Since 2016 Jennifer Felker had been the Geauga County Educational Service Center Superintendent and was named the Lake County Educational Service Center Superintendent in December, 2018. She now serves as the Superintendent for the newly created Educational Service Center of the Western Reserve, which merged the two ESCs in January, 2020. In addition, Mrs. Felker also serves as the Executive Chair of the Lake/Geauga Information Technology Center (ITC), and Superintendent of iStem Geauga Early College High School.
Prior to coming to Geauga County, Mrs. Felker was the State Associate Superintendent for Public Instruction for the Ohio Department of Education and was responsible for overseeing the Division of Learning: Center for Curriculum and Assessment, and the Center for Student Support and Education Options. She has also served as Director of Programs and Services for the Orange City School District, and previously was the Assistant Superintendent and Superintendent Pro-Tempore of the Educational Service Center of Cuyahoga County. Prior to that she was the special education supervisor at Olmsted Falls and Maple Heights City Schools, a teacher and an elementary principal in Brooklyn City Schools, and teacher for Toledo public schools.
Message from our Superintendent, Jennifer Felker:
Dear ESCWR Staff and Schools,
Congratulations to our students, families, and staff for completing another successful school year. We have had a great deal to celebrate as well as many challenges and hurdles to problem solve along the way. I am proud of our students and schools for their accomplishment this past school year. I cannot thank our staff enough for their hard work and dedication to our students in Geauga and Lake Counties and beyond.
Please have a wonderful summer and enjoy amazing memories with family and friends. I hope all of you have an opportunity to relax and rejuvenate. You deserve it! I look forward to the next school year and continuing to enhance our amazing programs and services for students.
In closing, I want to thank our Governing Board of Education, staff and school leaders for all you do daily to support the ESCWR and our programs/services.
Jennifer FelkerSuperintendentEducational Service Center of the Western Reserve Office: 440-350-2563 Fax: 440-352-6066Cell: 216-536-9096 NEW EMAIL - [email protected]