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Published: 9/9/2021 9:25 AM

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    Office of the Commissioner

  • Truesdell, Chuck
    Director of Government Relations
    Tel: (502) 564-3141 ext. 4854


    Office of the Commissioner
  • Glass, Jason E.
    Commissioner
    Tel: (502) 564-3141

    Duties: Chief State School Officer

    Office of the Commissioner
  • Woods-Tucker, Thomas
    Deputy Commissioner and Chief Equity Officer
    Tel: (502) 564-2000 ext. 4624


    Office of the Commissioner
  • Johnson, Loretta
    Administrative Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-3141

    Duties: Administrative support to the Office of Commissioner

    Office of the Commissioner
  • Brewer, Meredith
    Executive Director of the Board
    Tel: 502-564-1479


    Office of the Commissioner/Kentucky Board of Education
  • Ball, Stacy
    Executive Administrative Secretary
    Tel: 5025643141

    Duties: Administrative Support to KBE and Director of Government Relations

    Office of the Commissioner/Kentucky Board of Education
  • Hack, Elizabeth
    Executive Administrative Secretary
    Tel: (502) 564-3141 ext. 4801

    Duties: Commissioner's Scheduler

    Office of the Commissioner
  • House, Sherry
    Executive Administrative Secretary
    Tel: (502) 564-3141 ext. 4820

    Duties: Commissioner Correspondence

    Office of the Commissioner
  • Dodd, Karen
    Chief Performance Officer
    Tel: (502) 564-2102 ext. 4700

    Duties: Strategic Planning, Research and Performance Management

    Office of the Commissioner/Strategic Planning and Research
  • Cooper, Melody
    Strategic Plan Program Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-2102 ext. 4704

    Duties: Strategic plan development and monitoring

    Office of the Commissioner/Strategic Planning and Research
  • Butler, Aaron
    Strategic Research Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-2102 ext. 4703

    Duties: Data analysis, Research

    Office of the Commissioner/Strategic Planning and Research
  • Milam, Lauran
    Strategic Data Analyst
    Tel: 502-564-2102, ext. 4701


    Office of the Commissioner/Strategic Planning and Research
  • Gallagher, Melina
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-2102 ext. 4823


    Office of the Commissioner/Strategic Planning and Research
  • Tatman, Toni Konz
    Chief Communications Officer
    Tel: (502) 564-2000, ext. 4602

    Duties: Media relations, social media, communications

    Office of the Commissioner/Division of Communications
  • Tiffany, Meredith
    Communications Advisor
    Tel: 502-564-2000

    Duties: Communications, special projects

    Office of the Commissioner/Division of Communications
  • Ginn, Jennifer
    Assistant Director, Editor of Kentucky Teacher
    Tel: (502) 564-2000 ext. 4601

    Duties: Editing, Monday Message, press releases

    Office of the Commissioner/Division of Communications
  • Melton, Donna
    Awards Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-2000 ext. 4616

    Duties: Blue Ribbon Schools, Kentucky Teacher of the Year Program, Milken Educator Awards, United States Senate Youth Program

    Office of the Commissioner/Division of Communications
  • Raghavapuram, Shravanthi
    KDE Webmaster
    Tel: (502) 564-2000 ext. 4426

    Duties: KDE website content management, Point of Contact for Accessibility

    Office of the Commissioner/Division of Communications
  • Hieatt, Rafael
    Administrative Assistant
    Tel: 502-564-2000 x4612

    Duties: Communication Director's Assistant

    Office of the Commissioner/Division of Communications
  • Perkins, Jacob
    Information Officer
    Tel: (502) 564-2000 ext. 4614

    Duties: Section 508 Accessibility Consultant, Kentucky Teacher reporter, social media

    Office of the Commissioner/Division of Communications
  • Harris, Danielle
    Graphic Design Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-3141 ext. 4615

    Duties: Graphic Designer

    Office of the Commissioner/Division of Communications
  • Thompson, Jacqueline
    Information Officer
    Tel: (502) 564-2000 ext. 4608

    Duties: Kentucky Teacher Reporter, Social Media

    Office of the Commissioner/Division of Communications
  • 0 Office of Teaching and Learning

  • Woods-Tucker, Thomas
    Deputy Commissioner and Chief Equity Officer


    Office of Teaching and Learning
  • McDaniel, Kimberly
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-2106 ext. 4125


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Gallicchio, Lauren
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-9850 ext. 4140


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Doyle, Maggie
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2106 ext. 4717


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Ransom, Heather
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-2106 ext. 4130


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Ward, Danielle
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-2106 ext. 4107


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Chavez, Erin
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2106 ext.4145


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Davidson, Caryn
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-9850


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Steele, Danna
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2106 ext. 4746


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Fosbender, Vicki
    Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-892-6577 ext. 4026


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Murphy, Sean
    Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-3791 ext. 4022


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Ray, Micki
    Director
    Tel: (502) 564-9850 ext. 4128


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • McDaniel, Carrie
    Professional Learning Coordinator


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Sellers, Jan
    KyMTSS Coordinator
    Tel: 502-564-2106


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Collins, Kathryn
    Program Consultant


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Clouse , Thomas
    Branch Manager - Academic Core Branch
    Tel: (502) 564-2256 4120


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Sweeney, Damien
    Program Coordinator for Comprehensive School Counseling
    Tel: (502) 892-6639 ext. 4545


    Office of Teaching and Learning
  • Raines, Monica
    Administrative Assistant
    Tel: 502-564-1479


    Office of Teaching and Learning
  • Hamilton, Whitney
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2106 ext. 4135


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Jarboe, Kris
    Branch Manager - Professional Learning Branch
    Tel: 502-564-2106 ext. 4502


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Wininger, Pam
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2106 ext. 4509


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Higgins, Misty
    Professional Learning Coordinator
    Tel: 502-564-2106 ext. 4716


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • McEntyre, Rae
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2106 ext. 4104


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Peace, Sarah
    Policy Advisor


    Office of Teaching and Learning/Division of Program Standards
  • Office of Assessment and Accountability

  • Sims, Rhonda
    Associate Commissioner
    Tel: (502) 564-2256

    Duties: content area standards alignment, test administration procedures, test security, data quality and reporting.

    Office of Assessment and Accountability
  • Rome, Nathan
    System Consultant IT
    Tel: 502-564-9853 ext. 2450

    Duties: School Report Card, system documetation, Student Data Review and Rosters (SDRR) web application, school reconfigurations

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Accountability Data and Analysis
  • Igwe, Selwyn
    Data Base Analyst IT
    Tel: 502-564-9853


    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Accountability Data and Analysis
  • Terkpertey, Eric
    Data Base Analyst IT
    Tel: (502) 564-9853 ext. 4749


    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Accountability Data and Analysis
  • Goldey, Elisabeth
    Executive Administrative Secretary
    Tel: (502) 564-2256 ext 4707

    Duties: Supports organization of the office, prepare electronic forms, and DPRs

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • Bradley, Tammy
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-4394 ext. 4711

    Duties: Supports development of trainings, prepare electronic forms, maintain DAC list and resolve inquiries.

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • Larkins, Jennifer
    Education Administration Program Consultant II
    Tel: (502) 564-4394 ext. 4715

    Duties: Accountability, Assessment, K-Screen, K-PREP

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • Powers, Pam
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-4394 ext. 4741

    Duties: Assessment, Accountability, K-PREP, School Report Card, Online Testing, SharePoint, Teams

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • O'Hair, Kevin
    Academic Program Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4394 ext. 4735

    Duties: Manages the Kentucky Summative Assessment, serves as the contract and budget liaison for the Office of Assessment and Accountability.

    Office of Assessment and Accountability
  • Howard, Jason
    Education Administration Program Consultant II
    Tel: (502) 564-4394 ext. 4009

    Duties: K-PREP, Accommodations, Assessments, Accountability

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • Hackworth, Michael
    Policy Advisor
    Tel: (502) 564-2256 ext 4747

    Duties: Oversees assessment and accountability for the Kentucky Board of Education and facilitates government relations.

    Office of Assessment and Accountability
  • Barr, Joy
    Education Administration Program Consultant II
    Tel: (502) 564-4394 ext.4748

    Duties: K-PREP Assessments, Communications

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • Williams, Chris
    Education Administration Prog Consultant II
    Tel: (502) 564-4394 ext. 4750

    Duties: Manages the daily operation of the English Language Proficiency Exam (ACCESS) and the Student Data Review and Rosters (SDRR) web application.

