TASFAA's Committees and Task Forces

TASFAA is an all-volunteer organization. In addition to the Board of Directors, the leadership of the organization is made up of five (5) standing committeesAd-hoc committees, and Task Forces. Any individual linked to an active TASFAA member organization can volunteer to serve on the Committees or Task Forces.  A call for volunteers occurs each fall around the time of the Annual Conference, however individuals wishing to volunteer can offer their time and talents at any time.

Standing Committees




Vice Chair(s)

Fall Conference

Dawn Coleman-Glenn - Texas A&M

Zarita Barton - Lone Star College

 JoEllen Price - Houston CC


Dede Gonzalez - Texas State University

Monica Smart - Hardin Simmons University

Denise Welch - Panola College

D Ingram - UT Southwestern

 Taryn Anderson - Baylor
Nominations & Elections Jason Edens - Austin Community College  Harold Whitis - Alamo Colleges

Deana Holder - Texas A&M

Sarah Gordon - Texas A&M

 Andreina Villareal - San Jacinto College


Ad-Hoc Committees




Vice Chair(s)

Awards & Scholarship

Molly Garrett - Tyler Junior College

Governance & Compliance

Rebecca Bradley - Texas State University

Early Awareness

Jerica Douglas - Texas A&M

Chandra Gonzalez - South TX Coll. of Law
Diversity and Inclusion

Michelle Toney- UT Arlington

 Cecelia Jones - Jarvis Christian College
Legislative Issues

Chris Murr - Texas State

 D Ingram - UT Southwestern
NASFAA Credentialing Lawana Haynes - San Jacinto College  Robert Fishkind - Texas A&M
Regional Training

Chandra Gonzalez - South Texas College of Law

Shannon Crossland - Frank Phillips College
Site Selection Ed Kerestly - Angelo State  Nora Cargo - Texas A&M
Sponsor Relations Sergio Gonzalez - Sallie Mae  Craig Poleman - SoFi
SWASFAA Relations Odell "Trey" Kelley - University of Texas at San Antonio
Web Services and Communications

Taryn Anderson - Baylor University 

 Kayla Lopez - Del Mar College


Task Forces

Task Force


General Charge

 Strategic Plan Task Force                                   Denise Welch                                          Propose TASFAA Strategic Plan to the Board