MinneTESOL Leadership and Conference Historical Record

by bryank

 

Year Outgoing president Fall Conference
Location
Keynote Speakers HBA Award
Winner(s)
Journal Editors Other info
2017 Sam DiVita Doubletree by Hilton, Bloomington
2016 Amy Hewett- Olatunde Doubletree, by Hilton, Bloomington Shegitu Kebede Permann, Diane Staehr-Fenner Susan Ranney, Karla Stone Anne Dahlman, Kim Johnson
2015 Michelle Benegas Doubletree by Hilton, Bloomington Andrea DeCapua, Steven Krashen Lynne Ackerberg Anne Dahlman, Kim Johnson
2014 Jill Watson Doubletree by Hilton, Bloomington Jeff Zwiers, Elaine Tarone Jackie Smith Anne Dahlman, Kim Johnson Merger with MDE into MELEd Conference. 
2013 Susan Ranney Doubletree by Hilton, Bloomington  John Segota Patsy Egan Vinogradov,  Ann Mabbott Anne Dahlman, Kim Johnson St Paul hosted a TESOL academy in June 2013
2012 Patricia Hoffman  Univ. Hotel, U of M  Walt Wolfram Rosemary Sharkey Anne Dahlman, Kim Johnson
2011 Anne Dahlman Univ. Hotel, U of M Mary Lou McCloskey Deirdre Kramer,
Bonnie Sweirzbin,
Debbie Hadas
Mike Anderson, Bonnie Swierzbin Began on-line membership
2010 Astrid Liden Northland Inn Jeff Zwiers Ellen Lewin Mike Anderson, Bonnie Swierzbin
2009 Laura Funke Northland Inn Elaine Tarone, Martha Bigelow,
Kit Hansen
Eric Nelson Mike Anderson, Bonnie Swierzbin Resource Center closes
2008 Rosemary Sharkey Univ. Of St. Thomas Mary Ellen Vogt Colleen Myers Mike Anderson, Bonnie Swierzbin Began  pre- conference
workshops
2007 Andrea Poulos Univ. Of St. Thomas Bill Johnston Jenise Rowecamp
Betsy Parrish
Mike Anderson, Bonnie Swierzbin Began on-line conf. registration
2006 Nima Salehi MCTC Jo Ann Aebersold Diane Pecoraro Don Hones, Kristie Kline Liu,
Nima Salehi, Margarite Parks
2005 Paul Magnuson MCTC David and Yvonne Freeman Robin Murie Don Hones, Kristie Kline Liu,
Nima Salehi
Executive Assistant office created
2004 Lorilee Andreini MCTC Lorraine Valdez Pierce Mike Anderson Kristie Kline Liu, Nima Salehi,
Susan Huss Lederman
2003 Denise Harlos MCTC Betsy Parrish and Diane Pecoraro Adele Hansen Don Hones, Kristie Kline Liu,
Nima Salehi
2002 Leigh Schleicher Thunderbird
Hotel* (MW Regional)
Bill Holm,
Marguerite Ann Snow,
Linda Harklau
Nina Mosser Don Hones, Susan Gillette,
Randy Gwin
Hosted MW Regional Conf. (Adele Hansen, Joyce Biagini, Chair)
2001 Dawn Reilly MCTC Frank Sharry Don Hones, Susan Gillette,
Patricia Eliason
June 2001 workshop, Rebecca Oxford
2000 Karla Stone Hamline Univ. Else Hamayan, Elaine Tarone, Dee Tedick Don Hones, Susan Gillette,
Patricia Eliason
1999 Adele Hansen Hamline Univ. Tina Edstam,
Jean McConochie
Suellen Rundquist,
Don Hones
Website created
1998 Pat Eliason Hamline Univ. Ruth Spack, Andrew Cohan Thomas Upton,
Suellen Rundquist
1997 Judith Strohl Hamline Univ. Sandra Hagman Lisa Boehlke Robin Murie, Thomas Upton,
Suellen Rundquist
Friday afternoon workshop with Sandra Hagman
1996 Lisa Boehlke Hamline Univ. Helen Jorstad, Kathryn Heinze 1995-96
(one year)
Robin Murie, Adele Hansen,
Thomas Upton
MinneWI- TESOL Journal  collaboration
1995 Carole Evenrude Hamline Univ. Susan Griffin Berely Enns Jon Neumann Friday afternoon workshop
1994 Wendy Weimer Hamline univ. Susan Gillette Eric Nelson Linda Mrowicki Adele Hansen, Robin Murie
1993 Thomas Upton Hamline Univ. Jeanne Blake,
Robin Scarcella
Adele Hansen, Diane Tedick Spring: Jaime Meyer Sue Thao Ayia Thao
1992 Janet Dixon Hamline Diane Tedick,
Carolyn Graham,
Pat Rigg (Spr.)
Diane Tedick, Adele Hansen Official Name Change:  MinneTESOL
1991 Yolanda Dewar Diane Tedick, Adele Hansen
1990 Bruce Downing St. Paul Hotel*
(MW Regional)
Jim Cummins Jodi Crandall,
Jim Cummins
Helen Jorstad, Thomas Upton Hosted 7th MW Regional Conf. (Tina Edstam Chair)
1989 Karen Dudley Hamline Univ. Irene Kaplan
Adele Hansen
1987-89
(one issue)
Helen Jorstad, Thomas Upton,
Kim Brown
Hamline Univ. Agrees to manage the Resource Center
1988 Audrae Coury Hamline Univ. Spring Conf held in conjunction with The Center for Refugee Ethnography
1987 Mildred Sprunck
(deceased, 2011)
Linda Crawford Lange Incorporated as MinneTESOL
1986 Kathryn Heinze Hanges Eric Nelson
1985 Kim Brown Eric Nelson
1984 Mark Landa Eric Nelson
1983 Mary Jane Lipinski Mark Landa Hosted 3rd MW Regional Conference, Joyce Biagini, Chair
1982 Lynn Massey Oehler Regency Hotel, Mpls. Mark Landa Began word-processing publications
1981 Joyce Biagini Leamington Hotel, Mpls. John Fanselow Mark Landa Journal First
Published
1980 Jan Smith Macalester College Incorporated as Minnesota Teachers of English to Speakers of other Languages
1979 Deirdre Kramer Macalester College
1978 Kathleen Jacobson Macalester College Resource Center established at
1977 Kathleen Jacobson Macalester College Newsletter begins publication

 

In October, 1976, Kathleen Jacobson, Joyce Miller Biagini and Wendy Weimer called the first MinneTESOL Affiliate organizing meeting. On Dec. 7, 1976, the proposed constitution of the Minnesota Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages was approved and the first officers were elected:

 

President: Kathleen Jacobson

First Vice President: Deirdre Bird Kramer

Second Vice President: Jan Smith

Secretary-Treasurer: Mary Gibbons

Members at Large:  Pat Rogosheske, Ellen Doege Comer, Dick Teachout. Joyce Miller Biagini, Mary Jane Lipinski, and Mark Landa

 

 

 

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