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • Jones, Helen
    Education Administration Program Manager
    Tel: 502-564-4394

    Duties: Manages the daily operation of the Division of Assessment and Accountability Support

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • Savage, Shara
    Education Administration Prog Consultant II
    Tel: 502-564-4394 ext. 4726

    Duties: ACT, EOC for Early Graduates, K-PREP, Accountability, Assessment

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • Riley, Ben
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4743


    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Assessment and Accountability Support
  • Hill, Kevin
    Director
    Tel: (502) 564-9853 ext. 4712

    Duties: Manages the data processing and analyses required for the state assessment and accountability system.

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Accountability Data and Analysis
  • DeCandia, Mark
    NAEP State Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-9853 ext. 4724

    Duties: Project manager for National Assessment of Educational Progress (NAEP), The Nation's Report Card.

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Accountability Data and Analysis
  • Wickizer, John
    Information Systems Manager IT
    Tel: (502) 564-9853 ext. 4739

    Duties: Data manager of the Data Management Branch responsible for all assessment and accountability programming, analyses and reporting.

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Accountability Data and Analysis
  • Davis, Robert
    Data Base Analyst IT
    Tel: (502) 564-9853 ext 4718

    Duties: K-Screen data processing, accountability data analysis, NAEP data analysis

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Accountability Data and Analysis
  • Prater, Mike
    Academic Program Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-9853 ext 4723

    Duties: Data governance project manager, Accountability data analysis, School Report Card, ACT data analysis

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Accountability Data and Analysis
  • Curd, David
    Data Base Analyst IT
    Tel: (502) 564-9853 ext. 4744

    Duties: Graduation rates, Access for English Learners, federal reporting, accountability data analysis

    Office of Assessment and Accountability/Division of Accountability Data and Analysis
  • Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition

  • Horseman, David
    Associate Commissioner
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4233

    Duties: Overall management of the Office of Career and Technical Education

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition
  • Harrell, Mark
    Engineering Consultant/TSA State Advisor
    Tel: (502) 562-4286 ext. 4227

    Duties: KYTSA Advisor

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Bullock, Elizabeth
    Service Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564 - 4286 ext.4253

    Duties: HOSA State Advisor and MNA Programs

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Williford, Peggy
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4212

    Duties: Health Science

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Montgomery, Betty J.
    Business and Marketing Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4220

    Duties: Business and Marketing Programs Curriculum and Resources

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Weaver, Vicki
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4245

    Duties: Provides administrative support to the Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Mitcham, Josh
    Education Vocational Program Consultant
    Tel: (270) 756-2301

    Duties: Director, Kentucky FFA Leadership Training Center

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Smiley, David
    Maintenance Superintendent 1
    Tel: (270) 756-2301

    Duties: General Maintenance, Groundskeeping, Supervision at FFA Leadership Training Center

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Henning, Shelia
    Housekeeping Supervisor 1
    Tel: (270) 756-2301

    Duties: Housekeeping at FFA Leadership Training Center

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Witt, Connie
    KY FBLA State Adviser
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4256

    Duties: Oversee all aspects of Kentucky FBLA, the Career and Technical Student Organization affiliated with the Business Education program and pathways.

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Davis, Brandon
    Agricultural Education Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3472 ext. 4203

    Duties: Agricultural Education

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Baxter, Charlene
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4249

    Duties: Assistant/Scheduler to Associate Commissioner

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition
  • Lawson, David
    Construction Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4210

    Duties: Construction Programs

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Godbey, Kayla
    Family and Consumer Sciences Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3472 ext. 4206

    Duties: FCS Programs

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Chaliff, Matt
    Agricultural Education Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3472 ext. 4208

    Duties: Agricultural Education and FFA

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Rogers, Teresa
    Technical Literacy Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext.4524

    Duties: Literacy

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Carver, Reeca
    Family and Consumer Sciences Program Consultant and State FCCLA Adviser
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext.4223

    Duties: Work with student organization Family, Career and Community Leaders of America and Family and Consumer Sciences programs across the state.

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Kirkland, Kristen
    KY Technical Administrative Consultant III
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4235

    Duties: SkillsUSA

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Warren, Tonya
    Education Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4214

    Duties: IT/Media

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Satterwhite, Regan
    Education Academic Program Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4230

    Duties: Career Programs and Pathways Branch

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Kittrell, Chasity
    Administrative Specialist II
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4243

    Duties: Provide administrative support to Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Lovitt, Morgan
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4030


    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • U'Sellis, Scott
    Academic Program Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4225

    Duties: Data manager for OCTEST

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition
  • Nolan, Marty
    Transportation Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4259

    Duties: Transportation Programs

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Oakes, Lisa
    KY DECA Advisor
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4269

    Duties: KY DECA

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Stephenson, Andy
    KY TSA Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4246

    Duties: KYTSA Consultant

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Graham, Nancy
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4244

    Duties: EOP Assessment Data Assistance

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Christian, Claude
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4207

    Duties: TEDS Coordinator, Website administration

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Fluke, Tanya
    Systems Consultant-IT
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4205

    Duties: KTS Data Exchange manager, Infinite Campus system administrator for the KY Tech Systems database

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Whitaker, Kiley
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4217

    Duties: Assistant Director, Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Improvement

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Tipton, Karla
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4221

    Duties: Administer Perkins Grant

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Lewis, Lea
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4239

    Duties: KY Tech Administrative Branch

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Craig, Sherri
    System Consultant - CTE EOP Assessment
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4226

    Duties: EOP Data Management

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Slaughter, Leslie
    Executive Advisor
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4200


    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition
  • Vermillion, April
    Budget Specialist I
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4202

    Duties: KY Tech Administrative Branch

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Adams, Jodi
    Director, New Teacher Institute
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext.4209

    Duties: The KDE New Teacher Institute is a 24 month induction model for all occupation-based career and technical education teachers pursuing professional certification in Kentucky.

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Sue Neace, Marcia
    Budget Specialist I
    Tel: (606) 435-6100

    Duties: Hazard ABO

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Taylor, Mary
    Industry Training Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4237

    Duties: Youth Apprenticeship

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Garrity, Larry
    Administrative Consultant
    Tel: (270) 836-5041

    Duties: Supervise Western Kentucky ATC's

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Hargis, Beth
    Division Director
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4257

    Duties: Director, Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Improvement

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Rowland , Jerri
    Administrative Consultant
    Tel: (270) 407-1201

    Duties: Supervise Central Kentucky ATC's

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Ruble, Kelsey
    Purchasing Agent I
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4255

    Duties: Purchasing for Area Technology Centers

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Whitaker, Crystal
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4254

    Duties: Perkins, Postsecondary

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Osborne, Tracy
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4251

    Duties: Perkins, Secondary

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Board, Kelly-Jade
    Administrative Assistant
    Tel: (270) 756-2301

    Duties: Kentucky Association FFA Rosters/Kentucky FFA Alumni Rosters/LTC Registration for Leadership Program/Communication with Ag Teachers all over the Commonwealth

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Marth, Sarah
    Administrative Consultant
    Tel: (606) 922-6795

    Duties: Supervise 18 ATC Centers in the Eastern Region of the state

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Clark, Carmela
    Administrative Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4241

    Duties: Occupation-based teacher certifications

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Technical Schools and Continuous Technology Services
  • Welshans, Tom
    Manufacturing Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4258

    Duties: Manufacturing Programs

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Moore, Pamela
    Division Director
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4215

    Duties: Student Transition and Career Readiness

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Linton, Robin
    CTSO Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4286 ext. 4219

    Duties: Student Leadership Development Branch

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Bruington, Brenda
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (270) 756-2301

    Duties: Procurement/Budgets/Reservations

    Office of Career and Technical Education and Student Transition/Division of Student Transition and Career Readiness
  • Office of Continuous Improvement and Support

  • Foster, Kelly
    Associate Commissioner
    Tel: (502) 564-5130 ext. 4001


    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support
  • Millanti, David
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4060

    Duties: Assistant Director for Division of School and Program Improvement; Non-public School Ombudsman; ESSA Federal Programs

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement
  • Hickman, Tonia
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502)564-3791 ext. 4062

    Duties: Administrative Specialist for Division of School and Program Improvement

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement
  • Conlee, Margalee
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 2470

    Duties: Systems Consultant IT for the Division of School and Program Improvement

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement
  • Ferrell, Melissa
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-1473 ext. 4020

    Duties: Homeless Program State Director; Program Consultant for Title I, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Community Engagement and Support
  • Dowell, Tammy
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-1473 ext. 2103

    Duties: Program Consultant for 21st Century Community Learning Centers

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Community Engagement and Support
  • Stacy, Brigette
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-1473 ext. 4072

