19 states select chapter director nominees
EdTA state chapter boards in Regions II and IV, in accordance with the organization’s regular rotation of leadership terms, have nominated chapter directors to serve from August 1, 2013 through July 31, 2017. Here are the selections:
Connecticut: Marydell Merrill
Illinois: Jim Smith
Indiana: Ann Hileman
Iowa: Helen Duranleau-Brennan
Kansas: David Hastings/Steve Landis
Maine: Keith Anctil
Maryland: Derek Anderson/Dorothy DeLucchi
Michigan: Erik Hart
Minnesota: Michael Sheeks
Missouri: Jen Forest James
Montana: Sarah DeGrandpre
Nebraska: Angela Dashner
New Hampshire: Jen LaFrance/Kit Rodgers
New Jersey: Carolyn Little
New York: Julie Congress/Ryan Emmons
Ohio: Pat Santanello
Pennsylvania: Mark Zortman
Rhode Island: John Lincoln
In addition, the Georgia Chapter Board nominated Paul Hampton to complete the unexpired term of Chapter Director Frank Pruet, who will leave the post to become EdTA Vice President next August. Hampton’s term runs through the end of July 2015.
The chapter director candidates put forward by their chapter boards will take office next August unless their selection is contested by a petition candidate. As provided by the EdTA Chapter Governance Policy, any voting member of EdTA can petition to be included on the ballot in a chapter director election for his or her state. A petition form and instructions can be downloaded through the link below.
Revised October 26, 2012: An earlier version of this story omitted the name of Dorothy DeLucchi, nominated as co-director of the Maryland chapter.