Helping Shape the Public Agenda for Education and Workplace Success
Members of the ACT Executive Leadership Team, like all ACT team members, are thinkers, creators, and innovators. They come from a broad range of backgrounds and disciplines, they offer a wide spectrum of knowledge, and they provide thought leadership that influences policy and practice in education and in the workforce.
In our ACT Leadership Blog, you'll find context, background, responses to current topics and issues, updates, and announcements—all to provide you with timely insights to inform your perspective.
Meet ACT Executive Leaders
ACT Board of Directors
The diverse membership of the ACT Board of Directors offers a broad range of perspectives and experiences. From top policymakers to high-level leaders in workforce and education, the board provides a comprehensive spectrum of knowledge to help guide ACT.
Walter G. Bumphus
President and CEO, American Association of Community Colleges
Karen E. Cator
Worldwide Education Strategy, Apple Inc.
Deborah S. Delisle
President and CEO, Alliance for Excellent Education
Daniel A. Domenech
ACT Chairman of the Board
Executive Director, American Association of School Administrators
Anthony W. Miller
Co-Founder, The Vistria Group
Jules W. Muis
Director General and Chief Internal Auditor (Retired), European Commission
Eduardo J. Padrón
President Emeritus, Miami Dade College
Thomas G. Rotherham
President, Valtegrity, LLP
Senior Advisor for Education, Asia Society
Chad P. Wick
Founder, Director, and President Emeritus, KnowledgeWorks Foundation
Dixie L. Axley
Vice President, Learning and Development (Retired), State Farm Insurance Companies
James F. Bostic, Jr.
Managing Director, HEP & Associates and Partner, Coleman Lew & Associates
Sarita E. Brown
President, Excelencia in Education
Carl A. Cohn
Professor and Co-Director, Urban School Leadership, Claremont Graduate University
D. Robert Graham
Former Governor and U.S. Senator, State of Florida
Karen A. Holbrook
Senior Vice President for Global Affairs & International Research, and Professor of Molecular Medicine, University of South Florida
Roberts T. Jones
President, Education and Workforce Policy, LLC
Mark D. Musick
President Emeritus, Southern Regional Education Board
Richard W. Riley
Former Secretary of Education and Senior Partner, Nelson Mullins Riley & Scarborough, L.L.P.
J. Theodore Sanders
President Emeritus, Education Commission of the States
Belle S. Wheelan
President, Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools