SCHALMONT - Key Persons


Adam Dolan


Adam Labuda


Aileen Ryan

Job Titles:
  • Assistant Principal

Aimee Yankowski


Alicia Madej


Alisha Couse


Alitza Shoss


Allison Weber


Amanda Rider


Amber Berry


Amy Macauley


Andrea Bryson

Job Titles:
  • Science

Angela Uhl


Angelo Santabarbara

Job Titles:
  • President of the Board
Angelo D. Santabarbara is serving his second term on the Schalmont Board of Education. Mr. Santabarbara - not to be confused with the NYS Assemblyman - is a firm believer in enriching the Schalmont education to build better students within the constraints of budgets that our community can tolerate. Mr. Santabarbara and his wife, Melissa, are proud parents of four past and present Schalmont students (one currently in elementary school, another in high school, and two graduates). He has served as Board of Education Vice President and on multiple board committees since 2013 including the Policy Committee, Budget Advisory Committee, Technology Committee, Profile of a Graduate, and the Tech Cabinet. Mr. Santabarbara has been the Director of Networks and Systems at Siena College since 2012. He earned his MBA in Information Systems and Technology Management from the Rochester Institute of Technology in 1998 after receiving his bachelor's degree in Biotechnology from RIT in 1997.

Ann Schulman


Antonia Piccirillo


Armine Spoelstra

Job Titles:
  • Director

Ashley Williams


Barbara Marotta


Ben Beliveau


Bonnie Barner


Bonnie Case


Bonnie Wilson


Brandy O'Donnell

Job Titles:
  • CPSE Secretary & Student Registration

Brandy Pedinotti


Breanna Kearney


Brenda Leitt

Job Titles:
  • District Clerk

Brian Croote


Brian Sheldon


Bronson Knaggs


Camille Simon


Camryn Mesick


Carlyn Beaver

Job Titles:
  • Special Education

Carol Kramer


Carolyn Cassels


Carolyn Stagnitti


Carrie Fiske


Carrie Shapiro

Job Titles:
  • School Psychologist

Cassandra Shafer


Catherine Pray

Job Titles:
  • Secretary

Charlotte Schwartz

Job Titles:
  • Library

Chase Campbell


Cheryl Glindmyer


Christina Romano

Job Titles:
  • Counselor ( a - L )

Christine Muzio


Colette McKelvey


Colleen Monaco


Corinne Kinns


Cornelius Bradt

Job Titles:
  • Library & Digital Media

Courtney Deming

Job Titles:
  • Science

Courtney Frederick

Job Titles:
  • Administrative Assistant

Courtney LaBarge


Courtney Powell


Craig Couture


Daniel Hanley


David Lawrence

David Lawrence is serving his first term on the Board of Education. He has a bachelor's degree in Secondary Social Studies Adolescent Education and History from SUNY Cortland and a master's degree in Curriculum Design and Instructional Technology from SUNY Albany. He has been teaching Global History and college level Economics for over 15 years. He and his wife, Melanie, have two boys at Jefferson Elementary. David is a Cub Scout Pack 54 Den Leader and also coaches Rotterdam Youth Soccer and RC Little League.

Dayna D'Ambrosio

Job Titles:
  • Attendance Secretary

Dean Hamilton


Debbie Falcone - CIO

Job Titles:
  • Chief Information Officer

Deborah McCloskey


Deborah McGarry

Job Titles:
  • Secretary

Deborah Proulx


Denise Smith

Job Titles:
  • Secretary

Donna Woods

Job Titles:
  • Secretary to the Superintendent & Tax Collector

Dr. Thomas Reardon

Job Titles:
  • Superintendent
  • CSD As Superintendent
Dr. Thomas Reardon joined Schalmont CSD as Superintendent in July 2020. He previously served as Superintendent for Wynantskill Union Free School District for five years. Prior to that, he served as Principal of Voorheesville Elementary School from 2009 to 2015. Dr. Reardon began his career as a middle school English Language Arts Teacher in the Bethlehem Central School District, before moving into an administrative position as Assistant Principal at Slingerlands Elementary School. He also has spent years working as an adjunct professor in teacher education programs around the Capital District and has published articles pertaining to best teaching practices, collaborative practices, and moral, culture, and climate.

