Meet Our Team

At Highland Academy, our priority is helping students find their genius.  Our passionate, dedicated teachers and staff spend countless hours ensuring that each student is given opportunities for fun, learning, growth and self-reflection.

Our Administrative Team

Brent Bishop
Brent BishopProgram Director
Billy McIntosh
Billy McIntoshAssistant Program Director
Terrence Lee
Terrence LeeDirector of Finance

Our Support Staff

Sam Mosher
Sam MosherDirectors' Assistant
(Contact for student record requests)
Jennifer Djonne
Jennifer DjonneCampus Supervisor & HOWL
Kerrie Fairchild
Kerrie FairchildStudent Mentor
Rosio Meza
Rosio MezaTK-3 Instructional Assistant
Fred Ference
Fred Ference Nighttime Custodian
Jessica Ference
Jessica FerenceDaytime Custodian/Campus Supervision
TBD
TBDFood Services
TBD
TBDFood Services
TBD
TBDSpecial Education Instructional Assistant

Our Amazing Teachers!

Anita Andres
Anita AndresSpecial Education
Michelle Alves
Michelle Alves7th & 8th Grade Math
Maryam Aliari
Maryam Aliari6th & 7th Grade Science
Sherief Aziz
Sherief Aziz7th & 8th Grade Language Arts
Randie Balwin
Randie BalwinPE
Mandi Bourland
Mandi BourlandASM, Yearbook, Math Instructional Assistant
Gabrielle Carlisle
Gabrielle Carlisle6th & 7th Social Studies
Leanna Hiraoka
Leanna Hiraoka7th & 8th Grade Social Studies
Stephanie Hunsucker
Stephanie Hunsucker4th Grade
Kenny McKee
Kenny McKee6th Grade, 7th & 8th Grade Integrated Math
Will Pearson
Will PearsonTechnology & STEM
Angel Perez
Angel PerezPE
Estella Robinson
Estella Robinson7th & 8th Grade Science
Heather Saunders
Heather Saunders2nd & 3rd Grade
Kandra Scullin
Kandra ScullinArt & Math Instructional Assistant
Jasmine Smith
Jasmine Smith6th & 7th Grade Language Arts
Bethany Spellman
Bethany SpellmanKindergarten & 1st Grade
Chris Valdivia
Chris Valdivia5th Grade
Claudia Villeda
Claudia VilledaPE
Jessica Whitford
Jessica WhitfordChoir & Drama