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The Teacher's Guide to the U.S. Department of Education - September 2000

State Directors of Adult Education

ALABAMA

Bobby B. Dees, State Administrator
Adult Education
Department of Education
Gordon Persons Building, Room 5343
50 North Ripley Street
Montgomery, AL 36130-2101
(334) 242-8181
fax: (334) 242-2236
e-mail: macaluso@sdent.alsde.edu or mailto:bdees@sdenet.alsde.edu
Web site:http://www.tlrc.tamu.edu

ALASKA

Constance Munro, State Supervisor
Adult Basic Education
Department of Education
801 West 10th Street, Suite 200
Juneau, AK 99801
(907) 465-8714
fax: (907) 465-3396
e-mail: mpartlow@educ.state.ak.us

ARIZONA

Gary A. Eyre, State Director
Adult Education Arizona
Department of Education
1535 West Jefferson
Phoenix, Arizona 85007
(602) 542-5280
fax: (602) 542-1161

ARKANSAS

Garland Hankins, Deputy Director
Department of Workforce Education
Department of Education
Third Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201-1083
(501) 682-1970
fax: (501) 682-1982
e-mail ghankins@worked.state.ar.us

CALIFORNIA

Raymond G. Eberhard, State Director
Adult Education
Department of Education
560 J Street, Suite 290
Sacramento, CA 95814
(916) 322-2175
fax: (916) 327-7089
e-mail: dstiles@otan.dni.us
web site: http://goldmine.cde.ca.gov

COLORADO

Dian Bates, State Director
Office of Adult Education
Department of Education
201 East ColFax Avenue, Room 100
Denver, CO 80203
(303) 866-6611
fax: (303) 866-6947
e-mail: bates_d@cde.state.co.us

CONNECTICUT

Roberta Pawloski, Chief
Bureau of Career and Adult Education
Department of Education
25 Industrial Park Road
Middletown, CT 06457
(860) 807-2100
fax: (860) 807-2127
e-mail roberta.pawloski@po.state.ct.us

DELAWARE

Fran Tracy-Mumford, State Supervisor
Adult and Community Education
Department of Public Instruction
J.G. Townsend Building, P.O. Box 1402
Dover, DE 19903
(302) 739-3743
fax: (302) 739-3744
e-mail: ftracy-mumf@state.de.us

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

Cynthia Bell, Director
Vocational and Adult Education
District of Colombia Public Schools
1709 3rd Street, N.E. Room 204
Washington, DC 20002
(202) 576-6308
fax: (202) 576-7899
url: http://www.k12.dc.us

FLORIDA

Liz McFadden, Director
Adult and Vocational Education
714 FEC Building
Tallahassee, FL 32399-0400
(850) 487-3140
fax: (850) 487-1735
e-mail costinl@mail.doe.state.fl.us  

HAWAII

Linda Y. Chung, Administrator
Adult Education Office
Community Education Section
Department of Education
634 Pensacola Street, #222
Honolulu, HI 96814
(808) 594-0170
fax: (808) 594-0181

GEORGIA

Jean DeVard-Kemp, Assistant Commissioner
Adult Literacy
Department of Technical and Adult Education
1800 Century Place N.E. Suite 400
Atlanta, GA 30345-4304
(404) 679-1635
fax: (404) 679-1630
e-mail jdevard@dtaesl.dtae.tec.ga.us

IDAHO

Shirley T. Spencer, Director
Adult Education
Department of Education
Len B. Jordon Office Building
P.O. Box 83720
Boise, ID 83720-0027
(208) 334-6931
fax: (208) 334-4664
e-mail: stspence@sde.state.id.us
web site: http://www.sde.state.id.us

ILLINOIS

Daniel Miller, Acting Director
Adult, Vocational and Technical Education
State Board of Education
100 North First Street, MC-C418
Springfield, IL 62777
(217) 782-3370
fax: (217) 782-9224
e-mail: dmiller@spr5.isbe.state.il

