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Principal

Fritz, Courtney  (602) 771-5301 / email: 


Assistant Principals

Fears, Flint, Student Support Services VP (602) 845-8425 / email: 

Voit, Jill, Curriculum and Instruction (602) 771-5304 / VP (602) 429-0116 / email:

 

Supervisors

Bailey, Jesse J., Athletic Director, VP (602) 429-0342 / email:

Fears, Flint, Specials Supervising Teacher, VP (602) 845-8425 / email: 

Gallucci, Maureen, Preschool Supervising Teacher (602) 771-4383 / VP (602) 845-8055 / email: 

Kelley, Michelle, Student Life Supervising Teacher,  VP (602) 429-0104 / email:  

Voit, Jill, Career Technical Education Supervising Teacher (602) 771-5304 / VP (602) 429-0116 / email:   

Akapnitis, Amber, Academic Services  Supervising Teacher (602) 771-4310 / VP (480) 840-7247 / email:  

Administrative Assistants

Hugo, Joan (602) 771-5304 / email: 

Mielenz, Jane (602) 771-5301 / email: 

Rivard, Leigh VP (602) 429-0165 / email: 

 

Administrative Secretaries

Shoop, Abbie (CTE/Athletics dept.)  (602) 771-5306 / VP (480) 840-7413 / email: 

Cary, Lorene, Chip (K-12 dept.)  (602) 771-5305 / VP (480) 719-2517 / email: 

Eubank, Debbie (Preschool dept.) (602) 771-4658 / email: 

Panknin, Janice  (Front Office) (602) 771-5400 / VP (602) 845-8411 / email: 

 

ASL Staff Interpreters

Grundman, Teresa  VP (602) 388-1918 / email: 

Hill, Sarah  (602) 771-5302 / VP (602) 892-5084 / email: 

Malinka, Joanne (602) 771-5308 / VP (602) 456-6359 / email: 

 

Spanish Interpreters

Jimenez, Adriana (602) 771-5307 / email: 

Olea, Ana (602) 771-5184 / email: 


Preschool Department

 

Faculty

Eichner, Robin (602) 771-4367 / VP (480) 719-2623 / email: 

Jackson, Kristina (602) 771-4549 / VP (480) 719-2521 / email: 

Riddle, Laura (602) 771-3221 / VP (602) 845-9911 / email: 

Voss, Stephanie (602) 771-4703 / VP (480) 999-1306 / email: 

Winder, Cindy VP (480) 999-1351 / email: 

Yoder, Brenda (480) 784-4484 x4727 / VP (480) 999-1394 / email: 


Elementary Department (K – 4th Grade)

 

Faculty

Boyle, Meghan (602) 771-4579 / VP (480) 696-7157 / email: 

Burkhart, Sally (602) 771-4338 / VP (480) 745-7271 / email: 

Cottrell, Heather VP (602) 903 5541 / email: 

Craven, Kylee (602) 771-5185 / VP (480) 999-1386 / email: 

Fisher, Julie VP (602) 358-0311 / email: 

Gemar, Kari (602) 771-4219 / VP (480) 745-7207 / email: 

Marko-Sprague, Peggy (602) 771-4317 / VP (480) 840-7063 / email: 

Matthews, Mallory  VP (602) 698-6221 / email: 

Murray, Danielle (602) 771-4320 / VP (480) 840-7403 / email: 

Schroeder, Jeanne (602) 771-4522 / VP (480) 894-9078 / email: 

Sellers, Jessica VP (623) 208-4773 / email: 

Sherk, Joshua VP (480) 525-6498 / email: 

Thompson, Sharon VP (602) 429-0119 / email: 


Middle School (5th – 8th Grade)

 

Faculty

Baltenbach, Judith VP (602) 429-0299 / email: 

Bowers, Clayton VP (602) 429-0220 / email: 

Brown, Paul VP (602) 535-0729 / email: 

Cascioli, Toni (602) 771-5326 / VP (602) 429-0322 / email: 

Huber, David VP (602) 429-0259 / email: 

Jantz, Renee (602) 771-5337 / VP (602) 730-6474 / email: 

Jensen, Priscilla VP (602) 903-2507 / email: 

Kelley, Michelle  VP (602) 429-0104 / email: 

Porter, Wes (602) 771-4552 / VP (480) 840-7562 / email: 

Strolis, Tiffany (602) 771-7048 / VP (602) 429-0195 / email: 

Violette, Roberta (602) 771-4314 / VP (480) 999-1326 / email: 

Whitehead, Sheryl VP (602) 429-0093 / email: 

Witherspoon, Cassandra (602) 771-4355 / VP (480) 999-1356 / email: 


High School

 

Faculty

Amann, Paul  VP (602) 429-0348 / email: 

Baker, Victoria (602) 771-5350 / VP (602) 562-5950 / email: 

Foley, Lynn VP (623) 208-4164 / email: 

Hansen, Jill VP (602) 535-0731 / email: 

Lorentz, Meghan (602) 771-4325 / VP (480) 447-1994 / email: 

Lydiate, John VP (602) 429-0201 / email: 

Pascaretti, Kim  VP (480) 347-9286 / email: 

Watson, Ernest (602) 771-5365 / VP (623) 208-4768 / email: 

Weiss, Stacy VP (602) 842-3369 / email: 


Career Technical Education

 

Career Technical Education – Interpreters

 

Byers, Brenda VP (602) 429-0240 / email: 

De La Cruz, Stephanie VP (602) 429-0240 / email: 

Erickson, Kristin VP (602) 429-0240 / email: 

