Advisory Board

The University of Arizona College of Education National Advisory Board, started in 1993, is composed of members who represent the diverse interests of their communities both in Arizona and various cities across the country. The Board advises the Dean of the College on a wide variety of issues related to: the appreciation and promotion of a quality education for future teachers, administrators, and other educators; and lifelong learning opportunities of interested citizens.

The National Advisory Board of the College of Education is committed to providing positive support to the College of Education through the established mission of the college.

The College of Education National Advisory Board VALUES:

  • Equity, diversity and inclusiveness
  • Success of every student
  • Collaboration with the community and University
  • Support for transformative action

Barbara Sullivan, Chair
Larry Bahill
Gloria Barnett
Carrie Brennan
Patrice Brown
James Brunenkant
Richard Carranza
Panfilo Contreras
Brenda Even
Sharyn Felton
Dale Frederick
Augie Gallego

Peggy Goulding
Charlotte Harris
Victoria Hobbs
Naomi Karp
Paul Lindsey
Sally Matiella
Barbara Miller
Vicky Mullins
David Overstreet
Judy Ovitt
Nancy Woodling

Laura Nobles Bank-Reed
Ann Boice
Nancy Berge
Renée Clift
Peggy Douglas
Sally Drachman Salvatore

Jinx Patterson
Daniel Plumer
Robert Paulsen
Susan Richards
Danielle Thu
Robert Walkup


Lee O'Rourke Emma Mendenhall