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Commissioner of Education’s Task Force on Holocaust Education


Michael Igel
Johnson, Pope, Bokor, Ruppel & Burns, LLP
Board President
The Florida Holocaust Museum
Cherie Arnette
Social Studies Specialist
Escambia County School District
Maureen Carter
Retired Educator
The School District of Palm Beach County

Patrick Coggins
Professor of Multicultural Education
Stetson University
Pete Cowdrey
Retired Educator
Museum of Florida History
Leon County Schools
Monte Finkelstein
Professor of History
Tallahassee Community College

Yael Hershfield
Deputy Regional Director
Anti Defamation League
Rebecca Jefferson
University of Florida Isser and Rae Price Library of Judaica

Mary McCullagh
History and Government Educator
Christopher Columbus High School
Eileen Shapiro
Retired Educator
The School District of Palm Beach County

Ursula Szczepinska
Director of Education and Research
The Florida Holocaust Museum
Dirk Wendtorf
Professor of Humanities
Florida State College at Jacksonville
Jenni Frumer
Director, Strategic Initiatives
NOW for Holocaust Survivors
Next Generations