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School Leadership

2017-18 AHS Campus Leadership

AHS Administrative Team

Principal: Peggy Pughe

Assistant Principals: Julie Edwards, Ben Slyder, Joseph Smith

Instructional Council/Department Chairs

Every Other Monday 3:15-4:45pm
College & Career Center (I204)

Administration: Peggy Pughe 
Ben Slyder, Julie Edwards, Joseph Smith

Applied Arts: Stacy Aronovici

English: Kerri Barrick

Guidance: Lisa Kellert

 Mathematics: Stephanie Theriot

Physical Education: Sherry Platero

Science: Bob Goeckermann / Doug Demuth

Social Studies: Brian Tumminelli

Special Education: Michael Mann

Visual and Performing Arts: Stacy Aronovici

World Language: Karen McDowell/Roberto Zuniga

School Site Council

Monthly 4:30-6:00pm
College & Career Center (I204)

President: Karen Dyck (Parent)
Parents: Aimee Escalante (VP), 
Dorothy Morgan, Maria Moran

Certificated: Tom Whitwam (Social Science)
Jennie Martella (Science)
Katie Kriscunas (Science)

Classified: Monica Nowlin

Principal: Peggy Pughe

Students:  Ava Hart, Trinity Lampan

English Learner Services
ELD Teacher: Sabra Richey

Advanced Placement Coordinator
Assistant Principal: Julie Edwards

Scholarship Coordinators

Nicole Morasca
Cheryl Nickel

Athletic Director
Mark Dorfman

ASB Activities Director
Alyssa Mendoza

ASB Officers

Aptos High Booster Club

2nd Monday Each Month, 6:30-8:00p
College & Career Center (I204)

President: Kathleen Malone  

Vice President: Aimeee Escalante

Treasurer: Walt Eissman

Secretary: Sophia McKenzie

Hospitality and Volunteer Organizers
Cynthia Mazzei

PVFT Union Reps
Kerri Barrick

Joe Manildi

CSEA Union Reps
Bobby Salazar

Site Computer Support Technician
Jeff Ramos

Craig Miller

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Administrative Team
Julie Edwards (831) 728-7832 ex: 5177 Assistant Principal
Peggy Pughe (831) 728-7832 ex: 5170 Principal
Benjamin Slyder (831) 728-7832 ex: 5178 Assistant Principal
Joseph Smith (831) 728-7832 ex: 5176 Assistant Principal
Instructional Council/ Department Chairs
Stacy Aronovici (831) 728-7832 ex: 5119 Theatre Arts, Drama Production, Film (VAPA Chair)
Kerri Barrick (831) 728-7832 ex: 5235 English Teacher (Chair)
Douglas DeMuth (831) 728-7832 ex: 5226 Integrated Science & Earth & Space ScienceTeacher
Robert Goeckermann (831) 345-7783 Biology / Life Science Teacher (Chair)
Lisa Kellert (831) 728-7832 ex: 5144 School Counselor [Po-Z] Department Chair
Michael Mann (831) 728-7837 ex: 5245 Resource Specialist
Karen McDowell (831) 728-7832 ex: 5102 French and Spanish Teacher
Sherry Platero (831) 728-7832 ex: 5209 Physical Education Teacher (Chair)
Stephanie Theriot (831) 728-7832 ex: 5265 Mathematics Teacher
Brian Tumminelli (831) 728-7832 ex: 5123 World History and AP Seminar Teacher
Roberto Zuniga (831) 728-7832 ex: 5112 Spanish Teacher
School Site Council
Jennie Martella (831) 728-7832 ex: 5231 Science Teacher
Monica Nowlin (831) 728-7832 ex: 5170 Office Manager
Thomas Whitwam (831) 728-7832 ex: 5127 AP Government/Macroeconomics and Government/Economics Teacher
English Learner Services
Sabra Richey (831) 728-7832 ex: 5215 ELD Teacher / EL Specialist
Advanced Placement Coordinator
Julie Edwards (831) 728-7832 ex: 5177 Assistant Principal
Scholarship Coordinator
Cheryl Carroll-Nickel (831) 728-7832 ex: 5184 Library Media Tech
Nicole Morasca (831) 728-7832 Scholarships & College Pathways Counselor
Athletic Director
Mark Dorfman (831) 728-7832 ex: 5201 Athletic Director
ASB Activities/Recycling Director
Alyssa Mendoza (831) 728-7832 ex: 5261 Activities Director / ABS Teacher
PVFT Union Reps
Kerri Barrick (831) 728-7832 ex: 5235 English Teacher (Chair)
Joseph Manildi (831) 728-7832 ex: 5230 Physics, AP Physics, Earth and Space Teacher
CSEA Union Rep
Robert Salazar (831) 728-7832 ex: 5289 Head Custodian
Site Network Technician
Jeff Ramos (831) 728-7832 ex: 5109 Computer Technician
Craig Miller (831) 728-7832 ex: 5263 Computer Science