Advance CTE Board of Directors

The Advance CTE Board of Directors is comprised of our Executive Committee (President, Vice President, Secretary-Treasurer and Past President), 11 regional representatives and an associate member representative.

Executive Committee members are each elected for a one-year term that runs July 1 through June 30. Regional representatives and the associate member representative are elected for a three-year term that runs July 1 through June 30. The terms for Board members are staggered, with one-third of the Board members’ terms expiring each year. Only State CTE Directors can serve on the Executive Committee or as a regional representative. Any non-organizational, associate member is eligible to serve as the associate member Board representative.

The members of the current Board of Directors are listed below by region. Click here for biographies of the 2016-2017 Advance CTE Executive Committee members.

Executive Committee

  • PresidentMrs. Jo Anne Honeycutt, State Director, North Carolina
  • Vice PresidentDr. Pradeep Kotamraju, State Director, Iowa
  • Secretary-TreasurerDr. Philip Cleveland, State Director, Alabama
  • Past PresidentMr. Rod Duckworth, State Director, Florida

Representatives

  • Region I – Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Vermont
    Ms. Vanessa Cooley, Rhode Island (Term expires: June 30, 2017)
  • Region II – New Jersey, New York, Puerto Rico, Virgin Islands
    Ms. Marie Barry, New Jersey (Term expires: June 30, 2018)
  • Region III – Delaware, District of Columbia, Maryland, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia
    Dr. Lee Burket, Pennsylvania (Term expires: June 30, 2017)
  • Region IV – Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Mississippi, North Carolina, South Carolina, Tennessee
    Ms. Jean Massey, Mississippi (Term expires: June 30, 2019)
  • Region V – Illinois, Indiana, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, Wisconsin
    Ms. Kathy Cullen, Wisconsin (Term expires: June 30, 2019)
  • Region VI –Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, Oklahoma, Texas
    Dr. Charisse Childers, Arkansas (Term expires: June 30, 2017)
  • Region VII – Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska
    Mr. Rich Katt, Nebraska (Term expires: June 30, 2018)
  • Region VIII – Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah, Wyoming
    Ms. Thalea Longhurst, Utah (Term expires: June 30, 2019)
  • Region IX – Arizona, California, Nevada
    Vacant (Term expires: June 30, 2018)
  • Region X – Alaska, Idaho, Oregon, Washington
    Ms. Eleni Papadakis, Washington (Term expires: June 30, 2018)
  • Region XI – Hawaii, Republic of Palau, Guam
    Ms. Bernadette Howard, Hawaii (Term expires: June 30, 2017)
  • Associate Member Representative - Dr. Sheila Ruhland, Washington (Term expires: June 30, 2017)