About Us

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Executive Board

PRESIDENT:  Judy Shanley Easter Seals
PRESIDENT-ELECT:  Valerie Mazzotti University of Oregon
VICE-PRESIDENT, CONFERENCES:  Karrie Shogren University of Kansas
TREASURER: Deanne Unruh University of Oregon 
SECRETARY: Donna Wandry West Chester University
PAST PRESIDENT: Darlene Unger Kent State University 

Ex-Officio Board Members

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR: Jane Razeghi George Mason University
CONFERENCE PLANNER: Cindi Nixon Francis Marion University

Publications

PUBLICATIONS CHAIR: Amber McConnell University of Oklahoma
JOURNAL CO-EDITOR: David Test University of North Carolina Charlotte
JOURNAL CO-EDITOR: Bob Algozzine University of North Carolina Charlotte
NEWSLETTER EDITOR: Tom Simmons University of Louisville
WEBMASTER: Al Daviso University of Akron
WEB DESIGN ASSISTANT: Joshua Pulos University of Oklahoma and Andrea Suk University of Oklahoma

Committees

PUBLICATIONS CHAIR: Amber McConnell University of Oklahoma 
POLICY AND ADVOCACY COMMITTEE CHAIR: Kimberly Osmani Oklahoma Department of Rehabilitation
MARKETING COMMITTEE CHAIR: Stacie Dojonovic Fox Chapel Area High School  
HUMAN RIGHTS AND CULTURAL DIVERSITY CO-CHAIRS: Tiana Povenmire-Kirk University of North Carolina Charlotte
Laurie Kahn University of Oregon
MEMBERSHIP CHAIR: Valerie Mazzotti University of Oregon
RESEARCH COMMITTEE CHAIR:  Allison Lombardi University of Connecticut

Representatives

SUBDIVISION REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE NORTHWEST: Dawn Rowe University or Oregon
SUBDIVISION REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE SOUTHWEST: Kendra Williams-Diehm University of Oklahoma
SUBDIVISION REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE NORTHEAST: Clare Papay University of Massachusetts Boston 
SUBDIVISION REGIONAL REPRESENTATIVE SOUTHEAST: Joy Ivester
STUDENT REPRESENTATIVE: Jennifer Bumble Vanderbilt University
YOUTH WITH A DISABILITY REPRESENTATIVE: TBD
REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY: John McNaught James Madison University
REPRESENTATIVE ASSEMBLY: Lynn Newman SRI
REPRESENTATIVE TO KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS COMMITTEE: Mary Morningstar University of Kansas
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS CHAIR: Maria Paiewonsky University of Massachusetts Boston
REPRESENTATIVE TO KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS COMMITTEE (ALTERNATE): Jane Razeghi George Mason University
PARENT REPRESENTATIVE: Kara Hirano University of Oregon