Special Programs Team Leaders
  Director of Special Programs
Laurie Goforth Rodriguez, M.Ed.
Certified Educational Diagnostician


Department Motto:

"Whatever the student needs IS our job description!"

Department Philosophy:

"We may all be different kinds of fish, but in this school, we swim together."


Team Lead (Click to email) Direct office line
 Assessment  (LSSPS, Educational Diagnosticians)  Maggie Burk, LSSP  281-229-6094
 Speech Language Pathologists and Therapists  Tonia Marion-Wilson, M.S. CCC-SLP  281-229-7079
 ARDC Facilitators  Jennifer Groves  281-229-6256
 Occupational and Physical Therapists          Tanya Jensen, PT  281-229-6840
 Nurses  Erica Hollister, RN  281-229-6438
 Social Work Services &  Homebound  Jamie Harbuck, M.Ed.
 Transition Coordinator  Georgeanna Santarelli  281-229-6790
 Lead for Elementary/Middle School Counselors (pre-k - 6th)  Amy Cmaidalka 281-229-6241
Lead for Secondary Counselors (7th-12th)  Dr. Angie Estes 281-229-6431
Dyslexia Team Leader  Lisa Brown 281-229-6739
Teacher of the Visually Impaired  Lynette Smith 281-229-6892
 Homeless Liaison, SHAC coordinator  JoEllen Allen  281-229-7421
 Foster Care Liaison       Robert Cobb  281-229-6100
 Special Education Instructional Delivery (SEID) Team   C. Lauren Cheatham  281-229-7746
 Behavior Coach Team Leader  Derek Benton  281-229-7052
 Special Education Dept. Chair,DHS  Cristina Medor 281-229-7866
 Special Education Counselor, DHS  Erica Pineda  281-229-2407
 Homebound Teacher   Molly Smith  281-229-7249
 Special Education / Section 504 records (email to request records)  Katherine Linkey  281-229-6087

Dickinson ISD Special Programs also has a parent support group - organized and ran by parents.  The Parent Chairperson for this group is Kate Sanger. Text (preferred) or call Kate at 409-789-8008.  Kate also maintains a Facebook web page focused on supporting DISD parents.

The mission of the Dickinson Independent School District is to ensure that all students have safe and successful learning opportunities that help them reach their full potential and add quality throughout their lives. 

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