Indian American appointed as a president of ACTFL

Akash Patel, a Spanish teacher at Dallas ISD's Ignite Middle School in Texas will serve as ACTFL president in 2023

Indian American appointed as a president of ACTFL
Image: Akash Patel (Twitter)

Six new board members have been appointed to the American Council for the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL). Akash Patel, an Indian American, is one of them, along with Adrienne Brandenburg, Cynthia Chalupa, Krishauna Hines-Gaither, Kate Paesani, and Kathleen Shelton.

Akash Patel, a Spanish teacher at Dallas ISD's Ignite Middle School in Texas, has been voted as the organization's next president.