Our Team

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Board of Directors & Executive Leadership Team


NAME
ROLEEMAIL
Amy Schwartz Board Vice Chair & Community Member Representativeamy.schwartz[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Chonburi LeeBoard Chair & Community Member Representativechonburi.lee[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Hli XyoojVice President of Community Programs and Serviceshli.xyooj[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Hlis Liz NelsonBoard Treasurer & Parent Representativehlis.nelson[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kevin XiongExecutive Director/Presidentkevin.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Ker VangBoard Parent Representativeker.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mai Ka YangVice President of Operationsmaika.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Rosie ChangBoard Teacher Representativerosie.chang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Thomas ThaoPrincipal/Vice President of Academicsthomas.thao[at]nmaedu[dot]org

Academic Staff Members

NAMEROLEEMAIL
Alexander HerParaprofessionalalexander.her[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Amanda Roberg 5th Grade Teacheramanda.roberg[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Amber Krygiel SpEd Teacheramber.krygiel[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Andrea Upham 1st Grade Teacherandrea.upham[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Andi Twiss Middle School
Science Teacher
andi.twiss[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Barbara MaasParaprofessionalbarbara.maas[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Bao Cha Academic Coach-Q Compbao.cha[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Bridget Mealman Literacy Specialistbridget.mealman[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Camille McMillan 3rd Grade Teachercamille.mcmillan[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Cassie McLainMiddle School
ELA Teacher
cassie.mclain[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Cathy Vang4th Grade Teachercathy.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Cayden Thao5th Grade ELL Teachercayden.thao[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Cha Mee VueSocial Skills Teacherchamee.vue[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Charis McCann Special Education Teachercharis.mccann[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Chee Xiong3rd Grade Teacherchee.xiong1[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Cheng VangParaprofessionalcheng.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Chia LeeParaprofessionalchia.lee[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Chimeng VangParaprofessionalchimeng.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Chin Nou Khang Middle School
Social Studies Teacher
chinnou.khang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Christina Althoff3rd Grade Teacherchristina.althoff[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Christine Clay Special Education Teacherchristine.clay[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Cienna Vang 2nd Grade ELL Teachercienna.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Dania Fathroen 3rd Grade Teacherdania.fathroen[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Der XiongParaprofessionalder.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Destiny XiongParaprofessionaldestiny.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Elizabeth Sierminski 4th Grade TeacherElizabeth.sierminski[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Emily Loose Kindergarten Teacheremily.loose[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Fuchi ThaoParaprofessionalfuchi.thao[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Fue Khang STEP/H & Summer School Managerfue.khang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Gao Nou Yang Kindergarten Teachergaonou.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Gary GielAthletic Director/Teachergary.giel[at]nmaedu[dot]org
George Vang Middle School
ELL Teacher
george.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Greta TreiberArt Teachergreta.treiber[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Hailey Collins Academic Literacy Coachhailey.collins[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Holli PorterParaprofessionalholli.porter[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Jamie Neal Middle School
Science Teacher
Jamie.Neal[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Janie Yang Middle School
ELA Teacher
janie.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Jenna Bjerke Impact Coachjenna.bjerke[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Jessica KhangKindergarten Teacherjessica.khang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Joanne MokSpecial Education Teacherjoanne.mok[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Joyce ThaoMiddle School
Math Teacher
joyce.thao[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Julie Xiong1st Grade Teacherjulie.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kaethe EltawelyBuilding Substitutekaethe.eltawely[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kannitha VangParaprofessionalkannitha.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kara Kerr Director of Special Educationkara.kerr[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kayleigh Anderson 5th Grade Teacherkayleigh.anderson[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kelly PundzusKindergarten Teacherkelly.pundzus[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kevin LeeParaprofessionalkevin.lee[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Key YangParaprofessionalkey.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kimberly Lee Middle School
Math Teacher
kimberly.lee[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kingston XiongParaprofessionalkingston.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kristena Cruzan Teacherkristena.cruzan[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kurt OldhamParaprofessionalkurt.oldham[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kyla Berges 4th Grade Teacherkyla.berges[at]nmaedu[dot]org
La Her Impact Coachla.her[at]nmaedu[dot]org
La’Mara White 1st Grade Teacherlamara.white[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Linda Yang 2nd Grade Teacherlinda.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Lindsey Goodell 1st Grade Teacherlindsey.goodell[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Madelynn Knowles2nd Grade Teachermadelynn.knowles[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mai Ka Ying HerParaprofessionalmaikaying.her[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mai Kia VangParaprofessionalmaikia.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mai Houa VueParaprofessionalmaihoua.vue[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Meg Daniewicz Middle School
ELL Teacher
meg.daniewicz[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mark Campbell Middle School
Social Studies Teacher
mark.campbell[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Matthew Kilanowski 2nd Grade Teachermatthew.kilanowski[at]nmaedu[dot]org
May Vang Swanson Academic Math Coachmay.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mee XiongLibrarian/ Library Specialistmee.xion[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Melanie Eicher Teachermelanie.eicher[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mina Skoglund-Ogawa 1st Grade
ELL Teacher
mina.skoglund-ogawa[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Miranda YangParaprofessionalmiranda.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Molly KroissEL/MTSS Coordinatormolly.kroiss[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Nellie ThaoParaprofessionalnellie.thao[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Oksana Svidersky4th Grade Teacheroksana.svidersky[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Pachia Yang Building Substitutepachia.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Rachel Krebs 5th Grade Teacherrachel.krebs[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Rebekka SurberSpecial Education Teacherrebekka.surber[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Reham Farid Assistant Principalreham.farid[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Robert YangParaprofessionalrob.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Rosie Chang 2nd Grade Teacherrosie.chang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Samantha AndersonHealth Teachersamantha.anderson[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Sandy XiongMedia Specialistsandy.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Sean Yang Special Education Teachersean.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mrs. Shoua YangParaprofessionalshoua.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mr. Shoua YangParaprofessionalshoua.yang1[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Thomas Thao Vice President of Academics and Principalthomas.thao[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Timothy MouaParaprofessionaltimothy.moua[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Todd Mulder Assistant Principaltodd.mulder[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Tou Thao Building Substitutetou.thao[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Ungalee XiongParaprofessionalungalee.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Vivian XiongParaprofessionalvivian.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Xai Lor Building Substitutexai.lor[at]nmaedu[dot]org

