Improving Systems, Practices and Outcomes

State Section 619 Coordinators

Data Current as of December 6, 2016

Note: Because the following information is highly subject to change, the ECTA Center cannot ensure the accuracy of this contact list. Please E-mail corrections to this list to ectacenter@unc.edu. The outlying jurisdictions (American Samoa, Federated States of Micronesia, Guam, Marshall Islands, Northern Mariana Islands, Palau, Virgin Islands), DOD, and BIE are not eligible to receive Section 619 funds but do have Preschool Coordinators listed below.

Alabama | Alaska | American Samoa | Arizona | Arkansas | Bureau of Indian Education | California | Colorado | Connecticut | Delaware | Department of Defense | District of Columbia | Fed. States of Micronesia | Florida | Georgia | Guam | Hawaii | Idaho | Illinois | Indiana | Iowa | Kansas | Kentucky | Louisiana | Maine | Marshall Islands | Maryland | Massachusetts | Michigan | Minnesota | Mississippi | Missouri | Montana | Nebraska | Nevada | New Hampshire | New Jersey | New Mexico | New York | North Carolina | North Dakota | Northern Mariana Islands | Ohio | Oklahoma | Oregon | Palau | Pennsylvania | Puerto Rico | Rhode Island | South Carolina | South Dakota | Tennessee | Texas | Utah | Vermont | Virgin Islands | Virginia | Washington | West Virginia | Wisconsin | Wyoming

Alabama

Alaska

American Samoa

  • Segia Ioane, Preschool Contact
  • Special Education Division
  • Department of Education
  • PO Box 4120
  • Pago Pago, AS 96799
  • Phone: (684) 633-1323
  • Fax: (684) 633-1641
  • Email: ioane_tuia@yahoo.com

Arizona

Arkansas

  • Yvonne Greene, 619 Coordinator
  • Special Education
  • Arkansas State Department of Education
  • 1401 West Capitol Mall, Suite 450
  • Little Rock, AR 72201-1021
  • Phone: (501) 682-4225
  • Fax: (501) 682-5168
  • Email: Yvonne.Greene@arkansas.gov
  • Website: https://arksped.k12.ar.us/

Bureau of Indian Education

  • Sue Bement, Acting Supervisory Ed Specialist, Early Childhood
  • Division of Performance and Accountability
  • Bureau of Indian Education/Albuquerque Service Center
  • 1011 Indian School Road, NW, Suite 332
  • Albuquerque, NM 87104
  • Phone: (505) 563-5274
  • Fax: (505) 563-5281
  • Email: sue.bement@bie.edu
  • Website: http://www.bie.edu/

California

Colorado

Connecticut

Delaware

Department of Defense

District of Columbia

  • Carlene Reid, Supervisory Coordinator for Special Education (Part B, 619)
  • Division of Early Learning
  • Office of the State Superintendent for Education (OSSE)
  • 810 First Street NE, 9th Floor
  • Washington, DC 20002
  • Phone: (202) 727-7635
  • AltPhone1: (202) 297-2803
  • Fax: (202) 727-2019
  • Email: carlene.reid@dc.gov
  • Website: http://osse.dc.gov/service/early-learning

Fed. States of Micronesia

  • Cynthia Saimon, Early Childhood Special Education Coordinator
  • Department of Education
  • Federated States of Micronesia
  • PO Box P
  • Kolonia, Pohnpei, FM 96941
  • Phone: (691) 320-8982
  • Fax: (691) 320-5404
  • Email: csaimon@dss.edu.fm
  • Website: http://www.fsmsped.org/dashboard/

Florida

Georgia

  • Camilla Moss, 619 Program Coordinator
  • Divisions for Special Education Services and Supports
  • State Department of Education
  • 1870 Twin Towers East
  • 205 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, SE
  • Atlanta, GA 30334
  • Phone: (404) 657-9954
  • Fax: (404) 651-6457
  • Email: cmoss@doe.k12.ga.us
  • Website: http://gadoe.org/

Guam

  • Cathy Tydingco, Preschool Coordinator
  • Division of Special Education
  • Department of Education
  • PO Box DE
  • Hagåtña, GU 96932
  • Phone: (671) 300-1329
  • Fax: (671) 647-4401
  • Email: cbtydingco@gdoe.net

Hawaii

Idaho

Illinois

  • Kristy Doan, Principal Consultant, Early Childhood
  • IL State Board of Education
  • Division of Early Childhood
  • 100 N. First Street, E-225
  • Springfield, IL 62777
  • Phone: (217) 524-4835
  • Fax: (217) 785-7849
  • Email: kdoan@isbe.net
  • Website: http://www.isbe.net/earlychi/Default.htm

