Current Board of Directors

2018-2020 AER Board of Directors

Officers

President: Neva Fairchild
President-Elect: Olaya Landa-Vialard
Past President: Emily Coleman
Secretary: Janice Moran
Treasurer: Kristi Probst

District Representatives

District 1 Representative: Kathryn Botsford
AK, AB, AZ, BC, CO, HI, NO (Northern CA), NM, NT, NV, OR, SO (Southern CA), UT, WA, Northern Rockies (ID, MT, WY), YT

District 2 Representative: Amy Scepaniak
AR, DK (North and South), IA, KS, LA, MB, MO, OK, SK, TX

District 3 Representative: Lauralyn Randles
IL, IN, MI, MN, ON, WI

District 4 Representative: Kelli Jarosz
Northeast (CT, MA, ME, NB, NF, NH, NS, PEI, QC, RI, VT), NY

District 5 Representative: Derrick Smith
AL, FL, GA, KY, MS, NC, PR, SC, TN

District 6 Representative: Rebecca Sheffield
DC/MD, NJ, OH, Penn-Del (PA, DE), VI, VA, WV

Division Representatives

Related Services:  Samantha Green
Administration & Leadership, Psychosocial Services., Information & Technology, Low Vision, & Personnel Prep, International Services and Global Issues, Physical Activity and Recreation

Adult Services: Ian Shadrick
Rehab Counseling & Employment Services, Vision Rehabilitation Therapy, & Division on Aging

Instructional Services:  Tommie Roesch
Multiple Disabilities and Deafblind, Infant & Preschool, Education Curriculum, & Itinerant Personnel, NVI

Large Divisions Representative: JoAnne Chalom
Orientation & Mobility Division

Additional Representatives

Council of Chapter Presidents Representative:  Sarah Moreau
Council of Division Chairs Representative:
Canadian Representative: Laurie Watson
Student Representative: Nicholas Trotter