District Education Center

District Education Center The Superintendent's office is located in the District Education Center at 998 Platte Falls Road in Platte City. The Superintendent and Assistant Superintendents can be reached at 816.858.5420 and welcome your comments, suggestions, and input.

District Education Center Staff


  • Dr. Jay Harris, Superintendent of Schools
  • Vicki Diggs, Secretary to the Board of Education, Executive Administrative Assistant to Superintendent of Schools

Business and Finance

  • Angie Hughes, CPA, Executive Director of Business Services
  • Kerra Wellington, Business Services Specialist
  • AJ North, Executive Administrative Assistant for Business and Finance
  • Sarah Ripoll, Executive Aministrative Assistant for Business and Finance
  • Anna Greiner, Executive Administrative Assistant for Business and Finance


  • Laura Hulett, Director of Communications

Personnel and Operations

  • Dr. Rob Gardner, Assistant Superintendent - Personnel/Operations
  • Dr. Devin Doll, Executive Director of Operations
  • JT Thomas, Director of Transportation
  • Kimberly Schwichtenberg, Assistant Director of Transportation
  • Debi Jurkovac, Executive Administrative Assistant for Operations
  • Bobbi Wheeler, Human Resources Specialist
  • Stacey Rasco,  Executive  Administrative Assistant for Human Resources
  • Connie Wuebben,  Executive  Administrative Assistant for Human Resources

Academics and Continuous Improvement

  • Dr. Mike Brown, Assistant Superintendent - Academics/Continuous Improvement
  • Mindy Wall, Executive Administrative Assistant for Academics/Continuous Improvement
  • Dr. Jennifer Beutel, Executive Director of Pupil Services
  • Dr. Chad Sayre, Director of Student Services
  • Susie Murphy, Executive Administrative Assistant for Pupil Services
  • Dr. Alicia Casey, Executive Director of Academic Services
  • Dr. Aaron Duff, Director of Secondary Education
  • Dr. Jennifer McClure, Director of Elementary Education
  • Brian Noller, Director of Community, School, and Business Partnerships

Platte County R-3 School District Organizational Chart

To view the 2022-23 organizational chart for the Platte County R-3 School District, click here.