Staff & Faculty

Westside Montessori School – Office Staff

Bonita Lea, Head of School
Karen Wheatly, Office/Finance Manager
Jan Lavigne, Administrative Assistant
Valerie DeLeon, Office Assistant 11:30-6:30
Michael Cooper, Head of Maintenance & Security

 Faculty

Toddler Teachers            

                Ana Cornejo – Toddler Lead Teacher
                Griselda Ojeda – Toddler Assistant
                Emma LaLonde – Toddler After School Assistant
 
                Kumi Park – Toddler Lead Teacher
                Maria Cardenas – Toddler Assistant
                Chelse O’Gilvie – Toddler After School Assistant
 
                Natalie Lytle – Toddler Lead Teacher
                Saida Montes – Toddler Assistant & After School
                 
Primary Teachers            

                Kristen Brigham – Early Childhood Lead Teacher
                Melissa Ng – Early Childhood Assistant
 
                Manju Gattu – Early Childhood Lead Teacher
                Ashwini Manjul – Early Childhood Assistant
 
                Jessica Maradiaga – Early Childhood Lead Teacher
                Samantha Diaz – Early Childhood Assistant
 
                Fouzia Sharif – Early Childhood Lead Teacher
                Silvia Leal – Early Childhood Assistant
 
Elementary                        

                Kariene Jonker – Lower Elementary Lead Teacher
                Jasmina Jasarevic – Lower Elementary Lead Teacher
                Sarah Fehrenbacher & Gordon Roberson– Upper EL Co-Teachers
                Nikki Conyers – Middle School Lead Teacher

                Allison Bryant – Elementary Assistant
                Alexis Portal – Elementary Assistant
                Chandria Byars – Middle School Assistant
 
After School Support Staff          

                Silvia Lora – Home Environment Supervisor
                Alejandra Mendez – Home Environment Assistant
                Emma LaLonde – Home Environment Assistant
                Samantha Diaz – Elementary A/S Asst.
                Melissa Ng – Pre-K & Kinders After School Assistant
                Samantha Diaz & Sabria Balland – Elementary After School Assistant