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You’ve come to the right place! Contact one of our experts — CEF members have the education continuum covered!

  • National Education Association
    Corey Williams
    Federal Lobbyist, Government Relations
K-12 Education
  • AASA, The School Superintendents Association
    Noelle Ellerson Ng
    Associate Executive Director, Policy and Advocacy
  • National PTA
    Jacki Ball
    Director of Government Affairs
  • National Association of Federally Impacted Schools
    Jocleyn Bissonnette
    Director of Government Relations
Special Education
  • National Association of State Directors of Special Education
    Valerie Williams
    Deputy Director of Government Relations
  • Council for Exceptional Children
    Deborah Ziegler
    Director of Policy and Advocacy
  • American Council on Education
    Jon Fansmith
    Director of Government Relations
  • Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success at the Center on Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
    Wayne Taliaferro
    Policy Analyst
    Lauren Walizer
    Senior Policy Analyst
  • Council for Opportunity in Education
    Maureen Hoyler
    Kimberly Jones
    Vice President for Public Policy and Communications
  • National Association of Independent Colleges and Universities
    Stephanie Giesecke
    Director for Budget and Appropriations
  • National Association of State Student Grant and Aid Programs
    Frank Ballman
    Director of Federal Relations
  • National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators
    Megan McClean Coval
    Vice President of Policy and Federal Relations
    Stephen Payne
    Assistant Director of Federal Relations
Career and Adult Education
  • National Association of Workforce Boards
    Ron Painter
  • National Council of State Directors of Adult Education
    Patricia H. Tyler
    Executive Director
  • Center for Postsecondary and Economic Success at the Center on Law and Social Policy (CLASP)
    Judy Mortrude
    Senior Policy Analyst
  • Advance CTE
    Kathryn Zekus
    Senior Associate, Government Relations
  • American Educational Research Association
    Juliane Baron
    Director of Government Relations
  • American Library Association
    Kevin Maher
    Assistant Director, Office of Government Relations
  • National Association of Music Education
    Ronny Lau
    Policy Advisor
  • Center on Law and Social Policy
    Kisha Bird
    Director of Youth Policy


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