ESS Staff Directory

Please note that the website for the Empowerment Scholarship Account is You can reach the ESA staff by email or telephone 602-364-1969.

Please visit the ESS Organization Chart to find a specific program area or ESS employee.  Use the search feature below to get contact information.

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Please note the new address of the Arizona Department of Education, Exceptional Student Services section’s Phoenix office.

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Phoenix Office Flagstaff Office Tucson Office
3300 N. Central Ave.
24th Floor
Phoenix, AZ 85012
Phone: (602) 542-4013
Fax: (602) 542-5404
3100 N. West St., Suite #300
Flagstaff, AZ 86004
Phone: (928) 637-1860
Fax: (928) 526-5279
400 W. Congress, Suite 241
Tucson, AZ 85701
Phone: (520) 628-6330
Fax: (520) 628-6324

Mailing Address:

1535 W. Jefferson St., Bin #24
Phoenix, AZ 85007


Entries for ESS Staff Directory

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First Last Department Phone Email Job Title
Teresa Kirkman Program Support and Monitoring (602)542-3005 Program Specialist - Phoenix
La'Thea Nevills Data Management (602)542-3057 Data Collection Coordinator
Cynthia Roller Alternate Assessment (602)542-3059 Alternate Assessment Coordinator
Julie Albertson Dispute Resolution (602)542-3084 Dispute Resolution Coordinator
Kacey Gregson Dispute Resolution (602)542-3084 Director of Dispute Resolution
Jeff Studer Dispute Resolution (602)542-3124 Early Resolution Specialist
Andi Asel Secondary Transition (602)542-3153 Transition Specialist - Western Arizona
Denise Pawlak Funding (602)542-3398 Grant Compliance Specialist
Evelyn Benavidez Funding (602)542-3850 Grant Compliance Specialist
Alice Nunes Funding (602)542-3851 Administrative Assistant
Jeannette Zemeida Secondary Transition (602)542-3855 Senior Administrative Assistant
Sandra Laine PLS (602)542-3962 Reading Specialist
Ellen Hallan PLS (602)542-4006 Administrative Assistant
Maura Mall Program Support and Monitoring (602)542-4013 Director of Program Support and Monitoring
Angela Denning Exceptional Student Services (602)542-4013 Deputy Associate Superintendent
Mary Keeney Assistive Technology (602)542-4016 AT Specialist - Phoenix
Tanya Amador Funding (602)542-4022 Grant Compliance Specialist
Jennifer Huber PLS (602)542-4058 Program Specialist - Recruitment, Retention, and Teacher Preparation
Audra Ahumada Alternate Assessment (602)542-4061 Director of Alternate Assessment
Ingrid Rope Funding (602)542-4064 Grant Compliance Specialist
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