The NCFL's Board of Directors and Board of Advisors is a diverse group including researchers, business executives, and former students who help us champion the cause of family literacy. They understand that literacy is the foundation for national economic well-being and local community progress.
BOARD OF DIRECTORS
President and Founder
National Center for Families Learning
Richard E. Barr
Retired Vice President, Airline Operations, UPS
Nicole M. Chestang
President, Chestang and Associates, LLC
Jacquelyn Jackson Fleming, Ed.D.
President, LifeLearn Associates; Retired Director of Student Achievement and School Accountability, U.S. Department of Education
E. Susan Gourley, Ph.D.
Retired Superintendent, Lincoln Public Schools
Vikki Katz, Ph. D.
Associate Professor, Rutgers University, School of Communication & Information
Founding Director, The Educator Collaborative
Meredith M. Parente
Financial Consultant; Retired Vice President/Treasurer, Brown-Forman Corporation
Jay W. Warren
Senior Corporate Attorney, LG&E and KU Energy LLC
Mary Gwen Wheeler
Executive Director, 55,000 Degrees
BOARD OF ADVISORS
Founder, Digital Dads
Principal, The Linda Chester Literary Agency
The Honorable William F. Goodling
Former Chairman, Committee on Education & the Workforce
U.S. House of Representatives
Mr. Yoshimi Inaba
President & COO, Toyota Motor North America
Editor, PARADE Magazine
Jeanne B. Mullgrav
60 MINUTES Contributor & CBS Chief National Correspondent
Co-Executive Producer, The Simpsons
Dorothy S. Strickland, Ph.D.
Samuel DeWitt Proctor Professor of Education Emerita, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey
Johnna G. Torsone
Sr. Vice President & Chief Human Resources Officer, Pitney Bowes