Special Education : Directory


Krista Garcia, M.S. Ed Director of Special Education 397-8742
Melissa Benavidez, M.S. Ed. Assistant Director of Special Education for Secondary Campuses 397-8742
Veronica Mechler, M.Ed. Assistant Director of Special Education for Elementary Campuses 397-8754


Kathy Haygood, M.S., CCC-SLP Program Coordinator
Speech-Language, Dual Enrollment, Private Schools
Theresa Puckett Program Coordinator
PPCD, Child Find, Community Based PPCD
Kathy Gureckis, M.Ed., Ed.S. Elementary Area Coordinator
Elementary Hearings, ARD Facilitation
Bernadette Roesler, M.A. Elementary Area Coordinator
Residential Facility and Foster and Surrogate Training, Instructional Assistant Training
Sharla Powell, M.Ed.
Elementary Area Coordinator
Elementary ESY, 1:1, Elementary Procedures
Kristen Solis Secondary Area Coordinator
Secondary SSI, Parent Advisory Committee, 1:1, Secondary Procedures
Annette Van Slambrouck, M.A. Elementary Area Coordinator
ALE Program All Levels, Reading A-Z
Alexander Langley, M.A. Elementary Area Coordinator
Elementary SSI, Special Education Handbook, Legal Framework, Freshman Elementary Campus Coordinators
Nicole Brooks, M.Ed. Secondary Area Coordinator
NCI, Safety Care, Secondary Staff Development
Jenice Dames Elementary Area Coordinator                                                                                                                                                                         BMC Program All Levels 397-3568
David Delgado, M.Ed. Secondary Area Coordinator
High School Hearings, PBIS
Valerie Uriegas Secondary Area Coordinator
Transition, Work-Based Learning
Susanne Bridges Elementary Area Coordinator
Elementary Staff Development, Elementary Campus Coordinator Meetings, SEAM Agendas
Olivia Gold Secondary Area Coordinator                                                                                                                                                                         Middle School Hearings, Special Education Handbook, Freshman Secondary Campus Coordinators 397-8737
Mark Yarber, M.A. Elementary Area Coordinator
Interpreter Training, LLI, Special Education Bulletin, Twitter, Facebook, Internet
Latia Bishop
Elementary Area Coordinator
Curriculum & Instruction, Parent Partner, Parent/In-Home Training, Elementary Campus Coordinator Meetings

Related Services/Lead Specialists

Denise Garcia Bedside Hospital Program for Children with Medical Disabilities 397-7546
Anita Bamford Physical Therapy 397-2426
Linda Hockett Auditory Services, Orientation & Mobility, Regional Day School for the Deaf, Visual Services 397-1578
Rhonda George Social Services Care Manager Caseworker 397-5482
Yvonne Larralde Social Services Care Manager Caseworker 397-2418
Janice Mazurek Assistive Technology 397-2460
Lynn Alessandro Homebound 397-8810
Megan Rhoden Music Therapy 397-2546
Michelle Smith Occupational Therapy 397-2429
Donna Umhoefer Adapted Physical Education, Special Olympics 397-2453
Jana Hernandez,  M.S., CCC-SLP Speech Language Pathology Program 397-8751