2019 Board of Directors

 Officers

 boscardinmarylynnbw cropped   Mary Lynn Boscardin, Ph.D.
2019 President
Professor
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Amherst, MA
president@cec.sped.org
 Lesh BW Cropped   Jennifer L. Lesh, Ph.D.
2019 President Elect

Professor
Lynn University
Boca Raton, FL

Garcia BW
  Mikki Garcia, Ed.D.
2019 Immediate Past President
Educational Consultant
JEM Educational
Melbourne, FL


McCormick BW
  Jim McCormick, M.S.Ed.
Treasurer, 2017-2019
CEO
Independent Living Center of Eastern Indiana
Richmond, IN
    Craig Evans, CMA
Secretary (Non-Voting)

Interim Executive Director
Council for Exceptional Children
craige@cec.sped.org

   

 Members

 AcevesTeresaPixBW   Terese "Tisa" Aceves, Ph.D.
Member-at-Large, Diverse Ethnic and 
Multicultural Groups, 
2018-2020
Professor
Loyola Marymount University
Los Angeles, CA

 BalonSmith BW
 

Linda Balon-Smith, M.Admin.
Member-at-Large, Canada, 2017-2019
Special Education Resource Teacher
Warman, SK

Bost Julie BW
 

Julie Irene Bost, Ed.D.
Member-at-Large, Non-Designated, 2017-2019
Clinical Assistant Professor
University of North Carolina
Greensboro, NC



 Dennis Cavitt   Dennis Cavitt, Ed.D.
Member-at-Large, Non-Designated, 2018-2019
Assistant Professor
Midwestern State University
Wichita Falls, TX


CdeBaca BW
 

Rafael S. CdeBaca, Jr., M.Ed.
Member-at-Large, Diverse Ethnic and 
Multicultural Groups, 
2017-2019
Special Education Instructional Coordinator
Nampa School District #131
Nampa, ID



 Hall BW   Rosalind Hall, Ed.D.
Member-at-Large, Non-Designated, 2019-2021
Director, Exceptional Student Education and Student Services
Levy County School Board
Bronson, FL 
 Hong BW   Barbara Hong, Ph.D.
Member-at-Large, Non-Designated, 2017-2019
Special Assistant to Academic Vice President on Access, Inclusion, Diversity and Equity
Brigham Young University, Hawaii
Laie, HI
 Laural Jackson   Laural A. Jackson, EDL
Member-at-Large, Non-Designated, 2019-2021
Superintendent
Delta/Greely School District
Delta junction, AK

 KovachDanillePixBW   Danielle M. Kovach, Ed.D.
Member-at-Large, Classroom Ranks,
2018-2020
Special Education Teacher
Tulsa Trail Elementary School
Hopatcong, NJ
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  Diana Morales, Ph.D.
Member-at-Large, Non-Designated, 2018-2020
Curriculum Support Specialist
Florida Diagnostic Learning & Resources System-South
South Miami, FL
 Rush BW   Charmion Rush, Ph.D.
Member-at-Large, Non-Designated2019-2021
Assistant Professor, Inclusive and Special Education 
Western Carolina University
Cullowhee, NC 

 Yell Mitch 2 BW   Mitch Yell, Ph.D.
Member-at-Large, Non-Designated, 
2018-2020
Fred and Francis Lester Palmetto Chair
of Teacher Education
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC



 Paul Zinni   Paul Zinni, M.Ed.
Member-at-Large, Non-Designated, 
2018-2020
Superintendent of Schools
King Philiip Regional School District
Norfolk, MA


    Craig Evans, CFA,
Interim Executive Director
craige@cec.sped.org