Currently Elected Officers

The governing body for NCPEID is comprised of a 5-member Executive Committee and a 10-member Board of Directors. Included within this governing body are the president, immediate past president or president-elect, vice president, treasurer, secretary, four members at-large, historian, APENS chair, awards chair, research consortium chair, and two student representatives.

Executive Committee

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Dallas J. Jackson, PhD, CAPE

NCPEID President (2018-2020)

Associate Professor, Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania


 NCPEID Vice President

Andrea Taliaferro, PhD

NCPEID Vice President (2019-2021)

Associate Professor, West Virginia University



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Cindy Piletic, PhD, CAPE

NCPEID Treasurer (2018-2022)

Professor, Western Illinois University


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Ali Brian, PhD, CAPE

NCPEID Secretary (2018-2020)

Associate Professor, University of South Carolina


NCPEID President-Elect

Michelle Grenier, PhD, CAPE

NCPEID President-Elect (2019-2023)

Associate Professor, University of New Hampshire


Board of Directors

 NCPEID Member at Large

A. Josephine Blagrave, PhD

NCPEID Member at Large (2019-2021)

Assistant Professor, California State University, Chico


 NCPEID Member at Large

Melissa Bittner, PhD

NCPEID Member at Large (2019-2021)

Assistant Professor, California State University, Long Beach



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Erin Siebert, PhD, MPH

NCPEID Member at Large (2018-2020)

Assitant Professor, San Jose State University


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Garth Tymeson, PhD

NCPEID Member at Large (2018-2020)

Professor Emeritus, University of Wisconsin-La Crosse


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Amelia Chloe Simpson, MS

NCPEID Student Representative (2018-2020)

Oregon State University

 NCPEID Student Representative

Emily Gilbert, MS

NCPEID Student Representative (2019-2021)

University of South Carolina


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Timothy D. Davis, PhD, CAPE

NCPEID APENS Chair ( -2022)

Assoicate Professor, State University of New York Cortland



 NCPEID Research Chair

Ron Davis, PhD

NCPEID Research Consortium Chair (2019-2021)

Professor, Texas Woman's University


 NCPEID Historian

Andrew Colombo-Dougovito, PhD, CAPE

NCPEID Historian (2019-2021)

Assistant Professor, University of North Texas


NCPEID Legislative Chair


Suzanna Dillon, PhD, CAPE

NCPEID Legislative Chair (2018-2021)

Associate Professor, Texas Woman's University



NCPEID Awards Chair


Katie Stanton-Nichols, PhD

NCPEID Awards Chair (-2020)

Associate Professor, Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis



Past Presidents

Numerous prominent leaders in the academic disciplines of Adapted Physical Education/Activity and Therapeutic Recreation have served as president of the Consortium. Many of these past presidents are authors of the scholarly textbooks and significant research/demonstration projects that serve as the foundations for effective physical activity and recreation programming for individuals with disabilities.