KMS Staff

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    • Director: Karen Paxton
    • Director Emeritus: Satwant Singh Khalsa
    • Associate Director: Rasha Alebrahim
    • Primary/ Toddler Assistant Director: Cynthia Huebscher
    • Business Manager: Jill Woodhull
    • Special Education Director: Jeremy Stepp
    • Administrative Assistant: Lavender Bailey
    • Elementary Site Coordinator: Genevieve L.
    • Primary Site Coordinator: Alicia Rios
    • Toddler Site Coordinator: Erika Grady


Elementary Teaching Staff

Lower Elementary East

  • Lead Teacher: Helen Williams
  • Assistant: Kaylyn K.

Lower Elementary North

  • Lead Teacher: Carie Modeer
  • Assistant: Angie Martinez 

Lower Elementary South

  • Lead Teacher: Laurie Alejo
  • Assistant: Wendy Ramirez 

Upper Elementary

  • Lead Teacher: Renee S.
  • Lead Teacher Intern: Ayeleth Aragon-Molina
  • Assistant: Jenni Gorman

Reading Specialist

  • Dawn Tapia

Physical Education

  • Mark Dugan

Elementary Extended Care

  • EEC Coordinator: Kate Sigman 
  • Assistant: Mark Dugan 


  • Yoga teacher: Ashley Burns


  • Spanish teacher: Belen Martin


  • Music teacher: Carissa Klopfenstein


Primary Teaching Staff

Primary North

  • Lead Teacher: Shannon Pursell 
  • Assistant: Candy Cotto

Primary South

  • Lead Teacher: Dyanna Jiron
  • Assistant:  Syera White
  • Assistant: Ninfa Hartley

Primary Upstairs

  • Lead Teacher: Amy Page
  • Assistant: Donna Koenig
  • Assistant: Treasure Howie

Outdoor Environment

  • Ninfa Hartley

Toddler North

  • Lead Teacher: Revay Cargo
  • Assistant: Eredida Moron
  • Assistant: Brittney Munroe

Toddler South

  • Lead Teacher: Chloe Clift
  • Assistant: Carmen Barba
  • Assistant: Kaitlyn Galindo-Rodriguez

Toddler Extended Care Program

  • TEC Coordinator: Eredida Moron
  • Assistant: Kaitlyn Galindo-Rodriguez

Primary Extended Care Program

  • PEC Coordinator: DoJshana Smith-Washington
  • Assistant: 


  • Yoga teacher: Ashley Burns


  • Spanish teacher: Belen Martin

Music and Movement 

  • Music and Movement teacher: Treasure Howie