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Staff Directory

Administration
Athletics
Career & Technical Education
Custodial Services
English
English Learners (EL)
Family Advocates
Food Services
Health / Physical Education
Library Learning Commons (LLC) / Media & Technology
Mathematics
Paraprofessionals
Parent Teacher Organization / Friends of Stamford High
School Counseling
Science
Security
Social Studies
Special Services
Student Support Services
Tutors
Visual & Performing Arts
World Language

 

Administration
Name Title Phone Location
Matthew Forker Principal (203) 977-4226 Main Office
Rafael Escobar  Assistant Principal / 10th Grade Administrator (203) 977-5086 1st Floor
Matthew Moynihan Assistant Principal / 9th Grade Administrator (203) 977-4706 6th Floor
Crystal Perry-Holden Assistant Principal / 12th Grade Administrator (203) 977-0850 6th Floor
Thomas Agosto Assistant Principal / 11th Grade Administrator (203) 977-4271   Main Office  
Dr. Claudia Berlage Assistant Principal Career Pathways, Workplace Learning & Apprenticeships (203) 977-4268 7th Floor
Jamar Greene

Dean of Students

(203) 977-5614 1st Floor
Gina Figliuzzi Restorative Student Support Facilitator (203) 977-5439 715a
Chris Passamano Athletic Director (203) 977-5753 1st Floor
Cecelia Martinez Executive Secretary (203) 977-4227 Main Office

 

Athletics

Name Title Phone Location
Christopher Passamano Athletic Director (203) 977-5753   College & Career Center
Jerry Brunson Asst. Football Coach    
Melissa Buckett Asst. Volleyball Coach, Head Softball Coach    
Diane Burns Asst. Girls Lacrosse Coach, Head Girls Basketball Coach    
  Asst. Baseball Coach    
Stefon Camacho Head Wrestling Coach    
Sheena Carpenter Head Boys Volleyball Coach    
Brian Coronado Asst. Soccer Coach    
Ralph Costanzo Asst. Girls Ice Hockey Coach    
Joe Cozza Asst. Boys Indoor Track Coach    
Tony Crocco Head Girls Soccer Coach    
Kim Devellis Asst. Field Hockey Coach    
Christina Dinardo Asst. Volleyball Coach    
Duane Downey Asst. Football Coach    

Kaylin English

Asst. Field Hockey Coach    
Steve Falcone Head Girls Ice Hockey Coach, Head Golf Coach    
Kelley Fred Head Cross Country Coach    
Julian Gallego Asst. Girls Soccer Coach    
Tracey Gamble Asst. Football Coach    
Eric Garcia Asst. Girls Soccer Coach    
  Head Football Coach    

James "JJ" Jordan

Asst. Boys Basketball Coach    
Joe Kaufman Asst. Baseball Coach    
Di'Azia Keel Head Cheer Coach    
Fred Kelley Head Boys Tennis Coach    
Daniel Lauture Head Boys Basketball Coach    
Gustave Levy Asst. Boys Lacrosse Coach    
Rick Lewis Head Boys Swimming Coach    
Hank Moss Asst. Boys Basketball Coach    
Pat Murphy Head Boys Baseball Coach    
Mike Nazzaro Head Boys Lacrosse Coach    

Steve Palletta

Head Girls Lacrosse Coach    
James Penn Asst. Boys Lacrosse Coach    
Donavan Prawl Asst. Girls Indoor & Outdoor Track Coach    
Doug Robinson Head Boys Ice Hockey Coach    
Randy Schock Head Field Hockey Coach    
Adam Scianna Asst. Cross Country Coach, Head Boys & Girls Indoor Track, Head Girls Outdoor Track Coach    
Jonathan Scott Asst. Football Coach    
Trey Sims Strength & Conditioning Coach    
Mike Smeriglio Head Girls Volleyball Coach    
Michael Summa Asst. Boys Baseball Coach, Head Boys Soccer Coach    
Chris Theodordis Asst. Girls Basketball Coach    
Curtis Tinnin Asst. Girls Basketball Coach    
Paul Wiegand Asst. Boys Volleyball Coach    
Jaime Wilkes Head Girls Tennis Coach    

