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 6:30-8:00 p.m. in the Media Center at Henry Sibley High School. All GTAC meetings are open to the public as observers. 

October 28, 2019 - Regular GTAC Meeting was replaced with Community Conversations (long term planning) December 16, 2019 March 16, 2020 May 18, 2020


Parent Representatives
Garlough Environmental Magnet - Kelly Billig
Mendota Elementary - Steph Meyer
Moreland Arts and Health Science Magnet - Troy Parkinson
Pilot Knob STEM Magnet School - Missy Casey
Somerset Elementary School - Allison Boettcher
Friendly Hills Middle School - Kim Reisig
Heritage Middle School - Brenda Lawrence
Henry Sibley High School - Adriene Meyer & Dave Carr
At Large Representatives - Brian Prokosch, Dan Ernst, Kim Smith, Don Crain

Staff Representatives
Garlough Environmental Magnet - Kristine Goldade 
Mendota Elementary - Megan Mogelson
Moreland Arts and Health Sciences Magnet - Sheila Schwirtz
Pilot Knob STEM Magnet - Lauren Knoepfler
Somerset Elementary - Krista Schulz and Kortnie Unzen
Friendly Hills Middle School - Melissa Maas
Heritage E-STEM Magnet - Adam Hegg

Administrative Representatives
Mark Quinn, Moreland Arts and Health Magnet
Kim Zellmer - Friendly Hills Middle School
Cari Jo Drewitz, Director of Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment
Miles Lawson, Secondary Curriculum and  Gifted and Talented Coordinator
Brenda Corbett, School Board Representative