Parent Advisory Committee

The parent advisory committee is formed under Michigan Administrative Rule 340.1838 to provide advisory input matters to improve special education services within the intermediate school district. Members are appointed by his or her constituent local school district or public school academy.

Committee Members

School District/Academy Name School District/Academy Name
Atherton Open Greater Heights Academy Open
Beecher Open International Academy Open
Bendle Susan Butler Kearsley Jacy Aldrige
Bentley Chrystal Zajechowski Lake Fenton Lori Smith
Burton Glen Charter Academy Joanna Partin LakeVille Open
Carman-Ainsworth La Cracha Handy Linden Jenny Hammill
Clio Melissa Cribbs Linden Charter Academy Dorothy Nelson
Davison Dana Austin Madison Academy Open
Fenton Open Montrose Vicky VanCura
Flint Betty Nostrant Mt. Morris Autumn Bagley
Flushing Kimberly Odette-Kirk New Standard Academy Open
Genesee Mimi Matthews Northridge Academy Open
Genesee Stem Academy Open Richfield Public School Academy Open
Goodrich Sherry Kenworthy Swartz Creek Open
Grand Blanc Open Westwood Heights Open
Grand Blanc Academy Open Woodland Park Academy Open

2022-2023 Meeting Dates




 February 6, 2023

6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

GISD Special Education Services: Orchard Room

 March 16, 2023

9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m.

Virtual Session: Contact Dena Prevett at 810-591-4881 for details

 April 17, 2023

6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

GISD Special Education Services: Orchard Room

 May 19, 2023

1:00 p.m.-3:00 p.m.

Brick Street: 1223 E. Grand Blanc Rd. Grand Blanc, MI 48439

 June 12, 2023

6:00 p.m.-8:00 p.m.

GISD Ligon Outdoor Center

Additional Resources

Michigan Alliance for Families
Special Education Mediation Services