The members of the Advance CTE Executive Committee are elected by the membership to serve one-year terms. The FY20 officers, who are listed below, will serve from July 1, 2019 through June 30, 2020.
Heather Justice, Secretary/Treasurer
Heather Justice,is the Division Director for College, Career and Military Preparation within the Texas Education Agency. In her role, she oversees Career and Technical Education, Work-Based Learning, industry certifications, and College and Career Readiness School Models such as Early College High Schools, Pathways in Technology Early College High Schools, Industry Cluster Innovative Academies, and Texas STEM Academies. Prior to joining the Texas Education Agency, Heather was the Executive Director of Career and Technical Education for the Tennessee Department of Education. She managed the comprehensive reform of career and technical education programs of study, instituted data sharing agreements to obtain industry certification data, overhauled licensing of CTE educators, and established a statewide professional development model for CTE educators. She holds a bachelor's degree in business administration and a masters degree in education.