CTE Support Fund Committee

Are you interested in serving on the CTE Support Fund Committee? You can read more about the responsibilities of serving on this committee in the CTE Support Fund Committee Member position description. Contact the staff liaison for more information!

CTE Support Fund Committee Minutes – VISION 2015 (draft)

CTE Support Fund Committee Representatives

Date Appointed: July 2016

CHAIR: Brian Gordon
BOARD LIAISON: Dodie Bemis, Cindy Stover, Kelli Diemer
MEMBERS: One representative from each Region


To sponsor activities that provide
adequate funding for the Association, state associations and members to
advocate legislative and regulatory positions that support, enhance and
recognize the value of career and technical education.


This is a committee of the Board appointed under procedures adopted pursuant to Article 8.1 of the Bylaws.


3.1 The committee shall consist of at least one representative from each ACTE Region and a Chair.

3.2 The term of office is the Association operating year. Members serve for a two-year period and may serve up to two terms.

3.3 The Region vice presidents shall appoint their representatives. Committee members must have an interest or expertise in fundraising activities and the grassroots process. Committee members must attend ACTE’s CareerTech VISION in person in order to participate in the CTE Support Fund activities.

3.4 The committee elects its chair with the approval of the Board of Directors. The chair serves for one year.

The CTE Support Fund is responsible for raising money to support the advocacy and awareness efforts of the Association. In achieving this goal, the committee has the following objectives:

  1. Develop a plan for increasing the CTE Support Fund that raises members awareness of the Fund and includes a fundraising campaign to generate contributions at state, regional and national meetings, as well as an ongoing focus on soliciting donations through existing ACTE mediums including the ACTE website and
  2. Provide feedback, suggestions and ideas to ACTE staff on a plan to maximize the Region structure for the raising of money.
  3. Provide feedback, suggestions and ideas on ways to recognize all Fund donors.
  4. Coordinate and facilitate the CTE Support Fund activities during ACTE’s CareerTech VISION, National Policy Seminar, and other association events.



Position Name
Chair Brian Gordon
Region I Candice Mott
Region II
Region III Elizabeth Kaufman
Region IV Michelle Lea Camp
Region V Craig Statucki
Board Liaison Cindy Stover
Board Liaison Dodie Bemis
Board Liaison Kelli Diemer
Staff Liaison LeAnn Curry