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Meet Our Team


Caitlyn Distler, Coordinator

  • Email:
  • Phone: 386-734-7190 ext. 20451
  • Twitter:@CaitlynDistler 
  • For questions related to school or district instructional technology initiatives or hardware purchase requests, planning professional learning opportunities,  the Technology Integration Matrix (TIM), Bring Your Own Technology (BYOT), Apple products, or Office 365.

Melanie Kestory, Lead Facilitator for DCP​

  • Email:
  • Phone: 386-734-7190 ext. 20130
  • Twitter: @MKestoryVCS
  • For questions related to Volusia County's Personalized Learning Leaders (PLLs) and the Digital Classroom Plan (DCP).

Noel Nehrig, Blended Learning Specialist

  • Email: ​ 
  • Phone: 386-734-7190 ext. 20458
  • Twitter: @noelnehrigVCS 
  • For questions related to blended learning initiatives and implementation, planning professional learning opportunities and online course creation.

Val Yisrael, Learning Technologies Specialist

  • Email: ​
  • Phone: 386-734-7190 ext. 20463
  • Twitter: @ValYisrael
  • For questions related to iPad app deployment, planning professional learning opportunities, Office365 and Microsoft products.

Personalized Learning Leaders

For questions related to classroom technology integration, modeling of digital resources, and school-based professional learning opportunities:

Franny Aida @techteacherfran
Jorge Azucar @JAzucarVCS
Adam Blair @AB_VCS_PLL
Laura Konters @KontersVCSPLL
Katie Micallef @VCS_KTMicallef
Mallory Mussard @MalloryMussard
Shanda Nation @smnationVCS
Tracy Parodi @ParodiVCS
Liz Pearce @lizpearceVCS
Derek Travis @MrD_Travis

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