Faculty Directory

Stephen Ada

Teacher - MS Music

B.Mus. Dalhousie University
MMus. University of Calgary

Nomer Adona

Teacher - HS Art

B.S. University of the Assumption
M.Ed. The College of New Jersey

Clare Alexander

Teacher - HS Social Studies

B.A Durham University

Roxanne Amor-Ross

Interim ES Asst. Principal

B.A. University of California
M.S. Buffalo State University

Robert Appino

Instructional Coach - MS Technology

B.A. University of Minnesota
Grad. Dip. Ed. Charles Sturt University
M.S. State University of New York

Abena Bailey

Teacher - MS Language Arts

B.A. University of Liverpool
M.A., Open University, UK

Amy Barrett

Teacher - ES Early Childhood

B.A. McDaniel College
M.Ed. University of Vermont

Marjon Barton

Teacher – ES Art

Newborough Training College

Natalie Beals

Teacher - MS English

B.A. Liberty University
M.Ed. George Mason University

Brian Benck

Teacher – MS ELA and Social Studies

B.A. University of Illinois
M.Ed. University of Illinois

Bonnie Bertoia

Counselor - Middle School

B.Ed. University Alberta
Post Grad. University Cape Breton

Gary Bertoia

Teacher - MS Instructional Technology

B.Ed. University of Alberta
M.Ed. Rosemont College

Jason Bixby

Teacher - HS Science

B. Tech. Cape Breton University, Sydney
B.Ed. Memorial University, St. John\’s
M.Ed. Memorial University, St. John\’s
M.B.A. HEC Montréal, Montréal

Josephine Boudreaux

Teacher - ES Grade 2

B.A. New York University
M.S. Mercy College

Fabrice Bouhet

Teacher - ES Physical Education

B.A. University Paul Valery

Catherine Brown

Teacher - ES EAL

B.S. University of Michigan
M.Ed. California State University

Alexander Bunting

Teacher - HS Science

B.Sc. University of Edinburgh
M.Ed. University of Cambridge

Andy Burger

Teacher - ES Grade 2

B.A. Washington State University, WA, USA
MBA. University of Phoenix, AZ, USA

Molly Burger

Principal - Middle School

B.A. Whitworth College
M.Ed. Austin Peay State University

Polly Butz

Teacher - HS Science

B.A. University of Chicago
M.S. Pace University

Ryan Butz

Teacher - MS Science

B.A. Denison University
M.S. Pace University

Christopher Byck

Teacher - HS Social Studies

B.A. Marymount University
M.Ed. Eastern University
J.D. City University of New York School of Law

Brent Chesterman

Teacher - ES Physical Education

B.A. Curtin University
Grad. Diploma Murdoch University
M.A. Endicott College

Hsiao-ling Chung

Teacher – MS Modern World Language
Teacher – HS Modern World Language

B.A. National Taipei College of Business
B.B.A. Thomas Edison State College
M.B.A. Rider University

Haeyoung Chung

Teacher - HS Korean Language

B.A. Kyunghee University Seoul, S. Korea

Timothy Chute

Assistant Principal - High School

D.Ed. Queen’s University
M.Ed. University of Calgary
Ed.D. University of Calgary

Christopher Colquhoun

Teacher - ES Kindergarten

B.Ed. Aberdeen University

Andrew Crawford

Teacher - HS English

B.A. Griffith University

Mark Crowell

Teacher - MS Math

B.A. Palm Beach Atlantic University
M.A. Buffalo State University

Stacy Crowell

Teacher - MS EAL

B.A. Palm Beach Atlantic University
M.A. Buffalo State University

Elizabeth Davenport

EC-12 Aquatics Director

B.A. Michigan State University

Brennan Davis

Teacher - ES Kindergarten

B.A. Lewis University
M.S. Mercy College

Tim Dorn

Teacher - ES Kindergarten

B.A. Augsburg College
M.A. Lesley University

Elaine Eastwood

Teacher - ES Early Childhood

B.S. University of Tennessee
M.S. University of Tennessee

Mark Edwards

Teacher - ES Grade 5

B.Ed. University of Auckland
M.Ed. University of Auckland

Jodi Fetterolf

Teacher - HS English

B.A. The Pennsylvania State University

Wai Mun Fong

Associate Head of School for Finance and Operations

B.B.A. National University of Singapore

Tina Fossgreen

EC-12 Curriculum Director

B.A. California State University, Chico
M.A. California State University, Sacramento

William Fossgreen

Teacher - HS Math

B.A. California State University, Chico
M.A. California State University, Sacramento

