• 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.


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Pedro Almeida
Chief Operations Officer
Phone: 719.495.1118
Lara Ehlert
COO Executive Assistant
Phone: 719.494.8912
Monica Deines-Henderson
Director of Nutrition Services
Phone: 719.495.1106
Bruce Brown
Facility Project Manager
Phone: 719.491.3182
CJ Jilek
Co-Director of Facilities
Phone: 719.494.8987
Daniel Payne
Co-Director of Facilities
Phone: 719.243.0453
Jack Pietraallo
Director of Transportation
Phone: 719.495.1159
David Watson
Director of Safety and Security
Phone: 719.494.8916
Tara Carey
Safety and Health Compliance Specialist
Phone: 719.494.8934
Jim Tanner
Technology Service Manager - Infrastructure
Phone: 719.930.7462