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President: Lori Megivern
megivern7@aol.com

Past President: Len Romano
picturesque625@yahoo.com

Convention President:Tim Potts
tpotts100@hotmail.com

Vice-President:  Mike Collazo
mcollazo923@optonline.net

Secretary:  Oliver Cashman-Brown
oliver.cashman-brown@warner.rochester.edu

Treasurer: Taraneh Sabouri
taraneh2@aol.com




AWARDS COMMITTEE:
The Awards Committee will be composed of seven members, with regional representation, representing all membership levels, who will serve for two years. Its function is to select the recipients of the awards.

CURRENT CHAIR: Tina Winkler
twinkler11@verizon.net

BUDGET AND FINANCE COMMITTEE :
The Budget and Finance Committee will be composed of five members who will be appointed for three years.  Its purpose is to facilitate the development of the annual convention budget and the development and presentation of the annual operating budget of NYSCSS.

CURRENT CHAIR(s):
Taraneh Sabouri
(
Taraneh2@aol.com) &
Al Sive (asive@niskyschools.org)


CONFERENCE PLANNING COMMITTEE:
This committee will be chaired by the President-elect and will be composed of representatives of the local council where the convention will be held, the Executive Secretary, and other persons designated by the President-elect.

Current Chair(s):
Tim Potts (tpotts100@hotmail.com)

CULTURAL EDUCATION COMMITTEE: The committee will be composed of two members and they shall serve staggered terms of three years.   This committee shall maintain close working relationships with cultural education facilities that offer programs to assist elementary, middle level and secondary education.

CURRENT CHAIR:

Larry Naukam (genbook@gmail.com)













ELEMENTARY COMMITTEE: The committee will consist of a minimum of five members and shall have co-chairpersons.

CURRENT CHAIR:
Karen Marconi (Kamcam421@yahoo.com)

HUMAN RIGHTS COMMITTEE:

The committee will review the content of the Social Studies curriculum in terms of Human Rights. It will assist members in enhancing instruction in Human Rights.


CURRENT CHAIR(S):


Vincent Marmorale

(vincentmarmorale@hotmail.com)


Barbara Bernard

(barbernard13@yahoo.com
)

K-12 CURRICULUM AND ASSESSMENT COMMITTEE
Membership of this Committee shall consist of the co-chairpersons of the Elementary, Middle Level and Secondary Committees, one supervisor and one college member.

CURRENT CHAIR(s):
Ollie Fields-Thacker (ofieldsthacker@gmail.com)

MEMBERSHIP COMMITTEE This committee will be chaired by the Vice President and will consist of one representative from each local council President. Its function is to promote local, state and national membership.

CURRENT CHAIR:
Mike Collazo (mcollazo@optonline.net)

MIDDLE LEVEL COMMITTEE:
The committee will consist of a minimum of five members and shall have co-chairpersons.

CURRENT CHAIR(s):
Sarah Schultheis
(schultheiss@ccs.cnyric.org)

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

CURRENT CHAIR
Rozella G. Clyde
(atssuftnyc@gmail.com)

RESOLUTION COMMITTEE The members of the committee will be selected by the President.

CURRENT CHAIR:
Carolyn Herbst
(carolynbernie@aol.com)

SECONDARY COMMITTEE:
The committee will consist of a minimum of five members and shall have co-chairpersons.

CURRENT CHAIR:
Ashley Eccleston (aecclest@cc.cnyric.org
)

TECHNOLOGY COMMITTEE:

CURRENT CHAIR:
Levi Anthony
(levianthony@edusolutions.com)

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