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Federal Programs Staff

Marcus E. Cheeks                Executive Director
Patricia Youngblood             Administrative Support
Charlotte Luckett                  Administrative Support

Bureau of Title Programs
Dr. Sonja J. Robertson          Bureau Director

        Division of Program Development and Special Populations
        Farrah Nicholson          Director of School Support and MS SOARS
        VACANT                      Title I, Part C – Migrant Education
        Jerry McClendon          Title I, Part D – Neglected and Delinquent
        Tarro Funches              Title III – English Language Learners and Immigrants

        Division of Professional Development and Agency Support
        VACANT                      
Director of PD, Private Schools & MCAPS
        Mariea Jackson            Title II-Improving Teacher Quality & Title VI-Rural and Low

        Division of Competitive Programs
        Karen Austin                Director of Competitive Grants
        Barbara Greene           Title IV–21st Century CLC and Parental Engagement
        Kimberly Williams        Title IV–21st Century Community Learning Centers
        Kelsey Blumenberg     Title X–Homeless Education, Title I Distinguished Schools

Bureau of Fiscal Management and Operations
Melanie N. Diggs                 Bureau Director

        Division of Grants Management

        Carol Spann                School Payments, Carryover, MOE, Comparability
        Shanika Grant             Budget, Procurement, and Vendor Payments

        Division of Monitoring and Data Collection / Reporting
        Rosemary Horne         Monitoring, Compliance and Performance
        Betina White                 Monitoring, Compliance and Performance & MS SOARS
        Rhushell Moore           MSIS Data Collection & CSPR Data Reporting

Office of Federal Programs     P.O. Box 771     Jackson, MS 39205-0771     Phone: (601) 359-3499     Fax: (601) 359-2587
 

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