School Staff


Our Staff Welcomes You!

Staff emails follow the format: firstname.lastname@lwcharterschools.com

Administration

Donna Dunson, Principal 

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Anna Barcenas, Assistant Principal of Curriculum 

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Chris Reams, Assistant Principal of Discipline

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Anuj Saran, Assistant Principal of Operations & International Baccalaureate Program

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Discipline

Meghan Balliett, Dean and Social Worker
Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Family in Child Sciences from Florida State University and Masters in Social Work from Florida State University
Favorite Book: “Chosen by a Horse,” By Susan Richard
Quote: “The strength within you is greater than the fear before you.”

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Tavaris Johnson, Dean
Degree: Bachelors of Arts Exercise Science Minor Wellness and Nutrition
Book: Teach Like a Champion
Quote: “Win the Day” Tomorrow maybe too late!

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Mary Beth Kipe, Discipline Secretary 

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Jaime Winfree, Intervention Speciliast

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Student Services

Krista Thompson, Director of Student Services & 12th Guidance Counselor
Degrees: Bachelors of Science (Elementary Education)- Wingate University, Masters of Education from the University of South Carolina
Book: Where the Sidewalk Ends by Shel Silverstein
Quote: “But now faith, hope, love, abide these three; but the greatest of these is love.”  1 Corinthians 13:13

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Blake Fann, 11th Grade Counselor

Degree: BS Biology from the University of South Florida/M.Ed. Educational Leadership from the University of West Florida

Book: Golf is Not a Game of Perfect by Bob Rotella
Quote:”Nothing shocks me, I am a scientist” -Indiana Jones

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Jonathan Hodach, 10th Grade Guidance Counselor 

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Kaleigh McCoy, 11th & 12th International Baccalaureate Guidance Counselor
Degree: B.A. Secondary Education Social Sciences from Florida Atlantic University/M.Ed Educational Leadership from University of West Florida
Book: The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein
Quote: “You can often change your circumstances by changing your attitude” -Eleanor Roosevelt

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Leanne Thrift, 9th & 10th International Baccalaureate Guidance Counselor

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Jamie Ramos, Guidance Secretary 

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Rebecca Bailey, International Baccalaureate Secretary

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Career Academies

Jonathan Berkenfield-Film and Media Communication Academy

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Paige Turner-Agriculture Academy

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Craig Crumbliss-Design, Technology, and Innovation Academy

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Lauren Crumbliss-Culinary Academy

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Lisa Davis-Early Childhood Education Academy

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Joe Hulett-Medical Academy

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Edgenuity

Exceptional Student Education

Gueye Hajj

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Joann Jackson

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Beverly Riley, ESE Facilitator

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Tonya Royal

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Laura Sanchez-ESE Paraprofessional

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Brenda Smith

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June Ullman

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Kindreek Williams

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Lana Willis

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Fine Arts

Laura Beatty-Art

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Michael Santmyer-Band

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Meg Smith-Orchestra

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Jade Keever

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Foreign Language

JRTOC

Language Arts

Mathematics

Physical Education

Kim Campbell

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Quamel Johnson

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Aaron Kehres

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Marvin Pavy, Athletic Director

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Science

Social Sciences