An 18-year veteran of Kalamazoo RESA, Hawthorne’s most recent position within the agency was as Coordinator of Deaf/Hard of Hearing (DHH) and Visually Impaired Services. In addition, she has also fulfilled roles such as an instructional coach and a DHH classroom teacher.
Congratulations to Rachel Roberts, Assistant Principal of Kalamazoo RESA Head Start, who was recently named the new Principal. She succeeds Stephanie Lemmer, who has been hired as Superintendent of Centreville Public Schools. Rachel has served Kalamazoo RESA for the last four years as a site supervisor, MTSS coordinator, and most recently as assistant principal at Head Start. Prior to that, she was an elementary teacher.