Welcome to the Oshkosh Area School District! The district has nine central office administrators who support the district, community, staff, students and superintendent.

OASD Central Office Administrators

Dr. Vickie Cartwright - Superintendent
  • Primary professional advisor to the board
  • Responsible for the development, supervision, and operation of the school program and facilities
  • Primary outreach with the community
Dr. David Gundlach - Deputy Superintendent
  • Coordinates district enrollment and data collection/reporting systems
  • Oversees district strategic planning efforts 
  • Oversees District Learning Team (Curriculum, Special Ed, Pupil Services)
  • Leads the District Technology Services Team and all instructional technology initiatives
Dr. Andrew Jones - Executive Director of Administration
  • Supervises all principals in OASD
  • Oversee and collaborates with EPCOT team
  • Main contact for customer concerns
  • Oversees/collaborates on teacher evaluation program
Dr. Belynda Pinkston - Executive Director of Human Resources
  • Oversees recruitment, selection, and retention of all staff and substitutes
  • Oversees employee handbook and board policies
  • Administers compensation benefits and federal/state labor laws 
  • Coordinates District wellness initiatives
Drew Niehans, OASD Executive Director of Business Services
Drew Niehans - Executive Director of Business Services 
  • Oversees budget development
  • Provides long term budget forecasting
  • Supervises payroll and employee benefits
  • Manages District insurance (property, liability, worker's comp.)
  • Oversees student transportation
Dr. Kim Brown - Director of Learning
  • Coordinates District professional development and collaboration
  • Coordinates K-5 curricular areas and response to Intervention (RtI) coordination and planning K-12
  • Leads district K-12 Instructional Support Staff 
  • Oversees the Oshkosh Area Education Foundation
Julie Conrad - Director of Curriculum and Assessment
  • Oversees standards-based learning, grading and record keeping
  • Provides leadership and facilitates processes for educators to use data to make instructional, resource, and organizational decisions.
  • Fosters partnerships with post-secondary institutions, businesses and organizations
Matt Kaemmerer - Director of Pupil Services
  • Oversees district health and mental health services for students, including 504 process
  • Supervises school counselors, nurses, psychologists, and social workers
  • Oversees alternative education programming
  • Supports issues related to cultural responsiveness and pupil non-discrimination
Linda Pierron - Director of Special Education
  • Oversees special education and related services programming for students with IEPs
  • Supervises speech pathologists, occupational/physical therapists, audiologists/DHH (deaf and hard of hearing) staff, vision staff, adaptive physical education staff, and special education paraprofessionals
  • Oversees district-wide PBIS initiative
  • Oversees transition programming, Project SEARCH site, and ensures IDEA compliance