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EXECUTIVE Committee

2020-2021

Elected officer terms run from 9/1-8/31

PRESIDENT: Jeanne L. Paynter, Ed.D. (bio) term ends 8/31/2022

PAST PRESIDENT: Keri M. Guilbault, Ed.D. (bio) term ends: 8/31/2022

VICE PRESIDENT: , Stephen T. Schroth Ph.D. (bio) term ends: 8/31/2021

SECRETARY: Crystal Ricks, Ed.D., (bio) term ends: 8/31/2022

TREASURER: Samuel Robfogel (bio) term ends: 8/31/2021

Interested in serving on our board?

CONTACT US AT INFO@MCGATE.ORG

board of directors

2020-2021

Appointed officer terms run 8/1-7/31

MEMBERSHIP CHAIR: Ainsley Tetreault, M.A., M.Ed. (bio)

MEMBER-AT-LARGE, EASTERN SHORE & ASSISTANT MEMBERSHIP CHAIR: Nicole Acle, R.D., L.D. (bio)

LEGISLATIVE ADVOCACY COMMITTEE CHAIR: VACANT

SOCIAL MEDIA/COMMUNICATIONS CHAIR: VACANT

EDUCATION & OUTREACH COMMITTEE CHAIR: VACANT

committees

We are currently seeking chairs for our Legislative Advocacy Committee and Social Media/Communications Committee. These two positions serve on the Board of Directors for one-year terms. Please use this link to apply by 9/15/2020.

Committee members are appointed each year and serve a one year term from 9/1 - 8/31. Committee volunteers may be reappointed. Click here to read more about the committee charges and to sign up. We need your help in order to accomplish our goals!

Volunteers: Please click on the button below to submit your monthly volunteer service hours

MCGATE Volunteers and officers attended the NAGC Leadership and Advocacy Conference in Washington, DC in March 2019. During the 2019 NAGC Legislative and Advocacy Conference, attendees prepared to advocate with their Senators and Representatives on the Hill. Click here to download copies of the handouts and presentations.

Pictured above: (left) Dr. Jeanne Paynter, Yvonne Golczewski, Eileen Merriman, Rebecca McClure, & Penny Zimring. (Right) Andy Harris's aid met with Yvonne, Eileen, Rebecca, Joyce David and Dr. Paynter to discuss the importance of supporting funding of the Javits grant.