May 19, 2008 - 09:00 AM
Interim Charge:  Career and Technical Education (Invited Testimony)
Maldonado, Cesar  Citizen, Business (Director of NRS Engineering)  (Self),  Harlingen, TX
Stroud, John M  Executive Director Longview Econ. Dev. Corp  (Longview Mayors T.F. Workforce Readiness),  Longview, TX
Westbrook, Bob  Vice President  (Texas Restaurant Assn.),  Tyler, TX
Bonesteel, Susan  Principal Consultant  (Self),  Grapevine, TX
Bubb, Patricia G. (Pat)  Executive Director  (Tech Prep of the Rio Grande Valley Inc.),  Harlingen, TX
Butler, Richard V.  President and CEO  (Alamo Area Academies),  San Antonio, TX
Fallon, Gayle  Pres., Houston Federation of Teachers  (Gov's Competitiveness Council),  Hou, TX
Holcombe, Walter Lee  Dir. of Evaluation and Special Projects  (UT Dallas-Texas Schools Project),  Plano, TX
Hurley, Tom  President-Hurley Companies  (Lubbock Economic Development Alliance),  Lubbock, TX
Madsen, Gary  Director P-16 Initiatives  (Austin Community College),  Austin, TX
Painovich, Robin  Executive Director  (Career and Technology Association of Texas),  Austin, TX
Paredes, Raymund  Commissioner  (Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board),  Austin, TX
Patterson, Chris  K-16 Research and Policy Analyst/policy advisor  (Texas Institute for Education Reform and Texas Public Policy Foundation),  San Antonio, TX
Pauken, Tom  Chairman  (Texas Workforce Commission),  Austin, TX
Segura, Bill  Chancellor  (Texas State Technical College)
Stevenson, Kim  Vice Pres, Communications Media and Entertainment for EDS  (EDS),  Plano, TX
Thompson, Marty  Career and Technical Dir. and Dean, Advanced Tech. Complex  (Denton ISD (and Argyle, Aubrey, Pilot Point, Sanger, Krum, Ponder, Little Elm ISD)),  Lewisville, TX
Wheeler, Sue  Director, Postsecondary Services  (ACT),  Austin, TX
Interim Charge:  Career and Technical Education (Public Testimony)
Burnett, Barton  Engineering Inst Duncanville HS  (Self),  Alvarado, TX
Cantu, Rene  Instructor-Piping Trades/Plumbing  (Students of Texas),  Houston, TX
Eaton, Holly  Director of Professional Development and Advocacy  (TX Classroom Teachers Assoc.),  Austin, TX
Holcombe, Linda  Executive Director  (TIVA (TX Industrial Vocational Assoc)),  Austin, TX
Parson, Joe Dan  President  (APHCC (Plumbing Heating Cooling Contractors Assn.)),  Ft. Worth, TX
Quinten, Jim  President  (Automotive Parts and Services Association),  Austin, TX
Smith, Crystal  Business Owner  (Self),  Dallas, TX
Summers, Jeannie  Director, Career and Technical Education  (Nacodoches ISD),  Nacodoches, TX
Young, Gerald  Executive Director Agriculture Teachers Assn. of Texas  (VATAT and TCTC),  Austin, TX
Batchelor, Karen  State Director, CTE  (Texas Education Agency),  Austin, TX
Coleman, William M.  RPLS-Chair TSPS Education Skills USA Sub. Comm  (TX Society of Professional Surveyors),  Denton, TX
Glasgow, Anne  Exec Director  (Texas Society of Professional Surveyors),  Austin, TX
McAlister, Todd  Exec. Director-ACCA Texas  (ACCA-Texas),  Leander, TX
Merony, Mike  Public Affairs Manager  (Huntsman Corporation),  Austin, TX
Quinzi, Patty  Legislative Council  (Texas-AFT),  Austin, TX
Zubras, Simon  President-Zubras Electric Inc.  (IEC of Texas),  Dallas, TX
Registering, but not testifying:
Rivero, Hector  President  (Texas Chemical Council),  Austin, TX