Student Services Central Office Team

Administrative Team:

Mr. Kyle Gerdes, Director of Student Services & Homeless Liaison: 815-754-2290

Dr. Lisa Becker, Student Services TOSA at Founders, Littlejohn, Malta & Tyler: 815-754-1736

Ms. Jennifer Darlinger, CRMS & HMS Coordinator: CRMS (815) 754-2226 & HMS (815) 754-2241

Ms. Lisa Gorchels, Director of the Early Learning & Development Center: 815-754-2222

Ms. Nicole Maxwell, Coordinator at Brooks, Cortland, Jefferson & Lincoln: 815-754-2963

Mr. Brandon Royer, DHS Coordinator: 815-754-2289

Ms. Wendy Stanis, Outplacement & Assistive Tech Coordinator : 815-754-1338


Support Team:

Ms. Jennifer Verbic, Student Services Administrative Assistant: 815-754-2310

  • Call to request general information pertaining to student support services and homeless supports.

Ms. Margie Baie, Student Services Systems Manager: 815-754-2283

  • Call to request Middle School, High School & all Outplaced Special Education records or questions regarding outplacement, home or hospital education billing.

Ms. Kristine Collin, Student Services Systems Manager: 815-754-8279

  • Call to request Early Childhood, Elementary Special Education & all 504 records or questions regarding student services invoicing and purchasing.