The Adult Literacy and Technology Steering Committee is comprised of 20 members, all with national reputations and multiple areas of specialty within the field of adult literacy and technology.


Steering Committee


David Collings
Online Coordinator
Adult and Continuing Education
Jefferson County Public Schools
546 South 1st Street
Louisville, KY  40202


Stan Ashlock
Central Region GREAT Center
Texas State University
The Education Institute (TEI)
Texas State University San Marcos
601 University Drive
San Marcos, TX 78666


Eunice N. Askov, Ph.D.
Distinguished Professor of Education
Co-Director, Institute for the Study of Adult Literacy
Co-Director for Research, Goodling Institute for Research in Family Literacy
Penn State University
102 Rackley Building
University Park, PA  16802


Chip Carlin
Associate Executive Director
Literacy Volunteers of America
New York State
301 S. Geneva Street, Room G-10
Ithaca, NY  14850


Jeff Carter
Executive Director
Washington, D.C.  20091


Liz Dillon-Marable, Ph.D.
Adult Education Specialist


John Fleischman
Technology Services
Sacramento County Office of Education
9738 Lincoln Village Drive
Sacramento, CA 95827-3399


Ajit Gopalakrishnan
Associate Consultant
Connecticut Department of Education
25 Industrial Park Road
Middletown, CT 06457


Debra L. Hargrove, Ed.D.
Technology Coordinator
Florida TechNet
6025 Audubon Manor Blvd.
Lithia, Fl 33547


Virginia Heinrich
Minneapolis Community and Technical College
1501 Hennepin Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55403


Jerome Johnston
Program Director
Institute for Social Research
University of Michigan
P.O. Box 1248
Ann Arbor, MI 48106


Tim Ponder
Ohio Literacy Resource Center
Research 1-1100 Summit Street
Kent State University
Kent, OH  44242


Judith Rake
Special Projects Consultant
Lewis & Clark Library System
425 Goshen Road
Edwardsville, IL  62025


Marty Ropog
Ohio Literacy Resource Center
Kent State University
Research 1-1100 Summit Street
P. O. Box 5190
Kent, OH  44242-0001


David J. Rosen, Ed.D.
Senior Associate
Newsome Associates
7 Newsome Park
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130


Tim Songer
President, Interactive Knowledge Inc.
3201-B N. Davidson Street
Charlotte, NC 28205


Richard Sparks
Idaho State University
1314 Eastridge
Pocatello, ID 83201


Marian Thacher
Outreach and Technical Assistance Network
Sacramento County Office of Education
P.O. Box 269003
Sacramento, CA 95826-9003


Heide Spruck Wrigley
Senior Researcher
Literacy Work Associates
San Mateo, California  94401


Deborah Young, Ed.D.
Executive Director
Literacy Action Center
3595 S Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84115