Office of Special Education

Posted: Tue, 08/13/2013 - 8:21am Updated: Fri, 10/07/2016 - 9:29am

The Special Education Team ensures that all eligible students with disabilities are provided a free appropriate public education in the least restrictive environment. The following exceptionalities are included: autism spectrum disorder, communication disorder, deaf-blindness, developmental delay, emotional disability, hearing impairment, learning disability, mental disability, multiple disabilities, orthopedic impairment, other health impairment, traumatic brain injury, and visual impairment. The team ensures that Indiana is in compliance with the federal Individuals With Disabilities Education Act through monitoring of special education programs, oversight of community and residential programs, provision of mediation and due process rights, and sound fiscal management.

Office of Special Education Short Shares
Every Student Succeeds
•  Short Share 1 - Conceptual Framework
•  Short Share 2 - Equity & Access  
•  Short Share 3 - Equity & Access Continued 
•  Short Share 4 - Universal Design for Learning

Phone: (317) 232‐0570
Toll Free: (877) 851-4106

Special Education Information

For General Inquiries please contact or (317) 232-0570

Staff Directory

Name Position Email/Phone
Brunner, Tracy Medicaid Specialist
(317) 232-6988
Burton, Stephanie Education Support Specialist
(317) 232-0586
Long, Dana Due Process Coordinator, Attorney
(317) 232-6675
Myers, Brandon Data Specialist
(317) 232-9144
Paddack, Lesa IN*SOURCE Parent Liaison
(317) 232-0892
Parker, Robin Data Management Specialist
(317) 232-0864
Payton, Kim Due Process Support Specialist
(317) 233-2131
Reed, Becky Special Education Specialist (Indicators 5, 11, &12)
(317) 234-4746
Reimlinger, Susan Excess Cost Supervisor
(317) 232-0565
Sharp, Leslie Part B Grant Team
(317) 234-5704