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Tays Junior High

​​​​​​​Staff Directory

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Dr. Kris MitznerPrincipal281.234.2400
Tara HaworthStudent Support/Administrative Assistant Principal281.234.2378
Mark Sweeso6th Grade Assistant Principal281.234.2378
Tiffany Young7th Grade Assistant Principal281.234.2397
Brent Grelle8th Grade Assistant Principal281.234.2397

Administrative Office Staff

Kathryn FixAdministrative Assistant to Dr. Mitzner281.234.2406
Ginny BeesonAssistant Principal Administrative Assistant281.234.2397
Tina May Receptionist281.234.2400
Sherri ArthurADA Clerk281.234.2413
Bianca McBrideTextbook Clerk / 6th Assistant Principal Secretary281.234.2378
Linda AndrewsFinancial Clerk281.234.2399


Lisa ShurterNurse281.234.2414
Karen BrionesClinic Aide281.234.2368

Instructional Support Staff

Dori PruzanLibrary Media Specialist281.234.2450
Claire CoyleLibrary Aide281.234.2430
Rebecca BarrettELA Instructional Coach281.234.2429
Jamie CallawaySocial Studies Instructional Coach281.234.0930
Courtney LewisScience Instructional Coach281.234.2452
Ashley E WilliamsMath Instructional Coach281.234.2409
Kristen FasslerLSSP281.396.2181
Christine LucioDiagnostician281.234.2383
Anela WilliamsGT Facilitator281.237.0658
Susan MendesDiagnostician Clerk
Deedy MillerSpeech Pathologist281.234.2367


Melissa Bartee6th Grade Counselor281.234.2392
Amanda Robinson7th Grade Counselor281.234.2411
Susie Loyd8th Grade Counselor281.234.2412
Jane Taylor-KaffkaRegistrar / Counselor's Administrative Assistant281.234.2499
Dana RatliffCampus Testing Coordinator281.234.2463

Language Arts

Bill Westbrook6th Grade ELA281.234.2446
Tiffany Wojcicki6th Grade ELA281.234.2379
8th Grade ELA281.234.2328
Michaela Cowan6th Grade ELA / Cheerleading Sponsor281.234.2421
Cassie Gonce6th Grade ELA281.234.2447
Kristal Parrish6th Grade ELA281.234.2325
Kate Visser6th Grade ELA281.234.9894
Meaghan West6th Grade ELA281.234.2482
Christy Davis7th Grade ELA281.234.2442
Juliette Howard7th Grade ELA281.234.2464
Jessica Johasky7th Grade ELA281.234.2398
Brittney McCashland7th Grade ELA 281.234.2498
Theresa Milkowski7th Grade ELA /Strategic Reading281.234.9891
Bria Morris7th Grade ELA / Student Council Sponsor281.234.2484
Diana Tate7th Grade ELA281.234.2448
Karen Davis8th Grade ELA281.234.2467
Amy Suhrer8th Grade ELA281.234.2474
Elizabeth Walls8th Grade ELA / 7th Grade ELA / Department Chair281.234.9895
Jessica Rowan7th & 8th Grade ESL281.234.2307
Jennifer Tang6th Grade ESL281.234.2489


Markus Garrett7th Grade Math281.234.2314
Jaimie Dobbins-Raulerson7th Grade Math281.234.2332
Lauren Davis6th Grade Math281.234.2485
Maria Loveday6th Grade Math / 6th Grade Social Studies281.234.2479
Lisa McConnell6th Grade Math281.234.2465
Elizabeth Perry6th Grade Math Lab281.234.2480
Jennifer Srack6th Grade Math281.234.2317
Gracie Benson7th Grade Math281.234.2496
Emily Morgan7th Grade Math281.234.2304
Emma Biddle8th Grade Math/Algebra281.234.2344
Meredith DaSilvaAlgebra / Geometry / Department Chair281.234.2495
Emily LevertAlgebra / 8th Grade Math281.234.2494
Tyra Mouton8th grade Math / Coach281.234.2490


