APAEP Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project

Advisory Council

The APAEP Advisory Council is comprised of individuals who have experience working with the arts and humanities and outreach in higher education and outreach activities in Alabama, as well as those who work with or have special interest in working with imprisoned populations. APAEP has invited individuals who have a strong investment in the long-term success of the Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project.

Advisory Council members include:

Katrina Akande
Assistant Professor and Extension Specialist
Department of Human Development and Family Studies
College of Human Sciences
Auburn University

Denise Baker
Department Head, Library Systems
Auburn University Libraries

Barb Bondy
MFA, Professor and APAEP teaching alum
Department of Art and Art History
College of Liberal Arts
Auburn University

Wendy Cash
Director of Engagement
Harbert College of Business
Auburn University

Douglas Goodwin
Associate Professor
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
College of Sciences and Mathematics
Auburn University

Beth Guertal
Crop, Soil and Environmental Sciences
College of Agriculture
Auburn University

Keith Hebert
Assistant Professor
Department of History and Public History Program
College of Liberal Arts
Auburn University

Garry Morgan
Special Assistant for Inclusion and Diversity Education
Office for Inclusion and Diversity
Auburn University

Ruthie Spiers
Director of University Advising
Exploratory Advising Center
Auburn University

Kyes Stevens
Founder and Director of the Alabama Prison Arts + Education Project
Auburn University

Chippewa Thomas
Associate Professor, Department of Special Education, Rehabilitation and Counseling, College of Education
Director of Faculty Engagement, Office of the Vice President for University Outreach
Auburn University

Ken Thomas
Associate Director for Student Affairs, Honors College
Honors Lecturer, Department of Biosystems Engineering, College of Agriculture
Auburn University

Maria Martinez Witte
Professor, Adult Education
College of Education
Auburn University