staffOur Faculty

Saint Brigid of Kildare teachers work on grade level teaching teams and with professional learning committees to advance their knowledge of Catholic identity, unit design, feedback, and assessment. Mentor teachers work with entry level teachers over a four year period. Teachers at Saint Brigid of Kildare School employ a myriad of instructional methods to help students from all grades reach their full potential.

2020-2021 Faculty List

Administration

Kathleen O’Reilly, Principal, ms.oreilly@stbrigid-school.org
Cindy Lombardo, Vice Principal, mrs.lombardo@stbrigid-school.org
Jill Carfagna, Assistant Principal and Director of Student Learning, mrs.carfagna@stbrigid-school.org
Shannon Crawford, Receptionist/Secretary (Tues-Fri), mrs.crawford@stbrigid-school.org
Sandy Peecook, Receptionist/Secretary (Mon), mrs.peecook@stbrigid-school.org
Megan Wachalec, Admissions Director, mrs.wachalec@stbrigid-school.org

Preschool

Hillary Harper, preschool director, mrs.harper@stbrigid-school.org
Deb Funk, preschool teacher and aide, mrs.funk@stbrigid-school.org
Mary Curtin, preschool teacher, mrs.curtin@stbrigid-school.org
Gretchen O’Reilly, preschool teacher, mrs.oreilly@stbrigid-school.org
Kris McKenna, preschool teacher, mrs.mckenna@stbrigid-school.org
Beth Byorth, preschool aide
Jennifer Matthews, preschool aide
Cheryl Hohlefelder, preschool aide

Kindergarten

Kathy Hare, kindergarten teacher, mrs.hare@stbrigid-school.org
Kathy Stuart, kindergarten teacher, mrs.stuart@stbrigid-school.org
Kathy Troutman, kindergarten teacher, mrs.troutman@stbrigid-school.org
Andrea Grundei, kindergarten teacher, mrs.grundei@stbrigid-school.org
Erin Mazon, intervention specialist
Bernadette Dinehart, paraprofessional
Amy Sudduth, paraprofessional
Gladys Ruz, educational support assistant

1st-2nd Grade Team

Molly Long, 1st grade teacher, mrs.long@stbrigid-school.org
Shelley O’Neil, 1st grade teacher, mrs.oneil@stbrigid-school.org
Megan Sobecki, 1st grade techer, mrs.sobecki@stbrigid-school.org
Jane Borgemenke, 2nd grade teacher, ms.borgemenke@stbrigid-school.org
Marcia Springer, 2nd grade teacher, mrs.springer@stbrigid-school.org
Ellen Faler, 2nd grade teacher, mrs.faler@stbrigid-school.org
Erin Mazon, intervention specialist
Andrea O’Reilly, 1st grade educational support assistant
Gladys Ruz, 2nd grade educational support assistant
Mimi Moeller, 1st grade paraprofessional
Kathleen Dodd, 2nd grade paraprofessional

3rd-4th Grade Team

Mackenzie Veeder, 3rd grade teacher, mrs.veeder@stbrigid-school.org
Julie Boyles, 3rd grade teacher, mrs.boyles@stbrigid-school.org
Sue Asencio, 3rd grade teacher, mrs.asencio@stbrigid-school.org
Christine Gutridge, 4th grade teacher, mrs.gutridge@stbrigid-school.org
Brittany Burger, 4th grade teacher, ms.burger@stbrigid-school.org
Karen DeLucia, 4th grade teacher, mrs.delucia@stbrigid-school.org
Jen Schehr, 3rd grade intervention specialist
Erin Mazon, 4th grade intervention specialist
Andrea O’Reilly, 3rd grade educational support assistant
Gladys Ruz, 4th grade educational support assistant
Stacey Maxwell, 3rd & 4th grade paraprofessional

5th-6th Grade Team

Kathy Wodarcyk, 5th grade teacher, mrs.wodarcyk@stbrigid-school.org
Nick Byorth, 5th grade teacher, mr.byorth@stbrigid-school.org
Jill Cecutti, 5th teacher, mrs.cecutti@stbrigid-school.org
Kerinan Jordan, 6th grade teacher, mrs.jordan@stbrigid-school.org
Andrea Knabe, 6th grade teacher, ms.knabe@stbrigid-school.org
Kim VanHuffel, 6th grade teacher, mrs.vanhuffel@stbrigid-school.org
Jeremy Johnson, intervention specialist
Jenny Ventresco, educational support assistant
Linda Gelhaus, paraprofessional

7th-8th Grade Team

Katy Nentwich, 7th grade teacher, ms.nentwich@stbrigid-school.org
Jen Maschari, 7th grade teacher, mrs.maschari@stbrigid-school.org
Shelley Regrut, 7th grade teacher, mrs.regrut@stbrigid-school.org
Sara Hardin, 8th grade teacher, mrs.hardin@stbrigid-school.org
Chris Mazon, 8th grade teacher, mr.mazon@stbrigid-school.org
Colleen Zetzer, intervention specialist, mrs.zetzer@stbrigid-school.org
Kim Bakos, educational support assistant
Karen Sullivan, paraprofessional

Special Area Teachers

Courtney Kreber, physical education and 7-8 health teacher, ms.kreber@stbrigid-school.org
Crystal Bensonhaver, music teacher, ms.bensonhaver@stbrigid-school.org
Larrie Habel, art teacher, mrs.habel@stbrigid-school.org
Bridget DeSocio, home learning coordinator, library teacher, mrs.desocio@stbrigid-school.org
Marta Regan, spanish teacher, mrs.regan@stbrigid-school.org
Nathan Graham, home learning coordinator, band teacher, ngraham@cdeducation.org
Mary Westendorf, technology coordinator, mrs.westendorf@stbrigid-school.org
Marcia Kelty, library assistant
Tina Hendricks, library assistant

Academic Support Services

Stacie Williams, guidance counselor, williams_stacie@dublinschools.net
Megan Bouscher, occupational therapist, mrs.bouscher@stbrigid-school.org
Amanada Ghiloni, occupational therapist, ms.ghiloni@stbrigid-school.org
Erin Russell, speech/language pathologist, mrs.russell@stbrigid-school.org
Angela Francis, vision therapy, mrs.francis@stbrigid-school.org
Peggy Iannarino, school nurse, iannarino_peggy@dublinschools.net
Sandy Peecook, health aide, mrs.peecook@stbrigid-school.org

 

All paid staff must have on file both BCI and FBI background checks and must attend “Protecting God’s Children.”