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At the heart of Mount Carmel's exceptional team are our passionate educators who have worked at Our Lady of Mount Carmel School for an average of 12 years. All our full-time teachers are California Credentialed and over half hold or are working toward an advanced degree.

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Megan Andreano Andreano, Megan VP-Resource Mgr
Maureen Arnott Arnott, Maureen Preschool Director
Jackie Avila Avila, Jackie Preschool Teacher
Jessie Barbato Barbato, Jessie School Counselor
Gene Borja Borja, Gene Grade 7 Homeroom
Jennifer Britt Britt, Jennifer Instructional Aide
Jennifer Bruzzone Bruzzone, Jennifer Principal
Kalei Ching Ching, Kalei 6th Grade Homeroom
Ellen DeMartini DeMartini, Ellen 1st Grade Homeroom
Mary Dournaee Dournaee, Mary Jr. High Science Teacher
Christine Dulany Dulany, Christine Assistant Bookkeeper
Megan Galarza Galarza, Megan 5th Grade Homeroom
Alicia Gomes Gomes, Alicia Resource Specialist K-5 650-366-6127
Linda Gonzales Gonzales, Linda Instructional Aide
Julie Griffith Griffith, Julie Instructional Aide
Cloe Hussey Hussey, Cloe 4th Grade Homeroom
Beth Keelan Keelan, Beth Finance Manager 650-366-2238
Michelle Kennedy Kennedy, Michelle Instructional Aide
Christopher Lane Lane, Christopher IT-Facilities Manager
Emma Maas Maas, Emma 8th Grade Homeroom
Gina Malaspina Malaspina, Gina Kindergarten Homeroom
Pichi Mendoza Mendoza, Pichi Spanish Tchr-Librarian
Aurora Mock Mock, Aurora Executive Assistant-HR 650-366-6127
Meaghan Osborne Osborne, Meaghan 2nd Grade Homeroom
Christina Patton Patton, Christina
Cathy Paulson Paulson, Cathy Instructional Aide
Sara Popelnykh Popelnykh, Sara Jr. High Math Teacher 650-366-6127
Karen Sammons Sammons, Karen Director After Care-TK
Janice Scherba Scherba, Janice K-4 Literacy Specialist
Nikki Sullivan Sullivan, Nikki Instructional Aide
Shannon Thayer Thayer, Shannon 3rd Grade Homeroom
Ashley Timmington Timmington, Ashley Discipline Dean-2nd Step (650) 366-6127
Patricia Walsh Walsh, Patricia Resource Specialist 6-8
Diane Zell Zell, Diane Instructional Aide


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    Jennifer Bruzzone

    Principal Jen Bruzzone knew from an early age that she wante ...
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    Megan Andreano

    VP-Resource Mgr Megan Andreano returns to Our Lady of Mount Carmel ...
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    Aurora Mock

    Executive Assistant-HR
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    Beth Keelan

    Finance Manager
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    Christopher Lane

    IT-Facilities Manager


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    Maureen Arnott

    Preschool Director Maureen Arnott is our PreSchool teacher and direct ...
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    Karen Sammons

    Director After Care-TK Karen Sammons brings 33 years of early childhood e ...
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    Gina Malaspina

    Kindergarten Homeroom Gina began teaching at Mount Carmel in 2003 where ...
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    Ellen DeMartini

    1st Grade Homeroom
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    Meaghan Osborne

    2nd Grade Homeroom Meaghan has been a part of the OLMC community sinc ...
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    Janice Scherba

    K-4 Literacy Specialist Janice Scherba is a padre through and through! She ...
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    Shannon Thayer

    3rd Grade Homeroom Shannon Thayer was born and raised in San Mateo an ...
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    Cloe Hussey

    4th Grade Homeroom
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    Megan Galarza

    5th Grade Homeroom Megan is thrilled to be teaching at her alma mater ...
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    Kalei Ching

    6th Grade Homeroom Kalei Ching is very excited to be back at OLMC! Ka ...
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    Gene Borja

    Grade 7 Homeroom Gene Borja has been teaching for over 10 years bot ...
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    Emma Maas

    8th Grade Homeroom
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    Pichi Mendoza

    Spanish Tchr-Librarian ¡Hola! Me llamo señora Mendoza! I hav ...
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    Mary Dournaee

    Jr. High Science Teacher Mary Dournaee is a genuine Bay Area native; she wa ...
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    Sara Popelnykh

    Jr. High Math Teacher

Instructional Aides

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    Jackie Avila

    Preschool Teacher
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    Jennifer Britt

    Instructional Aide
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    Julie Griffith

    Instructional Aide Julie Griffith is the first and second grade ...
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    Michelle Kennedy

    Instructional Aide
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    Cathy Paulson

    Instructional Aide Cathy Paulson was born and raised in Los Gatos, Ca ...
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    Nikki Sullivan

    Instructional Aide
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    Diane Zell

    Instructional Aide Ms. Zell is the Instructional Aide to Ms. Thayer f ...

Student Support

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    Ashley Timmington

    Discipline Dean-2nd Step
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    Alicia Gomes

    Resource Specialist K-5
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    Patricia Walsh

    Resource Specialist 6-8 Pat is a true-blue-and-gold padre. She joined the ...
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    Jessie Barbato

    School Counselor Mrs. Barbato is a licensed marriage and family the ...


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    Christine Dulany

    Assistant Bookkeeper Christine Dulany grew up in the Bay Area. She earn ...
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