Council Committee on Nominations

Name Position Term End Year

Carol Puryear

Vice Chancellor of Economic and Community Development, Tennessee Board of Regents
Nashville, TN

Chair 2017

Russell Shelton

Executive Director of Community and Corporate Relations (Retired), Southwest Tennessee Community College
Bolivar, TN

Vice Chair 2017

Robert J. Clark

Retired Director, Orange Technical Education Center-Mid-Florida Tech
Orlando, FL

Member 2018

Michael Gannon

Retired Provost, Defense Information School
Ashland, VA

Member 2019

Jody Hawk

President, Texas Health School
Houston, TX

Member 2018

Al Salazar

Administrator, Home Life and Community Services, Inc.
San Antonio, TX

Member 2019

Council Committee on Accreditation Standards and Conditions

Name Position Term End Year

Carol Puryear

Vice Chancellor of Economic and Community Development, Tennessee Board of Regents
Nashville, TN

Chair 2017

Lori Spencer

Former Commissioner
Sarah, MS

Vice Chair 2018

Wendy Brog

Vice President for Instruction, Bridgerland Applied Technology College
Logan, UT

Member 2017

Robert L. Carrigan

Director – Curriculum and Instructional Standards Office, Defense Equal Opportunity Management Institute
Patrick AFB, FL

Member 2019

Robert J. Clark

Retired Director, Orange Technical Education Center-Mid-Florida Tech
Orlando, FL

Member 2018

Jody Hawk

President, Texas Health School
Houston, TX

Member 2019

Council Appeal Panel

Name Position Term End Year

Christine E. Angus

Coordinator of Health Programs, Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES
Newark, NY

Member 2017

Christopher W. Ayers

Assistant Director, Tennessee College of Applied Technology
Harriman, TN

Member 2019

Christine Carroll

President, Eastern Virginia Career College
Fredericksburg, VA

Member 2017

Walton Cobb

Retired Director, Orlando Technical Education Center, Westside Tech
Winter Garden, FL

Member 2017

Tara Combs

Academy Coordinator, Cabell County Career Technology Center
Huntington, WV

Member 2017

Josh Cotter

Assistant Director, South Central Career Center
West Plains, MO

Member 2019

Brandy Coward

CEO, Angeles Institute
Artesia, CA

Member 2019

Robert Crawford

Director, Atlantic Technical College
Coconut Creek, FL

Member 2018

Barbara Dawson

Principal, Akron School of Practical Nursing
Akron, OH

Member 2019

Radiah Dent-Palmer

Assistant Director, Pinellas Technical Education Center-Clearwater
Clearwater, FL

Member 2019

Harvey Driscoll

Director, Atlanta Institute of Music and Media
Norcross, GA

Member 2017

Joel English

Vice President, Tidewater Tech
Virginia Beach, VA

Member 2019

Carrie Fife

Director of Adult Education, Pickaway-Ross Career and Technology Center
Chillicothe, OH

Member 2019

Joanie M. French-Reed

President/CEO, Blake-Austin College
Vacaville, CA

Member 2017

Michael Gannon

Retired Provost, Defense Information School
Ashland, VA

Member 2018

Amita Garg

School Director, Infotech Career College
Paramount, CA

Member 2017

Gregory Garrett

Regional Director (Retired), South Central Louisiana Technical College
Oscar, LA

Member 2018

Paul Hacking

Executive Director, Uintah Impact Mitigation Special Service District
Vernal, UT

Member 2018

Deanna B. Head

Director, Unitech Training Academy
Lafayette, LA

Member 2019

John B. Hodgson

Assistant Director, Tennessee College of Applied Technology
Jackson, TN

Member 2018

Jill W. Kohler

President, Penrose Academy
Scottsdale, AZ

Member 2019

Steven B. Livtak

President, Jersey College
Hackensack, NJ

Member 2019

Jamie Barrett Lovern

Director, Barrett and Company School of Hair Design
Nicholasville, KY

Member 2018

Rhett Mathieu

President, Cloyd’s Beauty School #3
West Monroe, LA

Member 2017

Tina Mathieu

CEO/Administrator, Cloyd’s Beauty School
West Monroe, LA

Member 2018

Collette Mercier

Director, Ogden-Weber Applied Technology College
Ogden, UT

Member 2017

Roxanne Mihal

LPN Department Chair, Blue Hill Regional Technical School
Canton, MA

Member 2017

Dana L. Miller

President (Retired), Southwest Applied Technology College
Cedar City, UT

Member 2017

Mark Milton

Academy Director, Good Careers Academy
San Antonio, TX

Member 2018

Phillip R. Moore

Director, Compass Career College
Hammond, LA

Member 2017

Michael Moye

President (Retired), Central Technical College,
Moultrie, GA

Member 2019

David Osborne

President, Kenco Associates, Inc.
Ashland, KY

Member 2019

Holly Peterson

Vice President, Mountainland Applied Technology College
Lehi, UT

Member 2019

Ralph Robbins

Director (Retired), Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Livingston
Livingston, TN

Member 2018

Amit Shorewala

Director, Ace Computer Training Center
Forest Hills, NY

Member 2017

Jeff Sisk

Director, Tennessee Technology Center at Jackson
Jackson, TN

Member 2017

Faye Smith

President, Sumter Beauty College
Sumter, SC

Member 2018

Lori Spencer

Former Commissioner
Sarah, MS

Member 2018

Mary Ellen Spennachio‐Wagner

Retired Director, Monroe 2 BOCES CWD
Rochester, NY

Member 2018

Frank Sullivan

Director, Pro Way Hair School
Stone Mountain, GA

Member 2018

Aritta Summers

Director, Tennessee College of Applied Technology – Dickson
Dickson, TN

Member 2019

Laura Travis

Health Careers Coordinator, Tennessee College of Applied Technology
Dickson, TN

Member 2018

Elnora Wade

Director, PJ’s College of Cosmetology
Bowling Green, KY

Member 2018

Karen Wade

Instructor, PJ’s College of Cosmetology
Bowling Green, KY

Member 2017

Leroy West

Chief Administrative Officer, Summit Academy OIC
Minneapolis, MN

Member 2019