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ELA/ELD CFCC Approved Applicants

Applicants appointed by the State Board of Education 1 to the English Language Arts/English Language Development (ELA/ELD) Curriculum Framework and Evaluation Criteria Committee (CFCC).

1The SBE officially appointed the CFCC members at its November 7-8, 2012, meeting.

Name Employer Position

Shervaughnna Anderson-Demiraz

University of California Los Angeles

Director of Reading Programs

Krista Aziz

Sweetwater Union High School District

Education Specialist

Robert Calfee

Stanford University, School of Education

Professor Emeritus, On Recall

Silvia Dorta-Duque De Reyes

San Diego County Office of Education


Alexandra Fletcher

Mayfair High School, Bellflower Unified School District

English Teacher, Department Chair

Martha Hernandez

Ventura County Office of Education

Director, Curriculum and Instruction

Jeanne Jelnick

Irvine Unified School District


Donna Jordan

San Bernardino City Unified School District


Deborah Keys



Margaret Lozano

Los Angeles Unified School District


Shannon Maveety

Rocklin Unified School District

Teacher, Department Chair

Janice Orton

California School for the Deaf, Fremont

Middle School Literacy Teacher Specialist

Kathy Pedroza

Jurupa Unified School District

Dual Language Kindergarten Teacher

Paul Pinza

Campbell Union High School District

English teacher & ELD Chair

Madhumita (Mita) Ponce

Los Angeles Unified School District


Carla Quinonez

Dinuba Unified School District

Sixth Grade Teacher

Michael Smith

West Ranch High School, William S. Hart High School District

English Teacher

Charlene Stringham

Tulare County Office of Education

Student Support & Academic Services Administrator

Rebecca “Becky” Sullivan

Sacramento County Office of Education

Director, Professional Development ELA

Deborah Thomas

Fruitvale School District

Fourth Grade Teacher

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