Contact Us

If you have questions about the Academic Standards or SIT Tool, please contact one of the following individuals:

Cory Epler, PhD, Chief Academic Officer
Nebraska Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
402.471.3240
cory.epler@nebraska.gov
Assistant: Sal Curtis – 402.471.6692 or sally.curtis@nebraska.gov


Marissa Payzant, ELA Education Specialist

Nebraska Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
402.471.4336
marissa.payzant@nebraska.gov
Assistant:  Vacant


Deb Romanek, Math Specialist

Nebraska Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
402.471.2503
deb.romanek@nebraska.gov
Assistant: Vacant


Vacant, Science Specialist

Nebraska Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
Please direct questions & requests to Dr. Cory Epler, Academic Officer
cory.epler@nebraska.gov
Assistant:  Vacant


Harris Payne, Social Studies Director

Nebraska Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
Lincoln, NE 68509
402.471.2449
harris.payne@nebraska.gov
Assistant: Vacant

Updated August 5, 2019 12:32pm