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Board of Educational Examiners Staff Directory

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Account Logins Jessica Kurtz
Information Technology Support Jeff DeBruin
Background Checks
Danielle Brookes
Board Secretary Meredith Hawk
Teacher Licensure - New Iowa Graduates Sherry Jensen
Substitute Authorization (non-teacher preparation)
Substitute License (teacher preparation)
Alivia Bullis
Attorney Beth Myers
Counseling- endorsement(teacher) and professional service license (non-teachers)
Professional Service Licenses (non-counseling)
Statements of Professional Recognition
Mike Cavin
Native Language Speaker Authorization
Teacher Licensure - Iowa Teacher Intern Program
Joanne Tubbs
Steve Mitchell
Conditional Licensure - Administrators
Driver's Education and Behind the Wheel Authorization
Principal Licensure
SAM Licensure
Superintendent Licensure
Greg Horstmann
Career and Technical Education
Conditional Licensure - Regular Education
Military Exchange License
School Business Officials
Secondary Teacher Licensure - Out of Country Preparation
Secondary Teacher Licensure - Prepared at out of state college
David Wempen
Conditional LIcensure - Special Education
Elementary Teacher Licensure - Out of Country preparation
Special Education
Elementary Teacher Licensure - Prepared at out of state college
Geri McMahon
Investigator Diane Dennis