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)
Kandra Scullin
Kandra ScullinOffice Assistant
Jennifer Djonne
Jennifer DjonneCampus Supervisor & HOWL
Kerrie Fairchild
Kerrie FairchildStudent Mentor
Rosio Meza
Rosio MezaTk-3 Instructional Assistant
Fred Ference
Fred Ference Custodian
Jessica Ference
Jessica FerenceCustodian/Campus Supervision

Our Amazing Teachers!

Michelle Alves
Michelle Alves6th & 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 Bourland7th Grade Math & ASB Advisor
Gabrielle Carlisle
Gabrielle Carlisle6th & 7th Social Studies
Stefann Chapman
Stefann ChapmanSpanish, Art, & Yearbook
Leanna Hiraoka
Leanna Hiraoka7th & 8th Grade Social Studies
Stephanie Hunsucker
Stephanie Hunsucker4th Grade
Brandy Lee
Brandy Lee7th & 8th Grade Integrated Math
Will Pearson
Will PearsonTechnology & STEM
Angel Perez
Angel PerezPE
Paige Polcene
Paige Polcene8th Grade Language Arts
Estella Robinson
Estella Robinson7th & 8th Grade Science
Heather Saunders
Heather Saunders2nd & 3rd Grade
Jasmine Smith
Jasmine Smith6th Grade Language Arts
Bethany Spellman
Bethany SpellmanKindergarten & 1st Grade
Chris Valdivia
Chris Valdivia5th Grade
Claudia Villeda
Claudia VilledaPE
Jessica Whitford
Jessica WhitfordChoir & Drama