Mr. Felice has been at St. Mary’s High School for three years, after spending 33 years in public education.
What he enjoys most about working at St. Mary’s is the kids. “They are simply the best,” he said.
Joe TrechterDirector of Advancement and Admissions
Robyn CrossDirector of Student Life
Adviser for: Ambassadors, Link Crew, and National Honor Society
Dennis VigilAthletic Director/Dean of Students
Mr. Vigil joined the St. Mary’s family as athletic director and dean of students at the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year. Before joining St. Mary’s, Vigil amassed 35 years experience in education, including 13 years in administration and serving as principal at Doherty High School in Colorado Springs.
Christine BaldwinTeacher, Spanish and English as a Second Language
Greg BiondiTeacher, Social Studies
Dusty CampbellDirector, Academic Support Program
Mr. Campbell also teaches a study skills course.
Rick ChampionChair, Theology Department
Mr. Champion teaches senior theology classes, and serves as adviser for Student Senate.
Father Joe DygertTeacher, Theology
Father Dygert teaches sophomore and junior theology classes.
Mark EnglandTeacher, English and PE
Delia Febres-ButlerTeacher, English and Speech
Mrs. Febres-Butler teaches ninth grade English and speech and serves as the drama coach.
Nora FrederickTeacher, Science
Kim GermanTeacher, World Geography
Kathy HanshewChair, Science Department
Ms. Hanshew has been at St. Mary’s for more than 30 years, and has served as teacher, volleyball coach, and athletic director.
Tom HarderChair, Math and Business Department
In addition to teaching math, Mr. Harder assists with teaching the engineering courses.
Al HartzellTeacher, Science
Mr. Hartzell also serves as the monitor for the Environmental Club.
Jim HopkinsChair, English Department
In addition to teaching, Mr. Hopkins works with the Forensic Team.
Dave HylandTeacher, Math
Mr. Hyland teaches AP Calculus, Statistics, Advanced Algebra, and Trigonometry and serves as the head coach for the softball team.
Tena JelinekTeacher, Theology
Mrs. Jelinek teaches freshman theology and campus ministry courses. She also serves as adviser for the Youth Philanthropy Club and the sophomore class, and is co-sponsor of the community service program.
Rebecca KeithTeacher, Math and Science
In addition to teaching math and science courses, including AP Biology, Ms. Keith serves as the assistant coach for the swim team.
Mike KloenneTeacher, Math and Engineering
In addition to teaching, Mr. Kloenne also serves as sponsor for the Engineering Club, Rubik’s Cube Club, and is the faculty adviser for the Students for Life Club.
Gustave NaderChair, Foreign Language Department
Mr. Nader teaches Spanish III, Spanish IV, and AP Spanish. He also serves as sponsor for Spanish National Honor Society and the Mate Club.
Anna SanzoChair, Social Studies Department
Dr. Chantal SeitzTeacher, English and Yearbook
Dr. Seitz teaches English II and English IIa and serves as yearbook adviser.
Karen SimkissTeacher, Art and Photography
Ms. Simkiss teaches Art I-IV, Photography I-IV, AP Art, 3-D Studio Art, Pottery and Ceramics, and serves as sponsor for the National Art Honor Society and the sophomore class.
Suzanne TibbitsTeacher, Science
Dr. Suzanne WheelerTeacher, English
Dr. Wheeler attended St. Mary’s High School in the mid-1960s and has taught at the school for nine years.