Executive Council

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Laura Pedrick

Position
Special Assistant to the Provost for Strategic Initiatives and Executive Director of UWM Online
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee
Executive Council Position
Executive Council Chair
Fall 2020
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Vernon Smith

Vernon Smith

Position
Provost,
American Public University System
Executive Council Position
Executive Council Vice Chair
Fall 2019
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Don Bennett

Don Bennett

Position
Deputy Director
Washington Student Achievement Council
WICHE Commissioner
ex-officio
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Pat James

Position
Program Consultant,
California Community Colleges' Online Education Initiative
Executive Council Position
ex-officio
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Michael Moore

Michael Moore

Position
Vice President for Academic Affairs,
University of Arkansas System
Fall 2021
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Russ Poulin

Russ Poulin

Position
Executive Director, WICHE Cooperative for Educational Technologies (WCET),
Vice President for Technology-Enhanced Education, Western Interstate Commission for Higher Education (WICHE)
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Jason Ruckert

Jason Ruckert

Position
Vice Chancellor and Chief Digital Learning Officer,
Online Education, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University-Worldwide
ex-officio
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Sasha Thackaberry

Sasha Thackaberry

Position
Vice Provost,
Digital and Continuing Education,
Louisiana State University
Fall 2021
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Kara Van Dam

Kara Van Dam

Position
Dean and Vice Provost,
The Undergraduate School & Overseas Academic Affairs,
University of Maryland University College
Executive Council Position
ex-officio