INDIANA

Carlotta Anderson, Director
Division of Adult Education
Department of Education
Room 229, State House
Indianapolis, IN 46204-2798
(317) 232-0522
fax: (317) 233-0859
e-mail: lwarner@ideanet.doe.state.in.us

IOWA

John Hartwig, Director
Adult Education
Department of Education
Grimes State Office Bldg
Des Moines, IA 50319-0146
(515) 281-3636
fax: (515) 281-6544
web site: http://www.state.ia.us/educate

KANSAS

Janet Stotts, Director
Adult Education
Department of Education
120 Southeast 10th Avenue
Topeka, KS 66612-1182
(913) 296-3192
fax: (913) 296-7933
e-mail: jstotts@ksbe.state.ks.us
web site: http://www.ksbe.state.ks.us

KENTUCKY

Wendy Miller
Kentucky Center for Adult Education and Literacy
Capital Plaza Tower
Third Floor
500 Mero Street
Frankfort, KY 40601
(502) 564-6624
fax: (502) 564-6407
TTY: (800) 928-6485
e-mail: llittlejohn@mail.stae.ky.us
web site: http://adulted.state.ky.us/

LOUISIANA

Glenn Gossett, Director
Bureau of Adult and
Community Education
Department of Education
P.O. Box 94064
Baton Rouge, LA 70804-9064
(504) 342-0444
fax: (504) 219-4439
e-mail dganey@mail.doe.state.la.us
or dfaucett@mail.doe.state.la.us

MAINE

Paul (Randy) Walker, Director
Adult and Community Education
Department of Education
23 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333
(207) 287-5854
fax: (207) 287-5894

MARYLAND

Charles Talbert, Director
Adult Education and Literacy Services
Division of Career Technology and Adult Learning
Maryland State Department of Education
200 West Baltimore Street
Baltimore, MD 21201
(410) 767-0160
fax: (410) 333-2099
email: ctalbert@msde.state.md.us
web site: http://www.research.umbc.edu/~ira/

MASSACHUSETTS

Robert Bickerton, Administrator
Adult and Community Service
Department of Education
350 Main Street - 4th Floor
Malden, MA 02148-5023
(617) 388-3300 ext. 353
fax: (617) 388-3394
e-mail: rbickerton@doe.mass.edu
web site: http://www.doe.mass.edu

MICHIGAN

Ronald M. Gillum, Director
Office of Adult Extended Learning
Department of Education
P.O. Box 30008
Lansing, MI 48909
(517) 373-8358
fax: (517) 335-3630
e-mail: carrolls@state.mi.us

MINNESOTA

Barry Schaffer, Coordinator
Adult Basic Education
Department of Education
1500 Highway 36 West
Roseville, MN 55113
(651) 582-8596
fax: (651) 582-8496
e-mail: barry.schaffer@state.mn.us

MISSISSIPPI

Eloise Richardson, Director
Adult Education
State Board for Community Colleges
3825 Ridgewood Road
Jackson, MS 39211
(601) 982-6687
fax: (601) 982-6365
e-mail eloisejr@sbcjc.cc.ms.us

MISSOURI

Elvin Long, Director
Adult Education
Elementary and Secondary Education
402 Fort Dix Road P.O. Box 480
Jefferson City, MO 65102
(573) 751-0887
fax: (573) 526-5710
e-mail elong@mail.DESE.state.mo.us

MONTANA

David Huff, Director
Adult Education
Office of the State Superintendent
State Capitol Building,
P.O Box 2022501
Helena, MT 59602-2501
(406) 444-4396
fax: (406) 444-3924
e-mail: dhuff@opi.mt.gov
websit: http://161.7.114.15/opi/opi.html

NEBRASKA

Burney Bouslough, Director
Adult and Community Education
Department of Education
301 Centennial Mall South
P.O. Box 94987
Lincoln, NE 68509-4987
(402) 471-4807
fax: (402) 471-0117
e-mail vlbauer@nde4.nde.state.ne.us