Hmong Team Staff Members


NAME
ROLEEMAIL
Khou VangHmong Language & Cultural Directorkhou.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Pazong MuaHmong Teacherpazong.mua[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Pakou XiongHmong Teacherpakou.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mai Youa HerHmong Paraprofessionalmaiyoua.her[at]nmaedu[dot]org

Operations Team Staff Members


NAME
ROLEEMAIL
Amy LedinBus Driver
Avis VangBus Driver
Bao LoServer/Prep
Bill YangIT Supportbill.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Cameron YangDevelopment and Compliance Managercam.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Chia KhangCustodian
Daniel MacHalecHR Business Parterdaniel.machalec[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kalia LeeOffice Managerkalia.lee[at]nmaedu[dot]org
KaNong YangOperations Assistant and Purchasingkanong.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kao VangServer/Prep
Kaonue XiongExecutive Assistant to Academicskaonue.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kevin XiongExecutive Directorkevin.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Kevin XiongKitchen Staff
Kongsue YangMaintenance Supervisorkongsue.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Leng KhangBus Driver
Lisa XiongEnrollment & SpEd Coordinatorlisa.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Lopao Vang Custodian
Mai XiongAdministrative Assitant – Front Officemai.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mai Ka YangVice President of Operationsmaika.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mong XiongExecutive Assistant to EDmong.xiong[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Nhialue KhangCustodian
Nhianeng ThaoBus Driver
Pachia ThaoAdministrative Assistant – Front Officepachia.thao[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Terra EicherHealth and Wellness Coordinatorterra.eicher[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Va YangBus Driver
Vang Leng Lor Custodian
Wa Meng YangIT Managerwa.yang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Xao VangKitchen Supervisorxao.vang[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Yieng VangServer/Prep

Community Programs & Services Team Staff Members


NAME
ROLEEMAIL
Hli XyoojVice President of Community Programs and Serviceshli.xyooj[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Mai Yang LorFamily Engagement Specialistmaiyang.lor[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Pang Houa HerPog/Pug, Hmong Elderpanghoua.her[at]nmaedu[dot]org
Rasheed Stephens Community Partner Specialistrasheed.stephens[at]nmaedu[dot]org