NCSL Education Committee
Co-Chair: Representative Robert Behning, Indiana
Co-Chair: Senator Mimi Stewart, New Mexico
Vice Chair: Senator Eddie Melton, Indiana
Staff Co-Chair: Cortney George, Georgia
Staff Co-Chair: Dwan Quenson Johnson, Mississippi

NCSL Contacts: Michelle Exstrom (Denver)  Austin Reid (D.C.) 

Members by States

*Policy Working Group Member
Alabama
Representative Terri Collins*
Representative Rod Scott
Alaska
Senator Tom Begich
Representative Harriet Drummond
Senator Roger Holland
Senator Scott Kawasaki
Senator Gary Stevens
Representative Andi Story
Representative Chris Tuck
Arkansas
Representative Sonia Barker
Representative Keith Brooks
Representative Bruce Cozart*
Senator Joyce Elliott
Senator Jane English
Representative Denise Garner
Senator Missy Irvin
Senator Greg Leding
Senator James Sturch
California
Edgar Cabral*
Assemblymember Kevin McCarty*
Assemblymember Jose Medina
Assemblymember Patrick O'Donnell
Colorado
Josh Abram*
Senator Jeff Bridges
Representative Cathy Kipp
Representative Barbara McLachlan
Representative David D. Ortiz
Julie Pelegrin*
Senator Tammy Story
Representative Mary Young
Connecticut
Sarah E. Bourne
Eileen Lawlor-Parker
Emanuel Merisotis
Rob Poudrier
Marybeth Sullivan
Delaware
Senator S. Elizabeth Lockman
Stephanie Mantegna
Representative Sean Matthews
Senator Brian Pettyjohn
Yvette Smallwood
Senator Laura Sturgeon
Representative Kimberly Williams
District of Columbia
Councilmember Charles Allen
Councilmember Janeese Lewis George
Councilmember Christina Henderson
Florida
Kurt Hamon
Georgia
Sara Arroyo
Representative Katie M. Dempsey
Representative Robert Dickey
Cortney George*
Representative Jan Jones
Christine Murdock
Hawaii
Senator Lynn DeCoite
Senator Kurt Fevella
Senator Michelle N. Kidani*
Senator Donna Mercado Kim
Representative Bob McDermott
Representative Val Okimoto
Representative Amy A. Perruso
Representative Justin H. Woodson
Idaho
Paul Headlee
Representative Scott Syme
Senator Janie Ward-Engelking
Illinois
Colleen Atterbury
Senator Kimberly A. Lightford
Indiana
Representative Robert Behning*
David Buyze
Representative Tony Cook
Speaker Todd Huston
Senator Eddie Melton*
Senator Jeff Raatz
Senator Linda Rogers
Representative Vernon Smith
Eliza Stephenson
Iowa
BRIDGET A GODES*
Kansas
Senator Brenda Dietrich
Representative Ronald Ellis
Senator Renee Erickson
Representative Ron Highland
Representative Kyle Hoffman
Representative Steve Huebert
Representative Timothy H. Johnson
Representative Patrick Penn
Senator Dinah Sykes
Representative Adam Thomas
Representative Kristey Williams
Representative Valdenia Winn
Kentucky
Lauren Busch
Senator Danny Carroll
Joshua Collins
Jo Carole Ellis
Dana Fugazzi
Senator Alice Forgy Kerr
Senator Gerald A. Neal
Yvette Perry
Senator Reginald Thomas
Representative James Tipton*
Senator Stephen West
Senator Mike Wilson
Senator Max Wise
Maine
Representative Michael F. Brennan
William Brown
Representative David Harold McCrea
Senator Matthew Pouliot
Representative Timothy M. Roche
Representative Paul A. Stearns
Maryland
Delegate Eric Ebersole
Delegate Catherine M. Forbes
Delegate Jefferson Ghrist
Senator Shelly Hettleman
Rachel H. Hise*
Delegate Kevin B. Hornberger
Speaker Adrienne A. Jones
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser
Senator Nancy J. King
Delegate Marc Korman
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke
Senator Paul G. Pinsky
Delegate Haven Shoemaker
Delegate Stephanie Smith
Delegate Jared Solomon
Carol L. Swan
Delegate Alonzo T. Washington
Senator Craig J. Zucker
Massachusetts
Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz
Angelina Hong
Senator Patricia D. Jehlen
Senator Jason M. Lewis
Senator Michael O. Moore
Representative Alice Hanlon Peisch
Michigan
Anne Blankenhorn
Joe Carrasco
Kathryn R. Summers
Minnesota
Emily Adriaens
Representative Sondra Erickson
Jenna Hofer
Alyssa Holterman
Nathan Hopkins
Cristina Parra Herrera
Ken Savary
Representative Ami Wazlawik
Mississippi
Senator David Blount
Senator Nicole Boyd
Senator Dennis DeBar
Lonnie Edgar Jr.
Dwan Quenson Johnson*
Senator Rita Potts Parks
Jennifer Sebren
Gwennetta Tatum
Missouri
Senator Lauren Arthur
Senator Bill Eigel
Senator Cindy O'Laughlin
Montana
Representative Marta Bertoglio
