Staff List

2017-2018 Staff Roster

Amy Ackley -  Grade 5
Years Employed with Saugus: 11 (3 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Highlands / Mountainview
Grades Taught: Grades 1, 3-8
STEM Interest: Technology, Internet Literacy, 21st Century Skills, Writing 
Chris Bague - Grade 5
Years Employed with Saugus: 15 years (4 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: North Park
Grades Taught: Grades 3-6
STEM Interest: Technology, Environmental Science

Leighanne Bague - Kindergarten
Years Employed with Saugus: 15 years (4 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Emblem/Highlands
Grades Taught: Grades K, 2-3
STEM Interest: Science, Nutrition, Technology
 
Maria Blue - Grade 1
Years Employed with Saugus: 25 years (6 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Plum Canyon
Grades Taught: Grades K, 1
STEM Interest: Science (NASA), Airborne Science 
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Lori Brink - Grade 6
Years Employed with Saugus: 17 years  (3 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Emblem/Highlands
Grades Taught: Grades 2, 3, 5, 6, 9
STEM Interest: Math, Technology
 
Jacquelyn Bryan - RAP PreK
Years Employed with Saugus: 3.5 years
School: Emblem Academy - Regional Autism Program
Grades Taught: PreK
STEM Interest: Augmentative Alternative Communication, Technology, Assistive Technology, Speech and Hearing Science, Anatomy
 
Mirasol Burns - RAP PreK
Years Employed with Saugus: 14 years (6 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Charles Helmers –Regional Autism Program
Grades Taught: Grades Pre-K-2
STEM Interest: Technology

JoAnna Cabaj - Grade 4
Years Employed with Saugus: 16 years (2 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: North Park
Grades Taught: Grades 2 and 4
STEM Interest: Science, Environmental Awareness
 
Christina Carroll - Kindergarten
Years Employed with Saugus:  1 year (Current Year)
School: Emblem Academy
Grades Taught:  Grades K and 4
STEM Interest: Planetary Science, Astronomy, Environmental Science, Visual and Performing Arts
 
Jeff Charton - Grade 3
Years Employed with Saugus: 11 years (one additional year of other teaching experience)
School: North Park, Emblem Academy, Mountainview
Grades Taught: Grade 3
STEM Interest: Math, Science

Robert Desmond - Grade 5
Years Employed with Saugus: 24 years
School: Plum Canyon
Grades Taught: 4-6
STEM Interest: Technology, Math

Tiffany Desmond - Grade 3
Years Employed with Saugus: 30 years
School: Emblem/Highlands
Grades Taught: 2-6
STEM Interest: Science, Weather, Writing
 
Kathleen Foote - Grade 1
Years Employed with Saugus:  2 years (5 additional years of teaching experience)
School: Emblem Academy
Grades Taught:   Grades 1,  7 - 12
STEM Interest: Mathematics
 
Cristina Holland - Grade 2
Years Employed with Saugus: 13 years 
School: James Foster
Grades Taught: Grades 1-3, 5
STEM Interest: Agriculture, Science, Technology, Dance, Visual and Performing Arts
 
Janine Kauffman - Grade 2
Years Employed with Saugus: 13 years (13 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Rio Vista
Grades Taught: Grades 1-6
STEM Interest: Science, Math, Marine Biology, Astronomy
 
Years Employed with Saugus: 16 years (3 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: North Park
Grades Taught: K, 2, 3
STEM Interest: Math, Science
 
Courtney Johnson - RAP Grades  2, 3, 4
Years Employed with Saugus: 2 years (2 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Emblem Academy - Regional Autism Program
Grades Taught: Special Education TK - 6
STEM Interest: Technology
 
Shannon King – Grade 6
Years Employed with Saugus:  12 years (2 additional years in another district)
School: Skyblue Mesa, Cedarcreek, Rio Vista 
Grades Taught: K, 3, 5, 6
STEM Interest: Technology
 
Wynne Lee - Grade 1
Years employed with Saugus: 16 years
School: Emblem
Grades Taught: K, 1, 3, 4
STEM Interest: Ecology/Environmental Science


Megan Lentz - RAP Grade 1, 2, 4
Years Employed by Saugus: 5 years 
School: Emblem Academy - Regional Autism Program
Grades Taught: Grades 3-6
STEM Interest: Technology
Sarah Luckenbach - Kindergarten
Years Employed with Saugus: 14 years
School: Tesoro del Valle
Grades Taught: Grades 1-3
STEM Interest: Math, Science, Technology
 