    Duties: Branch Manager for Community Engagement and Support Branch

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Community Engagement and Support
  • Cummins, Glenna
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-1473 ext. 4011

    Duties: Program Consultant for 21st Century Community Learning Centers and Community Education

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Community Engagement and Support
  • Spears, Leslie
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-1473 ext. 4039

    Duties: Program Consultant for 21st Century Community Learning Centers

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Community Engagement and Support
  • West, Megan
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-1473 ext. 4041

    Duties: Administrative Specialist for Community Engagement and Support Branch

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Community Engagement and Support
  • Stein, Natasha
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-2116 ext. 4010

    Duties: Assistant Director for Division of School and Program Improvement

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement
  • Bratton, Vivian
    Executive Administrative Secretary
    Tel: (502) 564-5130 ext. 4005


    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support
  • Kelly, Kristie
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-2116 ext. 4065

    Duties: Educational Recovery Staff (ERD) travel and information

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/District 180
  • Cox, Ashlie
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2116 ext. 4046

    Duties: Program Consultant for SBDM

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/District 180
  • Swanson, Ruth
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-2116 ext. 4023

    Duties: Branch Manager for District 180 Branch

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/District 180
  • Benassi, Christina
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4025

    Duties: Migrant State Director; Program Consultant for Title I, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/English Learners, Migrant and Neglected Students
  • Higgins, Monica
    Program Consultant

    Duties: Program Consultant for Title I, Part D and Title I, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/English Learners, Migrant and Neglected Students
  • Watts, Neil
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4054

    Duties: Branch Manager for English Learners, Migrant and Neglected Student Branch

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/English Learners, Migrant and Neglected Students
  • Blake, Wes
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4031

    Duties: Program Consultant for Title I, Part D and Title I, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/English Learners, Migrant and Neglected Students
  • Harrod, Toni
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4029

    Duties: Administrative Specialist for English Learners, Migrant and Neglected Student Branch

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/English Learners, Migrant and Neglected Students
  • Sudduth, Erin
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4021

    Duties: Branch Manager for Title I, Part A Support and Improvement Branch

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Title I A Support and Improvement
  • Courtney, Matthew
    Policy Advisor
    Tel: (502) 564-2116 ext. 4016


    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support
  • Sanderson, Jessica
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4004

    Duties: Program Consultant for Title III

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/English Learners, Migrant and Neglected Students
  • Kline, Duane
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4048

    Duties: Program Consultant for Title I, Part C and Title I, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/English Learners, Migrant and Neglected Students
  • Aitken, Sharma
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564 3791 ext. 4018

    Duties: Foster Care State Contact; Program Consultant for Title I, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Title I A Support and Improvement
  • Tipton, Erica
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4036

    Duties: Program Consultant for TItle I Part A, Paraeducator Requirements, and Teacher Loan Repayment

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Title I A Support and Improvement
  • Meade, Emily
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4008

    Duties: Program Consultant for Title I, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Title I A Support and Improvement
  • Pearce, Whitnee
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4053

    Duties: Program Consultant for Title V and Title I, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement/Title I A Support and Improvement
  • Campbell, Michelle
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext 4034

    Duties: Administrative Specialist for Division of Student Success

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success
  • Weeter, Christina
    Director
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4067

    Duties: Director of Division of Student Success

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success
  • Tillett, Kathryn
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4141

    Duties: Kentucky AWARE Director; Program Consultant for Mental Health, Trauma Informed Practices, MTSS, Social Emotional Learning, School Climate, and Violence Prevention

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Newton, Windy
    Office Data Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-5130 ext. 4063

    Duties: Office Data Governance contact; Office School Report Card contact; Data Manager over Safe Schools, Alternative Programs, Homeless, Migrant, English Learner and Neglected/Delinquent Federal Programs

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support
  • Cook, David
    Director
    Tel: (502) 564-4201 ext. 4832

    Duties: Director for Division of Innovation

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Innovation
  • Roberts, Doug
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4055

    Duties: Program Consultant for Safe Schools, Bullying Prevention, Suicide Prevention, Title IV Part A, Kentucky ASAP, and Kentucky AWARE

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Bush, Karen
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (270) 590-3672 ext.

    Duties: YMHFA Training Coordinator

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Hill, John
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4015

    Duties: Program Consultant for Safe Schools

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Njenga, Rachel
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4006

    Duties: Program Consultant for Restraint and Seclusion and Positive Behavioral Interventions and Supports (PBIS)

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Sauber, Deborah
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4043

    Duties: Branch Manager for Safe and Supportive Schools Branch

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Brown, Lea
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772

    Duties: School Climate Transformation Grant Implementation Specialist

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Konny, Blake
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4515

    Duties: Program Consultant for Safe Schools

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Dawson, Regina
    Program Consultant

    Duties: School Climate and Transformation Project/Training Coordinator

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Tomes, Cristy
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4074

    Duties: Program Consultant for Safe and Supportive Schools Branch

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Safe and Supportive Schools
  • Vanderhaar, Judi
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4044

    Duties: Program Consultant for Early Warning

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Student Engagement and Support
  • Brewer, Lalah
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4028

    Duties: Program Consultant for Title IV, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Student Engagement and Support
  • Bowling, Lee
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4035

    Duties: Program Consultant for Title IV, Part A

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Student Engagement and Support
  • Nichols, Michelle
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4516

    Duties: Program Consultant for Persistence to Graduation

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Student Engagement and Support
  • Stanley, April
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4040

    Duties: Program Consultant for Alternative Programs

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Student Engagement and Support
  • McIntosh, Sarah
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4032

    Duties: Branch Manager for Student Engagement and Support Branch

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Student Engagement and Support
  • Nebbitt, Jaime
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4772 ext. 4071

    Duties: Program Consultant for Alternative Programs

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Student Success/Student Engagement and Support
  • Kissinger, Steven
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4201 ext. 4835

    Duties: Program Consultant for Districts and Innovation and Non-Traditional Instruction (NTI) Program

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Innovation
  • Dempsey, Jodi
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4201 ext. 4047

    Duties: Program Consultant for Districts of Innovation

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Innovation
  • Snipes, Sarah
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4201 ext. 4231

    Duties: Program Consultant for Innovative Learning Network

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of Innovation
  • Rodriguez, Tara
    Director
    Tel: (502) 564-3791 ext. 4042

    Duties: Director for Division of School and Program Improvement

    Office of Continuous Improvement and Support/Division of School and Program Improvement
  • Office of Education Technology

  • Harris, Tessa
    K12 Applications Specialist

    Duties: Applications and Development Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Kurtz, Kathy
    K-12 IC KSIS Service Consultant
    Tel: 564-2020 ext. 2276

    Duties: Data Reporting

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Couch, David
    Chief Information Officer/Associate Commissioner
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2229

    Duties: Associate Commissioner for Technology for K-12

    Office of Education Technology
  • Jackey, Damon
    KETS Field Services - Central Ky - Region 5
    Tel: (502) 252-7607

    Duties: Edtech field services for schools and districts

    Office of Education Technology
  • Babu, Sumanth Katta
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 562-2020 ext. 2219

    Duties: K-12 Application Development and Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Kesineni, Harshini
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 562-2020 ext. 2228

    Duties: K-12 Application Development and Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Kulkarni, Ketan
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 562-2020 ext. 2216

    Duties: K-12 Application Development and Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Patel, Akash
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2245

    Duties: K-12 Applications and Development Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Kumar, Gaurav
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2411

    Duties: K-12Applications and Development Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Miller, Rich
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2151

    Duties: K-12 Application Development and Education Analyst

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Sivaraman, Ezhilarasi
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2124

    Duties: K-12 Application Development and Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Chaudhary, Manoj
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2242

    Duties: Applications and Development Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Rogers, Brad
    K-121 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2422

    Duties: Application and Development Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Parsons, Austin
    K-12 Technology Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2412

    Duties: School customer service center

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Evans, Judith
    KETS Field Services - Southeastern Ky - Region 6
    Tel: (606) 271-9247

    Duties: Edtech field services for schools and districts

    Office of Education Technology
  • Jury, Matt
    KETS Field Services - Northeastern Ky - Region 7
    Tel: (859) 539-9352

    Duties: Edtech field services for schools and districts

    Office of Education Technology
  • DeRossett, Courtney
    KETS Field Services - Eastern KY - Region 8
    Tel: (606) 454-2121

    Duties: Edtech field services for schools and districts

    Office of Education Technology
  • Park, Marty
    Chief Digital Officer
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2495

    Duties: Supports new and emerging digital technologies for all schools and districts in Kentucky

    Office of Education Technology
  • Raganas, Laura
    K-12 Digital Learning Coach & Statewide Program Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 4064

    Duties: Works with Digital Learning Coaches to help provide a vital real time professional learning role for district-by-district customized digital learning strategies.

