Faculty and Staff

We, as a faculty and staff are committed in helping students achieve their very best! Our desire and expectation is for all students to maximize their full potential and leave Westlake ready for the next step in life. Whether they choose a higher education path or they join the workforce, we hope great things for them and want to teach them whatever is needed to be successful in life. We are “Light and Excellence”!

Teacher Websites

1Several teachers have a classroom website that you will find assignments, lectures and general information. Please refer to them throughout the year…most questions can be answered by going to their website.

Teacher Syllabus

2Teachers will be handing out a syllabus for each of their classes this year. Make sure you get it from your teacher. This will give you a timeline of what will be expected in that teachers class. Use this tool so you can be prepared at all times!

CTE

Mike Gowans

Department Chair/Bio-Ag

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Ty Bevan

Ag Mech/Bio Ag

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Lena Baadsgaard

Bio Ag

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Christine Holt

Clothing/Interior Design

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Geary Page

Marketing/Web Design

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Cody Burdett

Woodworking

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Darrin Edwards

Digital Photo

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Kristen Adams

Medical Anatomy/Sports Medicine

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Roger Debry

Computer Programming

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Laura Giles

CTE Specialist

Nathan Pickett

TV/Video Production

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Trevor Whiting

Health Science/Exercise Science

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Shanna Omer

Child Care

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Craig McAffee

Computer Tech/Co-Op

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Candace Wilson

Foods/ProStart

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Carl Hamer

Law Enforcement

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Chris Bahr

Web Design

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Mark Ercanbrack

Financial Literacy

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Chris Jolley

Financial Literacy

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English

Daniel Potter

English

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Lori Blakesley

English

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Whitney Child

Department Chair/English

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Michelle Ostrin

English

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Ben Jones

English

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Christopher Ward

English

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PE/Health

Andrew Fresques

PE

Kimberly Rohner

PE/Health

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Jasmin Britt

Health/PE

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Chris Rushing

PE/Health

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Jonathan Garrison

PE/Health

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Daren Ward

Health/PE

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Carol Stockin

Health/PE

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Visual Arts

Darrin Edwards

Media/Dig. Photography

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Mariah Benson

Art

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Rebecca Dajany

Department Chair/Art/Yearbook

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Korryn Coates

Art/Ceramics

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Ben Szabo

Art

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World Languages

Christian Adkinson

Department Chair/Spanish

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Chris Cooper

Spanish

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Hallie Hayes

Spanish

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Michael Christensen

French

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Amanda Green

ASL

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Trevor Schramm

American Sign Language

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Shari Hyatt

French

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Patsy Tam

Chinese

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Amy Kutsulis

Spanish

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Math

Cameron Smith

Math

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Jon Benight

Math

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Jennifer Boucher

Math

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Jeffrey Derbidge

Math

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Brandee Merkley

Department Chair/Math

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Whitney Christensen

Math

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Randall Barker

Math

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Jennie Openshaw

Math

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Benjamin Test

Math

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Rebecca Lambert

Math

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Science

Don Bastian

Department Chair/Chemistry

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Julia Grimes

Physics/Astronomy

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Nathan Carling

Biology/Earth Systems

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Kenyon Christen

Biology

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Chris Miller

Physics/Astronomy

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Justin Meek

Chemistry

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Jake Gordon

Biology

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Gordon Fluckiger

Physics/Chemistry

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Joshua Oltrogge

Physics/Astronomy

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Performing Arts

Amy Morrey

Department Chair/Drama

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Jeffrey Sosa

Ballroom

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Jeremy Megginson

Music/Band

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Randen Heywood

Orchestra

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Chelsea Budge

Dance

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Maureen Hatch

Choir

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Chase White

Color Guard/Winter Guard

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Student Advocates

Colleen Sorensen

Student Last Name A-Duq

Candice Samuelson

Student Last Name Roc-Z

Chris Kirkham

Student Last Name Dur-La

Heidi Winn

Student Last Name Le-Rob

Specialist

Ginger Allred

Lunchroom Manager

Shelie Wright

Lunchroom Account Technician

Michael Bohne

Technology

Kurt Francom

Head Custodian

Debbie Hortt

School Nurse

Tara Flora

Transition Specialist

Officer Hamer

School Resource Officer

Blake Jensen

Day Custodian

Trevor Whiting

Athletic Trainer

Randy Shepherd

Lead Custodian

Laura Giles

CTE Specialist

David Young

Speech Therapist

Special Education

Derick Milne

Department Head/Reading

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DeAnn Anderton

Math

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Collette Gerber

Math

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Tim Lawson

Math

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Susan Gordon

Life Skills

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Brandon Jackson

English/Math

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Chelsea Webb

Math

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Jenni Nakken

Math

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Social Studies

Kim Gerun

Department Chair/US History

APUSH Website   US Honors Website   US Wars

Ben Byrd

US History

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Michael Felix

History

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Meghan Fuller

History

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Laura Romo

History

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Brittany Holman

Government & Citizenship

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Cathy Miner

Psychology/AP Psychology

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Joshua Morris

History

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Leone Saaga

POP Leadership

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Clerical

Natalie Clark

Lead Secretary

Ximena Johnson

Registrar

Leslie Jones

Attendance Secretary

Tracey Wilkinson

Finance Specialist

Shari Gleed

Campus Aide/Front Office Receptionist

Stephanie North

Media Assistant

Kjristina Hill

Financial Accounts Receivable

Julie Wright

Counseling  Secretary

Sharon Mardesich

Activities Coordinator

Michelle Brydson

Copy Center

Suzanne Ball

Counseling Secretary

Charlene Christensen

Counseling Secretary/Assistant Registrar

Kelly Bergmann

Attendance Secretary

Melissa Brockett

Front Office Secretary

Kelly McDevitt

Front Office Secretary

Anna Denison

Front Office Secretary

Eastshore Center

Seante Williams

Eastshore Center Specialist

Daniel Robison

Eastshore Center Specialist

Other

Tabitha Hanks

Debate

Sara Barton

Daycare Assistant

Colleen Wall

Daycare Assistant

Kindra Densmore

Daycare Assistant

Melissa Yates

Distance Ed Facilitator

Jeanne Garner

Ed Net Facilitator

Jane Pate

Para-Professional–Special Education (IEP Scheduler)

McKell Nelson

Psychologist

Franci Warner

Textbook Depository Specialist

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