CISD Welcomes 2019-2020 New Employees

2019-2020 New Hires Coppell ISD is welcoming 236 new teachers and other staff to the district for the 2019-2020 School Year. This morning (Aug. 5), these new hires enjoyed fellowship and an official welcome from the district at CMS West during CISD’s annual New Employee Breakfast, sponsored by the Coppell Chamber of Commerce.

Please welcome the new employees joining us for the 2019-2020 school year:

  • Austin Elementary: Courtney Bailey, Pre-K Teacher; Noreen Bridgeman, PPCD Teacher; Danielle Denard, Pre-K Teacher; Debbie McQueen, CM/Inc/Res Teacher; Jamilet Ovalle Early, Childhood Aide; and Megan Piotrowski, 4th Grade Teacher;
  • Canyon Ranch Elementary: Megan Alberse, 4th Grade Teacher; Alison Ay, Librarian; Lauren Breckenridge, 4th Grade Teacher; Arian Brown, Kindergarten Teacher; Carrie Brown, Music Teacher; Sydney Brown-Moehn, 4th Grade Teacher; Leticia Cabezas, Dyslexia Teacher; Katie Cassidy, 3rd Grade Teacher; Elizabeth Cavender, GT Specialist; Christina Coffey, 4th Grade Teacher; Claire Dixon, 2nd Grade Teacher; Alex Freeman, Teacher Specials; Hannah Gaines, 3rd Grade Teacher; Sarah Hawman, 2nd Grade Teacher; Chandler Hefter, 1st Grade Teacher; Lynley Johnson, Art Teacher; Maggie McMurry, 2nd Grade Teacher; Nicole McMurry, CM/Inc/Res Aide; Kirby Moen-Warren, Kindergarten Teacher; Sydnee Mulherin, 5th Grade Teacher; Madeline Murdock, 2nd Grade Teacher; Mayra Pinela, ESL Facilitator; Hayden Ritter, 5th Grade Teacher; Lacee Smith, 2nd Grade Teacher; Stacey Spaans, CM/Inc/Res Teacher; Kim Stegall, Counselor; Brittani Thomas, 4th Grade Teacher; Courtney Trauba, 2nd Grade Teacher; Ashley Uphaus, School Nurse; Annmarie Vincenzo, Kindergarten Teacher; and Kristin Zamarripa, 3rd Grade Teacher;
  • CHS: Blaine Barnett, Co-teach Math/HS Coach; Jennifer Bullock, Health Science Teacher; Chase Cairns, Math Teacher; Lincoln Hanke, Social Studies/Asst. Football Coach; Jessica Hartman, Co-teach Math ; Irene Hudson, Structured Learning Aide; Alexis Irons, English Teacher; Susanne Kim, Math Teacher; Sandy Kirkpatrick, Forensic Science; Dominic Klovensky, Technical Theater Teacher; Maxx Lazos, Science Teacher; Megan Mackin, BIM/Money Matters; Melisa MacMillan, Science Teacher; Andres Martinez, English Teacher/HS Coach; Laura McMillin, Counselor; Michael McMillon, Computer Science Teacher; Angy Mera, Transitional Pathways Aide; Simone Molett, Pathways Aide; Stephen Morris, SS/HS Coach; Bayley Novak, History/Inclusion; Andrea Pirtle, BIM/Money Matters; Scott Rutherford, Social Studies/Asst. Football Coach; Kirsten Silden, Pathways Teacher; Philip Smith, Math Teacher; Sean Smith, English Teacher; Lanissa Spear, Science Teacher; Benjamin Stroud, English Teacher; Chris Thomas, Pathways Aide; Hanna Treece, Math Teacher; Marcus Trice, PE/HS Coach; and Dalton Williams, Economics Teacher;
  • CHS9: Christopher Arney, English Teacher; Hillary Clark, Dance/PE Teacher; Armando Garza, Science Teacher/Coach; William Harrington, Math Teacher; Ryan Howard, PE/Head Baseball Coach; Gunjan Jain, Math Teacher; Fabienne Morel, French Teacher; Hilary Schieffer, Science Teacher; Nicholas Shaw, Social Studies Teacher/Asst. Basketball Coach; Erika Trammell, ASL Teacher; Tim Davis, CM/Inc/Res Aide; and Amy Kryzak, Co-teach English Teacher;
