Shenandoah Valley Head Start
    & Early Head Start

    Augusta County is the Grantee for Shenandoah Valley Head Start and Early Head Start, a collaboration of  public school preschool programs, local child care centers, and Head Start/Early Head Start. Our service area includes Augusta, Bath and Highland Counties and portions of Rockingham County as well as Staunton, Harrisonburg and Waynesboro City Schools. 

    Head Start Central Office
    Staff & Family Services Unit     

    59 John Lewis Road, Suite 101

    Fishersville, VA 22939

    540-245-5162        fax: 540-245-5064


     Staff Directory

    Ashley S. Rhodenizer - Director 
    Disabilities Specialist
             Ext:  106          
    Dwight Mongold
    Operations Manager
    Ext:  101
    Amy Thompson 
    Ext:  109
    Colleen Mastrandea, R.N.  
    Health Specialist
    Ext:  104
    Melissa Carter  
    Program Secretary
    Ext: 108
    Jessica Stevens
    Program Secretary
    Ext: 110
    Chelsey Campbell
    Family Service Advocate
    Augusta County HS & Elkton Elementary
    Email Chelsey
    Kristi Pelina
    Early Childhood Development Coordinator
    Ext. 107
    Robin Honeycutt 
    Mental Health Specialist
    Ext: 115
    Carol Marvin
    Family & Community Development Specialist
    Ext. 103
    Catherine Bejarano
    Family Service Advocate
    Wayne Hills Preschool Center in Waynesboro &
    Dixon Education Center in Staunton
    Kim Call
    Family Service Advocate
    Highland Elementary School,
    Valley Elementary and Millboro Elementary
    in Bath County
    Guadalupe Jones
    Family Service Advocate
    Stone Spring Elementary in Harrisonburg
    Candy Daffern
    Early Head Start Coordinator
    Mandy Chatterton, R.N.
    EHS Health Specialist
    Julie Linebrink
    EHS Family Service Advocate



    For more information about Head Start or Early Head Start click here.