Leading the District Through Services and Programs

A number of the programs, services, and personnel critical to the district are housed within the district’s Administrative Resource Center, located at 5608 Merle Hay Road. These dedicated and qualified administrators cover a wide range of components that help the school district run smoothly.

Athletics & Activities

Joseph Nelson staff photo
Athletic Director
Johnston High School

Buildings & Grounds

George Smith staff photo
Building & Grounds

Business & Finance

Janice Miller Hook staff photo
Chief Financial Officer
Administrative Resource Center

Community Education

Nancy Buryanek staff photo
Director of Community Ed
Community Education Center


Laura Sprague staff photo
Director of Communications & Board Secretary
Administrative Resource Center

Human Resources

Laura Kacer staff photo
Interim Superintendent & Executive Director of Human Resources
Administrative Resource Center

Information Technology

Anthony Sparks staff photo
Director of Technology
Administrative Resource Center


Larae Doll staff photo
Director of Nutrition & Food Services
Administrative Resource Center

Student Services/Associate Superintendent

Bruce Amendt staff photo
Associate Superintedent of Academic Affairs
Administrative Resource Center

Student Support and Equity

Joy Wiebers staff photo
Director of Student Support & Equity
Administrative Resource Center

Special Education

Vickie McCool staff photo
Director of Special Education
Administrative Resource Center

Teaching, Learning & Innovation

Chris Bergman staff photo
Executive Director of Learning and Innovation
Administrative Resource Center

Leigh Goldie staff photo
Learning Coordinator of English Language Arts & Social Studies
Timber Ridge Elementary

Jyll Johnson Miner staff photo
Jyll Johnson Miner
Learning Coordinator of Math & Science
Administrative Resource Center

Ann Wiley staff photo
Learning Coordinator of Student Engagement
Administrative Resource Center