    Office of Education Technology
  • Maynard, Ben
    K-12 Digital Learning Coach & BrightBytes Program Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 6233

    Duties: Digital Readiness/Online Virtual Learning

    Office of Education Technology
  • Sebulsky, Jeff
    K-12 Digital Learning Coach & STLP Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2236

    Duties: Student Technology Leadership Program Manager

    Office of Education Technology
  • Allen, James
    K-12 Digital Learning Coach & Statewide Library Media Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2147

    Duties: Library Media Programs

    Office of Education Technology
  • Jackson, Sean
    K-12 Digital Learning Coach & Dedicated Computer Science Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2478

    Duties: Digital Learning Coach - Computer Science

    Office of Education Technology
  • Moore, Lisa
    Policy Advisor
    Tel: (502) 654-2020 ext. 2451

    Duties: Legislative Liaison; Special Projects

    Office of Education Technology
  • Waggoner, Erin
    K-12 Digial Learning Coach & KSB/KSD Team Lead


    Office of Education Technology
  • Conner, DeDe
    Director
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2208

    Duties: Chief Data Officer, School Report Card, Infinite Campus, Data Visualization, eTranscripts

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Burton, Linda
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2461

    Duties: Assistant Director, Data Governance, MOUs, KSIS Newsletter

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Adcock, Ryan
    Data Support Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564--2020 ext.2271

    Duties: Data request support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Jenkins, Becky
    K-12 IC KSIS Service Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2475

    Duties: Infinite Campus, Student Information System

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Tracy, Holly
    K-12 IC KSIS Service Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2454

    Duties: Infinite Campus

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Keeter, Lisa
    K-12 KSIS Service Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2462

    Duties: Infinite Campus, Student Information System

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Walters, Kimberly
    K-12 IC KSIS Service Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2474

    Duties: Data Quality, Reporting and Integration

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Arnettt, Tania
    K-12 Data Reporting Specialist
    Tel: (502) 546-2020 ext. 2445

    Duties: Data Reporting

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Morton, Hilary
    IC KSIS Service Analyst
    Tel: 502-564-2020 ext. 2479

    Duties: Infinite Campus

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Harris, Janice
    Executive Secretary
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2446

    Duties: Office Manager; Administrative Support

    Office of Education Technology
  • Black, Patrick
    K-12 Data Reporting Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2270

    Duties: Data Extract Transfer Load (ETL)

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Bigard, Phil
    K-12 Data Integration and Reporting Specialist Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2452

    Duties: Data Quality, Reporting and Integration

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Dunham, Shauna
    K-12 Database & Reporting Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext.2457

    Duties: Data Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Johnson, Candy
    K-12 Data Reporting Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2471

    Duties: Federal Reporting, Data Quality and Reporting, CRDC

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Reed, James
    K-12 Reporting Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2212

    Duties: Data Extract Transfer Load (ETL)

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Sivils, Michael
    K-12 Reporting Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2440

    Duties: Data Extract Transfer Load (ETL)

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Spence, Michael
    K-12 Data Reporting Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2273

    Duties: Data Quality and Reporting

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Vejella, Sriharsha
    K-12 Data Reporting Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2463

    Duties: Data Reporting

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Bond, Robbin
    K-12 Data Reporting Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2456

    Duties: Data Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Leadingham, Mike
    Division Director
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2202

    Duties: Director, School Technology Planning and Project Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Hackworth, Robert
    Chief Cyber Security Officer
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2436

    Duties: Information Security

    Office of Education Technology
  • Darnell, Crystal
    K-12 Data Reporting Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2476

    Duties: Data Reporting

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Winburn, Jennifer
    K-12 IC KSIS Service Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2480

    Duties: Infinite Campus, Student Information System

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Data Services
  • Young, Amy
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2221

    Duties: Assistant Director, School Technology Planning and Project Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Bright, Rebecca
    K-12 Management Services Manager
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2439

    Duties: Oversees the work of the KETS Management Services.

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Carter, Beth
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2108

    Duties: Administrative Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Moore, Melissa
    K-12 Education Technology Specialist
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2438

    Duties: Education Technology Product Standards, Contracts & Vendor Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Spinks, Justin
    K-12 Education Technology Specialist
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2241

    Duties: Education Technology Product Standards, Contracts & Vendor Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Kane, Scott
    K-12 Federal E-Rate Specialist
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2214

    Duties: Federal E-Rate and Education Technology Funding Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Gay, Caprice
    K-12 Federal E-Rate Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2251

    Duties: Federal E-Rate and Education Technology Funding Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Devine, Jennifer
    K-12 Project Manager
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2255

    Duties: Education Technology Strategic Planning and Project Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Austin, Chuck
    Manager Customer Relations and Emerging Technologies
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2231

    Duties: Customer Relations and Emerging Technology

    Office of Education Technology
  • Hill, Jenifer
    K-12 Project Manager
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2237

    Duties: Education Technology Strategic Planning and Project Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Graham, Krisite
    K-12 Technology Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-2020 ext. 2260

    Duties: Purchasing, budgeting and expenditures tracking.

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Maynard, Bob
    K-12 Project Manager
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2240

    Duties: Education Technology Strategic Planning and Project Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Roark, Steve
    K-12 Project Manager
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2252

    Duties: Education Technology Strategic Planning and Project Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Roark, Steve
    K-12 Project Manager
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2252

    Duties: Education Technology Strategic Planning and Project Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Sizemore, Tim
    K-12 Internet Program Manager
    Tel: (502 )564-2020 ext. 2222

    Duties: School Technology Engineering and Architecture Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Smith, David
    K-12 Project Manager
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2211

    Duties: Education Technology Strategic Planning and Project Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Wofford, Patrick
    K-12 Project Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2110

    Duties: K-12 Project Management

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Herbener, Martin
    K-12 Solutions Architect
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2254

    Duties: School Technology Engineering and Architecture Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Gorman, Dan
    K-12 Solutions Architect
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2257

    Duties: School Technology Engineering and Architecture Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Rose, Jody
    KETS Field Services - Far Western Ky - Region 1
    Tel: (270) 906-6959

    Duties: Edtech field services for schools and districts

    Office of Education Technology
  • Grissom, Robert
    K-12 Solutions Architect
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2210

    Duties: School Technology Engineering and Architecture Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Keeter, Howard
    K-12 Solutions Architect
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2230

    Duties: School Technology Engineering and Architecture Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Shoemaker, Paul
    K-12 Solutions Architect
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2425

    Duties: School Technology Engineering and Architecture Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Vaughn, Mark
    K-12 Solutions Architect
    Tel: (502)564-2020 ext. 2421

    Duties: School Technology Engineering and Architecture Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Planning & Project Management
  • Coleman, Phil
    Division Director
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2204

    Duties: Chief Technology Officer

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • McHugh, Brain
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2100

    Duties: School Technology Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Bales, Logan
    School Customer Service Center Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2464

    Duties: School Customer Service Center

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Jagodzinski, Stephen
    School Customer Service Center Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2400

    Duties: School Customer Service Center

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Caudill, Jeremy
    K-12 Technology Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2405

    Duties: School Customer Service Center

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Thomas, Stephen
    K-12 Technology Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2465

    Duties: School customer service center

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Lindsey, Bruce
    KETS Field Services - Midwestern Ky - Region 2
    Tel: (270) 315-5592

    Duties: Edtech field services for schools and districts

    Office of Education Technology
  • Hill, Ben
    K-12 Technology Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2408

    Duties: School Customer Service Center

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Wilson, Phillip
    K-12 Technology Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2406

    Duties: School Customer Service Center

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Barrett, Regina
    K-12 Technology Integration Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2482

    Duties: Provides strategies to introduce new technologies, facilitate adopiton, drive ease of use and ensure supportability for education technologies for schools, districts and KDE.

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Gravett, Beth
    K-12 Technology Integration Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2250

    Duties: Provides strategies to introduce new technologies, facilitate adopiton, drive ease of use and ensure supportability for education technologies for schools, districts and KDE.

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Coldiron, Brittany
    Ky-12 Integration Analyst
    Tel: 502-564-2020 ext 22140

    Duties: Provides strategies to introduce new technologies, facilitate adopiton, drive ease of use and ensure supportability for education technologies for schools, districts and KDE.

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Nguyen, Diane
    K-12 Integration Technology Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-2020 ext. 2258

    Duties: Provides strategies to introduce new technologies, facilitate adopiton, drive ease of use and ensure supportability for education technologies for schools, districts and KDE.

