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Northcentral Region

Serving Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Ohio, and Wisconsin.

Contacts

Outreach Specialist:
To be announced, please contact outreach@aph.org

Based in Wisconsin, Scott is interested in access technology and hopes to be a resource for teachers and students who can benefit from the technology products from APH. Outside of work, he enjoys taking long walks with his guide dog Lumiere, listening to live music, and going out to eat.

Northcentral Region Ex Officio Trustees

  • Dawn E Soto

    Wisconsin

    Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

    Director, WCBVI Outreach

    Address

    1700 W State St
    Janesville, Wisconsin 53546

    Contact

    608-758-6145

    608-758-6169

  • Tanya Armstrong

    Nebraska

    Nebraska Department of Education

    Outreach Director

    Address

    824 10th Ave
    Nebraska City, Nebraska 68410

    Contact

    800-826-4355

    402-873-3463

  • Leslie Durst

    Indiana

    Indiana Educational Resource Center

    Coordinator

    Address

    7725 N College Ave
    Indianapolis, Indiana 46240

    Contact

    317-554-2740

    317-475-9181

  • James Durst

    Indiana

    Indiana School for the Blind

    Superintendent

    Address

    7725 N College Ave
    Indianapolis, Indiana 46240

    Contact

    317-253-1481, ext. 141

    317-251-6511

  • Toni Harrell

    Kansas

    Kansas State Board of Education-IRC

    Director of Instructional Resource Center

    Address

    1100 State Ave
    Kansas City, Kansas 66102

    Contact

    913-305-3071

  • Derrick Phillips

    Illinois

    Illinois Center for Rehabilitation & Education – I

    Superintendent

    Address

    1151 S Wood St
    Chicago, Illinois 60612

    Contact

    312-633-3532

    312-633-3805

  • Jim Lee

    Illinois

    The Hope School - CLOSED 7-19-2019

    Address

    15 E Hazel Lane
    Springfield, Illinois 62712

  • Gregory Polman

    Illinois

    Illinois State Board of Education & The Chicago Lighthouse for People Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

    Senior Vice President/Public Policy

    Address

    1850 W Roosevelt Rd
    Chicago, Illinois 60608-1228

    Contact

    312-997-3673

    312-996-1687

  • Elizabeth Pieters

    Iowa

    Iowa Dept of Ed & Iowa Braille & Sight Saving School

    IESBVI Literacy Consultant

    Address

    3501 Harry Langdon Blvd Ste. 170
    Council Bluffs, Iowa 51503

    Contact

    712-828-0516

  • Karen Cunningham

    Iowa

    Iowa Department for the Blind

    Braille Transcriber

    Address

    524 Fourth St
    Des Moines, Iowa 50309

    Contact

    515-452-1339

  • Kimberly Walker

    Illinois

    The Hadley Institute for the Blind and Visually Impaired

    Director of Customer Experiences & Organizational Impact

    Address

    700 Elm Street
    Winnetka, Illinois 60093

    Contact

    847-784-2882

  • Kristin Oien

    Minnesota

    Minnesota Department of Education

    Blind/Visually Impaired Specialist

    Address

    400 NE Stinson Blvd
    Minneapolis, Minnesota 55413

    Contact

    651-582-8843

    651-582-8729

  • Daniel Wenzel

    Wisconsin

    Wisconsin School for the Blind and Visually Impaired & Educational Services for the Blind and Visually Impaired

    Director, WCBVI

    Address

    1700 W State St
    Janesville, Wisconsin 53546

    Contact

    608-758-4925

    608-758-6161

  • Juan Ortiz

    Michigan

    Michigan Bureau of Services for Blind Persons

    Acting Director

    Address

    1541 Oakland Dr
    Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008

    Contact

    269-337-3854

    269-337-3872

  • Geoffrey Barney

    Missouri

    Missouri School for the Blind

    Superintendent

    Address

    3815 Magnolia Ave
    Saint Louis, Missouri 63110

    Contact

    314-776-4320

    314-776-1875

  • John Davis

    Minnesota

    Minnesota State Academy for the Blind

    Education Director

    Address

    400 Sixth Ave SE
    Faribault, Minnesota 55021

    Contact

    507-384-6700, ext. 6701

    507-333-4825

  • Keith A. Roderick

    Missouri

    Missouri Family Support Division

    Interim Deputy Director

    Address

    615 Howerton Ct
    Jefferson City, Missouri 65102

    Contact

    573-751-4249

    573-751-4984

  • Roxanne Balfour

    Michigan

    Michigan State Department of Education

    Department Specialist

    Address

    702 W Kalamazoo St
    Lansing, Michigan 48915

    Contact

    517-897-4138

    517-335-7504

  • Yvonne Ali

    Missouri

    Missouri School f/t Blind - MIssouri IRC f/t VI

    Supervisor

    Address

    3815 Magnolia Ave
    Saint Louis, Missouri 63110

    Contact

    314-633-1551

    314-773-3762

  • Audrey Graves

    Nebraska

    Nebraska Center for the Education of Children Who Are Blind or Visually Impaired

    Principal

    Address

    824 10th Avenue
    Nebraska City, Nebraska 68410

    Contact

    402-873-5513

    402-873-3463

  • Sarah Buoni

    Ohio

    Ohio State Department of Education – OEC

    Education Program Specialist

    Address

    25 S Front St Mail Stop 409
    Columbus, Ohio 43215-4183

    Contact

    614-752-1245

    614-728-1097

  • Lou Maynus

    Ohio

    Ohio State School for the Blind

    Superintendent

    Address

    5220 N High St
    Columbus, Ohio 43214

    Contact

    614-361-2955

    614-752-1713

  • Daniel J. Ashman

    Minnesota

    Blindness: Learning in New Dimensions, Inc.

    Employment Specialist

    Address

    100 E 22nd St
    Minneapolis, Minnesota 55404

    Contact

    612-872-0100

    612-872-9358

  • Aimee Veith

    Illinois

    Illinois School for the Visually Impaired

    Acting Superintendent

    Address

    658 E State St
    Jacksonville, Illinois 62650

    Contact

    217-479-4455

    217-479-4507

  • Kelly Lemke

    Minnesota

    Lighthouse Center for Vital Living

    COMS CVRT

    Address

    4505 W Superior St
    Duluth, Minnesota 55807

    Contact

    218-624-4828 ext 1006

    218-624-4479

  • Lexi Holsapple

    Missouri

    Alphapointe Association for the Blind

    Youth Services Specialist

    Address

    7501 Prospect Ave
    Kansas City, Missouri 64132

    Contact

    816-237-2060

    816-237-2065