Career and Technical Education (CTE)

Name Title Phone Location
Dorothea Mackey Department Head (203) 977-6194 250
Tracey Bass Family & Consumer Science Teacher   619
Joe Bonaddio Business Teacher   262
Pat Chacra Family & Consumer Science Teacher   639
Samuel Joannou Business/Technology Teacher   253
Lawrence Keller Business/Technology Teacher (ECS & NCC)   252
Elizabeth Kitchener Business Teacher   264
Flavie Noel Business Teacher  

266

Doug Taylor Business /Technology Teacher   263
Adam Scianna Early College Studies, Director (203) 977-5398      
Paula Yates Marketing Education Teacher   266

Custodial Services

Name Title Phone Location
Todd Williams 

Head Custodian I

(203) 977-5415    
Dominic Biottoni Head Custodian II (203) 977-4414  
Tim Smith Lead Custodian (203) 977-4252  
Steven Broadhurst Custodian    
Anthony Darling Custodian    
Stephen Fornaciari Custodian    
Andrea McIntosh Custodian    
Gaetano Patafio Custodian    
Quincy Powell Custodian    
Steven Price Custodian    
Carmine Raiente Custodian    

English Department

Name Title Phone Location
Beth Gillin

Department Head

(203) 977-4739   2nd Floor
Melissa Correa

Teacher; TPDL

(203) 977-6167

242

Laura D'Allesandro

Teacher

 

925

Marie DeAngelis

Teacher

 

910

Krista Deiana Teacher   927
Annie Dunn Teacher   224
Lauren Forker

Teacher

  232
Sheena Gordon

Teacher

  233
Melissa Hadsell

Teacher

  206
Jennifer Hempstead

Teacher

 

911

Ryan Hough

Teacher

  231
Fred Kelley

Teacher

  218
Matt Kimmel

Teacher

  219
Robert Lutz

Teacher

 

201
Lauryn Margerum Teacher / LISS   226
Jessica Reap Teacher   924
Gwen Reed

Teacher

 

204

Jonathan Ringel

Teacher

(203) 977-5365

624
Randy Stone

Teacher

 

254

Katie Wingertzahn Teacher   154

English Learners (EL)

Name Title Phone Location
Dr. Kristina Lawson Department Head / WL; ESL Teacher (203) 977-4262   514
Melissa Borea Teacher   268
Annalisa DiNucci Teacher   228
Janell Iyer Teacher, New Arrivals   512
Louis Jean-Pierre ESL Teacher / Haitian Creole Bilingual Teacher   521
Cara Labourdette

EL Reading Foundations Teacher

  225
Esther Theodore Teacher   511
Angela Tsiropoulos Teacher   605
Paul Wiegand Teacher   222

Family Advocates

Name Title Phone Location
Chris Arenas Advocate (Domus, co-director)  (203) 977-6172   405
Erica Newton Advocate (Domus, co-director) (203) 977-6193 405
Evie DeRosa Advocate (Domus)    
Margaret Giron Advocate (Domus) (203) 977-7937 403 D
Ronald Hanlon Advocate (Domus, post secondary)    
Genesis Hernandez Advocate (Domus) (203) 977-4261 403 B
Andre Herbert Advocate (Domus) (203) 977-5061 249
Markus Lake Advocate (Domus) (203) 977- 403 A
Bryan Morales Advocate (Domus) (203) 977-5437 403 B
Ryan Noel Advocate (Domus) (203) 977-6657 405 B
Milcah Sajous Advocate (Domus) (203) 977-4259 405 B

Food Services

Name Title Phone Location
Trisha Sempey Head of Food Services (203) 977-4814   Cafeteria

