Contact Us-SPED Staff Directory

Office of Special Education Contact List–Directory by Topic (PDF)

Nebraska Dept. of Education – SPED
6th Floor NSOB
301 Centennial Mall South
P.O. Box 94987
Lincoln, NE 68509-4987

Phone: 402-471-2471
Fax: 402-742-1160

Office of Special Education Staff

Amy Rhone
Office of Special Education
Administrator/State Director
Kris Elmshaeuser
Office of Special Education
Assistant State Director
Leslie Galloway
Office of Special Education
Assistant to Amy Rhone
Amy Bunnell
Office of Special Education
Program Specialist III, Early Childhood Special Education Supervisor
Christopher Chambers
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist II, IDEA Part B Program Specialist
Jamie Chambers
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist III, IDEA Part B Program Specialist
Teresa Coonts
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist III, IDEA Low Incidence and Autism Director
Jo Gunderson
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist III, IDEA Part B Program Specialist
Theresa Hayes
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist III, IDEA Part B Program Specialist
Sharon Heater
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist II, IDEA Assessment Specialist
Rhea Hochstein
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist III, IDEA Part B Program Specialist
Karen Hoffman
Office of Special Education
Office Associate IV, IDEA Part C Assistant, NeChildFind
Ginny Howard
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist III, Early Childhood Specialist
Cole Johnson
Office of Special Education
Program Specialist III, PRT Director, Early Intervention Data Manager
Nicole Leafty
Office of Special Education
Office Associate IV, IDEA Part B Support
Mary Lenser
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist III, IDEA Part B Program Specialist
Robyn Okamoto
Office of Special Education
Program Specialist III, IDEA Data Manager
Suzie Pierce
Office of Special Education
Program Specialist II, Fiscal Support Specialist
Heather Pohl
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist III, IDEA Preschool (619) Program Specialist
Greg Prochazka
Office of Special Education
Program Specialist IV, Fiscal Director
Katherine Williamson
Office of Special Education
Office Associate IV, Assistant to Steve Milliken, IDEA Part B Program Support
Kelly Wojcik
Office of Special Education
Education Specialist III, IDEA Part B Program Specialist
Updated October 6, 2020 2:27pm