Our Staff

Staff Directory

Our staff are the collective heartbeat of North Florida School of Special Education. We are educators, cheerleaders, confidants, and coaches, united by a love for our students and an eagerness to see them grow and succeed. North Florida School of Special Education starts and ends with these people.


Sally Hazelip, Head of School
Deb Rains, Assistant Head of School
Melanie Jensen, Director of Development
Ellen Hiser, Director of Berry Good Farms
Judy Miller, Director of Finance & Operations
Kit Thomas, Capital Campaign Manager
Julie Steinkamp, Marketing & Outreach Coordinator
Jamie Onorato, Education & Program Coordinator
Ann Atkins, Educational & Vocational Coordinator
Allison Mitchell, Administrative Assistant & Records Clerk
Carolyn Williams, Human Resource Manager
Mary Beth Creecy, Bookkeeper
Cathy Roberts, Nurse Consultant


Rebecca Skinner, Elementary I Teacher
Brittany Selmon, Elementary I Assistant
Whitney McCowan, Elementary I Assistant
Angela Simons, Elementary II Teacher
Greta Mosteller, Elementary II Co-Teacher
Kara Bragg, Elementary III Teacher
Patti Sexton, Elementary III Assistant
Amanda Robison, Intermediate I Teacher
Ashley Beall, Intermediate I Assistant
Karin Hunt, Intermediate II Teacher
Ashley Miller, Intermediate II Assistant
Caterina Griffith, Secondary I Teacher
MeKenzie Joiner, Secondary I Assistant
Stacy Santiago, Secondary II Teacher
Heather Welch, Secondary II Assistant
Caitlyn Andrews, Secondary III Teacher
Corrie Hines-Daniels, Secondary III Assistant
Dayna Karl, Transition Teacher
Dawn Thomas, Transition Teacher
Jenna Hunt, Transition Assistant
Ingrid Fabianova, Community Job Coach
Matt Wiley, Facilities and Groundskeeping Assistant & Job Coach
Natalie Thomas, Berry Good Farms on the Go Job Coach & Social Media Manager
Brett Swearingen, Berry Good Farms on the Go & Special Events Manager
Amy Alexander, Culinary Arts Manager
Tim Armstrong, Berry Good Farms Manager
Wayde Quisenberry, Facilities & Groundskeeping Manager
Roberta Cooley, Garden Educational Coordinator
Nancy Hutchison, Receptionist
Adea Reardon, Teacher Assistant
Christine Thomas, Librarian

Zach Dennis, Berry Good Farms Assistant
Gail Wickenden, Barkin’ Biscuits Co-Manager
Donna Hayes, Barkin’ Biscuits Co-Manager
Colleen Miller, Barkin’ Biscuits Assistant
Jill Morrow, Art Teacher
Grace Williams, Art Teacher
Ciaran Sontag, Music Teacher, Job Coach & Barkin’ Biscuits Sales and Marketing
Tanner Graham, Physical Education Coach & Job Coach
Mary Huszcza, Occupational Therapist
Mary Kay Hall, Physical Therapist
Barbara Charlton, Occupational Therapist Assistant
Bethany Walker, Speech Therapist
Roddie Moreland, Custodian