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Andrea Baker

Secondary Math
Hometown: Jefferson, Iowa
On staff since: 2017
Qualifications: MA in Education, concentration in Special Populations, Augustana University, South Dakota, 2017. BA in Mathematics, Secondary Education Endorsement, Simpson College, Iowa, 2003. Iowa Teaching Credentials
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Bethany Baldwin

First Grade
Hometown: Markdale, Ontario
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education, Moody Bible Institute, Illinois, 2021.
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Jeremy Barker

Athletic Director
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
On staff since: 2018
Qualifications: B.S. Business Management, Western Governors University, Utah, 2018. C.D.A. (Child Development Associate Credential). B.B.A. in International Business, Minor in Spanish, Texas Tech University, 2005.
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Meghan Barker

Music Teacher
Hometown: San Antonio, Texas
On staff since: 2018
Qualifications: B.A. in Music, Vocal Emphasis, minor in Spanish, University of Texas at San Antonio, 2007.
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Jessica Comstock

Secondary Bible and Math
Hometown: Rockton, Illinois
On staff since: 2020
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts in Intercultural Ministries, Moody Bible Institute, Illinois, 2021.
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Elena Dávila

Spanish
Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua
On staff since: 2011
Qualifications: Licenciada (B.A.) in Secondary Education, major in Spanish Language and Literature, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua, 2003. Título (Certification) in Secondary and Elementary Education. Diplomado de Enseñanza del Español como Lengua Extranjera, UNAN Managua, 2019.
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Ena Patricia García

Spanish
Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua
On staff since: 2000
Qualifications: Licenciada (B.S.) in Education (specializing in Math), Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua, Managua, 1992. Título de Profesora de Educación Media con mención en Lengua y Literatura Hispánica, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua, Managua, 2007. Diplomado en Enseñanza de Español como Lengua Extranjera, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua, Managua, 2014.
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Cristel Gómez

Spanish
Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua
On staff since: 2016
Qualifications: Licenciada en Ciencias de la Educación con Mención en Lengua y Literatura, La Universidad Adventista de Nicaragua, 2020
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Thomás Gutiérrez

Technology Coordinator
Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua
On staff since: 2004
Qualifications: Ingeniería en Computación, Universidad Nacional de Ingeniería, 2004
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Sam Hamilton

HS Social Studies
Hometown: Edmonds, Washington
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration, concentration in Business Management, minor in Spanish, Western Washington University, College of Business and Economics, 2019.
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Amy Hoogeveen

Learning Resources Teacher
Hometown: Sully, Iowa
On staff since: 2014
Qualifications: B.A. in Elementary General Classroom, minors in Reading and Special Education, Dordt College, Iowa, 2012.
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Matt House

School Chaplain
Hometown: Vista, California
On staff since: 2013
Qualifications: Master of Divinity (M.Div.) in Pastoral/General Ministries, Talbot School of Theology of Biola University, California, 2012. B.A. in Biblical and Theological Studies, Biola University, California, 2002
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Andrew Ippel

SOAAR Coordinator
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Michigan
On staff since: 2013
Qualifications: M.A. in Education, concentration in Literacy, Calvin College, Michigan, 2010. B.A. in Education, major in Elementary Education and Special Education, concentration in Cognitive Impairments, Calvin College, Michigan, 2004. Professional Educator's Certificate, State of Michigan.
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Milagros Juárez

Spanish
Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua
On staff since: 2014
Qualifications: Licenciada en Ciencias de la Educación con Mención en Lengua y Literatura Hispánicas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua (UNAN Managua), 2015. Teacher Certification for Elementary and Secondary Grades, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua (UNAN Managua), 2014.
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Marisa Kohler

Pre-K I
Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua
On staff since: 2006
Qualifications: Licenciada (B.A.) in Psychology, Universidad Centroamericana, Managua, 2006. Diplomado en línea sobre Diagnóstico e Intervención del Trastorno del Espectro Autista, La Asociación de Autismo Desarrollo y Arte de México, May 2019.
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Jean Lee

Secondary Math
Hometown: La Crescenta, California
On staff since: 2018
Qualifications: Master of Public Health, major in Epidemiology, Columbia University in the City of New York, 2009. Bachelor's of Science, major in Microbiology, University of Hawaii, 2006.
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Hannah Lillemo

