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Department of Education
Grimes State Office Building
400 E 14th St
Des Moines, IA 50319-0146
515-281-5294


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Department of Education Personnel Directories

Office of the Director
Position Personnel Phone Fax
Director Ann Lebo 515-281-3436 515-242-5988
General Counsel Thomas Mayes 515-281-8661 515-242-5988
Operations and Initiatives
Position Personnel Phone Fax
Deputy Director/Chief of Staff Shanlyn Seivert 515-326-5595 515-242-5988
Attorney (Special Education) Rachel Bosovich 515-242-5614 515-242-5988
Legislative Liaison Eric St Clair 515-326-0274 515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Communications and Information Services Heather Doe 515-281-7967 515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Early Childhood Kimberly Villotti 515-725-0652 515-242-5988
Community Colleges and Workforce Preparation
Position Personnel Phone Fax
Division Administrator Jeremy Varner 515-281-8260 515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Community Colleges Amy Gieseke 515-858-2234 515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Career and Technical Education Dennis Harden 515-281-4716 515-242-5988
Finance and Administrative Support Services
Position Personnel Phone Fax
Division Administrator Earl Whipple 515-250-3728 515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Accounting Vacant   515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Information Technology Services Bryan Bauer 515-725-2225 515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of School Business Operations Kassandra Cline 515-326-2242 515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Information and Analysis Services Jay Pennington 515-326-1017 515-242-5988
Learning and Results
Position Personnel Phone Fax
Division Administrator Kim Buryanek 515-281-3333 515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of School Improvement Vacant   515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Learner Strategies and Supports Vacant   515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Federal Programs Vacant   515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Student and Family Special Education Services Barbara Guy 515-689-4073 515-242-5988
Chief, Bureau of Nutrition and Health Services Kala Shipley 515-281-4757 515-242-5988

Printed from the Iowa Department of Education website on September 30, 2022 at 1:32pm.