Staff Members

Office of the State Board of Education

The Office of the State Board of Education (OSBE) provides critical executive, strategic, tactical, and administrative support to the Board of Education in its policy-making authority.

Executive

Executive Director
208-332-1571 


Deputy Director
208-332-1577 


Executive Assistant
208-332-1571 


Administrative Assistant to Executive Director



Deputy Attorney General
208-332-1564 

Academic Affairs

Chief Academic Officer
208-332-1592 


Academic Leadership | Higher Education Programs | Complete College Idaho | Math Initiatives | Assessment-Related Issues | Section III Policies



Associate Academic Officer
208-488-7585 


General Education | Policy Implementation | Prior Learning | Student Success



Academic Affairs Program Manager
208-332-1562 


Higher Education Academic Program Approval | Indian Education



Administrative Assistant II – Higher Education
208-332-1597 


Administrative Assistant to Chief Academic Officer | Collegiate Meeting Questions | Administrative Assistance for Colleges | Information Forwarding



Student Affairs Program Manager
208-332-1574 


Dual Credit/Advanced Opportunities | Idaho College Application Week | Student Complaints- Public Institutions | Idaho Residency



State Authorization Program Manager
208-332-1587 


Private Postsecondary Institution and Proprietary School Registrations & Student Complaints | State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA)


Communications

Chief Communications and Legislative Affairs Officer
208-332-1591 


Media Requests | Education Legislation | Public Records Requests | Governor's Task Force for Improving Education



Administrative Assistant II
208-332-1573 


Administrative Assistant to Chief Communications and Legislative Affairs Officer



IT Software Engineer III
208-332-1578 


Web Development (full-stack & consulting) | Web Design | Content Strategy | Content Management


Fiscal

Chief Financial Officer
208-332-1563 


Higher Education Finance | State Budgeting Process | Optional Retirement Plan



Financial/Performance Audit Manager
208-332-1581 


Colleges and Universities Budgets | Student Fees State Budget Requests



Financial Unit Lead
208-332-1575 


Accounts Receivable/Payable | Verification of Employment | General Fiscal Related Questions



Human Resource Specialist
208-332-1568 


Organizational Development | Policies | Benefits


Management Services

Chief Planning and Policy Officer
208-332-1582 


State Board of Education Policy | State Education Laws | Education Related Administrative Rules | Strategic Planning | Higher Education Research Council Information | Board Meeting Information | Governor's Task Force for Improving Education



Administrative Assistant II
208-332-1567 


Administrative Assistant to Chief Planning and Policy Officer



K-12 Accountability and Projects Program Manager
208-332-1579 


K-12 Accountability & Assessment | Early Reading Literacy | K-12 Continuous Improvement Planning | Workforce Development Coordination



Principal Research Analyst
208-488-7581 


Educator Effectiveness Program Manager
208-332-1593 


Educator Preparation and Professional Development | Educator Evaluation | STEM Education Initiatives



Administrative Rules Coordinator
(208) 488-7586 


Empowering Parents Grant Program Coordinator
(208) 488-7583 

College and Career Access

College and Career Access Officer
208-488-7580 


Next Steps Idaho | Apply Idaho | Direct Admissions | Scholarships



Scholarships Program Manager
208-332-1595 


State managed scholarship information



College and Career Advising Program Manager
208-332-1596 


Next Steps Idaho Outreach Coordinator
208-615-9615 


Creative | Education Awareness | SMS text messaging supported (& encouraged) via 208-615-9615



Technical Records Specialist II
208-332-1576 

Research

Chief Research Officer
208-332-1572 


Data Collection | Analysis | Reporting



Educational Analytics System Program Manager
208-332-1586 


Educational Analytics System (EASI) | Information Technology Data Management Council



Statewide Longitudinal Data System Data Analyst
208-332-1589 


Research-Communications Specialist
208-332-1599 


Research | Analysis



Senior Research Analyst
208-332-1565 


Career Information System (CIS)


School Safety and Security

Manager
(208) 407-6716 


Administrative Assistant
(208) 488-7593 


Analyst - East Idaho
(208) 221-3145 


Analyst - North Idaho
(208) 625-7256 


Analyst - Southwest Idaho
(208) 519-0973 


Analyst - Southcentral Idaho
(208) 670-1201 


School Safety & Security Program Specialist
(208) 565-7603 


Project Coordinator, See Tell Now! (Confidential School Safety Tipline)


Technology Services

Chief Technology Officer
(208) 332-6970 


Senior Administrative Assistant
(208) 332-6848 


Support Desk
(208) 332-6987 

Network Infrastructure and Support

IT Manager, Enterprise Infrastructure
(208) 332-6972 


District IT Support Specialist
(208) 332-6987 


IT Security Coordinator
(208) 332-6922 


IT Support Tech
(208) 332-6923 

Idaho System of Educational Excellence (ISEE) District Services Team

Education Data Systems Reporting Manager
(208) 332-6937 


Regions 1, 2 & 3 ISEE Technical Coordinator
(208) 332-6981 


Regions 4, 5 & 6 ISEE Technical Coordinator
(208) 332-6982 

Application Development and Education Data Systems

IT Software Engineer IV
(208) 332-6989 


IT Project Manager III
(208) 332-6986 


IT Software Engineer IV
(208) 332-6969 


IT Software Engineer III
(208) 332-6971 


IT Software Engineer III
(208) 332-6897 


IT Software Engineer III
(208) 332-6895 


Education Data Systems Coordinator
(208) 332-6977 


Education Data Systems Integrator
(208) 332-6992 

Internal Audit and Advisory Services (IAAS)


Chief Audit Executive
208-488-7584 

Frequently Requested Related Contacts

K-12

Teacher Certification(208) 332-6882 (SDE)
Background Checks & Fingerprinting  (208) 332-6888 (SDE)
Charter Schools, Home Schooling, Private Schools, Virtual Schools (208) 332-6963 (SDE)
GEARUP (208) 332-6946 (SDE)
Dual-Credit/Fast Forward(208) 332-6944 (SDE)
GED Certificate Requests(208) 429-5547 (CTE)
855-876-3774 or ged.com
Complaints about or disputes with a K-12 school or educator should first be addressed at the local school district level 

Postsecondary

ITT (2001-2016) Transcript Requests
Student Loans and Loan Forgiveness

Other

Board of Cosmetology(208) 334-3233 (IBOL)
Board of Occupational Licenses(208) 334-3233 (IBOL)