Regional Professional Development Academy


William Kaskow
Program Administrator

Lee Lasser
Training Specialist

Deb Smith
Administrative Assistant


Steering Committee
Members 2014/2015

The professional development activities organized and sponsored by the Academy are the outgrowth of an annual needs assessment survey.  A Steering Committee comprised of Directors of Special Services from some of the member districts provide insight and direction into the planning of our professional seminars.  Membership of the Steering Committee is voluntary.

Kathy Malloy
Testing Coordinator
Bay Head

Gigi Petillo
Director of Special Education

Carol Duffy
Director of Special Services
Wall Township

Bill Shannon
Director of Pupil Personnel
Asbury Park

Patricia Callander
Assistant Supt. of Pupil Services
Howell Township

Patricia Rizzo
Director of Educational Services
Freehold Township

Meryl Gill
Director of Special Services

Carol Saker
Supervisor of Special Services
Little Egg Harbor

Bonnie Russo
Director of Special Services
Union Beach

Michael Maschi
Director of Student Services
Lacey Township

Donna Stump
Director of Special Services
Brick Township

Bob Dunn
District Director of Special Services