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ACT State Representatives

ACT relies on an advisory body representing educational institutions and workforce agencies in all 50 states. These state organizations are made up of volunteers including educators, agency personnel, leaders of state associations, and workforce professionals.

Alabama
Rebecca A. Mims, Interim Coordinator, Office of Student Assessment, State of Alabama Department of Education
Alaska
Saichi Oba, Associate Vice President, Student & Enrollment Services, Office of Student Enrollment Services, University of Alaska
Arizona
Mark Boggie, Assistant Dean of Student Services, Cochise College
Arkansas
Laura Bednar, Deputy Superintendent and Chief Academic Officer, Pulaski County Special School District
California
Nathan Evans, Director of Enrollment Management Services, California State University System Office
Colorado
Mary Ontiveros, Associate Vice President for Diversity, Colorado State University
Connecticut
Elizabeth Deshotel, Principal, Bridgeport Hope School
Georgia
Nancy G. McDuff, Associate Vice President for Admissions, The University of Georgia
Hawaii
Suzette T. Robinson, Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs, University of Hawaii System
Idaho
Robert S. Ahrendsen, Academic Discovery Center Director, Brigham Young University–Idaho
Illinois
Scott Belobrajdic, Assistant Vice Chancellor for Enrollment Management, Southern Illinois University–Edwardsville
Indiana
Thomas E. Bear, Executive Director of Student Financial Strategies, University of Notre Dame
Iowa
Michael Barron, Assistant Provost and Executive Director of Admissions, University of Iowa
Kansas
Bill Rinkenbaugh, Vice President of Student Services, Butler Community College
Kentucky
Jenny L. Sawyer, Executive Director of Admissions, University of Louisville
Louisiana
Heather Poole, Assistant Vice Chancellor, Louisiana State University, Alexandria
Maine
Vincent J. Kloskowski, III, Dean of Admission, Saint Joseph’s College of Maine
Maryland/Delaware/DC
Mike Firch, Assistant Principal, Sussex Technical High School, Georgetown, DE
Massachusetts
Robert Quist, Director of Guidance, Salem High School
Minnesota
Phil Trout, College Counselor, Minnetonka High School
Missouri
Jay W. Goff, Vice President of Enrollment and Retention Management, Saint Louis University
Nebraska
Rick Michaelsen, Student Advisor, McCook Community College
Nevada
Caroline McIntosh, Head of School, Nevada Virtual Academy
New Hampshire
Daniel Wells, School Counselor, Alvirne High School
New Jersey
Jim Lukach, Executive Director and Membership, New Jersey School Counselor Association
New Mexico
Michael J. Cleary, Vice President for Student Services, New Mexico State University–Carlsbad
New York
Roger L. Forando, Executive Board, National Research Center of College and University Admissions
North Carolina
David J. English, Associate Provost & Dean of Graduate Studies, University of North Carolina School of the Arts
North Dakota
Mary E. Bergstrom, Campus Community Business Analyst, North Dakota University System Offices
Oregon
Teri E. Calcagno, College Counselor, Central Catholic High School
Pennsylvania
Jennifer Cugham, Academic Coordinator, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania
Rhode Island
Christina Yates, Guidance Counselor, Central High School
South Carolina
Sandra L. Oliver, Vice President Student Development Services, Midlands Technical College
South Dakota
Tom Cool, Executive Director, Council on College Admissions in South Dakota and Dakota Association for College Admission Counseling
Tennessee
Richard L. Bayer, Dean of Enrollment Services, University of Tennessee–Knoxville
Texas
Maria Louisa Guerra, Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction, Edinburg Consolidated Independent School District
Virginia
Regina Brown, Counseling Specialist, Henrico County School District
West Virginia
William Mullett, (Retired) Director of Counseling and Testing, Kanawha County Schools
Wisconsin
Annette Cleary, Director of College Counseling, Marquette University High School
Wyoming
Jennifer Crandall, Counselor, Hanna*Elk Mountain*Medicine Bow (H.E.M.) Jr/Sr High School