ESE Programs

ESE Programs

Support to students, parents and school personnel is provided by ESE Program Specialists. The Program Specialists are assigned specific programs to oversee and provide technical assistance in the form of program development and training.


Lynn Adkins, Program Specialist
(904) 547-7697

Other Health Impaired
Specific Learning Disabilities


Helen DiMare, Program Specialist
(904) 547-7692



Teri Evans, Program Specialist – Pre-K Clinic
(904) 547-8958

(located at The Excelsior Cultural Center, 102 Martin Luther King Avenue)


George Freeman, Program Specialist
(904) 547-7704

Behavior Specialists
Emotional or Behavior Disabilities
Mental Health Counselors


Avery Greene, Program Specialist
(904) 547-7557

Homebound or Hospitalized
Orthopedic Impairment
Parent Services
Traumatic Brain Injury
Visually Impaired


Leigh Ann Hale, Program Specialist
(904) 547-7678

Intellectual Disabilities
Transition Services


Sonia Howley, Program Specialist
(904) 547-7543

Deaf or Hard of Hearing
Speech / Language Impairments


Tina Kennon, Assistant Director
(904) 547-7546

Occupational & Physical Therapy
Section 504


Lisa Thacker, Program Specialist
(904) 547-7530

Autism Spectrum Disorder