TBAISD Departments

Business Services—TBAISD’s business department staff provides school districts with individualized and cost-effective, regional coordination of a multitude of services.
Linda Bielecki  -  Business Manager    231. 922.6211

Career and Technical Education—Traverse Bay Area Career-Tech Center is a secondary career and technical education school that offers 21 occupational programs that prepare high school juniors and seniors for advancement to further postsecondary training, immediate job placement, or military service.
Patrick Lamb -   Career-Tech Center Principal    231. 922.6260

Communication Services—The communications arm of the intermediate school district works to provide media outreach, marketing materials and graphic design, writing, editing, and communication project support for the ISD and local school districts.
Heather Jewell -   Communication Services Specialist    231. 922.6222

Early Childhood Services—The early childhood department works with communities, schools and human service agencies to meet the needs of young children age birth to five.
Yvonne Donohoe McCool-    Director of Early Childhood Services    231.922.6476

General Education—The department of Instructional Services offers a variety of programs and services designed to support student achievement, meet state and federal legislative mandates, and enrich school programs throughout the five-county service area.
Paul Bauer   - Director of Instructional Services    231.922.6497

Human Resources- TBAISD human resource department has an open door policy to all current employees as well as those seeking employment at TBAISD.
Emily Quinn -  Director of Human Resource    231.922.6200

Professional Development- TBAISD responds to the professional development needs across the region through regional initiatives and individual district supports designed to build leadership and instructional best practice.
Paul Bauer  -  Director of Instructional Services    231.922.6497

REMC 2 Central—TBAISD houses one of Michigan’s 22 Regional Education Media Centers (REMC) and services schools within 6 ISDs.
Paul Bauer -   Director of Instructional Services    231.922.6497
Michael George III -   Instructional Technologist    231.922.6210

Special Education—TBAISD Special Education services, as mandated by Michigan state law, are available to individuals ages birth to 26.
Carol Greilick  -  Assistant Superintendent of Special Education    231.922.6228
Karen Spring  -  Compliance Supervisor    231.922.6233
Leigh Kennedy  -  Coordinator of Curriculum    231.922.6393

Service Area Supervisors

John Breithaupt - 231.922.6466 (TCAPS Schools)
Kristen Deering - 231.922.6474 (TCAPS Schools)
Becky Goodwin  -  231.922.6467 (Northeast service area)
Julie Gordon  -  231.922.6485 (Special Education Preschool Assessment, Behavior services)
Mike Hartman  -  231.922.6566 (TCAPS Schools)
Brooke Laurent  -  231.922.6462 (Southwest service area)
Kim Urbanski  -  231.922.6470 (Northwest service area)

Center-based Program Supervisors

Rena Spencer,  Transition Campus/Life Skills Center    231.922.6357
Candy Marek, New Campus School   231.922.6485
MartyAnn Guiney,  Programs for Cognitive Impairments    231.933.3563
Debra Drayton-Nelson,  Programs for Autism    231.933.8660

Technology Services—Technology department technicians provide districts with technology support and cooperative services.

Doug Olson  -  Technology Systems Manager    231.922.6343
Grant Blesma   - Technology Operations Manager    231.922.6384