West Region

Interested in becoming or nominating someone from your state to represent Independent Liberal Art Institutions in AILACTE? Please contact Jacqueline Waggoner, waggoner@up.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

Institution State Name
Colorado College CO Mike Taber
Saint Mary's College of California CA Monica Fitzgerald
Saint Mary's College of California CA Tamara Spencer
University of Porland OR Hillary Merk
Whitworth University WA Keith Lambert

 

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

Jacqueline Waggoner

West Region Representative


Associate Professor
University of Portland
5000 N. Willamette Blvd.
Portland, OR
97203-5798
Phone:  503-943-8012
Term Expiration:  2019


 

University State
Abilene Christian University TX
California Lutheran University CA
College of Idaho ID
Colorado College CO
Doane College NE
Gonzaga University WA
Heritage University WA
Lewis & Clark College OR
Northwest Nazarene University ID
Pacific Lutheran University WA
Saint Martin's University WA
Saint Mary's College of California CA
Seattle Pacific University WA
Seattle University WA
The Master's University CA
University of La Verne CA
University of Portland OR
Whitworth University WA