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2016-2017 Board Members


2016-2017 PADE Board of Directors

PADE 2016_2017 Board

2016-17 PADE board members

Pictured left to right-front row:  Donna Dickinson-President, Linda Currie, Alfreida Keltz, Maryann Klicka-Treasurer, Lara Rosenberger, Summer Trout, Julie Keenan, Sandy Harrill, Karen Riley

Back row: Alfred Siha, Christine Kiehart, Geri Gutwein, Chad Bennett, Michelle Williams, Irene Hudson, Kaddour Boukaabar, Christine Wetzel-Ulrich-Secretary, Michael Spinks President-Elect

Missing from photo: Andrea Lazarus

President, Donna Dickinson, Achievement Plus & College Entry Director, King’s College,

President-Elect, Michael Spinks, Monroe Campus Learning Center Manager, Northampton Community College,

Secretary Christine Wetzel-Ulrich, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Northampton Area Community College,

Treasurer Mary Ann Klicka, Professor, STEM Department, Bucks County Community College,


Southeastern and Philadelphia Region Chair Summer Trout, Coordinator of Tutorial Services, West Campus, Montgomery County Community College,

Northwestern Region Chair VACANT

Southwestern Region Chair, Alfreida Smith Keltz, Adjunct Instructor, English Writing and Literature, Community College of Allegheny County & Adjunct Instructor in English, Westmoreland County Community College,;

Northeastern Region Chair, Christine Kiehart, Director of Disability Services, Lackawanna College,


Four-Year Private Representative

Linda Currie, Associate Professor of Mathematics, Peirce College,

Irene Hudson, Director, York College Community Opportunity Scholarship Program, York College of Pennsylvania,

Two-Year Public Representatives

Geri Gutwein, Professor, English and Reading, Harrisburg Area Community College,

Sandy Harrill, Director of Developmental Education, Community College of Philadelphia,

Andrea Lazarus, Adjunct English Instructor, Harrisburg Area Community College,

Lara Rosenberger, Assistant Professor of Mathematics, Reading Area Community College,

Alfred Siha,  Assistant Professor of English,  Harrisburg Area Community College, York Campus,

Four-Year Public Representatives

Kaddour Boukaabar, Professor of Mathematics and Computer Science, California University of Pennsylvania,

Chad Bennett, Assistant Professor, Chair, Department of Academic Services and Director, Academic Success Program/Act 101, Shippensburg University,


At-Large Institution Representatives

Julie Keenan, Associate Professor of English, Harrisburg Area Community College,

Karen Riley, Advising Coordinator, Arts, Humanities & Social Sciences, Act 101 Assistant Director, Wilkes University,

Michelle T. Williams, Manager, K-16 Partnerships, Community College Of Philadelphia,


Newsletter Editor Andrea Lazarus
Web Site Manager Linda Currie

Upcoming Events

NADE Annual Conference 2018

The 2018 NADE conference is in National Harbor Maryland:   NADE 2018: Believe February 21-24, 2018 Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center National Harbor, MD  

PADE 2018 Conference

PADE 2018 Save the Date: April 5-6, 2018 Wyndham Garden hotel, York PA