Elizabeth Lancto


Elizabeth Popolizio


Elizabeth Walrath


Emily Holodak


Eric Lybrand


Erica Keefer


Erika Boehlke


Erika Filkins


Erika Minehardt-Quick


Erin Goncerz


Evan Williamson


Felicia Amoroso

Job Titles:
  • Administrative Assistant

George Alden

Job Titles:
  • Music

Greg Loiacono

Job Titles:
  • Counselor

Hannah Busch


Heather Cohen


Heather O'Keefe


Holly Stadel


Jamie Pink


Jason Beck


Jason McCord - CCO

Job Titles:
  • Director of Communications

Jean D'Alessandro


Jean Hanson

Jean Hanson is serving her third term on the Schalmont Board of Education. She is the Director of the Bureau of Business Intelligence for the New York State Office of the Medical Inspector General. She is a member of the district's Policy Committee and has previously served on the Facilities, District Safety, and Audit Committees. Ms. Hanson graduated from Schalmont High School. She attended Schenectady County Community College, where she majored in Culinary Arts and, later, Accounting. She and her husband, Steven, have two children who are Schalmont High School alumni.

Jeff Devine


Jeff Van Hoesen


Jennifer Pierce


Jessica Bennett


Jessica Dolan


Jessica Melchior


Jessica Torsiello


Jessica Zupan


Jill Facteau


Jillian Baird

Job Titles:
  • Science

Joby Gifford

Job Titles:
  • Principal

Joe Whipple


Joelle Sweet


John George


John Mrazik


John O'Donnell

Job Titles:
  • Director of Facilities

Joi Rumbaugh


Joseph Keenan


Joy Moore


Julie Foster


Julie Ploss

Job Titles:
  • Music

Julie Toas


Julie Umar

Job Titles:
  • Assistant Principal

Justine Buckley


Kacie Rea


Kaila Jackson

Job Titles:
  • School Social Worker

Kaley Brindisi


Karen Feurer


Karen Lynch


Karen Passino


Karen Rogotzke


Karen Ryder


Kate Choi

Job Titles:
  • Counselor

Kate Kruk

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Board
  • Vice President of the Board
Kate Kruk earned her bachelor's degree in English Education from The College of Saint Rose. She has spent many years as a successful event director and fundraising specialist in the local nonprofit industry. This experience has made her very aware of budget constraints and how to make every penny count. Currently, Ms. Kruk is the Director of Community Engagement for Livingston Energy Group. She is an active volunteer for the Makerspace program and is involved with the Friends of Schalmont Libraries and Friends of Music. She also coordinated the Jefferson Turn off the TV initiative for several years. She and her husband, David have children in the Schalmont classes of 2021 and 2022. Ms. Kruk serves on the Policy and Profile of Graduate/Strategic Planning committees.

Katherine Brown


Kathie McKeon

Job Titles:
  • Secretary

Kathleen Russell

Job Titles:
  • Director of PE, Health & Athletics

Kathleen Sellnow


Kathryn Farry


Katie Cole


Katie LeRoy


Katie Mankuski


Kelly Benkoski


Kevin McKearn


Kevin Thompson

Kevin Thompson is serving his fourth term on the Schalmont Board of Education. He is the chief financial officer of Quandt's Foodservice Distributors, Inc. He also is licensed in New York State as a certified public accountant (CPA). Mr. Thompson has coached Rotterdam Little League for the past several years. He also volunteers his time as an instructor for business/accounting courses at SUNY Cobleskill's Community Outreach Program. Prior to serving on the school board, he served on the Schalmont Budget Advisory Committee for more than seven years. His professional memberships include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the NYS Society of CPAs. Mr. Thompson received his bachelor's degree from the University at Albany. He and his wife, Carol, live on Becker Crossing in Schenectady. They have two children who both attend Schalmont schools.

