Faculty and Staff

Our Whittier Staff

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PHONE: 720-424-3040

ADMINISTRATION

Jai Palmer Principal
Lynette Hall-Jones Administrative Assistant
Jennifer Stewart Lead Teacher
Annette Hall Secretary
Raenetta Whittington Secretary

FACULTY

Sara Chitwood ECE – Head Start (4 year olds)
Lisa Moe ECE – Full Day Program (4 year olds)
Elyse Gentry Kindergarten
Amy Pecore Kindergarten
Bernadette Huff 1st
Tovah Keleshian 2nd Grade (one class-all subjects)
Sharion Lutz 2nd Grade (one class-all subjects)
 Leona Ortega  3rd Grade Math
Michael Keatinge 3rd Grade Literacy & Social Studies
Amie Johnson 4th-5th Grade Literacy
Latricia Barber 4th-5th Grade Social Studies & Science
Norma Benjamin 4th-5th Grade Math
Kristen Gregory 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Literacy
Alaina Pendleton 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Social Studies & Science
Paul Sandlin 6th, 7th & 8th Grade Math
Melissa Polheber PE
Nadia Lee Art
Mark Boykins Music
Ingrid Mays Special Education
Jennifer Washington Special Education
Maria Lasso ELA Teacher

PARAPROFESSIONAL STAFF

Elizabeth Garcia
Monica Simms-Guss
Melissa LaCrue
Ernestine Butler
Itzel Olvera
Dolly Prout
Ronda Sproling

SUPPORT STAFF

Linette Barreto Counselor – Project PAVE
Whitney Mainz Social Worker
Gloria Casanave-Perez Psychologist
Rebecca Sposato Nurse
Karen Labuda Head Start Liaison
Hollis Laverty Speech/Language Therapist
Bethany Pugh Occupational Therapist
Keith Murphy Business Manager
Misha Fraser ArtCorps Arts Education Coordinator

FACILITIES & CAFETERIA

Dawn Kimsey Food Service
Kewanna Booker Food Service
Monique Thames Food Service
Monick Herrera Facilities Manager
Issac Gaitan Custodian