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Special Education

Welcome to the Gasconade County R-II Special Education page.


Office Staff:

  • Robi Pennock, Director of Special Education Services
  • Cindy Buettmann, Process Coordinator/Psych Examiner
  • Linda Rasmussen, Administrative Assistant


Owensville Elementary Staff:

  • Stephanie Sullentrup, Special Education Teacher
  • Tara Kopp, Special Education Teacher
  • Dina Schoenfeld, Special Education Teacher
  • Justine Eubanks, Special Education Teacher
  • Kristin Hinson, Special Education Teacher
  • Becky Koepke, Speech/Language Implementor
  • Sonia McCurry, Speech/Language Implementor
  • Derrick Tyree, Speech/Language Implementor


  • Marla Bray, Personal Aide
  • Kristen Breese, Paraprofessional
  • Shelly Budnik, Paraprofessional
  • Kylee Carter, Personal Aide
  • Leeah Jarvis, Paraprofessional
  • Teresa Jones, Paraprofessional
  • Kim McGee, Personal Aide
  • Jodie Milanowski, Personal Aide
  • Katelynn Schulte, Paraprofessional
  • Tara Tod, Personal Aide
  • Jennifer McClurg, Paraprofessional


Owensville Middle School Staff:

  • Janet DeGreeff, Special Education Teacher
  • Shane Hunt, Special Education Teacher
  • Cindy Koppelmann, Special Education Teacher
  • Miranda Poe, Special Education Teacher
  • Gina Eisterhold, Special Education Teacher
  • Sonia McCurry, Speech/Language Implementor
  • Becky Koepke, Speech/Langauge Implementor
  • Derrick Tyree, Speech/Language Implementor


  • Heather Ashner, Paraprofessional
  • Heather Claspill, Paraprofessional
  • Kailey Dietrich, Paraprofessional
  • Alison Fisher, Paraprofessional
  • Brooke Johnson, Paraprofessional
  • Leslie Perkins, Paraprofessional
  • Erin Kramme, Paraprofessional


Owensville High School Staff:

  • Pam Bradley, Special Education Teacher
  • Susan Stanton, Special Education Teacher
  • Derek Watz, Special Education Teacher
  • Anna Werner, Special Education Teacher


  • Pennie Gaska, Personal Aide
  • Melody Greenwalt, Paraprofessional
  • Phyllis Lottmann, Paraprofessional
  • Ronna Mose, Paraprofessional
  • Jenny Wehmeyer, Paraprofessional
  • Patricia Woemmen, Paraprofessional


Gerald Elementary Staff:

  • Barb Loyd, Special Education Teacher
  • Kalyn Kemp, Special Education Teacher
  • Monica Wiese, Special Education Teacher


  • Amanda Bramlette, Personal Aide
  • Janice Lebish, Paraprofessional
  • Rebecca Goggin, Paraprofessional
  • Rebecca Sparks, Personal Aide
  • Shelby Sullivan, Paraprofessional


Related Services Staff:

  • Heather Vinyard, SEEK
  • Gena Hiatt, OT
  • Diana Brandt, PT
  • Andrea Hane, PTA
  • Ali Dawson, Vision Specialist
  • Ashley Kopp, School Liaison


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Contact Information

Gasconade County R-2
402 East Lincoln/ PO Box 536
Owensville, Missouri 65066
Phone: 573-437-2177