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Appointed Representatives


The following members have been appointed to the National Coalition for Family and Consumer Sciences Education by their respective organizations

Updated July 2013


Name and Professional Affiliation
(Date Term Expires)
Appointing Organization
Coalition Chair
Karen L. Alexander, Ph.D.

Associate Professor
Family and Consumer Sciences Education,
College of Human Sciences
Texas Tech University
College of Human Sciences
Box 41162, 1301 Akron Ave.
Lubbock, TX 79409-1162
[email protected]
(2015)
American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences
Lindsey Shirley, Ph.D.
FACS Teacher Educator
Extension Specialist

Utah State University
2920 Old Main Hill
Logan, UT 84322-2920
[email protected]
(2015)
Family and Consumer Sciences Education Association
Deborah J. Nelson, CFCS
Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher, Retired
2040 South Balsam St.

Lakewood, CO 80227-2475

[email protected]
(2013)
American Association of Family & Consumer Sciences
RaAnn Miller
Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher
Jessamine Career & Technology Center
881 Wilmore Road
Nicholasville, KY 40356
[email protected]
(2013)
Association for Career & Technical Education
Takeda LeGrand, Ed.D
Family and Consumer Sciences Education Association
Gayla Randel, CFCS
Education Program Specialist
Family and Consumer Sciences
Kansas State Dept. of Education
120 SE 10th St.
Topeka, Kansas 66612
[email protected]
(2014)
Association for Career & Technical Education
Suellen Ward
Family and Consumer Sciences
Program Manager and State FCCLA Adviser
Arkansas Department of Career Education
#3 Capitol Mall
Luther Hardin Building, Room 600
Little Rock, AR  72201
[email protected]
(2015)
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America
Leslie Watkins
Family and Consumer Sciences Teacher, Retired
300 Walnut Street
Paducah, KY 42001
[email protected]
(2014)
Family, Career and Community Leaders of America