“WHO DOES WHAT?” List 2020-2021
Stratford Public Schools
1000 East Broadway Stratford, CT 06615
Phone: (203) 385-4210
Office: Superintendent - Phone: 385-4209
Dr. Uyi E. Osunde, Superintendent of Schools
Function: Administers the school system consistent with policies set by the Board of Education and State and federal legislation.
Office: Assistant Superintendent - Curriculum - Phone: 381-2016
Linda Gejda, Assistant Superintendent
Function: Assists the Superintendent oversees the curriculum department and assists the Superintendent in the administration of the school system.
Office: District Operations - Phone: 386-3149
Office: Transportation - Phone: 381-6915
Pamela Mangini, Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Function: Oversees all operations aspects of district and transportation.
Office: Human Resources - Phone: 385-4212
Cortney Brown, Director of Human Resources
Yvonne Temple, Assistant Director of Human Resources
Function: Oversees human resources functions and operations. Manages legal issues pursuant to contracts and collective bargaining. District Title IX Officer.
Office: Pupil Personnel Services - Phone: 385-4225
Heather Borges, Director of Pupil Personnel Services
Function: Oversees all pupil personnel services and special education programs and services, pre-K – 12, Medicaid reimbursements, special education grants, emergency preparedness and school nursing services.
Office: Technology - Phone: 381-6962
Edward Molloy, Director of Technology
Function: Oversees all functions of the IT department and facilities, integration of technology into the classroom, and data collection and management.
Office: Buildings/Maintenance - Phone: 385-4216
Rich Ruggiero, Director of Facilities / Plant Operations
Function: Oversees Facilities.
Office: Finance - Phone: 385-4202
Susan Nicholson, Director of Finance
Function: Oversees financial operations, payroll, and purchasing.
Office: Grants - Phone: 381-2061
Dr. Kevin Klemme, Grants Administrator
Function: Oversees administration of grants, early childhood initiative, and district consolidated grant.
Educational Support Services
Questions regarding any of the departments listed below should be directed to the appropriate coordinator or person responsible for the program.
Continuing Education (Adult Education) Coordinator- Jim Noga - 385-4270
Special Education Coordinator - Kate Ceriello - 385-4225
Special Education Coordinator - Karen Proto - 385-4225
Special Education Coordinator - Jennifer Alves- 385-4225
Special Education Coordinator - Aimee Boyle - 385-4225
Fine Arts/Health/Physical Education Coordinator K-12 - Brian Frazier - 385-4221
Literacy Coordinator PK-8 - Susan Schmidt - 385-4208
Guidance & Assessments Coordinator - Joanna Najarian-Garb - 380-6749
STEM Coordinator 7-12 - Harold Greist - 385-4219
STEM Coordinator K-6 - Samantha Rosenberg - 381-2027
Alternative Services – ALPHA - Kate Mascia - 385-4298
World and Dual Language/ESOL Coordinator - Denise Massari - 385-4244
SHS Department Heads
Humanities - Elizabeth Bourjaili - 385-4230
Math - Jillian Barnych - 385-4230
Science - Alison Lucas -385-4230
BHS Department Heads
Humanities - Kirsten Hardy - 385-4250
Math - Angela Swanepoel - 385-4250
Science - Tehmina Khan - 385-4250
Residence / Truant Officer - Michael Imbro - 385-4206
Executive Assistant to the Superintendent - Teresa Lycoudes - 385-4209