Our Team

State Leadership Team

Anna Severens Nevada Department of Education – Office of Early  Learning and Development

Debbie Kawcak Nevada State Health Division – Maternal and Child Health

Ann Bingham Nevada Center for Excellence in Disabilities – University of Nevada, Reno

Karen Taycher Nevada PEP

Robert Johnson Elko County School District – PBS-NV

Sherry Halley Nevada Department of Education – 619 Coordinator

Theresa Rowe Washoe Tribe Head Start

Glen Dunlap National TACSEI Faculty

Eddie King IDEA Part C

Patti Oya Nevada Department of Education – Office of Early  Learning and Development

Tina Springmeyer Washoe County School District

Ann Polakowski Division of Child and Family Services – Early Childhood Mental Health

Amanda Hearon Clark County School District

Marty Elquist The Children’s Cabinet

Nevada TACSEI Staff:

Janice Lee, M.Ed, Nevada TACSEI Coordinator – janicelee@unr.edu

Jencie Davies , MS, Northern Nevada TACSEI Training Coordinator and Data Evaluation Coordinator – jdavies@childrenscabinet.org

Maria Marinakas, Ed. M, Nevada TACSEI Southern Regional Training Coordinator – mmarinakis@childrenscabinet.org

Robin Kincaid, Nevada TACSEI Parent Engagement Coordinator – RKincaid@nvpep.org