NM, OK, TX)
CATEGORY AR state education agency representative LA state education agency representative NM state education agency representative OK state education agency representative TX state education agency representative Higher Education representative (TX) Local education agency representative (NM) Local education agency representative (TX) Local education agency representative (OK) Parent representative Practicing Educator representative (OK) Practicing Educator representative (LA) Practicing Educator representative (TX) Practicing Educator representative (AR)

AFFILIATION General Education Division, Arkansas Department of Education Deputy Superintendent, Louisiana Department of Education Secretary of Education, New Mexico Department of Education Assistant Superintendent, Oklahoma Department of Education Commissioner of Education, Texas Education Agency Member, University of Houston Board of Regents Superintendent, Gallup-McKinley Count Schools Superintendent, El Paso ISD Superintendent, Oklahoma City Public Schools Parent, Euless (TX) Counselor, Okemah Public Schools Teacher, Destrehan High School (LA) Principal, George Sanchez Charter High School Principal, Wilmot Elementary School, Hamburg AR

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RAC REGION: 3
NAME Ruth Solomon Patti Harrington James Hager Gavin Payne Michael Awender Lynn Figurate Pete Turner Jane Farley Escobedo Maria Ott Rosemarie Smith Linda Nelson Mary Loughridge (chair) D.J. Stutz

Western RAC (AZ, CA, NV, UT)
CATEGORY State education agency representative (AZ) State education agency representative (UT) State education agency representative (NV) State education agency representative (CA) Higher education representative (AZ) Practicing Educator representative (CA) Local education agency representative (AZ) Local education agency representative (CA) Local education agency representative (CA) Practicing Educator representative (UT) Local education agency representative (AZ) Local education agency representative (CA) Parent representative (NV)

AFFILIATION Associate Superintendent for Policy, Arizona Department of Education Superintendent of Public Instruction, Utah State Department of Education Professor, University of Las Vegas, Nevada Deputy Superintendent, California Department of Education Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, Arizona State University Teacher, Manuel L. Real Elementary School, Perris, California Superintendent, Liberty Elementary School District Director of English Language Learner Services, Sonoma County Office of Education Senior Deputy Superintendent, Los Angeles Unified School District Principal, Amelia Earhart Elementary School, Provo (UT) Superintendent, Chino Valley Unified School District Director, Teacher Support and Employee Development, Antelope Valley High School District President, Nevada PTA

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RAC REGION: 4
NAME Johnnie Grissom Julie McCargar (chair) Brenda Spencer Jorea Marple Richard Innes Stephen Daeschner Gloria Hagans Doreen O’Rourke Beth Ubelhart Johnson David Roach Betsy Landers

Appalachia RAC (KY, TN, VA, WV)
CATEGORY KY state education agency representative TN state education agency representative VA state education agency representative WV state education agency representative Researcher representative (KY) Local education agency representative (KY) Local education agency representative (VA) Practicing Educator representative (VA) Practicing Educator representative (KY) Local education agency representative (WV) Parent representative (TN)

AFFILIATION Associate Commissioner, Kentucky Department of Education Executive Director, Federal Programs, Tennessee Department of Education Title I Coordinator, Virginia Department of Education Assistant State Superintendent of Schools, Division of School Improvement Researcher, Bluegrass Institute, Bowling Green KY Superintendent, Jefferson County Public Schools Title I Coordinator, Norfolk City Public Schools Teacher/Reading Specialist Principal, Owen County High School Superintendent, Cabell County School District President, Tennessee PTA

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RAC REGION: 5

Northeast RAC (CT, MA, ME, NH, NY, RI, VT, PR, VI)

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RAC REGION: 6
NAME John Ramos Carole Thomson Jaci Holmes Nicholas Donahue James Butterworth Francis Richards Elaine Pinckney Ramonita Rodriguez Nogue Doug Sears (chair) Robert Villanova Elizabeth Neale Vivian Weisman Jewel Ross Brathewaite Jean Pillsbury Lyonel Tracy Ceronne Daly Amanda Heffernan Sally Riley Sandy Granchelli

Mid-Atlantic RAC (DE, MD, NJ, PA, DC)
CATEGORY CT state education agency representative MA state education agency representative ME state education agency representative NH state education agency representative NY state education agency representative RI state education agency representative VT state education agency representative PR state education agency representative Higher Education representative (MA) Local education agency representative (CT) Practicing Educator representative (MA) Parent representative (RI) Practicing Educator representative (VI) Practicing Educator representative (ME) Local education agency representative (NH) Local education agency representative (MA) Practicing Educator representative (NY) Local education agency representative (NH) Practicing Educator representative (CT)

