Robert M. Donaldson, Ph.D. – Superintendent of Schools
Support Staff: Pauline Bjorklund / 208.748.3043
Oversight: Under direction of the Board of Directors, oversees all functions of the District as well as administrative and certificated personnel. Directs legal, policy and financial matters as well as public relations.
Lance R. Hansen – Assistant Superintendent
- Operations: Ellen Watson / 208.748.3031
- Human Resources: Angela Rush / 208.748.3041
- Receptionist, District: Tara Isley / 208.748.3000
Oversight: Assists the Superintendent with overall management of the District including the following student services: transportation, maintenance, custodial and food services; and directs the District’s network administration and staff. Provides management of human resources including recruitment, hiring, supervision and evaluation, wage and salary scales, job descriptions, employment history files and appropriate filing of personnel reports with the state. Additionally, provides oversight for Educational Support Personnel/classified staff; mediates parental complaints; and manages the enrollment process for new-to-the District students K-6.
Elisabeth G. Fenter – Curriculum & Instruction
Support Staff: Emily Hohman / 208.748.3045
Oversight: Directs K-12 curriculum and educational programs; staff development programs, assessment program; Gifted/Talented and Enrichment programs.
Travis W. Poulsen – Special Services
- Administrative Secretary: Hope Carroll / 208.748.3047
- Medicaid Coordinator: Sarah Shepherd / 208.790.4708
Oversight: Provides appropriate services to students identified with special needs in compliance with all federal and State of Idaho laws. Additionally, directs the District’s counseling staff.
Katharine L. McPherson – Business Services
Support Staff: Ann Marie Patchen / 208.748.3036
Oversight: Manages all business transactions of the District; assures physical resources are obtained, safeguarded and used appropriately; employee benefits, and payroll. Additionally, directs the District’s printshop and warehouse operations and staff.
Kimberly K. Eimers, Ed.D. – Student Services
Support Staff: Open Position / 208.748.3032
Oversight: Directs the planning, development, organization, management and implementation of all aspects of student services and outreach programs of the District; provides oversight of alternative education, child welfare and attendance, student discipline procedures and school safety. Additionally, manages the enrollment process for new-to-the District students K-6, and assures compliance with federal and state law, administrative rules and Board policy related to student services.
The Central Services office is located at:
3317 12th Street
Lewiston, Idaho 83501
Office Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
(holiday and summer hours: 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.)