• The District 49 Operations Department has a vision and mission to best serve our community.


    Vision:  Benefit learning through sound, resourceful operational support

    Mission: Support the district 49 educational journey by being customer-oriented, operationally efficient and fiscally responsible in serving our community.


    Providing a safe environment for our students to learn, our teachers and staff to work, and our leadership to lead is very important to District 49.

    If you become aware of a potential safety concern, please feel free to contact our safety, health and regulatory compliance coordinator at safety@d49.org.


    Do you have a question or concern about the District 49 Operations Office?

    If so, contact us by completing the form here.


    We value your privacy and we'll only use your email for responding to your message.

Pedro Almeida
Chief Operations Officer
Phone: 719.495.1118
Jennifer Kiggins
COO Executive Assistant
Phone: 719.494.8912
Monica Deines-Henderson
Nutrition Services Director
Phone: 719.495.1106
Ron Lee
Director of 3B MLO Capital Construction
Phone: 719.495.1146
CJ Jilek
Co-Director of Facilities
Phone: 719.494.8987
Daniel Payne
Co-Director of Facilities
Phone: 719.243.0453
Jack Pietraallo
Transportation Director
Phone: 719.495.1159
David Watson
Safety and Security Director
Phone: 719.494.8916
Tara Carey
Safety and Health Compliance Specialist
Phone: 719.494.8934
Jim Tanner
Technology Quality Assurance Manager
Phone: 719.930.7462