Administrative Directory

Everyone in our administration is able to assist you during the office hours of 8:00 A.M. – 5:00 P.M., Monday thru Friday. If you are unable to reach us by phone during normal office hours, please leave a detailed message and we will get in touch with you shortly.

Oklahoma City: Epic Charter Schools

4101 NW 122nd St., Suite B
Oklahoma City, OK 73120
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Tulsa: Epic Charter Schools

3810 S. 103rd East. Ave., Suite 102
Woodward Building
Tulsa, OK 74146
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Not sure who to contact? Just give us a call at 405.749.4550 or email info@epiccharterschools.org.

Administration

*All names are hyperlinked to that individual’s email address.

David Chaney
Founder & Superintendent
Call 405.749.4550

Admissions

Michelle Valdez
Director of Enrollment
Call 405.749.4550 X 168

Kylie Dixon
Admissions & Enrollment Specialist

Call 405.749.4550 X 214

Mia Palacios-Jimenez
Admissions Specialist
Call 405.749.4550 X 246

Communications

Shelly Hickman
Assistant Superintendent, External Affairs
Call 405.749-4550 X 123 or 405.397.4030 (after hours)

Brant Cale
Director of Community Relations
Call 405.749.4550

Sean Ridenour
Creative Director
Call 405.749.4550 X 142

Serena Watson
Communications Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 206

Susan Banks
Communications Coordinator
Call 405.749.4550

Bailee Gray
Communications Specialist

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Human Resources

Shawna Salkil
Director of Human Resources
Call 405.749.4550 X 103

Mikayla Frech
Human Resources Generalist
Call 405.749.4550 X 122

Jordan Robertson
Human Resource Support Specialist
Call 405.749.4550 X 223

School Resources & Faculty Development

Scot Trower
Assistant Superintendent of Talent Acquisition & Teacher Development
Call 405.749.4550 X 121

Anne Gottschalk
Managing Director of Teacher Development
Call 405.749.4550 X 325

Carolyn Baker
Director of Teacher Development
Call 405.749.4550

Christy Bennefield
Director of Teacher Development
Call 405.749.4550 X 178

Lindsay Brandt
Director of Teacher 
Development
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Whitney Farmer
Director of Teacher Development 
Call 405.749.4550 X 179

Nora Link
Director of Teacher 
Development 
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Jesse McDermott
Director of Teacher Development 
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Angela Ogden
Director of Teacher Development 

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Amanda Ramsey
Director of Teacher Development 

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Jennifer Robinson
Director of Teacher Development 

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Beth Simpson
Director of Teacher Development 
Call 405.749.4550 X 180

Audrey Villani
Director of Teacher Development

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Kara Webster
Director of Teacher Development

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Leslie Wells
Director of Teacher Development

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Ashlee Worley
Director of Teacher Development
Call 405.749.4550 X 339

Yolanda Merriman
Director of Epic University
Call 405.749.4550 X 330

Kimberly Rowe
Epic University Training Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 221

Kevin Thomure
Director of Instructional Coaches
Call 405.749.4550 X 241

Ashley Green
Math Coach
Call 405.749.4550 X 192

Stephanie Curd
ELA Reading Coach
Call 405.749.4550

Jamie Sloan
Math Coach
Call 405.749.4550 X 332

Jillian Bolding
Science Coach
Call 405.749.4550 X 331

Nancy Chaney
Reading Specialist
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Finance & Operations

Josh Brock
Chief Financial Officer
Call 405.749.4550 X 147

Martha Islas
Finance Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 171

Diana Trumbly
Controller
Call 405.749.4550 X 203

Benjamin Wadley
Director of Legal Services
Call 405.749.4550 X 140

Nathan Mitchell
Director of Leadership Development
405.749.4550 X 218

Roger Kimball
Assistant Superintendent of Technology
Call 405.749.4550 X 126

Mallory Whitworth
Technical Support Specialist
Call 405.749.4550 X 244

Eric Isaacs
Business Analyst
Call 405.749.4550 X235

Jacob Harris
Facilities Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 127

Student Support

*All names are hyperlinked to that individual’s email address.

Student Support

Chad Dimmick
Assistant Superintendent of Student Services
Call 405.749.4550 X 101

Barbara Thornton
Managing Director of Student Services
Call 405.749-4550 X 194

Melodi Trower
Testing Director
Call 405.749.4550 X 117

Kerrie Crawford
Graduation Support Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 176

Lydia Couvas
Graduation Support Manager – All Grades
Call 405.749.4550 X 157

Heather Holloway
Graduation Support Manager – All Grades
Call 405.749.4550 X 110

Judi Jones
Graduation Support Manager – All Grades
Call 405.749.4550 X 131

Jennifer Kantack
Graduation Support Manager – All Grades
Call 405.749.4550 X 136

Danette Propst
Graduation Support Manager – All Grades & Thunderbird Youth Academy 
Call 405.749.4550 X 105

Kenny Sullens
Graduation Support Manager – All Grades
Call 405.749.4550 X 120

Kristen Trail
Graduation Support Manager – All Grades
Call 405.749.4550 X 167

Marta Valdez
Registrar in Records – A-F

Call 405.749.4550 X 220

Chastity Parks
Registrar in Records – G-M
Call 405.749.4550 X 202

Dana Ewart
Registrar in Records – N-T
Call 405.749.4550 X 169

Crystal Daniels
Registrar in Records – U-Z
Call 405.749.4550 X 204

Learning Fund

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Learning Fund

Trina Braxton
Assets Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 111

Tiffany Reeves
Learning Fund Director
Call 405.749.4550 ext. 124

Shannon Franklin
Learning Fund Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 139

Whitney Schallock
Learning Fund Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 234

Miyeka Smith
Learning Fund Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 143

Austin Terry
Learning Fund Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 245

Academics

*All names are hyperlinked to that individual’s email address.

