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National Board of Advisors

woman-baby-book.jpgThe National Board of Advisors includes representatives from The Pennsylvania State University and from the Goodling Institute's partner, the National Center for Families Learning, as well as from the Goodling family. Other members represent national professional organizations and family literacy researchers and practitioners. Representatives of key government agencies are invited to participate in the Board's meetings.

 

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

William F. Goodling
Former U.S. Congressman
York County, Pennsylvania
Chairman, U.S. House Education and the Workforce Committee


EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

The Pennsylvania State University

David Monk
Dean
College of Education
The Pennsylvania State University
www.ed.psu.edu

Carol Clymer
Co-Director
Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy
Institute for the Study of Adult Literacy
College of Education
The Pennsylvania State University

Esther S. Prins
Associate Professor of Education
Co-Director, Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy
Institute for the Study of Adult Literacy
College of Education
The Pennsylvania State University
www.ed.psu.edu/adulted

National Center for Families Learning

Sharon Darling
President & Founder
National Center for Families Learning
Louisville, KY
http://familieslearning.org/

Emily Kirkpatrick
Vice President
National Center for Families Learning
Louisville, KY
http://familieslearning.org/

 

ADVISORY BOARD MEMBERS

Jim Anderson
Professor of Language and Literacy Education
University of British of Columbia
anderson.faculty.educ.ubc.ca

Karen Linn Bierman
Distinguished Professor of Psychology
Director, Child Study Center
School Readiness Initiative Director
The Pennsylvania State University
http://csc.psych.psu.edu/

Marilyn A. Corbin
Associate Director of The Pennsylvania State Cooperative Extension
State Program Leader for Children, Youth, and Families
The Pennsylvania State University
extension.psu.edu

Susan C. Faircloth
Associate Professor of Education
Co-Coordinator of the Educational Leadership Program
Department of Leadership, Policy, and Adult and Higher Education
North Carolina State University
http://ced.ncsu.edu/lpahe

Marcie W.M. Foster
Senior Policy Analyst, Workforce Development
Center for Law and Social Policy
Washington, D.C.
www.clasp.org

Carol Gabler
Literacy Consultant
Former Executive Director, Literacy Volunteers
Chippewa Valley, Wisconsin
www.faithpartners.us

Margaret Gray
Assistant Director
Social Science Research Institute
The Pennsylvania State University
http://www.ssri.psu.edu/

Liz Guerra
Project Director III
Family Literacy Support Network (FLSN)
Division of Curriculum and Instruction Services
Los Angeles County Office of Education
http://flsn.lacoe.edu

Lennox L. McLendon
Executive Director
National Adult Education Professional Development Consortium, Inc.
Washington, D.C.
www.naepdc.org

Tony Peyton
Program Officer
The C.E. and S. Foundation
Louisville, Kentucky
http://cesfoundation.com/

Nicole Robinson
Deputy Assistant Director
Houston Public Library
Houston, TX
www.houstonlibrary.org

Jeanine Staples
Associate Professor of Education
Language and Literacy Education and African American Studies
The Pennsylvania State University
www.jeaninestaples.com

Sondra Stein
Consultant
NCES/AIR PIAAC Outreach Project
Durham, NC
http://piaacgateway.com

Guadalupe Valdés
Bonnie Katz Tenenbaum Professor of Education
Stanford University
ed.stanford.edu/faculty/gvaldes

Barbara Van Horn
Co-Director (Retired)
Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy
Institute for the Study of Adult Literacy
College of Education
The Pennsylvania State University

Barbara Wasik
William R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor in the School of Education
Fellow, Frank Porter Graham (FPG) Child Development Institute
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
fpg.unc.edu

Heide Spruck Wrigley
Senior Researcher
Literacywork International
Las Cruces, NM
www.literacywork.com