Staff Directory

Key Contacts Phone Email
ADE Customer Support 602-542-3710
ADE Certification – Phoenix 602-542-4367
Grants Management Enterprise System/ ARRA Reporting 602-542-3901
School Finance – Main Line 602-542-5695
SAIS Support – ADE Support Center 602-542-7378
SAIS Toll Free Number 1-866-577-9636
GED Information 602-258-2410 #2
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Department Name Phone Email Job Title
Human Resources Employment Specialist (602)542-3186 Employment Hotline
Audit Unit Lisa Eddy (602)364-4061 Chief Auditor
Health and Nutrition Nicholas Dunford (602) 542-8700 Deputy Associate Superintendent
State Board Approved Programs Beth Driscoll (602)364-2191   State Board Approved Programs
Performance Pay Beth Driscoll (602)364-2191 Career Ladder and 301
National Board Certification Beth Driscoll (602)364-2191 National Board Certification
Superintendent's Office Diane Douglas (602)542-5460 Superintendent of Public Instruction
ESS-State Initiatives Melissa DeVries (928)637-1870 Director of State Initiatives and Flagstaff Office
Health and Nutrition - School Nutrition Holly Danielsen (602) 364-0718 School Nutrition Customer Support
CTE-Postsecondary Nicole Clapeck (602)542-4754 Postsecondary Perkins Grants and Accountability
Organizational Development Pat Childress (602)542-3069 DAS of Organizational Development
Accounting Angela Calles (602)542-5232 Accounts Receivable/Fixed Assets
Office of Communications Alexis Burkhart (602) 542-3309 Communications Specialist
ECAP (Education and Career Action Plan) Jim Buchanan (602) 542-5510 Deputy Associate Superintendent
Military Interstate Children’s Compact Commission Jim Buchanan (602) 542-5510 Arizona Education Liaison for MIC3
Dropout Prevention Jan Brite (602)542-4365 Director of Dropout Prevention/School Renewal
Superintendent's Office Michael Bradley (602)542-5460 Chief of Staff
ESS-Operations Cynthia Bolewski (520)628-6330 Director of Operations
Policy Development & Government Relations Ashley Berg (602) 364-2425 Exec. Dir. of Policy Development & Government Relations
Policy Development and Government Relations Rebeca Barela (602) 542-0554 Executive Assistant
Effective Teachers and Leaders Raquel Alvara (602) 364-3452 Education Program Specialist
ESS-Alternate Assessment Audra Ahumada (602)542-4061 Director of Alternate Assessment
Superintendent's Office Sarah Accardi (602)542-5460  
School Finance   (602)542-5695 Budget Team
Alternative Pathways (Interns)   (602)542-4367 Alternative Paths (Transition to Teaching)
Adult Education Services   (602)258-2410 Main Number
School Finance   (602)542-5695 Payment Team
Assessment   (602)542-5031 Assessment Representative
School Finance   (602)542-5695 General Inbox
Certification   (602)542-4367 Certification Representative
ESS-Parent Information   (888)877-5910   Parent Information Network
Accountability   (602) 542-5151    
Early Childhood   (602)364-1530 Early Childhood Development Specialist
NCLB   (602)364-1842 NCLB Highly Qualified Teacher Representative
Certification   (602)542-2972 Investigations
GED Testing - Adult Education Services       Client Services Representative
ESS (Special Education)   (602)542-4013 ESS Phoenix Office
Effective Teachers and Leaders   (602)364-1842 HQT Support and Assistance
Charter School Information   (602)364-3080   Arizona State Board of Charter Schools
School Finance   (602) 542-5695 Operations Support
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