1,493 new students entered Waukee Schools for the 2015-16 school year. 624 are grade 1 and above.

District Administration Office

560 SE University Ave
Waukee, Iowa 50263

Phone: 515.987.5161
Fax: 515.987.2701

Regular Hours
7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday






Superintendent Cindi McDonald 4531 Blog
Communication, Student Information & Enrollment Phone: 515-987-2706
Director of Information Systems Darryl Downs 4516
Communications Coordinator Nicole Lawrence 4545
Enrollment Specialist Sarah Spooner 4502
Community Education Phone: 515-987-2761
Director of Community Education Jeff Longman 4503
Coordinator of Community Education Ryan Sander 2351
Community Education Administrative Assistant Karen Norton 4542
Associate Director of Childcare Services – Beyond the Bell Andrea Wilmes 4550
Beyond the Bell Floating Supervisor Rich Miller 2249
Finance/Business Services Phone: 515-987-5161
Chief Financial Officer Lora Appenzeller-Miller 4509
Director of Business Services Tim Bloom 2081
Benefits Analyst Lisa Wadsworth 2032
Accounts Payable Specialist Sheryl Ball 4519
Payroll Specialist Marsha Jacobson 4506
Accounts Receivable/Payable Specialist Tarrah Retman 2084
Administrative Assistant Jocelyn Schlieman 4500
Human Resources Phone: 515-987-5161
Human Resources Manager Roxanne Livermore 2030
Human Resources Analyst Missy Brush 4505
Human Resources Analyst Amelia Clark 4529
Information Technology Phone: 515-987-2790
Director of Technology Mark Toland 4011
Senior Technology Analyst Steve Baumeister 4006
Computer Systems Analyst Bert Smith 2178
Computer Systems Analyst Ken Nichols 2074
Computer Systems Analyst Chad Martens 2073
Field Technician Larry Jaeger 4002
Field Technician Ryan Wilcox 4005
Field Technician Ian Cook 2016
Field technician Leigh Vierow 3127
Nutrition Phone: 515-987-2719
Director of Nutrition Jeannie Allgood 4512
Dietitian Kaitlyn Scheuermann 2029
Nutrition Purchasing/Food Production Manager Billie Veach 2183
Nutrition Talent Development Manager Ryan Caldbeck 4535
Administrative Assistant Alicia Kennedy 4541
Operations Phone: 515-987-5161
Chief Operating Officer Eric Rose 4560
Director of Operations Keith Elmquist 4533
Operations Administrative Assistant Holli Marolf 2539
Central Receiving Specialist Sandy Pugh 6971
School Improvement Phone: 515-987-5161
Associate Superintendent Kirk Johnson 2000 Blog
Associate Superintendent Terry Hurlburt 7500 Blog
Director of Instructional Services Stacie De Haan 2019
Director of Teaching and Learning Lindsay Law 2085
Director of Teaching and Learning Ali Locker 6057
School Improvement Administrative Assistant Rosemary Johnson 4528
School Improvement Administrative Assistant Connie Taylor 4572
Director of Student Services Peg Erke 5104
Student Services Administrative Assistant Sharon Link 4571
Special Education Instructional Strategist Kelli Palcic 4515
Special Education Instructional Strategist Amy Hayes 2105
Special Education Instructional Strategist Annie Miller 6079
Special Education Instructional Strategist Kayla Amelon 2279
Instructional Coach (K-12 Literacy) Michelle Crannell 2011
Secondary Literacy Instructional Coach (6-12) Reid Schaefer 2053
Technology and Innovation Leaders Cindy Herren 7505
Technology and Innovation Leaders Stacy Hansen 5306
Transportation Phone: 515-987-2788
General Manager Gwen Brettman 2248
Safety Manager Brenda Parker 2250
Router Scott Plummer 2804
Dispatcher Deb Jones 3133


560 Southeast University Avenue
Waukee, Iowa 50263
Phone 515.987.5161
Fax 515.987.2701