Department Directory
Department Directory
   
Michael Griffin
Assistant Superintendent for Curriculum and Instruction
Martha Yorston
Admin. Assistant to Asst. Supt. for C&I 
   
Student Services
Carri Eddy, Ed.D.
Executive Director of Student Services
817.215.0079
Laurie Adams
Admin. Assistant to Executive Director of Student Services
817.215.0079 
Mary Seltzer
Director of Student Services
817.215.0968
Lisa Wheet
Secretary, Student Services and Counseling
817.215.0013 
Jamie Farber
Director of Counseling
817.215.0187
 
Jennifer Bailey
District RTI Coordinator
jennifer.bailey@nisdtx.org
817.215.0032
 
Victoria Cole
504/At-Risk Coordinator
victoria.cole@nisdtx.org
817.215.1067
 
Ruth Ann Beagle
Dyslexia Facilitator
rbeagle@nisdtx.org
Ronda Howle
Secretary
817.215.0113
Veronica Law
Coordinator of Dual Language, ESL and World Languages
veronica.law@nisdtx.org
817.698.1030
 
Whitney Bass
Reading Recovery Lead Teacher 
wbass02@nisdtx.org

 
Special Education
Micah Gierkey
Executive Director of Special Education
817.215.0985
Shana Martin
Administrative Assistant, Special Education
817.215.0075
Stacey Parker
Director of Special Education
Evaluation and Staff Compliance
817.215.0036
 
Kristine Kelly
Director of Special Education
Instruction and Related Services
817.215.0984
 
   
Secondary Education
Logan Faris, Ed.D.
Executive Director of Secondary Education
817.215.0080
Tammy McCreary
Admin. Assistant to Executive Director of Secondary Education
817.215.0080 
   
Career and Technical Education
CyLynn Braswell
Executive Director of College Career Readiness & Innovation
817.215.0207
Ann Sayre
Admin. Assistant to Executive Director of College Career Readiness & Innovation
817.215.0273 
Katrina Sanguras
College & Career Readiness Compliance Specialist
817.698.1003
 
Bobby Morris
Director of College and Career Readiness
817.215.0032
 
   
Elementary Education
Kim Becan
Executive Director of Elementary Education 
817.215.0982
Jenny James
Admin Assistant to Executive Director of Elementary Education
817.215.0218 

 
Fine Arts
Kevin Lacefield, Ed.D.
Executive Director of Fine Arts
817.215.0159
Amy Kleckner
Administrative Assistant to Executive Director of Fine Arts
817.215.0159 
Rebecca O'Donovan
Executive Director of Fine Arts
817.215.0142
Kate Kayser
Fine Arts Secretary
817.698.1064
   
Curriculum and Staff Development
Stephanie Espinosa, Ed.D.
Executive Director of Curriculum and Staff Development
817.215.0021
Alicia Komarek
Admin Assistant to Executive Director of Curriculum and Staff Development
817.215.0021 
   
Research, Assessment & Accountability
Melissa DeSimone, Ed.D.
Executive Director of Research, Assessment & Accountability
817.215.0057
Ronda Cagle
Admin Assistant to Executive Director of Research, Assessment & Accountability
817.215.0083 
Leslie Russell
District Assessment Coordinator
817.215.0062
 
Jennifer Allen
District PEIMS Coordinator
817.215.0933
 
Susan Stuebe
District PEIMS Specialist
817.689.1039
 
Marlene Mendez
PEIMS Student Program Specialist
817.215.0100
 
Charisse Byrne
PEIMS Special Education/Student Services Specialist
817.215.0054
 
   
Outdoor Learning Center
Amy Hollenshead
Outdoor Learning Center Coordinator
817.698.1820
Allyson Luppy
Secretary, OLC
817.698.1815  
   
Science
Kelly Suarez
Elementary Science Coordinator
817.215.0060
Mary Valencia
Secretary, Science
817.215.0038
Terry Ward
Secondary Science Coordinator
817.215.0116
 
   
Language Arts
Sunni Johnson, Ph.D.
Elementary Language Arts Coordinator
817.215.0199
Carrie Knight
Secretary, Language Arts
817.215.0294 
Brittnie Bragg
Secondary Language Arts Coordinator
817.215.0942
 
   
Social Studies
Darci Bickley
Social Studies Coordinator
817.215.0085
Mary Valencia
Secretary, Social Studies
817.215.0038
   
   
Mathematics and Advanced Academics
Jamie Garcia
Elementary Math Coordinator
817.215.0028
Lori Benes
Secretary, Math and Advanced Academics
817.215.0067
Melanye Griffin
Secondary Math Coordinator
817.215.0153
 
Audra Rowell
Advanced Academics Coordinator
817.215.0139
 
   
Early Childhood
Deanne Colley
Coordinator
Ronda Howle
Secretary, Dyslexia
817.215.0113
   
Health
George Lutkenhaus
Assistant Athletics Director
817.698.1018