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Members of the Foundation Board during the 2014 NAPE PDI

Foundation Board

The Foundation Board guides the operations of the NAPE Education Foundation.

  • Mary Wiberg (President), Executive Director, CA Commission on the Status of Women
  • Jocelyn Riley (Vice President), President, Her Own Words
  • Catherine (Kitty) Didion (Treasurer), Senior Program Officer, National Academy of Engineering
  • Dennis Harden (Secretary), Coordinator of Career & Technical Education, Missouri Department of Education
  • Fern Green Bowling, Consultant
  • Judith D’Amico, Vice President of Development, Project Lead The Way
  • Patricia Elizondo, Senior Vice President, Global Sales Integration, Acquisition Operations Office, Xerox Corporation
  • Wanda Gass, former DSP Architect, Texas Instrument Fellow
  • Fatima Goss-Graves, Vice President, Education and Employment, National Women’s Law Center
  • Lou Ann Hargrave, TANF Coordinator, Oklahoma Department of Career and Technical Education
  • Gretchen Koch, Senior Director, Workforce Development Programs, CompTIA
  • Monica McManus, CIO, Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Jane Oates, Apollo Group
  • Raelene Sanders, Network Engineer, Microsoft Corporation
  • Jeff Weld, Associate Professor, UNI/IMSEP
  • Sandra Westlund-Deenihan, President-Design Engineer, Quality Float Works, Inc.

Business Alliance Council

The Business Alliance Council  provides strategic advice and counsel to the NAPE Education Foundation regarding career development, training, and employment issues.

  • Pat Elizondo (Chair), Senior Vice President, Xerox Corporation
  • Joni Blakeslee, Senior Manager, Corporate Affairs, Cisco
  • Wanda Gass, TI Fellow and DSP Architect, Retired
  • Eileen Jenkins, Sr. Manager, International Trade Compliance Office; Certified US Export Compliance Officer®, Lockheed Martin, ISGS
  • Melendy Lovett, Senior VP and Chief Administrative Officer, Trinity Industries, Inc.
  • Eric Reeves,  Managing Director, Impact Education
  • Megan Rae Rosia, Director, Govt. Relations-Washington Operations, Rockwell Collins
  • Sandy Westlund-Deenihan, President/Design Engineer, Quality Float Works
  • Mary Wiberg,  Retired
  • Stan Woodward, COO and SVP, Cinsay