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Chapter Director Elections 2023

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The 2023 chapter elections process has concluded. The following candidates will begin new chapter director terms beginning August 1, 2023:

  • Arizona Chapter: Jenell Riordan
  • Arkansas Chapter: Daniel Stahl
  • California Chapter: Emily Coalson Stamets
  • Colorado Chapter: Tami LoSasso
  • Hawaii Chapter: Lanaly Cabalo
  • Idaho Chapter: no chapter director
  • Kentucky Chapter: Carolyn Greer
  • Louisiana Chapter: Kristi Jacobs-Stanley and Cherie Ducote Firmin (co-directors)
  • Nevada Chapter: Sharon Chadwick and Krysta Phenix (co-directors)
  • New Mexico Chapter: Gael Natale and Melissa Souers (co-directors)
  • North Carolina Chapter: Medina Demeter and Chris Veneris (co-directors)
  • Oregon Chapter: Jo Strom Lane
  • South Carolina Chapter: Harry Culpepper
  • Tennessee Chapter: Lisa Moody
  • Virginia Chapter: Tracy Bourne
  • Western Pacific Islands Chapter: Harold Easton
  • West Virginia Chapter: Martha Loudon

In addition, these states also will have new chapter directors:

  • Georgia: Nicholas Sostillio
  • Illinois: LaDonna Wilson will complete the current term ending in 2025
  • Maryland: Guy Barbato will complete the current term ending in 2025
  • Missouri: Brad Rackers will join Jennifer Forrest-James as co-chapter director

EdTA thanks all chapter directors and the chapter boards for their service to the organization. Their work in delivering the mission locally is vital to EdTA’s success.


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