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Meet the ECMC Foundation Fellows

By 2025, ECMC Foundation estimates that there will be more than 600 ECMC Foundation Fellows engaged in the six ECMC Foundation funded-fellowship programs and committed to improving postsecondary CTE across interrelated disciplines.

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Jodi Adams

Clinical Faculty, Career and Technical Education Director
University of Louisville

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Daniel Adams

Statewide Director of Career Pathways
Chemeketa Community College

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Sophia Alston

Consultant
Transformative Academic Leadership Consulting (TALC)

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Marie Andrae

Senior Business Intelligence Development Coordinator
Madison Area Technical College

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Rachel Andre

Manager of CTE & High School Initiatives
Seattle Colleges

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Carla S. Arciniega

Project Coordinator Lead
Lane Community College

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Carol Ash

Dean - Health, Wellness and Public Safety
Central New Mexico Community College

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Adam Atwell

Director of Assessment
Mitchell Community College

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Alain Ayangma

Assistant Professor of Mathematics
Wake Technical Community College

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Julia Barajas

Reporter
Southern California Public Radio

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Shelsi Barber-Carter

Perkins Grant Manager
Baton Rouge Community College

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Devin Baucom

Associate Vice President/Perkins Coordinator
Stanly Community College

Tara Beck


Trane

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Bryan . Bertucci

Coordinator of CTE
Louisiana Community & Technical College System

Jean Pierre Birbal

Manager of Institutional Research
Renton Technical College

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Tara Bordeaux

CTE Media Tech Teacher
Austin ISD

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Dana Breen

Head of Talent
Onramp

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Jenny Brundin

Education reporter
Colorado Public Radio

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Adam Bruns


Site Selection Magazine

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Erika Bucaro

Supervisor, Education Programs
McDonalds

Jennifer Bumgarner

Executive Director of Academic Support & ADA Coordinator
Craven Community College

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Hilary Burns

Editor
The National Observer Higher Education

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Stacey Butler

Senior Advisor, Workforce Initiatives
CVS Health

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Bryant Camp

Human Resources Solutions Partner, TE Connectivity
Matcor Metal Fabrication Inc.

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Kavitha Cardoza

Reporter

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Brennan Carr

Associate Professor
Long Beach City College

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Pam Carter

Dean of Business and Technology
Community College of Philadelphia

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William Castillo

Workforce Development Coordinator
Leeward Community College

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Mihir Chand

Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Kansas City Kansas Community College

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Emilie Cherry

Director of High School Collaboration
Community College of Baltimore County

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Justin Chin

Dir. High School Connections
Lane Community College

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Charles Clark

Associate Vice President of Planning and Research
Nashville State Community College

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JoAnna Collins

Professional Faculty
Northern Virginia Community College

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Gresham Collom

Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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Kristie Conklin

Senior Workforce Specialist
ComEd

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Luanne Cook

CTE Recruiter and Retention Specialist
Allegany College of Maryland

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Tracey D. Cooper

Executive Director, Nursing
Temple College

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Lori Coppa

Early Career Development Manager
The Hartford

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Kristin Corkhill

Director, High School Initiatives
Georgia Piedmont Technical College

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Monique Corral

Postdoctoral Fellow
University of California, Los Angeles

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Torrie Costantino

CTE Pathways Coordinator
Utah Valley University

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Mia Crabbe

Program Manager, Workforce Leadership and Development
Hypertherm

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Richard Brian Crosby

Drafting Instructor
Trinity Valley Community College

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Clare Cruz

Talent Acquisition Manager
Smart & Final Stores, LLC

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Nicholas D’Antonio

Workforce Development Strategist
Lockheed Martin

Samantha Dana

Associate VP for Institutional Effectiveness/Director of Institutional Research and Grants
Clover Park Technical College