Instruction

Bart Banfield
Assistant Superintendent Instruction
Call 405.749.4550 X 112

Jennifer Banfield
Managing Director of Instruction
Call 405.749.4550 X 335

Pam Beck
Managing Director of Instruction
Call 405.749.4550 X 141

Justin Hunt
Managing Director of Instruction
Call 405.749.4550 X 174

Dr. David Kincaid
Managing Director of Instruction
Call 405.749.4550 X 130

Jodie Shupe
Managing Director of Instruction
Call 405.749.4550 X 323

David Weston
Managing Director of Instruction
Call 405.749.4550 X 327

Kenneth Drake
Director of Principal Leadership
Call 405.749.4550 X 129

Wayne Balzer
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 236

Stephanie Blum
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 328

Dennis Gentry
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 226

Charity Gillman
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 189

Jami Hogan
Principal – Special Education

Call 405.749.4550 X 219

Anita Jones
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 208

Amanda Lashley
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 324

Missy Quintero
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 191

Jim Rector
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 322

Jacquelin Reynolds-Long
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 233

Lealon Taylor
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 190

Shawna Winstead
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 225

Jeff Alyias
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 239

Tina Barber
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 329

Erin Barnes
Principal
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Christy Brown
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 237

Heather Bullock
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 185

Brad Corcoran
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 188

Shannon Davis
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 242

Shawn Franzeo
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 196

Delores Harlan
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 238

Richard Herbert
Principal

Call 405.749.4550 X 247

Emily Redmond
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 128

Drew Reese
Principal

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Tammie Rogers
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X228

Paul Shouse
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 227

Jordan Strain
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 172

Kristi Surface
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 163

Marshall Wade
Principal
Call 405.749.4550 X 229

Adam Wilhelm
Principal

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Kyle Perkins
Principal – Oklahoma City Blended Learning Center (BLC)
Call 405.749.4550 X 186

Shannon Troxel
Principal – Tulsa Blended Learning Center (BLC)

Call 405.749.4550 X 248

Special Education and Academic Performance

Michael Flory
Assistant Superintendent of Academic Performance
Call 405.749.4550 X 102

Mark Everhart
Managing Director of Special Services
Call 405.749.4550 X 217

Faith Carriere
Director of Quality Control
Call 405.749.4550 X 114

Nicole Ellison
Dropout Prevention Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 132

James Megna
Managing Director of Systems Support
Call 405.749.4550 X 207

Tiffany Butts
Systems Support Manager

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Kevin Edwards
Systems Support Manager
Call 405.749.4550 X 336

Kaiden Hudson
Systems Support Manager

Call 405.749.4550 X 230

Samantha Woods
Systems Support Manager

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Craig Cummings
Data Analyst
Call 405.749.4550 X 243

Tamara Schrick
Special Education Director
Call 405.749.4550 X 176

Jamie Lahey
Director of Special Education Quality Control
Call 405.749.4550 X 166

Kayla Calvert
SPED Compliance Coordinator
Call 405.749.4550 X 183

Patricia Cook
SPED Compliance Coordinator
Call 405.749.4550 X 107

Amy McLemore
SPED Compliance Coordinator
Call 405.749.4550 X 184

Holly McVay
SPED Compliance Coordinator

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Deana Sells
SPED Compliance Coordinator

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Valarie Watkins
SPED Compliance Coordinator
Call 405.749.4550 X 182

Sandy Cochran
Special Education Assistant
Call 405.749.4550 X 134

Wayne Balzer
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 236

Stephanie Blum
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 328

Dennis Gentry
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 226

Charity Gillman
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 189

Jami Hogan
Principal – Special Education

Call 405.749.4550 X 219

Anita Jones
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 208

Amanda Lashley
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 324

Missy Quintero
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 191

Jim Rector
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 322

Jacquelin Reynolds-Long
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 233

Lealon Taylor
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 190

Shawna Winstead
Principal – Special Education
Call 405.749.4550 X 225

School Board & Compliance

Mr. Adam Reynolds of Oklahoma City, OK

Mr. Douglas R. Scott, J.D. of Tulsa, OK – Chairman

Mr. Mike Cantrell of Ada, OK

Ms. Betsy A. Brown, J.D. of Norman, OK – Secretary

Ms. Liberty Mitchell of Edmond, OK

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Link to OCAS Transparency Website:  https://sdeweb01.sde.ok.gov/OCAS_Reporting/?Year=2011