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Penn-Harris-Madison Contacts

 
If you have a question or concern please start by contacting your building principal. If the problem is not resolved at the school level, below is a list of people to contact, including their phone numbers and email addresses.
 
All mail deliveries should be addressed to the attention of the appropriate party at the P-H-M Educational Services Center, 55900 Bittersweet Road, Mishawaka IN 46545.  To reach the operator at the district’s switchboard, dial 574-259-7941
 
The searchable Staff Directory allows you to search for staff members by last name.  Search results will provide the contact’s email address.
 

BOARD OF SCHOOL TRUSTEES
Donna Humes, Administrative Assistant to the Board of School Trustees, 574-258-9570

 

OFFICE OF THE SUPERINTENDENT

Dr. Jerry Thacker, Superintendent of Schools

  • Questions or concerns not resolved by contacting the appropriate administrator should be brought to the superintendent’s attention

Dawn Bachtel, Administrative Assistant to the Superintendent, 574-258-9595

  • Questions about access to public records under the Freedom of Information Act should be directed to Mrs. Bachtel

 

BUSINESS SERVICES
Dr. Denise Seger, Associate Superintendent, 574-258-9554
Lisa Zachary, Administrative Assistant to the Associate Superintendent, 574-258-9522
Alex Newman, Business Manager, 574-258-9591

 

LEARNING DIVISION

Dr. Kay Antonelli, Assistant Superintendent for Instruction, 574-258-9577
Carolyn Palonis, Administrative Assistant to the Assistant Superintendent, 574-258-9588
Heather Short, Director of Professional Development and Student Learning, 574-258-9590

  • Questions about the following should be directed to Dr. Antonelli:

    • Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973

    • Office for Civil Rights Compliance

    • Non-discrimination and accommodation under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972

    • Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)

    • Student harassment or bullying

 

EXCEPTIONAL EDUCATION

Gena L. Todd, Director of Exceptional Education, 574-254-2815

  • Questions about the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) should be directed to Ms. Todd.

 

HUMAN RESOURCES

Mike Lureman, Director of Human Resources, 574-258-9549
Tammy Gizewski, Administrative Assistant to the Director of Human Resources, 574-258-9571
Lisa Brown, Benefits Coordinator, 574-258-9585

  • Questions about the following should be directed to Mr. Lureman:

    • Equal Employment Opportunities (Title VII of the Civil Rights Act)

    • Sexual Harassment (Title VII of the Civil Rights Act and Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972)

 

TECHNOLOGY
Matt Hapke,
Director of Information and Technology, 574-258-9830

 

COMMUNICATIONS
Lucha Ramey, Director of Communications, 574-258-9558

 

FOOD SERVICE
Jill RiggsDirector of Food Service, 574-258-9552

 

FACILITIES

Tom Hartman, Director of Facilities, 574-258-9540

  • Questions about indoor air quality should be directed to Mr. Hartman

 

TRANSPORTATION
Judith Dahlstrom, Director of Facilities, 574-258-9548

 

SAFETY AND SECURITY 
Mike Seger, Director of Safety and Student Services, 574-258-9551

  • Questions about homeless students should be directed to Mr. Seger