Commission Executive Committee

Name Position Term End Year

Lois Gackenheimer

Director/President, Academy for Nursing and Health Occupations
Palm Beach, FL (School Administrator)

Chair 2019

James D. King

President, Northeast State Community College
Blountville, TN

Immediate Past Chair 2019

Fred Albrecht

Director/Owner, CALC Institute of Technology
Alton, IL (School Administrator)

Vice Chair 2019

Robert Aguis

Principal, Marchman Technical College
New Port Richey, FL (School Administrator)

Secretary-Treasurer 2019

Robert Carrigan

Occupational Teacher/Supervisor
Melborne, FL

Member 2019

Sandy Elliott

Adult Education Manager, Wayne County Schools Career Center
Smithville, OH (Occupational Teacher/Supervisor)

Member 2019

Gary Puckett


Ex Officio

Commission Committee on Finance

Name Position Term End Year

Robert Aguis

Principal, Marchman Technical College
New Port Richey, FL (School Administrator)

Chair 2019

Gary Puckett


Secretary

Fred Albrecht

Director/Owner, CALC Institute of Technology
Alton, IL (School Administrator)

Member 2019

Lois Gackenheimer

Director/President, Academy for Nursing and Health Occupations
Palm Beach, FL (School Administrator)

Member 2021

James D. King

President, Northeast State Community College
Blountville, TN

Member 2020

Commission Committee on Policies and Rules

Name Position Term End Year

Al Salazar

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

Chair 2019

Julie Ha

President, Mayfield College
Cathedral City, CA

Vice Chair 2020

Michael Bouwhuis

President, Davis Applied Technology College
Kaysville, UT

Member 2021

Michael Gannon

Retired Provost, Defense Information School
Ashland, VA (Public Member)

Member 2021

Russell Shelton

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

Member 2020

Myra West

President, Tennessee College of Applied Technology at Livingston
Livingston, TN

Member 2019

Commission Review Committee

Name Position Term End Year

Linda Alford

Retired, Reid State Technical College
Evergreen, AL

Member 2019

Michael Bouwhuis

President, Davis Applied Technology College
Kaysville, UT

Member 2019

Garry Carter

Manager Training, The Apprenticeship School
Newport News, VA

Member 2019

Robert J. Clark

Retired Associate Superintendent - Career and Technical Education, Orange County Public Schools
Orlando, FL

Member 2019

Christine Cothron

Retired President, First Coast Technical College
St. Augustine, FL

Member 2019

Diane W. Culpepper

School Director, Lake Technical College
Eustis, FL (Administrative)

Member 2019

Sherica Davis

President, Infinity College
Lafayette, LA (Administrative)

Member 2019

Michael Gannon

Retired Provost, Defense Information School
Ashland, VA (Public Member)

Member 2019

Darlene Glaus

Education/Training Strategist, Defense Information School
Ft. George G. Meade, MD

Member 2019

Libby Guilliams

Director, Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center
Cape Girardeau, MO

Member 2019

Julie Ha

President, Mayfield College
Cathedral City, CA

Member 2019

Paul Hacking

President, Tooele Technical College
Tooele, UT (Administrative)

Member 2019

Barbara Ison

Retired Director, Hazard Technical College
Hazard, KY

Member 2019

Ellen Lange-Christianson

Vice-President, Tooele Applied Technology College
Tooele, UT

Member 2019

Beverly Pacas

Retired RN, Louisiana Technical College
Baton Rouge, LA

Member 2019

Mae W. Perry

President, Tennessee College of Applied Technology at Hartsville
Hartsville, TN

Member 2019

Holly Peterson

Vice President, Mountainland Applied Technology College
Lehi, UT (Academic)

Member 2019

Tangela Purifoy

Dean of Students and Instructional Services, Reid State Technical College
Evergreen, AL

Member 2019

Amit Shorewala

Director, Ace Computer Training Center
Forest Hills, NY (Administrative)

Member 2019

Ashley Smith

Director of Compliance, Unitech Training Academy
Lafayette, LA

Member 2019

Steve Sullivan

Vice President, Pro Way Hair School
Stone Mountain, GA

Member 2019

Myra West

President, Tennessee College of Applied Technology at Livingston
Livingston, TN

Member 2019

Leroy West

Chief Administrative Officer, Summit Academy OIC
Minneapolis, MN (Administrative)

Member 2019