Jerry Walters
CESA #11 Administrator

Beth Tilleson
Head Start Director

Sheri Norgard
Early Head Start Director

Emily Kessler
Administrative Assistant

Wendy Marek
Human Resources Coordinator

Brandi Warner

Health/Database Management


Ashley Pierce

Health Specialist

Mona Karau
Transportation Coordinator

Angie Lueck

Early Childhood Education (ECE) Coach/Mentor Coordinator

Ashley O'Brien

Early Childhood Education (ECE) Coach/Mentor Coordinator

Becky Evan

Early Childhood Education (ECE) Coach/Mentor Coordinator

Tracy Dowling

Early Childhood Education (ECE) Coach/Mentor Coordinator

Alice Boyd

Early Childhood Education (ECE) Coach/Mentor Coordinator

Carrie Lecheler
Family Services Coordinator

Melinda Keifat
Family Services Coordinator


Sandy Johnson
IT Support and Policy Council Support


Petula Farley
Accounting Clerk

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