NCSL Education Committee
CO Chair: Senator Kimberly A. Lightford, Illinois
Co-Chair: Representative Wendy Horman, Idaho
Vice Chair: Representative Sondra Erickson, Minnesota
Vice Chair: Senator Eddie D. Melton, Indiana
Vice Chair: Senator Mimi Stewart, New Mexico
Staff Co-Chair: Cortney George, Georgia
Staff Co-Chair: Dwan Quenson Johnson, Mississippi

NCSL Contacts: Michelle Exstrom (Denver)  Jocelyn Salguero (D.C.) 

Members by States

*Policy Working Group Member
Alabama
Representative Terri Collins*
Representative Bill S. Poole III
Representative Rod H. Scott
Alaska
Representative Daniel H. Ortiz
Senator Gary L. Stevens*
Representative Andi Story
Representative Chris S. Tuck
Arkansas
Representative Sonia Eubanks Barker
Senator Eddie L. Cheatham
Senator Linda P. Chesterfield
Representative Bruce Cozart*
Senator Lance R. Eads
Senator Joyce Elliott*
Representative Denise Garner
Representative Grant Hodges
Senator James Sturch
California
Edgar Cabral*
Assemblymember Kevin McCarty*
Assemblymember Jose J. Medina
Assemblymember Patrick O'Donnell
Colorado
Josh Abram*
Senator Jeff Bridges
Representative Janet P. Buckner
Representative James R. Coleman
Representative Cathy Kipp
Representative Colin Larson
Representative Julie L. McCluskie
Representative Barbara McLachlan
Representative Dafna Michaelson Jenet
Julie Pelegrin*
Senator Tammy Story
Senator Nancy J. Todd
Connecticut
Representative Dorinda Borer
Sarah E. Bourne
Representative Gail Lavielle
Eileen Lawlor-Parker
Emanuel Merisotis
Rob Poudrier
Marybeth Sullivan
Delaware
Representative Earl G. Jaques Jr.
Stephanie Mantegna
Representative Sean Matthews
Senator Brian G. Pettyjohn
Yvette Smallwood
Senator David P. Sokola*
Senator Laura Sturgeon
Representative Kimberly A. Williams
District of Columbia
Councilmember Charles Allen
Councilmember David Grosso
Florida
Senator Manny Diaz Jr.
Kurt Hammon
Georgia
Sara Arroyo
Representative Katie M. Dempsey
Representative Robert L. Dickey
Cortney George*
Representative Jan Jones
Christine Murdock
Representative Valencia Stovall
Hawaii
Senator Donovan M. Dela Cruz
Senator Breene Y. Harimoto
Representative Mark J. Hashem
Senator Michelle N. Kidani*
Senator Donna Mercado Kim
Representative Robert C. McDermott
Representative Valerie A. Okimoto
Representative Amy A. Perruso
Senator Gilbert R. Riviere
Senator Brian T. Taniguchi
Representative Justin H. Woodson
Idaho
Paul Headlee
Representative Wendy Horman*
Senator Dean M. Mortimer
Senator Jim L Patrick
Representative Scott Syme
Illinois
Colleen Atterbury
Michael Hoffmann
Senator Kimberly A. Lightford*
Representative Emanuel Chris Welch
Indiana
Representative Bob Behning*
David Buyze
Representative Tony J. Cook
Representative Todd M. Huston
Senator Eddie D. Melton*
Senator Jeff Raatz
Senator Linda Rogers
Representative Vernon G. Smith
Eliza Stephenson
Senator Mark Stoops
Iowa
BRIDGET A GODES*
Kansas
Senator Larry W. Alley
Representative Brenda S. Dietrich
Representative Renee Erickson
Representative Ronald L. Highland
Representative Kyle D. Hoffman
Representative Steve H. Huebert
Representative Adam Thomas
Representative Kristey S. Williams
Representative Valdenia C. Winn
Kentucky
Lauren Busch
Joshua Collins
