LDA’s Institute for Special Educators receives advice and counsel from a dedicated group of professionals.


Volunteer Advisory Committee Membership:

Dr. Mark Markell, Professor, St. Cloud State University

Dr. Diane Restorff, Executive Director, Lionsgate Academy

Dr. Kimberly Spoor, Dean of Education, Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College

Jennifer Lake, Literacy Services Coordinator, St. Croix District

Dr. Monica Mann, Special Education Case Manager, Lionsgate Academy & Former LDA ABS Licensure Student

Tom Perry, LDA Mentor and Teacher, Minneapolis Public Schools, Transition Plus program

Scarlett Ferguson, LDA Board Member

Craig Johnson, Parent


LDA Staff:

Martha Moriarty, Executive Director

Dr. Catherine Tutor, Program Co-Director

Weily Grina-Shay, Data Specialist


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