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Meet the College Section Steering Committee

The College Section Steering Committee (CSSC) is elected each year to a four-year term.   The Chair and Assistant Chair are elected from within the CSSC to a two-year term. The chair also represents the interests of the college section membership by serving on the NCTE Executive Committee.


R. Joseph Rodriguez
The University of Texas, El Paso

Biographical Note

Photo Credit Gustav A Verhulsdonck

Clancy RatliffClancy Ratliff
Assistant Chair
University of Louisiana, Lafayette

Biographical Note


Bruce Horner
University of Louisville, Kentucky

Biographical Note

Asao Inoue

Asao B. Inoue
University of Washington, Tacoma

Biographical Note



 Mya Poe

Mya Poe
State College, PA

Biographical Note


Jacqueline RhodesJacqueline Rhodes
California State University, San Bernardino

Biographical Note


Isabel Baca
University of Texas at El Paso

Biographical Note


LuMing Mao
Miami University, Oxford, OH

 Biographical Note


Ex-Officio Members

Eva Payne, Chair, Two Year College Association
Chemeketa Community College




Kelly Ritter, Editor, College English
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign




Jeff Sommers, Editor, Teaching in the Two-Year College
West Chester University





Do you have a question for a member of the College Section Steering Committee? If so, please feel free to contact NCTE and your question will be answered as soon as possible.   

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