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Opportunities for Leadership

Are you ready to take an active  role in the success of your professional association?

Our organization provides several types of leadership development opportunities:

Elected Officer on Executive Council

Members may be nominated by peers or volunteer to run for the following offices: President Elect, Vice President Elect for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Dance, Secretary, and Treasurer. Contact the current President or Executive Director, Connie Kapral, with your nomination at ckapral@ctahperd.org. The call for nominations closes February 1 yearly.

Committee Service

Volunteers are invited to participate on a standing committee: Awards, Bylaws, Legislative Action/Advocacy, Public Relations, and Strategic Plan or on a Presidential Committee or Ad Hoc Committee. If you would like to be considered for a committee, contact the current President about your interest.

Workshop Presentations

Presenters share best professional practices and knowledge of specific topics with peers. Regional Workshops are offered throughout the year by our members. Contact the Regional Director Coordinator, Laura Fiore, if you would like to offer your service. (P.O. Box 655, Oxford, CT 06478)

Writing

CTAHPERD publishes one print issues of The Bulletin – Fall and two electronic issues – Winter & Spring. Members are invited to submit activities/experiences that have worked very well in the classroom and/or research based articles. Submission deadlines are September 15, January 15 and April 15. Contact Bulletin Editor, Dr. David Harackiewicz, at harackiewicz@ccsu.edu to submit your article.

Officers 2018-2019

President

Karen Bosworth
Cromwell Middle School
Cromwell, CT 06416
Email: bosworth@ctahperd.org

Past President

Jan G. Bishop
Central CT State University
New Britain, CT 06050
Email: bishop@ctahperd.org

President Elect

Robert Silliman
Toffolon Elementary School
Plainville, CT 06062
Email: silliman@ctahperd.org

Secretary

Cindy Dysenchuk
Glastonbury High School
Glastonbury, CT 06033
860.652.7200

Treasurer (non-voting)

Ellen Benham
Adjunct Instructor CCSU
New Britain, CT 06050
860.832.2155

Bulletin Editor (non-voting)

David Harackiewicz
Central CT State University
New Britain, CT 06050
860.832.2162

Community Service Coordinator

Kathy Marone
Harborside Middle School
Milford, CT 06460
203.783.3523

Office Manager (Non voting)

Kathy Nauber
City Hill Middle School
Naugatuck, CT 06770
860.301.3432
Email: knauber@ctahperd.org

Student Advisor

Cathy Berei
Southern CT State University
New Haven, CT 06515
203.392.6080

Vice President Health

Christie Lombardi
Westport Public Schools
Westport, CT 06880
203.341.1574

Vice President Physical Education

Steve Pernal
Regional School District #8
East Haddam, CT 06469
860.873.5090

Vice President Recreation

Alicia Potash
Farmington High School
Farmington, CT 06032
860.673.2514

Vice President Dance

Michael Ginicola
Nichols Elementary School
Stratford, CT 06614
203.345.4294

Vice President Elect Health

Jonathan Adams
New Canaan Public Schools
New Canaan CT 06840
203.594.4000

Vice President Elect Physical Education

Michael Bantle
Howell Cheney Tech HS
Manchester, CT 06040
860.649.5396

Vice President Elect Recreation

Kaitlin Petrella
Coleytown Middle School
Westport, CT 06880

203.341.1600

Vice President Elect Dance

Ashley Caldeira
Norwich Free Academy
Norwich, CT 06360
203.425.5516

Student Representative(s)

Ashan Sathyalingam, CCSU
Jennifer Marrone, CCSU
Jackie Sanca (alternate) CCSU
Luke Clavet, ECSU
Kris Anne Radtke, SCSU
Janna Stratman, SCSU

Executive Director (non-voting)

Connie Kapral
563 Miller Road
South Windsor, CT 06074
860.644.9206
E-mail: ckapral@ctahperd.org

Regions Committee Members (non-voting)
Regional Directors Coordinator

Laura Fiore
P.O. Box 655
Oxford, CT 06478

Region I Coordinator

Amanda Amtmanis
Spencer School
Middletown, CT 06457
860.344.0711

Region II Coordinator

Jennifer Mitteness
Staples High School
Westport, CT 06880
203.341.1266

Region III Coordinator

Lisa Galske
South Side Elementary
Bristol, CT 06010
860.584.7812

Region IV Coordinator:

Barbara Brooks
Nathan Hale School
37 Beech Drove
New London, CT 06320
860.447.6060

Region V Coordinator

vacant

Region VI Coordinator

Steve Dreger
Head O’Meadow School
94 Boggs Hill Road
Newtown, CT 06470
203.426.7670