IECA’s Board of Directors is charged with setting the strategic and programming goals that will maintain IECA’s role as a leading voice for children, families and ethical conduct in the search and application process for schools, colleges and other programs.  The Board is comprised of up to 15 volunteer members, each of whom is a Professional member of IECA and serves a 3-year term.  The association’s CEO serves as an ex-officio member of the Board.

2018-19 Leadership

IECA Board Officers

Barbara Pasalis, CEP (OH), President
Karen Mabie , EdS, NCSP, CEP (IL), Vice President for Ethics & Professional Practices
Allison Matlack, MAT (MA) Vice President for Education & Training
Lisa Carlton, MEd (TX)
Vice President for Committees
Diane Vater, MBA (PA)
Secretary/Treasurer
Ann Rossbach, MAT (NJ),
Past President

Board Members

Rebecca Grappo , MEd, CEP (CO)
Hamilton Gregg, MEd, CEP (China)
Elisabeth Morgan , MA (CT)
Susan Sykes, MA (MN)
Jennifer Tabbush MBA (CA)
Pamela Tedeschi, MSEd (TX)
Carmen Tercilla, MBA (FL)
Belinda Wilkerson, EdD (NC)
Joan Wittan, MA (MD)

Committee Chairs

Board Development Committee Elisabeth Morgan , MA (CT)
College Committee
Marilyn O’Toole, (CA)
Community Committee
Vita Cohen, MA, MAT (MN)
Education & Training Committee
Allison Matlack, MAT (MA)
Ethics Committee
Karen Mabie , EdS, NCSP, CEP (IL)
Finance Committee
Diane Vater, MBA (PA)
Global Committee
Patricia O’Keefe, MBA (China)
Graduate School
Marilyn Emerson
, MSW, CEP (NY)
Learning Disabilities Committee
Elizabeth Donnelly, MS, CEP, CPC (GA)
Membership Committee
Carmen Tercilla, MBA (FL)
Nominating Committee
Ann Rossbach, MAT (NJ)
Outreach Development Committee
Pamela Pik, MBA (CT)
Schools Committee
Elizabeth Hall, EdM (MA)
Therapeutic Committee
Michelle Grappo, MEd, CEP (CO)