Contact Us

Assistance is provided by the following Nebraska Department of Education staff. Contact information and a description of services available are included.

Jay Martin
School Safety & Security Director
Scott Stemper
Emergency Operations Plan & School Safety & Security Specialist
Ellen D'Amore
School Safety & Grants Program Specialist
Jalyn Zweerink
School Safety & Security Office Associate
Sally Carlson
Psychological First Aid Lead
Kimberly Jacobson
Suicide Prevention Specialist

Bullying and Cyber Bullying Research

Samantha Kesslring
Bullying and Cyber Bullying Research Associate & Psychological First Aid Support
Jared Noetzel
Bullying and Cyber Bullying Research Associate
Melanie Willis
Bullying and Cyberbullying Research Associate

Extended NDE Partners

Zainab Rida, Ph.D.
Equity Officer and Administrator
Ranae Aspen
The Whole Child Program Team
Tobacco Prevention
Jan Handa
21st Century Community Learning Centers
State Coordinator
Brian Welch
Family and Community Engagement Team
Afterschool, Family and Community Engagement
Updated May 1, 2024 11:56am