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Welcome to Special Education

Welcome to Special Education

Under the direction of SELPA Executive Director, Judith Cameron, and Directors Tara Kyle and Karen Heilbronner, the special education department develops and implements effective programs, uniquely designed for individual students.  In addition, the department provides a variety of staff development opportunities for classified and certificated professionals.  Program Supervisors oversee special education programs at all levels.

 

SELPA Special Education Staff

Judith Cameron
SELPA Executive Director - (925) 552-2996
Secretary - Tanya Meyers (925) 552-2988
 

Tara Kyle
Director, Special Ed Programs (Infants/Preschool, DIS)
Secretary - Margaret Chew  (925) 552-5006

Karen Heilbronner
Director, K-12+ Special Education 
Secretary - Margaret Chew  (925)552-5006

 

Program Supervisors

Carolyn Dobel
Program Supervisor, Infant/Preschool
(925) 552-2934

Linda Spencer
Program Supervisor, Elementary
(925) 552-5508

  • Alamo
  • Creekside
  • Golden View
  • Green Valley
  • Greenbrook
  • John Baldwin
  • Montair
  • Rancho Romero
  • Sycamore
  • Tassajara Hills
  • Vista Grande

Doris Kwok
Program Supervisor, Elementary
(925) 552-5012

  • Bollinger Canyon
  • Country Club
  • Coyote Creek
  • Hidden Hills
  • Live Oak
  • Montevideo
  • Neil Armstrong
  • Quail Run
  • Twin Creeks
  • Walt Disney

Christine Koehne
Program Supervisor, Middle School
(925) 552-5015

Stephanie Sawyer
Program Supervisor, High School
(925)552-5028

Vanesssa Horeis
Program Supervisor, Venture, NPS/County Schools
(925) 552-5043

Related Services Staff

Wendy Burkhardt
Assistive Technology - (925) 855-5461

Rose Fambrini
Adapted Physical Education - (925) 552-2994
Nicole Crowe
Adapted Physical Education

Julia Fiebig
Behavior Analyst - (925) 552-2908
Jason Jennings
Behavior Analyst - (925) 552-5018

Michael Johnston
Behavior Analyst - (925) 552-5066

Brittany Mazur
Behavior Analyst - (925) 552-5010

Cindi Slettvet
Behavioral Paraeducator - (925) 552-2956
Erin Aitken
Inclusion Specialist - (925) 855-5423

Shea Hunter
Inclusion Specialist - (925) 855-5465
Rhonda Taft
Inclusion Specialist - (925) 855-5425

Dawn Graeme
Physical Therapist - (925) 743-9710

Christina Shamass
Physical Therapist - (925) 552-5013

Joni Norris
Teacher of Deaf/Hard of Hearing - (925) 855-5463

Linda Rowley Thom
TSA/Curriculum Specialist - (925) 855-5458

Tamara Black
VI Teacher - (925) 855-5459


VI Teacher - (925) 552-2957

Hanien Eliyan
O&M Teacher - (925) 855-5464

Occupational Therapists

Carla Forrest - (925) 552-5001

Linda Johnson - (925) 552-5025

Teri Locke - (925) 552-5022

Jewel Murphy (COTA)

Julie O'Brien

Andree Sehrt

Amy Sommer - (925) 552-5003

Grit Sugar

Julie Ann Tallman - (925) 743-9710

Stephanie Werner

Debbie Wiederecht - (925) 242-3246

Special Ed Directors: Tara Kyle, Judith Cameron and Karen Heilbronner

Tara Kyle, Judith Cameron and Karen Heilbronner

IEP Process Survey

This IEP Process Survey is an important part of our efforts to monitor and continually improve our delivery of special education and our support of families of children with special needs. Answering these brief questions will help us to support the experience of families in the special education process. 

Please click here to take the IEP Process Survey.