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Singer, Gregory
    K-12 Technology Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2419

    Duties: School Customer Service Center

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Bailey, James
    School Networking Services Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2437

    Duties: School Networking Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Jeffries, Danny
    K-12 Network Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2435

    Duties: School Networking Services Team

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Van Leuven, Chris
    School Shared Services Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2432

    Duties: School Shared Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Muncy, Lee
    KETS Field Services - KSB/KSD - Region 3
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2493

    Duties: Edtech field services for schools and districts

    Office of Education Technology
  • McClary, Zach
    K-12 Cloud Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2433

    Duties: School Shared Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Liaupsin , Andrew
    Viedo/Webcasting Services Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2447

    Duties: KDE Video/Webcasting

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Osborn, Megan
    K-12 Video/Webcast Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2443

    Duties: KDE Video/Webcasting

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Brakefield, Kenneth
    School Security Services Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2431

    Duties: School Security Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Ehn, Wesley
    K-12 Security Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2424

    Duties: School Security Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Palus, Drew
    K-12 Security Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2427

    Duties: School Security Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Gay, David
    K-12 Security Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2428

    Duties: School Security Services Team

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Teate, Brandi
    K-12 Messaging/Directory Specialist/Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2423

    Duties: Active Directory and Collaboration Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Rogers, Matt
    K-12 Messaging/Directory Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2455

    Duties: Active directory and collaboration services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Gannavarapu, Parmod
    K-12 Messaging/Directory Specialist

    Duties: Active directory and collaboration services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Chowning, Charlotte
    KETS Field Services - Northern KY - Region 4
    Tel: (502) 418-7743

    Duties: Edtech field services for schools and districts

    Office of Education Technology
  • Atanga, Fonyam
    Operations Manager
    Tel: (502) 562-2020 ext. 2244

    Duties: Oversees the School Applications Development and Database Services

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Lambert, Kristin
    School District Financial Systems Services Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 562-2020 ext. 2217

    Duties: School District Financial Systems Project Manager

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • York, Kimberly
    K-12 Technology Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2218

    Duties: School District Financial Systems Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Deroche, Chris
    Tyler (Munis) Vendor Partner
    Tel: 502-564-2020 ext. 2259

    Duties: Tyler Munis partner

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Soundararaj, Balaji
    School Database Administration Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 562-2020 ext. 2215

    Duties: K-12 Database Administration Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Hans, Ranjit
    K-12 Database Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2203

    Duties: K-12 Database Administration Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Bachmann, Gary
    School Web Services Team Lead
    Tel: (502) 562-2020 ext. 2444

    Duties: School Web Services Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Desiraju, Anasuya
    K12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-2020 ext. 2143

    Duties: K12 application development and support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Gandhi, Anitha
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 562-2020 ext. 2220

    Duties: K-12 Application Development and Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Jackson, Fatima
    K-12 Applications Specialist
    Tel: (502) 562-2020 ext. 2442

    Duties: K-12 Application Development and Support

    Office of Education Technology/Division of School Technology Services
  • Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness

  • Stewart, Veda
    Division Director

    Duties: GoTeachKY, Impact Kentucky survey, KY Academy for Equity in Teaching (KAET)

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Recruitment and Development
  • , Byron Darnall
    Associate Commissioner
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 2115
    Duties: Educator Certification and Preparation, Educator Recruitment and Development

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness
  • Noah, Stacy
    Leadership Development Specialist
    Tel: - -

    Duties: Principal Partnership Project (P3)

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness
  • Harrod, Brandon
    Administrative Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-5789 ext. 2145

    Duties: Secondary Safety Team Lead, APPs, Coop Teacher, KFETS, KEPAS, webpage, KEPS, EILA reports

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Jackson, Cathy
    Cooperating Teacher Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-5789 ext. 2146

    Duties: Admission/Exit, Title II, IHE Partners, KyStats, KEPAS, Option 7, CAEP Accreditation

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • White, Cathy
    Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-5789 ext. 4549

    Duties: Educator Preparation Program review, Option 7

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Hord, Crystal
    Certification Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-5846 ext. 2133

    Duties: LEAD Coordinator, Option 1/3, District Roles, Course Code, Staff Notes, HR/Cert training for district personnel, support Certification staff, application processing, support leadership.

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Austin, Gerri
    Administrative Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-5846 ext. 4234

    Duties: Open/scan/log mail for Certification, answer Help Desk phones/emails

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Elliott, Jennifer
    Administrative Specialist-Finance Liaison
    Tel: 502-564-5789 ext. 2155

    Duties: Financial contracts, Reports (EPP, Instructional Transformation, UPPI, Coop Teacher, Title II, Teach for America, Educators Rising, Diversification, Monthly OELE Accounts reports

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Thomas, Katelyn
    Certification Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-5846 ext. 2138

    Duties: Process certifications, payment reports, LEAD manual clears, issuing 1 year special education certification waivers, answer OELE Certification calls/emails

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Cheatham, Leslie
    Certification Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-5846 ext. 2116

    Duties: Process certifications, payment reports, answer OELE Certification calls/emails

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Baker, Lisa
    Certification Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-5846 ext. 2130

    Duties: Process certification applications, phone calls, voicemails, emails, payment reports, pending assignment reports, 1 yr limited certifications, Title II, LEAD errors.

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Ashcraft, Erin
    Assistant Director
    Tel: 502-564-1479 ext. 4514

    Duties: GoTeachKY, New Teacher Support, Grow-Your-Own programs

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Recruitment and Development
  • Hockensmith, Margaret
    Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-5789 ext. 2156

    Duties: Accreditation of teacher preparation providers, Admission/Exit system, Title II of the Higher Ed. Act, IHE Partners, New Teacher Survey

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Penny, Melinda
    Certification Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-5846 ext. 2135

    Duties: Adjuncts, Out of State Principal Waivers, LEAD Overrides, CA36, CA35, Vocational applications

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Andrade, Norma
    Certification Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-5846 ext. 2129

    Duties: Troops to Teachers, LEAD, Educator Licensure, School Psychologist, JROTC

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Adams, Patricia
    Certification Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-5846 ext. 2134

    Duties: School Psychologist Certifications, 6 month waivers teacher, 1 yr waiver principals, 1 yr limited foreign language, Vocational, LEAD, Certification handbook

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Scott, Renee
    Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-1479 ext. 4529

    Duties: KEPS Waivers, KEPS Maintenance, Critical Shortage Areas, Annual MER Reports, Ed Rising, EPP Approvals, Equity Plan

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Salsman, Sharon
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: 502-564-5789 ext. 2159

    Duties: Part A Coop Teacher Training, PRAXIS, SARA, CEO (Plan I and II)

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Davis, Todd
    Division Director
    Tel: 502-564-5846 ext. 4537

    Duties: Educator Certification, Educator Preparation, Certified Evaluation Training

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Upchurch, Vicky
    Administrative Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-5846 ext. 2136

    Duties: Mail, travel, HR for summer help, transcripts, Cert Help Desk

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Clark, Daniel
    Administrative Assistant
    Tel: 502-564-1479 ext. 2137

    Duties: Primary Safety Team Lead, Web Content, Travel, DPR's, Staff Notes, Waivers

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Recruitment and Development
  • Gilbert, Elly
    Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-1479 ext. 4544

    Duties: GoTeachKY Communications, Web Author, Social Media

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Recruitment and Development
  • Chesser, Sharon
    Executive Administrative Secretary
    Tel: 502-564-4606 ext. 4153

    Duties: Executive assistant to Associate Commissioner and Policy Advisor

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness
  • Waddle, Jocelyne
    Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-1479 ext. 4540

    Duties: National Board Certified Teacher support, National Board Professional Learning schools

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Recruitment and Development
  • Paise, John
    Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-1479 ext. 4505

    Duties: Teaching and Learning pathway; Educators Rising Kentucky

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Recruitment and Development
  • Edwards, Justin
    Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-564-1479 ext. 2131

    Duties: GoTeachKY Ambassadors; strategic technology design and data collection

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Recruitment and Development
  • Tremoulis , Scott
    KBE/KDE Academic Program Manager

    Duties: OELE Data Controller, Research and Policy Advisory, Survey Administrator

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness
  • , Vacant
    Preparation Branch Manager
    Duties: EP Program Reviews, KEPRS, KEPAS, SARA, Acccreditation, Admission/Exit

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness/Division of Educator Preparation and Certification
  • Trueblood, Cassie
    Special Counsel and Policy Advisor
    Tel: 502-564-4606 ext. 2152