MS English/Social Studies
Hometown: Virginia Beach, Virginia
On staff since: 2020
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts in International Studies, Regent University School of Arts and Sciences, Virginia, 2020
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Jason Link

AP English and Bible
Hometown: Traverse City, Michigan
On staff since: 2008
Qualifications: B.A. in English Writing, DePauw University, Indiana, 2006.
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Leah Loftsgard

Fifth Grade
Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua
On staff since: 2019
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts in Biology, Seattle Pacific University, Washington, 2019.
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Anita MacBain

Third Grade
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Qualifications: Master of Arts in Education, American Pathway University, Colorado, 2011. Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice, West Chester University, Pennsylvania, 1984.
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Andrea McFall

Secondary Guidance Counselor
Hometown: Greenwood, Indiana
On staff since: 2017
Qualifications: B.S. in Math Education, Indiana Wesleyan University, 2012.
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Camryn Mitchell

Speech and Language Pathologist
Hometown: Gallman, Mississippi
On staff since: 2019
Qualifications: Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology, University of Southern Mississippi, 2016. Bachelor of Arts in Speech and Hearing Services, minor in Education of the Deaf, University of Southern Mississippi, 2015.
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Natalie Moore

Sixth Grade
Hometown: San Angelo, Texas
On staff since: 2019
Qualifications: Master of Science in Education, major in Curriculum and Instruction, Baylor University, Texas, 2011. Bachelor of Arts in Linguistics, Baylor University, Texas, 2010. Washington State Teaching Certificate
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Kelly Mortimer

Fourth Grade
Hometown: Darwin, Australia
On staff since: 2017
Qualifications: Bachelor of Education in Primary, Southern Cross University, Australia, 2010.
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Marlyn Pérez

Spanish
Hometown: Managua, Nicaragua
On staff since: 2012
Qualifications: Licenciada (B.S.) in Education, Universidad Nacional Autónoma, Nicaragua, 1992. Diplomado de Enseñanza del Español como Lengua Extranjera, UNAN Managua, 2019.
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Anna Randall

Second Grade
Hometown: Pensacola, Florida
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education with Bilingual and ESL Endorsement, Wheaton College, Illinois, 2020,
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Sarah Randall

Librarian
Hometown: Pensacola, Florida
On staff since: 2011
Qualifications: B.A. in International Studies, University of West Florida, 2009
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Heidi Saballos

Pre-K II
Hometown: Montpellier, France
On staff since: 2018
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts in Community Development, Covenant College, Georgia, 2009.
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Melissa Smith

ESL/ELD Teacher
Hometown: Garner, North Carolina
Qualifications: Bachelors in Music Education, Appalachian State University, North Carolina, 2015. Professional Educator's License, Music K-12, State of North Carolina.
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Kelly Solano

Kindergarten
Hometown: Grand Rapids, Michigan
On staff since: 2009
Qualifications: B.A. in Elementary Education, Special Education, Dordt College, Iowa, 1999.
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Jessica Stuebner

Science
Hometown: Rockland, Massachusetts
On staff since: 2009
Qualifications: M.S. in Clinical Psychology, Evangel University, Missouri, 2000. B.A. in Psychology, minor in Spanish, Evangel University, Missouri, 1997. Certified Biology 6th-12th grade, State of Florida
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Dan Turner

Elem Physical Education
Hometown: Audubon, Pennsylvania
On staff since: 2013
Qualifications: B.A. in Kinesiology, Minor in Health Education, Calvin College, Michigan, 2013. Provisional Teaching Certificate in Secondary Health (6-12) and Physical Education (K-12), State of Michigan, 2013.
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Melinda Uhl

HS English
Hometown: Lancaster, California
On staff since: 2017
Qualifications: Bachelor of Arts in English, Ohio Christian University, 2020. AA in Letters, Arts, and Sciences, Antelope Valley College, California, 2003. TESOL Certification, International TEFL & TESOL Training, 2016.
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María Auxiliadora Vargas

Spanish
Hometown: El Crucero, Managua, Nicaragua
On staff since: 2016
Qualifications: Licenciada en Ciencias de la Educación con mención en Inglés, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de Nicaragua