TASP officers (executive board) include president, immediate past-president, president-elect, secretary, treasurer, and regional representatives. All officers serve 2 year terms and are elected in alternate years.
President: Pam Haggard
Pam Haggard received her B.A. in Psychology and Sociology from Carson-Newman College and her Ed.S. in School Psychology at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville. Currently she is in her fifteenth year as the School Psychologist for the Alcoa City School system. Prior to that, she served as the School Psychologist for the Sweetwater City School system for eleven years, five of which she was also the special education supervisor. Pam has held a variety of positions on the TASP Board over the years, including two previous terms as president, two terms as Tennessee’s NASP delegate, TASP secretary, TASP treasurer, and the East TN regional representative.
In addition to her professional responsibilities, Pam is the proud head coach of the Alcoa High School boys and girls cross country teams and also the boys and girls track teams. She is also an officer for the board of the Knoxville Track Club. In her spare time Pam enjoys running, reading, and spending time with her family.
Past-President: Taylor Biondi
Taylor Biondi is the TASP past President. She has been a school psychologist for 8 years and is currently living and working in Nashville, TN. Taylor is passionate about MTSS, behavioral supports, and advocating for more mental health services in schools. In her free time, she enjoys studying Spanish, traveling, and hiking with her dog, Owen.
President Elect: VACANT
Secretary: Morgan Reavis
Morgan Reavis is a second-year school psychologist at Metro Nashville Public Schools. She earned her M.A. and Ed.S from Middle Tennessee State University in 2021. Previously, Morgan was a student representative for TASP and is currently a member of the Convention Committee. She is a blue belt in Brazilian jiu jitsu and enjoys spending time with friends, family, and her dog Jack.
Treasurer: Erica Roberts
Erica Roberts graduated fromThe University of Tennessee Knoxville with her Bachelor Degree in Psychology and with her Education Specialist Degree in School Psychology. After working for a few years in East Tennessee, she moved to Nashville and has worked in the Metro Nashville Public Schools as a school psychologist for more than 20 years. She is currently in a Lead School Psychologist position in MNPS. Erica has served TASP in the roles of Regional Representative and Convention Chairperson in the past. She is currently serving as the Treasurer and Awards Chairperson. Erica has been married (to a school psychologist!) for over 20 years. They have a daughter and two sons. Erica and her family enjoy traveling, watching movies, family game nights, and finding ways to make each other laugh.
*If you are interested in being more involved with TASP and would like information on participating as a regional representative, please send an e-mail to email@example.com. We welcome your interest and want all regions to be well-supported and well-represented.
TASP Committee Chairs
Awards: Erica Roberts
Ethics & Professional Standards: Mark Sigler
Fiscal Affairs: Erica Roberts
Historian: Amy Duesterhaus
Government and Professional Relations: KrisAnn Christian
& Corey Bartley
Mental Health Collaboration - Patrice Grant
NASP Delegate: Sarah McMillan
Newsletter Editors: Stacy Hagar & Rachel Gustafson
Nominations and Elections: Taylor Biondi
Professional Development: Victoria VanMaaren
State Department of Education: April Ebbinger
Student Representative: Crystal Silivay
TEA Liaison: OPEN
TDOE: April Ebbinger
University Trainers: Merilee McCurdy & Monica Wallace
Webmaster: Carly Chwat