Meet our Staff

The Staff at Sacred Heart Cathedral School is committed to the holistic education of its’ students – mind, body, and soul.

Leadership

Leadership at Sacred Heart Catholic School is overseen by the Pastor, Principal and Vice Principal and advised by the Student Advisory Council and Finance Council.

Fr. James Valenzuela

Pastor

Fr. James Valenzuela

Pastor
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Fr. James Valenzuela

Pastor

Mrs. Elizabeth Snow

Principal

Marquette University (BS) University of Iowa (MS) Marymount University (MA)

Mrs. Elizabeth Snow

Principal
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Mrs. Elizabeth Snow

Principal

Marquette University (BS)

University of Iowa (MS)

Marymount University (MA)

Mr. Nick Lahr

Asst. Principal

Benedictine College (BA)

Mr. Nick Lahr

Asst. Principal
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Mr. Nick Lahr

Asst. Principal

Benedictine College (BA)

Mr. Dave Kimbell

Director of Catholic Immersion

St. Anselm College (BA)
U. of Notre Dame (M.Ed.)
Franciscan-Steubenville (MBA)
University of W. Florida (Gifted Educator Endorsement)

Mr. Dave Kimbell

Director of Catholic Immersion
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Mr. Dave Kimbell

Director of Catholic Immersion

St. Anselm College (BA)

U. of Notre Dame (M.Ed.)

Franciscan-Steubenville (MBA)

University of W. Florida (Gifted Educator Endorsement)

Office Staff

The school staff at Sacred Heart Cathedral School works alongside the principal and teachers to respond to the administrative, structural, and developmental needs of the school. 

Mrs. Dyna Boland

Front Ofice

Mrs. Dyna Boland

Front Office
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Mrs. Dyna Boland

Front Office

Mrs. Sidney Poller

Front Office

Mrs. Sidney Poller

Front Office
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Mrs. Sidney Poller

Front Office

Mrs. Wendy Whittington

Accountant

LSU (BS)
State of Mississippi (CPA)

Mrs. Wendy Whittington

Accountant

LSU (BS)
State of Mississippi (CPA)
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Mrs. Wendy Whittington

Accountant

LSU (BS)

State of Mississippi (CPA)

Ms. Dana Drummond

Technology Coordinator

University of S. Alabama (BFA)

Ms. Dana Drummond

Technology Coordinator
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Ms. Dana Drummond

Technology Coordinator

University of S. Alabama (BFA)

Elementary

The Elementary Teachers and Aides at Sacred Heart Cathedral School inspire children, pre-K through 5th grade, with a love for learning. 

 

Mrs. Heather Jacobs

Pre-K

Pensacola Junior College (AA)
University of W. Florida (BA)

Mrs. Heather Jacobs

Pre-K
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Mrs. Heather Jacobs

Pre-K

Pensacola Junior College (AA)

University of W. Florida (BA)

Mrs. Karen Olson

Pre-K Aide

Mrs. Karen Olson

Pre-K Aide
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Mrs. Karen Olson

Pre-K Aide

Ms. Betsy Ehlers

Kindergarten
University of W. Florida (BS)

Ms. Betsy Ehlers

Kindergarten Aide
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Ms. Betsy Ehlers

Kindergarten

University of W. Florida (BS)

Mrs. Jennifer Haines

1st Grade

University of S. Alabama (BS)

Mrs. Jennifer Haines

Kindergarten
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Mrs. Jennifer Haines

1st Grade

University of S. Alabama (BS)

Ms. Gretchen Tillman

1st Grade Aide

Ms. Gretchen Tillman

1st Grade Aide
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Ms. Gretchen Tillman

1st Grade Aide

Ms. Rachel Barzen

2nd Grade

Franciscan-Steubenville (BS)

Mrs. Rachel Barzen

1st Grade
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Ms. Rachel Barzen

2nd Grade

Franciscan-Steubenville (BS)

Ms. Wendy Doyle

1st Grade Aide

Ms. Wendy Doyle

1st Grade Aide
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Ms. Wendy Doyle

1st Grade Aide

Ms. Samantha Ross

3rd Grade

Providence College (BA)

Ms. Samantha Ross

3rd Grade
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Ms. Samantha Ross

3rd Grade

Providence College (BA)

Mrs. Debbie Garland

4th Grade

Regis University (BA)
College of Santa Fe (Elementary Teaching Licensure)

Mrs. Debbie Garland

4th Grade
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Mrs. Debbie Garland

4th Grade

Regis University (BA)

College of Santa Fe (Elementary Teaching Licensure)

Mr. Roy Luther

4th Grade Aide

Mr. Roy Luther

4th Grade Aide
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Mr. Roy Luther

4th Grade Aide

Ms. Renee Reyes

5th Grade

St. Mary's College (BA)
U. of Notre Dame (M.Ed)

Ms. Renee Reyes

5th Grade
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Ms. Renee Reyes

5th Grade

St. Mary's College (BA)

U. of Notre Dame (M.Ed)

Mrs. Leighann Roberts

5th Grade

University of W. Florida (BS) University of W. Florida (MS)

Ms. Leighann Roberts

5th Grade
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Mrs. Leighann Roberts

5th Grade

University of W. Florida (BS)

University of W. Florida (MS)

Middle School

The Middle School Teachers & Aides at Sacred Heart Cathedral School inspire our youth with a love for Truth, Goodness, and Beauty.

