Alumni

Alumni Board of Directors

The Alumni Board of Directors works with the Indiana University Alumni Association and IU School of Education leadership to advance the school’s mission. Members of the board serve a three-year term.

2017–18 Alumni Board of Directors
Board OfficersEmployment
Pamela A. Fischer

BS ’88
President

Teacher
Park Tudor School
Indianapolis, Indiana

Scott Caulfield

B.S.’00
Vice President

Vice President of Sales and Business Development
Padcaster
Westfield, Indiana

Jeff Hendrix

B.S.’83, M.S.'86, Ed.S.'02, Ed.D.'03
Secretary/Treasurer

Superintendent
School Town of Munster
Munster, Indiana

Larry K. Lafferty

B.S.’68
IUAA Executive Council

Retired Principal
Oolitic Middle School
Bedford, Indiana

DirectorsEmployment
Jake Allen

M.S.’05, Spc Ed’15

Assistant Superintendent
Mooresville Schools
Mooresville, Indiana

Sandi Cole

BS'74, MS'80, EdS'89, EdD'95

Director
IU Center on Education and Lifelong Learning
Bloomington, Indiana

Christine Collier

M.S.’83

Principal
Indianapolis Public School #2
Indianapolis, Indiana

Dena Cushenberry

BS'81, MS'90, Spclst Ed'09, EdD'12

Superintendent
MSD Warren Township Schools
Indianapolis, Indiana

Candice Dodson

BS'84

Director of eLearning
Indiana Department of Education
Evansville, Indiana

Laura Hack

B.S.'89, M.S.'99, Spc Ed'15

Principal, L. Frances Smith Elementary School
Bartholomew Consolidated School Corp
Columbus, Indiana

Dena Rae Hancock

BS'92

VP-Elect of Development
Washington Township Schools Foundation
Indianapolis, Indiana

Teresa James-Robinson

BS’92

Simon Youth Academy
Indianapolis Public Schools
Indianapolis, Indiana

Sharon Johnson-Shirley

BS’77

Superintendent
Lake Ridge New Tech Schools
Merrillville, Indiana

Nancy K. Lawhorn

B.S.’69, MS '74

Retired Teacher
Noblesville Schools
Carmel, Indiana

Megan Meier

BS’99

Math Teacher/Department Chair
Union County High School
Brookville, Indiana

Daniel Mendez

BS’01

Director of Secondary Education
MSD Decatur Township
Greenwood, Indiana

Sarah L. Moore

B.S.’96

Montessori Teacher
Rousseau McClellan School 91
Indianapolis, Indiana

R. Elizabeth Odle

M.S.’74

Director, Bridges to Success
Indianapolis Public Schools/United Way
Indianapolis, Indiana

Melanie Park

B.S.'93, M.S.'01

Teacher
Riverview Middle School
Andrews, Indiana

Patricia A. Payne

B.S.'62, M.S.'75

Retired Director, Office of Multicultural Education, Crispus Attucks Museum
Indianapolis Public Schools
Indianapolis, Indiana

Steve Perkins

Cert '91

Latin Teacher
North Central High School
Westfield, Indiana

Erica Posthuma-Adams

BS’00

Chemistry Instructor
University High School of Indiana
New Palestine, Indiana

Cindy Preston

BS’96

Principal
Vinton Elementary School
Lafayette, Indiana

Michael C. Schriefer

BS’72, MS’77

Retired Assistant Principal
Heritage Hills Jr/Sr High School
Santa Claus, Indiana

Rocco J. Valadez

Cert '08

Vice President of Engagement
Project Lead the Way
Fishers, Indiana

Elizabeth Walters

M.S.'06, Ed.S.'15

Principal
Beech Grove High School
Noblesville, Indiana

Ex-OfficioTitle
Terry Mason

Dean
IU School of Education
Bloomington, Indiana

Elizabeth Boling

Executive Associate Dean
IU School of Education
Bloomington, Indiana

Robin Hughes

Executive Associate Dean
IUPUI School of Education
Indianapolis, Indiana

Andy Bosk

Director of Career Connections
IU School of Education
Bloomington, Indiana

Scott Witzke

Director of Marketing & Communications
IU School of Education
Bloomington, Indiana

Mary Dwyer

Executive Director, Development and Alumni Relations
IU School of Education
Bloomington, Indiana

Natalie Kubat

Director of Development
IU School of Education
Bloomington, Indiana

Megan Mauro Burkett

Director, Donor and Alumni Engagement
IU School of Education
Bloomington, Indiana

Katie Smock

Manager of Events and Alumni Engagement
IU School of Education
Bloomington, Indiana