Commission on Computer Science and Information Technology


Asa Hutchinson, Governor, Arkansas, Chair

Conrad Appel, State Senator, Louisiana
Laura Arnold, Associate Commissioner, Office of Career and Technical Education, Kentucky Department of Education
Melanie D. Barton, Executive Director, Education Oversight Committee, South Carolina
Duncan Buell, Professor, Computer Science and Engineering, College of Engineering and Computing, University of South Carolina
Gretchen B. Caughman, Executive Vice President for Academic Affairs and Provost, Augusta University
Ann V. Clemmer, Senior Associate Director for Academic Affairs, Arkansas Department of Higher Education
Philip C. Cleveland, Interim State Superintendent and Deputy State Superintendent, Division of Career and Technical Education, Alabama State Department of Education
Walter H. Dalton, President, Isothermal Community College, North Carolina
Tom Dickson, State Representative, Georgia
Rod Duckworth, Chancellor, Division of Career and Adult Education, Florida Department of Education
Paul Espinosa, State Delegate, West Virginia
Brenda Gilmore, State Representative, Tennessee
David Givens, President Pro Tem, Kentucky State Senate
Bill Gossage, State Representative, Arkansas
Jim Halligan, State Senator, Oklahoma
Kathryn R. Hornsby, Assistant Commissioner, Office of Technical Education, Technical College System of Georgia
Donna Johnson, Executive Director, Delaware State Board of Education
Henry Johnson, Assistant State Superintendent for Curriculum, Assessment and Accountability, Maryland State Department of Education
Timothy J. Johnston, Program Coordinator, School Improvement and STEM Education, Arkansas Department of Career Education
Kenneth Langley, Project Manager, Research and Curriculum Unit, Mississippi State University
Mamie E. Locke, State Senator, Virginia
Marcie Mack, State CTE Director, Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education
Bruce Martin, Faculty, Information Systems Technology, Midlands Technical College, South Carolina
Janet Mason, Superintendent, Rutherford County Schools, North Carolina
Anthony Owen, Computer Science Coordinator, Arkansas Department of Education
Robert H. Plymale, State Senator, West Virginia
Tina Smith, Education Policy and Special Projects Director, Arkansas Public School Resource Center
David P. Sokola, State Senator, Delaware
Steven Staples, Superintendent of Public Instruction, Virginia Department of Education
Gray Tollison, State Senator, Mississippi
Barbara M. Wall, State Director, Career, Technical and Agricultural Education, Georgia Department of Education
Casey Wardynski, Superintendent, Huntsville City Schools

Expert Consultants to the Commission
Anthony P. Carnevale, Research Professor and Director, Georgetown University Center on Education and the Workforce
Gail Chapman, Director of National Outreach, Exploring Computer Science
J. Philip Craiger, Principal Investigator, Advanced Cyberforensics Education Consortium, Daytona State College
Janice E. Cuny, Program Director for Computing Education, National Science Foundation
Maureen Fox, Commanding Officer, Center for Information Dominance, Corry Station
Mark R. Nelson, Executive Director, Computer Science Teachers Association
Pat Yongpradit, Chief Academic Officer,

SREB Staff
Tricia Avery, Director, Human Resources
Wanda Barker, Director, Educational Technology Cooperative
Gene Bottoms, Senior Vice President
Gale Gaines, Vice President, State Services
Sam Nancarrow, Special Assistant to the President
David S. Spence, President
Kirsten Sundell, Director of Product Development and Communications, Career Pathways
Dale Winkler, Special Assistant to the Senior Vice President