Board of Directors

CCTE Board of Directors meeting at the SPAN 2019 Conference

CCTE appreciates the time and effort of these volunteer leaders. Click any name to email a message.  

Download the current leadership directory as a PDF. 

Download the current CCTE Bylaws (PDF).


Virginia Kennedy
California State University, Northridge

Eric Engdahl
California State University, East Bay

Vice-President for AACTE
Mona Thompson
California State University, Channel Islands

Vice-President for ATE
Michael Coseenza
California Lutheran University

Past President
Sharon Russell


Lisa Bennett
California State University, Fresno

Ernest Black

Monica Boomgard
California State University, Northridge

Anaida Colon-Muniz
Chapman University

Victoria Graf
Loyola Marymount University

Nicol Howard
University of Redlands

Betina Hsieh
California State University, Long Beach

Mary Soto
California State University, East Bay

Kimberly White-Smith
University of La Verne

Editors & Staff

Mary Christianakis, Editor of Teacher Education Quarterly
Occidental College

Terri Patchen, Editor of Issues in Teacher Education
California State University, Fullerton

Laurie Hansen, Editor of CCNews
California State University, Fullerton

Alan H. Jones
CCTE Executive Secretary
Caddo Gap Press

Associated Organizations

California Association of Bilingual Teacher Educators
Lyn Scott, President
California State University, East Bay

California Association of Professors of Special Education
Victoria Graf, President
Loyola Marymount University

Association of Independent California Colleges and Universities-ED
Anita Flemington, President
University of La Verne