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Our Mission

Nevada’s Northwest Regional Professional Development Program will work in collaboration with stakeholders to provide high quality research-based learning opportunities, aligned with the Nevada Professional Learning Standards and the Nevada Academic Content Standards. NWRPDP offers diverse professional learning opportunities and support that is based on current empirical research on effective instruction for student learning. In addition, we are committed to increasing communication between regional members and parents in order to build capacity among all partnerships and to increase student achievement.

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Governing Board

  • Dr. Summer Stephens - Chairperson

  • Sara Cunningham - Director NWRPDP

  • Dave Brancamp - NV Department of Education

  • Rommy Cronin-Mack - Douglas County 

  • Jim Gianotti - Lyon County

  • Niki Hamzik - Carson Valley Middle School

  • Todd Hess - Storey County

  • Sonja Hicks - Hugh Gallagher Elementary School

  • Pam Mills - Admin Assistant NWRPDP

  • Kari Pryor - Carson City

  • Michelle Richardson - Churchill County

  • Sylvia Scoggin - Washoe County

  • Richard Stokes - Carson City

  • Dr. Donald Easton-Brooks - College of ED UNR

  • Amber Westmoreland - Lyon County

  • Wayne Workman - Lyon County

  • Dr. Troy Parks - Washoe County

  • Tasha Fuson - Carson City

School Districts we serve

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