About Us

Our Mission

The mission of Beacon Educator is to provide educators with standards-based resources and professional development, thus enabling them to identify, design, and implement quality education.

Our Staff

Beacon is a self-supporting enterprise of Bay District Schools. Its mission is to provide high quality professional development and curriculum resources to educators.

Beth Gribble
Assistant to the Director
Lee Ann Mann
Faculty Leader
Kimberly Kirby
Consultant for Technical Web Services
Joe Howell
Consultant for Technical Web Services
Chad Guynn
System Support Specialist
Ryan Lassiter
System Support Specialist
Michael Williams
System Support Specialist
Kathleen Jones
Lead Program Manager
Kay Landingham
Lead Program Manager
Aldo Redaelli
Lead Program Manager
Carra Summers
Lead Program Manager
Andrew Wing
Lead Program Manager
Cheryl Weaver
Lead Program Manager
Christine Porter
Lead Program Manager
Daphne Graham
Instructional Specialist
Kelly Alfano
Molly Anderson
Candy Annecchiarico
Laurie Ayers
Zina Berman
Jeanne Blackwell
Lauren Brown
Origin Call
Lisa Carter
Christy Clanton
Carmen Concepcion
Lyndsey Dickson
Susan Dupree
Patricia Eidson
Joan Ellis-Paul
Patti Fitch
Sidney Gill
Lynn Givens
Diane Gordon
Lisa Libby
Terri Lowe
Jennifer Mann
Joyce Menz
Rachel Musser
Debbie Obermanns
Sharla Parker
Isela Rodriguez
Jackie Russell
Elizabeth Segrest
Deirdre Schmidt
Amanda Scurlock
Sharla Shults
Patricia Thrailkill
Jacqueline Tripp
Tanya Adin
Tarin Ariatti
Robyn Bailey
Amanda Bazer-Leathers
Crystal Blake-Griffin
Carla Bolden
Mercedes Booth
Kate Boslet
Vanessa Brown
Julia Bush
Diane Casella
Kelli Casey
Monica Cason
Sherrie Chavez
Kristy Collins
Catherine Connell
Megan Cox
Robin Diedrichs
Tricia Dowdell
Gina Dyen-Shapiro
Natalie Faucher
Cheryl Ferlita
Sherrie Fults
Veronica Garrett
Diane Gordon
Eleanor Harrington
Jean Heredia
Michelle Hines
Corey Johns
Sasha Johnson
Paula Kauffman
Katherine Laliberte
Patti Lapinsky
Sonia Larrabee
Amanda Maupin
Regina McDaniel
Sandra Mellin
Joyce Menz
Tracy Miller
Krista Millhouse
Stacy Mogull
Tulsa Moore
Julia Murgia
Tami Newcomb
Autumn Nicks-Libby
Hope Noga
Kristen O'Shea
Karen Osborn
Sharla Parker
Raquel Pastoriza
Susan Phillips
Esther Reyes
Bobbi Roberts
Julie Smith
Heather Soltis
Deanna Wallick
Kara Washington
Susan Winters
Jeanne Wright
Amy Wright

Beacon Companion Websites

BeaconEducator maintains several companion Websites to assist our customers.

Visit our companion Websites with the links below.

Beacon Learning Center - Access standards-based lesson and unit plans created by teachers for teachers.
Reading Educator - Investigate a collection of proven reading strategies and their application in the four major academic content areas: language arts, math, science, and the social sciences.
Just Science Now! - Explore methods for teaching science through inquiry. The website provides a clear definition and list of qualities for inquiry methods, effective questioning techniques, and sample lesson plans implementing inquiry.
Feel free to contact us for additional information.