Associate Executive Director
The Office of the Associate Executive Director supports the CES mission to identify and provide quality educational opportunities for educators, students, families, and communities by providing the highest quality customer service. 
 
The Associate Executive Director’s office oversees the following:
 
Personnel
Employment Opportunities
Staff Evaluations
Certification/Licenses
Personnel files and records
Orientations
Workers’ Compensation
Leaves
Employee Benefits Guide
Benefits
Degree Changes 
 
Strategic Planning
School Turnaround Services
Teacher Education and Mentoring Program (TEAM)
Safe School Climate Coordination
Title I & Title IX Coordination
504 Coordination
McKinney-Vento Homeless Act
Paraprofessionals
Special Projects – New Business Opportunities
 
 
Christopher La Belle
Associate Executive Director

labellec@cestrumbull.org
203-365-8828

Patricia Sweeney 
Executive Assistant to the Associate Executive Director

sweeneyp@cestrumbull.org
(203)-365-8831
 
Lynda Swift
Human Resources Generalist

swiftl@cestrumbull.org
(203)-365-8942

Anna 
Nelmes-Stoughton
Curriculum Coordinator
nelmesa@cestrumbull.org
203-365-8203
Curriculum Coordinator:
Curriculum Development
Manages standardized testing 
ELL