The CTAE Resource Network, the Georgia Department of Education, and the Georgia Association for Career and Technical Education (GACTE) proudly announce the 2017-2018 class of LEAD CTAE. LEAD CTAE is a leadership development program designed for CTAE classroom teachers who wish to gain valuable skills and knowledge in the areas of team building, leadership, priority management, business engagement, legislative advocacy and policy, communication, instruction, economic development, and more through participation in five program sessions culminating at the annual GACTE summer conference.

The Class:

Amanda Pugh, Barrow County, Apalachee HS, Law and Justice

Ean Sonnier, Hall County, Flowery Branch, Engineering

James Lassetter, Peach County School System, Peach County High School, Work Based Learning

Jean Fierro-McCarthy, Paulding County School District, North Paulding High School, Culinary Arts

Jessica Bowden, Troup County, Lagrange, AG

Judi Haggarty, Cherokee County, River Ridge, Engineering and Architecture Design

Kedrionne Harris, Calhoun County, Clahoun County HS, AG

Keri Beth Jones, Gwinnett County Public Schools, Dacula Middle School, Business Education

Kisha Thompson, Coweta County Schools, East Coweta High School, FACS

Monica Crenshaw, Colquitt County, Colquitt County High School, Counselor

Paige Welch, Bibb County, Hutchings C&CA, Graphic Communications

Paul Harwart, Catoosa County, Lakeview Fort Oglethorpe, JROTC

Phillip Davis, Glynn County, Golden Isles College and Career Academy, Machining

Scott Quinlan, Newton County School System, Newton College and Career Academy, Nutrition and Food Science

Shannon Shaw, Cobb County Schools, Sprayberry High School, Marketing / Work Based Learning

Simone Garwood, Georgia Department of Juvenile Justice, Georgia Preparatory Academy – Atlanta YDC, Business Education

Susan Hall, Fayette County, Bennett’s Mill Middle, Engineering

Tiffany Barney, Newton County School System, Newton College and Career Academy, Healthcare/Instructional Coach

Timothy Elliot, Catoosa County, Ringold HS, Construction

Tom White, Rockdale County, Rockdale HS, AVT and Film