Faculty/Staff Listing

Celeste Afanador

Celeste Afanador


Education B.S. Sociology, Leadership Minor, Azusa Pacific University M.A. Counseling ...

Alicia Aguilar '95

Alicia Aguilar '95

Campus Minister - Spirituality

Education B.A. English, Saint Mary's College of California M.A. Pastoral Ministri...

Brooke Ahrens

Brooke Carey Ahrens

Educational Innovation Lead, Academic Lead, Instructional Coach

Education B.A., Santa Clara University M.A., San Jose State University MLIS, San Jos...

Rachel Alexander

Rachel Alexander

Science Teacher

Education B.S. Biological Sciences, minor in Environmental Studies Classes Taught ...

Jessica Angelo

Jessica Angelo '05

Mathematics Teacher

Education B.S. Mathematics, St. Mary's College M.A.T. Teaching Secondary Mathemat...

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Carmen Eugenia Barba '10

Social Studies Teacher

Education B.A History & French Interdisciplinary, NDNU M.A.T Secondary Social Stu...

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Regina Barhydt

Executive Assistant to Head of School and Board of Directors

Personal Statement I love Notre Dame's vision of developing Women of Impact. The e...

Kaitlyn Barnett

Kaitlyn Barnett

Science Teacher

Education B.S. Environmental Science, St. Mary’s College of California Classe...

Amy Battisti

Amy Battisti

Director of Student Life

Education B.A. English/Secondary Education, Providence College M.A. Education/Counsel...

Stephanie Beck

Stephanie Beck

Assistant Athletic Director, Physical Education Teacher

Education B.B.A. Marketing, Texas Woman's University Courses Taught Introducti...

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Chelsey Beck '12

Science Teacher, Academic Lead

Education B.S. Biological Sciences, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo B.S. Computer Science, O...

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Artemisa Bobst '04


Education B.A. Sociology with emphasis in Feminism, Gender and Sexuality and minor in ...

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Cara Cavigliano '00 Borromei

Student Activities Director

Education B.A. Advertising, B.S. Psychology, Syracuse University   Profes...

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John Bracco

Director of Campus Operations & Co-Curricular Programs

Education B.A. Economics and History, San Francisco State University M.S. Counseling,...

Ruth Burson

Ruth A. Burson

Social Studies Teacher, Instructional Coach

Education B.A., California State University Los Angeles Multiple and Single Subj...

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Elizabeth Cabral

Advancement Associate - Events

Education M.A. Psychology, CSU Stanislaus   Professional association...

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Annalora Calin

Religious Studies Teacher

Education M.A. Pastoral Ministry, Santa Clara University, CA Certification, Spiritual...

Brett Carlson

Brett Carlson

Technical Theater Co-Director, Performing Arts Teacher

Education BA Theater Arts,  Minor in Studio Art. San Jose State University Cou...

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Marta Carrillo

Co-Director of Robotics

Education B.A. Human Biology, Stanford University Personal Statement I enjoy ...

Maria Carroll

Maria Carroll

English Teacher

Education B.A. English, B.A. Linguistics, UC Davis California Teaching Credential M....

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Tammy D. Castillo '09

Learning Resource Specialist

Education  B.A. Psychology, University of San Francisco M.A. Special Educat...

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Jennifer Chen

Science Teacher

Education B.S. Biological Sciences, UC Davis Teaching Credential, SJSU Courses Tau...

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Ema Ciuca

Modern Language Teacher

Education B.S. Tourism & Hospitality Management, Universidad Complutense de Madrid...

Marilou Cristina

Marilou Figone '60 Cristina

Advancement & Alum Relations

Education B.A. History, Santa Clara University Standard Lifetime Teaching Credential ...

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Mariel Cruz

Director of Speech & Debate

Education  B.A. History, B.S. Political Science, Santa Clara University P...

Alexandra Cunningham '08

Alexandra Cunningham '08

Visual Arts Teacher

Education B.A. Art and Urban Community Development, New York University M.F.A. Visual...

Eran DeSilva

Eran DeSilva

Director of Teaching & Learning, Social Studies Teacher, Academic Lead, Instructional Coach

Education B.A. International Relations/B.A. Art Studio, University of California, Davi...

Laura Diaz

Laura Alvarado '01 Diaz


Education ND class of 2001 B.A. Sociology and Spanish, Santa Clara University Pers...

Sergio Diaz

Sergio Diaz

Lab Manager

Education Student, Santa Clara University Personal Statement Every day teaches me ...

Crystal Dos Santos

Crystal Dos Santos

Head Athletic Trainer & Sports Medicine Instructor

Education B.S. Athletic Training and B.A. Spanish, San Diego State University M.Ed Ur...

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Dr. Andrea Duwel

Director of Admissions

Education B.S. Political Science, University of Houston M.A. Political Science, Unive...

Laurie Erickson

Laurie Erickson


Education Interior Design, University of California, Riverside Personal Statement ...

