PDS Site-Based Coordinator - The coordinator serves as the “point person” for teacher education and professional development coordination between FSU and their PDS. This person is selected by the school/and or school administration and assumes a myriad of roles and responsibilities in collaboration with the university and their PDS.

Barnes Learning Center
Barrackville Elementary
McDonald, Kristie
Barrackville Middle
McDonald, Kristie
Big Elm Elementary
Powell, Renee
Blackshere Elementary
Brown, Stephanie
Bridgeport High
Hornor, Anita
Bruceton Elementary/Middle
Kent, Melissa
Cheat Lake Elementary
Sowards, Bethany
East Dale Elementary
Wilson, Debbie
East Fairmont High
Morgan, Karen
East Fairmont Middle
Lough, Faith
East Park Elementary
Brooks, Susan
Fairmont Senior High
Poling, Toni
Fairview Elementary
Parker, Lacey
Jayenne Elementary
Raines, Amy
Liberty High
Hawk, Rebecca
Lincoln High
Osbourn, Maria
Lumberport Elementary
Gentilozzi, Melanie
Mannington Middle
Yoho, Heather
Monongah Elementary
McIntire, Paula
Monongah Middle
Lienhardt, Anne
Mountaineer Middle (Har)
McLean, Renee
Mountaineer Middle (Mon)
Ashcraft, Lori
North Marion High
Gaines, Joy
Norwood Elementary
Blackburn, Tonya
Nutter Fort Intermediate
Harris, Hannah
Nutter Fort Primary
Burnett, Terra
Pleasant Valley Elementary
Johnson, Chris
Ridgedale Elementary
Harki, LeeAnn
Robert C. Byrd High
Nelson, Paula
Robert C. Byrd High
Paletta, Mary Beth
Simpson Elementary
Oliverio, Gina
South Harrison High
Fragmin, Gretchen
Taylor County Middle
Oliver, Cindy
Washington Irving Middle
Funk, Wendy
West Fairmont Middle
Uram, Cindy
West Preston Middle
Kibler, Keisha
White Hall Elementary
Bushko-Oates, Kara

       The site-based coordinator has agreed to the following responsibilities:

  • Plan and conduct site committee meetings
  • Document and distribute to the school minutes from the site meetings
  • Work collaboratively with the principal to make clinical placements for FSU students and relay that information to the Partnership office in a timely manner
  • Work collaboratively with the principal and site committee to address professional development needs within the school
  • Be a spokesperson for the school with Fairmont State University
  • Encourage teachers within the school to be involved in Professional Development School activities
  • Attend Site Coordinator meetings or send a representative from your school
  • Be willing to share school initiatives with other PDS schools
  • Help organize on-site professional development activities
  • Maintain budget information in regards to site-based grants and stipends for teachers and principals
  • Keep all records and receipts documenting on-site activities
  • Coordinate Partnership work with clinical students and FSU faculty Liaison
  • Work with the building principal to plan activities for teacher candidates, such as orientations, closing celebrations, etc.
  • Publicize PDS partnership activities within and beyond the school site
  • Consider presenting at conferences, institutes, and other forums to disseminate best practices
  • Collect observation, assessment forms and other written documentation for teacher candidates on site and submit those forms to the Partnership office at the end of each semester