Professional Development

Armstrong Teacher Educator Award

Program Administrators

The Armstrong Teacher Educators Program is run by several people. They include the Associate Dean for Teacher Education, the Armstrong Chair for Teacher Education, the Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean, and the Armstrong Program Coordinator / Graduate Assistant. They work together to address the needs of the program and the teachers involved.

The Armstrong Chair for Teacher Education is overseen by the Associate Dean for Teacher Education. The Armstrong Chair directs the Armstrong Program and works with the Armstrong Program Coordinator to run the program. The Associate Dean and Armstrong Chair both work to connect faculty members and Armstrong Teachers with similar interests so that they might work together. The Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean for Teacher Education handles the processing of all paperwork for the Armstrong Program and assists with logistics. The Program Coordinator handles all of the day to day activities for the program.

Associate Dean for Teacher Education Armstrong Chair for Teacher Education Administrative Assistant to the Associate Dean Armstrong Program Coordinator / Graduate Assistant
Landon E. Beyer 1997-2001 Jerome C. Harste 1997-2000 Margrethe O-Connor 1997-2011 Anne Pulito 1997-1998
Sarah McDougal 1998-2001
Diana V. Lambdin 2001-2007 Frank K. Lester Jr. 2000-2005 Niell Hartnett 2001-2002
Margaret Clements 2001-2004
Steve Jett 2003-2004
Genevieve Manset Fall 2007 Diana V. Lambdin 2005-2010 Jesse Strycker 2004-2006
David Estell Spring 2008 Paula Lahann 2006-2008
Tom Brush 2008-2012 Rachael Aming-Attai 2008-2010
Peter Kloosterman 2010-Present James Brown 2010-2011
Terry Minderman 2011-Present Reuel Smith 2011-2012
Robert Kunzman 2012-Present Crystal Vesperman 2012-Present

NOTE: Years listed only reflect years of involvement with the Armstrong Program.