Kim Brandt


Kim Dunham


Kim Knapik


Kimberly Donofrio


Kimberly Woodrow


Krista Bondi


Kristen Reilly


Kristin Brady

Job Titles:
  • Special Education

Kristin DiPiazza


Kyle Canavally

Job Titles:
  • Resource Officer

Kylie Gibbs

Job Titles:
  • Counselor

Laura Edick


Laura Schrepper

Job Titles:
  • Counselor ( M - Z )

Lauren Defayette


Laurie Hughes


Laurie Kapfer - Treasurer

Job Titles:
  • Treasurer

Laurie Macken


Leea Mulone


Lindsay McConnelee


Lisa Ash

Job Titles:
  • School Social Worker

LuAnn Duxbury

Job Titles:
  • Science

Lyndsay Mattice


Lynette Miller


Madison DeCerce


Marc Geer


Maria Zarrillo

Job Titles:
  • Food Service Director

Marisa Caprara


Mark Woodrow


Mary Zanta


Maryann Campagnano


MaryBeth Flatley


Matthew Goebel


Matthew Heckman

Job Titles:
  • Principal

Meghan Davis


Meghan Mulkerrin


Melissa Dawes


Melissa Gemmett

Job Titles:
  • Payroll

Melissa Patneaude


Melissa Pierson


Melissa Rao

Job Titles:
  • Library Media Specialist

Micaela Williams


Michael Atkinson


Michael Christy

Job Titles:
  • Music

Michael Harris


Michael Hurteau


Michael Libertucci


Michele Guzek


Michele Williams


Michelle Laribee


Michelle Stevens


Michelle Weeks


Mike Mastrella


Mike Williams


Miranda Eldridge

Miranda Eldridge is serving her first term on the Board of Education. Miranda resides in Rotterdam with her fiancé and their son, a student at Jefferson Elementary. Miranda and her family have also had the enriching experience of hosting an exchange student from Germany who has been attending Schalmont High School this year. Miranda is an active member of the Jefferson Elementary PTO and attends Schalmont School Board meetings regularly as a community member.

Molly Brown


Monica DiCocco


Morgan Fitzpatrick


Natacha Cruz


Natalie Casalinuovo


Nicole Martyn

Job Titles:
  • Assistant Principal

Nora Sabatini


Patricia Dowse

Job Titles:
  • Member of the Board
Pat Dowse is serving her second term on the Schalmont Board of Education. She is the VP of Business Development at New York Alliance for Inclusion and Innovation. She has children in the Schalmont School District and resides in Rotterdam, NY.

Patrick Houlihan


Rachael France


Rachel Stockbridge


Raegan Gleason


Rebecca Danforth

Job Titles:
  • School Psychologist

Rebecca Remis


Regina Hanson


Ryan Fries

Job Titles:
  • Physical Education

Ryan Little


Sandra Riggin


Sara O'Brien


Sarah Brassard

Job Titles:
  • Teaching Assistant

Sarah Mattice


Sarah Scotti


SaraJane Cipperly


Scott Ziomek

Job Titles:
  • Principal

Sean Spacher


Shannon D'Aurizio


Shannon O'Rourke


Sharon Aniolek

Job Titles:
  • Teaching Assistant

Shea Carr


Stacy Butler


Stephanie Carter

Job Titles:
  • School Social Worker

Steve Connell

Job Titles:
  • Transportation Supervisor

Sue DiCaprio


Sue Schiavo


Sue Torres


Susan Bird

Job Titles:
  • Teaching Assistant

Suzanne Pris


Tara Benedetto


Tara Bush


Terri McCreadie

Job Titles:
  • Director of Technology Services

Thomas Borkowski


Tiffany Wood


Tracie Perone


Tracy Pontin


Wendy Spezza


Wendy Stearns