Faculty & Staff

Pan American Academy has a dedicated faculty and staff who are committed to preparing bilingual, internationally minded inquirers.  By utilizing inquiry based instructional strategies, teachers facilitate independent and innovative thinkers.

Katherine Altman

Thinkquiry-STEM Teacher

Kelly Blocker

Director of Analytics and Accountability

Zach Brown

Director of Technology

Celenia Calderon

Fifth Grade Spanish

Yeimy Cantor

Language Team

Lorraine Cartagena

Counselor

Maria Chambers

Art

Devon Clarke

Special Education

Latrese Collins

Middle School Science

Lorna Concepcion

Social Worker

Dayana Covington

Middle School Math

Marissa D’Ambrosio

Dean of Curriculum/Instructional Coach

Janice DeLeon

Social Worker

Evaleen DeMarco

Director of Strategic Initiatives

Diana Duran

Kindergarten

Claire Eckles

Special Education

Molly Ederer

Special Education

Elie Medgine

Third Grade

Anastasia Elisio

Fifth Grade English

Idalee Escribano

Fourth Grade Spanish

Elizabeth Estevez

Special Education

Altagracia Espinola

Food Service Coordinator

Ryan Feldman

Middle School Science

Miguel Feliciano

Dean of School Culture

Orialis Feliciano

Special Projects Coordinator

Genesis Fernandez

Classroom Assistant

Megan Fields

Speech Teacher

Claudia Fortune

Kindergarten Master Teacher

Emily Haskell

Kindergarten

Katherine Holstrom

Language

Constance Malone

Dean of Curriculum/Instructional Coach

Cynthia Matos

Third Grade English

Caitlin McMorrow

Fifth Grade Math

Jennifer McNeil

Director of Specialized Services

Dayami McPherson Jimenez

Third Grade Spanish

Diana Melendez Rivera

First Grade

Araelis Mendez

Kitchen Assistant

Georgia Miller-Codner

First Grade

Elzy Muñoz

Fourth Grade Spanish

Hannah Myers

Dean of Language

Katherine O’Connor

Middle School ETA

Angel Osorio Pizarro

First Grade Teaching Fellow

Sueleidy Pagan

Classroom Assistant

Josefa Perez

Kindergarten

Natalie Poltash

Behavior Analyst

Nicole Przbylinski

Special Education

Natasha Reyes

Third Grade

Moises Reyes-Pagan

Middle School SLA

Ernie Richardson Santana

Kindergarten Teaching Fellow

Jeanette Rivera

Office Manager

Tylar Robbins

Special Education

Lauren Siddal

Special Education

Jaslyn Sierra

Special Education

Linda Soto

NTA

Ashley Stickle

Language

Kathleen Stremme

Language

Gabriella Tecco

Fourth Grade

Brianna Thomas

5th Grad English

Francheska Torres

Student Services Liaison

Carmen Trujillo

Language

Timothy Vassion

Physical Education

Cristina Vazquez

Special Educatioin

Jenny Velazquez

Instructional Assistant

Jessica Velez

Special Education

Rosita Zayas

Office Assistant

Lori Zimmaro

Language Support/Instructional Coach

Not Pictured

Karla Alvarez, Classroom Assistant
Louis Alvarez, Safety Monitor
Craig Bakalian, Music
Selvin Bonilla-Rivera, Physical Education and Health
Tamika Burton, Spanish Language Teaching Assistant
Carmen Christensen, Second Grade
Mimi Dhaliwa, Occupational Therapist
Katherine DiPasquale, First Grade
Andrea DuFour, School Psychologist
Joshua Fineberg, Director of Intervention Services
Jared Frankel, Classroom Assistant
Daniella Frias, Classroom Assistant
Lilian Frias-Bueno, Classroom Assistant
Tiffany Gannon, School Nurse
Stefania Gomez
Fiorella Guissa, Middle School SLA
Grisalida Maestre, Kitchen Assistant
Carmen Guevara, Fifth Grade
Elizabeth Guldin, Special Education
Mildred Hernandez, Operations Manager

Charnele Junious, Special Education
Lisandra Kelly, Director of Admin Services
Marisol Lugo, Safety Monitor
Roberto Lugo, Security Manager
Eddie Olivares, Safety Monitor
Ruth Ozuna, Kitchen Assistant
Elsa Padilla, Spanish Language Assistant
Kenneth Perry, Instructional Coach
Orrin Pietersen, Safety Monitor
Luz Rivera, First Grade
Irisol Rodriguez, Teaching Fellow
Sandra Rodriguez, Safety Monitor
Minelly Santiago, Teaching Fellow
Brooke Schechter, Fourth Grade Teacher
Vivian Skumpija, Language Team
Rita Thorn, Instructional Assistant
Jaslyn Tirado, Special Education
Elvira Zuazo-Legido, School Psychologist