Center for the Advancement of Reading

Council of Faculty Representatives


The CAR Council of Faculty Representatives consists of one literacy faculty member from CalState Teach and each of the 22 CSU campuses that prepares teachers and reading specialists. The representatives serve as liaisons to their campuses and assist in carrying out the mission of the center.


Barbara Bartholomew CSU Bakersfield
Manuel Correia CSU Channel Islands
Deborah Summers CSU Chico
Lisa Hutton CSU Dominguez Hills
Valerie Helgren-Lempesis CSU East Bay
Imelda Basurto CSU Fresno
Ruth Yopp-Edwards CSU Fullerton
Lyn Scott  Humboldt State University
Paul Boyd-Batstone CSU Long Beach
Joan Fingon CSU Los Angeles
Irene Nares-Guzicki CSU Monterey Bay
Sally Spencer CSU Northridge
Jann Pataray-Ching Cal Poly Pomona
Marcy Merrill CSU Sacramento
Kathryn Howard CSU San Bernardino
Marva Cappello  San Diego State University
Marguerite Conrad San Francisco State University
Katya Karathanos San Jose State University
Tanya Renee Flushman Cal Poly San Luis Obispo
Elizabeth Garza CSU San Marcos
MaryAnn Nickel Sonoma State University
Susan Neufeld CSU Stanislaus
Rebecca Chirchick CalState Teach