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Stephanie Daniel

Reporter
KUNC

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Crystal Davidson

Vice President
iBuild Central Florida

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G. Scott Davis

Manager, Institutional Research
Milwaukee Area Technical College

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Cynthia Dean

Director of Institutional Effectiveness
Stanly Community College

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Derricke Dennis

Anchor/National Correspondent
ABC News New York

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Veena Dhankher

Director of Institutional Research
Holyoke Community College

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Vicky Diaz-Camacho

Community Reporter
Flatland

David R. Dillon

Senior Program Manager
Cognizant

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LaTonya Dixon

Assistant Professor
Alabama A&M University

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Kimberly Dreaden

Program Director
Indian Hills Community College

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Danielle Dreilinger

Journalist

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Jerrett Dumouchel

Associate Vice-President of Institutional Effectiveness
Florida State College at Jacksonville

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Walt Ecton

PhD Candidate and Research Assistant
Vanderbilt University

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Ryan Ellis

Recruiting, Onboarding, and Training Manager
Lincoln Electric

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Savithra Eratne

Director of Institutional Research
San Antonio College

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Justin Erickson

Assistant Director
Manatee Technical College

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Cassandra Etienne


CivicStory

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Chika Faith

Culture and Learning Specialist
Cranfield Talent Consultants

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Rebecca Farley

Director, Special Grants
West Hills College Coalinga

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Maggie Fay

Dissertation Fellow
City University of New York

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Melissa Federspill

Staff Writer
Uvalde Leader-News

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Olya Finnegan

Data Analyst
Milwaukee Area Technical College

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Stephanie Fitzsimmons

Dissertation Fellow
University of South Florida

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Ryan Foote

Director
Forage

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Dominique Footes

Career Development Manager
KIPP DC

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Jennifer Fox

Assistant Principal
Newport-Mesa Unified School District

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Shakari Fraser

Senior Manager, Earn and Learn
Cowen Institute, Tulane University

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Robert Earl Frederick, Jr.

Co-Department Head/Cuisine Instructor
Clark College

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Jennifer Freeman

Doctoral Student Fellow
University of Pennsylvania

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Ron French

Senior Writer
Bridge Michigan

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Bronagh Friel

Program Lead, Grow with Google
Google

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Andrew Gardner

Dissertation Fellow
University of North Carolina - Charlotte

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Lee Gardner

Senior Writer
The Chronicle of Higher Education

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Christos Giannoulis

Senior Institutional Research Analyst
Valencia College

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Andrea Golden-Pogue

Workforce Development/Nurse Educator
OU Health Sciences Center

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Jason Gonzales

Higher Education Reporter
The Tennessean 

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Jackiez Gonzalez

Associate Manager, Innovation and Advancement
Best Buy

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Adriane Graham

Teacher-Coordinator
Newport News Public Schools

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Yolanda Grant Terrell

Coordinator
The Alabama Community College System

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Nikki Grashorn

Manager, Talent Acquisition
Spectrum Health

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Lauren Gumbel

Early Talent Program Manager
Alliant Energy

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Jacquelyn Guzman

Doctoral Student Fellow
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

Brenda Hagan

Apprenticeship Portfolio Specialist
Kentucky Governor’s Office of Early Childhood

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Josh Hamilton

Plan Human Resources Manager
Knauf Insulation North America

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Lindsey Hammond

Postdoctoral Fellow
CTE Research Program At North Carolina State University (NCSU)

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Anthony Hancock

Interim President
Pierpont Community and Technical College

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Dimitria Harding

Dean of Health Sciences and Career & Technical Education
South Central College

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Naomi Harris

National Reporter
Open Campus Media

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Jeffrey Hayden

VP Business and Community Services
Holyoke Community College

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Karla Head

Director
Alaska Technical Center

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Jeff Henderson

Program Director Advanced Manufacturing
Indian Hills Community College

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Zong Her

Director, Institutional Research & Effectiveness Dept
Madison Area Technical College

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Cecilia Hernandez-Cromwell

News Director, Anchor, MMJ
Tyler Media Group

Karen Hicks

Director of Assessment
Lansing Community College

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Lori Higgins

Bureau Chief
Chalkbeat Detroit

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Sharnee Hobbs

Instructional Coordinator
Bishop State Community College

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Tachaka Hollins

Assistant Vice Chancellor for Academic Affairs
Tennessee Board of Regents

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Jeffrey Holmes

Postdoctoral Fellow
Los Angeles City College

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Brandon Hudson

Senior Director of Workforce and Economic Development
Tennessee Higher Education Commission

