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Category: Staff Spotlight

Staff Spotlight: Erika Cedeno

Erika has been working with SCVi as a Spanish facilitator since 2015.  She is a graduate from Universidad Autónoma de México in Mexico City,Read More

Staff Spotlight: Chrissie Flores

This is Ms. Chrissie’s second year of teaching with iLEAD. She worked as a preschool teacher prior to joining the iLEAD team. She wasRead More

Staff Spotlight: Michelle Eifert, 2nd/3rd Grade Facilitator

I was born and raised in Thousand Oaks, and attended the University of California, Irvine, where I received my bachelor’s degree in Sociology andRead More

Staff Spotlight: Jared Morrison

Originally from England, I am a dual national of the UK and US, with my father serving in the US military. I spent aRead More

Staff Spotlight: Jodi Blinn

Jodi grew up in New Orleans, Louisiana, but relocated to Southern California in 2000. Jodi originally discovered SCVi when looking for a new schoolRead More

Staff Spotlight: Marcella White

My name is Marcella White and I am the 4/5 grader facilitator. I am originally from Brazil. I have a degree in Psychology andRead More

Staff Spotlight: Jenna Weaker

Jenna Weaker is one of our SCVi Exploration Educational Facilitators. This is her first year with SCVi and she is very excited to haveRead More

Staff Spotlight: Cheryl Sena

Cheryl Sena hails from Boston, MA., and is a founding facilitator at SCVi. In December she celebrated 10 years working for SCVi. She’s taughtRead More

Staff Spotlight: Sofia Varone

SCVi facilitator Sofia Varon was born in the UK to two Italian parents and raised in a small family having just one brother. InRead More

Staff Spotlight: Ingrid Moon

Ingrid Moon is the Upper School’s Biology and IB Physics facilitator, and a NASA Endeavor Distinguished STEM Educator. In addition to academic content andRead More

Staff Spotlight: Ian Johnston

Theater Facilitator Ian Johnston is an actor, educator, psychic entertainer, academic, fight arranger, and artistic director of Cavort Theatre. Ian has acted in theatre,Read More

Staff Spotlight: Jody Kirby

Education Specialist Jody Kirby has been a teacher since 1990, with most of those years spent as a private reading tutor and substitute teacher.Read More

Staff Spotlight: Megan Tapia

This is Megan’s sixth year at SCVi! Starting as a Care Team aide, she moved to being an Upper School Facilitator, eventually finding herRead More

Staff Spotlight: Kris Nilsen

Kris Nilsen works as the upper school Academic/College/Career advisor. Kris grew up in the San Fernando Valley and graduated from California State University, Northridge,Read More

Staff Spotlight: Ken Erenberg

Ken Erenberg  draws on 14 years of experience as an athletic director, overseeing middle and high school programs in sports, including soccer, tennis, volleyball,Read More

Staff Spotlight: Hannah Krieger

Hannah began working with children in 2008 at the Family Student Housing Daycare & Preschool program at UC Santa Cruz. Though she majored inRead More

Staff Spotlight: Kevin Becker

Star Wars RULES! Well, now that we got the most important thing out of the way, Upper School English Facilitator Kevin Becker is aRead More

Staff Spotlight: Ramon Hamilton

Ramon Hamilton, Upper School IB Film Facilitator and Design Tech Coordinator, has a long history with SCVi going back to the year we openedRead More

Staff Spotlight: Emily Strickland

This month, we are featuring our SCVi Exploration program, or Homestudy, as some call it.  Emily Strickland has been working with SCVi Exploration sinceRead More

Staff Spotlight: Ethan Norof

In this week’s Staff Spotlight, we’d like to introduce you to Ethan Norof, our middle school Innovation Studios guide. Ethan will be working alongsideRead More

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