Board of Directors

Officers (Executive Committee)

Chair: Sandra Doran 
President, Bay Path University
(term exp. 2023)
Secretary: Tom Bordenkircher
Vice President for Accreditation Relations, Higher Learning Commission
(term exp. 2023)
Treasurer: Virginia Goatley 
Professor and Department Chair, University at Albany, SUNY
(term exp. 2023)
Ex Officio: Mark LaCelle-Peterson
President and CEO, AAQEP


Other Directors

Doretha J. Allen 
Instructional Coach, Dallas Independent School District
(term exp. 2022)
Kathlene Holmes Campbell 
Dean of Education, University of St. Thomas
(term exp. 2024)
Fritz Erickson 
President, Northern Michigan University
(term exp. 2022)
Amy Holcombe
Interim Dean, Stout School of Education, High Point University
(term exp. 2024)
Chris Kalmus
Retired Co-Founder, LiveText
(term exp. 2022)
Scott Myers
Superintendent, USD 363 Holcomb School District (KS)
(term exp. 2024)
Rebecca Pelton
President, Montessori Accreditation Council for Teacher Education
(term exp. 2023)
Gina Pepin
2018-19 Michigan Region I Teacher of the Year, Escanaba Area Public Schools
(term exp. 2023)
Reyes L. Quezada
Chair, Department of Learning and Teaching, University of San Diego
(term exp. 2024)
George Ann Rice
COO Teacher Lane, Heroes to Education
(term exp. 2024)
Anthony Rivera
Dean of Academic Affairs, Inter American University of Puerto Rico, Bayamón Campus
(term exp. 2022)
Phillip S. Rogers
Executive Director, National Association of State Directors of Teacher Education and Certification
(term exp. 2022)
Catherine Snyder
Chair, Education Department, Clarkson University, Capital Region Campus
(term exp. 2024)
John Watzke
Dean, School of Education, University of Portland
(term exp. 2022)