  • Cottonwood Creek Elementary: Amy Anderson, 3rd Grade Teacher; Andrea Bollen, CM/Inc/Res Teacher; Sandra Brenneman, School Nurse; Chelsea Price, Asst. Principal; Hannah Robson, 1st Grade Teacher; Samuel Ross, 3rd grade Teacher; Amanda Terry, CM/Inc/Res Aide; Allison Whitmeyer, 3rd Grade Teacher; and Austin Yaeger, PE Aide;
  • Denton Creek Elementary: Lisa Anderson-Morris, 5th Grade Teacher; Taylor Byrd, Pre-K Teacher; Cassie Carlton, 4th Grade Teacher; Chelsea Cockrum, Pre-K Teacher; Kenzie Krantz, 4th Grade Teacher; Lovern Joanna, 5th Grade Teacher; Rajeanna Manross, 3rd Grade Teacher; Rene Marquez, 5th Grade BIL Teacher; Lilly Monson, Librarian; Jennifer Moriak, 2nd Grade Teacher; Alicia Prado, BIL Office Aide; Rifath Razzak, 4th Grade Teacher; Diana "Chelle" Shepherd, School Nurse; and Cynthia Watson, 1st Grade Teacher;
  • CMS East: Kelsey Armstrong, English Teacher; Brian Barowsky, Social Studies Teacher/Coach; Rhonda Coffey, Science Teacher; Daylan Fentress, Math Teacher; Fernanda George, Math Teacher; Shania Harmon, Math Teacher; Kristene Hostenske, English Teacher; Ellen Hunter, ESl Aide; Peyton Mosley, English Teacher; Michael Presley, Social Studies Teacher/Coach; Jenny Proffitt, Science Teacher; and Kristopher Stewart, Math Teacher/Coach;
  • Lakeside Elementary: Kaitlin Bernas, PPCD Teacher; Michelle Hollingsworth, 5th Grade Teacher; Amanda Lyons, 5th Grade Teacher; Amy Maurer, Early Childhood Aide; Maci Nichols, Pre-K Teacher; Lindsey Oh, Counselor; Rachel Schneider, Asst. Principal; Sarah Shoemaker, 1st Grade Teacher; and Meghan Smith, 4th Grade Teacher;
  • Mockingbird Elementary: Ashton Childree, 4th Grade Teacher; Ashley Corral, 2nd Grade Teacher; Mackenzie Dougherty, 1st Grade Teacher; Carla Korte, 3rd Grade Teacher; Meghan McClellan, School Nurse; Katelyn McElroy, 5th Grade Teacher; Laura Rogers, Structured Learning Teacher; Brianna Sanford, I-Coach; Renee Thornton, Structured Learning Aide; Jayci Underwood, Counselor; and Mackenzie Wilson, PE Aide;
  • New Tech High @ Coppell: Alyssa Atkinson - Reese, Biology Teacher; Heather Haun-Granado, Math Teacher; and Robert Hunter, Computer Science Teacher;
  • CMS North: Stacy Borneman, English Teacher; Crystal Byers, Math Teacher; Stephanie Carlin, English Teacher; Heather Dougher, Math/Science Teacher; Lisa Everett, ESL Aide shared with Denton Creek Elementary; Timothy Gilmartin, Multimedia/Boys MS Coach; Kierra Johnson, Math Teacher; Angela Khemchandani, Science Teacher; Lisa Light, Social Studies Teacher; Casey Magnacca, CM/Inc/Res Aide; Baley Mifflin, English Teacher; Anna Miller, Spanish Teacher; Amanda Ramos, Social Studies Teacher; Jennifer Summers, English Teacher; Khiana Wheeler, Science Teacher; and Morgan Wilson, English Teacher;
  • Pinkerton Elementary: Andrea Grimaldo Mull, School Nurse; Jennifer Jones, Music Teacher; and Ginger Raza, PAG Aide;
