Advocacy Commission

The Commissions serve an important role in the organization by supporting NACEP’s work by engaging expertise from the field for these volunteer leadership positions.

The Advocacy Commission’s main function is to:

  • Facilitate NACEP interaction with federal and state governments and departments of education.
  • Develop & maintain a positive image for dual and concurrent enrollment programs.
  • Strengthen communication with policy-making governmental agencies.

Staff Liasion:

Amy Williams and Dianne Lassai Barker

Advocacy Commissioners


Sarah Stashkiw

Chair & Board Member

College of Lake County



Mallory Stevens

Vice Chair

Bay Region, Inland Empire/Desert, and San Diego & Imperial Regional Consortiums



Chris Gibson

Secondary Member

Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation




Caronda Bean

State Agency Member

Louisiana Department of Education



Akima Rogers

Region 1

Montgomery College

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Tanisha Seraphin

Region 2

Trident Technical College

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ABEL Gonzales

Region 3

The University of Texas at San Antonio


Jessica Espinosa

Region 4

Minnesota State Colleges and Universities System


Leticia Wells

Region 5

College of Southern Nevada