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ATPE Executive Director Gary G. Godsey Announces Retirement

Association of Texas Professional Educators
Association of Texas Professional Educators

Date Posted: 3/08/2018

Gary G. Godsey, executive director of the Association of Texas Professional Educators (ATPE), has announced his retirement effective August 1, 2018.

Godsey is a lifelong nonprofit leader who has served the organization with distinction for the past five years. ATPE is the largest independent educator organization in the country, and under Godsey’s watch, has modernized business practices and has been a dedicated advocate for the educators and public-school students of Texas.

Prior to joining ATPE, Godsey spent 35 years in key local, state, and national roles with the United Way and other organizations and served on numerous boards.

He will continue to lend his expertise to nonprofits in a consulting role, both here in Texas and around the country.