AFFILIATION Deputy Commissioner of Education, Connecticut State Department of Education Associate Commissioner, Massachusetts Department of Education Federal Liaison, Maine Department of Education Commissioner of Education, New Hampshire State Department of Education Assistant Commissioner, School Improvement and Community Services, NY State Department of Education Policy Support Specialist, Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Deputy Commissioner, Vermont Department of Education Director, Teacher Professional Development Institute Dean, Boston University School of Education Superintendent, Farmington Public Schools Principal, Silvio Conte Community School, Pittsfield, MA Executive Director, Rhode Island Parent Information Network Principal, Eulalie Rivera Elementary School Principal, North Elementary School, Skowhegan, ME Superintendent, Portsmouth School District, NH Director of TEACH Boston, Boston Public Schools Math Coach, P.S. 29, New York City Schools Curriculum Coordinator, Rochester (NH) Schools Reading Specialist, W.B. Sweeney Elementary School (CT)

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NAME Nancy Wilson Jessie Pollack Albert Monillas Jim Sheffer Bob Rice Bruno Manno Mike McCarthy Wendi Webster O-Dell Cheryl Krehbiel Antoinette Rath (chair) Patricia Mazzuca Sharon Brittingham Bill Adams Darlene Allen Dane Linn Carl Roberts

AFFILIATION Associate Secretary of Education, Delaware Department of Education Education Coordinator, Measurement and Research, Maryland Department of Education Regional Assistant Commissioner, New Jersey State Department of Educaton Division Chief, Federal Programs, Pennsylvania Department of Education DC Public Schools Annie E. Casey Foundation Executive Director, Pennsylvania Business Roundtable Chair, New Jersey Parent and Family Involvement Committee Teacher, Broad Acres Elementary School Superintendent, Mount Laurel Public Schools Principal, Roberto Clemente Middle School, Philadelphia Principal, Frankfort Elementary School, Frankfort DE Member, Washington Pennsylvania School Board President, DC PTA Director, Education Policy Studies, National Governors Association Superintendent, Cecil County Schools (MD)

CATEGORY DE state education agency representative MD state education agency representative NJ state education agency representative PA state education agency representative DC state education agency representative Community representative (MD) Business representative (PA) Parent representative (NJ) Practicing Educator representative (MD) Local education agency representative (NJ) Practicing Educator representative (PA) Practicing Educator representative (DE) Practicing Educator representative (PA) Parent representative (DC) Researcher representative Local education agency representative (MD)

RAC FINAL kathryn.doherty RAC REGION: 8
NAME Judy Jeffrey Mike Thompson Ginger Reynolds Phyllis Land Usher Carol Wolenberg Alice Seagren Mitch Chester Quentin Messer Ann Clapper Richard Stoff Angela Newing Sharnell Jackson Dan Nerad Mary Flahive Thomas Evert Dave Morrison Linda Christensen Charlie Hollerith (chair) Marilyn Jones Celestine Sanders Brent Clark

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North Central RAC (IL, IN, IA, MI, MN, OH, WI)
AFFILIATION Interim Director, Iowa Department of Education Federal Policy Advisor, Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning Deputy Superintendent, Indiana Department of Education Deputy Superintendent, Michigan Department of Education Minnesota Department of Education Director of Accountability, Ohio Department of Education Director of Community School Sponsorship, Fordham Foundation Researcher, National Center on Education Outcomes President, Ohio Business Roundtable Teacher, Forsythe Middle School, Ann Arbor Chief eLearning Officer, Chicago Public Schools Green Bay School Area Superintendent Mathematics Department, Cleveland School District Superintendent, School District of Janesville Teacher, Prospect High School Director of Instruction, Verona School District, WI Principal, Harlem High School, IL President, Indiana PTA Principal, Thomas Gist Academy, Detroit Superintendent, Belleville Township High School District #201 CATEGORY IA state education agency representative WI state education agency representative IL state education agency representative IN state education agency representative MI state education agency representative MN state education agency representative OH state education agency representative Practicing Educator representative Researcher representative (MN) Business representative (OH) Practicing Educator representative (MI) Local education agency representative (IL) Local education agency representative (WI) Local education agency representative (OH) Local education agency representative (WI) Practicing Educator representative (IL) Local education agency representative (WI) Practicing Educator representative (IL) Parent representative (IN) Practicing Educator representative (MI) Local education agency representative (IL)