Destiny Esparza-Aguayo

Destiny Esparza-Aguayo


Education A.S. Early Childhood Education, Foothill College B.A. Child and Adolescent ...

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Natasha Fazeli

Science Teacher

Education B.S. Environmental Science with a concentration in Climate Change and a mino...

Aidan Ferrer

Aidan Ferrer

Co-Director of Robotics

Education B.S. Technology Information Management, University of California Santa Cruz&...

Tanisha Fitzgerald

Tanisha Fitzgerald

Director of Student Leadership, Mathematics Teacher

Education B.A. Mathematics from U.C. Santa Cruz M.A. Education from U.C. Santa Cruz ...

Marie Fontana

Marie Fontana

HR Generalist

Education PHR, UCSC Extension Certificate in Human Resources Management Professiona...

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Susana Garcia

Assistant Head of School

Education B.S. Sociology and Spanish, Santa Clara University M.A. Spirituality, Santa...

Joycelyn George '17

Joycelyn George '17

Data Relations Strategist

Education B.S. Commerce, Marketing with Retail Studies minor, Santa Clara Univers...

Raven Gilberts

Raven Gilberts

Director of Career and Life Success

Education B.A. Psychology, Emory University  Personal Statement As an alumna ...

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Monica Gomez '90

Alum Relations Manager

Education B.S. Broadcast Journalism with minor in Spanish, San Jose State University ...

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Beverly Heigre

Mathematics Teacher

Education B.S. Mathematics, Santa Clara University M.A. Mathematics, University of Co...

Deacon Steve Herrera

Deacon Steve Herrera

Religious Studies Teacher

Education: Masters in Pastoral Theology, University of San Francisco Professional A...

Kristine Ho

Kristine Ho

Website Coordinator

Education B.S. Applied Math in Statistics and Industrial Management, Carnegie Mellon U...

Cheryl Hoffman

Cheryl Hoffman

Business Operations Administrator

Education A.A General Education, Chabot College B.A Business, San Jose State Universi...

Amy Huang

Amy Huang

Director of Digital Learning & Resources

Education B.A. Library Science, Fu-Jen Catholic University, Taiwan M.Ed., University ...

Chris Johnson

Chris Johnson

Visual Arts Teacher, Instructional Lead

Education BFA, Printmaking & Drawing, Bradley University MFA, Studio Arts, Univer...

Jennifer Johnson

Jennifer Johnson

Director of Summer Programs

Education B.A. French, minor in History, University of California at Irvine MA. Inter...

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Melissa Johnson

ARISE Program Director, Academic Lead

Education  B.A. Criminal Justice, Gonzaga University  M.A. Education -...

Julianne Johnston

Julianne Johnston

Mission & Ministry Operations Manager

Education B.A. Art History, California State Northridge M.Ed Learning Design and...

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Emily King

Dance Director, English and Performing Arts Teacher

Education B.F.A. Musical Theatre, Auburn University M.A., English, Loyola Marymount U...

Amanda Klasila

Amanda Klasila

English Teacher, Academic Lead

Education M.A. Education, Secondary English, Loyola Marymount University B.A. English...

Jessica Krent

Jessica Krent '15

College Counseling & Student Life Support, Journalism Teacher

Education B.A. English: Creative Writing, Sonoma State University Professional...

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Paul Lapke

Director of Athletics

Education B.S. Athletic Training, Eastern Oregon University B.S. Biochemistry, Easter...

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Anthony Lecheler

Mathematics Teacher, Academic Lead

Education B.S. Mathematics, Colorado State University M.A. Interdisciplinary Educatio...

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Jiani Liao

Modern Language Teacher

Education B.A. English, Northeastern University, China M.A.T. World Language Educatio...

Kathy Lipps

Katherine Lipps

Modern Language Teacher, Instructional Coach

Education B.A. French, Santa Clara University Teaching Credential, Santa Clara Univer...

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Sophia Loumiotis

Mathematics Teacher

Education B.S. Pure Mathematics, UC Berkeley M.A. Education, Stanford Courses Taug...

Sandy Mahler

Sandy Mahler

Visual Arts Teacher, Yearbook Advisor

Education B.A. Studio Art, Santa Clara University Teaching Credential in Art M.A. Ut...

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Bob Mason

Chief Financial Officer

Education B.S. Finance/Economics, Chico State UniversityPublish M.B.A., Golden G...

Ashley Rae Mathis

Ashley Rae Mathis

Head of School

Education B.A. Journalism and Communication, University of Nevada Reno M.C.M. Communi...

Dayanara Medina

Dayanara Medina

First Scholars and Student Support Coordinator

Education B.S. Political Science International Affairs, minor in Chicano Studies, Univ...

Jill Miller

Jill Miller


Professional Statement I am proud to be part of a community that embraces acceptance a...

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Christina Morello

Creative Services Manager

Personal Statement Notre Dame's legacy fuels my inspiration to create visual commu...