 

Ms. Lacey Silvestri

6th Grade

6th & 7th English

University of Notre Dame, BA

University of Notre Dame M.Ed

Miss Lacey Silvestri

6th & 7th English
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Ms. Lacey Silvestri

6th & 7th English

University of Notre Dame, BA

University of Notre Dame M.Ed

Mrs. Heather Frey

6th & 7th Literature

SUNY-Buffalo (BA)

Mrs. Heather Frey

6th Grade
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Mrs. Heather Frey

6th & 7th Literature

SUNY-Buffalo (BA)

Mrs. Marie Stills

6th Grade

University of W. Florida (BS)

Mrs. Marie Stills

6th Grade
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Mrs. Marie Stills

6th Grade

University of W. Florida (BS)

Mrs. Donna Schmut

6th Grade Science

Ascension University, BS Biology

Christian Brothers University, Education certificate/degree

Mrs. Donna Schmut

6th Grade Science
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Mrs. Donna Schmut

6th Grade Science

Ascension University, BS Biology

Christian Brothers University, Education certificate/degree

Ms. Mary Rose Flynn

7th Grade

John Carroll University, BA

ACE, University of Notre Dame, M.Ed (process)

Miss Mary Rose Flynn

7th Grade
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Ms. Mary Rose Flynn

7th Grade

John Carroll University, BA

ACE, University of Notre Dame, M.Ed (process)

Mr. Tyler Solan

7th grade

Kean University, BS PE/Health education

Mr. Tyler Solan

7th Grade
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Mr. Tyler Solan

7th Grade

Kean University, BS PE/Health education

Mr. Patrick Schmitz

8th Grade

U. of Notre Dame (BA) U. of Notre Dame (M.Ed)

Mr. Patrick Schmitz

8th Grade
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Mr. Patrick Schmitz

8th Grade

U. of Notre Dame (BA)

U. of Notre Dame (M.Ed)

Mrs. Kelly Comerford

Algebra 1 Honors / Adv. Math

Catholic U of America (BCE)

Mrs. Kelly Comerford

Algebra 1 Honors / PE
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Mrs. Kelly Comerford

Algebra 1 Honors / Adv. Math

Catholic U of America (BCE)

Mrs. Rachel Barry

8th Grade

University of W. Florida (BS) University of W. Florida (MS)

Mrs. Rachel Barry

8th Grade
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Mrs. Rachel Barry

8th Grade

University of W. Florida (BS)

University of W. Florida (MS)

Specials

The Special Teachers at Sacred Heart Cathedral School round out the holistic education of its students, through an introduction to the arts and technology.

 

Mr. Chad Cage

Technology

Southwestern U. (BA)
University of W. Florida (MS)

Mr. Chad Cage

Technology
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Mr. Chad Cage

Technology

Southwestern U. (BA)

University of W. Florida (MS)

Mr. Jake Haines

Technology Support

Mr. Jake Haines

Technology Support

Mr. Jake Haines

Technology Support

Mrs. Kathy Johansen

Music/Art

Pensacola State College (AA)
University of W. Florida (BA)
University of W. Florida (MA)

Mrs. Kathy Johansen

Music/Art
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Mrs. Kathy Johansen

Music/Art

Pensacola State College (AA)

University of W. Florida (BA)

University of W. Florida (MA)

Mrs. Amy Nelson

Library / Gifted Teacher
Auburn University (BS)

Mrs. Amy Nelson

Gifted Teacher
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Mrs. Amy Nelson

Library / Gifted Teacher

Auburn University (BS)

Student Care

The Student Care faculty at Sacred Heart Cathedral School are there for the students, through the Morning Star program, counseling and after-school care. 

 

Mrs. Bobbi Jones

Counselor

University of W. Florida (BS)
Troy University (MS)

Mrs. Bobbi Jones

Counselor
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Mrs. Bobbi Jones

Counselor

University of W. Florida (BS)

Troy University (MS)

Mrs. Terry Sadler

Extended Care

Mrs. Terry Sadler

Extended Care

Mrs. Terry Sadler

Extended Care

Ms. Kaitlyn Olson

Extended Care

Ms. Kaitlyn Olson

Extended Care

Ms. Kaitlyn Olson

Extended Care

Mrs. Julie Schuck

Morning Star

Univ. of New Orleans (BGS)

Mrs. Julie Schuck

Morning Star
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Mrs. Julie Schuck

Morning Star

Univ. of New Orleans (BGS)

Ms. Julie Massengale

Morning Star

Univ. of Southern Mississippi (BS)

Ms. Julie Massengale

Morning Star
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Ms. Julie Massengale

Morning Star

Univ. of Southern Mississippi (BS)

Mrs. Carolyn Salamida

Morning Star

Franciscan Steubenville (BS)
St. John Fisher College (M.Ed.)

Mrs. Carolyn Salamida

Morning Star
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Mrs. Carolyn Salamida

Morning Star

Franciscan Steubenville (BS)

St. John Fisher College (M.Ed.)

Mrs. Dianna Susann

Morning Star Aide

Mrs. Diana Susann

Morning Star Aide
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Mrs. Dianna Susann

Morning Star Aide

Mrs. Terrie Campbell

Morning Star Aide

Mrs. Terrie Campbell

Middle School Teacher/Aide
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Mrs. Amy Nelson

Morning Star Aide

Mrs. Lorraine Farish

Reading Specialist

Mrs. Lorraine Farish

Reading Specialist
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Mrs. Lorraine Farish

Reading Specialist