Gover, John VP (602) 429-0240 / email: 

Majors, Kathy VP (602) 429-0240 / email: 

Porter, Chris VP (602) 429-0240 / email: 

Rondeau, Adrian VP (602) 429-0240  / email: 

Synnott, Thomas VP (602) 429-0240 / email: 

Vance, Martha VP (602) 429-0240 / email: 

Witte, Katie VP (602) 429-0240 / email: 

 

Career Technical Education – Action Lab

Garnand, Sheri Ann  VP (602) 535-0736 / email:  

 

Career Technical Education – Sustainable Living Lab

King, Amy  (602) 771-5333 / VP (480) 840-7025 / email:  

 

Career Technical Education – Teacher

Leon, Mary Ann (480) 719-2601 / email: 

 

Technical Aide/Site Trainers

Camacho, Ricardo VP (602) 429-0060 / email: 

Kidd, Randal VP (602) 845-8054 / email: 

 

Vocational Services Specialist

Makowichuk, Rhonda VP (602) 761-9549 / email: 

 


Specials

 

Fine Arts

Carlson, Erwin VP (602) 759-7279 / email: 


Physical Education

Ploederl, Jeff  VP (602) 208-4772 / email: 


Technology

Madsen, Jessica VP (623) 208-4771 / email: 

Madsen, Scott VP (480) 787-5128 / email: 


Counselors/Case Managers

 

Case Manager

Tellefson, Megan VP (602) 761-9529 / email:   

Hunt, Cynthia VP (602) 429-0245 / email:   

 

Counselors

Abrams, Christie VP (602) 429-0366 / email: 

Nakama, Masa VP (602) 845-8390 / email: 


Library/Media

 

Librarian
Cobb, Dennis  VP (602) 698-6222 / email: 

 

Media Technical Aide
Kerley, Kelly (602) 771-5360 / VP (602) 842-3285 / email: 

 

Technology Support Assistant
Kim, Julius VP (602) 429-0236 / email: 


Health/Related Services

 

Licensed Practical Nurse

DeHart, Paula (602) 771-5317 / email: 

 

Registered Nurse

Longfield, Patty (602) 771-5316 / email: 

 

Educational Audiologists

Busen, Jacqueline (602) 771-5335 / VP (602) 456-6708 / email: 

White, Trissan (602) 771-4431 / VP (480) 745-7336 / email: 

 

Educational Diagnostician

Mendelson, Karen (602) 771-4396 / VP (480) 840-7097 / email: 

 

IEP Specialist

McLeod, Greta (602) 771-4427 / VP (480) 840-7096 / email: 

 

Speech-Language Pathologists

Parrone, Lisa, Coordinating SLP (602) 771-5332 / VP (480) 840-7489 / email: 

Baird, Diana (602) 771-4672 / VP (480) 675-4624 / email:  diana.baird@asdb.az.gov

Dong, Lori (602) 771-4989 / VP (928) 228-0800 / email: 

Greene, Intissar (602) 771-4554 / VP (480) 745-7217 / email:    

White, Melissa (480) 260-0758 / email: 

Worden, Erin (602) 771-4632 / VP (480) 999-1370 / email: 

 

Occupational Therapist

Norgren, Sarah (602) 771-5190 / email: 

 

Physical Therapist

Speagle, Shannon  (phone number coming soon) / email: 

 

Psychologist

Gilbert, Gizelle  VP (602) 845-8292 / email: 

 

ASL Specialist

De Hoyos, Adrian VP (602) 429-0316 / email: 

 


ASDB Support Services

 

Accounting Tech III

Gioseffi, Kathy (602) 771-5182 / email: 

 

Food Service Supervisor

Franco, Pat (602) 771-4329 / email: 

 

Food Service

Urbieta, Becky (602) 771-5367 / email: 

 

Lost Prevention (Off Site)

Pritchard, Terry (602) 771-5183 / Fax (602) 771-4869 / email: 

 

Facilities/Transportation Manager

Espino, Kim  (602) 771-4401 / email:   

 

Mechanics    

 

Security Officers

Culbertson, Bill (602) 771-4307 / email: 

Dean, Ron (602) 771-4307 / email: 

Telles, Larry  (602) 771-4307 / email: 

 

Transportation Coordinator

Spencer, James  (602) 771-3530 / email: 

 

Transportation Trainer

Monnat, Jacqueline (602) 771-4229 / email: 

 

Maintenance

Craig, Allen –  email: 

Dyck, Gerardo – cell: (480) 748-0792 / email: 

Luther, Gregg – cell: (480) 284-3502 / email: 

Ragland, James – cell: (480) 748-1133 / email: 


ASDB Information Technology

 

IT Operations Manager

Gluscevic, Nevena (602) 771-5369 / email: 

 

Senior Network/Systems Specialist

Nicholson, Anthony (602) 771-5221 / email: 

 

Network/Systems Specialist

Montanez, Daniel (602) 771-5357 / email: 

 

Senior IT Field Support Technician

Wagoner, Brandon (602) 771-5358 / email: 

 

IT Field Support Technician

Gomez, Chris (602) 771-4434 / email: 


Professional Learning Department

 

Administrative Assistant

Beck, Lequia (602) 771-4802 / email: 

 

Professional Learning Specialists

Brown, Dan (602) 771-5208 / email: 

Randels, Barbara (602) 771-5205 / email: 

Tkatchov, Oran (602) 771-5222 / email: 

 

FAPE, Staff Learning Coordinator

De Vries, Melissa (602) 771-5239 / email: