Sunday, May 28, 2017

IAGC made great progress toward restructuring the 16 working committees into 3 new groups targeting new objectives. See the new groups, chairs, and what they will work on >>>


Your voice is important for these new groups’ efforts. You may join any of the new teams you feel called to at the next meeting. Previous committee work will not be abandoned; rather, it will be incorporated into these new efforts.


 Building the Network - Connie Lee & Rosina Gallagher:  extend the membership and stakeholder support for IAGC

Educating the Stakeholders - Diane Beedy  educate anyone who needs to know about gifted education

State Initiative - Paula Olszewski-Kubilius & Susan Rhodes: advocate for gifted learners and their educational opportunities at the local, state, and national levels.


 Office Staff - Diane Beedy, Tresie Curcio, Sandy Siegel


Board of Directors

Julie Luck Jensen - Chair

Susan Rhodes - President    
Paula Olszewski-Kubilius - President-Elect

Sally Thomson - Past President

Denise Kuchta - Secretary

Susan Corwith - Treasurer

Eric Calvert

Adrienne Coleman

Kerry Cox

Newenka DuMont

Theresa Hosey

Connie Lee

José Torres

April Wells

Committee Chairs/Co-Chairs


Awards and Scholarships
Susan Corwith, Lori Swan


Building the Network

Connie Lee, Rosina Gallagher


Julie Luck Jensen

Susan Rhodes



Diane Beedy



Committee Chairs/Co-Chairs [continued]


Julie Luck Jensen

Paula Olszewski-Kubilius

Susan Rhodes

Sally Thomson


Susan Corwith




Past Presidents

Rosina Gallagher

Sally Thomson


Julie Luck Jensen

Sally Thomson



State Initiatives

Paula Olszewski-Kubilius

Susan Rhodes


Committees Chairs and Goals 2017

Awards and Scholarships – Susan Corwith, Lori Swan

The goal of the awards and scholarships committee is to initiate the application process for scholarships and coordinate the recognition for scholarship and award recipients.

Building the Network - Connie Lee, Rosina Gallagher


Convention  – Julie Luck Jensen, Susan Rhodes

The goal of the convention committee is to provide an annual convention that supports corporation goals.



Education - Diane Beedy
The goal of the education committee is to share resources with parents and educators to support best practices in the education of gifted and talented children.


Executive Committee – Julie Luck Jensen, Susan Rhodes, Sally Thomson, Paula Olszewski-Kubilius
The goal of the executive committee is to coordinate the initiatives and operations of the corporation and present a slate of candidates for elections.





Finance Committee – Susan Corwith 
The goal of the finance committee is to oversee the financial operations of the corporation.


Past Presidents -  Rosina Gallagher, Sally Thomson

The goal of the past presidents committee is to support the mission and vision of the organization.


Policy Committee – Julie Luck Jensen, Sally Thomson

The goal of the policy committee is to review policies and propose changes to the board of directors.


State Initiatives - Paula Olszewski-Kubilius, Susan Rhodes