Yolanda Askew

  (203) 977-4814 Cafeteria
Raymond Reausse   (203) 977-4814 Cafeteria
Gail Gleason   (203) 977-4814 Cafeteria
April Jordan   (203) 977-4814 Cafeteria
Maryanne Kane   (203) 977-4814 Cafeteria
Liz Middleton   (203) 977-4814 Cafeteria
Mildred Nieves   (203) 977-4814 Cafeteria
Yanira Velez   (203) 977-4814 Cafeteria

Health / Physical Education

Name Title Phone Location
Rit Lacomis Department Head (203) 977-4267   715C
Megan Anthony

Teacher

  505/Gym
Melissa Buckett Teacher   507/Gym
Stephen Buckett

Teacher

  507/Gym
Sheena Carpenter

Teacher

  509/Gym
Gabriella Casole

Teacher

  509/Gym
Daniel Lauture

Teacher

  503/Gym
Mike Nazzaro

Teacher

  503/Gym
Shari Paci

Teacher

  505/Gym
Michael Summa

Teacher

  507/Gym

Library Learning Commons (LLC) / Media & Technology

Name Title Phone Location
Deborah Gerber Library Media Specialist (203) 977-6176   LLC
Melissa Correa Technology Professional Development Leader (TPDL) (203) 977-4223 LLC
Jeremy Fiftal Technology Integration and Support Specialist (TISS) (203) 977-6192 LLC

Mathematics Department

Name Title Phone Location
Mona Hanna Department Head (203) 977-4260    
Diane Burns Teacher   812
Dominick Cardillo Teacher  

611

William Casolo Teacher   811
Richard Frattaroli Teacher   238/725
Brian Gamse Teacher   926
Robin Genovese Teacher   813
Richard Hofmann Teacher   810
Larry Katz Teacher   925
Manju Khatri Teacher   256
David Lapolla Teacher   202/238
Alberto Llanos Teacher   236
Isaac Odoom Teacher   824
Michele Parchesky Teacher   913
Michelle Phillips Teacher   205
Suzanne Rixon Teacher   927
Tom Sartor Teacher   827
Paul Welch Teacher   910

Paraprofessionals

Name Title Phone Location
Terri Bynum

EL Paraprofessional

   
Fran Phillips EL Paraprofessional    
Justin Bahrami Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Bexaida Channer Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Marian Garcia Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Rebecca Hosten Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Saima Jahangir Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Caroline Losure Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Candice McCallum Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Rob Mitchell Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Carol Ragonesi Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Santosh Rathore Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
George Reid Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Robert Robinson Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Jane Spiller Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Nancy Valenzano Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Vilene Venescar Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Jennie Vitti Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    
Kevin Wright Paraprofessional, Special Ed.    

Parent Teacher Organization / Friends of Stamford High

Name Title Phone Location
Nancy Herz

Co-President

   
Ellen Laichtman

Co-President

   
TBD VP of Communications    
TBD VP of Fundraising    
TBD VP of Hospitality    
TBD VP of Volunteering    
Paula Thompson Treasurer    
Karen Gordon After Prom    
TBD Board of Education Representative    
Beth Stone Dare to Dream (Teacher Grant)    
Jenny Fuchs Fashion Show    
TBD

PT Council Rep

   
Krystyna Romano Spiritwear    

School Counseling

Name Title Phone Location
Aaron Pulley

Department Head

(203) 977-5752   SC Suite
Robert Augustyn

Counselor

(203) 977-4277 SC Suite
Debbie Bartone Counselor (203) 977-5755 SC Suite
Andrena Forlenzo Counselor / College & Career Center Coordinator (203) 977-5754 SC Suite
James Henry Counselor (203) 977-5366 SC Suite
Francene Moavero Counselor (203) 977-4279 SC Suite
Anna Murray Counselor (203) 977-4356 SC Suite
Maria Olveira

Counselor

(203) 977-5751 SC Suite
Jonathan Ortiz Counselor (203) 977-4273 SC Suite
Tiffany Russo Counselor (203) 977-4276 SC Suite
Fran DeCarlo Secretary (203) 977-4272 SC Suite

Science Department

Name Title Phone Location
Teri Townes Department Head (203) 977-6660   600/502
Kristen Amon Teacher  

