Professional Development

Professional Development Committee

The Professional Development committee is charged with making and implementing recommendations relative to programs for professional development. Such recommendations can include the locations of conferences/conventions, symposia or other professional development activities, themes for conferences/conventions/symposia, topical priorities for programs, and formats for programs.

The Professional Development committee is responsible for assuring that all professional development activities and conferences are evaluated and assume responsibility for implementing divisional policies pertaining to managing and accounting for finances related to professional development activities.

It is expected that the Professional Development committee assume responsibility for all other activities pertaining to professional development as assigned by the Executive Board.

Professional Development Committee Chairs 
Donna Y. Ford 
Ralph Gardner 


Initially Organized:
April 1989

Formally Affiliated:
 July 1, 1990

 Charter Date:
1993 CEC Convention