IATP Board Members


Petya Stoyanova-Johnson

Petya Stoyanova-Johnson – President of Idaho Association of TRIO Professionals
Director, TRIO Educational Talent Search, Boise State University






Holly Edwards – President of Idaho Association of TRIO ProfessionalsHolly Edwards, IATP Past-President
Director, TRIO Student Support Services, North Idaho College

I have been working in TRIO for 8 years in the Student Support Services program at North Idaho College.
My favorite aspect of working in TRIO is that this work is so fulfilling. Whether it is supporting a student to improve opportunities for themselves and their families through education; engaging with my TRIO colleagues through professional development; or carrying forward the spirit of TRIO as a social justice movement, the work is always meaningful.


Heather Cooper – Secretary
Advisor/Coordinator, TRIO Upward Bound, Idaho State University,

I am an alum of Idaho state University’s (ISU) TRIO Upward Bound and Student Support Services programs.  I have been working as an adviser/coordinator for ISU Upward Bound program for the last five years. My favorite aspect of working in TRIO is that I get to help students work towards achieving their goals every day.



Ryan Brevik – Treasurer
Educational Specialist, TRIO Rising Scholars Boise State University