Dr. Marie Underwood, Director of Shared Services
706-742-8292 ext. 226
Regina Graham, Administrative Assistant
706-742-8292 ext. 214
RESA Shared Services was created to assist thirteen of the local school systems by providing specialized personnel to serve students with disabilities. The program began in 1974 with three service providers and has grown to include more than 50 providers of the following related and low incidence services:
Deaf/Hard of Hearing
Orientation & Mobility Services
In addition, RESA Shared Services manages a Regional Program for Deaf/Hard of Hearing students. Services in this program include highly qualified teachers of the Deaf/HH, Educational Interpreters, Paraeducators, and a Speech Language Pathologist.
The RESA Shared Services program supports students in the following systems: Barrow, Clarke, Commerce City, Elbert, Greene, Jackson, Jefferson City, Madison, Morgan, Oconee, Oglethorpe, Social Circle City, and Walton. Services are accessed through referrals made by the schools.