National Board of Visitors

The National Board of Visitors is the School of Education’s think tank. This group of leading professional educators, scholars, business executives, government officials, and foundation leaders meets annually to identify critical issues, review current operations, and discuss national and international developments that may affect the school’s mission. The members of the board are appointed by the Dean of the School.

Carole A. Ames, Ph.D.

Dean Emerita, College of Education
Michigan State University
East Lansing, Michigan

Tory Callahan

Reading Specialist/Owner
Indianapolis, IN

Joseph P. Cangemi, Ed.D.

Professor Emeritus of Psychology
Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, Kentucky

Cynthia L. Cleveland, M.S.

President/CEO, Broadthink
Sherman Oaks, California

Arthur W. DeCabooter, Ed.D.

President/CEO Emeritus
Scottsdale Community College
Scottsdale, Arizona

Judith DeMuth, EdD

Monroe County Community Schools
Bloomington, IN

David L. Dimmett

President, Alumni Board of Directors
IU School of Education
Zionsville, IN

Mary Dwyer

Executive Director of Development & Alumni Relations
IU School of Education
Bloomington, IN

Sari G. Factor, B.S.

Chief Executive Officer
Edgenuity, Inc.
Tucson, Arizona

Steven J. Fredericks, Ed.D.

Executive Director
Sports/Arts in Schools Foundation
New York, New York

Margaret G. Graf, M.S.

General Counsel
Archdiocese of Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

Craig C. Grannon, M.S., M.B.A.

Executive Administrator
The Davee Foundation
Oak Brook, Illinois

Nancy Hamblin, M.S.

Retired Teacher
Ernest R. Elliott School
Munster, IN

Vernon Johnson, Ed.D.

President and CEO
Accelerate Learning
Houston, Texas

Jane Anspaugh Jorgensen

Member, IU Foundation Board of Directors
IU Foundation
Bloomington, IN

Terry Mason

IU School of Education
Bloomington Indiana

Suellen Kinder Reed

Vice President, Business Development
Ross, Sinclaire & Associates, LLC
Indianapolis, Indiana

Ronda C. Talley, Ph.D., M.P.H.

Professor of Psychology
Western Kentucky University
Bowling Green, Kentucky

Lemuel Watson, EdD

Professor, Educational Leadership and Policies
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC