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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.

Callie Marksbary, Treasurer

A third grade teacher at Vinton Elementary, Callie Marksbary has been a public school teacher for more than 37 years. Before serving as ISTA treasurer, Marksbary served on the NEA Board of Directors. She and her husband, Rob, 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 COMMITEE
John Comer
District 10
SEEGER MEMORIAL JR SR HIGH
Jennifer Laughlin
District 14
CARDINAL ELEMENTARY
Deana Stickels
District 18
MCCORMICKS CREEK ELEMENTARY
Daniel Haskell
District 21
NORTH HARRISON MIDDLE
Nathan Schnellenberger
Retired
BOARD MEMBERS
Diana Reed
District 01
JOHN SIMATOVICH ELEMENTARY
Charles Foster
District 02
BEN FRANKLIN MIDDLE
Jason Zook
District 03
BROWN INTERMEDIATE
Jeanna Salyer
District 04
GOSHEN MIDDLE
Christina Pena
District 05
WEST NOBLE MIDDLE
Suzanne Tyler
District 05
PRAIRIE HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY
Laura Hathaway
District 06
NORTH NEWTON JR/SR HIGH
Donnie Watkins
District 07
GALVESTON ELEMENTARY
Christian Ashby
District 08
SOUTH SIDE HIGH
Christian Ashby
District 08
NEW HAVEN HIGH
Patricia Kennedy
District 09
SOUTH VIEW ELEMENTARY
John Comer
District 10
SEEGER MEMORIAL JR SR HIGH
John Comer
District 10
SEEGER MEMORIAL JR SR HIGH
Sabra Gage
District 11
WESTLANE MIDDLE SCH
Brian Lyday
District 12
TOWNE MEADOW ELEMENTARY
Benjamin Yoder
District 12
FALL CREEK JR HIGH
Debra Marcum
District 12
NOBLESVILLE HIGH
Bradley Ream
District 13
CENTERVILLE SR HIGH
Tiauna Washington
District 13
HIBBERD BUILDING - EARLY COLLEGE ACADEMY
Jennifer Laughlin
District 14
CARDINAL ELEMENTARY
Rhondalyn Cornett
District 15
Cathy Smith
District 16
FRANKLIN CENTRAL HIGH
Teresa Collier
District 16
WALDRON ELEM
Joni Weeks
District 17
CARLISLE ELEMENTARY
Deana Stickels
District 18
MCCORMICKS CREEK ELEMENTARY
Amy London
District 19
COLUMBUS NORTH HIGH
Julie Eaden
District 20
EVANS ELEMENTARY
Daniel Haskell
District 21
NORTH HARRISON MIDDLE
Tammy Byrer
District 22
NORTH DAVIESS ELEMENTARY
John Mclaughlin
District 23
ADM OFFICE
Ronald Calabro
District 23
PARKVIEW MIDDLE
Pamela Moreland-Haviland
District 23
RIVERSIDE ELEMENTARY
Dustin Bailey
Higher Education
Nathan Schnellenberger
Retired
Lyndsy Eslinger
Student
Sherelle Smith
Minority At Large
STEP AHEAD ACADEMY (112)
Carolyn Yates
Minority At Large
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