Personnel News February 2022

New employees

The School Board on Feb. 22, 2022, approved hiring these employees:

  • Scott Bacon, Deputy Principal, High School, effective July 1.
  • Jennifer Baldwin, Teacher, Bridle Ridge Elementary, effective August 11.
  • Briant Barker, LEAD Center Industrial Arts Teacher, High School, effective August 11. 
  • Tela Batson, Building Sub, Timber Creek Elementary, effective February 8. 
  • Zach Brady, Journalism Teacher, South Middle School, effective August 15. 
  • Richard Brandeberry, Custodian, High School, effective February 28. 
  • Sherrie Goodwin, Teacher, Bridle Ridge Elementary, effective August 15. 
  • Karyn Graves, Paraprofessional, Bridle Ridge Elementary, effective February 11. 
  • Rachel Hartman, Teacher, TBD, effective August 11. 
  • Jessica Herdliska, Teacher, TBD, effective August 11. 
  • Rebecca Kolkmeier, Principal, Eagle Glen Elementary, effective July 25. 
  • Megan Loganbill, Teacher, Timber Creek Elementary, effective August 11. 
  • Tammy Lapham, Cook, Creekmoor Elementary, effective February 15. 
  • Kristina Martin, Activities Director, District Wide, effective July 25. 
  • Carma Richey, Teacher Academy Teacher, Lead Center, effective August 15.
  • Jordan Riggins, Teacher, TBD, effective August 11. 
  • Jeff Rives, PE Teacher, South Middle School, effective August 15. 
  • Jenna Schwermer, Special Education Teacher, Timber Creek Elementary, effective August 15. 
  • Melanie Strong, Teacher, TBD, effective August 11. 
  • Kimberlyn Toney, Custodian, Multiple Locations, effective February 21. 
  • Amanda Whitney, Counselor, East Middle School, effective August 1. 
  • Crystal Woodin, Teacher, TBD, effective August 11.

Resignations and retirements

The School Board on Feb. 22, 2022, approved these resignations, retirements, and terminations.

  • Brett Beneke, English Teacher, High School, resignation, effective June 30.
  • Paula Dampier, English Teacher, High School, resignation, effective June 30. 
  • Patricia DiMarco, Nurse, High School, resignation, effective March 2.
  • Barbara Fredrickson, Teachers Associate, Success Academy, retirement, effective June 30. 
  • Victor Hill, Custodian, Bridle Ridge Elementary, resignation, effective February 14. 
  • Zachary Kellner, Social Studies Teacher, High School, resignation, effective June 30. 
  • Traci Lehrbaum, Teacher, Timber Creek Elementary, resignation, effective June 30. 
  • Heather MacQueen, Teacher, Timber Creek Elementary, resignation, effective June 30.
  • George Pitts, Custodial Trainer, District Wide, retirement, effective February 18. 
  • Jacob Rewald, Site Coordinator, Stonegate Elementary, resignation, effective February 25. 
  • Nicole Scully, Nurse, High School, resignation, effective February 18. 
  • Cindy Swatek, Library Media Assistant, Eagle Glen Elementary, resignation, effective February 28.  

Other action

The School Board on Feb. 22, 2022, approved hiring these Summer School administrators and substitutes.

Summer School Administrators

  • Jennifer Carr
  • Drew Calvert
  • Caitlin Fackler 
  • Courtney Graham 
  • Rebecca Kolkmeier 
  • Melissa Lucas 
  • Steve Meek
  • Jennifer Ramirez 

Substitute Staff

  • Samantha Baker 
  • David Baldwin 
  • John Bartlett 
  • Lenna Dunagan 
  • Travis Conley 
  • Stephanie Gragg 
  • Jamie Hilbers
  • Courtney Loney 
  • Jarred Penton
  • Serena Reeser 
  • Sydney Robertson
  • Noah Smith 
  • Brigitte Thompson 
  • Elizabeth White