    Duties: Special Counsel to the EPSB and Policy Advisor

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness
  • Proffitt, Eve
    Project Specialist
    Tel: 502-564-4606 ext. 2113

    Duties: University Principal Preparation Institute (UPPI), Educator Prep Program Reviews, Senate Bill 1 Training for higher education faculty

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness
  • Ray, Jenny
    Leadership Development Specialist
    Tel: - -

    Duties: Principal Partnership Project (P3)

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness
  • Prater, Paul
    Leadership Development Specialist
    Tel: - -

    Duties: Principal Partnership Project (P3)

    Office of Educator Licensure and Effectiveness
  • Office of Finance and Operations

  • Kinney, Robin
    Associate Commissioner
    Tel: (502)564-1976 ext. 4302


    Office of Finance and Operations
  • Ritter, Chay
    Director
    Tel: (502) 564-3930 ext. 4453

    Duties: Manage staff and related functions of the division

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support
  • Wirth, Karen
    Director
    Tel: (502) 892-6697

    Duties: Budget, Accounting, Procurement

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management
  • Crosthwaite, Nicole
    Budgest Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 ext. 4328

    Duties: Flex Focus, Preschool Partnership Grant, MOAs, District Assurances

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Budget
  • Akers, Tamnmie
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4917


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child and Adult Care
  • Cooper, Timothy
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4935


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Moore, Lauren
    Director
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4929

    Duties: Nutrition Programs

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Sullivan, Mike
    Child Nutrition Program Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4930

    Duties: Food Service Claims and Payments

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Colyer, Dale
    POS Project Manager
    Tel: (502) 892-6866


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Carter, Kara
    Educational Financial Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4920


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Crouch, Valerie
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4912


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Smither, Tonya
    Administrative Specialist lll
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4938


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Bellamy , Serena
    Administrative Specialist llI
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext.4905


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Smith , Brooke
    Administrative Specialist ll
    Tel: (502) 892-6869


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Unger, Leesa
    Budget Specialist II
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 ext 4340

    Duties: Verify availability of funds when approving all department financial documents: DPR, travel, motorpool, contract payment memos, etc.

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Budget
  • Detwiler, Shale
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4943


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child Nutrition Support
  • Embree-Cleveland, Katie
    Schools Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4915

    Duties: National School Lunch Program, School Breakfast Program, School Nutrition Programs, School Food Service

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Fackler, Sarah
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4937


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Buford , Jamie
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4948


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • McFarland, Sheri
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4911


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Roberts, Jerry
    Education Financial Analyst
    Tel: (859) 892-6879


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Harrod, Jennifer
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext.4942


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Asselin, Sarah
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 6864


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Corbin, Faith
    Review Section Supervisor
    Tel: (502) 892-6867


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Johnson, Christina
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4907


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Power, Shelby
    Budget Support Specialist
    Tel: (502) 892-6814

    Duties: Math Achievement Grant

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Budget
  • Langfels, Jennifer
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4939


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Drury, Diana
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4926


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • McCreary, Althiria
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4934


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Mason, Brent
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4913


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Wagner, Sandra
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4946


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Wise , Kimberly
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4916


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Smock, Lezanne
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4944


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Goins, Heather
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4922


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Schools Branch
  • Gallagher, Cathy
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4933

    Duties: Summer Food Service Program

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Summer Food Service
  • Ballard, Melissa
    Child Nutrtion Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4921


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Summer Food Service
  • Hawkins, Thelma
    Budget Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 ext. 4361

    Duties: Federal Grants

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Federal
  • Seals , Mandi
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502 )564-5625 ext. 4945


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Summer Food Service
  • Muga, Petronala
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Summer Food Service
  • Hawkins, Dru
    Federal Program Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 Ext. 4348

    Duties: Federal Grant Contracts

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Federal
  • Kimbleton , Lindsey
    Federal Program Specialist
    Tel: (502) 892-6707

    Duties: Title II, Title III (english language learners/immigrant) & Medicaid

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Federal
  • Baker, Jennifer
    Federal Program Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 ext. 4501


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Federal
  • Burton, Kristin
    Budget Specialist I
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 ext. 4346


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Federal
  • Coldiron, Allan
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-2351 ext. 4303

    Duties: Procurement, Personal Service Contracts (PSC), Requests for Propsal (RFP), Request for Quote (RFQ)

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Procurement
  • Bryant, Jennifer
    Purchasing Agent I
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 ext. 4354


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Procurement
  • Fultz, Edith
    Executive Administrative Secretary
    Tel: (502)564-1976 ext. 4355

    Duties: Administrative duties related to Office/ Assistant to Associate Commissioner

    Office of Finance and Operations
  • Lyles, Steve
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-3930 ext. 4416

    Duties: Accounting & Finance/District Funding & Reporting/Pupil Transportation

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support
  • Vanover, Nicole
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-3846 ext. 4443


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management
  • Fint, Amy
    Purchasing Officer II


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Procurement
  • Beatty, Joseph
    Purchasing Officer II
    Tel: (270) 313-4059


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Procurement
  • Mason, Tori
    Purchasing Agent I
    Tel: (502) 564-5279


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Procurement
  • Smith, Jody
    Information Systems Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4420

    Duties: Branch Manager

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Data Support
  • Murray, Linda
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4424

    Duties: Business Analysis

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Data Support
  • Galloway, Patrick
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4400

    Duties: Developer

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Data Support
  • Garikapati, Mallika
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4447

    Duties: Developer

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Data Support
  • Chilukuri, Thej
    Contractor
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4437

    Duties: Developer

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Data Support
  • Eifler, Stephen
    Contractor
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4441

    Duties: Developer

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Data Support
  • Ross, Matthew
    Policy Advisor
    Tel: (502) 564-1976 ext. 4321


    Office of Finance and Operations
  • Carlton, Jessica
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-3930 ext. 2468

    Duties: Data controller, manage student tracking staff, and office school report card contact

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support
  • Terry, Vickie
    Budget Specialist I
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 ext. 4330


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management
  • Lopetegui-Pineda, Oxana
    Contractor
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4439

    Duties: Developer

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Data Support
  • Reddy, Krishna
    Contractor
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4428

    Duties: Developer

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Data Support
  • Smitth, Marshall
    Administrative Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-3846 ext. 4463


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/District Financial Mangagement
  • Carter, Kim
    Educational Financial Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-3846 ext. 4440

    Duties: Audit Contract, Audit Reviews, Sub Recipients, Audit Acceptance Statements

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/District Financial Mangagement
  • Walsh, Becky
    Educational Finamcial Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-3846 ext. 4410

    Duties: Audit Contract, Audit Reviews

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/District Financial Mangagement
  • Cox, Gail
    Educational Finamcial Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-3846 ext. 4462

    Duties: Finamcial Management Calendar, On Behalf Payment, Federal Health Reimbursement, Fidelity Bond, Bond of Depository

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/District Financial Mangagement
  • Chism, Jackie
    Educational Financial Analyst
    Tel: (502)564 3846 ext. 4445

    Duties: Federal Health Reimbursement, Fidelity Bond, Bond of Depository, Affordable Care Act

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/District Financial Mangagement
  • Smith, Krystal
    Administrative Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-3846 ext 4425


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/District Funding and Reporting
  • Conway, Karen
    Educational Financial Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-3846 ext. 4435

    Duties: COA, data collection, testing, business rules, federal, state and other reporting, etc.

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/District Funding and Reporting
  • Coulter, Jeffrey
    Educational Financial Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-3930 ext. 4459


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support
  • Kendall, Jason
    Budget Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 ext. 4318


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management
  • Cox, Jana
    Resource Management Analyst II
    Tel: (502) 564-3846 ext.4409

    Duties: National Board Certification, Capital Funds Request, SEEK, Finance Officer certification, KDE Web Author

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/District Funding and Reporting
  • Tandy, Sarah
    Educational Financial Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-3846 ext. 4454


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/District Funding and Reporting
  • Dunbar, Greg
    Capital Construction/Design Project Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4326 ext 4429


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Facilities
  • Bauman, James
    Capital Construction/Design Project Admin II
    Tel: (502) 564-4326 ext 4405

    Duties: District Facilities Planning and Construction Projects

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Facilities
  • Gilbert, John
    Capital Construction/Design Project Admin II
    Tel: (502) 564-4326 ext 4452

    Duties: District Facilities Planning and Construction Projects

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Facilities
  • Leist, Gary
    Capital Construction/Design Project Admin II
    Tel: (502) 564-4326 ext 4404

    Duties: District Facilities Planning and Construction Projects

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Facilities
  • Highland, Marcus
    Capital Construction/Design Project Admin II
    Tel: (502) 564-4326 ext 4408

    Duties: District Facilities Planning and Construction Projects

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Facilities
  • Hanley, Elisa
    Administrative Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext 4406


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Pupil Transportation
  • Meehan, Carl
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext 4442

    Duties: Bus Specifications, Bus Inventory, Bus Ordering, Bus Inspector Training Coordinator

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Pupil Transportation
  • Hewlett, Walter T.
    KSB/KSD
    Tel: --


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support
  • Wiley, Shara
    Accounting & Finance Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 892-6690 ext 4300

    Duties: eMARS Security, Tech & Communications Lead. SEFA & Annual Closing Package Reports. DPR & Financial Routing Access & Approvals.

