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Staff Directory

This directory includes all project staff across the lifespan of people with disabilities.  For a listing of the Activity Coordinators, click here.
Please note: To reach any staff member not listed here by phone you can call our automated attendant at 859-257-1714.
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Debra Hall

Prevention and Training Specialist
SCL Waiver
Phone: 270-781-4065
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Chithra Adams

Director
Evaluation Unit
Phone: 859-218-0245
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Alston Gwen

Quality Review Supervisor
Supports for Community Living Waiver
Phone: 502-352-3660
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Rebekah Banner

Data Support Specialist
Evaluation Unit
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Christina Espinosa Bard

Community Education Director
HDI CATS, E3TC, HAMS
Phone: 859-257-7225
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Teresa Belluscio

Disability Program Specialist II
Dual Enrollment Pilot Program, Summer Leadership Experience Camp
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Lisa Bishop

Assistant Data Analyst
E3TC
Phone: 859-312-5775
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Malachy Bishop, PhD

Director of Research
HDI
Phone: (859) 323-5352
Walt Bower

Walt Bower

Preservice Training Coordinator
UCEDD
Phone: 859-257-3360
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Susan Bowles

Professional Development Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 502-213-2611
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Teresa Brothers Johnson

Quality Assurance Reviewer
Supports for Community Living Medicaid Waiver
Phone: 502-782-5498
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April Brown

Training Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 270-365-6571 ext 621
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Deedra Brown

Project Coordinator
Transition Opportunities Program - TOP
Phone: 859-218-5966
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Kim Bryan

Regional Child Care Administrator
Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-447-6252
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Susan Burgan

Parent Involvement Coordinator
SPDG Family/School Partnership
Phone: 606-524-0173
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Tina Buster

Staff Support Associate II
Alternate K-PREP
Phone: 859-218-0244
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Laura (Smith) Butler

Disability Program Administrator
Community Quality (NCI), Quality of Life survey, My Choice Kentucky
Phone: (859) 218-5959
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Brandon Cannada

Online Courses TA Manager
Kentucky Partnership for Early Childhood Services, Child Care Aaware
Phone: 859-257-4918
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Lisa Carrico

Quality Administrator and Trainer
Supports for Community Living Waiver
Phone: 270-559-6367
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Jerry Chaney

Staff Support Associate II
Accounting
Phone: (859) 257-6599
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Bambi Cliffe

Southern Bluegrass Training Coach
Quality Coach Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-246-6828
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Michael Clyburn

Coordinator of Development
HDI Development and Early Childhood Race to the Top
Phone: 859-218-0249
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Shirley Conley

Quality Coach Child Care Aware
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-422-5347
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Angela Cooper

Regional Child Care Administrator
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-271-4158
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Amanda Corbin,MFA

Data Support Specialist
Evaluation Unit
Phone: 859-218-4936
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Rachael Corriveau

Training Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-677-8322
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Emily Coulter

Health and Safety Coach
Phone: 270-901-1173
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Stephen Craker

Research Assistant
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Ryan Creech

Rehabilitation Technologist
Office of Vocational Rehabilitation
Phone: 606-528-7030 ext82263
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Bethany Davis

Regional Child Care Administrator
Child Care Aware
Phone: 270-601-3201
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Maurice Dawson

IS Technical Support Assistant
HDI, ILSSA, IDC
Phone: 859-218-0618
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Kate Dean

Regional Child Care Administrator
Child Care Aware
Phone: 502-316-4814
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Doris Duncan

Quality Administrator
Supports for Community Living Waiver
Phone: 270-792-9321
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Cathy Epperson

IPS Supported Employment Trainer
IPS Supported Employment
Phone: 606-383-0381
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Linda Fowles

Health and Safety Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-246-6481
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Glenna Gamble

Early Care and Education coach: Quality
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-487-3099
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Betty Goins

Quality Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-487-3270
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Caroline Gooden

Principal Investigator
KEDS
Phone: 859-257-2081
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Holly Grass

Professional Development Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-264-1815
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Dawn Griffin

Early Care and Education Coach: Training
Child Care Aware
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Karen Griffin

Disability Program Specialist II
HDI
Phone: 502-648-1919
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Jill Griffiths

Project Director
SPDG-CCR
Phone: (304) 523-7900
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Jaime Grove

