Technology

Welcome to Millard Public Schools Technology Department’s home page. Millard Public Schools is a World-Class School System that has set high academic standards for all its students. 

Those standards have been the driving force behind the district’s tradition of innovation and excellence in the area of technology.  

The technology tools and systems are supported by one of the areas most highly skilled and functional teams. Members of the technology team have a “customer service” focus when meeting the unique needs of our students, staff and community. We are proud of our service to this community
 


For information on the student One-to-One computers, please click here.


 

Executive Director of Technology
Director of Digital Learning
District Technology Manager
Technology Contacts

RWSSC Secretary
For non-technical assistance, please call:
(402) 715-6290

MPS Staff
All MPS district staff members should enter a Helpdesk ticket for tech support. If you need immediate help, please call: (402) 715-1000

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RWSSC Location
Picture of  RWSSC Ron Witt Support Service Center (RWSSC)
13737 Industrial Road, Omaha NE 68137
  • Technology
  • Instructional & Technical MEPs
  • Assessment, Research, and Evaluation 
  • CADRE
  • Warehouse & Mail Distribution
  • Special Education Facilitators
  • Interventionist
  • Community Counselors

Ron Witt Room Setup Form - *Note this will open in a new window

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MPS Technology Team

Sheila Bolmeier:  MEP Instructional Technology
Sheila is an Instructional Technology MEP. She provides District Education Technology support to World Language, ELL, PE, Language Arts, and Intervention Programs. She also provides District support in Scholastic Reading, Math, Rosetta Stone, Imagine Learning, Fitness Gram, and iReady.


Yesenia "Jess" Bravo:  Technology Facilitator
Jess is the Technology Facilitator for Aldrich, Black Elk, Bryan, Morton, Sandoz and Wheeler Elementary buildings.


Ralph Carey:  Technology Facilitator
Ralph is the Technology Facilitator at Don Stroh Administration Center.  He also provides District support for eFinance, Absence Management, AAWEB, Time Clocks, and Document Management.


Cindy Dark:  Technology Specialist
Cindy is the Technology Specialist at Keith Lutz Horizon High School. 


Linda Deegan:  Technology Assistant
Linda is the Technology Assistant in Millard West High School's Tech Center and helps students there with any laptop problems.


Lynn Dethloff:  Technology Secretary
Lynn is the Technology Department secretary.  


Franco Fiorini: Technology Facilitator
Franco is the Technology Facilitator for Millard North High School.


Cathy Hanish:  Technology Specialist
Cathy is the Technology Specialist for Central Middle School.  


Sandy Havens:  Library Services Receiving Secretary
Sandy receives and processes all of the books and materials purchased by the teacher/librarians in the District. She ensures the materials are ready for immediate use by teachers and students when they arrive at the schools. Sandy also manages the barcodes and processes all A/V equipment for the district. 


Robert Hettinger:  District Network Specialist
Robert is a District Network Specialist. He focuses on designing and implementing network security through firewall and internet filtering.


Jay Hutfles:  Technology Facilitator
Jay is the Technology Facilitator for Millard South High School.


Mary Kucera:  Technology Specialist
Mary is the Technology Specialist for Beadle Middle School.


 Amanda Kunes:  Technology Facilitator
Amanda is the Technology Facilitator II for the Technology Team within Millard Public Schools. She serves on Technology Cabinet and regularly collaborates with the Secondary, Infrastructure, Media, and Instructional Technology Teams.  Amanda's responsibilities include District Mac Admin, MDM Management, Elementary Project Lead, and project lead for Helpdesk. 


Chad Lawton:  Network Developer
Chad is the District's Technology Developer.  He provides support for School Messenger and end-user account software management.  He also assists in device and laptop deployments.


Donna Lawton:  Technology Assistant
Donna is the Technology Assistant in Millard South High School's Tech Center and helps students there with any laptop problems.


Jacen Lefholtz:  MEP Instructional Technology
Jacen is an Instructional Technology MEP.  He provides District Education Technology support for Science, Art, Journalism, and Industrial Technology.  He provides District Support for G-Suite, Google Sites, Final Cut Pro, iMovie, SuccessNet,  and Adobe Creative Suite. Jacen is also the MPS District Webmaster.


