Jayne Abrate, Ph.D., At-Large Member of Executive Committee, JNCL-NCLIS
Executive Director, American Association of Teachers of French (AATF)
Dr. Jayne Abrate has been Executive Director of the American Association of Teachers of French since 1997. She has a Ph.D. in French Literature from Purdue University and is the 2006 recipient of the ACTFL Nelson Brooks Award for the Teaching of Culture. She has published and presented widely on the culture of France and Quebec as well as teaching with technology and business French. She is an Officer in the Order of the French Academic Palms and a Chevalier in the French Order of Arts and Letters.