Educational Programming


The Education and Programming Committee plans the annual SOA spring conference and professional development workshops. Activities include choosing a conference theme, solicitation and selection of session presenters, selection of plenary speaker, publication and distribution of conference announcements, collecting conference evaluations, and planning professional development workshops of interest to members.

Contact the Committee Cochairs, Stacey Lavender or Collette McDonough.

Cochair – Stacey Lavender, Ohio University
Cochair – Collette McDonough, Kettering Foundation
Council Liaison – Janet Carleton, Ohio University

Sarah Aisenbrey, The Dawes Arboretum
Karmen Beecroft, Ohio University
Shelley Blundell, Youngstown State University
Janet Carleton, Ohio University (Council Liaison)
Sherri Goudy, Logan County History Center, Ohio History Service Corps
Kayla Harris, University of Dayton
Betsy Hedler (SOA/OHC Liaison), Ohio History Connection
Stacey Lavender, Ohio University (Cochair)
Collette McDonough, Kettering Foundation (Cochair)
Jim McKinnon, National Archives & Records Administration
William Modrow, Miami University
Cate Putirskis, The Ohio State University