Special Education Board Advisory Committee

  • The committee shall consist of no less than 15 members. Members shall serve three-year terms with one-third of the membership appointed each year. Ten members of the committee shall be comprised of parents who have children currently supported by special education services and at least one staff member from each of the major disability areas supported by the district. 


    The special education advisory committee shall advise the school board concerning services provided to students identified as having special needs. The school board or superintendent may direct the committee to study and make recommendations on specific issues. 

    2018-19 Goal

    • Explore ways to increase communication and involvement opportunities for families of students with special needs.


    • October 1, 2018
    • November 12, 2018
    • February 11, 2019
    • April 8, 2019

    All meetings will be in the CDC room on the 3rd floor of the Administration Center, from 5:15 - 7:00 p.m.

Special Education Advisory Committee Members

  • 2018-19 Committee Members / *Plano ISD staff

  • Jeanine Alpert

    Carolyn Arlington

    Brenda Aviles

    Lori Baker

    Cyndi Banish - PTA

    Teresa Bronsky


  • Lena Carrera

    Laura Dizien

    Lynn Ellis

    Jason Gregorek

    Paula Long* (staff liaison)

    Jackie Luecke


  • Julie McKinley

    Dylan Rafaty

    Bethany Rogers*

    Charmaine Solomon

    Mia Tangeman