2012-2013
Topic
Board Members

National Assessment Governing Board (2012-2013)

Honorable David P. Driscoll, Chair
Former Commissioner of Education
Massachusetts Department of Education
Malden, Massachusetts
Board Category: Chief State School Officer

Susan Pimentel, Vice Chair
Educational Consultant
Hanover, New Hampshire
Board Category: Curriculum Specialist

Andrés A. Alonso
Chief Executive
Baltimore City Public Schools
Baltimore, Maryland
Board Category: Local School Superintendent

Louis Fabrizio
Director of Accountability Policy & Communications
Division of Accountability Services
North Carolina Department of Public Instruction
Raleigh, North Carolina
Board Category: Testing & Measurement Expert

Honorable Anitere Flores
Legislator
Florida House of Representatives
Miami, Florida
Board Category: State Legislator-Republican

Alan J. Friedman
Consultant
Museum Development and Science Communication
New York, New York
Board Category: General Public

Rebecca Gagnon
Director
Minneapolis Board of Education
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Board Category: Local School Board Member

Shannon Garrison
Fourth-Grade Teacher
Solano Avenue Elementary School
Los Angeles, California
Board Category: Fourth Grade Teacher

Doris Hicks
Principal and CEO
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Charter School for
Science and Technology
New Orleans, Louisiana
Board Category: Elementary Principal

Andrew Ho
Associate Professor
Harvard Graduate School of Education
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Board Category: Testing and Measurement Expert

Honorable Terry Holliday
Commissioner of Education
Kentucky Department of Education
Lexington, Kentucky
Board Category: Chief State School Officer

Brent Houston
Assistant Superintendent
Shawnee Public Schools
Shawnee, Oklahoma
Board Category: Secondary School Principal

Hector Ibarra
Middle School Science Teacher
Belin Blank International Center and Talent Development
Iowa City, Iowa
Board Category: Eighth-Grade Teacher

Honorable Tom Luna
Idaho Superintendent of Public Instruction
Boise, Idaho
Board Category: Chief State School Officer

Terry Mazany
President and CEO
The Chicago Community Trust
Chicago, Illinois
Board Category: General Public Representative

Tonya Miles
General Public Representative
Mitchellville, Maryland
Board Category: General Public

Dale Nowlin
Teacher and Mathematics Department Chair
Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation
Columbus, Indiana
Board Category: Twelfth-Grade Teacher

Father Joseph O'Keefe, S.J.
Professor
Boston College Lynch School of Education
Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts
Board Category: Non-Public School Administrator or Policymaker

W. James Popham
Emeritus Professor
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California
Board Category: Testing and Measurement Expert

B. Fielding Rolston
Chairman
Tennessee State Board of Education
Kingsport, Tennessee
Board Category: State School Board Member

Tonya Miles
General Public Representative
Mitchellville, Maryland
Board Category: General Public

Gary Sneider
Associate Research Professor
Portland State University
Portland, Oregon
Board Category: Curriculum Specialist

Blair Taylor
President and CEO
Los Angeles Urban League
Los Angeles, California
Board Category: Business Representative

Honorable Leticia Van de Putte
Legislator
Texas Senate
San Antonio, Texas
Board Category: State Legislator-Democrat

Ex-officio Member
John Q. Easton

Director
Institute of Education Sciences
U.S. Department of Education
Washington, DC