Central Office Directory
Central office staff provide direct and indirect support to students and schools throughout the supervisory union. OSSU Central office staff are listed below. School Staff are listed on individual school websites.
In the case of an emergency, please contact:
- Superintendent Joanne LeBlanc on her cell at 802-535-6640.
- If Joanne LeBlanc is not available, please contact Rick Pembroke at ext. 2902
- If Rick Pembroke is not available, please contact Heather Freeman at ext. 2903 or cell 802-730-3990.
- Learn more about OSSU's emergency management.
Joanne M. LeBlanc, MEd
School board management, instructional leadership, legislative issues, legal, leadership team coordinator, public relations
802-472-6531 x 2901
Human Resources Manager
New and renewed employee contracts, personnel records, benefits, and leave, HR forms, HR reporting, Unemployment Compensation, Workers Compensation, and Affordable Care Act
802-472-6531 x 2909
Heather Freeman, MEd
Director of Student Services
Special Education, MTSS, PBIS, interagency supports, alternative programs, homeless students, early childhood education
802-472-6531 x 2903
John Smith, Jr.
Chief Financial Officer
Responsible for finance, budget (development, reporting and audits), transportation, operations, revenue protection, procurement, tuition management, food service, state and federal regulations, state financial reports, financial policies and audits, and insurance. Supervisor of Accounting Manager, Payroll/Benefits Specialist and 2 Financial Assistants.
802-472-6531 x 2902
General ledger and accounts payable (requisitions / purchase orders / invoices / checks, etc) for Greensboro, Hardwick, Hazen, Lakeview, Stannard, Wolcott
802-472-6531 x 2911
Director of Assessment, Instruction, & Grants
OSSU-wide assessments and data, curriculum coordination, grant management, ELL, home study liason
802-472-6531 x 2905
Communications and Technology Director
Servers, networks, Internet infrastructure, tech staff coordination, technology planning and training, phone & communication support, eRate.
802-472-6531 x 2906
Executive Assistant to the Superintendent