Board of Trustees

The Center for Applied Linguistics is governed by a Board of Trustees elected to serve 3-year terms. The full board meets twice annually at CAL's headquarters in Washington, DC. 

Meet our Board

CAL is honored to have the following individuals serving on our Board of Trustees, a talented group of professionals dedicated to our mission of promoting access and equity for linguistically and culturally diverse people around the world.

Board of Trustees 2014


Front row (left to right): Ofelia Garcia, Antonia Yetunde 
Folarin Schleicher, Gerry Bogatz, Linda Harklau
Back row (left to right): Humphrey Tonkin, JoAnn Crandall, 
Terrence Wiley, David Beaulieu
Not Pictured: Fred Genesee, Sandra Lee McKay, Marcyliena Morgan, Guadalupe Valdés, Yong Zhao

Humphrey Tonkin, Chair
President Emeritus and
University Professor of the Humanities
University of Hartford

JoAnn Crandall, Vice Chair
Professor Emeritus
University of Maryland, Baltimore County

David Beaulieu
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee

Gerry Bogatz
Marketing Works, Inc.

Ofelia García
City University of New York

Fred Genesee
McGill University

Linda Harklau
University of Georgia

Sandra Lee McKay
Professor Emeritus
San Francisco State University

Marcyliena Morgan
Harvard University

Antonia Yetunde Folarin Schleicher
Indiana University - Bloomington

Guadalupe Valdés
Stanford University

Terrence Wiley
Center for Applied Linguistics

Yong Zhao
University of Oregon

Visit our Board of Trustees Honor Roll to learn more about the distinguished individuals who have served on CAL's board in years past.