Education Board

AACE’s Education Board is responsible for approving the Association’s educational standards, and approving disbursement of AACE funds for education. The Education Board is responsible for planning, facilitating the development of, promoting, and monitoring Association educational programs, including the development of educational materials. These programs encompass formal education, continuing education, research and development, and educational funding support for items like scholarships. It is comprised of a Chair, a minimum of six voting members, and a Headquarters staff contact as appointed by the Executive Director.

2018 - 2019 Education Board

Marina Sominsky, PSP

Vice Chair:
Julianne Richards, PSP
Vice President - Education Board:
Pete Griesmyer


Dr. Nakisa Alborz

Michael Bensussen

B. Steven Feng, II

Andrea Georgopolous, EVP

Bryan Payne, PE CCP CFCC

Contributing Members:

Nelson E. Bonilla, CCP FAACE

Clive D. Francis, CCP FAACE Hon. Life

Kenneth W. Larison

Thomas L. Long

Neil D. Opfer, CCP CEP PSP

Stephen O. Revay, CCP CFCC FAACE

Debbie Richards, CCT PSP

Brian Wilcox

AACE Headquarters Liaison:
Teri Jefferson, CMP
+1 (304) 296-8444 x. 1120

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