Personnel Support Services

Teachers of the Year by Site

Poway Unified School District
2019 School Site Teachers of the Year

This is a list of all PUSD 2019 school site Teachers of the Year. All of these finalists are outstanding candidates, representative of the high caliber of professionalism and commitment that is characteristic of Poway Unified School District teachers.

Site Name
Adobe Bluffs  Kathleen Seckington
Abraxas  Robert Lutticken
Alternative Programs  Elizabeth (Betsy) Johnson
Bernardo Heights Azza Ayouty
Black Mountain  Elaine Page
Chaparral  Denise Dwyer
Creekside  Karmyn Beireis
Career Technical & Adult Education  Ann Fisher
Deer Canyon  Leigh Fitzgerald
Del Norte  Courtney Craig
Del Sur  Margaret Bergamin
Garden Road  Jaclyn Vella
Highland Ranch  Lien Mai
Los Penasquitos  Margaret Kinsey
Meadowbrook  Anne Brady
Mesa Verde  Kristen Kennedy
Midland  Sarah McCracken
Monterey Ridge  Angela Atienza
Morning Creek  Christina Hall
Mt. Carmel  Megan Jones
Oak Valley  Stephen Whittaker
Pomerado  Brietta James
Poway  Dean Cortez
Rancho Bernardo  Coleen Montgomery
Rolling Hills  Kelly Coate
Shoal Creek  Lisa Ransom
Stone Ranch  Jennifer Inzunza
Sundance  Jennifer Dodero
Sunset Hills  Monda Forrestal
Tierra Bonita  Kristin Stowe
Turtleback  Aaron Betschel
Twin Peaks  Megan Andrade
Valley  Lisa Jones
Westwood  Theresa Stogsdill
Westview  My-Nga Ingram
Willow Grove  Melissa Cariss

* PUSD Teacher of the Year


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