Middle Learning Faculty & Staff

Sarah Armstrong

Sarah Armstrong

Titles: Principal
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Education, Miami University
Master of Education, Middle School Education with a focus in Language Arts, George State University
Certification in Administration and Leadership, Georgia State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Candace Bell

Candace Bell

Titles: Assistant Principal
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Early Childhood Education, St. Louis University
Master of Education, Elementary Education, Georgia State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Marsha Berger

Marsha Berger

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: Master of Science Education, Georgia State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Leah Berryhill

Leah Berryhill

Titles: Latin Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Classical Studies, Hamilton College
Master of Arts in Ancient Greek and Roman Studies, Brandeis University
Departments: Middle Learning
Kerren Berz

Kerren Berz

Titles: Strings Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, University of Tennessee
Master of Music, Florida State University
Boston University
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Elizabeth Chapman

Elizabeth Chapman

Titles: English Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, International Studies, Mount Holyoke College
Master of Education, Middle School Curriculum, Harvard University
Departments: Middle Learning
Hanna Costello

Hanna Costello

Titles: Mathematics Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Middle Childhood Early Adolescence, Mathematics, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Departments: Middle Learning
Andy Crosby

Andy Crosby

Titles: Mathematics Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Oglethorpe University
Departments: Middle Learning
Emilie Dempsey

Emilie Dempsey

Titles: English Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, English, Georgia State University
Master of Education, Oglethorpe University
Departments: Middle Learning
Ashley Drake

Ashley Drake

Titles: Learning Support Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Converse College
Master of Education in Behaviorial Disorders/Educational Leadership, State University of West Georgia
Departments: Middle Learning, Learning Services
Audrey Durham

Audrey Durham

Titles: French Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, English and German, Universite de Lorraine
Departments: Middle Learning
Amanda Edwards

Amanda Edwards

Titles: Mathematics Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Economics, University of Redlands
Master of Arts, Digital Teaching and Learning, Azuza Pacific University
Departments: Middle Learning
Robin Elms

Robin Elms

Titles: Social Studies Teacher
Degrees: Oglethorpe University
Georgia State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Mathew Fallon

Mathew Fallon

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Fitchburg State University
Master of Teaching, University of Texas, Dallas
Departments: Middle Learning
Juana Farfan

Juana Farfan

Titles: Dance Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of South Florida
Departments: Early Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Sue Feig

Sue Feig

Titles: Coordinator of Learning Services (Grades 5-12)
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology, Clark University
Master of Arts in Clinical Psychology, Emory University
Ph.D. in Clinical Psychology, Emory University
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Learning Services
Estela Flores

Estela Flores

Titles: Spanish Teacher
Departments: Middle Learning, 2019-20 New Staff
Anna Catherine Fort

Anna Catherine Fort

Titles: English Teacher
Departments: Middle Learning
Mary Giattina

Mary Giattina

Titles: Guidance Counselor
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Florida State University
Master of Social Work, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Departments: Middle Learning
Mary Stuart Hall

Mary Stuart Hall

Titles: Art Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Art, The University of the South
Master of Education in Art Education, University of Georgia
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Patti Hallen

Patti Hallen

Titles: Learning Support Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Child Studies, St. Jospeh's College
Master of Arts in Liberal Studies, State University of New York at Stony Brook
Departments: Middle Learning, Learning Services
Mahamood Ismail

Mahamood Ismail

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Pedagogics, University of Kwazulu-Natal (Durban-Westville)
Bachelor of Education, University of South Africa
Departments: Middle Learning
Elise Lander

Elise Lander

Titles: History Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, History, Louisiana State University
Master of Education, Childhood Education, Oglethorpe University
Departments: Middle Learning
Roy Lander

Roy Lander

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance, Georgia State University
Master of Arts in Stem Curriculum and Assessment, Adams State University
Departments: Middle Learning
Ginny Little

Ginny Little

Titles: Administrative Assistant
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Accountancy, Wake Forest University
Master of Business Administration, Wake Forest University
Departments: Middle Learning, Administrative
Aaron Luke

Aaron Luke

Titles: Science Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, University of New Haven
Master of Science, School Counseling, Southern Adventist University
Departments: Middle Learning
Elissa Marele

Elissa Marele

Titles: Theatre Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Theater Education, University of South Florida
Master of Education, Interdisciplinary Arts, Nova Southern University
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Lane Miller

Lane Miller

Titles: Social Studies Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Anthropology, Colorado College
Master of Science in Conflict Analysis Resolution, George Mason University
Departments: Middle Learning
Brian Mitchell

Brian Mitchell

Titles: General Music & Guitar Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Ochestral Instrument Performance, Georgia State University
Master of Arts in Music, Georgia State University
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Paul Munro

Paul Munro

Titles: English Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Sociology, Birmingham-Southern College
Departments: Middle Learning
Cecilia Pagani

Cecilia Pagani

Titles: Spanish Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Modern Languages, University of Florence, Italy
Master of Arts, Linguistics, University of Florence, Italy
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning
Nabila Peterson

Nabila Peterson

Titles: French Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, English, Stendhal University
Master of Arts, Teaching French as a Foreign Language & PGCE, Lancaster University, England
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning
Erin Ray

Erin Ray

Titles: Art Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Fine Arts, University of Georgia
Departments: Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Cassandra Riddle

Cassandra Riddle

Titles: Music Teacher
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts, 2019-20 New Staff
Lore Ruttan

Lore Ruttan

Titles: Art Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Biology, University of Chicago
Master of Science, Ecology, University of Minnesota
Doctor of Philosophy, Ecology, University of California, Davis
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Tommy Sharp

Tommy Sharp

Titles: Social Studies Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Political Science, University of Georgia
Master of Theological Studies, Emory University
Master of Education, Secondary Education, Vanderbilt University
Departments: Middle Learning
Daniel Solammon

Daniel Solammon

Titles: Band Director
Degrees: Bachelor of Music, Michigan State University
Master of Music, University of New Orleans
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts
Sandra Varajic

Sandra Varajic

Titles: Technology Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Early and Elementary Childhood Education, Kennesaw State University
Master of Science, Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment, Walden University
Education Specialist, Teacher Leadership, Walden University
Doctor of Education, Walden University
Departments: Middle Learning
Cliff Waddy

Cliff Waddy

Titles: Kinetic Wellness Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Science, Western Carolina University
Master of Arts in Education, Central Michigan University
Departments: Middle Learning, Athletics
Liz Whalen

Liz Whalen

Titles: Theatre Tech Teacher
Degrees: Bachelor of Arts, Theatre, St. Mary's of Notre Dame
Master of Fine Arts, Technical Theatre Production, University of Alabama
Departments: Upper Learning, Middle Learning, Fine Arts