Advisory Council

The NECTFL Advisory Council is a governing body of NECTFL, composed of individuals representing themselves ($100 level) OR representing schools, districts, universities, associations or companies ($200 level) who pay a membership fee to participate in NECTFL activities and business by providing advice, leadership and support to the Board of Directors.

Membership benefits include:

  • Discounted conference registration and an invitation to the annual Advisory Council lunch meeting
    • Individual members receive $25 off registration fees.
    • Institutional members receive one complimentary conference registration.
  • The right to nominate and vote for candidates to the Board of Directors
  • The right to nominate candidates for NECTFL’s prestigious awards
  • The opportunity to help us provide leadership, advocacy, and professional development
  • The benefit of presenting up to ten (10) NECTFL Excellence in Language Study awards to your students.

Your commitment in joining us as Advisory Council members is the best way to help NECTFL realize its mission of providing leadership, advocacy, and professional development to all language educators.

Join the Advisory Council


NECTFL Advisory Council

Institutional Members

Individual Members

Glastonbury Public Schools, CT

Chestnut Hill College, PA

Wellesley Public Schools, MA


George Mason University, VA


MARACAS, Learning Kaleidoscope, NJ

Philly World Language Teacher Connect, PA


Wheelock College, Boston University

Greenfield Community College, MA

Queens College, SUNY, NY

Jericho Public Schools, NY

Idioma Education & Consulting, Inc

Winchester High School, MA


Marianapolis Preparatory School, CT



Modern Language Association

Brookline High School, MA

NYSAFLT: New York State Association for Language Teachers

Michael Cave, MA

Jose Ricardo, PA

Kathleen Stein Smith, NJ

Gisela Hoecherl-Alden, MA

Ana Alonso, VA

Claire-Louise Meng, NY

Kathy Fegely, PA

Cheryl Berman, NH

Vivian Selenikas, NY

Victoria Gilbert, NY

Svetlana Nuss, AK

Robert Daniel, PA

Joanne O’Toole, NY

Helene Zimmer-Loew, IL

Ann Marie Nacey, MD

Michael Bogdan, PA

Celia Liu, NJ

Madeline Turan, NY

Eileen Glisan, PA

Marissa Coulehan, NY

Leslie Grahn, MD

Linda Villadoniga, FL

Deb Espitia, FL

Jim Ventosa, MD

Francis Troyan, OH

Amina Shabani, NJ

Dick Kuettner, VA

Michael Mitchell, NY

Cathy Hollingsworth, CT

Tim Eagan, MA

Cheri Quinlan, DE

Kelley Webb, VA

Eileen Frankel, CT

Abigail Cleary, NY

Francoise Piron, NY

June Phillips, PA

José Díaz, NY

Bill Heller, NY

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