506

Sara Anderson Teacher   615
David DelGiudice Teacher  

816

George Grillo Teacher   714
Bill Halmeck Teacher  

501

Saleh Jahangir Teacher; Upward Bound Academic Advisor  

508

Joshua Jeon Teacher   513
Donna Kaiser Teacher   602
Tara Karlson Teacher   608
Eric Keller Teacher   814
Ella Kraiz Teacher   604
Gregory Lewis Teacher  

918

Timothy Martin Teacher   914
Suhad Massad Teacher   513
Teresa Pucci Teacher   504
Anne Runge Teacher  

613

Amanda Yannett Teacher   515

Security

Name Title Phone Location
James (JJ) Jordan

Head of Security

(203) 977-5749   163
Wilson Matos School Security Officer (SRO) (203) 977-4218 403
Brian McKay School Security Officer (SRO) (203) 977-5717 403
Quentin Cunningham Security Guard    
Miguel De La Cruz Security Guard    
Michael Gonzalez Security Guard    
Soraya Johnson Security Guard    
Marquesha McCray Security Guard    
Donovan Prawl Security Guard    
Frank Russo Security Guard    
Curtis Tinnin Security Guard    
Ashley Tobler Security Guard    
George Zaremski Security Guard    

Social Studies Department

Name Title Phone Location
Doug MacLehose

Department Head

(203) 977-4258   125
Michael Arcano

Teacher

(203) 977-4258 912
Larry Barnett

Teacher

(203) 977-4258

138

Kevin Barry

Teacher

(203) 977-4258 122
Michael Brown

Teacher

(203) 977-4258 126
Mike Buzzeo Teacher (203) 977-4258 114
Jeffrey Cavagnaro

Teacher

(203) 977-4258

713
Nicole Dastoli Teacher (203) 977-4258 102
Tiffany Flynn Teacher; IB Coordinator (203) 977-0852 710
Marceline Fraser

Teacher

(203) 977-4258 133
Marianne Gutierrez

Teacher

(203) 977-4258 136
Michael LaRusso Teacher (203) 977-4258 132
Laura Martin

Teacher

(203) 977-4258 712
Jonathan Puhl

Teacher

(203) 977-4258 711
Elaina Rampolla Teacher (203) 977-4258 164
Sean Smith Teacher (203) 977-4258 131
Jeanne Valentine-Fabiano

Teacher

(203) 977-4258 119
Jeremy White

Teacher

(203) 977-4258 156

Special Services

Name Title Phone Location
Susan Dougherty

Department Head

(203) 977-4591    
Amanda Braatz Teacher   216
Michael Bucciarelli Teacher   815
Marc Couture Teacher    
John DiGiacomo Teacher   240
Steve Dwyer Teacher   128
Stephen Falcone Teacher   616
Randi Fodiman Teacher   116
Mitchell Foote Teacher   227
Harla Forrest Teacher   209
Tayber Jones Teacher    
Joe Kaufman Teacher   214
Natallia Kohut Teacher    
Dominika Pellegrini Teacher   227
Peggy Plair Teacher   243
Brenda Ricco Teacher   110
Bernadette Vagnini Teacher   116
Brandi Watson Teacher, REACH   107
Helen Wiess Teacher   109

Student Support Services

Name Title Phone Location
Debra Gay Nurse (203) 977-4253   
Harriet Joannou Nurse    
Thomasena Smikle Nurse (203) 977-4253  
Emily Segal Director of Adolescent Behavioral Health; Social Worker, School Based Health Center (203) 977-5489  
Danielle Graser (APRN) Nurse Practitioner, School Based Health Center (203) 977-5814  
  Office Support Staff, School Based Health Center (203) 977-5512  
  Social Worker, School Based Health Center (203) 977-4742  
Karen Cousin Psychologist    
Glenna Freeman Psychologist (203) 977-0878  
Dominika Pellegrini Psychologist (203) 977-4614  