Indiana

Iowa

Kansas

  • Barbara A. Dayal, Section 619 Coordinator
  • Vera Lynne Stroup-Rentier, Ph.D., Assistant Director
  • Early Childhood, Special Education and Title Services
  • Kansas State Department of Education
  • Landon State Office Building
  • 900 SW Jackson St., Suite 620
  • Topeka, KS 66612-1212
  • Phone: (785) 296-4941 (Dayal)
    Phone: (785) 296-4941 (Stroup-Rentier, Ph.D.)
  • Fax: (785) 291-3791
  • Email: bdayal@ksde.org
    Email: vstroup-rentier@ksde.org
  • Website: http://www.ksde.org/Default.aspx?tabid=528

Kentucky

Louisiana

Maine

  • Janice E. Breton, Acting CDS State Director; state Director of Special Services
  • Child Development Services
  • Department of Education
  • State House Station #146
  • Augusta, ME 04333
  • Phone: (207) 624-6676
  • Fax: (207) 624-6661
  • Email: janice.breton@maine.gov
  • Website: http://www.maine.gov/doe/cds/

Marshall Islands

  • Frank Horiuchi, Special Education Coordinator
  • RMI Ministry of Education
  • P O Box 911
  • Majuro, MH 96960
  • Phone: (692) 625-5262
  • Fax: (692) 625-3861
  • Email: fahoriuchi@yahoo.com
  • Ramona Albert, Special Education Specialist
  • Special Education Program
  • P O Box 3179
  • Majuro, MH 96960
  • Phone: (692) 625-8398
  • Fax: (692) 625-3861
  • Email: spedmoe@ntamar.net

Maryland

Massachusetts

Michigan

Minnesota

Mississippi

  • Brittany Herrington, Section 619 Coordinator
  • Office of Special Education
  • Mississippi Department of Education
  • 359 North West Street, PO Box 771
  • Jackson, MS 39201
  • Phone: (601) 359-2586
  • Fax: (601) 359-3498
  • Email: BHerrington@mde.k12.ms.us
  • Website: http://www.mde.k12.ms.us/OSE

Missouri

Montana

Nebraska

Nevada

  • Sherry (Halley) Bingham, 619 Coordinator
  • Office of Special Education
  • Nevada Department of Education
  • 9890 S. Maryland Parkway, Suite 221
  • Las Vegas, NV 89183
  • Phone: (702) 486-6460
  • Fax: (702) 486-6624
  • Email: shalley@doe.nv.gov
  • Website: http://www.doe.nv.gov

New Hampshire

New Jersey

New Mexico

New York

North Carolina

  • Vivian James, 619 Preschool Coordinator
  • State Dept. of Public Instruction and Exceptional Children's Program
  • NC Office of Early Learning
  • 2075 Mail Service Center
  • Raleigh, NC 27699-2075
  • Phone: (919) 218-8384
  • Fax: (919) 855-6840
  • Email: vivian.james@dpi.nc.gov
  • Website: http://nceln.fpg.unc.edu/

North Dakota

Northern Mariana Islands

  • Suzanne Lizama, Coordinator
  • CNMI Public Schools
  • PO Box 501370
  • Saipan, MP 96950
  • Phone: (670) 664-3754
  • AltPhone1: (670) 483-3902
  • Fax: (670) 664-3774
  • Email: lizamasuzanne@gmail.com

Ohio

Oklahoma

Oregon

Palau

  • Helen Sengebau, Special Education Director
  • Ministry of Education
  • Republic of Palau
  • PO Box 189
  • Koror, Palau, PW 96940
  • Phone: (680) 488-2568
  • Fax: (680) 488-2830
  • Email: spedcor@palaunet.com
  • Website: http://www.palaumoe.net/

Pennsylvania

Puerto Rico

Rhode Island

South Carolina

South Dakota

Tennessee

Texas

Utah

Vermont

Virgin Islands

Virginia

Washington

  • Valerie Arnold, 619 Coordinator
  • Office of the Superintendent for Public Instruction (OSPI)
  • Special Education Department
  • Old Capitol Building, 600 Washington Street S.E.
  • PO Box 47200
  • Olympia, WA 98504-7200
  • Phone: (360) 725-6075
  • Fax: (360) 586-0247
  • Email: valerie.arnold@k12.wa.us
  • Website: http://www.k12.wa.us/specialed/

West Virginia

  • Ginger Huffman, 619 Coordinator
  • Office of Special Programs, Extended and Early Learning
  • State Department of Education
  • Capitol Complex, Building 6, Room 304
  • 1900 Kanawha Boulevard East
  • Charleston, WV 25305-0330
  • Phone: (304) 558-2696
  • Fax: (304) 558-3741
  • Email: vhuffman@k12.wv.us
  • Website: http://wvde.state.wv.us/osp/

Wisconsin

Wyoming

Early Childhood Technical Assistance Center

  • CB 8040
  • Chapel Hill, NC 27599-8040
  • phone: 919.962.2001
  • fax: 919.966.7463
  • email: ectacenter@unc.edu

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