CCS treasures its staff – both new and old.
Krystal Dillard: 5 years at CCS/13 years as a teacher – B.A., Howard University/M.A., Marymount University/Teaching Credential Holly Lash*: 8 years at CCS/15 years as a teacher – B.F.A., Adelphi University/M.F.A., CalArts/M.A Candidate, Antioch University Hillary Post: 1 year at CCS/5 years as a teacher – B.A., McGill University/M.A., Columbia University/Teaching Credential Ruby Rodriguez: 4 years at CCS/5 years as a teacher – B.A., CSUN/Teaching Credential Chrissy Schoellkopf: 1 year at CCS/3 years as a teacher – B.A., Pennsylvania State University/M.A., Antioch University/Teaching Credential Lindsey Young: 8 years at CCS/8 years as a teacher – B.A., USC/M.S., Bank Street College/Teaching Credential SPECIALISTS
Seth Drenner (Art/Print Shop): 11 years at CCS/15 years as a teacher – B.A., University of Northern Iowa/B.F.A., Art Center College of Design Dalida Haytayan (Dance/Movement): 1 year at CCS/14 years as a teacher – B.A., Mimar Sinan University Conservatory (Istanbul) Angela Lloyd (Storytelling): 7 years at CCS/32 years as a teacher – B.A., Rollins College/M.F.A., Florida State University/Asolo Conservatory Juan Langarica (Physical Fitness): 3 years at CCS/1 year as a teacher – B.A. Candidate, Los Angeles Mission College Aaron Williams (Music): 5 years at CCS/9 years as a teacher – B.A., Missouri Western State University/M.A. Candidate, CSULB/Orff III Certification, CSULA ASSISTANT TEACHERS Errick Clements*: 5 years at CCS/23 years as a teacher – B.A. Candidate, CSULA/B.A. Candidate, USC Berlin Emerson: 1st year at CCS/2 years as a teacher – B.A. New England Culinary Institute/B.A. Candidate, Antioch University Rafe Goodwell: 6 years at CCS/7 years as a teacher – B.A., UCSB/M.A. Candidate, Antioch University Clay Hazelwood: 3 years at CCS/3 years as a teacher – B.F.A., CalArts/M.F.A., CalArts Lynn Kuratomi*, Assistant Teacher for Educational Support: 13 years at CCS/12 years as a teacher/Para-educator Certification, LAVC Cara Kinkel**: 7 years at CCS/16 years as a teacher – B.A., Columbia University/M.A. Candidate, Antioch University Maronke Sims: 1st year at CCS/11 years as a teacher – B.A., CSUN/M.A. Candidate, CSULA ADMINISTRATION Andrea Blanco, Business Manager: 2 years at CCS – B.S., UC Riverside/M.B.A., Plymouth State University Berta De Leon*, Administrative Assistant: 15 years at CCS Carlos Garcia*, Maintenance/Security: 15 years at CCS – B.S., University of El Salvador Brandi McPherson*, Curriculum Coordinator: 8 years at CCS/18 years as a teacher – B.A., CSUN/Teaching Credential Heather McPherson*, Director of Advancement: 16 years at CCS – B.A., CSUN/Fundraising Certificate, UCLA George Nersisyan, Director of the Children’s Arts Institute: 9 years at CCS – B.A., CSUN Helen Stevenson*, Assistant Head of School: 30 years at CCS Olga Winbush*, Curriculum Consultant: 20 years at CCS/38 years as a teacher – B.A., UCLA/M.A., Pacific Oaks College/Ph.D., UCLA
* Alumni Parents
** CCS Alumnus
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