Supervisor/Principal
·  Mary Kay Kolber

Audiologist
·  Jack DeBoer

Secretaries
·  Shanita Theil
·  Deb Dubbink

Program Consultants
·  Jennie Carlson
·  Lisa Faber
·  Heather Braspenninx
·  Vicki Vairet
·  Teri Warners

Teachers
·  Arlene Backowski
·  Hyatt Smith
·  Cindy Cafmeyer
·  Kelly Cleveland
·  Lori Einfeld
·  Judy Omlor-Sobesky
·  Cina Silvey
·  Kari Smith
·  Bethany Neveau

Paraprofessionals
·  Kathy DeBoer
·  Faith DeYoung
·  Cindy Flora
·  Linda Litton

Social Worker
·  Yvette Orr

Occupational Therapist
·  Nikki Feuerstein

Physical Therapist
·  Lisa Elders


Staff
AT KEN O SHA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
1353 Van Auken SE, Grand Rapids, MI  49508  (616) 819-3070
Our staff...the best!
The average tenure for the staff at the Grand Rapids Oral Deaf Program is 10 years.  All of our teachers and teacher consultants hold a master’s degree in either special education or early childhood development.  Some of the colleges and universities attended by our staff include:  Grand Valley State University, Western Illinois University, Calvin College, Michigan State University, Washington University in St. Louis, Ball State University, and Grand Rapids Community College.  All of our teachers have had auditory verbal training with some holding additional certification in Auditory Verbal Therapy.