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Mid-Continent RAC (CO, KS, MO, NE, ND, SD, WY)

RAC FINAL kathryn.doherty RAC REGION: 9
NAME Trent Blankenship Alexa Posny Polly Feis Jo O’Brien D. Kent King Cheryl Kulas Rick Melmer Deborah Scheffel Vonnie Sanders W.L. Sawyer Karen Lukens Sandy-Aguirre Mayer (chair) Keith Owen Rick Woodford John Lawrence Kim Gillespie Marc Bluestone Irene Devin Andrea Boden

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Northwest RAC (AK, ID, MT, OR, WA)
CATEGORY WY state education agency representative KS state education agency representative NE state education agency representative CO state education agency representative MO state education agency representative ND state education agency representative SD state education agency representative Higher Education/Researcher representative (CO) Practicing Educator representative (ND) Local education agency representative (KS) Practicing Educator representative (SD) Parent representative (MO) Local education agency representative (CO) Local education agency representative (WY) Local education agency representative (MO) Practicing Educator representative (KS) Practicing Educator representative (ND) Parent representative (WY) Local education agency representative (NE)

AFFILIATION State Superintendent of Public Instruction, Wyoming Department of Education Assistant Commissioner of Education, Kansas Department of Education Deputy Commissioner of Education, Nebraska Department of Education Assistant to the Commissioner for Learning Results, Colorado Department of Education Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education Executive Director, North Dakota Indian Affairs Commission, North Dakota Department of Education Secretary of Education, South Dakota Department of Education Professor, University of Northern Colorado ESL Teacher, Fargo Public Schools Superintendent, Topeka School District Teacher, Sioux Falls Hawthorne Elementary School Member, Hispanic Council for Reform and Educational Options Director of Reading, Pueblo School District 60, CO Director of Special Education, Lincoln County School District, WY Superintendent, Troy School District Principal, Pioneer Trail Junior High School, Olathe, KS Assistant Principal, New Town Public Schools State Senator and parent, Laramie WY District Coordinator, Gering School District

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NAME Karen Rehfeld Karen McGee Dennis Williams Rob Larson Mary Alice Heuschel Ray Barnhardt Susan Williamson (chair) Marilyn Davidson Karen Johnson Chris Rhines Patti Kinney Douglas Reisig Wendy Horman

AFFILIATION Alaska Department of Education and Early Development Idaho State Board of Education Deputy Superintendent, Montana Office of Public Instruction Federal Liaison, Oregon Department of Education Deputy Superintendent, Washington Department of Education Professor, University of Alaska Fairbanks Principal, William Howard Taft Elementary School, Boise Principal, Kodiak Island Borough School District Member, Raymond School Board CSRD coordinator, Portland School District Principal, Talent Middle School (OR) Superintendent, Hellgate Elementary Public School #4, Missoula Montana Parent, Ammon ID

CATEGORY AK state education agency representative ID state education agency representative MT state education agency representative OR state education agency representative WA state education agency representative Researcher representative (AK) Practicing Educator representative (ID) Practicing Educator representative (AK) Local education agency representative (WA) Local education agency representative (OR) Practicing Educator representative (OR) Local education agency representative (MT) Parent representative (ID)

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RAC REGION: 10 Pacific RAC (HI, AS, CNMI, FSM, GU, RMI, RP)

NAME Monica Mann Malaetele Lui Tuitele Rita Sablan David Sing Debbie Tkel-Sbal Laura Thielen (chair) Jan Shishido Caroline Wong Louise Wolcott Carol Seielstad Claire Tuia Poumele

AFFILIATION School Assessment Support Specialist, Hawaii Department of Education Director, Department of Education, American Samoa Government Associate Commissioner for Instructional Services, CNMI Professor, University of Hawaii at Hilo Chief, Division of Curriculum and Instruction, Ministry of Education, Palau Member, Hawaii Board of Education Parent Principal, Moanalua Intermediate School Complex Area Superintendent, Windward District, HI Special education teacher, Hanalei Elementary School, Kauai, HI Director for Instructional Services, Department of Education, American Samoa

CATEGORY State education agency representative (HI) State education agency representative (AS) State education agency representative (CNMI) Higher ed/Researcher representative (HI) State education agency representative representative (RP) Practicing Educator representative (HI) Parent representative (HI) Practicing Educator representative (HI) Local education agency representative (HI) Practicing Educator representative (HI) Practicing Educator representative (AS)