Serving Escambia, Santa Rosa, and Okaloosa 

Contact List / Who Are We?

Contact Name Contact Title Email Phone Number
Georganna Gordon Coordinator and Parent Services Contact, manages FDLRS  and FIN ggordon1@ecsdfl.us (850) 469-5423
Jan Ireland Secretary jireland@ecsdfl.us (850) 469-5422
Terri Stoker Child Find Specialist tstoker@ecsdfl.us (850) 469-5425
Jenyne Strickland Child Find Specialist jstrickland@ecsdfl.us (850) 469-5447
Jan Young Child Find Specialist jyoung@ecsdfl.us (850) 469-5426
Caty Andrews Assistive Technology Specialist candrews2@ecsdfl.us (850) 469-5545
Suzanne Day Human Resource Development Specialist sday2@ecsdfl.us (850) 430-7520
MaKeysa Rhymer Human Resource Development Specialist mrhymer@ecsdfl.us (850) 469-5429
  Florida Inclusion Network Specialist    (850) 469-5427

  

Who Are We?

Child Find Specialists

Mrs. Terri Stoker, Child Find Specialist:  Mrs. Stoker provides Child Find screenings, primarily in Santa Rosa County, in face-to-face or virtual formats depending on a family's need.  She has served as a trainer in the Multi-Modal Emerging Language Development (MELD) program, and represents the project at various community and interagency events.  Her prior experience includes many years of working with physically impaired and intellectually disabled  ESE prekindergarten through fifth grade students at Holm Elementary School.  

Mrs. Jenyne Strickland, Child Find Specialist:  Mrs. Strickland provides Child Find screenings, primarily in Escambia and Okaloosa counties, in face-to-face or virtual formats depending on a family's need.  She is the lead specialist for Adobe Connect DC applications supporting Child Find.  Her prior experience includes managing a medical office, and serving as an ESE prekindergarten teacher at West Pensacola Elementary School. 

Mrs. Jan Young, Child Find Specialist:  Mrs. Young is the lead Child Find Specialist for FDLRS Emerald Coast, screening children primarily in Escambia and Okaloosa counties, in face-to-face or virtual formats depending on a family's need.    She provides leadership and guidance to new Child Find staff both at FDLRS and within our districts.  Her prior experience includes many years as an ESE prekindergarten teacher at Holm Elementary School. 

Human Resource Development Specialists

Ms. Caty Andrews, Assistive Technology Specialist:  Ms. Andrews serves as the project contact for Assistive Technologies and provides training on various applications, software, and hardware to ensure students with significant cognitive and physical disabilities can utilize technologies to access general education and specialized content.   She will become a lead trainer for MELD, working with Mrs. Stoker and selected ESE PreK teacher trainers, and for AT in the Classroom.  Her prior experience includes teaching a variety of students with exceptionalities at the elementary level, with particular expertise in students served on access points.  She has also served as an instructional coach and on RTI and MTSS committees. 

Mrs. Suzanne Day, Human Resource Development Specialist: Mrs. Day is the lead trainer for direct instruction, behavior and special education policies and procedures. Her prior experience includes serving on the Florida Teacher Certification Exam Committee for PreK/Primary certification as well as the FCAT Norming and Cut Scores committees, teaching in elementary and secondary ESE units, and serving as a district reading coach.  

Mrs.  MaKeysa Rhymer, Human Resource Development Specialist:  Mrs. Rhymer is the lead trainer for reading and mathematics literacy, and conducts and/or assists with providing various differentiation and explicit instruction courses.  She coordinates the PDA Differentiating Reading Instruction and Exploring Structured Literacy courses offered by FDLRS in collaboration with districts to assist with state reading requirements.  She currently serves on the Bureau of Exceptional Student Education's literacy team. Her prior experience includes serving at the school level as an elementary ESE mentor teacher, multi-tiered systems of supports (MTSS) team leader, and reading coach, as well as developing literacy courses for state-wide literacy initiatives.

Florida Inclusion Network at FDLRS Emerald Coast

 

Administration

Mrs. Georganna Gordon, Coordinator:  Mrs. Gordon

 

Mrs. Jan Ireland, Administrative Secretary II:  Mrs. Ireland provides Office Management services at FDLRS Emerald Coast, primarily handling payroll, purchasing, guest and telephone services, and library and production lab service.  She comes to us with previous clerical experience at Beulah Elementary, and was a paraprofessional in Dropout Prevention at Holm Elementary School.