Board of Directors

The Board of Directors is the governing body of the Association. The Board sets policy and makes relevant decisions on behalf of the membership by providing general oversight regarding the affairs of the Association, its committees, advisory councils, affiliates, programs, and publications. Thus, determining TAGT policies or changes therein; actively pursuing Association goals and objectives, and monitoring financial affairs.

The 12 member Board of Directors consists of:

  • (4) officers (President, President-Elect or Past President, Secretary and Treasurer)
  • (4) Designated positions (Parent, K-12 Teacher, University, Administrator)
  • (4) At-Large positions
  • All terms are two years and all designated members, at-large members, Secretary, and the Treasurer may serve two consecutive terms.


2022 Board Officers

President
Christina T. Dearman, Ph.D.
University of North Texas
 
Treasurer
Luke T. Hurst, M.Ed.
Terrell ISD
 
Immediate Past-President
Debbie Smith, M.Ed.
San Marcos CISD
 
Secretary
C. Matthew Fugate, Ph.D.
University of Houston-Downtown

2022 Board Members
 
Audra Rowell, M.Ed.
Administrator
Northwest ISD, Fort Worth
 
Caroline Winfield, M.Ed. 
At-Large 
Richardson ISD
Sheila Mulbry
K-12
Lockhart ISD
 
Linda Autrey, M.Ed.
At-Large
Nacogdoches ISD
Monica Willis.
Parent
Fort Bend
Katie Drake, M.Ed.
At-Large
Killeen ISD
Heather Vaughn, Ed.S.
University
Annette Strauss Institute
University of Texas
Monica Simonds, M.Ed.
At-Large
Richardson ISD