Introducing new SPED admin assistant
Please welcome Brenda Prentice to her role as the new Administrative Assistant to the Director of Special Education. (This position was held by Lynn Vaught who retired in October.) Brenda has been with the AEA since 1993 and has worked with the Web IEP/IMS system, and overseeing the Medicaid claim process for Prairie Lakes AEA, which she will continue.
In addition to Medicaid, Brenda will support the Director of Special Education and systems level special education work. Some duties include: Processing Competent Private Instruction, Out of State Placements, Independent Educational Evaluations, Surrogate Parents, and litigious cases. Brenda will also help with organizing larger collaborative projects for the Regional Administrators.