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Coordinating Body

The Coordinating Body is a dedicated, dynamic, and diverse team of educators who lead our network with commitment and passion. We are 31 members strong with 55% teacher voice representing all grade levels and experience across the educator career continuum.

 

See who's on the Coordinating Body representing:

 

We center teacher voice and utilize a continuous improvement model to make positive changes in our systems that help teachers succeed in every stage of their career. 

 

​The Coordinating Body has established priorities and areas we believe will make progress toward our aim. We share local context, value lived experience, honor our diverse perspectives, and collaboratively build and strengthen our network vision.

Coordinating Body Vacancies

We currently have openings in the following areas:

Lane and Linn-Benton-Lincoln Districts
Educators from Alsea, Santiam Canyon, South Lane, and Sweet Home School Districts.

Non-Profit and Philanthropic
Representative

Post-Secondary

Representative

The Western REN Region 

Linn-Benton-Lincoln Region
Group 1

School Districts with < 100 teachers

  • Alsea, Central Linn, Harrisburg, Monroe, Scio

Group 2

School Districts with 100-199 teachers

  • Philomath, Santiam Canyon, Sweet Home

Group 3

School Districts with 200+ teachers

  • Albany, Corvallis, Lebanon, Lincoln County

 

Lane Region
Group 4

School Districts with < 35 teachers

  • Blachly, Crow-Applegate-Lorane, Mapleton, Marcola, McKenzie

Group 5

School Districts with 36-79 teachers

  • Creswell, Fern Ridge, Lowell, Oakridge, Pleasant Hill

Group 6

School Districts with 80+ teachers

  • Bethel, Eugene, Junction City, Siuslaw, South Lane, Springfield

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The Western REN Region

Linn-Benton-Lincoln Region Educators and Superintendents

Linn-Benton-Lincoln Region

Group 1: Districts with less than 100 teachers | Group 2: Districts with 100-199 teachers | Group 3: Districts with 200+ teachers

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Eleanor Jones

Educator
Alsea School District

(Group 1)

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DeAnna Kildea

Educator
Central Linn School District

(Group 1)

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Dr. Candace Pelt

Superintendent

Central Linn School District

(Group 1)

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Saff Evans

Educator
Philomath School District

(Group 2)

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Vacant

Educator
Sweet Home School District

(Group 2)

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Educator
Corvallis School District

(Group 3)

Ruben Sandoval

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Vacant

Superintendent

LBL Region

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Kim Haddon

Educator

Lincoln County School District
(Group 3)

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Laura Warren

Educator

Lebanon School District

(Group 3)

Lane Region Educators and Superintendents

Lane Region

Group 4: Districts with less than 35 teachers | Group 5: Districts with 36-79 teachers | Group 6: Districts with 80+ teachers

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Heidi Brown

Superintendent

Crow-Applegate-Lorane School District
(Group 4)

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Vanessa Clemons

Educator

Mapleton School District
(Group 4)

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Selene Konyn

Educator

Marcola School District
(Group 4)

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Dawn Dean

Educator

Creswell School District
(Group 5)

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Jesse Light

Educator

Fern Ridge School District
(Group 5)

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Juliauna Greene

Educator

Bethel School District
(Group 6)

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Imelda Cortez

Educator
Eugene School District

(Group 6)

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Jenoge Khatter

Educator
Eugene School District

(Group 6)

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Niels Pasternak

Educator

Eugene School District
(Group 6)

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Desiree Given

Educator

Junction City School District
(Group 6)

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Amanda Sarles

Educator
Siuslaw School District

(Group 6)

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Dr. Yvonne Curtis

Superintendent
South Lane School District

(Group 6)

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Vacant

Educator

South Lane School District
(Group 6)

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Monica Tapia

Educator
Springfield School District

(Group 6)

Lane, Linn, Benton, and Lincoln Stakeholders

Stakeholders
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Niels Pasternak

Educational Equity Now

(Community-Based Organization Representing Families and Students, Education, and Equity-Focused)

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Kanoe Bunney

Linn Benton Community College

(Community College)

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Antonia Huerta

LBL Early Learning Hub

(Early Learning)

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Imelda Cortez

Eugene Education Association

(Education Association)

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Leah Dunbar

Lane Education Service District

(Education Service District)

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Anil Oommen

Pacific University, Eugene

(Education Preparation Provider)

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Vacant

Federally Recognized Tribe
(Confederated Tribes of Coos, Lower Umpqua, and Siuslaw Indians OR Confederated Tribes of Siletz Indians)

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Vacant

Non-Profit and Philanthropic Organization

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Miriam Cummins

Linn-Benton-Lincoln Education Service District Board

(Oregon School Board)

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Laura Warren

Lebanon School District

(Para-Educator | EA/IA)

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Kristin Vreeland

Higher Education Coordinating Commission Scholarship
(State Agency)

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Vacant

Post-Secondary Institution

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