Announcing two district positions recently filled

Dr. Jenny Fundus, Director of Special Education, is pleased to announce Melissa Weber-Arnold will be the new Special Education Supervisor beginning July 1, 2017.

Weber-Arnold currently serves students at Arnold Elementary School as the Special Education Coordinator. Prior to her position at Arnold she was a reading teacher, team leader and testing coordinator at Don Sherrill Education Center from 2014 - 2015; served as District Special Education Support Team Coach in 2013-2014; and taught Special Education at Zeman Elementary from 2008 - 2013.

Currently working on her Educational Specialist Certification from Doane University, Weber-Arnold graduated with a Masters in Educational Leadership in 2016 from Doane. She earned her Bachelors of Education and Human Sciences in Elementary Education and Mild/Moderate Disabilities Grade K-6 from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln.

Student Services Director Russ Uhing is pleased to announce Wendy Rau will be the next Supervisor for Health Services.

Rau currently serves as Lincoln Public Schools Health Services Coordinator. She was Lincoln High School's nurse from 2009 - 2016, served Belmont and West Lincoln Elementary from 2007-2009, and a district substitute nurse from 2005-2007. Rau has also been President and President Elect of the Nebraska School Nurses Association, and on the State Immunization Advisory Committee.

Rau obtained her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Creighton University, and her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from the University of Nebraska - Lincoln.

Published: February 24, 2017, Updated: February 24, 2017