Laura Morris:  Technology Facilitator
Laura is the Technology Facilitator for Abbott, Cody, Ezra,Harvey Oaks, Reagan and Reeder Elementary buildings. She also provides support for the RWSSC building and is also the Apple computer hardware support person.


Jonathan Nord:  District Network Specialist
Jonathan is the District Network Specialist.  He provides District Support in several areas.


Denise O'Connor:  Helpdesk Specialist
Denise is the District Helpdesk Specialist.  She assigns helpdesk tickets to the appropriate technology members and provides password changes for AD and e-mail logins.  She also handles purchasing for the Technology Department in accordance to our standard hardware and software lists.


Elizabeth Pachta:  Technology Facilitator
Elizabeth is the Technology Facilitator for Ackerman, Cottonwood, Neihardt, Rockwell, Rohwer and Willowdale Elementary buildings.  She also serves on the Helpdesk team.


Brenda Porter:  Technology Assistant
Brenda is the Technology Assistant in Millard North High School's Tech Center and helps students there with any laptop problems.


Nikki Schafer:  MEP Instructional Technology 
Nikki is a MEP Instructional for Technology.  She provides District Education Technology support to Business, Computer Science, Digital Literacy and Citizenship, Family Consumer Science, Health, and Music departments.  She also assists in Typing Ace, Type2Learn, and Google Sites.


Dustin Schroeder:  Technology Specialist
Dustin is the Technology Specialist for North Middle School.


Stan Segal:  MEP Instructional Technology
Stan is a MEP Instructional for Technology.  He provides District Education Technology support to Social Studies, Guidance, Math, SPED, and HAL (High Achievement Learning).   He assists on IWBs (interactive white boards) and projectors.  He also provides support for Naviance, and Infinite Campus (Instructional Tab).


Don Shirley:  District Network Specialist
Don is a District Network Specialist and the A.D. Guy.  He manages the Active Directory Environment. Don focuses on Windows Server, VMware, Citrix Xenserver, Xenapp, and XenDesktop machine support.  


Buster Smith:  Technology Specialist
Buster is the Technology Specialist for Kiewit Middle School. 


Kathi Smith:  Technology Staff Developer
Kathi is our Social Media contact/resource person.  She also assists and coordinates staff development in regards to technology as well as New Staff Orientation days.  She provides Administrative support for Better & Better, TalentEd Perform, Staff Development Website, and District Facebook page.


Marcia Smith:  Technology Facilitator
Marcia is the Technology Facilitator for Cather, Disney, Hitchcock, Holling Heights, Montclair, Norris and Upchurch Elementary buildings. Marcia provides District support for Asset Management and Wireless. 


Nathan Smith:  Telecommunications Specialist
Nathan is the District Telecommunications Specialist.  He administers and supports Desk and Mobile communication devices.  He assists with network support services as needed.  


Shelly Somerville:  Library Services Processing Secretary
Shelly does all of the purchasing for the 35 school libraries.  She maintains and distributes the Makerspace items for our district, orders and maintains the Metro textbooks for our Metro Career Academy students, and purchases all the AV equipment for our district.  She enters, removes and makes changes to our staff in Destiny. 


Peggi Tomlinson:  Technology Specialist
Peggi is the Technology Specialist for Andersen Middle School.


Brayden Vickers:  Technology Specialist
Brayden is the Technology Specialist for Russell Middle School.


Caylen Warren:  District Cataloger
Caylen works at the Support Service Center as the Millard District Cataloger for Destiny. She catalogs and processes all forms of media using MARC records. She supports inventory control, including adding assets, in relation to curriculum, library, and technology needs. She coordinates the rebinding of textbooks and library books.


Leo Wilson:  District Network Specialist
Leo is a District Network Specialist with a networking focus.  His core responsibilities include designing and implementing the wired and wireless network environment, monitoring network performance, troubleshooting network outages and collaborating with others on network optimization. 


Jeff Yost:  Technology Facilitator
Jeff is the Technology Facilitator representing the Secondary Level. He also provides technology support at DSAC and SSC as well as District Level Support for the Secondary One-to-One, Windows Client Management and Print Management.


Paul Zohlen:  Technology Facilitator
Paul is the Technology Facilitator at Millard West High School.  He also provides District support for Internet Filtering.

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