Improving Systems, Practices, and Outcomes

Section 619 Coordinators

Data Current as of February 25, 2020

Because the following information is highly subject to change, the ECTA Center cannot ensure the accuracy of this contact list. To let us know of corrections to this list, please see ECTA State Contact Assignments and notify the ECTA State Contact directly. 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

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

Arizona


Arkansas


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
  • AltPhone1: (505) 980 - 2972
  • Fax: (505) 563-5281
  • Email: sue.bement@bie.edu
  • Website: http://www.bie.edu/

California


Colorado


Connecticut

  • Andrea Brinnel, 619 Coordinator
  • Bureau of Special Education
  • State Department of Education
  • 165 Capitol Avenue
  • Hartford, CT 06106
  • Phone: (860) 713-6941
  • Fax: (860) 713-7023
  • Email: Andrea.Brinnel@ct.gov
  • Website: http://portal.ct.gov/SDE.

Delaware


Department of Defense


District of Columbia

  • Dawn Hilton, 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) 545-7222
  • AltPhone1: (202) 297-2803
  • Fax: (202) 727-2019
  • Email: dawn.hilton1@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

  • Micole Talley, Special Education Preschool/619 Coordinator
  • Division for Special Education Services
  • Georgia Department of Education
  • 1870 Twin Towers East
  • 205 Jesse Hill Jr. Drive, SE
  • Atlanta, GA 30334-5010
  • Phone: (404) 656-3066
  • AltPhone1: (404) 695-2126
  • Email: mtalley@doe.k12.ga.us
  • Website: http://gadoe.org/

Guam


Hawaii


Idaho


Illinois


Indiana

  • Jessica Tomasino, Special Education Specialist
  • Department of Education
  • 115 W. Washington Street
  • South Suite 600
  • Indianapolis, IN 46204
  • Phone: (317) 232‐0575
  • AltPhone1: (317) 232‐0570
  • Fax: (317) 232-0589
  • Email: jtomasino@doe.in.gov
  • Website: http://www.doe.in.gov/specialed

Iowa


Kansas

  • Julie Rand, Education Program Consultant
  • 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) 296-1944
  • Fax: (785) 291-3791
  • Email: jrand@ksde.org
  • Website: http://www.ksde.org/Default.aspx?tabid=528

Kentucky


Louisiana


Maine

  • Kris Michaud, State Early Childhood Special Education Technical Advisor
  • State IEU Child Development Services
  • ME Department of Education
  • State House Station #146
  • Augusta, ME 04333
  • Phone: (207) 592-1406
  • Fax: (207) 624-6661
  • Email: Kristopher.Michaud@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

Maryland


Massachusetts


Michigan


Minnesota


Mississippi

  • Candace Taylor, Early Childhood Instructional Specialist/619 Coordinator
  • Office of Elementary Education and Reading
  • Mississippi Department of Education
  • PO Box 771
  • Jackson, MS 39205-0771
  • Phone: (601) 359-2586
  • Fax: (601) 359-3498
  • Email: CaTaylor@mdek12.org
  • Website: www.mde.k12.ms.us

Missouri


Montana


Nebraska


Nevada


New Hampshire


New Jersey


New Mexico


New York


North Carolina

  • Dawn Meskil, Interim 619 Coordinator
  • State Department of Public Instruction and Exceptional Children's Program
  • NC Office of Early Learning
  • 6307 Mail Service Center
  • Raleigh, NC 27699-6307
  • Phone: 828-649-5290
  • Email: dawn.meskil@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


Pennsylvania


Puerto Rico


Rhode Island


South Carolina


South Dakota


Tennessee


Texas


Utah


Vermont


Virgin Islands


Virginia


Washington

  • Ryan Guzman, 619 Coordinator/Early Childhood Special Education
  • 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: ryan.guzman@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

  • Deana Smith, Part B 619 Coordinator and Early Intervention Coordinator
  • Special Education Programs Division
  • Wyoming Department of Education
  • 122 W. 25th Street Suite 200
  • Cheyenne, WY 82002
  • Phone: (307) 777-5326
  • Fax: (307) 777-6324
  • Email: deana.smith@wyo.gov
  • Website: https://edu.wyoming.gov/