• Department of Special Services
    Tel:  973-762-5600 x1840 / Fax: 973-378-2874
    All questions/concerns regarding your child’s program should be directed toward the child study team case manager.
    If you do not receive a satisfactory response please call the Department of Special Services at 973-762-5600 x1840 where you will be directed to the appropriate administrator.
    Director of Special Services  
    Dr. Lauren Reisenauer x1841
    Supervisor of Special Services K-7  
    Bridgett Green x1145
    Supervisor of Special Services 8-12  
    Crystal Riddick x1842
    Director of Montrose Early Childhood Center  
    Renee Joyce 973-378-2078 x7502
    Supervisor of Youth Development & Pupil Services 6-12  
    Dr. Pamela Murray x1030
    Behavior Management Specialist  
    Dr. Penny Petchers x1826
    Elementary Social Worker  
    Karen Weiland x1850
    Ingrid Williams x1840
    Carol Squier x1220
    Jean Anello  x1846
    Shyrissa Pleasant x1845
    Anna Provenzano, Montrose E.C.C. 973-378-2086 X7500
    Team 1 – Jefferson/Marshall 973-378-7698   
    Geraldine Colon, LDTC x6116 gcolon@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Renee Joyce, Social Worker x6115 rjoyce@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Meg Richardson, School Psychologist x6114 mrichard@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Team 2 - Tuscan/Clinton 973-378-7686 
    Nathan Hollis, LDTC x5231 nhollis@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Rebecca Milligan, Social Worker x5227 rmilliga@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Michael Zarabi, School Psychologist x5228 mzarabi@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Team 3 - Jefferson/Seth Boyden 973-378-5209
    Kathy Bohm, LDTC x6110 kbohm@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Phoebe Schwinder, Social Worker pschwind@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Team 4 - SOMS 973-378-2772
    Dana Rutkowski, LDTC x2026 drutkows@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Susan Betcher, Social Worker x2023 sbetcher@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Greg Speth, School Psychologist x2024 gspeth@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Team 5 - MMS/South Mountain/South Mountain Annex 973-378-7660
    Amy Pitucco, Social Worker x3038 apitucco@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Renee Kay, School Psychologist x3039 rkay@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Gail Salomon, LDTC x3044 gsalomon@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Team 6 – CHS 973-762-5600
    Robin Straus, Social Worker x1223 rstraus@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Chris Sedlack, School Psychologist x1219 csedlak@somsd.k12.nj.us
    David Velder, School Psychologist x1221 dvelder@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Alex Freitas, LDTC x1228 afreitas@somsd.k12.nj.us
    OOD - Team  973762-5600
    Karen Deas, Social Worker x1227 kdeas@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Transition Coordinator/Counselor
    Matthew Endlich 973-762-5600 x1021 mendlich@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Behavior Management Consultant
    Penny Petcher ppetcher@somsd.k12.nj.us  
    Ingrid Williams 973762-5600 x1840 iwilliam@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Carol Squier 973-762-5600 x1220 csquier@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Sandy Blair 973-762-5600 x1846 sblair@somsd.k12.nj.us
    Shyrissa Pleasant 973-762-5600 x1845 spleasan@somsd.k12.nj.us