2014-2015
Topic
Board Members

National Assessment Governing Board (2014-2015)

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

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

Honorable Mitchell Chester

Commissioner
Massachusetts Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Malden, Massachusetts
Board Category: Chief State School Officer

Lucille E. Davy
President and CEO
Transformative Education Solutions, LLC
Pennington, New Jersey
Board Category: General Public Representative

Frank Fernandes
Principal
Kaimuki Middle School
Honolulu, Hawaii
Board Category: Secondary School Principal

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

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

Honorable James Geringer
Director of Policy and Public Sector Strategies
Environmental Systems Research Institute (ESRI)
Cheyenne, Wyoming
Board Category: Governor - Republican

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

Tonya Mathews
President and CEO
Michigan Science Center
Detroit, Michigan
Board Category: General Public Representative

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

Honorable Ronnie Musgrove
Of Counsel
Copeland, Cook, Taylor & Bush, P.A.
Madison, Mississippi
Board Category: Governor - Deomcrat

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

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

Chasidy White
Teacher
Brookwood Middle School
Brookwood, Alabama
Board Category: Eighth-Grade Teacher

Ex-officio Member
John Q. Easton

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