Tony L. Dearman, Director
Sharon Pinto, Deputy Bureau Director for School Operations
Margo DeLaune, (Acting) Associate Deputy Director - Division of Performance & Accountability
Dr. Maureen Lesky, (Acting) Chief Academic Officer (CAO)
Hankie P. Ortiz, Associate Deputy Director - Bureau Operated Schools
Charles Sherman, (Acting) Associate Deputy Director - Navajo Schools
Dr. Tamarah Pfeiffer, (Acting) President Haskell University
Monte Monteith, (Acting) President Southwestern Indian Polytechnic Institute
Clint J. Bowers, Chief of Staff
Juanita Mendoza, Special Assistant to the Director
Jackie Shamblin, Human Resource Officer
Travis Clark, Chief Performance Officer
Klarissa Jensen, (Acting) Communications Specialist
Kylie Morden, Supervisory Administrative Officer
Kylie Morden serves as the Administrative Officer supporting the Director and Central Office staff. She manages scheduling for the Director and Chief of Staff.
Ms. Morden graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree from Siena Heights University located in Adrian, MI. Prior to joining the BIE, she worked in state government for 16 years as a supervisor and staff trainer with the central focus on driving change to make the work environment and organizational culture the top priority. She strives for employee engagement and inclusion, professional and personal development opportunities for herself and staff, and serving others to the best of her abilities. She is enthusiastic about BIE's vision and mission in excellence, focus, integrity, respect, and providing the best possible service to its students and schools.
Her duty location and office are located in Washington, DC.