Meet the NC3 Team

We are NC3

We are a growing team of professionals dedicated to the advancement of career and technical education. We are the evangelists, coaches and advocates for our national network of educational and industry leaders.

NC3 Executive Team

Roger Tadajewski

Executive Director

Our industry partners, schools, and NC3 team are changing the future of career and technical education.

Dan Ramirez

Associate Director

We have an amazing team dedicated and passionate about our partners, our schools and education.

NC3 Operations Staff

Alex Brookhouse


Ask Me About:
Curriculum development and Master Instructor development

Hannah Peltier

Membership & Executive
Project Manager

Ask Me About:
NC3 membership, Annual Leadership Summit, NC3 marketing and website, and IC3 Certifications

Jeff Nielsen

Marketing Director
& Program Manager, 3M

Ask Me About:
NC3 Marketing Initiatives and Communication, Branding, NC3 Website, NC3 Membership, and 3M Certifications

Nick Gill

Digital Infrastructure
& Asset Manager

Ask Me About:
NC3 certifications, Train-the-Trainer events, access and implementation

Erika Staackmann

Customer Success Coordinator

Ask Me About:
All NC3 Certifications, Train-the-Trainer Events,, and Curriculum Development

Haley Lechner

Training & Events

Ask Me About:
Train-the-Trainer events

Zuri Vazquez

Event Coordinator & Program Manager

Ask Me About:
Train-the-Trainer events, and STEM certifications including Dremel, Tormach, and Palmer Hamilton Certifications

Ashley Adams

Events & Operations Associate

Ask Me About:
NC3 Membership events such as National Signing Day and the NC3 Leadership Summit

Joanie Brookhouse


Ask Me About:
Event invoicing, payments, membership invoicing

John Lee

Curriculum Coordinator

Craig Foucht

Curriculum Coordinator

NC3 Program Managers

Lisa Marshall

Project Manager,
Festo Didactic

Ask Me About:
Festo Didactic Certifications

Michael McAlice

Program Manager,

Ask Me About:
National CTE Letter of Intent Signing Day and Trane Residential and Commerical Certifications

Bill Finn

Program Manager,
Greenlee & Kubota

Ask Me About:
Greenlee Certifications and the Kubota TECH Program

Frank van den Berge

Program Manager,

Ask Me About:
Snap-on Certifications, Starrett Certifications, and DMC Certifications

Pauline Foks

Program Manager,
Lincoln Electric

Ask Me About:
The Lincoln Electric LEEPs Program or the LEEPStart Program

Kamahl Shehadeh

Program Manager,

Ask Me About:
The Swift Coding Program

Spencer Murray

Program Manager,
mikeroweWORKS Foundation

Ask Me About:
mikeroweWORKS Foundation Program