FACULTY AND STAFF

The Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) Visiting Team made the following comments about our staff:

  • "Highly qualified staff who provide extensive support to students."
  • "Warm, supportive therapeutic environment with staff who have formed trusting relationships with students."
  • "Executive Director who maintains an “open door” policy and by whom all staff, parents, and students feel supported."
ADMINISTRATION:

 

  • Nicole Barker - Executive Director
  • Allan Chatman - Dean of Students
  • Joanna Wong - Business Manager
  • Martin Godfrey-  Facilities and IT Manager
  • Gladys Sanchez - Quality Assurance/ Office Manager
  • Alison Montalban - Administrative Coordinator 
TEACHING STAFF:
Middle School Teachers / Teacher Assistants
  • Room 101:  Eva Marcos-Mendez / Christina Alvarado 
  • Room 102:  Alex Woodward/ Amy Ratto
 
High School Teachers / Teacher Assistants
  • Room 104 / 105:  Melanie Bailey-Bird/ Steve Calarco/                                                                       Betsy Devitt/ Niqui Hill
  • Room 201:  James Hearn/ Atum Crockett/ Nancy Axelson
  • Room 202:  Shia Smith/ Aidan Diskin/ Liliana Garcia Martinez
  • Room 203:  Dan Zarchy/ Dajana Tobias
 
Mental Health Therapists: 
  • Lindsay Duckles - Clinical Program Manager, LCSW / Therapist
  • Angelina Avalon -MFT / Associate Therapist
  • Lauren Erickson  - MFT / Therapist
  • Abigail Stone - MFT / Therapist
  • Lakia Wolfarth-Davis - MFT / Associate Therapist
  • Alex Mitchell -MFT / Associate Therapist
 
Student Support Staff:
  • Cobi Chu - Lunch Support
  • Ron Lucas - School Counselor and Campus Peace and Safety Coordinator
  • Lela Lynch-Collins - Mental Health Rehabilitation Specialist and Student Activities Coordinator
  • Jenny Sanjeevan - Academic Support
 SPECIALISTS:
  • Betsy Devitt - Behavior Specialist
  • Liz Isono- Occupational Therapist
  • Cecilia Lindsay- Speech and Language Pathologist
  • Judith Lunger – Speech and Language Pathologist
  • Deborah McCloskey - Speech and Language Pathologist and Assistive Technology Specialist
  • MaryAnn Pearson- Reading Specialist
  • Anna Johnson - Math Specialist
  • Seabron Sawyer- Math Specialist