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Sheila Hyde-Clower

Faculty / Faculty Fellow
Dallas College

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Nichole Jackson

Director, Learning Assessment
Valencia College

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Raymond James

Department Head
Greenville Technical College

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Eunjung Jee

Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Massachusetts

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Misti Jeffers

Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Tennessee, Knoxville

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Barbara Joelle Wahi

Director- Work-based and Experiential Learning
Amarillo College

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Kawana Johnson

Director of Internships and Career Services (Teaching Faculty)
Florida State University

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Nataliia Johnson

Recruiter
Caterpillar

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Janelle Jones

Director for Career and Technical Education
Illinois Community College Board

Patrick Kadlik

General Manager
Ski Haus/NOTB Snowboards & Patio Place

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Jacob Kamer

Postdoctoral Fellow
Tennessee Higher Education Commission

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Larisa Karr

Reporter
The Haitian Times

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Jacob Kassuba

Vice President - Operations
Postsecondary Leadership Success Program at ACTE

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Kia Keyton

Director of the African American Male Scholars Initiative
Greenville Technical College

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Tasmiha Khan

Freelance
The Institute for Citizens & Scholars

Jichul Kim

Director of Institutional Research & Effectiveness
Renton Technical College

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Brad Kinsinger

Director, Global Agriculture Learning Center
Hawkeye Community College

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Jennifer Kline

Program Manager-Healthcare
GateWay Community College

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John Klyce

Reporter
Memphis Business News

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Rebecca Koenig

Senior Reporter
EdSurge

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Claire Korschinowski


Clover Park Technical College

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Mila Koumpilova

Senior Reporter
Chalkbeat Chicago

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Kimberly Kozlowski

Higher Education Reporter
The Detroit News

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Melanie Kramer

Senior Workforce Initiatives Manager
CVS Health

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Yana Kunichoff

K-12 Education Reporter
The Arizona Republic

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Diana LaBelle

Associate Professor
State University of New York Broome Community College

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Josh Labrie

Director of NOVA SySTEMic
Northern Virginia Community College

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Moira Lafayette

Dean, Health Sciences and Public Safety
Blackhawk Technical College

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Crystal Latham

Executive Director
SkillsUSA Texas College Postsecondary

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James Laury

Early Career Development Manager Performance Enablement Group
The Hartford

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Sue Lee

Director, Institutional Research
Tulsa Technology Center

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Kristina Lee

Director of Employer Partnerships, Early Career Talent
Forage

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Mason Lefler

Doctoral Student Fellow
Utah State

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Chris Lemon

Senior Associate Director for Adult Education
Kansas Board of Regents

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Matt Lenard

Dissertation Fellow
Harvard University

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Nataya Lewis

Assistant Director, Data Visualization and Analytics
Central Piedmont Community College

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Bethany Lighthall

Talent Management Leader
Novelis North America

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Megan Lipset

People Operations Specialist
NeuroFlow

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DeAnna Little

Director of Instruction
Meridian Technology Center

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Al Long

Instructor & Diversity and Equity Specialist
Southern State Community College

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Carlos Lopez

Associate Dean college of Health and Administration
Emily Griffith Technical College

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Rigieta Lord

Dean - Workforce, Adult and Vocational Education Services
College of the Marshall Islands

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Jennifer Lucia

Global Education Strategy Leader
IBM

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Sam Mabini

Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Alabama

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Laura Maldonado

Postdoctoral Fellow
North Carolina State University

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Andrew Marcotte

HR Manager
Blain's Farm and Fleet

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Jon Marcus

Higher Education Editor
The Hechinger Report

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Aleksander Marthinussen

Program Manager
Northern Virginia Community College

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Lisa Martino

Lecturer and Academic Program Coordinator, CTE Programs
University of Central Florida

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Jean Claude Mbomeda

Perkins Programs Lead
California Community Colleges Chancellor's Office (CCCCO)

