Education Associates Leadership



Joy Straub 


Past President

Kevin Ogden 


SecretaryCharles Ikerd  
TreasurerDr. Laura Amstead 






Term Ending 2016                 



Josh Hill


Leanne Richardson


Tom Martin


Term Ending 2017               



Karen Vogt


Karen earned her Liberal Studies degree (B.A. '90) and teaching credential ('91) from PLNC. She continued her education at CSUSB (M.A. '99), earning a degree in Science Education and Instructional Technology. She spent 12 years teaching middle school math and science in Menifee and Temecula. She left the classroom for 7 years to become a TOSA and successfully wrote and managed several technology integration grants (EETT) for Temecula. She is currently back in the classroom teaching lower elementary (K-2).

Don Cotton

Tami Voshell



Gary Talbert



Term Ending 2018



Dan Lopez

 DrDanLopez-110x148.jpg Before becoming president of TurnAround Schools, Dr. Dan Lopez spent 14 years in public education. Decorated with administrator of the year awards in San Diego County, Dr. Lopez worked as the principal of Abraxas High School for four years. As former president of the California League of Middle Schools, Dr. Lopez is well recognized as an expert in the field of middle school reform. He blends his knowledge of education along with a degree in business to TurnAround Schools. Dr. Lopez (BA 92, MA 96) lives in Ramona, CA with his wife Michelle (BA 97) and their two sons Jake and Nate, where he currently serves as president of the Ramona Unified Governing Board.

Elizabeth Kruth


Jeff Fechner