Christine Malloy - Grade 2
Years Employed with Saugus: 7 year (8 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Bouquet Canyon, Cedarcreek
Grades Taught: Grades 2, 3, 4
STEM Interest: Science, Technology, Writing

Kristin Miller - Speech-Language Pathologist
Years employed with Saugus: 3 years
School: Emblem Academy
Grades Taught SLP: PreK-6
STEM Interest: Augmentative Alternative Communication; Assistive Technology
 
Teresa Mobley - Grade 4
Years Employed with Saugus: 15 years
School:  Plum Canyon
Grades Taught: Grades K, 3, 4, 5
STEM Interest: Science and Technology
 
Years Employed with Saugus: 5 Years
School: Tesoro Del Valle,  Rio Vista
Grades Taught: Grades K, 1, 2, 3
STEM Interest: Science, Technology
 
Kelsey Morse -  RAP TK, K, 1, 2
Years Employed with Saugus: 4 year 
School: Emblem Academy - Regional Autism Program
Grades Taught: TK-K
STEM Interest: Biological and Physical Science, Technology 
 
Lauren Pfenning - Transitional Kindergarten
Years Employed with Saugus: 25 years 
School: Santa Clarita
Grades Taught: Grades K-1
STEM Interest: Math, Science, Theatre
 
Leslie Rose - Grade 1
Years Employed with Saugus: 18 years (10+ additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Plum Canyon, Rosedell, Mountainview
Grades Taught: K, 1, 3, 5, 6
STEM Interest: Science, Arts

Jennifer Seibel - Kindergarten
Years Employed with Saugus: 14 years (5 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: North Park
Grades Taught: Grades K-4
STEM Interest: Science, Gardening, Sustainability, Technology

Katherine Solomon - Grade 2
Years Employed with Saugus: 14 years
School: Rio Vista
Grades Taught: Grades K-2
STEM Interest: Earth Science, 21st Century Problem Solving/Critical Thinking Skills
 
Desiree Spang - Resource Specialist 
Years Employed with Saugus: 
School: Bridgeport
Grades Taught: RSP (Resource Specialist Program)
STEM Interest: Technology
 
Dari Stanwood RAP Grade 4, 5, 6
Years Employed with Saugus: 2 years (5 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Emblem Academy - Regional Autism Program
Grades Taught: Grades 4, 5, 6, 9-12
STEM Interest: Technology

Monica Tatlock - Grade 4
Years Employed with Saugus: 16 years
School: James Foster
Grades Taught: Grades 4 and 6
STEM Interest: Math, Technology
 
Nancy Tomei – Grade 6
Years Employed with Saugus: 8 years ( 16 additional years of teaching experience)
School: Rio Vista, Bouquet Canyon
Grades Taught: Grades 3, 5, 6  
STEM Interest: Genre-specific Writing, Mathematics
 
Years Employed with Saugus: 1 year (Current Year)
School: Emblem Academy
Grades Taught: Grades K, 4
STEM Interest: Science, Technology
 
Allison White - Speech-Language Pathologist
Years Employed with Saugus: 14 years 
School: Emblem/Highlands
Grades Taught: PreK-6
STEM Interest: Augmentative Alternative Communication; Assistive Technology

Traci Wilkinson - Grade 3
Years Employed with Saugus: 21 years (3 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Emblem/Highlands
Grades Taught: Grades 2-4
STEM Interest: Math, Science, Physics, Ecology, Oceanography, Biology

Emily Williams - Kindergarten
Years Employed with Saugus: 17 years (1 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Helmers
Grades Taught: Grades K, 3 4
STEM Interest: Science, Math, Writing, Music, Art

Erin Wiseman - Resource Specialist 
Years Employed with Saugus: 17 years (4 additional years of other teaching experience)
School: Cedarcreek, North Park, Emblem Academy
Grades Taught: K-8 as RSP / SDC
STEM Interest: Mathematics
 


Emblem Academy Office Staff
Principal - Jon Baker
Assistant Principal -  Jenny Quan, Ph.D.
Office Manager - Jill McCarty
School Office Assistant - Gina Torp
Health Services - Kelley Powell
District Nurse - Kristin McCullum
Head Custodian - Richard Fernandez
Child Development Program
Director - Niki Gold
 
Full Day Preschool
Director -Mary Gilbert