Meet the Public Policy Staff
Noelle Ellerson Ng - Associate Executive
Director, Policy & Advocacy
Noelle Ellerson Ng joined the AASA Public Policy staff in 2007
as a policy analyst. In that time, she has focused on leveraging the voice of
school administrators in all aspects of federal education policy though member
networks, outreach, policy analysis and involvement in the legislative process.
Her work involves research and analysis supporting AASA’s advocacy work for
public education as well as representing AASA advocacy priorities on Capitol
Hill. Ellerson handles AASA’s survey and data programs and maintains AASA’s
advocacy network and social media, including AASA’s advocacy blog and twitter.
She regularly speaks on federal education policy to school leaders across the
Sasha Pudelski- Assistant Director, Policy
Sasha Pudelski joined the AASA Public Policy staff in 2010.
As part of the advocacy team, she helps represent AASA's advocacy priorities on
Capitol Hill, including IDEA, ELL, CTE, Rural, and Medicaid.
Leslie Finnan - Policy Analyst
Leslie Finnan joined the AASA Public Policy staff in 2013.
She provides policy analysis and research for the advocacy team.