  • Richard J. Lee Elementary: Meredith Blaney, 2nd Grade Teacher; Kirsten "Ruby" Bryant, 2nd Grade Teacher; Makenzie Fogle, 2nd Grade Teacher; Shari Hamam, 5th Grade Teacher; Hannah Hardy, 5th Grade Teacher; Tabitha Jarmon, 1st Grade Teacher; Laura Jennings, 5th Grade Teacher; Stormi Lamb, Kindergarten Teacher; L'Oreal Mitchell, 5th Grade Teacher; Julia Pena, ESL Facilitator; Kaitlin Piekarsky, 3rd Grade Teacher; Corinne Sheffield, 3rd Grade Teacher; Madison Smith, Kindergarten Teacher; Natalie Wade, Librarian; and Brooklyn Windham, 1st Grade Teacher;
  • Town Center Elementary: Amanda Castaneda, Practical Academics Aide; Patricia Flewelling, CM/Inc/Res Teacher; Reema Gupta, Practical Academics Aide; Julieta Henderson, Dyslexia Teacher; Kate Mancuso, Librarian; Kyleigh Price, Practical Academics Aide; Trevor Schneeberget, PE Teacher; Lora Smith, Art Teacher; Corinne Trigg, Music Teacher; Kathleen Vacek, 4th Grade Teacher; and Julie Wheeler, ESL Facilitator;
  • Valley Ranch Elementary: Shannon Blum, Dyslexia Teacher shared with Denton Creek; Sheryl Dennehy, Asst. Principal; Jennifer DeRosier, Kindergarten Teacher; Jessica Ferreri, Structured Learning Teacher; Micaela Flores-Arbolay, Kindergarten Teacher; Anita Gupta, CM/Inc/Res Aide; Cheyenne Lockwood, Kindergarten Teacher; Janet Nelson, Counselor; Megan Schrank, CM/Inc/Res Teacher; Jillian Schroyer, 3rd Grade Teacher; Sarah Sierra, PE Aide; Megan Silva, ESL Facilitator; and Allie Tolford, 4th Grade Teacher;
  • Victory Place: Gabriel Lopez, Instructional Aide; and Allison Memmott, Math Teacher;
  • CMS West: April Feemster, Social Studies Teacher; Olivia Hewitt, Social Studies Teacher; Karen McGinnes, iExplore/Yearbook; Jeffrey Nwankwo, PE Teacher/Coach; Abigail Orsini, iExplore/Coding/Coach; and Lisa Price, Receptionist/Attendance Clerk;
  • Wilson Elementary: Jenine Gay, PPCD Teacher; Ramla Lalani, Kindergarten BIL Teacher (English); Lisa Macintyre, 2nd Grade Teacher; Mary Grace Quinlan, 5th Grade BIL (English) Teacher; Linda Rothey, 5th Grade Teacher BIL; Madeline Ward, 4th Grade Teacher; and Shawna Wolf, Pre-K Teacher;
  • Brock: Angela Campbell Adaptive PE Teacher; Sarah Carter In-Home Trainer; Stacy Garner Teacher of the Visually Impaired; Emily Harrison Speech Language Pathologist; Heather Hoffman Speech Language Pathologist; Krystal Knopp Special Education Specialists; Rosa Lemus SLP - Bilingual; Lori Parker LSSP; Melissa Ramirez Diagnostician; and Kathryn Stroud LSSP;
  • Business Office: Aubrey Midgley, Accts Payable Clerk; and Thang Tran, Permanent Part Time Textbooks;
  • Child Nutrition: Shenna Gilliam, Cafe Manager - Pinkerton; Stacy Haugh, Cafe Manager - Denton Creek; Nishat Hayat, Cafe Worker - Richard J. Lee; Geralisha Hunter, Cafe Worker - CMS West; Rosalind Massey, Cafe Worker - Valley Ranch; Eugene Olson, Cafe Worker - Denton Creek; Amanda Singleton, Cafe Worker - Canyon Ranch; and Tracey Tyms, Cafe Manager - Mockingbird;
  • Technology: Daniel Santiago,Tech Support Specialist I; and Michael Scott, Tech Support Specialist I; and
  • Maintenance: Roy Dean, Groundskeeper.