Our Team

Our Board

The strength of the ILA Board of Directors is its mix of talents, experiences, perspectives, and expertise.

  • Stephen G. Peters
    Stephen G. Peters
    Stephen G. Peters
    President
    2020–2021
    The Peters Group
    Columbia, SC

  • Robert J. Tierney
    Robert J. Tierney
    Robert J. Tierney
    Vice President
    2020–2021
    University of British Columbia
    Vancouver, Canada

  • Kathy N. Headley
    Kathy N. Headley
    Kathy N. Headley
    Immediate Past President
    2020–2021
    Clemson University
    Clemson, SC

 
  • Juli-Anne Benjamin
    Juli-Anne Benjamin
    Juli-Anne Benjamin
    2018–2021
    Great Oaks Legacy Charter School
    Newark, NJ
  • Kia Brown-Dudley
    Kia Brown-Dudley
    Kia Brown-Dudley
    2019–2022
    The Education Partners
    New York, NY

  • Wendy Carss
    Wendy Carss
    Wendy Carss
    2018–2021
    University of Waikato
    Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
  • Danielle V. Dennis
    Danielle V. Dennis
    Danielle V. Dennis
    2020–2023
    University of Rhode Island
    South Kingstown, RI

  • Rachael Gabriel
    Rachael Gabriel
    Rachael Gabriel
    2019–2022
    University of Connecticut
    Storrs, CT

  • Annette M. Kiberu
    Annette M. Kiberu
    Annette M. Kiberu
    2020–2023
    GEMS Cambridge International
    School Kampala, Uganda
  • Kenneth Kunz
    Kenneth Kunz
    Kenneth Kunz
    2018–2021
    Monmouth University
    West Long Branch, NJ

  • J. Helen Perkins
    J. Helen Perkins
    J. Helen Perkins
    2020–2023
    The University of Memphis
    Memphis, TN

  • Laurie Sharp
    Laurie Sharp
    Laurie Sharp
    2019–2022
    Tarleton State University
    Stephenville, TX

 

Our leadership

The ILA leadership team reflects a wealth of professional expertise to drive the work of ILA forward.

  • Marcie Craig Post
    Marcie Craig Post
    Marcie Craig Post
    Executive Director


  • Lara Deloza
    Lara Deloza
    Lara Deloza
    Director of Brand Content and Communications

  • Becky Fetterolf
    Becky Fetterolf
    Becky Fetterolf
    Director of Program Content and Engagement

  • Debbie Harris
    Debbie Harris
    Debbie Harris
    Director of Finance

  • Dan Mangan
    Dan Mangan
    Dan Mangan
    Director of Advocacy and Public Affairs
  • Valerie Sumner
    Valerie Sumner
    Valerie Sumner
    Director of Meetings and Events
  • Nicola Wedderburn
    Nicola Wedderburn
    Nicola Wedderburn
    Director of Business Development
 

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