Committee Members

Eldred 'Jay' Bagley, Chair (Term ending after WM2020)
Mastbaum AVTS
12th and Norris Street
Philadelphia, PA United States 19122

Reed R. Prior, Vice Chair (Term ending after WM2020)
Hudson High School
69 Brigham St
Hudson, MA United States 01749

Bree K. Barnett Dreyfuss (Term ending after WM2022)
Amador Valley High School
1155 Santa Rita Road
Pleasanton, CA United States 94566
Phone: (925) 461-5208

Justine Boecker (Term ending after WM2022)
657 6th Ave NW
New Brighton, MN United States 55112

Kenric M. Davies (Term ending after WM2020)
Liberty High School
15250 Rolater
Frisco, TX United States 75035

Katya Denisova (Term ending after WM2022)
Baltimore City Public Schools
St 316, 200 E North Avenue
Baltimore, MD 21202

Jennifer L. Gimmell (Term ending after WM2021)
College Of DuPage
425 Fawell Blvd
Glen Ellyn, IL United States 60137-6599
Phone: (630) 969-6550

Daniel M. Crowe, Ex Officio
Loudoun Academy of Science
42075 Loudoun Academy Dr
Leesburg, VA United States 20175-4717
Phone: (571) 252-1980

Mark S. Hannum, Ex Officio
American Association of Physics Teachers
Office of the Executive Officer
One Physics Ellipse
College Park, MD United States 20740-3845
Phone: (301) 209-3311; Fax: (301) 209-0845

Past Chairs

Daniel M. Crowe, PhD (2017)

Marla Jane Glover (2018)

Charlene M. Rydgren (2019)



  1. Provide a common meeting ground and opportunities for communication for high school teachers of physics and astronomy.
  2. Seek ways in which the AAPT can be of assistance to high school teachers, providing a channel of communication between the high school teachers and the Executive Board, Executive Office, Council, and membership of AAPT.