SpEd Staff

USD 457 offers quality Special Education programs through the following delivery models: Inclusion, Resource, Self-Contained, Alternative Site, Homebound, Therapeutic Education Program, and Hospitalized services.

Within those possible settings the following services may be provided: Speech, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Adaptive Physical Education, Learning Disabilities, Behavior Disorders, Hearing Impaired, Intellectual Disability, Multiple Disabilities, Visually Impaired, Other Health Impaired, TBI, Gifted and Early Childhood.

The special education office is located in the Educational Support Center at 1205 Fleming, Garden City, Kansas  67846. 

Special Education ESC Office Staff

 Josh GuymonJosh GuymonJosh Guymon

Director of Special Education

​Josh Guymon

 Traci Shellenberger SpEd Coordinator
Traci Shellenberger
 Tami Moore  Elementary Teacher on Special Assignment (T.O.S.A.)
 Tami Moore
 Melanie Garrison  Early Childhood Teacher on Special Assignment (T.O.S.A.)  Melanie Garrison
 Tracey Percival Office Manager
Tracey Percival
 Robin Lightfoot
MIS Secretary
Robin Lightfoot
 Rosa Rosales Castorena  Receptionist/Translator-Spanish Rosa Rosales-Castorena
 Wanda Dougherty  Assistive Technology
Wanda Dougherty
 Laura Pahls   School Psychologist  Laura Pahls
 Jenna Rycek
  School Psychologist  Jenna Rycek
 Rhonda Stuvick   School Psychologist  Rhonda Stuvick
 Shane Trentman   School Psychologist  Shane Trentman
Heather Smith
  School Psychologist  Heather Smith
Kristen Heiman
 School Psychologist
 Kristen Heiman
 Janell Heiman  School Psychologist Paraprofessional  Janell Heiman
 Jeanne Bradstreet  School Psychologist Paraprofessional  Jeanne Bradstreet
 Lyndi Stokes
 Behavior Consultant/Champs/Autism Lyndi Stokes
Sarah Stucky
 Mental Health Liaison
 Sarah Stucky
Lisa Juel
Transition Room/ Mental Health Liaison
 Lisa Juel
 Breckan Shrimplin  IEP Reviewer
 Breckan Shrimplin