Ben Shuldiner




Carrie Christian

Executive Assistant to the Superintendent

519 W. Kalamazoo Street.
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 755-1010

Lansing Pathway Promise, Sinking Fund,

Todd Coe
Plant Moran CRESA
Sinking Fund Owner’s Rep LPP Bond Owner’s Rep

Sergio Keck

Deputy Superintendent of Special Populations

Special Education, CTE, Lansing Promise, Preschool/GSRP/Head Start, Adult Education, WIOA Youth, Board Policy Committee, Bilingual Education, Ingham County Youth, Junior Board, Dr. Eva L. Evans Welcome Center, Ebersole CenterEquine Center

Claudia Cabrera-Rodriguez

Executive Assistant

519 W. Kalamazoo Street.
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 755-1020

Angela Barry
Trisha Black
Assistant Director of Universal Preschool Coordinator of Special Populations
Ben Botwinski
Nicole Millsap
Director of Ebersole Center Director of CTE
Nicole Namy
Eileen Prihoda
Director of Special Populations
Director of Special Education
Amber Lee
Lori Abbott-Smith
Capital Area K-12 Online Principal Beekman Principal
Nate Gatlin
Director of Alternative Education

Jessica Benavides

Deputy Superintendent of Schools

Schools, Instruction, DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion), Evaluations, Assessment, Athletics, MICIP

Principals, School Improvement MICIP, Data Evaluation, Research Requests, RGB3, IRIPs, Steering Committees, Curriculum, DIAFL, Instructional Council, New Visions Portal, Partnership, Professional Development

Michelle Laing
Sarah Hipps
Executive Assistant Project Manager

519 W. Kalamazoo Street
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 755-2090 Office
(517) 755-1049 Fax

Schools Division

Kim Johnson-Ray
Ariel Rodriguez Peña
Senior Director of Elementary Education Senior Director of Middle Years and Academies  
Mitch Foster
Senior Director of Secondary Education    

Instructional Division

Yvonne Thomas
Sarah Odneal, Ed.D.
Director of Instruction (K-8, Math & Science) Director of Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Heather Guerra
Anna DiPonio
Director of Instruction (K-8, Literacy & Social Studies) Director of Assessment and Evaluation
Lisa Dean
Michelle Lake
Director of Instruction (High School) Instructional Systems Improvement & Professional Development Coordinator

Leigh Schafer
James Galloway
Asst. Director of Educator Quality Supports School Accountability Analyst

Kim Adams

Assistant Superintendent for Finance & Budget

519 W. Kalamazoo Street
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 755-3005 Office

Cynthia Armstead

Executive Assistant

Jon Laing
Melanie Beaumont
Chief Financial Officer Budget Director

(517) 755-3026

(517) 755-3007
Danielle Kahler
Curt Burnam
Accounting Manager Director of State & Federal Programs
Nikki McZee
Director of Competitive Grants  

Cordelia Black

Executive Director of School Culture

Executive Director of the following programs, initiatives and grants to improve School Culture and Climate:  Athletics, Student Athletic Development, Public SafetyTitle IX, District Support Specialist Program, Attendance Team, Homeless Program (FORT), Student ServicesNursing, Health & Sex Education, Homebound Services, Parent Community Advisory Committee (PCAC), Community Outreach, Mental Health, Project PEACE, CRPBIS, Social Emotional Learning (SEL), Michigan Department of Education SEL Grant, U.S. Department of Education, and U.S. Department of Justice STOP Grant.

Angela Warren
Leticia Chambers
Coordinator Secretary  


4200 Wainwright Ave.
Lansing, MI 48911
(517) 755-2800
(517) 755-2809 Fax

Jennifer West
Bruce Lankheet
Director of Culture & Climate Director of Public Safety
Susan Wheeler
Director of Health  

Kristina Tokar

Chief Operating Officer

519 W. Kalamazoo Street
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 755-2000
(517)755-2009 Fax

Clayton Ross

Director of Human Resources

Erin Miracle

Human Resources Manager

(Employee Relations, Compliance Coordinator)

Myrical Barton
  Data Specialist
Alexandre Fulce
Steve Tapia
Project Specialist Payroll & Benefits Specialist
Michael McClendon
Beth Farrand
Office Specialist Payroll Specialist
Thomas Cabello
Generalist Generalist (Elementary)
Elijah Brown
Justin Dam
Generalist (Middle Years & Academies) Generalist (M&C/WW/WC/Admin/Ebersole)
Jacqueline Lutz
Andrew Utter
Payroll Specialist Human Resources Recruiter

Avery Dull
Tabitha Reinecke
Human Resources Compliance Officer Human Resources Compliance Officer - Certifications – Permits


Human Resources Recruiter


Cable Channel 21, Graphic Design, Print and Graphics Center, District Events, Website

519 W. Kalamazoo Street
Lansing, MI 48933
(517) 755-1036 Office

Jenna Erbele
Cathy Goven
Communications & Events Manager Print Shop Technician
Courtney Jenkins
TC Mingus
Print Shop Technician Marketing & Recruitment Specialist
Ashley Pendergast
Dakotah Salazar
Graphic Designer Auditorium Technician
Ron Stratton
Media Producer  

Kristina Tokar

Chief Operating Officer

Human Resources, Technology, Pupil Accounting, Operations, Transportation, Facilities Management, Food Service, Payroll, Benefits, Communications

Clayton Ross
Lori Brandon
Director of Human Resources Director of Operations
Jeff Vanderlaan
Director of Technology


11,500 Enrollment by 2025
85% Graduation Rate by 2025
90% Attendance by 2025