Board of Trustees

The Center for Applied Linguistics is governed by a Board of Trustees elected to serve 3-year terms. The full board meets twice annually at CAL's headquarters in Washington, DC. 

Meet our Board

CAL is honored to have the following individuals serving on our Board of Trustees, a talented group of professionals dedicated to our mission of promoting access and equity for linguistically and culturally diverse people around the world.

Board of Trustees 2017

JoAnn Crandall, Chair
Professor Emerita
University of Maryland, Baltimore County

Guadalupe Valdés, Vice Chair
Stanford University

Gerry Bogatz
Marketing Works, Inc.

Eugene García
Professor Emeritus
Arizona State University

Fred Genesee
Professor Emeritus
McGill University

Joel Gómez
Center for Applied Linguistics

Linda Harklau
University of Georgia

Sandra Lee McKay
Professor Emerita
San Francisco State University

Marcyliena Morgan
Harvard University

Antonia Yetunde Folarin Schleicher
Indiana University - Bloomington

Naomi Silverman
Routledge Publishers

Yong Zhao
University of Kansas

Visit our Board of Trustees Honor Roll to learn more about the distinguished individuals who have served on CAL's board in years past.