South Region

Interested in becoming or nominating someone from your state to represent Independent Liberal Art Institutions in AILACTE? Please contact Jennie Carr, jcarr@bridgewater.edu.AILACTE is working to involve member institutions in discussions regarding state issues impacting teacher educator preparation programs. The position involves the following responsibilities:

  • Provide information to AILACTE regarding contact information for private/independent institutions in their state

  • Provide feedback to AILACTE regarding issues facing the private/independent institutions in their state

  • Recruit new members in their state

  • Maintain communication with the Regional Representative

  • Attend the AILACTE Annual Meeting [or send a designee] and participate in the State Representatives Forum

If you accept this invitation, you will receive a reduced registration fee for the annual meeting. The AILACTE Executive Committee views the position of State Representatives as a way to become involved in AILACTE and to allow state member and potential member institutions' voices to be heard as a part of a larger nationally unified organization. As AILACTE institutions with teacher preparation programs, we must be in a position to be sitting at the table with the policy makers and the larger national organizations participating in the gathering instead of being on the menu. 

Representative Responsibilities

  • Appoint representatives for each state in their respective regions

  • Assist state representatives with recruitment of new members

  • Maintain communication with state representatives in their respective regionsCoordinate the State Representatives Forum at the AILACTE Annual Meeting

    • Contact quarterly

    • Annually request updated contact information from state representatives regarding AILACTE institutions (and/or potential member institutions)

    • Forward updated contact information to the Executive Assistant for database purposes.

  • Coordinate the State Representatives Forum at the AILACTE Annual Meeting

State Representatives


InstitutionStateName
Berea College KY Yoli Carter
Brenau University GA Lisa McCoy
Coker College SC Susan Henderson
Harding University AR Don Lee
Lincoln Memorial University TN Teresa Bicknell
Lyon College AR Kimberly Crosby
Montreat College NC Linda Neuzil
Randolph-Macon College VA Diana Yesbeck
West Virginia Wesleyan College WV Karen Pettito

 

State Representives Responsibilities

  • Provide information to AILACTE regarding contact information for private/independent institutions in their state

  • Provide feedback to AILACTE regarding issues facing the private/independent institutions in their state

  • Recruit new members in their state

  • Maintain communication with the Regional Representative

  • Attend the AILACTE Annual Meeting [or send a designee] and participate in the State Representatives Forum

 

Jennie Carr

South Region Representative


Assistant Professor of Elementary Education
Bridgewater College
402 East College Avenue
Bridgewater, VA  22812
Phone: 540-828-8033
Term Expiration:  2018

UniversityState
Aquinas College TN
Asbury University KY
Bellarmine University KY
Belmont University TN
Berea College KY
Berry College GA
Birmingham-Southern College AL
Brenau University GA
Bridgewater College VA
Carson-Newman University TN
Catawba College NC
Chowan University NC
Coker College SC
Covenant College GA
Eastern Mennonite University VA
Emory and Henry College VA
Faulkner University AL
Freed-Hardeman University TN
Harding University AR
Lee University TN
Lincoln Memorial University TN
Lipscomb University TN
Lynchburg College VA
Lyon College AR
Maryville College TN
Mississippi College MS
Montreat College NC
Ouachita Baptist University AR
Piedmont College GA
Randolph-Macon College VA
Saint Leo University FL
Spring Hill College AL
Thomas More College KY
Thomas University GA
Transylvania University KY
Trevecca Nazarene University TN
Union University TN
University of Tampa FL
University of the Cumberlands KY
Welch College TN
West Virginia Wesleyan College WV