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Rosemary McBride

Doctoral Student Fellow
University of Wyoming

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Lynne McCoy

Director of Academic Outreach
Bossier Parish Community College

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Wyl McCully

Market Research Analyst
Lansing Community College

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Kate McGee

Higher Education Reporter
Texas Tribune

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Lindsay McKenzie

Higher Education Reporter
Freelance

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Kevin McMindes

Statistician
Greenville Technical Community College

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Ty McNamee

Dissertation Fellow
Columbia University

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Claudia Melgar

Research Analyst
Oakton Community College

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Maria Mendez

Service and Engagement Reporter
Texas Tribune

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Marianne Merola

Education Programs Manager
McDonalds

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Dale Mezzacappa

Senior Reporter
Chalkbeat Philadelphia

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Sabrina Miller

Graduate Teaching and Research Assistant
University of California, Los Angeles

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Vanessa Miller

Higher Education/Investigative Reporter
The Gazette

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Melita Mitchell

Dean, Metropolitan College of Professional Studies at Johnson C. Smith University/ECMC Fellow
Johnson C. Smith University

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Jonathan Montoya

Doctoral Student Fellow
University of California, Irvine

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Susan Moreland

Dean, School of Nursing, Health Sciences, and Public Safety
Colorado Mountain College

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Brendan Murphy

STEM Education Coordinator
Northern Virginia Community College

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Brett Nachman

Postdoctoral Fellow
University of Wisconsin

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Paula Noland

Human Resources Business Partner
Hyster-Yale Group

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Patrick O'Donnell

Reporter
The 74 Million

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Darlene O'Rourke

Strategic Research Analyst, Teachers College
Western Governors University

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Molly Osborne

Director of Policy
EducationNC

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Larry Paredes

Industrial Technology Instructor
West Hills College Coalinga

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Martha Payan-Hernandez

Director, Career & Technical Education
Fullerton College

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Anthony Perry

Doctoral Student Fellow
Texas Tech University

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Forest Peterson

Postdoctoral Fellow
Stanford University

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Bryanne Peterson

Visiting Scholar
University of Missouri

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Bernie Phelps

Perkins, MCP, Dual Enrollment Program Director, TRIO Student Support Services Academic Coach
Montana Technological University, Highlands College

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Alan Phillips

Research Analyst I
Delaware Technical Community College

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Sarah Phillips

Research Analyst
Indian River State College

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Erica Phillips

Economic Development Reporter
The Connecticut Mirror

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Paul-Arthur Pierre-Louis

Postdoctoral Fellow
North Carolina State University

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Frank Polen

Assistant Superintendent/Director of Adult Education
Buckeye Career Center

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Bianca Quilantan

Education Reporter
POLITICO

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Patty Rasmussen

Writer
Freelance

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Georgia Reagan

Strategy Officer
Mi Casa Resource Center

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Jonathan Reed

Education Reporter
KUER

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Brett Richardson

Manager of CTE Partnerships
St. Louis Community College

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Ashley Richmond

Director of Research and Reports
Indian River State College

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Brian Rick

CTE Navigator
Southeastern Illinois College

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Sarah Roberts

Interim Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs
Nashville State Community College

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Duane Rohr

Senior Advisor, Workforce Initiatives
CVS Health

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Tiffanie Rosier

Recruiter
Hotwire

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Rick Ross

CTE/PLA Coordinator
Valley City State University

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Adrian San Miguel

Director, Program Services
Idaho Division of Career Technical Education

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Jacob Sanchez

Enterprise Reporter
Fort Worth Report

Tyler Savage

Workforce Development Support Specialist
San Antonio College

Sarah Sawyer

Chief Operating Officer
Vector Choice Technology Solutions

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Jared Scharpen

Career Coordinator
Minneapolis Community & Technical College

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Carrie Scheiderer

Chief Administrator
Central Ohio Technical College

Samantha Schenk

Manager of Research
Oakton Community College

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Amy Scott

Senior Correspondent
Marketplace

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Eric Sewell

Director of Technical Education
Southern Union State Community College

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Sara Shaw

Dissertation Fellow
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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Mikko Silliman

