CPDD Board Members


Kerri Poppler James, Chair (2022–2024)
Director, Academic and Student Affairs

A. James Clark School of Engineering
Department of Mechanical Engineering
University of Maryland
2178 Glenn L. Martin Hall
Phone: 301-405-8601
Octavio Heredia, Chair – Elect (2022 – 2024)
Director for Global Outreach & Extended Education 

Ira A. Fulton Schools of Engineering
Arizona State University
PO Box 872805; Tempe AZ
Phone: 480-965-9273

Dr. James “Keith” Plemmons
Past-Chair (2022-2024)
Director, Innovative Technologies and Services

Julayne Moser, Secretary (2022–2024)
Director of Academic Affairs

Purdue Online – College of Engineering, Purdue University
WANG 2500, 516 Northwestern Ave.
W Lafayette, IN 47906
Phone: (765) 494-0213
Dr. Linda Krute, Treasurer (2021-2023)
Director of Distance Education Programs

College of Engineering–Engineering Online
North Carolina State University
256 Page Hall
Box 7547, Raleigh, NC 27695-7547
Toll-Free Phone: 877.254.0058
Local Phone: 919.515.5440


Charles (Chuck) E. Baukal, Jr., Ph.D., Ed.D., P.E.

Director (2022- 2025)baukal
John Zink Co. LLC
John Zink Institute
11920 E. Apache
Tulsa, OK  74116
Phone:  (918) 234-2854

Matthew Carver, Director (2021–2024)
Course Delivery Operations Manager

Iowa State University
Engineering-LAS Online Learning
1328 Howe Hall
537 Bissell Rd
Ames, IA 50011
Phone: 515-294-4907
Lynda M. Coulson, Director (2022-2025)
Program Manager

Rolls-Royce Corporation
2001 South Tibbs Avenue
Mail Speed Code T-3
Indianapolis, IN 46241
Phone: (317) 230-5903
Mark Schuver, Director (2020-2023)
Director of Professional Education

mark_schuverCenter for Professional Studies in Technology & Applied Research
Purdue University, ENAD 108
400 Centennial Mall Drive
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2016
Phone: 765-496-2094
Dr. Mitchell L. Springer, Director (2020-2023)
Executive Director

Purdue, College of Technology
Seng Liang Wang Hall, Suite 2500
516 Northwestern Avenue
West Lafayette, IN 47906
Office: 765-496-2983
Cell: 260-403-6130
Candace House Teixeira, Director (2021-2024)
Associate Dean, Corporate Engagement & Programs

Candace House TeixeiraAdmission and Student Engagement
USC Viterbi School of Engineering
University of Southern California
3650 McClintock Ave., OHE #106
Los Angeles, CA 90089
Phone: 213-821-4172