AASPA Committees

AASPA committees are a driving force in the development of new programs and services for members and for school personnel administrators. Through collaboration and initiatives, these dedicated volunteers provide information crucial to advancing the profession of school personnel administrators. 

By joining an AASPA committee you’re doing more than volunteering—you’re shaping the future of school HR administration.If you have questions about participating in any of these committees, please contact us.

Committee/Involvement Form

Legislative & Governmental

The Legislative and Governmental Committee monitors and informs AASPA members of pending legislation involving and impacting school personnel initiatives in the United States and Canada, as well as at the international level.
Dr. Terrell Hill
Dr. Terrell Hill
Assistant Superintendent for HR Windsor Public Schools (860)687-2000
Chair
Sue "Ze" Anderson-Brown
Sue "Ze" Anderson-Brown
Director of Human Resources Burlington School District (802)864-2159
Co-Chair

Membership

The Membership Committee develops both long-term and short-term goals that will continuously support efforts to promote AASPA membership, including assisting with recruitment and retention, and promoting the benefits and services offered by the organization.
Dr. Kevin Hryciw
Dr. Kevin Hryciw
Assistant Superintendent, HR Services Arcadia Unified School District (626)821-6627
Chair
Janine Mobley
Janine Mobley
Assistant Director of HR Northwest Regional ESD (503)614-1428
Co-Chair

Minority Caucus

The purpose of the Minority Caucus Committee is to serve as the collaborating body for joint action on minority issues of common interest by advocating for the election, appointment, hiring, promotion, and recognition of minorities to positions of influence; and to provide a forum for information exchange and networking.
Tanisha Holland
Tanisha Holland
Equity and Employee Relations Administrator Prince William County Public Schools (703)791-8071
Chair
Dr. Jason Perez
Dr. Jason Perez
Deputy Superintendent Mid-Del Public Schools (405)737-4461
Co-Chair

Nominating

The Nominations Committee prepares and presents to the Executive Board and to the membership recommendations for candidates for elected positions as association officers and Executive Board members.
Nyree Sanders
Nyree Sanders
Director of Human Resources Newton County School System (770)787-1330
Chair
Willie Watson Jr.
Willie Watson Jr.
Chief HR Officer Pflugerville ISD (512)594-0043
Co-Chair

Professional Development

The Professional Development Committee develops and monitors a professional development plan for the association; monitors and develops high standards for professional development activities; broadens the association’s role in providing effective professional development activities and programs; makes recommendations regarding a focused training approach.
Jessica Bennington
Jessica Bennington
Executive Director of Human Resources Ogden City School District (801)737-7318
Chair
Steffanie Frost
Steffanie Frost
Director of HR McMinnville School District (503)565-4000
Co-Chair

Recognitions

The Recognition Committee recognizes contributions of an outstanding nature made by members to the association; recognizes outstanding contributions by members or a school district to school personnel administration; recognizes outstanding contributions made by those outside the association in the area of school personnel administration; recognizes outstanding contributions of AASPA affiliate organizations.
Amy Dillon
Amy Dillon
Director of Human Resources Blue Valley School District (913)239-4677
Chair
Laura Elizondo
Laura Elizondo
Director of Human Resources Avondale Elementary School (623)772-5008
Co-Chair

Scholarship

The Scholarship Committee annually selects the recipient of the AASPA scholarships based on the process and criteria established by the committee; develops, continually monitors and refines the process and criteria for selecting candidates for AASPA scholarships, including the amount of the scholarship awards, financial accounting guidelines for the scholarship awards, and other details regarding the administration of the scholarship program; provides suggestions and ideas for expanding the fundraising opportunities to support annual scholarship awards.
Dr. Monica Schroeder
Dr. Monica Schroeder
Deputy Superintendent North Shore School District 112 (224)765-3044
Chair
Dr. Linda Kaiser
Dr. Linda Kaiser
Director, Human Resource Services Park Hill School District (816)359-4040
Co-Chair

Constitution & By-laws

The Constitution and By-laws Committee reviews annually the association’s Constitution and By-laws to determine whether the purpose and the governance of the association are adequately reflected in the document; prepares amendments to better serve the organizations needs.
Dr. Andrea Anthony
Dr. Andrea Anthony
Ed.D., J.D., pHCLE Assistant Superintendent of HR Rutherford County Schools - TN (615)394-4759
Dr. Renee Zoladz
Dr. Renee Zoladz
Director of Human Resources New Trier High School (847)784-2211
Join a Committee

By joining an AASPA committee you’re doing more than volunteering—you’re shaping the future of school HR administration. We encourage all active AASPA members to join a committee and help take AASPA to the next level.