Instructional Design Specialist

As an Instructional Design Specialist, Suzi provides expertise in building online curriculum and providing computer graphic and presentation support along with improving and creating engaging online course content and instructional experiences. Education: B. A., University of California, Santa Cruz, Economics Orange Coast College, Costa Mesa Degree in Computer Graphics MET, Boise State University, Educational Technology…

Training Specialist

As a Training Specialist, Pauline provides on-site training and mentoring to support preschool teachers and early elementary teachers in best practices. Education: B.S., University of Idaho, Special Education emphasis M.Ed., Idaho State University, Educational Administration Experience: Special Education teacher, preK-6 Elementary Principal Fun Fact: Any Idaho outside activity with family keeps me motivated. I love…

Lori Johnston

Training Specialist

As a Training Specialist, Lori focuses on providing on-site training and mentoring to support Pre-K and kindergarten teachers in literacy strategies and best practices.  Education: B.S., Boise State University Lee Pesky Learning Center team member since 2018 Fun Fact: Lori loves to travel. She has only 18 more states to visit, mostly mid-west.

Deb Freeman

Training Specialist

As an Training Specialist, Deb works with first grade teachers on best practices for literacy skills in the classroom and with Pre-K teachers on early literacy skills to get them ready for Kindergarten.    Education: B.S., University of Idaho M.Ed., University of Phoenix Lee Pesky Learning Center team member since 2018 Fun Fact: Many moons ago, my high…

Shannon Steege

Training Specialist

As Training Specialist, Shannon provides training and coaching support to preschool-elementary school teachers and assists school districts in school improvement efforts.  Education: B.A., Boise State University M.A., Gonzaga University Lee Pesky Learning Center team member since 2017 Fun Fact: In her spare time, Shannon enjoys traveling far and wide!  Her favorite place in the whole…

Cristianne Lane

Professional Development Director

As a Professional Development Director, Cristianne and LPLC’s talented team of trainers provide professional development in evidence-based literacy and mathematics instruction to teachers across Idaho and beyond!  Education: B.S., Oregon State University M.Ed, Washington State University Lee Pesky Learning Center team member since 2008 Fun Fact: When she is not running around Idaho working in…

Anna Maderis

Training Specialist

As a Training Specialist, Anna works with teachers all over Idaho providing professional development in writing, reading, self-regulation, and more.  Education: B.A., Western Washington University M.A., Grand Canyon University Lee Pesky Learning Center team member since August 2012 Fun Fact: Anna started her teaching career in a 2 room schoolhouse high in the Ruby Mountains…