Director
Kentucky Early Childhood Data System (KEDS)
Phone: 859-218-5961
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Karen Guettler-James

Disability Program Administrator II
Kentucky Alternate Assessment Project
Phone: (859) 218-1066
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Leigha Hale

Professional Development Coach
Phone: 859-246-6738
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Meada Hall

Program Director
Community Work Transition Program and Transition Opportunities Program
Phone: 859-218-5964
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Beth Miller Harrison

Part B Liaison
IDEA Data Center
Phone: 859-519-7375
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Christine Hausman

Professional Development Content Coordinator
Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-257-2078
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Stephanie Hirschl

Early Care and Education Coach: Health and Safety
Phone: 859-442-4125
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Sincere Holmes

Regional Child Care Adiministrator - Southern Bluegrass
Child Care Aware
Phone: (859) 327-6067
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Jonathan Howard

Quality Administrator
Supports for Community Living Waiver
Phone: 270-784-8222
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Mary Howard

Research and Development Associate; Director
Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-257-0786
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Arvilla Humes

Conference Coordinator
IDEA Data Center
Phone: 850-218-0393
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Brenda Hunter

Early Care and Education Coach: Health and Safety
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-889-4862
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Megan Jaspersen

Program Facilitator
Health & Wellness Initiative
Phone: 859-257-2304
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Judy Johns

Staff Assistant
KentuckyPost School Outcomes Center/ SETP
Phone: 859 218-5989
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Jacqui Kearns

Project Director - Principal Investigator
TAALC, TIES, SPEAC-IT
Phone: 859-257-7672
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Darlene Kisler

Health and Safety Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-246-6954
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Torri Klain

Early Care and Education Coach: Health and Safety
Child Care Aware
Phone: 502 213-4033 ext. 2
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Harold Kleinert, EdD

STEPS
KY Peer Support Network; KYWorks; Natl Center for Prenatal and Postnatal Resources; UCEDD
Phone: 859-257-3045
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Lou-Ann Land

Technical Assistance Specialist
KY Peer Support Network Project; TAALC; KYPSO
Phone: 859-257-7672
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Daniel Lee

Illustration Coordinator
ILSSA > KAP
Phone: (859) 492-3018
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Tina Lindon

Staff Assistant
Phone: 859-257-4356

Tony Lobianco

Principal Investigator / Project Director
KentuckyPost School Outcomes Center
Phone: 859-218-5958
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Barb Locker

Disability Program Specialist II
Supports for Community Living Waiver
Phone: 502-782-6223
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Patti Logsdon

Project Coordinator
KY Peer Support Network Project
Phone: 859-218-1338
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Michelle Lowe

Health and Safety Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-878-4972
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Dana Manning

Research Coordinator
Kentucky Early Childhood Data System, Kentucky Post School Outcomes Center
Phone: 859-218-5973
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Heather Markham

Rehabilitation Technologist
Phone: 502-426-0145
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Elizabeth Markle

DDID Quality Administrator- Dedicated Certification Reviewer
DDID
Phone: 270-782-8268
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Lisa Marshall

Health and Safety Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 270-534-3173
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Darrell Mattingly

Computer Specialist I
ILSSA, ILSSA-KAP, CCR, CWTP, TOP
Phone: 859-229-7499
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Sarah May

Rehabilitation Technologist
Rehabilitation Technology/ Office of Vocational Rehabilitation
Phone: 270-746-7489
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Anita McNeal

Quality Administrator
Supports for Community Living Waiver
Phone: 502-564-7700
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Janel Melby

Early Care and Education coach: Quality
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-878-4812
Stephanie Meredith

Stephanie Meredith MA

Information Services Director, Project Director
HDI, Ntl Ctr for Prenatal/Postnatal Resources, KentuckyWorks
Phone: 770-310-3885
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Lindsey Catherine Mullis

Program Coordinator
Health & Wellness Initiative
Phone: 859-218-4064
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Brummal Murphy

Early Care and Education Specialist: Health and Safety
Child Care Aware
Phone: 502-876-9267
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Jacqueline Norman

Disability Program Administrator II
Alternate K-PREP
Phone: 859-218-0254
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Jill Norris

Regional Child Care Administrator
Child Care Aware
Phone: 270-392-9256
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Sharon Norris

Quality Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-815-7622
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Holly Norsworthy

