IMESD News/Press

IMESD Hires Two New Directors

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The InterMountain Education Service District is pleased to announce the recent hiring for two positions, both effective July 1, 2015.

Tonya Smith is the new Director of Regional Programs and Related Services. Jerry Copeland is the new Director of Human Resources. Both will work from the IMESD Pendleton office.  

“It is with great pleasure we welcome Tonya Smith into her new position. She has already been an asset to the IMESD, and we know that she brings a wealth of skills and administrative talents to our organization,” said Mary Apple, Assistant Superintendent of the IMESD.

“Jerry Copeland brings to the IMESD a wealth of experience in education—from the classroom to administration to human resources. We are looking forward to the contributions he will make to our organization,” said Dr. Mark Mulvihill, Superintendent at IMESD.

Summer Instructional Trainings Offered in June and July

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The IMESD is offering its Summer Series of Instructional Trainings to educators each Tuesday from June 23 through July 21. On each Tuesday, two workshops will be offered, one in the morning (8:30 AM to 11:30 AM) and one in the afternoon (12:30 PM to 3:30 PM). The focus of the trainings is using technology tools to support curriculum and instruction. The trainings are conducted at the InterMountain Education Service District building at 2001 SW Nye Avenue in Pendleton.

Click here for detailed descriptions of each session.

IMESD Announces 2015 Crystal Apple Award Winners

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InterMountain ESD is proud to announce its winners of the Crystal Apple “Excellence in Education” awards:

  • Mandi Parsons
  • Wendy Simer
  • Lon Thornburg
  • Jenny Zitterkopf

We appreciate the dedication and service these individuals devote each day to supporting education in our region.