Committees

Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion

Board Liaison:
Amanda Karhuse
Director of Advocacy
National Association of secondary School Principals (NASSP)
703.860.7241
 

Chair:
Monica R Almond, Ph.D.
Senior Associate, Policy Development and Government Relations
Alliance for Excellent Education
202.828.0828
 

Vice Chair:
Channon Hanna
Director of Government Relations
Van Scoyoc Associates, Inc.
202.737.6566
 

Vice Chair:
Selene Ceja
Council for Opportunity in Education
Assistant Director for Congressional Relations
202.347.7430
 

Learn More about the Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee here.


Fundraising

Chair
Carla Lochiatto

Director, Public Policy Operations & Political Fundraising
ASAE
202.626.2807
 

Learn More about the Fundraising Committee here.


Membership

Board Liaison:
Jacki Ball
Director of Government Affairs
National PTA
703.518.1243
 

Chair
Leah Svoboda
Senior Manager, Government Affairs & Political Programs
Kimbell & Associates
202.203.0322
 

 Learn More about the Membership Committee here.


Congressional Outreach

Board Liaison:
Mallika Vastare
Director of Government Relations
The Furman Group
202.737.0700
 

Chair
Liz Westbrook
BIPC
202.452.5478
 

Vice Chair
Cicely Tomlinson
Legislative Issues Specialist
Mutual of Omaha
202.652.2287
 

Learn More about the Congressional Outreach Committee here.


Communications & PR

Chair
Teresa Stepic
DDC
202.830.2078
 

Chair (Interim)
Melinda Foscato

Senior Account Director
LAI Video
202.204.1042
 

Learn More about the Communications & PR Committee here.


Personal & Professional Development

Board Liaison:
Suzanne Swink
Director, Federal Government Affairs
BP America, Inc.
202.288.8330
 

Chair:
Johanna Gray
Senior Vice President
CRD Associates
703.304.8111
 

Vice Chair:
Alpha Lillstrom
Principal
Lillstrom Cheng Strategies
301.787.0877
 

Learn More about the Personal & Professional Development Committee here.