High Schools That Work Board

General information

The HSTW board is composed of state directors of career and technical education or their designees from the 30 member states and the District of Columbia. Board members are listed here with the HSTW state oordinators.

Alabama
Philip Cleveland, Director
Career/Technical Education, Alabama Department of Education

Arkansas
Charisse Childers, State Director
Arkansas Department of Workforce Education

Delaware
Luke Rhine, Director 
Career and Technical Education, Delaware Department of Education

District of Columbia
Tony D. Johnson, Career and Technical Education State Director
Office of State Superintendent of Education

Florida
Rod Duckworth, Chancellor
Division of Career and Adult Education Florida Department of Education

Georgia
Barbara Wall, State Director
Career, Technical and Agricultural Education, Georgia Department of Education

Idaho
Dwight Johnson, State Administrator
Division of Professional-Technical Education

Illinois
*Dora Welker, Division Administrator
College and Career Readiness, Illinois State Board of Education

Kansas
Jay Scott, Assistant Director 
Career and Technical Education, Kansas Department of Education

Kentucky
Laura Arnold, Associate Commissioner
Kentucky Department of Education

Louisiana
James Sawtelle, Vice President
Career and Technical Education, Louisiana Community & Technical College System

Mississippi
Jean Massey, Associate Superintendent 
Vocational Education and Workforce Development, Mississippi Department of Education

Missouri
Dennis Harden, State Director
Office of College and Career Readiness Missouri Department of Elementary & Secondary Education

New Jersey
Marie Barry, Director
Office of Career and Technical Education, New Jersey Department of Education

New Mexico
Eric Spencer, Director
College and Career Readiness Bureau, New Mexico State Department of Education

New York
Eric Suhr, Bureau Chief
Office of Curriculum and Instructional Support, New York State Education Department

North Carolina
Jo Anne Honeycutt, Director
Career and Technical Education, North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

Ohio
Emily Passias, State Director
Career Tech, Ohio Department of Education

Oklahoma
Marcie Mack, Chief of Staff
Oklahoma Department of Career & Technology Education

Pennsylvania
Lee Burket, Director
Bureau Career-Technical Education, Pennsylvania Department of Education

South Carolina
Ron Roveri, State Director
Career & Technology Education, South Carolina Department of Education

Tennessee
Danielle Mezera, Assistant Commissioner
Career Technical Education, Tennessee Department of Education

Texas

Diane Salazar, State Director
Career Technical Education, Texas Education Agency

Virginia
Lolita Hall, State Director
Career Technical Education, Virginia Department of Education

West Virginia
Kathy D’Antoni, Assistant State Superintendent of Schools
Division of Technical, Adult and Institutional Education, West Virginia Department of Education

*Chairman of the HSTW Board