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Teresa Meredith, President

Shelbyville, tmeredith@ista-in.org

A kindergarten teacher at Thomas A. Hendricks Elementary, Teresa Meredith has taught in Indiana’s public schools for more than 20 years. Meredith is in her second, three-year term as ISTA president. Her previous roles in ISTA have included vice president, ISTA Foundation chair and board of directors member. As ISTA president, Meredith currently serves as the chair of the Great Lakes Center for Education Research & Practice. She and her husband, Chris, have four children.

Keith Gambill, Vice President

Evansville, kgambill@ista-in.org

Keith Gambill is a middle school music and drama teacher. Gambill is in his second, three-year term as ISTA vice president. He has taught in Evansville’s public schools for 26 years. He served as the Evansville Teachers Association president before his election to his current role. Gambill also serves as the president of the ISTA Foundation.

Doug Taylor, Treasurer

New Albany, dtaylor@ista-in.org

A fifth-grade teacher in the New Albany-Floyd County School Corporation, Doug Taylor has 25 years of teaching experience. Before serving as ISTA treasurer, Taylor served as the New Albany-Floyd County Education Association president, vice president, association representative, bargaining team member and as an ISTA board member. He and his wife, Tiffany, have two children. 

Dan Holub, Executive Director

Indianapolis, dholub@ista-in.org

Dan Holub brings 25 years of experience as an advocate and union leader to the position of ISTA executive director. Holub most recently served as the executive director of the Minnesota Association of Professional Employees (MAPE). Before MAPE, he represented education interests at the Wisconsin Education Association Council. Holub received a law degree from the University of Iowa College of Law. 

Board of Directors

As a member-governed organization, those serving on board of directors are ISTA members elected by their peers. The ISTA Board of Directors play a fundamental role in the overall management and direction of the Association. Some of their tasks include overseeing and managing the plans adopted by the Representative Assembly each spring, ensuring the direction and policies of the Assembly are implemented, appointing the executive director, and reviewing and amending the annual budget.

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Donnie Watkins
District 07
LEWIS CASS ELEMENTARY
Jennifer Smith-Margraf
District 10
JEFFERSON HIGH
John Comer
District 10
SEEGER MEMORIAL JR SR HIGH
Sabra Gage
District 11
WESTLANE MIDDLE SCH
Jennifer Laughlin
District 14
CARDINAL ELEMENTARY
Teresa Meredith
District 16
HENDRICKS ELEMENTARY
Keith Gambill
District 20
EVANSVILLE TEACHERS ASSOCIATION
Douglas Taylor
District 23
SCRIBNER MIDDLE
Nathan Schnellenberger
Retired
BOARD MEMBERS
Diana Reed
District 01
JOHN SIMATOVICH ELEMENTARY
Charles Foster
District 02
BEN FRANKLIN MIDDLE
Linda Lucy
District 03
DARDEN PRIMARY
Jessica Ramirez
District 04
NORTH SIDE MIDDLE
Christina Pena
District 05
WEST NOBLE MIDDLE
Theresa Jacobson
District 06
CULVER MIDDLE/HIGH
Donnie Watkins
District 07
LEWIS CASS ELEMENTARY
Erin Hodel
District 08
WASHINGTON CENTER ELEMENTARY
Patricia Kennedy
District 09
SOUTH VIEW ELEMENTARY
John Comer
District 10
SEEGER MEMORIAL JR SR HIGH
Sabra Gage
District 11
WESTLANE MIDDLE SCH
Benjamin Yoder
District 12
HSE INTERMDIATE/JR HIGH
Tiauna Washington
District 13
HIBBERD BUILDING - EARLY COLLEGE ACADEMY
Jennifer Laughlin
District 14
CARDINAL ELEMENTARY
Jenny Whitaker
District 15
STONYBROOK MIDDLE
Teresa Collier
District 16
WALDRON ELEM
Alison West
District 17
OUABACHE ELEMENTARY
Paul Farmer
District 18
Amy London
District 19
COLUMBUS NORTH HIGH
Julie Eaden
District 20
EVANS ELEMENTARY
Kristi Held
District 21
WARRICK ED CENTER
Raeann Wintin
District 22
SEYMOUR SR HIGH
John Mclaughlin
District 23
ADM OFFICE
Dustin Bailey
Higher Education
Nathan Schnellenberger
Retired
Mallory Burris
Student
Betty Batliner
ESP
TRANSPORTATION CENTER 3F
Jennifer Smith-Margraf
NEA Board Director
JEFFERSON HIGH
Hilda Kendrick-Appiah
NEA Board Director
UTICA ELEMENTARY

Department Directors

Craig Blume
Director of UniServ & Organizing
Kim Clements-Johnson
Director of Communications
Jennifer Clutter
Director of Finance & Accounting
Gail Zeheralis
Director of Government Relations