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Faculty & Staff

Leadership Team

Mary Beth Lennon '85 President
Jeanne A. Blakeslee
Mary Ella Franz Marion '76, P'09
Dean of Students, Head Varsity Basketball Coach


Patricia Fannon Assistant to the President
Sherri Garrett P'22
Health Room Attendant, Attendance Officer
Holly HolmReception Desk Manager/Assistant to
Carol Gonce Rego '76
Registrar & Administrative
Ashley Shanks  Executive Assistant to the Principal & Dean of Students


Bonnie Bevans Kottraba '98Director of Enrollment
Kathleen Black Wenck '11Assistant Director of


Kerianne AllenAssistant Soccer & Lacrosse
Brian CasserlyHead Varsity Lacrosse
Eric ColesAssistant Soccer Coach, Track and Field
Eric EstradaCross Country
Nick GillAthletic
Monet LeaAssistant Varsity Volleyball
Ben MaerzkeJunior Varsity Volleyball
Jennifer MaerzkeAssistant Junior Varsity Volleyball
Mary Ella Franz Marion '76, P'09 Head Varsity Basketball Coach, Dean of Students
Matt MarionVarsity Volleyball
Rich Marion P'09Varsity Golf
Rich Naldrett P'07Assistant Basketball
George PanagetouAssistant Varsity Basketball
Doug PryorHead Varsity Soccer
Alexandra Pryor '13Assistant Soccer
Rebecca TraceyAssistant Varsity Field
Kathleen Wenck '11Head Varsity Cheer Coach, Assistant Director of


Lauren Traskey
Director of

Computer Science

Kimm Allison
Computer Science Teacher, Technology Coordinator
MaryClare CernikComputer Science Chair, Computer Science
Melinda Johnson
Computer Science Teacher, Director of Information Technology, Coordinator of Women in Technology Program


Niakia Cheese-ThorntonDirector of
Sr. Mary Anne Smith, RSMDirector of Alumnae


Eric ColesEnglish
Ian DavisEnglish
Sr. Helen Doherty, RSMWriting Center
Courtney Goldbeck
Director of Library & Database Sciences, English Teacher
Samantha PomplonEnglish Teacher, Religion Teacher
Kitty Yanson '66English Chair, English Teacher, Writing Workshop


Charles BarberFacilities
David BarberFacilities
James BowenFacilities
Clementina Iyaki
Facilities Assistant
Wayne JohnsonFacilities
Michael SchwiegerathFacilities

Facilities Rentals

Nick Gill
Athletic Director, Rental Manager for Playing Fields & Gym
Michele May
Rental Coordinator for The Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Auditorium, Assistant Dance Director
Dave Rybczynski
Rental Manager for The Harry & Jeanette Weinberg


Michele HogarthAccounting
Diana RegoDirector of Finance &
Maryann Wajda '77Senior

Fine Arts

Melanie Coburn '89Visual Arts
Ian DavisInterim Fine Arts Chair, English
Michele MayAssistant Dance Director, Rental Coordinator for The Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Auditorium
Christina NappDrama &Theater
Stephen NappDrama &Theater
Gloria Zajac Lang '66Director of

Guidance & Student Services

Kristy Cummings P'16Director of College
Kate Gerwin, M.S., LGPC, CCCDirector of Guidance & Student

Jenn Mustillo
Learning Services Counselor
Beth RichAdministrative
Martha Wharton, J.D., Ph.D.School

Information Technology

Kimm Allison
Technology Coordinator, Computer Science Teacher
Melinda JohnsonDirector of Information Technology, Coordinator of Women in Technology Program, Computer Science Teacher


Courtney GoldbeckDirector of Library & Information Sciences, English


Kristin Culp
Mathematics Teacher
Jonathan Frank
Mathematics Teacher
Cathrine King P'16Mathematics
Kim Sheridan '86Mathematics
Eugene SungMathematics Chair, Mathematics

Physical Education

Sherry Bossle '91Physical Education Chair, Physical Education Teacher, Health
Denise Fierro
Health Teacher, Social Studies Teacher

Religion & Service Learning

Samantha PomplonReligion Teacher, English Teacher
Kate Bell '07Religion Teacher, Service Learning
Rebecca Egan Hogg '89Director of Mission & Ministry, Religion
Ben MaerzkeReligion Department Chair, Religion
Mae Miller P'04
Religion Teacher


Carol Crist P'14Coordinator of Off-Campus & Special
Emily Daubenmire
Science Teacher, Health Teacher
Michael KleinScience Teacher, Project Lead the Way
Sue Ann NessScience
Nancy UryaszScience Chair, Science


Mike Gromley
Campus Safety Coordinator
Roland Wallace P'11Security

Social Studies

Kathryn AdelsbergerSocial Studies Teacher, IB
Jeanne BlakesleePrincipal, AP Psychology
Lynne BowmanAP Psychology
Denise Fierro
Social Studies Teacher
Tiara Mintz
Social Studies Teacher
Jessica Robinson-Brown
Social Studies Chair, Social Studies Teacher


Bruce MitchellBus

World Languages

Ludmila AdlerFrench
Julio Fernandez
Spanish Teacher
Monica FetzerSpanish
Abigail SchindlerWorld Languages Chair, Spanish