DRE Staff Contact Information

To Contact the NDE Help Desk:
ADVISERHelp@nebraskacloud....
888.285.0056 (Voicemail line only)

To Submit a Data Request:
Visit the Nebraska Education Profile
Data Request Form

Administrative Team

Vacant
Senior Administrator

Ben Nelson
Project Manager (Contractor)
Sara Simonsen
Office Associate IV

Applications Development Section

David Hefley
Director of Application Development, IT Applications Developer Lead
Frank Ako
PHP Developer (Contractor)
Karissa Crane
IT Applications Developer Senior (Contractor)
Mike Eckel
IT Applications Developer Senior (Contractor)
Puttu Hegde
IT Applications Developer Senior (Contractor)
Duncan Hsu
IT Applications Developer Senior
Adam Johnson
IT Applications Developer Senior
Ya Li
IT Applications Developer Senior
Satya Putana Raju
IT Applications Developer Senior
Sushmitha Sayempu
Senior .Net Developer (Contractor)
Sri Talluri
IT Applications Developer Senior (Contractor)
Kor Tot
IT Applications Developer Senior

Data Collections Section

Jill Aurand
Director of Data Collections
Abhinay Dornala
IT Data/Database Analyst Senior
Janice Nitz
IT Data/Database Analyst
Sita Reddy
IT Data/Database Analyst
Max Reiner
IT Applications Developer Senior

Research and Evaluation Section

Hongwook Suh, Ph.D.
Director of Research and Evaluation, Psychometrician Lead
Fisayo Adeniyan
Statistical Research Specialist
Kunal Dash
Statistical Research Analyst
Shawn Gu
Research Assistant (Contractor)
Justine Yeo
Statistical Research Analyst

Data Architecture/Business Intelligence Section

Abhishek Das
Data Architect/Business Intelligence Lead
Ramjikumar Bunha
ETL Developer (Contractor)
Vivek Gorley
ETL Developer (Contractor)
Jagjeet Makhija
Business Intelligence Developer (Contractor)
Abhishek Parida
IT Data/Database Analyst Senior

Data Quality and Support Section

Ganesan Kanagarajan
Director of Data Quality and Support
Ginny Carter
Program Leader of NDE Help Desk, Help Desk Specialist Senior
Naomi Kohles
IT Help Desk Specialist
Aimee Muehling
IT Help Desk Specialist (Contractor)
Denise Schuyler
IT Help Desk Specialist
Updated January 4, 2021 12:51pm