Our Team

Our Lady of the Lakes Catholic School employs or contracts teachers who hold baccalaureate or higher degrees and who are professionally certified or in the certification process.

Administration

Fr. Flavio Montes
Pastor
Barbara Picazo
Principal
Maria Ortega
Assistant Principal

Faculty

Early Childhood

Jessica Serao
Pre K 2
Lisa Navarro
Pre K 3
Alina Falcon
Pre K 4 | Early Childhood Program Director
Yolanda Pelaez
Pre K 4

Elementary

Maria Alfonso
4th and 5th Grade Science and Social Studies
Cindy Garcia
Kindergarten
Anexa Lara
Kindergarten
Laura Ochoa
First Grade
Dianna Acosta
First Grade
Natalie Argote
Second Grade
Jalenni Cruz
Second Grade
Maria Quintana
Third Grade - Science, Religion and Math
Veronica Dreher
Third Grade Language Arts and Social Studies
Milena Reyes
Fourth Grade
Elisse Hernandez
Fourth Grade Language Arts and Religion
Gisis Mora
Fifth Grade Language Arts and Religion

Middle School

Mrs. Evelyn Mendez
Seventh Grade Language Arts and Sixth Grade Religion
Melissa Menendez
Social Studies
Michelle Bustillo
Sixth and Eighth Grade Literature
Annette Price
Mathematics
Lee Savarese
Middle School Science
Rosie Cabrera
Religion Coordinator, Eighth Grade Religion and L. A.

Special Area Teachers

Osvaldo Ozon III
Athletic Director & Physical Education
Alena Beasley Ygarza
Art
Dominick Cama
Music
Fanny Medina
Spanish
Nancy Lagroue
STREAM Coordinator
Nicole Peña
Instructional Technology Resource Coordinator/ STREAM

Teachers’ Aides

Petri Gutierrez
Teacher Aide
Gloria Jurin
Pre K 4 Aide
Jaquelina Rajo-Vereau
Kindergarten Aide
Ana Abraham
Pre K 3 Aide
Irma Botana
Classroom Aide
Beatriz Gonzalez
Pre K 2 Aide
Monica Lozano
Pre K 4 Aide
Sandra Ruiz
Pre K 2 Aide

Support Staff

Ana Gordon
Student Support Services/Resource Teacher
Elsa Reus
Community Relations and Alumni Director
Elizabeth Alvarez
Library Aide/ In-House Substitute Teacher
Ilia Altino
Student Support Services/Resource Teacher
Aeleen Garrido-Tortorici
Students Support Services Coordinator/Licensed Mental Health Counselor
Sylvia Gonzalez
Student Support Services/Instructional Coach

Office Staff

Mimi Capuano
Executive Assistant to the Principal for Finances
Ana Mantilla
Operations Manager
Adriana Davis
Secretary
Niurka Becerra
Tuition Coordinator

Maintenance Staff

Gabriel Gallego
Supervisor
Salvador Iannicelli
Nestor Amador