Jo Carole Ellis
Dana Fugazzi
Sharon Newman
Yvette Perry
Senator Reginald L. Thomas
Representative James A. Tipton*
Chuck Truesdell
Senator Stephen A. West
Senator Mike Wilson
Senator Max Wise
Maine
William Brown
Representative Gary A. Drinkwater
Representative Richard R. Farnsworth*
Representative Henry L. Ingwersen
Senator Rebecca J. Millett
Representative Teresa S. Pierce
Senator Matthew G. Pouliot
Representative Heidi H. Sampson
Representative Harold L. Stewart III
Maryland
Delegate Jefferson Ghrist
Senator Shelly Hettleman
Rachel H. Hise*
Delegate Kevin B. Hornberger
Speaker Adrienne A. Jones
Delegate Anne R. Kaiser
Delegate Marc Korman
Delegate Eric G. Luedtke
Delegate Haven N. Shoemaker
Carol L. Swan
Massachusetts
Representative James Arciero
Carolyn Benzon
Representative Nicholas A. Boldyga
Senator Sonia R. Chang-Diaz
Representative Kimberly N. Ferguson
Representative Denise C. Garlick
Angelina Hong
Senator Patricia D. Jehlen
Rosalind Jordan
Senator Jason M. Lewis
Scott Lieber
Representative Paul W. Mark
Senator Michael O. Moore
Representative Alice Hanlon Peisch*
Representative William S. Pignatelli
Representative John H. Rogers
Representative David T. Vieira
Jennie Williamson
Michigan
Anne Blankenhorn
Representative Darrin Camilleri
Joe Carrasco
Representative Pamela Hornberger*
Representative Gregory Markkanen
Representative Brad Paquette
Kathryn R. Summers
Representative Scott A. VanSingel
Minnesota
Emily Adriaens
Representative Sondra Erickson*
Jenna Hofer
Alyssa Holterman
Nathan Hopkins
Cristina Parra Herrera
Ken Savary
Representative Ami Wazlawik
Mississippi
Lonnie Edgar Jr.
Dwan Quenson Johnson*
Jennifer Sebren
Gwennetta Tatum
Missouri
Senator Lauren Arthur
Representative Gretchen Bangert
Senator Bill Eigel
Representative Karla Eslinger
Senator Cindy O'Laughlin
Representative Chrissy Sommer
Montana
Representative Fred Anderson
Senator Mark W. Blasdel
Senator Carlie Boland
Representative Moffie G. Funk
Representative Bruce Grubbs
Representative Bradley M. Hamlett
Representative Joshua J. Kassmier
Representative Connie Keogh
Senator Edie L. McClafferty
Pad McCracken*
Representative Wendy McKamey
Senator Daniel R. Salomon
Laura Sankey Keip
Senator Jason D. Small
Representative Sue Vinton
Nebraska
Senator Carol Blood
Senator Kate J. Bolz
Senator Wendy DeBoer
Senator Mike Groene
Senator Robert Hilkemann
Senator Rick Kolowski
Senator Lou Ann Linehan
Travis Moore
Senator Adam Morfeld
Senator Lynne Walz
New Hampshire
Representative Patricia Cornell
Representative Mary Heath
Michael Kane
Representative Rick M. Ladd
Michael J. Landrigan
Representative David Luneau
Representative Mel Myler
Christopher M. Shea
New Jersey
Assemblymember Mila M. Jasey
Assemblymember Angelica M. Jimenez
Liz Mahn*
Senator M. Teresa Ruiz*
New Mexico
Tim Bedeaux
Senator Craig W. Brandt
Senator Pete Campos
Chelsea Canada
Senator Candace R. Gould
Rachel Gudgel*
Rick Juliani
Nicolas Kennedy
Senator Gay G. Kernan
Lenaya Montoya
Senator Sander Rue
Senator Clemente Sanchez
Senator John M. Sapien
Representative Debra M. Sarinana
Senator William E. Sharer
Joseph Simon
Senator William P. Soules
Senator Mimi Stewart*
Senator Bill G. Tallman
Representative Elizabeth L. Thomson