Representative Moffie Funk
Representative Ed Hill
Representative Connie Keogh
Representative Scot Kerns
Senator Edie McClafferty
Pad McCracken*
Representative Wendy McKamey
Representative Fiona Nave
Senator Shannon O'Brien
Representative Amy Regier
Senator Daniel Salomon
Laura Sankey Keip
Senator Mark Sweeney
Representative Mark A. Thane
Senator Susan Webber
Nebraska
Senator Raymond M. Aguilar
Nicole Barrett
Senator Carol Blood
Senator Wendy DeBoer
Senator Terrell McKinney
Senator Lynne Walz
Senator Justin Wayne
New Hampshire
Representative Ralph Boehm
Representative Glenn Cordelli
Michael Kane
Representative Rick Ladd
Michael J. Landrigan
Representative Barbara Shaw
Christopher M. Shea
New Jersey
Assemblymember Mila M. Jasey
Assemblymember Angelica M. Jimenez
Liz Mahn*
Senator M. Teresa Ruiz*
New Mexico
Tim Bedeaux
Senator Pete Campos
Chelsea Canada
Representative Joy Garratt
Rachel Gudgel*
Senator Carrie Hamblen
Vanessa Kaye Hawker
Emily Hoxie
Nicolas Kennedy
Representative Raymundo Lara
Senator Linda M. Lopez
Lenaya Montoya
Senator Harold James Pope
Representative Debra M. Sarinana
Joseph Simon
Senator William P. Soules
Senator Mimi Stewart*
Senator Bill Tallman
Representative Elizabeth Thomson
North Carolina
Representative Hugh Blackwell*
Drupti Chauhan
Senator Kevin Corbin
Representative Jeffrey Elmore
Representative Howard J. Hunter III
Leslie Karkanawi
Brent Lucas
Kara McCraw
Senator Gladys A. Robinson
North Dakota
Representative LaurieBeth Hager
Representative Pat D. Heinert
Senator Erin Oban
Representative Mark S. Owens
Representative Brandy Pyle
Sheila Sandness
Representative Mark Sanford
Senator Donald Schaible
Ohio
Senator Andrew O. Brenner
Senator Hearcel F. Craig
Senator Bill Reineke
Oklahoma
Erin Boeckman
Senator Chris Kidd
Senator Dewayne Pemberton
Oregon
Representative Teresa Alonso Leon
Senator Sara Gelser
Pennsylvania
Representative Ryan A. Bizzarro
Senator Marty Flynn
Representative Andrew Lewis
Representative Mark Longietti
Representative Jason Ortitay
Representative Meghan Schroeder
Representative P. Mike Sturla
Christopher Wakeley
Representative Jake Wheatley*
Puerto Rico
Senator Ada Garcia Montes
Senator Elizabeth Rosa Velez
Senator Maria De Lourdes Santiago Negron
Emilio Seijo Rivera
Rhode Island
Representative Nathan W. Biah
Senator Hanna M. Gallo
Representative Rebecca M. Kislak
Representative Joseph M. McNamara
Representative William W. O'Brien
Senator Roger A. Picard*
Representative Marcia Ranglin-Vassell
Representative Mary Ann Shallcross-Smith
South Carolina
Representative Merita A. Allison
Donna Barton
Martha Casto
Senator Mike Fanning
Representative Jerry N. Govan Jr.
Senator Greg Hembree
Senator Kevin L. Johnson
Senator Scott Talley
South Dakota
Senator Reynold F. Nesiba
Tennessee
Lauren Agee
Representative Scott Cepicky
Senator Todd Gardenhire
Representative Kirk Haston
Senator Joey Hensley
Senator Brian Kelsey
Senator Jon Lundberg
Michael Maren
Representative Debra Moody
Senator Bill Powers
Representative John Ragan
Representative Terri Lynn Weaver
Representative Mark White*
Representative Ryan Williams
Texas
Gabe Brake
Morgan H. Constantino
Kathy Dunham
Cathy Eady
Kaylei Elworth
Rachel Gandy
Kurt Gore
Jennifer Jackson
Jennifer G Jones*
Rachel Lance
Kelly Lowe
Melissa MacNeil
Kathleen Middleton
Pam Moore
Lynn Murphy
Michael Polich
Jacy Selcoe
Tracey Snelson
Meaghan Walsh
Utah
Senator J. Stuart Adams
Representative Melissa G. Ballard
Sean Faherty
Senator Lincoln Fillmore
Senator Keith Grover
Representative Dan N. Johnson
Ben Leishman
Senator Ann Millner
Representative Carol Spackman Moss
Representative Susan Pulsipher
Senator Kathleen Riebe
Senator Jerry W. Stevenson
Senator Evan J. Vickers
Representative Steve Waldrip
Senator Todd Weiler
Vermont
Mark Perrault
Donna Russo-Savage
Virginia
Senator Adam P. Ebbin
Senator Ghazala F. Hashmi
Senator Janet D. Howell
Senator Mamie E. Locke
Senator L. Louise Lucas
Senator Stephen D. Newman
Senator Richard L. Saslaw
Washington
Representative Paul Harris
West Virginia
Hank Hager
Wisconsin
Katie Bender-Olson
Emily Hicks
Representative Joel Kitchens
Fern Knepp
Representative Sondy Pope
Anne Sappenfield*
Dan Schmidt
Representative Jeremy Thiesfeldt
Wyoming
Matthew Willmarth