Board of Directors

The Association for Career and Technical Education® is the largest national education association dedicated to the advancement of education that prepares youth and adults for careers. It’s our mission to provide educational leadership in developing a competitive workforce. Read more about our history and structure.

ACTE Leadership

ACTE’s leadership is a volunteer Board of Directors, elected by the members of the Association annually. Board officers include the president, president-elect and past-president, as well as a representative from each Division and Region. The executive director is an ex-officio member of the Board. Standing committees are appointed by the Board.

ACTE Presidents

Carrie Giles


Robert Torres


Chaney Mosley

Past President

Board of Directors

Sandra Adams

Administration Division
Vice President


Lavyne Rada

Agricultural Education
Division Vice President

Sean Crevier

Business Education Division
Vice President

Brooke Kusch
Counseling & Career Development
Division Vice President
This position is vacant
Katy Blatnick-Gagne
Family & Consumer Sciences
Education Division
Vice President
LaDonna Selvidge
Health Science Education Division
Vice President
Susan Leon
New & Related Services Division
Vice President
Shawn Freie
Postsecondary, Adult & Career
Education Division
Vice President
Bart Taylor
Trade & Industrial Education
Division Vice President
Jan Jardine
Work-based Learning Division
Vice President
Douglas Bush
Region I Vice President
Dustin Davis-Austin
Region II Vice President
Brandon Russell
Region III Vice President
Michael Culwell
Region IV Vice President
Craig Statucki
Region V Vice President
LeAnn Curry
Executive Director/
Secretary & Treasurer
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