Superintendent's Cabinet

Poudre School District 2018-19 Organization Chart

The PSD Board of Education oversees the Superintendent (Dr. Sandra Smyser) and Legal and Policy Counsel (Tom Crabb).

The Superintendent's Cabinet meets weekly and is made up of district leadership staff who advise the superintendent, including:

  • Legal and Policy Counsel (Tom Crabb)
  • Assistant Superintendent of Elementary Schools (Dr. Todd Lambert)
  • Assistant Superintendent of Secondary Schools (Scott Nielsen)
  • Human Resources Executive Director (Vicki Thompson)
  • Finance Executive Director (Dave Montoya)
  • Operations Executive Director (Pete Hall)
  • Information Technology Executive Director (Dustin Reintsma)
  • Process Manager (Lauren Hooten)
  • Communications Executive Director (Madeline Noblett) 
PSD organizational chart for the 2018-19 school year.


Contact Information

Elementary Schools, Assistant Superintendent
Provides leadership and support for elementary school principals

Todd Lambert | 970.490.3007 | 


Secondary Schools, Assistant Superintendent
Provides leadership and support for middle and high school principals

Scott Nielsen | 970.490.3011 | 

Human Resources, Executive Director
Oversees employment of licensed teachers, classified staff and administrators, as well as benefits

Vicki Thompson | 970.490.3620 | 

Finance, Executive Director 
Oversees the district budget while planning for the future and maintaining fiscal transparency

Dave Montoya | 970.490.3355 |

Information Technology, Executive Director
Manages IT applications, infrastructure and technical support services

Dustin Reintsma | 970.490.3180 |

Operations, Executive Director
Manages facilities - building maintenance, construction, sustainability, utilities, custodial, outside services

Pete Hall | 970.490.3527 |

Legal and Policy Counsel 
Attorney for the district managing legal work and policies

Tom Crabb | 

Process Manager
Lauren Hooten | 970.490.3009 |


Communications, Executive Director 

Madeline Noblett | 970.490.3427 |