AP U.S. Government and Politics Development Committee

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2021-22 Development Committee Members

These dedicated educators play a critical role in the preparation of the Course and Exam Description and exam for AP United States Government and Politics.  They represent a diversity of knowledge and points of view in their fields and, as a group, are the authority when it comes to making subject-matter decisions in the exam-construction process. The AP development committees represent a unique collaboration between high school and college educators.

Committee Co-Chairs

Jeffrey Fine, Clemson University—Clemson, South Carolina

Jeffrey Isola, Archbishop Riordan High School—San Francisco, California

Committee Members

Joshua Kaplan, University of Notre Dame—Notre Dame, Indiana

Eric McDaniel, University of Texas at Austin—Austin, Texas

Abby Dupke, Hamilton High School—Chandler, Arizona

Jennifer Hitchcock, Thomas Jefferson High School for Science and Technology—Alexandria, Virginia

College Board Advisor

Lesley Battaglia, Williamsville South High School—Williamsville, New York

Chief Reader

Stella Rouse, University of Maryland, College Park—College Park, Maryland