NEVADA

Vicky Ramakka, Consultant
State GED Administrator
Department of Education
700 East 5th Street
Carson City, NV 89701
(702) 687-9104
fax: (702) 687-9114
e-mail woodward@nsn.k12.nv.us

NEW HAMPSHIRE

Art Ellison, Administrator
Bureau of Adult Education
Department of Education
101 Pleasant Street
Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-6698
fax: (603) 271-1953
e-mail aellison@ed.state.nh.us

NEW JERSEY

Arlene Roth, Director
Adult Education
Department of Education
CN 500, 240 West State Street
Trenton, NJ 08625-0500
(609) 633-9715
fax: (609) 633-6874

NEW MEXICO

Muriel Lawler, State Director
Adult Basic Education
Department of Education
300 Don Gaspar
Santa Fe, NM 87501
(505) 827-6655
fax: (505) 827-4041

NEW YORK

Jean C. Stevens, Assistant Commissioner
Office of Workforce Preparation
and Continuing Education, Rm. 319-EB
State Education Department
Washington Avenue
Albany, NY 12234
(518) 474-4809
fax: (518) 474-0319
e-mail: emscwfp@mail.nysed.gov
url: http://www.emsc.nysed.gov/workforce/work.html

NORTH CAROLINA

Randy Whitfield, Associate Director
Basic Skills Program
Department of Community Colleges
200 West Jones
Raleigh, NC 27603-1399
(919) 733-4791
fax: (919) 733-0680

NORTH DAKOTA

G. David Massey, Director
Adult Education
Department of Public Instruction
600 Boulevard Avenue East
9th Floor, State Capitol Building
Bismarck, ND 58505-0440
(701) 328-3600 or 328-2393
fax: (701) 328-4770
e-mail: dmassey@clas400.state.nd.us

OHIO

James A. Bowling, Assistant Director
Division of Vocational and Adult Education
933 High Street, Suite 210
Worthington, OH 43085-4087
(614) 466-5015
fax: (614) 752-1640
e-mail: bowling@ode.ohio.gov

OKLAHOMA

Linda Young, Director
Lifelong Learning
Department of Education
Oliver Hodge Memorial Education Building
2500 N. Lincoln Boulevard - Rm. 115
Oklahoma City, OK 73105-4599
(405) 521-3321
fax: (405) 521-6205

OREGON

Sharlene Walker, Assistant Commissioner Office of Community College Services
700 Pringle Highway, S.E.
Salem, OR 97310
(503) 378-8648
fax: (503) 378-8434

PENNSYLVANIA

Cheryl Keenan, Director
Bureau of Adult, Basic and Literacy Education
Department of Education
333 Market Street, 12th Floor
Harrisburg, PA 17126-0333
(717) 772-3737
fax: (717) 783-0583
e-mail: keenancl@aol.com

RHODE ISLAND

Robert Mason, Specialist
Adult Education
Department of Education
255 Westminster Street
Providence, RI 02903-3414
(401) 277-4600
fax: (401) 277-2537
e-mail: ride1555@ride.ri.net

SOUTH CAROLINA

Sam Drew, State Director
Office of Community Education
Rutlege Building, Room 906
1429 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29201
(803) 734-8075
fax: (803) 734-5685
e-mail:sdrew@sde.state.sc.us

SOUTH DAKOTA

Gene K. Dickson
Adult Education
Office of Adult, Vocational and Technical Education
700 Governors Drive
Pierre, SD 57501-2291
(605) 773-4716
fax: (605) 773-4236
e-mail: gened@deca.state.sd.us

TENNESSEE

Phil White, State Director
Division of Adult Education
Department of Education
1130 Menzler Road
Nashville, TN 37243-0387
(615) 741-7054
fax: (615) 532-4899

TEXAS

Pavlos Roussos, Program Director
Adult Education
Division of A.E./Employment
Training, Funding and Compliance
1701 North Congress Avenue
Austin, TX 78701
(512) 463-9294
fax: (512) 475-3575