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Accounting and Finance
  • Napier, Monica
    Resource Management Analyst II
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext 4436

    Duties: School Bus Driver Database, School Bus Incident Reports, School Bus Drivers Medical and License

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Pupil Transportation
  • Shepherd, Joseph
    Education Administration Prog Consltnt II
    Tel: (502) 564-5270 ext. 4411


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Pupil Transportation
  • Devine, Ronda
    Administrative Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4444

    Duties: Branch Manager, Attendance, Infinite Campus Support and Health Services

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Bennett, Rodney
    Resource Management Analyst III
    Tel: (502)564-4326

    Duties: Data Steward DASCR, CEP and Mental Health Liaison Inspector

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Engstrom, Samantha
    Resource Management Analyst II
    Tel: (502)564-5279 ext. 4434

    Duties: Infinite Campus Support Student Information, and SEEK At Risk ADM

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • McDonald, Angela
    Nurse Consultant/Inspector
    Tel: (502)564-5279 ext. 4430

    Duties: Infinite Campus Health Data Steward, Webmaster

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Kennedy, Brad
    Education Administraction Program Consultant II
    Tel: (502) 892-6777

    Duties: Attendance Tracking, SAAR and Growth Factor

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Whitlow, Josh
    Resource Management Analyst III
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext.4450

    Duties: Attendance, KSIS Support and Course Management Liaison

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Loman, Laura
    Resource Management Analyst II
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext.4485


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Greene, Ken
    Accountant IV
    Tel: (502) 892-4335

    Duties: Oversee federal cash request process

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Accounting and Finance
  • Harned, Sheila
    Education Administration Program Consultant II
    Tel: (270) 705-9158

    Duties: Attendance Auditor, Field Representative and Oversee and Approve School Calendar

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Wilkes, Ruth
    Education Administration Program Analyst II
    Tel: (859) 516-1673

    Duties: Attendance Auditor, Field Representative and Oversee and Approve School Calendar

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Rose, Scott
    Education Administration Program Consultant II
    Tel: (606) 776-0798

    Duties: Attendance Auditor, Field Representative and Oversee and Approve School Calendar

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Bunge, Stephanie
    Health Program Administrator
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext.4543

    Duties: CDC Healthy Schools Grant Liaison

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Tackett, Jim
    Federal Program Specialist
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext.4446

    Duties: Management and coordination of CDC Cooperative Agreement

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Martin, Juli
    School Health Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-5279 ext. 4448


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of District Support/Student Tracking and Data
  • Mcgowan-McNear, Lynn
    Director
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4311

    Duties: Personnel and Payroll , ADA (State), Recruitment, Disciplinary, Investigations

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management
  • Smith, Angela
    Assistant Director
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4313

    Duties: Facilities, EEO, Disciplinary, Investigations, Grievances - 18A/156/161 - Title VI, Civil Rights

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management
  • Norman, Sarah
    Training Development Specialist II
    Tel: (502) 892-6783


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management
  • Risk, Angie
    Human Resource Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4307

    Duties: Personnel Processing, Training and Evaluations, Disciplinary

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Employee Relations Branch
  • Monroe, Chris
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 892-6694 4309


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Accounting and Finance
  • Williams, Anitra
    Human Resource Administrator
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4314

    Duties: Personnel, IT Contractors, ADA (State), EEO, Training, Recruitment, Investigations, Title IX Gender Equity

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Employee Relations Branch
  • Comley, Katlyn
    Human Resource Administrator
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4316


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Employee Relations Branch
  • Lakshmi Aspari, Kanaka
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 1976

    Duties: ID Badges and Interview Coordinator, Orientation Scheduler

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Employee Relations Branch
  • Hislope, Amy
    Human Resource Administrator
    Tel: (859) 936-6703

    Duties: Kentucky School of the Deaf - Payroll and Personnel

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Employee Relations Branch
  • Jennings, Kathy
    Human Resource Administrator
    Tel: (502) 897-1583


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Employee Relations Branch
  • Bowling, Kristie G.
    Human Resource Administrator
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4320

    Duties: Payroll and Personnel

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Employee Relations Branch
  • Bradshaw, Tanya
    Human Resource Administrator
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4350


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Employee Relations Branch
  • Nicholson, Viembre A.
    Human Resource Administrator
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4341

    Duties: Payroll, Evaluations, Grievances - 18A/156/161 - Employees

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Employee Relations Branch
  • Yeast, Tiffany
    Human Resource Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4357

    Duties: Payroll and Benefits, PSCs,

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Payroll and Benefits
  • Alford, Tammy L.
    Human Resource Specialist III
    Tel: (270) 526-4844

    Duties: Payroll and Personnel

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Payroll and Benefits
  • True, Donna
    Federal Program Specialist
    Tel: (502) 892-6700

    Duties: DSCN Federal Payments/Drawdowns; Federal Reporting; Registrations/direct billing(lodging,sub-reimbursements,catering, meeting space) payments; CMIA reporting; Audit/process travel

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Accounting and Finance
  • Feltner, Nancy J.
    Human Resource Specialist III
    Tel: (606) 435-6100

    Duties: Payroll and Personnel

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Payroll and Benefits
  • Mills, Joy
    Human Resource Administrator
    Tel: (859) 897-1583


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Payroll and Benefits
  • Reynolds, Troy
    Human Resource Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4317


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Payroll and Benefits
  • Mayes, Larry R.
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4333

    Duties: Inventory, Surplus Property, Outside Employment, Mail and UPS,

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Physical Compliance and Assets Section
  • Whittaker, Michael R.
    Administrative Section Supervisor
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4334

    Duties: Pro-Card, Inventory, Supplies, Mail and UPS, Ergonomic Review

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Physical Compliance and Assets Section
  • Craig, Scott
    Administrative Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4305

    Duties: Facilities and Physical Resources, Copiers and Printers, Fleet Vehicles, KDE leases.

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Physical Resource
  • Osuala, Mercy
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4331

    Duties: Civil Rights Compliance, Federal ADA

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Physical Resource
  • McRay, Keith N.
    Safety Administrator
    Tel: (502) 564-3716 ext. 4353

    Duties: Safety Inspections, Fire and Tornado Drills

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Resource Management/Physical Resource
  • Ochs, Annalisa
    Administrative Section Supervisor
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext.4901


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/CACFP Review Section
  • Mason, Teri
    Budget Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-1979 ext. 4344

    Duties: Budget prep, Funding Matrix updates, monitor General/Restricted Funds spending, DPR/FRF contact

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of Budgets and Financial Management/Budget
  • Schenk, Christina
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext.4902


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/CACFP Review Section
  • Jett, Mary
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4910


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/CACFP Review Section
  • Poitra , Rene'
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4904


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/CACFP Review Section
  • Simpson, Timothy
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4900


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/CACFP Review Section
  • Justice , Steve
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4936


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/CACFP Review Section
  • Bullock-Ray, Traci
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502)564-5625 ext. 4914


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/CACFP Review Section
  • Fiehler, Elizabeth
    Child Nutrition Program Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4949

    Duties: Child and Adult Care Food Program

    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child and Adult Care
  • Benningfield , Kelia
    Administrative Section Supervisor
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4906


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child and Adult Care
  • McIntosh, Lucinda
    Child Nutirtion Program Consultant
    Tel: (5020 564-5625 ext.4918


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child and Adult Care
  • Spears, Christopher
    Child Nutrition Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-5625 ext. 4941


    Office of Finance and Operations/Division of School and Community Nutrition/Child and Adult Care
  • Office of Legal Services

  • Todd, Allen
    General Counsel
    Tel: (502) 564-4474 ext. 4833


    Office of Legal Services
  • Young, Chelsea
    Deputy General Counsel
    Tel: (502) 564-4606 ext. 2114

