Executive Committee

Alex Thieme

President

Littleton High School --- Littleton Public Schools

Cassandra Tafoya-Chavez

Vice President

Lincoln High School --- Denver Public Schools

Jackie Smilack

Past President and Nominations Chair

Denver Public Schools

Amy Gutierrez-Baker

Executive Secretary-Treasurer

West Jefferson Middle School --- Jefferson Public Schools

Kyle Stovall

Recording Secretary

Castle View High School --- Douglas County Public Schools

Aaron DeLay

Social  Media Coordinator

Lincoln High School --- Fort Morgan Public Schools

Angela Dryer

Member-at-Large

Arvada West High School --- Jefferson County Public Schools

Jay Arellano

Member-at-Large

Arvada West High School --- Jefferson Country Public Schools

Seonjoon Young

Member-at-Large

Eaglecrest High School --- Cherry Creek Public Schools

Neana Lueck

Member-at-Large

Sierra Middle School --- Douglas County Public Schools

Beth Lakin

Member-at-Large

North High School --- Denver Public Schools

Samson Patton

Member-at-Large

STRIVE Prep RISE --- Denver Public Schools

Karen Hartman

Director of Conferences, Editor of Statement

Retired, Director of Colorado Writing Project

Olivia Gillespie

Liaison: Colorado Department of Education

RWC Content Specialist: Colorado Department of Education

Kit Magee

Board of Auditors

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Michael Hoffman

Board of Auditors

Vista Ridge High School -- District 49

Doug Hesse

Post-Secondary Liason

University of Denver

Executive Committee Members in NCTE Leadership Roles

NCTE Middle Level Steering Committee Representative: Amy Gutierrez-Baker, West Jefferson Middle School

Honorary Members

Paul Bellin (Retired)

Jane Christensen (Retired)

Ruth Cline (Retired)

Paula Hodges (Retired)

Willa Mae Kippes (Retired)

Ed Low (Retired)

Bill McBride (Retired)

Alan Olds (Retired)

Louann Reid (Colorado State University)

Imogene Springer (Retired)

Jackie Swenson (Retired)

Dave Wendelin (Retired)