CLDE Leaders
The following leaders are working together on the next-level CLDE strategy to make civic learning in postsecondary education an expectation for all students and to collaborate with K-12 civic and history learning reforms.


Lynn Pasquerella,
President, American Association of Colleges and Universities (AAC&U)
Robert E. Anderson,
President, State Higher Education Executive Officers (SHEEO)
Yolanda Watson Spiva,
President, Complete College America
Martha Kanter,
CEO, College Promise and Under Secretary, U.S. Department of Education (2009-2013); former Chancellor of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District
Ashley Finley,
Vice President for Research and Senior Advisor to the President, American Association of Colleges and Universities
Charles Ansell,
Vice Preidents for Research, Policy, and Advocacy, Complete College America
Tom Harnisch,
Vice President for Government Relations, State Higher Education Executive Officers Association
John Lane,
Vice President for Academic Affairs and Equity Initiatives, State Higher Education Executive Officers
Lenore Rodicio,
Senior Fellow, The Aspen Institute College Excellence Program, and former Executive Vice President and Provost, Miami Dade College
Carol Geary Schneider,
Senior Advisor, Civic Learning and Democracy Engagement, and President Emerita, AAC&U
David Paris,
Senior Advisor, Senior Advisor, Civic Learning and Democracy Engagement, and Professor of Government Emeritus, Hamilton College