Board of Directors

 
With decades of combined educational, business and leadership experience, the Center for Civic Education’s Board of Directors guide and support the mission and vision of our organization to develop an enlightened and responsible citizenry committed to democratic principles and actively engaged in the practice of democracy in the United States and other countries. The Board ensures accountability, by setting the organization’s goals and ensuring its effective implementation. Together, the Board works with management to support and implement its programs, which include We the People: The Citizen and the Constitution, Project Citizen, and the Civitas International Programs.
Pauline Weaver
Pauline WeaverPresident
Pauline Weaver
Pauline WeaverPresident
Pauline Weaver has dedicated her professional career to the law and to legal and civic education. She currently serves as the secretary of the American Bar Association. Previously, she led ... [read more]

Prof. Jonathan D. Varat
Prof. Jonathan D. VaratVice President
Prof. Jonathan D. Varat
Prof. Jonathan D. VaratVice President
Jonathan Varat is a professor of law emeritus and dean emeritus of the University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law. At UCLA, Mr. Varat has taught Constitutional Law ... [read more]

Clara Slifkin
Clara SlifkinSecretary
Clara Slifkin
Clara SlifkinSecretary
Clara Slifkin has practiced criminal, civil, and administrative law in state, federal, and administrative courts in her four decades as an attorney in California ... [read more]

Henry L. Chambers, Jr.
Henry L. Chambers, Jr.Director
Henry L. Chambers, Jr.
Henry L. Chambers, Jr.Director
Professor Henry L. Chambers, Jr., is the Austin E. Owen Research Scholar and Professor of Law at the University of Richmond School of Law. Professor Chambers teaches and writes ... [read more]

Cheryl Cook-Kallio
Cheryl Cook-KallioDirector
Cheryl Cook-Kallio
Cheryl Cook-KallioDirector
Cheryl Cook-Kallio has a long history of public service and volunteerism. She has an M.A. in History with an emphasis on the United States Constitution ... [read more]

Benjamin Glickman
Benjamin GlickmanDirector
Benjamin Glickman
Benjamin GlickmanDirector
Benjamin Glickman currently serves as a supervising deputy attorney general and previously served as a deputy attorney general in the Government Law Section of the California Department ... [read more]

David Ladenburg
David LadenburgDirector
David Ladenburg
David LadenburgDirector
David Ladenburg serves as a municipal court judge in Tacoma, Washington, and has been active in the state We the People: The Citizen and ... [read more]

Mariam Memarsadeghi
Mariam MemarsadeghiDirector
Mariam Memarsadeghi
Mariam MemarsadeghiDirector
Mariam Memarsadeghi is a leading proponent for a democratic Iran. Her writing has appeared in the The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Newsweek, ... [read more]

Liza Prendergast
Liza PrendergastDirector
Liza Prendergast
Liza PrendergastDirector
Liza Prendergast is an advocate for civic education in the United States and for democracy promotion overseas. Currently, she is senior director for strategy and technical leadership at Democracy International ... [read more]

Carmen Ramírez
Carmen RamírezDirector
Carmen Ramírez
Carmen RamírezDirector
Carmen Ramírez is a public official in California and has dedicated her career in office to improving Oxnard and the region now and for future generations. She was elected ... [read more]

Dr. Vicki Ross-Norris
Dr. Vicki Ross-Norris Director
Dr. Vicki Ross-Norris
Dr. Vicki Ross-Norris Director
Dr. Vicki Ross-Norris is a retired college and university adjunct English and Acting professor and lecturer who taught at Fordham University ... [read more]

Dan Wong
Dan WongDirector
Dan Wong
Dan WongDirector
Dan Wong is a civic education advocate and a longtime supporter of mock trials and the Center for Civic Education's programs in Nevada, where he practiced law ... [read more]

Karen Milton
Karen MiltonDirector
Karen Milton
Karen MiltonDirector

Members Emeriti

Ruth M. Gadebusch
Dale Rogers Marshall
Leland R. Selna Jr.
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