State Executive Board

The State Executive Team plans, prepares, and directs statewide events such as Outreach to Teach, the Professional Issues Conference, and education advocacy campaigns. Interested in what each position is responsible for? Read the info below!

President


Keri Hetzel – University of Wisconsin – La Crosse

Position Responsibilities:

The President is the top elected position in the Aspiring Educators organization. The responsibilities of this position are extensive.

The President serves as the Aspiring Educators representative to the WEAC Board of Directors and is the presiding officer at all official Aspiring Educators functions (Board meetings, Representative Assembly, etc.). She/he oversees the duties and responsibilities of the other state officers and serves as the contact person and liaison to other organizations (WEAC, NEA, etc.).

The President works closely with the Aspiring Educators Governance Liaison in the day-to-day operations and programs of the Aspiring Educators organization.

Vice President


Elena Mueller – University of Wisconsin – La Crosse

Position Responsibilities:

Organize the annual Aspiring Educators awards judging.

              Serve as an alternate representative on the WEAC Board of Directors.

Serve as the Northeast district liaison.

Attend all Aspiring Educators statewide events, including Board of Directors’ meetings.

Secretary and Outreach Coordinator


Rachel Stoutenborough – Univeristy of Wisconsin – La Crosse

Position Responsibilities:

Take minutes at all state meetings.

Serve as Outreach to Teach Coordinator, organizing all aspects of the event.

Serve as the Southwest district liaison.

Attend all Aspiring Educators statewide events, including Board of Directors’ meetings.

Professional Development Coordinator


Allison Erck – University of Wisconsin – Whitewater

Allison Murphy – University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire

Position Responsibilities:

Coordinate the Professional Issues Conference (PIC).

Serve as the Southeast district liaison.

Attend all Aspiring Educator statewide events, including Board of Directors’ meetings.

Membership Coordinator


Tiffany Timpel – University of Wisconsin – Whitewater

Position Responsibilities:

Coordinate the Student Professional Development Seminar.

Serve as the Southeast district liaison.

Attend all Aspiring Educator statewide events, including Board of Directors’ meetings.

Public Relations Coordinator


Mackenzie Shay – University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire

Position Responsibilities:

Serve as the Northwest district liaison.

Maintain the Aspiring Educators website, social media accounts, and create monthly newsletters.

Attend all Aspiring Educator statewide events, including Board of Directors’ meetings.