Angie Whitaker, Executive Director, CAE
Angie Whitaker currently serves as the National Association of State Contractors Licensing Agencies (NASCLA) Executive Director. Angie has worked for the association since February 2003. During this time with the association she has had the opportunity to work firsthand with the NASCLA Executive Officers, Board of Directors, Committees, and Members.
NASCLA also publishes the NASCLA Contractors Guides to Business, Law and Project Management publications for over 30 state agencies for candidates that are studying for their contractor’s license along with other consumer awareness publications.
Angie graduated from Arizona State University with her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Communication from the Hugh Downs School of Human Communications in December 1999. Angie received her Master Certificate in Business Management from Tulane University Freeman School of Business and has received her Certified Association Executive (CAE) certification through the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE).
Angie is active with the Federation of Associations of Regulatory Boards (FARB) and is a FARB Board Member. Angie also is a member of the Arizona Society of Association Executives (AzSAE) where she has served in many leadership capacities as the former President, Past President, Vice President and Board of Director. Also, she is a member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE) and the Council on Licensure Enforcement & Regulation (CLEAR).
Linda Williams, Business Development Manager and Board/Committee
Linda Williams will serve as NASCLA's Business Development Manager and Board/Committee and will be joining the NASCLA Staff on January 8, 2019. Her primary responsibilities will be in business development pertaining to all aspects of the association including, but not limited to, membership, education, partnerships and strategic development. She will work closely with the NASCLA Executive Director on NASCLA Board of Directors and Committee Strategic Planning Initiatives and Goals to ensure success. Linda has 20 years of experience in business development, team management and strategic development. She is a graduate of Johnson & Wales University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Hotel & Restaurant Management. As an accomplished association General Manager and hospitality Sales/Management professional, she contributes creative new business development approaches, personalized member experiences and extensive event planning.
Jacquie Wilberscheid, Education Manager
Jacquie Wilberscheid currently serves as NASCLA's Education Manager. Jacquie joined the NASCLA Staff in April of 2013. Her primary responsibilities are to assist with the NASCLA Accredited Examination Program Committee, NASCLA Contractors Committee, and NASCLA Technology Committee while focusing on Special Association Projects. In May of 2007, Jacquie graduated from Adams State University in Alamosa, Colorado with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration Degree with an emphasis in Marketing. She also has a strong background in the Hospitality Industry, previously working as a Catering Coordinator at the Sheraton Grand Phoenix.
Catherine Peach, Publications & Education Coordinator
Catherine Peach currently serves as NASCLA's Publication & Education Coordinator. Catherine joined the NASCLA Staff in April of 2016. Her primary responsibility is maintaining the NASCLA National Examination Database by processing applications for the NASCLA Accredited Examination Program for Commercial General Building Contractors and assisting candidates with their NASCLA exam transcripts. Catherine also works with state agencies on updates to their NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management publications for various contractor licensing examinations. Catherine works closely with NASCLA's Executive Director, Education Manager, and Program Coordinator to carry out association projects. In December of 2015, Catherine graduated from the University of Arizona with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Global Studies and a focus in Culture, Literature, Film and the Arts.
Kortney Jones, Program Coordinator
Kortney Jones currently serves as NASCLA’s Program Coordinator. Kortney joined the NASCLA Staff in November 2018. Her primary responsibility is to plan, execute and participate in NASCLA meetings and conferences. Kortney also works closely with NASCLA's Executive Director to carry out association projects. Kortney graduated from Northern Arizona University in 2017 with a Bachelors of Arts in Communication Studies and an emphasis in Organizational and International Communication. She has a strong background in Nonprofit previously working as the Program Assistant and Volunteer Coordinator for Future for KIDS.
Hannah Mount, Administrative Office Coordinator
Hannah Mount currently serves as NASCLA’s Administrative Office Coordinator. Hannah joined the NASCLA Staff in October of 2018. Her primary responsibility is to provide knowledge on various NASCLA programs and NASCLA Contractors Guide to Business, Law and Project Management publications to state contractor licensing candidates. Hannah also processes and ships all NASCLA bookstore and purchase orders out of the NASCLA Warehouse and maintains day-to-day office duties. Hannah works closely with NASCLA's Executive Director, Education Manager, Publication & Education Coordinator, and Program Coordinator to carry out association projects. In April of 2017, Hannah graduated from Grand Canyon University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Marketing.
Susan Hornbostel, Bookkeeper
Susan Hornbostel currently serves as NASCLA’s Bookkeeper. Susan joined the NASCLA Staff in October 2017. Her primary responsibilities are to maintain the day-to-day accounting and associated financials for the organization. Susan graduated from the University of Illinois with a BS in Finance and a BS in Accounting and received her Master of Business Administration (MBA) in Healthcare Management from the University of Phoenix. Ms. Hornbostel is also a Certified Public Accountant licensed in Arizona.