Affirmative Action, Title IX, Section 504




In accordance with the Affirmative Action Plan of the Brunswick School Department, the following member names shall be posted in each building. The following are serving for 2-year terms, expiring at the end of the 2017-2018 school year:


  • Shawn Lambert: Chair
  • Scott Smith: Facilities and Food Services
  • Michelle Caron: Transportation
  • Troy Henninger: BHS – Principal
  • Mary Kunhardt: BHS – Title IX – Coordinator
  • Mandy Lewis: BJHS Principal
  • Tatiana Lera : BJHS Title IX – Coordinator
  • Heather Blanchard: HBS Principal
  • Blair Dwyer: HBS Title IX – Coordinator
  • Steve Ciembroniewicz: Coffin Principal
  • Janet Rivard: Coffin HBS Title IX – Coordinator
  • Barbara Gunn: Central Office – 504 Coordinator
  • Susan Burns Chang: The Real School Title IX – Coordinator
  • Christopher McCarthy: The Real School Principal


Title IX of the Education Amendments Act of 1972 is a federal law that states: “No person in the United States shall, on the basis of sex, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any education program or activity receiving Federal financial assistance.” For more information, contact Shawn Lambert, Assistant Superintendent.

Janet Rivard, Coffin
Blair Dwyer, Harriet Beecher Stowe
Tatiana Lera, Brunswick Junior High
Mary Moore, Brunswick High
Susan Burns Chang, The Real School

504 Services
Contact Barbara Gunn, Director of Special Services

What is Section 504?

What is it?
Section 504 is part of the federal Rehabilitation Act of 1973 which is a national law which prevents discrimination against individuals with disabilities in services, programs and activities administered by any entity that receives federal funds, including public schools. Section 504 states: No otherwise qualified individual with a disability in the United States shall, solely by reason of his or her disability, be excluded from the participation in, be denied the benefits of, or be subjected to discrimination under any program or activity receiving federal financial assistance.

If you have questions or concerns about Section 504, please contact:
District Coordinator: Barbara Gunn, Director of Student Services 207-319-1900 (email:

Building Coordinators:
Coffin: Rachel Bradley 207-319-1950 (email:
HBS: Nancy Farrand 207-319-1960 (email:
BJHS: Catherine Nein or Alana Roy 207-319-1930 (emails:
BHS: Mary Moore 207-319-1910 (email:

504 Procedural Safeguards for Families (PDF)

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