Past TALS Executive Board Members

We extend our appreciation for the dedication and service of the following former TALS Executive Board members who have shaped and defined leadership to the greater world language community.  Your past work has inspired and created the future.  

2021-2022

President: Annie Rivera (Lewisville ISD)

President-Elect: Marie Douglass (Round Rock ISD)

Secretary: Enid Sierra (Irving ISD)

Treasurer: Melissa Vargas (Fort Bend ISD)

Outreach Coordinator: Shay Carson (Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD)

Past-President: Marita Cleaver (McKinney ISD)

2018-2019

President:  Marita Cleaver (McKinney ISD)

President-Elect: Annie Rivera (Lewisville ISD)

Secretary: Cecilia Lara (Katy ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Oliver (Midland ISD)

Outreach Coordinator: Adriana Fletes (International Leadership of TX)

Past-President: Jennifer Klaus (Cypress-Fairbanks ISD)

2020-2021

President: Annie Rivera (Lewisville ISD)

President-Elect: Marie Douglass (Round Rock ISD)

Secretary: Enid Sierra (Irving ISD)

Treasurer: Melissa Vargas (Fort Bend ISD)

Outreach Coordinator: Veronica Law (Northwest ISD) & Shay Carson (Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD)

Past-President: Marita Cleaver (McKinney ISD)

2017-2018

President:  Jennifer Klaus (Cypress-Fairbanks ISD)

President-Elect: Marita Cleaver (McKinney ISD)

Secretary: Cecilia Lara (Katy ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Oliver (Midland ISD)

Outreach Coordinator: Adriana Fletes (International Leadership of TX)

2019-2020

President:  Marita Cleaver (McKinney ISD)

President-Elect: Annie Rivera (Lewisville ISD)

Secretary: Enid Sierra (Irving ISD)

Treasurer: Melissa Vargas (Fort Bend ISD)

Outreach Coordinator: Adriana Fletes (International Leadership of TX)

Past-President: Jennifer Klaus (Cypress-Fairbanks ISD)

2016-2017

President:  Jennifer Klaus (Cypress-Fairbanks ISD)

President-Elect: Marita Cleaver (McKinney ISD)

Secretary: Cecilia Lara (Katy ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Oliver (Midland ISD)

Outreach Coordinator: Adriana Fletes (International Leadership of TX)

2015-2016

President: Gretchen Holtsinger (Spring Branch ISD)

President-Elect: Jennifer Klaus (Cypress-Fairbanks ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Olliver (Midland ISD)

Past-President: Debbie Callihan-Dingle (North East ISD)

2012-2013

President:  Susan Wrenn (Lewisville ISD)

President-Elect: Debbie Callihan-Dingle (North East ISD)

Secretary: Connie Kunkel (Cypress-Fairbanks ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Oliver (Midland ISD)

2014-2015

President: Debbie Callihan-Dingle (North East ISD)

President-Elect: Gretchen Holtsinger (Spring Branch ISD)

Secretary: Barbara Hanna (Garland ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Oliver (Midland ISD)

2011-2012

President:  Susan Wrenn (Lewisville ISD)

President-Elect: Debbie Callihan-Dingle (North East ISD)

Secretary: Connie Kunkel (Cypress-Fairbanks ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Oliver (Midland ISD)

2013-2014

President: Debbie Callihan-Dingle (North East ISD)

President-Elect: Gretchen Holtsinger (Spring Branch ISD)

Secretary: Barbara Hanna (Garland ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Oliver (Midland ISD)

Past-President: Susan Wrenn (Lewisville ISD)

2010-2011

President: Susan Wrenn (Lewisville ISD)

President-Elect: Debbie Callihan-Dingle (North East ISD)

Secretary: Connie Kunkel (Cypress-Fairbanks ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Oliver (Midland ISD)

Past-President: Raquenel García (San Antonio ISD)

2009-2010

President: Raquenel García (San Antonio ISD)

President-Elect: Susan Wrenn (Lewisville ISD)

Secretary: Erin Mathews (Carrollton-Farmers Branch ISD); Connie Kunkel, 2009 (Cypress-Fairbanks ISD)

Treasurer: Debbie Oliver (Midland ISD)

Past-President: Cindy Miracle (Grand Prairie ISD)

2006-2007

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2008-2009

President: Cindy Miracle (Grand Prairie ISD)

President-Elect: Raquenel García (San Antonio ISD)

Secretary: Kathy Gilbert (Midwestern State University)

Treasurer: Alex Rangel (Midland ISD)

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2005-2006

President:  Greta Lundgaard (Plano ISD)

President-Elect: Cindy Miracle (Grand Prairie ISD)

Secretary: Doris Kays (Northeast ISD); Kathy Gilbert (Wichita Falls ISD)

Treasurer: Doris Kays (Northeast ISD); Alex Rangel (Midland ISD)

2007-2008

President: Cindy Miracle (Grand Prairie ISD)

President-Elect: Raquenel García (San Antonio ISD)

Secretary: Kathy Gilbert (Midwestern State University)

Treasurer: Alex Rangel (Midland ISD)

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2004-2005

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2003-2004

President: Marybeth Hughes (Mendland ISD)

President-Elect: Greta Lundgaard (Lewisville ISD)

Secretary/Treasurer: Doris Kays (Northeast ISD)

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2000-2001

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2002-2003

President: Beth Harris (Alief ISD)

President-Elect: Ray Maldonado, 2001 (Houston ISD); Marybeth Hughes, 2002  (Midland ISD)

Secretary/Treasurer: Doris Kays (Northeast ISD)

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1999-2000

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2001-2002

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1998-1999

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