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The Education Standards Advisory Committee (ESAC) reviews curriculum standards, course content requirements and instructor certification requirements for qualifying and continuing education courses, and makes recommendations to the Commission regarding these topics to ensure license holder education meets the highest educational standards.

To submit a comment to ESAC, please contact General Counsel.


Office Name Member Type Term Expires
Chair Bill Steddum, Jr. License Holder Member 2024
Vice-Chair Byron Underwood Educator 2025
Secretary Michael Crowley Educator 2024
Cindy Baas Educator 2025
Kara Bang License Holder Member 2024
Rita Blevins Public Member 2025
T. Carl Leatherman License Holder Member 2025
Kandi Luensmann License Holder Member 2024
Mandy Nichols License Holder Member 2025
Ruben Peña License Holder Member 2024
Barbara Russell Broker Member, Committee Liaison
Kassie Scott License Holder Member 2025
Kelea Youngblood Educator 2024