Resources

Student Assessment—Staff


Updated 9/9/13


Division of Student Assessment
Illinois State Board of Education
100 North First Street, E-216
Springfield, IL 62777
Phone: (866) 317-6034
Fax: (217) 782-6097
Web: http://www.isbe.net/assessment



Mary O'Brian — Director of Assessment

Angela Chamness— Division Administrator

Daniel L. Brown — Division Supervisor
Name and Title Program Function
Shu-Ren Chang
Principal Consultant
Psychometrician
   
Jessica Dare
Principal Consultant
Illinois Alternate Assessment (IAA) Program Coordinator
   
Megan Forness
Principal Consultant
Prairie State Achievement Examination (PSAE) Coordinator
   
Dan Frederking
Principal Consultant
PARCC Field Test Coordinator; Reading Specialist
   
Shelley Hamlin
Program Specialist I  
Administrative Assistant
   
Rachel Jachino
Principal Consultant
Mathematics Specialist
   
Bridina Lemmer
Principal Consultant
Science Specialist
   
Dan Long
State PARCC Coordinator
PARCC - Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers
   
Andy Metcalf
Principal Consultant
NAEP State Coordinator, Explore/Plan Coordinator, Data and Psychometrics Specialist
   
Jim Palmer
Principal Consultant
Illinois Standards Achievement Test (ISAT) Coordinator
   
Barry Pedersen
Principal Consultant
ELL Assessment Coordinator
   
Cathy Toncray
Program Specialist II 
Administrative Assistant to the Director of Assessment and the Division Administrator
   
Veronica Williams
Principal Consultant
Contracts Coordinator
   
Diana Zaleski
Principal Consultant
Statistician