NDLF Advisory Committee 2018

The NDLF Advisory Committee meets periodically around key conferences to focus on national policy issues, how best to advocate for dual language education and its students, and how to conduct research and disseminate findings for a variety of stakeholders (including policy makers, researchers, legislators, educators (administrators and teachers), and parents.

NDLF Advisory Committee 2018

M. Beatriz Arias, Senior Research Scientist, Center for Applied Linguistics, Director

Joel Gómez, Center for Applied Linguistics, Chair

Organizational Representatives

Rosa G. Molina, Executive Director, Association of Two-Way and Dual Language Education (ATDLE)
David G. Nieto, Executive Director, BUENO Center for Multicultural Education
Jan Gustafson Corea, Chief Executive Officer, California Association for Bilingual Education (CABE)
Tara Fortune, Immersion Program Director, The Center for Advanced Research on Language Acquisition (CARLA)
Lisa Tabaku, Director, Global Language and Culture, Center for Applied Linguistics
David Rogers, Executive Director, Dual Language Education of New Mexico (DLeNM)
Robert Slater, National Dual Language Immersion Research Alliance
John Hilliard, President and Co-Founder, Paridad
Arturo Castillón, National Sales Director, Santillana USA
Ester De Jong, Professor, University of Florida
Mariana Castro, Director of Standards, WIDA

Individual Members
Cristina Alfaro, Chair, Dual Language and English Learner Education, San   Diego State University and CABE Institutions of Higher Education
Donna Christian, Senior Fellow, Center for Applied Linguistics
Eugene García, Professor Emeritus, Arizona State University
Fred Genesee, Professor Emeritus, McGill University
Elizabeth Howard, Associate Professor, University of Connecticut
Kathryn Lindholm-Leary, Professor Emeritus, San Jose State University
Kim Potowski, Associate Professor, University of Illinois at Chicago