At Brown International Academy, we foster the growth of internationally minded people and create positive attitudes about learning. Our award-winning leadership team and teaching staff are dedicated to creating fun, engaging learning experiences every day. Just ask the kids!

Below, you will find a listing of all staff linked to their DPS email address (typically Please also click on your child’s grade level to see more detailed information specific to your child’s curriculum and links to teacher blogs.


Office Staff

Sue Williams, Principal

Amy Hegwood, Assistant Principal

Sheryl Frausto, Secretary II

Sheri Niko, Secretary I

Kristina Polizzotto, School Nurse 101A

Melissa Capozza, IB Coordinator Room 201

ECE Staff

Caroline Nelson, Room 126

Beth Gershman, Room 125

Kindergarten Staff

Erika Suckow, Room 109

Heidi Stark, Room 112

Laura_Lasswell, Room 110

Tara Hammond, Room 113

First Grade Staff

Kelsey Meyering, Room 117

Brenica de la Torre, Room 118

Gina Ludwig, Room 103

Jennifer Ardourel, Room 104

Second Grade Staff

Evyenia Pappas Room 116

Matt Fisher, Room 105

Julie Weathers Room 106

Anna Beck, Room 115

Third Grade Staff

Kate Tynan-Ridgeway, Room 216

Olivia Filion, Room 217

Whitney Hamlin, Room 204

Alicia Polston, Room 205

Fourth Grade Staff

Kathleen Gormley, Room 202

Audrey Goodman, Room 218

Diane Santorico Room 203

Jessica Studley, Room 219

Fifth Grade Staff

Wendy Edwards, Room 211

Meghan Wannamaker Room 209 Meghan_Wannamaker

Amanda Jaquette, Room 213

Eric Hines, Room 215,

Marissa Delhotal, A/N, Room 130

Special Education

Meegan Epps, Special Ed Teacher, Room 111

Lenna Deane, Special Ed Teacher, Room 212

Specials Staff

Pamela Lockwood, Music Teacher, Room 122, Spanish Teacher, Room 129

Addie Howard, Gym

Jesse Bott, Visual Arts Teacher, Room 121

Michelle Townley, Technology, Room 119

Senior Team Lead/Intervention

Lisa Hennessy, Room, 212

Carrie Maxfield, Room 214

Adrienne Oliver Room 214

Support Staff

Shelley Keeling- Cooper, ESL Teacher,

Rachel Chappell, G.T Teacher 1 day (Tuesday)

Sarah Bernauer, Intervention/ESL,

Shannon Kishel, Psychologist, Room 108

Amanda Wickenkamp, OT, Room 112b

Cindy Snalam, Speech Therapy-Room 208

Kelly Welch, Hearing Specialist, Room 112b

Tiffany Casares, Social Worker, Room 114

Custodial Staff

Mario Hernandez, Facility Manager

Cedric Baca, Asst. Facility Mgr.

Lunchroom Staff

Leticia Cervantes, Manager