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Staff List

WESTWOOD ELEMENTARY STAFF
Staff List

ADMINISTRATION
Mrs. Nancy Klinkner, Principal

OFFICE STAFF
Kerry Little, Office Manager 
Jen Chesterman, Secretary
Eleanor (Lynn) Nguyen, School Nurse
Attendance: westwoodattendance@mdusd.org
Registration: westwoodregistration@mdusd.org

TEACHING STAFF 

KINDERGARTEN:
Mrs. Lauren Steers (A-5)
Google Classroom

FIRST GRADE:
Ms. Megan Busker (A-2)
Google Classroom

Mrs. Jennifer Tong (A-6)
Google Classroom

SECOND GRADE:
Ms. Christine Hintzoglou (C-6)

THIRD GRADE:
Mrs. Patricia Spink (C-4)
Google Classroom

Ms. Marie La Rosa (C-3)

FOURTH GRADE:
Mrs. Virginia Alexanian (E-2)

4th/5th GRADE:
Mrs. Carol Lutz (E-1)
Google Classroom

FIFTH GRADE:
Ms. Gabby McBride (E-3)
 

SPECIAL DAY CLASS TEACHERS:
Miss Joni Kirby (A-4) DHH K/1/2

Mrs. Melinda Reade (C-5) DHH 3/4/5
Google Classroom

Mrs. Cheryl Monroe (B-1) EN TK-3
Ms. Lorraine Ellis-Falik (A-3) EN 3/4/5
 

SPECIAL EDUCATION SERVICE PROVIDERS:
Nancy Bennett, Speech and Language Pathologist
Amy Weldon, Speech and Language Pathologist
Marian "Joy" Pagaduan, Speech and Language Pathologist
Eileen Carey, PK Speech and Language Pathologist
Diane Gard, Itinerant DHH Teacher
Katie Evans, School Psychologist 
Jasmine Nguyen, School Psychology Fieldworker
Araya Moua, Occupational Therapist
Ashley Lowe, Occupational Therapist
Melissa Hogan, Physical Therapist
Jeff Loutzenheiser, Adaptive PE Teacher

 

CERTIFICATED SUPPORT STAFF:
Jenny Ross, English Learner Specialist (Wednesday, Thursdays-am)
English Learner Website

Diana Correa, School Counselor (Thursdays, Fridays)

Stephen Dubrofsky, Resource Specialist

Karen Ashford, Instrumental Music  
Instrumental Music Website

Alissa Juarez, Library Media Specialist (every other W-F)

Bonnie Shea, Vocal Music (every other M, T)
Vocal Music Website

Cynthia Knapp, STEM teacher
 

PARA-PROFESSIONALS

Special Education Assistants:
Laura Alton (A-3)
Alison Padilla (A-3)
Teresa Barriga (A-3)
Rosa Rodriguez (A-3)
Vicki Vasquez-Stofle (B-1)
Helga Tronstad-Wardle (B-1)
Juanita Diaz (B-1)
Perla Licea (B-1)

Barbara Clary, Resource Assistant (D-6)
 

Assistants to the Deaf/Hard-of-Hearing:
Claire Heacox (A-3)
Shellye Ferguson (A-4)
Becky West  (C-5)
Zainah Kanso (C-5)
Carolyn Roe (A-4)
 

Educational Interpreters:
Danielle Adams
Rebecca Kasyanova
Juanita Nickerson
Kimberly Peterson
Robin Pak
Matthew Strong
 

Noon Supervisors:
Monica Ward
Meghan Dryden
Kirsten McGoohan
Betsabe Monterroso-Loreto
 

MAINTENANCE & OPERATIONS
Semone Evers, Head Custodian
James Lockett, PM Custodian 
Nicholas Chelemedos, Site Technology Specialist (Wednesdays)
Alton Fisher, Groundskeeper (Tuesday)
Lisa Glazier, Food Services Manager
Erica McCulley-Konvalin, Food Services Assistant