Marlyn Young – District-wide Behavior Coordinator
Marlyn Young currently serves as the District-wide Behavior Coordinator for Abilene ISD. She has previously served as an assistant principal at Madison Middle School and Cooper High School, and before moving to Abilene was an elementary principal in Ector County ISD. Ms. Young specializes in working with special education ED students, writing behavior goals and plans, helping teachers to implement specific behavior accommodations for students, working with campus principals and teachers to address unique student needs, and training teachers/staff on tiered behavior interventions.
325.677.1444 ext 1246
Susan Cronan – District-wide Mental Health Coordinator
Susan Cronan currently serves as the District-wide Mental Health Coordinator for Abilene ISD. She has previously served as the mental health coach at Craig Middle School, where she was instrumental in setting up the district’s first Therapeutic Intervention Program (TIP) classroom. Ms. Cronan specializes in working with students with mental health concerns, working with campus principals and teachers on strategies for students with mental health concerns, training on trauma informed care, and working with community resources and outside providers to establish a continuum of services for students.
325.677.1444 ext 4517