Executive Committee

CASE is the primary organization for special education leaders and serves as the national voice for public education in Washington, D.C. The executive committee is comprised of elected officers and appointed committee chairpersons. Most executive committee members began volunteering with CASE as a committee member. Please see the Committee page here if you are interested in committee work. 

Executive Committee
  Name Leadership Bio Position District State
Kindel Mason Kindel Mason President Bio Director of Special Services Twin Falls School District ID
Picture of Kevin Rubenstein, CASE President Elect Dr. Kevin Rubenstein President-Elect Bio Assistant Superintendent for Student Services Elmhurst School District 205 IL
Picture of Erin Maguire, CASE Past President Erin Maguire Past President Bio Director of Equity and Inclusion Essex Westford School District VT
 Dr. Damita James Dr. Damita James Treasurer Bio Assistant Director Middle Georgia RESA GA
 Chrissy Peterson Chrissy Peterson Secretary Bio Special Services Director Meade School District SD
Picture of Eric Hoppstock, CASE Unit Development Chair Eric Hoppstock Unit Development Chair Bio Superintendent Berrien Regional Education Service Agency MI
Picture of Mary Lynn Boscardin, CASE Journal Editor Dr. Mary Lynn Boscardin Journal Editor Bio Professor, Special Education University of Massachusetts Amherst MA
Ramona Lee Ramona Lee Professional Development Chair   Director, Special Education West Ada School District ID
Dr. Pam Baker Dr. Pamela Baker Product Review Chair Bio Director, Division of Special Education and Disability Research George Mason University VA
Nora Boettcher Nora Boettcher Publications Chair Bio MTSS Implementation Supervisor University of Arizona AZ
Dr. Angie Balsley Dr. Angie Balsley Policy and Legislative Chair Bio Executive Director Earlywood Educational Services IN
Dr. Julie Bost Dr.Julie Bost Research Chair Bio Clinical Assistant Professor University of North Carolina at Greensboro NC
Melissa Taylor Melissa Taylor Membership Chair Bio Assistant Superintendent for Student Services Belleville Township High School District 201 IL
Dr. Lynn Clayton-Prince Dr. Lynn Clayton-Prince Member At Large Bio Assistant Superintendent of Special Education/Equity & Diversity Powhatan County Public Schools VA
Cherie Johnson Cherie Johnson Member At Large Bio Executive Director Goodhue County Education District MN