Special Services

Special Education Department    503.785.8750            Fax   503.785.8748 

Administrator:  Peter Danner  Peter.Danner@orecity.k12.or.us 
Special Services Secretary: Jennifer McKenzie   Jennifer.Mckenzie@orecity.k12.or.us
School Psychologist: Stephanie Mattox Stephanie.Mattox@orecity.k12.or.us 

Case Managers / Learning Specialists / ERC Teachers

(these titles are interchangeable)



  • Dublin, Christine  
  • Keller, Trista   
  • Perkins, Rebekka   
  • Sherrick, Chris   
  • Pray, Zella  


Speech Language  




ALPS IA's:  

  • Griffin, Kay   
  • Lehnert, Michaela   
  • Lichtenberger, Janelle   
  • Sky-Johnson, Clarise  


SLC Teachers / Case Managers:  


SLC IA's:  

  • Anderson, Danny
  • Daniels, Jason 
  • Drudis-Swainson, Wanda   
  • Hudson, Dawn   
  • Lundy, Jane  
  • Thiele, Khristi   
  • Westphal, Patty   


Transition Specialists:



OCHS offers special education classes for students qualifying for the program according to guidelines established by the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA). An Individual Education Plan (IEP) is designed for each Special Services student that outlines a program to help the student succeed at OCHS. Families will forecast their student with the assistance of the case manager.