NAESP Staff

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NAESP Executive Office Team

L. Earl Franks, Ed.D., CAE,

L. Earl Franks, Ed.D., CAE,

NAESP Executive Director
Jennifer Shannon

Jennifer Shannon

Director, Governance Services
Nikki Sparks

Nikki Sparks

Director, Operations, Student Programs, and Special Projects
Bhairavi Shethna

Bhairavi Shethna

Associate Executive Director, Finance & Accounting
Cynthia Barnaby

Cynthia Barnaby

Executive Adminstrator/Accountant

Professional Learning and Outreach

Gracie Branch, Ph.D.

Gracie Branch, Ph.D.

Associate Executive Director, Professional Learning
Deborah Young

Deborah Young

Assistant Executive Director, Conference & Exhibit Services
Honor Fede

Honor Fede

Director, Professional Learning
Katie Earley

Katie Earley

Manager, Professional Learning Projects
Danielle Mazzuchi

Danielle Mazzuchi

Professional Learning Administrator

Communications

Kaylen Tucker, Ph.D.

Kaylen Tucker, Ph.D.

Associate Executive Director, Communications & Editor-in-Chief, Principal Magazine
Krysia Gabenski

Krysia Gabenski

Digital Communications Associate
Ned Colbert

Ned Colbert

Communications Coordinator

Membership

Jackie McGrail

Jackie McGrail

Associate Executive Director, Membership, Development, and Affiliated Services

Advocacy

Danny Carlson

Danny Carlson

Associate Executive Director, Policy and Advocacy