Kattina Fox

Instructional Coach - ES STEM

B.S. Western Washington University
M.Ed. Antioch University Seattle

Richard Freil

Teacher - MS Physical Education

B.A. California State University, Long Beach
M.A. University of South Florida

Mandy Friedman

Librarian - Elementary School

B.A. Rutgers University
M.A. Stony Brook University
M.A. Portland State University

Thomas Galvez

Instructional Coach - HS Technology

B.A. San Diego State University
M.Ed. National University

Erin Hawken

Counselor - High School

B.A. UC Davis
M.S. National University of California

Alan Heatwole

Teacher - ES Drama
Teacher - MS Drama

B.F.A. Virginia Commonwealth University

Laura Heatwole

Teacher - ES Grade 4

B.S. Radford University

Elizabeth Hendrickson

Teacher - ES Kindergarten

B.A. University of Washington
M.S. National University

Jacob Hendrickson

Principal - High School

B.A. University of California, San Diego
M.Ed. University of Washington

Brian Hirsch

Teacher - ES Learning Support

B.A. California State University at Northridge
M.A. California State University at Northridge

Scott Hsu

Teacher - HS Math

B.A. University of Massachusetts
M.A. Western New England University

Jacob Humes

ES Psychologist

B. Psych Griffith University
Grad.Dip. Ed. University of Southern Queensland

Gregory Jardin

Teacher - MS English

B.A. The University of Western Ontario
B.Ed. University of Western Ontario
M.A. University of Toronto

Rebecca Jardin

Teacher - MS Art
Teacher - HS Art

B.A. University of South Australia

Kari Jennings

Teacher - HS Learning Support

B.S. Oregon State University
M.S. Portland State University

Erin Johnson

Teacher - ES Grade 5

B.A. MidAmerica Nazarene University
M.A. Pacific University

Jay Johnson

Teacher - ES Grade 3

B.A. MidAmerica Nazarene University
M.A. Concordia University

Dawne Kaba

Teacher - MS Physical Education

B.Ed. University of British Columbia
M.A. Endicott College

Daniel Keller

Principal - Elementary School

B.A. Beloit College
M.A. University of Washington
Ph.D. Bilkent University

Lara Keller

Librarian - MS/HS

B.A. Beloit College

Andrea Khambalia

Teacher - MS Social Studies

B.Ed. Brock University
B.A. McMaster University
M.A. University of Victoria

Bilal Khan

Teacher - HS English

B.A. New York University

Robert Kostrzeski

Director University Guidance Office

B.A. Calvin College
M.A. University of Arizona

Nathan Larson

Teacher - HS Art

B.F.A. Nova Scotia College of Art and Design

Anne Lauer

Teacher - HS English

B.A. College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph
M.A.T. University of St. Thomas, St. Paul

Martin Lauer

Teacher - HS Social Studies

B.A. St. John’s University
B.S. University of Minnesota

Alison Leathwood

Teacher - HS Physical Education

B.Ed. University of Calgary
B.Kin. University of Calgary
M.Ed. University of Gonzaga

