People and Contacts

Regional Hub Contacts and RSC Staff

Joshua D. Gibb

Western Illinois Hub Contact, Executive Director, Galesburg Community Foundation; RSC board of directors vice chair. Galesburg, IL.

Gary Funk

Director, Rural Schools Collaborative; ex-officio member of the RSC board, Cambridge, WI

Julie Leeth, Ed.D.

Missouri Ozarks Hub Contact, Education Liaison, RSC & Community Foundation of the Ozarks; RSC board treasurer, Springfield, Missouri

Emily Meier

Assistant Director of Community Engagement, Rural Schools Collaborative, Southern Wisconsin Hub Contact, Cambridge, WI

Kirk Koennecke

Superintendent, Graham Local Schools (Ohio), Director of the Ohio Small and Rural Schools Collaborative, and Ohio hub contact.

Jan Miller, Ed.D.

Alabama Hub Contact, Dean, College of Education, University of West Alabama, Livingston, Alabama

Dr. Jane Ward

Dr. Jane Ward, Rural Education Fellow from Missouri State University-West Plains

Candace Williams

Arkansas Hub Contact, Executive Director, Rural Community Alliance, Elaine, Arkansas