Doctoral Student Fellow
Harvard University

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Julie Simms

Curriculum Coordinator - Innovation
Emily Griffith Technical College

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Jason Simon

Director
Advanced Manufacturing Technical Education Collaborative

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Ashley Smith

Fellow/Reporter
EdSource

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Ellysa Smith

Human Resources Director
Carolina Small Business Development Fund

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Ashlee E. Spannagel

Dean of Career and Technical Education & Workforce Development
Southeastern Community College

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Hayley Spencer

Director of Research and Analytics
Division of Florida Colleges, Florida Department of Education

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Alexandra Starr

Writer
Freelance

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Giuseppina Stigler

Interim Perkins Grant Director
Queensborough Community College - CUNY

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Christine Storms

Dean of Trades

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Jennifer Tedder

Director, Early College
Chattanooga State Community College

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Ginger Tedder

Project Manager, CTE Professional Learning
Mississippi State University

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Michelle Temkin

Recruiting Manager
Accenture

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Vickie Thomas

Director
Eastern New Mexico University Roswell

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Angela Thomas

Dissertation Fellow
North Carolina State University

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Leofric (LJ) Thomas

Research Analyst
Florida State College at Jacksonville

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Nicole Thompson

Dean of Applied Sciences
Carteret Community College

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Jeff Tinley

Director Of Institutional Research
Roane State Community College

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David Tobenkin

Freelance
The Institute for Citizens & Scholars

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Rosario Torres

Program Officer
ECMC Foundation

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Eileen Truax

Freelance Journalist

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Debbie Truong

Education Reporter
National Public Radio

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Alina Tugend

Freelance

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Alberto Urbina

Dean of Material Science
Houston Community College

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Kesha Valentine

Dissertation Fellow
Old Dominion University Educational Foundation

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Claire Van der Plas

Assistant Dean of Instruction
Colorado Mountain College

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Linda Van Doren

Vice President of Education
Emily Griffith Technical College

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Natalie Van Kleef Conley

Global Head of Future Workforce, Cloud Learning Services

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Laura VanWaardhuizen

FCS Education Program Coordinator
Iowa State University

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Elizabeth Varga

Director of Research & Grants
Greenville Technical Community College

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Morgan Vasquez

Senior Director, Head of Early Career Talent Acquisition and Programs
Walmart

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Katie Vincent

Director of Workforce Partnerships
Owensboro Community and Technical College

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Donald Walker

Director
Detroit Public Schools Community District

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Tadd Wamester

Director, Partnership Development
EnGen

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Stephanie Wang

Bureau Chief
Chalkbeat Indiana

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Tony Warren

Education Consultant Counseling and Career Development
Calhoun Intermediate School District Department of Career and Technical Education

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Kelly Washington

Dean of Student Affairs
Altierus Career College

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TaMaryn Waters

Business and Economic Development Reporter
Tallahassee Democrat

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Charlotte West

Freelance

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Dena Wilkinson

HR Business Partner
Stotz Equipment

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Brittney Williams

Assistant Director for Career and Technical Education
Louisiana Community & Technical College System

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Nzingha Williams

Dissertation Fellow
Central Piedmont Community College

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Scott Williams

Chief Instructional Officer/Associate Supt
Tulsa Technology Center

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Traci Williams

Executive Director, Institutional Effectiveness, Research and Planning
Chattanooga State Community College

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David Wilson

Doctoral Student Fellow
North Carolina State University

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Delifina Wilson

Vice President of Student Affairs
Kansas City Kansas Community College

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Alia Wong

Reporter - Inequities in Education
USA TODAY

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CJ Wurster

Associate Dean
GateWay Community College

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Xue (Cher) Xing

Assistant Professor
University of Nevada, Las Vegas

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Jackson Yan

Postdoctoral Fellow
University of California, Davis

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Ata Younan

Reporter
Freelance

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Mikhail Zinshteyn

Reporter
CalMatters

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Samantha Zulkowski

Director of Research and Analytics
Delaware Technical Community College