Nazma Ajmeri6th Grade Science281.234.2302
Melissa Brignac6th Grade Science281.234.2468
Mark Torti6th Grade Science281.234.2476
Kelley Vercellino 7th Grade Science281.234.2475
Travis Cassity7th & 8th Grade Science281.234.2478
Bayley Selvey7th Grade Science281.234.2346
Alexia Silva6th and 7th Grade Science / Cheer Sponsor281.234.2323
Kelly Danford8th Grade Science281.234.2488
Naureen Ali8th Grade Science281.234.2461
Chandra Zepeda8th Grade Science / Department Chair281.234.2472

Social Studies

JJ Haynie6th Grade Social Studies / Track281.234.2445
Marianne Hudspeth6th Grade Social Studies281.234.2417
Phil Losasso6th Grade Social Studies281.234.2460
Denise Parisher7th Grade Social Studies281.234.2459
Chris Snyder7th Grade Social Studies281.234.2333
Erika Strickland7th Grade Social Studies281.234.2440
Christine Hewitt8th Grade Social Studies281.234.2470
Jason Hicks8th Grade Social Studies281.234.2425
Melody Murray8th Grade Social Studies / Department Chair281.234.2458
Tyler Ruffeno8th Grade Social Studies281.234.2305


Billy HuffBoys PE281.234.2469
Jennie MillerAthletic Coordinator281.234.2423
Bryan BlakeAssistant Athletic Coordinator281.234.2426
Jessica BrunettGirls PE281.234.2308
Anna FariasGirls PE281.234.2487
Kristen LauritanoGirls PE281.234.2424
Anthony AmooBoys PE281.234.2444
Kyle ParrishBoys PE281.234.2422

Fine Arts

Donnie ArtleyBand Director281.234.2456
Joseph CherwinkAssistant Band Director281.234.2443
Nicole RichardsonAssistant Band Director281.234.9886
Jessica CapshawOrchestra Assistant281.234.2451
Chris PonceOrchestra Assistant281.234.2327
Bryanna PorterOrchestra Director281.234.2451
David LeeChoir Director281.234.2453
Regan MurrellAssistant Choir Director281.234.2306
Christine (Tina) HoltTheatre Director, Department Chair281.234.2454
Heather VillanoAssistant Theatre Director281.234.2428
Ashley MillsArt281.234.2455
Elias ReyesArt281.234.2427


Holly Datwyler8th Grade Principles of Human Services281.234.2436
Lee KeimLeadworthy / Career Investigations281.234.2477
Bethzaida Wyche8th Grade Principles of Applied Engineering / Principles of Manufacturing281.234.2439
David CrockettPrinciples of Information Technology / Touch Systems Data Entry / Web Coordinator / Soccer281.234.2438
Maria GorositoSpanish 1 / Spanish for Spanish Speakers281.234.2408
Carolyn TurnerSpanish281.234.2309

Student Support

Aaron SmithCoTeacher / ICS281.234.2316
Yaneth MoralesLife Skills Aide281.234.2419
Martha PereiraLifeskills Aide281.234.2419
Angela RuskeLife Skills / SPED281.234.2419
Ina GillSPED PASS Aide281.234.2330
Nicole KubacakPASS281.234.2369
Renee DecancioCoTeacher / ICS281.234.2419
Subaratha  DhinakerCoTeacher / ICS281.234.9893
Theresa HesterCoTeacher / ICS / Cheer Sponsor281.234.9882
Joyce ReavisCoTeacher / ICS281.234.2331
Gail SmithCoTeacher / ICS / SPED Department Chair281.234.2492
Linda GonzalezESL Aide281.234.9844
Tammy AganISS Aide281.234.2348
Usha DwarkanathESL Aide
Jessica AndersonDyslexia Specialist281.234.2394
Kirby AldridgeJCAP Aide
Megan CurtinoJCAP Case Manager281.234.9892
Sarah GodfreyJCAP Aide
Emma IrwinJCAP Aide
Don ShrumCampus Security281.234.2345

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