UTAH

Brent Gubler, Director
Adult Education Services
1234 South Main Street
Salt Lake City, UT 84111
(801) 578-8356
fax: (801) 578-8198
toll free: (800) 451-9500
url: http://www.usoe.k12.ut.us/adulted/home.htm

VERMONT

Sandra Robinson, Chief
Adult Education Unit
Department of Education
120 State Street
Montpelier, VT 05620-2501
(802) 828-3134
fax: (802) 828-3146
url: http://www.cit.state.vt.us/educ/abe

VIRGINIA

Lennox L. McLendon, Associate Director Adult Education
Department of Education
Commonwealth of Virginia
P.O. Box 2120
Richmond, VA 23216
(804) 225-2293
fax: (804) 371-2456
e-mail: lmclendo@pen.k12.va.us

WASHINGTON

Israel D. Mendoza, Director
Office of Adult Literacy
Board for Community and Technical Colleges
P.O. Box 42495
Olympia, WA 98504-2495
(360) 753-3662
fax: (360) 664-8808
e-mail: mendoza.israel@ctc.edu

WEST VIRGINIA

Kathi Polis, Assistant Director
Adult Education
Department of Education
Capitol Complex, Building 6, Room 230
1900 Kanawha Blvd., East,
Charleston, WV 25305
(304) 558-3946
fax: (304) 558-3946
e-mail: lbmiller@access.k12.wv.us

WISCONSIN

Mary Ann Jackson, State Director
Robert G. Johnson, Chief Supervisor
Wisconsin Technical College System Board
310 Price Place
P.O. Box 7874
Madison, WI 53707-7874
(608) 266-9684
fax: (608) 266-1690
e-mail: jackson@board.tec.wi.us

WYOMING

Karen Ross Milmont, Coordinator
Adult Education
Department of Education
Hathaway Building, 2nd Fl.
Cheyenne, WY 82002-0050
(307) 777-3545
fax: (307) 777-6234

Freely Associated States, Insular Areas, and Territories

AMERICAN SAMOA

Fa'au'uga Achica, Dean
Continuing and Adult Education
American Samoa Community College
Mapusaga Campus, P.O. Box 2609
Pago Pago, AS 96799
011-(684) 699-9155
fax: 011-(684) 699-2062
FEDERATED STATES OF MICRONESIA

Catalino L. Cantero, Secretary
Department of Education
P.O. Box P.S. 87
Palikir, Pohnpei, FM 96941
011-(691)-320-2609
fax: 011-(691)-320-5500
GUAM

John T. Cruz, Director
Occupational Education Services,
Academic Services/Student Services
Guam Community College
P.O. Box 23069, Main Postal Facility
Guam, 96921
011-(671) 734-4311
fax: 011-(671) 734-5238
NORTHERN MARIANA ISLANDS

Fe Calixterio, Director
Adult Education
Northern Marianas College
Commonwealth of the Northern
Marianas Islands
Box 1250
Saipan, MP 96950
011-(670) 234-3690
fax: 011-(670) 234-0759
PALAU

Masa-Aki N. Emesiochi,
Grant Coordinator Division of Curriculum
Public School System
Department of Social Services
P.O. Box 189
Koror, Palau 96940
011-(680) 488-2750
fax: 011-(680)-488-2830
PUERTO RICO

Damaris Sifuentes, Assistant Secretary
Adult Education
Educational Extension
P.O. Box 190759
San Juan, PR 00919-0759
(809) 753-9211
fax: (809) 754-0843
REPUBLIC OF THE MARSHALL ISLANDS

Biram Stege, State Director
Republic of the Marshall Islands
College of the Marshall Islands
Majuro, Marshall Islands 96960
011-(692) 625-3394
fax: 011-(692) 625-7203
VIRGIN ISLANDS

Anna Lewis, Director
Adult Basic Education
Department of Education
44-46 Kangens Gade
St. Thomas, VI 00801
(809) 776-3484
fax: (809) 776-3488

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