Gifted and Talented Advisory Council (GTAC)

Promote and enhance the goals and objectives of Gifted Education programming. Build positive partnerships among schools, teachers, gifted education staff, administration, parents, and the community to support current gifted education services and to advocate for future programming needs. 

All meetings are held from 6-7 p.m. at Henry Sibley High School in room A241. All GTAC meetings are open to the public as observers.  The 2016-17 meeting dates are yet to be determined.

Parent Representatives
Kim Reisig, Garlough Environmental Magnet
Anny Collins, Mendota Elementary School
Julie Lyford & Dave Carr, Heritage Middle School
Adrienne Meyers, Friendly Hills Middle School
Kristen Jochum & Brian Prokosch, Henry Sibley High School
Pilot Knob STEM Magnet School is in need of a representative for the 2016-17 school year.
Carl Baumeister, Moreland Arts and Health Science Magnet
Brian & Kelly Aukema, Somerset Elementary School

Staff Representatives
Kristine Goldade, Garlough Environmental Magnet and Pilot Knob STEM Magnet
Sheila Schwirtz, Moreland Arts and Health Sciences Magnet
Melissa Maas, Friendly Hills Middle School
Shannon Lawson, Somerset Elementary
Adam Hegg, Heritage E-STEM Magnet
Megan Mogelson, Mendota Elementary 

Administrative Representatives
Sue Powell, Garlough Environmental Magnet School
Tom Benson, Pilot Knob Elementary
Cari Jo Drewitz, Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
Rick Halley, GT and Instructional Programs Coordinator
Marcy Doud, Assistant Superintendent

Stephanie Levine, School Board Representative