Adiaha Campbell

Psychologist (203) 977-6158  
Marissa Reifschneider BCBA, REACH    
Tavon Maples Registered Behavioral Technician, REACH    
Kenaisa Robinson Registered Behavioral Technician, REACH    
Jess Williams Registered Behavioral Technician, REACH    
Shatorra Wilson Registered Behavioral Technician, REACH    
Ral Etoule Social Worker, REACH    
Catherine Albrecht, M.S. CCC-SLP Speech Language Pathologist (203) 977-5482 6th Floor
Deanna LaSala, M.S. CCC-SLP Speech Language Pathologist (203) 977-5413   6th Floor  
Eleanor Behringer Teacher for the Visually Impared    
Sara Steckis, LCSW Social Worker (203) 977-5045  
Megan Holz, LCSW Social Worker (203) 977-6157  
Katie Olson, LCWS Social Worker (203) 977-5760  
Joann Carde Social Worker (Bilingual) (203) 977-5379  
James Jordan  Head of Security (203) 977-5749  
Victor Eng Account Clerk (203) 977-4743  
Stephanie Geter-Pansy PPT / SPED-OSS (203) 977-5123  
Matthew Tougas PPT / SPED-OSS (203) 977-5430  
Diane Gamse Hearing Specialist (203) 977-6195  
Laurel Grenwald Occupational Therapist (845) 304-6705  
Johanna Allen

Parent Facilitator

(203) 977-6623  
Mickey Goberdhan Data Processing (203) 977-4274  

Tutors

Name Title Phone Location
Hadas Kleshchelski Tutor, EL -- BOE    
Francesca Principe SPEF Tutor Manager    
Wendy Cunney Tutor, SPEF, Knight Life    
Marguerite Francois Tutor, SPEF, Math Lab    
Amber Hansen Tutor, SPEF, Math Lab    
Tristen Jesby Tutor, SPEF, Math Lab    
Erika Joseph Tutor, SPEF, Math Lab    
Michael McLaughlin Tutor, SPEF, Math Lab    
Young Son

Tutor, SPEF, Math Lab

   
Julie Armstrong Tutor, SPEF, Tutor U    
Susanna Herrera Tutor, UCONN ConnCAP    
Jenny Ortiz Tutor, UCONN ConnCAP    

Visual and Performing Arts Department

Name Title Phone Location
Carolyn Daher Department Head; Art Club Advisor (203) 977-4250 3rd Floor Office
Allison Alter

Art Teacher; National Art Honor Society Advisor

(203) 977-5448 628
Erika Arconti Galassi Art Teacher (203) 977-6621  3rd Floor Art Dept
Kimberly DeBiase-Wheeler Art Teacher; IB Art Teacher (203) 977-6621 3rd Floor Art Dept
Module Downer

Art Teacher

(203) 977-6621 622
Timothy Eaton-Koch Art Teacher; AP Art Teacher (203) 977-6621 3rd Floor Art Dept
Christina Muhlfeld Art Teacher (203) 977-6621 3rd Floor Art Dept
Jamie Murphy Art Teacher (203) 977-6621 3rd Floor Art Dept
Claudia Nerreau Art Teacher, Drama Teacher (203) 977-5505 (Auditorium) 3rd Floor/Auditorium
Matthew Gurecki Music Teacher; Marching Band Director; Jazz Band Dirctor (203) 977-4306 407
Erin Ring-Howell Music Teacher; Madrigals; Chorus; Orchestra; TR-M (203) 977-4995 402 & 617

World Language Department

Name Title Phone Location
Dr. Kristina Lawson Department Head (203) 977-4262 5th Floor Office
Ricardo Alvarado Teacher   220
Jeanette Dowling Teacher   609
Matt Gladstone Teacher   614
Janell Iyer Teacher   512
Stefanie Kousoulas Teacher   607
Jean Marie Laffan Teacher   601
Andrea Loaiza Teacher   120
Patty Pansino-Ruffo Teacher   612
Nisha Ram Teacher   510
Lisa Rich Teacher   118
Charles Schadlich Teacher  

210

Leni Wilder Teacher   130