Superintendent’s Staff

Robert Kelly, Assistant Superintendent for Auxiliary Services
586.797.7150

Areas of responsibility:

  • Departmental Supervision of Warehouse
  • Maintenance
  • Operations
  • Security
  • Construction
  • Transportation

Stephanie Eagen, Assistant Superintendent for Business and Employee Services
586.797.1200

Areas of responsibility:

  • Departmental Supervision of Budgets
  • Finance
  • Investments
  • Internal Auditing
  • Payroll
  • Food Service
  • Accounting
  • Purchasing
  • District Budget
  • Development

Robert Monroe, Assistant Superintendent for Teaching and Learning
586.797.1095

Areas of responsibility:

  • Departmental Supervision of Elementary and Secondary Instruction
  • Athletics
  • Career/Technical Education
  • Special Education
  • Community Education
  • Learning Academy
  • Instructional Technology
  • Instructional Resource Center
  • School Improvement
  • Assessments
  • Grants
  • Professional Development

Veleta Carpenter, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent
586.797.1100

Areas of responsibility:

  • Resource for Administrators and Board of Education
  • District Goals
  • Board of Education Agendas
  • Policy
  • Board Updates, Minutes and Files
  • Board and Superintendent Correspondence

Michael Bender, Executive Administrator of Schools
586.797.1114

Michele VanDerKerkhove, Executive Administrator of Schools
586.797.1114

Areas of responsibility:

  • Ensure Division of Teaching and Learning supports Indicators of Excellence
  • Implement Michigan Grade Level Content Expections in English language arts, mathematics, science, social studies, fine arts and career and technical education
  • Oversee selection of instructional materials for all grade levels and content areas
  • Provide leadership for assessment, evaluation and appraisal of instructional program
  • Provide support for planning, coordinating, administering all personnel related actions such as recruitment, selection, placement, transfer and separation

Dr. Robert Martin, Chief of Staff
586.797.1100

Areas of responsibility:

  • District Policy
  • School Resource Officer
  • Foundation for Educational Excellence
  • Freedom of Information

Tim McAvoy, Director of School/Community Relations
586.797.1107

Areas of responsibility:

  • Internal and External Communication Processes
  • Web Site
  • Marketing and Advertising
  • District Spokesperson
  • Media Relations
  • Publications Supervision
  • Communication Training and Support

Fran Schokora, Coordinator of School/Community Publications
586.797.1106

Areas of responsibility:

  • Focus for the Community Newsletter
  • Handbooks
  • Annual Reports
  • Graphic Design
  • Photography
  • Marketing Materials
  • Communication Training and Support