Celeste Colgan "is a self-employed consultant on higher education academic matters and the intermountain coordinator for the American Council of Trustees and Alumni for teacher preparation reform. She formerly served as a senior fellow at the National Center for Policy Analysis (NCPA). Before joining NCPA, Ms. Colgan served as vice president for administration and human resources at Halliburton Company, director of the State of Wyoming Department of Commerce, and deputy chairman of NEH. She was also an adjunct professor at the University of Wyoming and the chairman of the Division of Language and Literature at Casper College. Ms. Colgan received a B.A. and M.A. from the University of Wyoming and a Ph.D. from the University of Maryland." 
- Council Member, National Endowment for the Humanities
Resources and articles
- Council, National Endowment for the Humanities, accessed August 30, 2007.