District Support Staff
To contact one of our coordinators, you can email or call them at the addresses / numbers listed below, or talk to your child’s teacher.
Kerri Wortinger, Preschool Director
765-662-2546 ext. 132
"I oversee the day-to-day operations of the Little Giants Preschool. I support the needs of my teaching staff, students, and families. I write and oversee the grants for our program. I enjoy telling our story and promoting our high-quality program."
Heather Watson, Preschool Secretary
765-662-2546 ext. 147
"I work closely with the Preschool Director, ensuring that all fiscal operations, as well as general operations, run smoothly for our Little Giants program."
Sarah Summersett, Preschool Coordinator
765-651-2080 ext. 417
"I oversee student assessment and curriculum. I also coach teachers on specific needs and help them develop yearly goals. Prior to serving as Preschool Coordinator, I taught for 13 years in our Head Start program at a variety of Marion school sites."
Deb Hendricks, Enrollment Coordinator
765-651-2080 ext. 418
"I help provide tuition-free preschool to eligible students and determine family eligibility. I inform Grant County families of registration and coordinate enrollment activities for Little Giants families."
Sarah McVicker, Health Coordinator / Nurse
"I oversee all health services for the program. I work with children and families to ensure that all have a medical and dental provider and connect them with health resources within the community. I provide hearing, vision, growth, and nutrition screenings for all enrolled children. I track, monitor, and treat chronic healthcare conditions. I provide health education to students, families, and staff. In addition, I oversee and manage all requirements for meeting Level 3 Paths to Quality certification."
Michelle Herring, Family Partnership Coordinator
765-651-2080 ext. 416
"I coordinate family events and parent workshops, manage our Ready Rosie program and our family involvement incentive program, and lead the Parent Gauge / Parent Surveys for improving our program based on parent feedback."
Kristi Hawkins, Community Partnership Coordinator
"I partner with local, state, and national organizations to make sure our Little Giants program supports families with various needs. I advertise community events and activities and help families access community resources, including wrap-around childcare, housing, budgeting and asset building, adult education opportunities, and much more."
Jody Fry, Mental Health Coordinator / Consultant
"I conduct child and classroom observations, consult with parents and staff, and connect families to community mental health resources. Contact me for any concerns about your child, such as child development, separation anxiety, trauma, attachment or challenging behaviors."
Carrie Wright, Special Services Coordinator
765-651-2080 ext. 400
Little Giants @ Allen Elementary
You can reach Allen Elementary by phone at 765-664-7355, or you can contact individual staffers at the email addresses listed below.
Allison Reed, email@example.com
Cindy Wilson, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sunni Mikesell, email@example.com
Nicole Keasling, firstname.lastname@example.org
Melissa Sizemore, email@example.com
Raisha Smith, firstname.lastname@example.org
Little Giants @ Frances Slocum Elementary
You can reach Frances Slocum Elementary by phone at 765-664-0589, or you can contact individual staffers at the email addresses listed below.
Sara Herrera, email@example.com
Sarah Montgomery, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah Nacke, email@example.com
Karen Hansel, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lindsay Delawter, email@example.com
Ashley Pherson, firstname.lastname@example.org
Rhonda Sexton, email@example.com
Gabby Calobrace, firstname.lastname@example.org
Jasmine Boyd, email@example.com
Lexi Sands, firstname.lastname@example.org
Little Giants @ Kendall Elementary
You can reach Kendall Elementary by phone at 765-662-7364, or you can contact individual staffers at the email addresses listed below.
Amanda Hart, email@example.com
Stacy Thompson, firstname.lastname@example.org
Kayte Duncan, email@example.com
Kamlesh Markand, firstname.lastname@example.org
Margaret Martens, email@example.com
Little Giants @ Riverview Elementary
You can reach Riverview Elementary by phone at 765-662-2427, or you can contact individual staffers at the email addresses listed below.
Amanda Guy, firstname.lastname@example.org
Emma Dusseau, email@example.com
Stephanie Hickman, firstname.lastname@example.org
Miriam McVicker, email@example.com
Celina Cruz, firstname.lastname@example.org
Amber Hendey, email@example.com
Beth Carrico, firstname.lastname@example.org
Little Giants @ Justice Intermediate
You can reach the Little Giants Office at Justice Intermediate by calling at 765-651-2080, or you can contact individual staffers at the email addresses listed below.
Kim Kreischer, email@example.com
Sarah Jones, firstname.lastname@example.org
Amanda Gallaway, email@example.com
Maggie Evans, firstname.lastname@example.org
Carin Shrout, email@example.com
Sarah Parish, firstname.lastname@example.org
Sarah McGibbon, email@example.com
Karen Haag, firstname.lastname@example.org
Adrienne Coulter, email@example.com