    Duties: EPSB, Educator Ethics

    Office of Legal Services
  • Lant, Ashley
    Assistant General Counsel
    Tel: (502) 564-4474 ext. 4834

    Duties: KDE/KBE attorney; counsel to OCTEST; handles litigation and personnel matters

    Office of Legal Services
  • Moore, Missy
    Executive Secretary
    Tel: (502) 564-4474 ext. 4851


    Office of Legal Services
  • Payne, Jenny
    Executive Secretary
    Tel: (502) 564-4474 ext. 4812


    Office of Legal Services
  • Listermann, BreAnna
    Staff Attorney II
    Tel: (502) 564-4606 ext. 4822

    Duties: EPSB

    Office of Legal Services
  • Swartz, Lindsey
    Staff Attorney I
    Tel: (502) 564-4474 ext. 4827


    Office of Legal Services
  • Rosa-Burgos, Casandra
    Program Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-4606 ext. 2107

    Duties: EPSB

    Office of Legal Services
  • Sharpe, Leah
    Program Coordinator/Administrative Clerk of the Court
    Tel: (502) 564-4606 ext. 2150

    Duties: Education Professional Standards Board

    Office of Legal Services
  • Bales, Beth
    Testing Allegation Coordinator
    Tel: (502)564-4474


    Office of Legal Services
  • Trueblood, Cassie
    Policy Advisor and Counsel to EPSB
    Tel: (502) 564-4606 ext. 2152

    Duties: Advise the EPSB regarding policies, procedures and legal decisions. Advise the OELE regarding regulations and statutory requirements

    Office of Legal Services
  • Gilbert, Luke
    Staff Attorney I
    Tel: (502) 564-4606 ext. 2149

    Duties: EPSB

    Office of Legal Services
  • , Vacant
    Staff Attorney


    Office of Legal Services
  • Softic, Norah
    Staff Attorney
    Tel: (502)-564-4606


    Office of Legal Services
  • Nu'Man, Felicia
    Staff Attorney
    Tel: (502) 564-4474 ext. 4819


    Office of Legal Services
  • Office of Special Education and Early Learning

  • Hylton , Gretta
    Associate Commissioner
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4109

    Duties: Associate Commissioner, Office Of Special Educationa and Early Learning (OSEEL), lead for OSEEL work

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Morrison, Carol Ann
    Director of the Division of State Schools
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4123

    Duties: Provides leadership, direction and oversight of the operation of Kentucky School for the Blind and Kentucky School for the Deaf

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of State Schools
  • Starkey, Sylvia
    Director of Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4118

    Duties: Provides leadership, direction and oversight of the Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results (DIMR)

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • White, Erma
    Exceptional Child Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4105

    Duties: Conducts IDEA Monitoring, Corrections lead, Corrective Action Plan (CAP) management

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Anderson, Kathie
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4133

    Duties: Gifted & Talented

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Gould, Angela
    Administrative Specialist III
    Tel: (502)564-4970 ext.4137

    Duties: Provides administrative support to the Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results (DIMR), Corrective Action Plan (CAP) management

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Riley, Jennifer
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4137

    Duties: 619 Coordinator

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Zimmerman, Alisa
    Exceptional Children Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4122

    Duties: Conducts IDEA Monitoring, serves as the Monitoring Lead, Corrective Action Plan (CAP) management

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Sams, Brittany
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4522

    Duties: IDEA Preschool

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Buchanan, Bill
    Program Consultant II
    Tel: 502-564-4970 ext. 4702

    Duties: Early Learning Policy, State Work Groups, Preschool Reports

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Craig, Andrea
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4115

    Duties: State Systemic Improvement Plan

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Ayer, Pam
    Executive Administrative Secretary
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4530

    Duties: Executive Administrative Secretary

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Johnson, Allison
    Exceptional Children Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4507

    Duties: IDEA Guidance and Support

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Williams, PhD, Thomas
    Executive Strategic Policy Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4151

    Duties: Policy Advisor for the Office of Special Education and Early Learning (OSEEL)

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Compton , Jonathan
    IDEA Fiscal Liaison
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4126

    Duties: IDEA Fiscal Liaison

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Lacy , Roger
    Compliance / Monitoring Support
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4138

    Duties: Compliance / Monitoring Support

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • McCowan, Joseph
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4121

    Duties: Advisory Group Liaison

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Paynter, Jane
    Director of Special Education
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4102

    Duties: Oversees the Special Education program at KSB/KSD

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of State Schools
  • Williams, Jackie
    Assistant Director, Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4521

    Duties: Assistant Director, Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Sullivan, Veronica
    Director, Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4414

    Duties: Division Director

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Waldroup, Amanda
    Assistant Director, Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4506

    Duties: Assistant Director

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Martin, Gary
    SPDG / Monitoring / GMAP Support
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4157

    Duties: SPDG / Monitoring / GMAP Support

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Miller, Karla
    IDEA Fiscal Liaison
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4155

    Duties: IDEA Fiscal Liaison

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Patterson, Amy
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4513

    Duties: IDEA Part B Data Manager

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Slone, Jarrod
    Compliance / Monitoring Support
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4134

    Duties: Comprehensive Coordinated Early Intervening Services, Coordinated Early Intervening Services, Physical Restraint and Seclusion

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Riley, Emma
    Deaf Blind Support / State Schools
    Tel: (502) 385-0401

    Duties: KDE/KDBP Transition Coordinator / Deaf-Blind Support

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Thacker, Chris
    Data / Finance Support
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4132

    Duties: Data / Finance Support

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Cook, Ashley
    Exceptional Children Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4152

    Duties: Exceptional Children Consultant

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Williams, Ph.D, Thomas
    Executive Strategic Policy Analyst
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4151

    Duties: Policy Advisor for the Office of Special Education and Early Learning (OSEEL)

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning
  • Robey, Toyah
    Principal - Kentucky School for the Deaf
    Tel: (859)-239-7017 ext. 6752

    Duties: Principal of Kentucky School for the Deaf: Oversees the day to day operations of the KSD.

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of State Schools
  • Bartholomew, Andrea
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4722

    Duties: School Readiness Branch Manager

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Pieper, April
    Branch Manager
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext.4519

    Duties: Branch Manager

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Oglesby, Taysha
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4546

    Duties: Preschool Enrollment Count, GMAP

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Sinclair-Morris, Peggy
    Principal - Kentucky School for the Blind
    Tel: (502)-897-1583

    Duties: Principal of Kentucky School for the Blind: Oversees the day to day operations of the KSB

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of State Schools
  • Sharp, Tania
    Exceptional Child Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4124

    Duties: Conducts IDEA Monitoring, 1% waiver lead, Corrective Action Plan (CAP) management

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Farra, Susan
    Exceptional Children Constultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4136

    Duties: Special Transportation; Special Education

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • McCrary, Carrie
    Food Service Director - Program Coordinator - KSB/KSD
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4142

    Duties: Food Service Coordinator

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of State Schools
  • Liguori, Stacy
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4525

    Duties: IDEA Waivers, LEA Annual Determinations, Risk Assessment

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Ernst, Stephanie
    Academic Program Consultant
    Tel: 502-892-6622 ext.4520

    Duties: Preschool State Transformation Specialist

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Barnette, Nicole
    Exceptional Child Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970

    Duties: Conducts IDEA Monitoring and Corrective Action Plan (CAP) management

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Hensely, Shasta
    Exceptional Children Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4103

    Duties: Parent and Family Engagement, English Leaners with Disabilities

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Coffey, Matt
    Systems Consultant IT
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 2275

    Duties: Special education data analysis and visualization

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Atkins, Rebecca
    Program Consultant, Communications Coordinator
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4708

    Duties: OSEEL Website Coordinator, GMAP, ESS

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • McCown, Julie
    Exceptional Children Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564- 4970 ext. 4143

    Duties: IDEA Formal Complaint Investigator, special education dispute resolution

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Williams, Malaika
    Program Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970

    Duties: IDEA Preschool

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool
  • Jones, Jessica
    Exceptional Child Consultant
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4144

    Duties: Conducts IDEA Monitoring, Related Services lead, Corrective Action Plan (CAP) management

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Monitoring and Results
  • Earles, Laura
    Administrative Specialist II
    Tel: (502) 564-4970 ext. 4512

    Duties: Administrative support

    Office of Special Education and Early Learning/Division of IDEA Implementation and Preschool










    Shravanthi Raghavapuram
    Office of the Commissioner
    Division of Communications
    300 Sower Blvd., 5th Floor
    Frankfort, KY 40601
    (502) 564-2000 Ext: 4426

    shravanthi.raghavapuram@education.ky.gov


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