Representative Sheryl M. Williams Stapleton
North Carolina
Representative Hugh A. Blackwell*
Drupti Chauhan
Representative Debra L. Conrad
Representative Kevin Corbin
Representative Jeffrey C. Elmore
Representative D. Craig Horn
Representative Howard J. Hunter III
Leslie Karkanawi
Brent Lucas
Kara McCraw
Senator Gladys A. Robinson
Senator Jerry W. Tillman
North Dakota
Senator Erin Oban
Representative Mark S. Owens
Representative Brandy L. Pyle
Sheila Sandness
Representative Mark A. Sanford
Senator Donald G. Schaible
Ohio
Senator Andrew O. Brenner
Senator Teresa M. Fedor
Senator Matt Huffman
Senator Peggy B. Lehner*
Senator Vernon L. Sykes
Oklahoma
Erin Boeckman
Senator Chris Kidd
Senator Dewayne Pemberton
Senator Gary Stanislawski*
Oregon
Representative Teresa Alonso Leon
Senator Sara A. Gelser
Representative Carla C. Piluso
Senator Arnie L. Roblan
Pennsylvania
Randy Albright
Representative Ryan A. Bizzarro
Representative Martin B. Flynn
Representative Mark A. Longietti
Representative Stephen C. McCarter
Representative James R. Roebuck Jr.
Representative Mike Sturla
Christopher Wakeley
Representative Jake Wheatley*
Puerto Rico
Representative Yashira Marie Lebron Rodriguez
Representative Brenda Lopez de Arraras
Senator Luis Daniel Muniz Cortes
Senator Jose R. Nadal Power
Senator Abel Nazario Quinones
Representative Rafael E. Rivera Ortega
Emilio Seijo Rivera
Rhode Island
Senator Elizabeth A. Crowley
Senator Hanna M. Gallo
Representative Joseph M. McNamara
Senator Harold M. Metts
Representative William W. O'Brien
Senator Roger A. Picard*
Senator Adam J. Satchell
South Carolina
Representative Merita A. Allison
Donna Barton
Martha Casto
Senator Michael William Fanning
Representative Jerry N. Govan Jr.
DeAnne Gray
Senator Greg Hembree
Senator Kevin L. Johnson
Senator Vincent A. Sheheen
Senator Scott Talley
South Dakota
Senator Jim W. Bolin
Tennessee
Representative Jim Coley
Senator Steven R. Dickerson
Senator Todd Gardenhire
Senator Dolores R. Gresham
Representative Kirk Haston
Senator Joey Hensley
Senator Brian K. Kelsey
Representative Debra F. Moody
Representative John D. Ragan
Representative Mark White*
Representative Ryan D. 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 Garff Ballard
Sean Faherty
Senator Lincoln Fillmore
Senator Keith Grover
Senator Daniel Hemmert
Senator Lyle W. Hillyard
Representative Dan N. Johnson
Ben Leishman
Senator Ann Millner
Representative Carol Spackman Moss
Representative Marie H. Poulson
Spencer Pratt
Representative Susan Pulsipher
Senator Kathleen Riebe
Senator Jerry W. Stevenson
Senator Evan J. Vickers
Representative Steve Waldrip
Senator Todd D. Weiler
Vermont
Senator Becca A. Balint
Senator Philip E. Baruth
Senator Joseph C. Benning
Senator Debbie Ingram
Mark Perrault
Donna Russo-Savage
Representative Kathryn L. Webb*
West Virginia
Senator Michael T. Azinger
Hank Hager
Senator Kenny W. Mann
Senator Robert H. Plymale*
Wisconsin
Katie Bender-Olson
Representative Joel C. Kitchens
Fern Knepp
Senator Chris Larson
Senator Luther S. Olsen*
Representative Sondy M. Pope
Anne Sappenfield*
Dan Schmidt
Representative Jeremy J. Thiesfeldt
Wyoming
Senator Wendy Davis Schuler
Representative Albert P. Sommers
Matthew Willmarth