Officers/Board

CCSS OFFICERS and BOARD 

OFFICERS (2019-2021 Two-year terms)

Elyse Poller, President
Mansfield Middle School, Mansfield

Nora Mocarski, Vice-President

Canton High School, Canton

Jennifer Gembala Otte, Administrative Officer
Canton High School, Canton

Louise Uchaczyk, Membership
Retired Joseph Foran High School, Milford

Max Amoh, Treasurer
Retired Peabody Museum, New Haven

Ed Dorgan, Legislative Liaison
Region 10, Burlington

Tony Roy, Legislative Liaison
CT River Academy, East Hartford

David Bosso, Past-President
Berlin High School, Berlin

Board of Directors 2019-22 (Three year term ending on June 30 of year indicated)

Sandra Clark, New Haven Public Schools (2021)

Karen Cook, Norwich Free Academy, Norwich (2020)

Dan Coughlin, Retired Mansfield Middle School, Mansfield (2022)

Vicki Crompton, Retired, Hand High School, Madison (2020)

Keith Dauer, New England History Teachers Association (2022)

Kelly Falvey  (2022)

Frederico Fiondella, North Haven High School, North Haven (2021)

Khary Fletcher (2021), Director of Humanities, Hartford Public Schools (2021)

Greg Frank, South Windsor High School, South Windsor (2022)

Anne Guandalini, Meriden (2022)

Carolyn Ivanoff, Shelton Intermediate School, Shelton (2022)

Laura Krenicki, William Johnston Middle School, Colchester (2022)

Kate McGrath, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain (2022)

Valerie McVey, Joint Center for Citizenship, Univ. of Central FL (2022)

Jennifer Murrihy, Frank T. Wheeler School, Plainville (2021)

Rick O’Donnell, Mansfield Middle School, Mansfield (2020)

Melissa Potamianos, Orchard Hill Elementary School, South Windsor (2021)

Rachel Riendeau, Windham Technical High School, Willimantic (2022)

Erin Simcik, South Windsor High School, South Windsor (2021)

Mary Skelly, Retired, CT Technical Education and Career System, CSDE (2020)

Richard Storrs (2022)

Justin Taylor, Bulkeley High School, Hartford (2021)

Alecia G. Thomas, Shelton High School, Shelton (2022)

Chris Todd, Windsor High School, Windsor (2022)

Anne Tucci, Danbury High School, Danbury (2020)

John Tully, Central Connecticut State University, New Britain (2020)

Gini Vancil, Shelton High School, Shelton (2022)

Ex Officio, Non-Voting

Steve Armstrong, Social Studies Consultant, CSDE

Honorary Members, Non-Voting:

Daniel Gregg, China Education Exchange Services; Retired, CSDE

Tedd Levy, Retired, Norwalk Public Schools

Sandy Senior-Dauer, New England History Teachers Association

Thomas Weinland- Yankee Post, Retired, UConn