National Dropout Prevention Center Advisory Board

Ms. Martha Barrett

Senior VP Jacksonville Market Manager
Global Marketing & Corporate Affairs
Bank of America
Jacksonville, FL

Mr. Bobby Carrell

Bobby Carrell & Associates
Monroe, GA

Mr. Bob Collins

Superintendent Grossmont USD (Ret.) and
LAUSD Chief Academic Officer (Ret.)
Peoria, AZ

Dr. Debra Duardo

Los Angeles County Superintendent of Schools
Los Angeles County Office of Education
Downey, CA

Rep. Jerry Govan

South Carolina House of Representatives
District 95 Representative
House Education Committee
Orangeburg, SC

Mr. Robert M. Sainz

Assistant General Manager
City of Los Angeles
Economic and Workforce Development Department
Los Angeles, CA

 

Dr. Jay Smink

Executive Director (Ret.)
National Dropout Prevention Center
Easley, SC

Dr. Valerie Truesdale

Chief Officer, Technology & Community Engagement
Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools
Charlotte, NC

Dr. Edward Lee Vargas

Executive Vice President, National Programs
AVID Center
San Diego, CA