Trishya Movilla

Trishya Movilla '08

Community Relations Manager

Education B.S. Hospitality, Tourism and Event Management, San Jose State University ...

Deidra Murphy

Deidra Marie Murphy

Human Resource Data Specialist

Education B.S. Business Administration Personal Statement The sense of community a...

Caitlyn Nichols

Caitlyn Nichols

Technical Theater Co-Director, Performing Arts Teacher

Education A.A. Theatre and Women's Leadership, Cottey College| B.A. with honors S...

Bayard Nielsen

Bayard Nielsen

Modern Language Teacher, Instructional Coach

Education B.A., Psychology, UC Davis Diploma, Escuela Oficial de Idiomas, Zamora, Spa...

Laila Omid

Laila Omid '16

Admissions Associate

Education B.S. Business Entrepreneurship, San Jose State University Personal Statem...

Hilary Orr

Hilary Orr

English Teacher

Education B.A. English, Santa Clara University M.A. English, San Jose State Universit...

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Ted Pan

Director of Information Technology

Education B.S., Beijing University of Technology M.S., Golden Gate University

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Tina Paulson

Music Director, Performing Arts Teacher

Education Bachelor of Music, Voice Performance, Washington State University M.A. Voic...

Cecilia Perkins

Cecilia Perkins

Director of College Counseling

Education B.A. International Relations, B.A. Spanish, UC Davis M.A. Public Polic...

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Olena Petrova

Science Teacher

Education B.S. Physics M. Ed., Taras Shevchenko National University of Kyiv, Ukraine ...

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Amy Pizarro

Executive Director of Advancement

Education B.A. Journalism and Mass Communications, University of New Mexico Profess...

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Paul Quach

IT Helpdesk

Education Business Administration with a concentration in MIS, UC Riverside Persona...

Kathleen Quiazon

Kathleen Quiazon, Ed.D

Director of Mission & Ministry

Education B.A. Religious Studies & Music (Vocal Performance), Santa Clara Uni...

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Anushree Rayarikar

English Teacher

Education B.A., Illinois State University Illinois State Board of Education Teaching ...

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Bryan Ringsted

Theater Director, Performing Arts Teacher

Education BA Theater Arts (Directing Specialization), San Jose State University Teach...

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Yuliana Rodriguez Sanchez

Attendance Clerk - Student Health Center Support

Education B.A. Sociology with a Minor in Psychology, San Jose State University Pers...

Leah Rome-Floyd

Leah Rome-Floyd

Social Studies Teacher, Academic Lead

Education B.A. Social Science, Secondary Education, Geography, University of Verm...

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Deidre Savino

Religious Studies Teacher

Education B.A. Communication, Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey M.A. S...

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Katie-Sue Scullin

Campus Minister - Service and Justice

Education B.A., Providence College M.A., Boston College School of Theology and Minist...

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Catherine Sharer de Gocobachi

Modern Language Teacher

Education B.A. Spanish, Bryn Mawr College M.A. Spanish, Middlebury College Californi...

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Carol Shoup, SNDdeN

Campus Ministry Associate

Education B.S. Education, St John College M.A. Religious Studies, Gregorium Un Rome ...

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Elizabeth Silva

Test Coordinator - Administrative Support

Education B.A. Philosophy and Sociology, University of California, Davis  Pers...

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Keith Spohn

Facilities & Maintenance Associate

Kate Stephani

Kate Stephani

Director of Marketing and Communications

Education B.A. Communication and Foreign Affairs, Slippery Rock University Personal...

Caitlin Stone-Collonge '16

Caitlin Stone-Collonge '16

Yoga Teacher

Education B.F.A. Photography, California College of Art 200 Hour Yoga Teaching Traini...

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Nick Teder

Social Studies Teacher

Education University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (Class of 2018 Bachelor of Arts;...

Jill Thompson

Jill Thompson


Education B.A. Psychology, University of California, Davis Personal Statement ...

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Hung Tran

IT Systems Administrator

Education B.S. Computer Science with Concentration in Network and Security P...

Jonathan Truong

Jonathan Truong

Mathematics Teacher

Education: B. A. Applied Mathematics, UC Berkeley Courses Taught: Geometry, Geomet...

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Heather Valentine

Head Counselor

Education B.A. Psychology, University of California, Santa Cruz M.A. Counseling Psych...

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An Tam Vu

Science Teacher

Education B.S. Chemical Engineering, University of California, San Diego M.A. Teach...

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Gillian Wallace, SNDdeN

Religious Studies Teacher

Education B.A. Anthropology, UC Berkeley Masters of Philosophy in Science B...

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Sascha Warner '91

Student Information System Specialist

Personal Statement As an alumni, coming back to Notre Dame is like coming home.  ...

Abigail Ynares

Abigail Ynares

Administrative Assistant - Student Experience

Education B.S. Communication in Advertising and Public Relations Personal Stat...