Early Care and Education Coach: Health and Safety Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 502-213-4055
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Lori Norton

Project Director-IPS Supported Employment Trainer
IPS Supported Employment
Phone: 859-339-0730
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Luke O'Hara

Assistant
Phone: 859-257-7672
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Hans Petersen

ECE Training Coach - Jefferson Region
Child Care Aware
Phone: (502) 213-4038
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Aaron Piercefield

Lead Applications Developer
Kentucky Partnership, Child Care Aware, PDTRAC, KEDS, KYPSO
Phone: 859 257-2085
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Beth Potter

Professional Development/Special Projects Coordinator
Child Care Aware/HDI Administration
Phone: 859-257-2086
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Matt Renfroe

IS Tech Support Specialist IV
HDI Technology Group
Phone: 859-257-0513
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Tammy Riley

Early Care and Education coach: Quality
Phone: 859-246-6796
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Beth Rous, PhD

Principal Investigator
Kentucky Early Childhood Data System (KEDS)
Phone: 859-257-6389
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Jillian Scott

Service Needs Assessor
Supports for Community Living Waiver
Phone: 502-782-5499
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Nada Shalash

Research Assistant
Quality of Life
Phone: 859-312-9907
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Kathy Sheppard-Jones, PhD

Executive Director
Systems change and research projects across the Institute
Phone: 859-257-8104
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Vicki Shoulders

Stars Quality Coach
All Stars
Phone: (502)213-2607
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Patti Singleton

Research and Development Associate; Professional Learning Coordinator
Lifespan
Phone: 859-257-4913
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Debbie Sisco

Professional Development Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 270-534-3459
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Tracy Sizemore

Health and Safety Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 270-831-9816
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Becky Slone

Quality TA Specialist
CCA
Phone: 606-878-4788
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Hallie Smith

Professional Development Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-442-4161
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Brandy Southard

Quality Coach Child Care Aware
Quality Coach Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-246-6805
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Karali Stamper

ECE TA Specialist
Child Care Aware
Phone: (859) 246-4637
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Carey Starr

Early Care and Education Coach: Health and Safety
Child Care Aware
Phone: 502-231-4033 ext 3
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Alex Tanner

Data Support Specialist
Evaluation Unit
Phone: 859-218-4910
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Shi Tao

Quality Administrator
Supports for Community Living Medicaid Waiver
Phone: 502-797-2508
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Pam Taylor

Quality Administrator Supervisor
Supports for Community Living Medicaid Waiver
Phone: 606-340-0395
Cecelia Thompson

Cecelia Thompson

Technical Assistance Specialist
Child Care Aware
Phone: 270-706-8742
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Milton Tyree

Project Associate
Supported Employment Training Project
Phone: 502-333-2747
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Dawn Urrutia

Quality Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 502-213-2606
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Winifred Ward

Quality Administrator
Supports for Community Living Waiver
Phone: 606-634-7271
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Brandy West

I work as a Quality Coach for Child Care.
Quality Coach Child Care Aware
Phone: 270-534-3348
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Brittany West

Early Care and Education coach: Quality
Child Care Aware
Phone: (270)824-8630
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Katie Wolf Whaley

Principal Investigator/Project Director
Supported Employment Training Project, Consumer Satisfaction Survey, Rehabilitation Technology
Phone: 859-218-5960
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Stefani Whaley

Early Care and Education Coach: Health and Safety
Child Care Aware
Phone: (859) 246-6336
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Carolyn Wheeler

Project Director
Multiple Projects related to employment and communityi life for adults with developmental disabilities
Phone: 859-218-5970
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Jeff White

Project Director
KentuckyWorks
Phone: 502-782-6228
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Cynthia Willmarth

Early Childhood Quality Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 859-246-6205
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Arline Wilson

Interviewer/Program Coordinator
Community Quality National Core Indicators
Phone: (859) 218-5967
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Chrystal Wilson

Quality Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 606-451-6932
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Kathy Wilson

Provider Development and Training
Supports for Community Living Waiver
Phone: 270-427-8576
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Witry John

Research Assistant
National Core Indicators
Phone: 773-344-1223
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Lou Ann (LA) Worthington

Health and Safety Coach
Child Care Aware
Phone: 931-801-5091
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Rongxiu Wu

Research Assistant
HDI Information Services