Verdugo Hills High School

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Faculty (previous)

Shidon Alford (2002 - 2006)
RST
E-mail: S. Alford

Steve Ayers (1965 - 2001)
Science
Physiology
Hon. Biology and Biology Instructor
E-mail: S. Ayers
Currently: Supervise Science student teachers for CSUN

Paul Berry (1961 - 1998)
English
E-mail: P. Berry

Kristin K. B. Blanchard (2005 - 2006)
Speech / Language Pathologist
Speak well - go far! It's a choice - make it!

Laura Britton (1999 - 2005)
English / Drama
E-mail: L. Britton
Small minds discuss people. Average minds discuss events. Great minds discuss ideas.

Kay Burr (1993 - 2003)
Counselor H - O
E-mail: K. Burr

D. Caesar
Dave Patrick Caesar (2000 - 2004)
Special Education
E-mail: D. Ceasar
"A lot of people have gone farther than they thought they could because someone else thought they could." - Zig Ziglar.

Christine Clark (1994 - 2000)
E-mail: C. Clark
Asst. Principal
Current: Asst. Superintendent, Personnel and Pupil Services

P. Clements
Philip Clements (1999 - 2005)
Math
E-mail: P. Clements

C. Dellepiane Cheryl Dellepiane (1994 - 2006)
Principal
E-mail: C. Dellepiane

Kelly Donaldson (2003 - 2005)
Health / Yoga
E-mail: K. Donaldson

D. Doolittle
Dare Doolittle (1974 - 2006)
Assistant Principal

Mark Dreben (1966 - 2003)
Biology / Chemistry
E-mail: M. Dreben

Roberta Forsberg (1983 - 1989)
Teacher Assistant / Long-term Substitute Teacher
Current Name: Roberta Vadman
E-mail: R. Forsberg
Parent Education instructor at Glendale Community College since 1997. Mom of two awesome teenagers!
Former: Class of 83 grad. T.A. and long-term substitute teacher before moving to Holmes M.S.

Gayle Glazer (1993 - 2003)
Special Education
Least Restrictive Environment Support Facilitator
The students keep getting younger and so do I.

H. Gomez
Horacio Gomez (1997 - 2001)
Spanish
Adult ESL teacher
E-mail: H. Gomez

Jan Hackett, M.Ed. (1996 - 2005)
Dean of Students
E-mail: J. Hackett
B.A. Occidental College, 1974
M.Ed. UCLA, 2003
28 Years working in LAUSD

G. Halcovich
Gabriel Halcovich (2002 - 2003)
P. E.
J.V. Baseball Coach
E-mail: G. Halcovich

Trent Hall (1998 - 2004)
English
Don't be the parrot of other men's thinking.

Susan Hart (1997 - 2001)
Impact Coordinator
E-mail: S. Hart

D. Hicks
David Hicks (2001 - 2004)
Science
E-mail: D. Hicks
Education is a progressive discovery of our ignorance.

Marlin Hirsch (2000 - 2004)
Special Education

Jean Hoelscher (1994 - 2005)
Title I Community Representative
E-mail: J. Hoelscher

Mina Huh (2004 - 2007)
Counselor H - O
E-mail: M. Huh

Jacqueline Iadanza (1999 -2003)
Math
Parent Newsletter Editor
Technology Committee / Trainer
E-mail: J. Iadanza
(For me to open E-mail, please put the student's name in the subject / header of your E-mail!)
Math teachers know all the angles.

H. Ibach
Harry Ibach (2006 - 2007)
Assistant Principal
E-mail: H. Ibach
I'll be a Verdugo Don until I'm done.


Alice Jackel (1990 - 2005)
Special Education
Resource Specialist
Former name: Alice Allen
E-mail: A. Jackel

Richard Johannsen (2002 - 2007)
Math
Algebra
E-mail: R. Johannsen

Laura Kampmeyer (2000 - 2007)
English
E-mail: L. Kampmeyer
Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear, not absence of fear. Mark Twain.

Julia Ann Keiper (2002 - 2003)
Math
E-mail: J. Keiper

Mike Koons (1996 - 2001)
Mathematics Instructor
E-mail: M. Koons
Verdugo alumnus (1987)

Robert Lee (1953 - 1978)
Social Studies
AV Coordinator
E-mail: R. Lee
Retired in Oregon


Dan Lopez (1978 - 20070
Teacher

Susan Mambo (2005 - 2007)
Science
E-mail: S. Mambo

J. Margolis Jason R. Margolis (2001 - 2007)
Social Science

Daniela Melgar (2004 - 2006)
English

Kimberley C. Meyer (2005 - 2007)
Special Ed. Coordinator
E-mail: K. Meyer

1Sg. Hardy Murray Jr.
Senior JROTC instructor
(2004 - present)
E-mail: H. Murray

C. Noyes Charles Noyes (1985 - 2003)
Science Teacher, Lead Teacher
UTLA Chapter Chair
E-mail: C. Noyes
Peace Corps Volunteer U.S. Army............Some things never change

Dain Olsen Dain Olsen (1998 - 2006)
Art and Film Making
E-mail: D. Olsen

Genevieve Peterson-Henry (1992 - 2004)
English
E-mail: G. Peterson-Henry
Married with two adorable girls.


John Plevack (2001 - 2005)
Assistant Principal

Rowena Prepena (1987 - 1999)
Math
Current name: Rowena Moreno
Currently teaching algebra and geometry at another school

J. Ralles
John Ralles (2001 - 2004)
Assistant Principal
E-mail: J. Ralles

Norman J. Ray (1965 - 2000)
Science
Chemistry & Physics Instructor
E-mail: N. Ray

Jackie Ryback (2006 - 2007)
RSP
E-mail: J. Ryback

Bruce Saunders (2001 - 2007)
Library Media Teacher
(2001 - present)
E-mail: B. Saunders
"I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library" - Jorge Luis Borges.

Frances M. Saoud (1981 - 2005)
Secondary Literacy Coach
E-mail: FSaoud1@aol.com
Listed in "Who's Who Among America's Teachers" in 1996 and 2000.

Victoria Schoeneman (1988-1994)
Library Media Teacher
Class of 1992 Sponsor
Current Name: Victoria Zadeh
E-mail: vickizadeh@yahoo.com
Tel: (360) 887-7335
Library Media Teacher
Former: Library Media Teacher
Teaching in the Pacific Northwest, mom of two UW students

D. Schubert
Diana Schubert (2001 - 2002)
Math
E-mail: D. Schubert
Life happens only once, so make the most of it.

SFC Mark Schultz (2004 - 2007)
JROTC
E-mail: M. Schultz

Jeanise Smith (1999 - 2000)
Softball Coach
E-mail: J. Smith
Former Softball Player

G. Speer Gilbert Speer (2001 - 2005)

Math
Wherever you go, there you are.

Catherine Uchida (2000 - 2005)
Science
A.P. Biology Teacher
Leader of Students Run L.A. Marathon

Esther Watkins (1980 - 2002)
Librarian / Library Media Teacher
English

Anne Weibly (2002 - 2006)
Special Education
Transition Service Teacher (TST)
Formerly Special Education: (1986 - 2002)

Paul Yoon (2004 - 2006)
English (Magnet)
E-mail: P. Yoon