Gil Legaspi

Teacher - HS Science
Teacher – MS Science

B.S. University of Perpetual Help System Laguna

Regina Maniaci

Teacher - ES Art

B.A. College for Creative Studies

Angelita Manzano

Teacher - ES Grade 2

B.A. University of Texas
M.A. George Mason University

Melissa Martin

Teacher - ES EAL

B.A. Towson University
M.S. State University of New York

William Medina

Teacher – HS Modern World Language

M.E. School of Mechanics of Moscow
M.Ed. The University of New Jersey

Ricki Millevolte

Teacher – ES Grade 1

B.A. University of Wisconsin –Stout
M.A. Framingham State University

Justin Milligan

Teacher - HS EAL

B.A. University of Massachusetts
M.A. University of Massachusetts

Mark Mouck

Teacher - HS English

B.S. Education Ohio University
B.A. Ohio University
M.A. Endicott College

Jeremy Neldon

Teacher - ES Grade 2

B.A. Miami University of Ohio
M.A. University of Alaska Southeast

Ana Nevado

Teacher – MS Modern World Language

Extremadura University

Anh Nguyen

Teacher - HS Math

B.A. UC Berkeley

Gregory Nonato

Teacher – ES Grade 1

B.A. Queen’s University

Sonia Ortiz

Teacher – HS Modern World Language

B.A. University of Deusto

Alfredo Papaseit

Instructional Coach - ES Technology

B.S. University of Barcelona
B.A. University of Barcelona
M.Ed. Endicott College

David Perkin

ICT Director

B.S. Washington State University
M.Ed. Lesley University

Jay Prodger

Teacher - HS Social Studies

B.Ed. Brock University
M.Ed. Brock University

Jeffrey Ratliff

Teacher - HS Computer Science

B.S. University of Southern Mississippi
Ed.M. Harvard University

Tina Ratliff

Teacher - ES Early Childhood

B.A. Mississippi College
M.A. University of Southern Mississippi

Karen Rayle

Teacher - ES Grade 5

B.A. University of Oregon
M.A. University of Hawaii

Thomas Redfern

Teacher - HS Social Studies

B.A. Middle Tennessee State University

Katie Rigney- Zimmermann

Admissions & Marketing Director

B.S. Texas Tech University
M.B.A. Schiller International University

Lucinda Ritter

Teacher - ES Learning Support

B.A. Miami University
M.A. University of Northern Colorado

Tara Ronzetti

Instructional Coach - ES Literacy

B.A. University of Tampa
Ed.M. Harvard University

David Ross

Teacher - ES Grade 4

B.A. San Diego State University
M.S. Buffalo State, SUNY

Allison Ruttger

Teacher - ES Grade 3

B.Ed. Brock University
B.A. Brock University

Helen Sanjakdar

Teacher - ES Grade 3

B.A. Australian National University
Grad.Dip. Ed. University of New England

Douglas Schmidt

Teacher - HS Music

B.Mus. University of Sakatchewan
M.Mus. University of British Columbia
Doctor of Musical Arts University of British Columbia

Eric Schoonard

Teacher - MS Math

B.S. Union College
M.A. University of Saint Joseph

Heidi Sontag

Teacher - ES EAL

B.A. Augsburg College
M.A. George Mason University

Elizabeth Stanley

Teacher - HS Physical Education

B.S. University of Portsmouth
M.A. University of Wales

Jason Stevens

Teacher - ES EAL

B.A. University of Pittsburgh
M.A. City College of New York

Vaughan Swart

Teacher - MS Science

BSc. with Honours McMaster University
Diploma of Education from Wollongong University in Australia

Mark Sylte

Head of School

B.A. St. Olaf College
M.A. Cornell University

Chris Sylvester

Teacher - HS Physical Education

BPE University of Alberta
B.Ed. University of Alberta
M.Sc. State University of New York at Buffalo

Melanie Sylvester

Teacher - ES Grade 4

B.Ed. University of Alberta
M.Sc. State University of New York at Buffalo

Siqin Taoli

Teacher – MS Modern World Language

B.C. Shanghai Conservatory of Music
B.A. University of Nevada
M.A. University of Oregon
M.M. University of Oregon

Helen Thompson

Teacher - HS Drama
Teacher - MS Drama

B.A. Leeds University
PGCE University of Wales

Stephen Thompson

Teacher - ES Music

B.A. University of Nevada
M.A. University of Oregon

Sophie Tsai

Teacher – HS Modern World Language

B.A. Fu Jen Catholic University
M.A. Framingham State College

Karen Upton

Teacher – ES Grade 1

B.A. University of British Columbia

Megan Vandeventer

Teacher - ES Early Childhood

B.A. University of Missouri
M.A. Columbia University

Jennifer Vergara

Teacher - ES Music

B.M. University of Santo Tomas

Evan Weinberg

Teacher - HS Math

B.S. Tufts University
M.A. City College of New York

Kristin Weiss

Teacher - ES Grade 3

B.A. University of Northern Colorado
M.A. Bilkent University

Katherine Werner

Teacher - MS Learning Support

B.S. The Penn State University
M.Ed. The Penn State University

Michael Williams

Teacher - HS Science

B.A. Berkeley, CA, USA
M.S. University of Oregon
M.Ed. Montana State University

Christopher Wolf

Teacher - HS Social Studies

B.A. Western Washington University
M.A. University of Oregon

Emily Wolf

Teacher - MS Social Studies

B.A. Western Washington University, WA, USA
M.A. Pacific University, OR, USA

William Wong

Teacher – ES Grade 1

B.B.A. Saint Francis Xavier University
M.S. State University of New York

Shelley Wowchuk

Activities Coordinator/ Athletic Director

B.A. University of Alberta
M.S. West Virginia University
M.Ed. Endicott College

Luxia Yan

Teacher – HS Modern World Language

B.A. Hebei Normal University
M.A. North Technology University
Ph.D. Beijing Normal University