Statewide System of Support (SSoS)

SSoS Regional Staff

Each Regional Team is led by Regional Co-Directors. The teams collaborate with districts to assess their strengths and needs, facilitate access to resources and professional development, establish partnerships and networks, and deliver individualized assistance for the region's districts and schools.

Coastal SSoS Team

West/Central SSoS Team

Susan Berglund , Regional Co-Director
Mary Ann Jackman , Regional Co-Director
Kerry Akashian , Literacy Specialist
Phil Bassett , Assistance Lead
Leslie Blaney , Data Specialist
Hilary Bresnahan , Data Specialist
Andrea Condit , Assistance Lead
Amy Gerade , Educator Development
Rebecca Hyde , Assistance Lead
Nancy Legan , Assistance Lead
Helene Levine , Literacy Specialist
Kathi Norton , Resource Coordinator
Marcia O'Neil , Assistance Lead
Maryanne Palmer , Assistance Lead
Hillary Paul Metcalf , Science Specialist
Joe Petner , Assistance Lead
Anita Rodriguez , Assistance Lead
Martha Starr , Assistance Lead
David Troughton , Assistance Lead
Leah Tuckman , Math Specialist
David Valade , English Language Learners
Casel Walker , Assistance Lead
Donna Harlan , Regional Co-Director
Joan Tuttle , Regional Co-Director
Joe Connors , Assistance Lead
Les Edinson , Assistance Lead
Matt Holloway , Educator Development
Eileen Jachym , Assistance Lead
Sarah Jordan , Assistance Lead/Data Specialist
Susan Kazeroid , Literacy Specialist
Tom Lamey , Assistance Lead
Bruce MacDonald , Assistance Lead
Tracey Martineau , Literacy Specialist
Meto Raha , Math Specialist
Heather Richard , Assistance Lead
Ken Rocke , Assistance Lead
Nicole Scola , Science Specialist
Dean Scranton , Assistance Lead
Christine Shea , Assistance Lead/Data Specialist
Zach Smith , Assistance Lead/Data Specialist
Ian Stith , Math Specialist
David Valade , English Language Learners
Bob Vaughan , Assistance Lead
Joe Wyman , Assistance Lead/Data Specialist

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TTY: (800) 439-2370


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