Yuma Elementary School District One
ONE Community Pursuing Excellence

Department Contacts

Here you'll find contact information for the departments and administrators in our district. Our administrators are always happy to help you find the answers you need. 

District Administrative Office

450 West Sixth Street, Yuma, AZ 85364
Phone: (928) 502.4300 | Fax: (928) 502.4442

School Improvement

Suzanne Alka
Associate Superintendent
(928) 502.4306
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Mary Aceves
Administrative Assistant
(928) 502.4306
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Resource Center - Federal & State Programs

Norma Basolet
Director of Federal Programs & ELL
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Stacey Mesa
Administrative Secretary
(928) 502.4376
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Business & Finance

Denis Ponder
Chief Financial Officer
(928) 502.4401
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Sarah Esquivel
Administrative Secretary
(928) 502.4401
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Purchasing

Yuma Educational Materials Management Consortium
Phone: (928) 502.4750

Human Resources/Admin Services

Luciano Munoz
Executive Director of Human Resources
(928) 502.4330
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Christine McCoy
Administrative Secretary to Human Resources
(928) 502.4330
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Maintenance

Kenneth Evanson
Director of Facilities

Hermila Rubio
Secretary
(928) 502.4500
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Serafin Perez
Manager of Facilities

Transportation

Ron Schepers
Director of Transportation
(928) 502.8840

Exceptional Student Services

Shannon Rouff
Director
(928) 502.7783

Amy Gist
Amy Gist, Administrative Secretary
(928) 502.7792
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Curriculum & Instruction

Duane Sheppard
Associate Superintendent
(928) 502.4391
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Ricka Farkas
Administrative Assistant
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Art

Meaghan Ellensworth
Elementary Certified Art Specialist - Otond
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Teresa Mallett
Elementary Certified Art Specialist - Desert Mesa/Palmcroft
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Susan Rose
Elementary Certified Art Specialist - Roosevelt/Carver
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Cheri Williams
Elementary Certified Art Specialist - Rolle/Carver
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Jose Dorame
Elementary Certified Art Specialist - Pecan/Carver
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Paula Christiansen
Elementary Certified Art Specialist - O.C. Johnson/Alice Byrne
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Shelly Springborn
Middle School/Jr.High Certified Art Specialist - Woodard
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Jahan Gentry-Thrower
Middle School/Jr. High Certified Art Specialist - Gila Vista Jr. High
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David Cullison
Middle School/Jr. High Certified Art Specialist - 4th Ave Jr. High
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Food Services Department

Lisa Thrower
Director
(928) 502.4311
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Jan Nowlin
Administrative Secretary
(928) 502.4311
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School Health Services

Shirley Rodriguez
RN, BSN, CSNP, Coordinator of Health Services
(928) 502.7506
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Technology Education Consortium

Dean Farar
Technology Director
(928) 502.4272
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Cynthia Pottin
Administrative Assistant
(928) 502.4272
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