Special Education Procedural Support - Contact Information

Contact information for the programs and services provided by the Office of Special Education Procedural Support

Office of Special Education Procedural Support

  • Director: Dr. Jane Strong, 571-423-4290
  • Administrative Assistant: Lisa Knox

Due Process and Eligibility

  • Coordinator: Dawn Schaefer, 571-423-4470
  • Administrative Assistant: Julie Moore, 571-423-4470
  • IEP Specialist: Andrew Guillen, 571-423-4818
  • Senior Specialists:
    • Lourrie Duddridge, 571-423-4817
    • Jennifer Krempasky, 571-423-4819
  • Specialists:
    • Beth Cantu, 571-423-4812
    • Cameron Hibshman, 571-423-4816

Procedural Support Services

  • Coordinator: Debbie Lorenzo, 571-423-4101
  • Procedural Support Liaisons (PSL)
    • Program Manager: Angelina Prestipino, 571-423-4813
      • PSL – Annandale Pyramid: Mike Schmidt, 703-317-1422
      • PSL – Edison Pyramid: Marie Beeken, 703-317-3024
      • PSL - Falls Church Pyramid: Dawn Clements,571-423-4040
      • PSL – Hayfield Pyramid: Michelle Waller, 703-317-1410
      • PSL- Lake Braddock: Susan DeFrees, 571-423-4233
      • PSL – Lee Pyramid: Wanda Holloway,703-317-1411
      • PSL – Mt Vernon Pyramid: Sandra Streeter, 703-317-1408
      • PSL – Robinson Pyramid: Mary McGreevy, 571-423-4579
      • PSL – South County Pyramid: Jean Massie, 703-317-1412
      • PSL – Justice Pyramid: Courtney Miller, 703-317-3002
      • PSL – West Potomac: Ashley Skinner, 703-317-3012
      • PSL – Woodson Pyramid: Kelly O’Connell, 703-317-1413
    • Program Manager: Kristina Roman, 571-423-4232
      • PSL – Centreville Pyramid: Teri Pagliuca, 571-423-4183
      • PSL – Chantilly Pyramid: Danielle Amos, 571-423-4148
      • PSL – Fairfax Pyramid: Susan Kannengiesser, 571-423-4237
      • PSL – Herndon Pyramid: Tracy Price, 571-423-4145
      • PSL – Langley Pyramid: Summer Manos, 571-423-4236
      • PSL – Madison Pyramid: George Fister, 571-423-4199
      • PSL – Marshall Pyramid: Nicole Moyer, 571-423-4234
      • PSL – McLean Pyramid: Jeff Barr, 571-423-4147
      • PSL – Oakton Pyramid: Carly Zook, 571-423-4013
      • PSL – South Lakes Pyramid: Jackie Prendergast, 571-423-1364
      • PSL – Westfield Pyramid: Kelly Petty, 571-423-4146
      • PSL – W. Springfield Pyramid: Monique Blunder,571-423-4035

Multi-Agency Services

  • Program Manager: Adam Cahuantzi, 571-423-4030
  • Administrative Assistant: Kirstin Stampler, 571-423-4030
  • Educational Support Liaisons:
    • Tim Brown, 571-423-4039
    • Clem Castellano, 571-423-4041
    • Brenda Clancy, 571-423-4214
    • Jennifer King,  571-423-4042
    • Katie Sewastynowicz, 571-423-4165
    • Dora Tetteyfio, 571-423-4038
  • Other Agency Placed Students (OAPP): Patricia Coleman, 571-423-4026
  • Psychologist: Peggy Moore, 571-423-4033
  • School Psychologist: Mary Soles, 571-423-4036
  • School Counselor: Mani Deneke, 571-423-4032
  • School Social Worker: Carol Petro-Long, 571-423-4034​​​​​

Procedural Support Liaisons

The Procedural Support Liaison (PSL) provides information about services or federal, state, or local special education guidelines and procedures. There is one PSL assigned to each pyramid of schools.