Faculty & Staff

Leadership Team

ELENA FABUNAN

Principal

Degree(s): B.A. Liberal Studies, Spanish/English Concentration, M.Ed. in Educational Counseling, M. Ed. in Educational LeadershipYears in Service: 26 CCSDHobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Spending time with my grandchildren, traveling, reading, watching soccer, baseball, hockey, and footballEmail address: fabunem@nv.ccsd.net

REBECCA DEYOUNG

Instructional Coach

Rebecca De YoungTitle: Learning StrategistDegree(s): B.S. in Zoology, M.Ed. in Curriculum and Instruction, M.Ed. in AdministrationYears in Service: 16Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: visiting national parks, spending time with my kids, reading, anything related to science or natureEmail address: deyoura@nv.ccsd.net

Erika madrid

Instructional Coach, Activities & Testing Coordinator

Degree(s): BS in Education, BS in English, M.Ed. English Language Learning, Minor in ItalianYears in Service: 5 (2014-present)Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: love to travel, make arts & crafts, decorate, paint, sing in Choir at church, love cook and try new restaurantsEmail address: merloe@nv.ccsd.net Website:

kapuaali maruyama

Instructional Coach

Degree(s): BS Athletic Training, M. Ed. School Administration, M. Ed. Special EducationYears in Service: 8 yrs. CCSDHobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Enjoy coaching, sports, and familyEmail address: maruykh@nv.ccsd.net

CHRISTY ZAMORA

School Counselor

Degree(s): B.A Secondary English Education, M.Ed Curriculum and Instruction, M.Ed School Counseling Years in Service: 20Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: My passion is to inspire others’ greatness through peace, love, and happiness.Email address: daviscr2@nv.ccsd.netWebsite: Counseling Department

SUSY RUIZ

School Safety Professional

Degree(s): Master of Social Work (MSW)Years in Service:1st year in the field. Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: My interest are the Golden Girls, Basketball (Chicago Bulls) and traveling to Disney World! Email address: ruizsm@nv.ccsd.net

SUPPORT STAFF

Estella Serrano

OFFICE MANAGER

Fatima Cortez

REGISTRAR

Esperanza Mauger

CLERK

Janeth Vega

FASA

Ubelio Fernandez

SBT

Shelmadene Graham

CAFETERIA

Alex Stevens

CAMPUS SECURITY MONITOR

Marco Sotelo

LEAD CUSTODIAN

ENGLISH & ell DEPARTMENT

HEATHER BARNEY

English/ELL Teacher & StuCo Advisor

Degree(s): BS in English Education, Masters in TESOL Years in Service: 5 years in the district/at Global Community High School Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Hiking, biking, anything outdoors, traveling and eating delicious food Email address: Barneh1@nv.ccsd.net

VALERIE BUGNI

English 12, Fundamentals of Reading and Writing, ELL Teacher

Degree(s): B.A. Liberal Studies from Western New England University, M.A. Sociology from UNLV; Highly Qualified English TeacherYears in Service: First year teaching 1989; 15 years in CCSDHobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Four children, Four grandchildren, Married 35 years, U.S. Army Veteran, adjunct instructor at Nevada State College, avid knitter, big college basketball fanEmail address: bugnivl@nv.ccsd.net

MELISSA CABADA

English/ELL Teacher & StuCo Advisor

Degree(s): BS in Secondary Education, Masters in Curriculum and InstructionYears in Service:5 years in the districtHobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Business Planning, Watching Movies, Traveling, Spending Time with Family Email address: cabadma@nv.ccsd.net

GUSTAVO GALLARDO

English 9/ELL Teacher

Degree(s): B.A. Chicano StudiesYears in Service: 1 yearHobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Soccer, basketball, social justice, learning about people’s life, Email address: gallage@nv.ccsd.net

CECILIA HRITZ

English Language Learners and Spanish Teacher

Degree(s):BA in English As a Second Language (TESOL), Masters in Education and Curriculum DevelopmentYears in Service: CCSD 2010 - Teaching since 1997Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Travel and SwimmingEmail address: cabrebc@nv.ccsd.net

KATHERINE ROSARIO

English Honors Teacher and Latinos in Action Advisor

Degree(s): BA English Education, BS Criminology Law Enforcement, M.Ed Curriculum and InstructionYears in Service: 6Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Yoga, hiking, vacations, repeat 😌Email address: rosark@nv.ccsd.net

MATH DEPARTMENT

Yischeli Martinez

Mathematics Teacher

Degree(s): BS Mathematics, M.Ed School AdministrationYears in Service: 9Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: off-road, watch sports games, workout, spend time with familyEmail address: martiy4@nv.ccsd.net

Gayle Miller

Mathematics Teacher

Degree(s): B.A. English/Mathematics Minor endorsement/TESOL endorsement, Masters in EducationYears in Service : 6 CCSD; 8 Diocese of Las VegasHobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Hot yoga, reading, being anywhere near the ocean, spending time with family and friends, entertaining (as long as my husband cooks)Email address: milleg@nv.ccsd.net

ALI ZELTON

Math/Dance Teacher

Degree(s): B.S. Mathematics, M.Ed. Curriculum & Instruction Years in Service: 8 years in CCSDHobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Dance, Outdoors, Gardening, CraftsEmail address: zeltoad@nv.ccsd.net

SCIENCE DEPARTMENT

SERGIO LOPEZ

AP Env. Science, Geoscience and Anatomy & Physiology Teacher

Degree(s): Masters in Clinical Laboratory Science/ BS in Science Education. Years in Service: 21Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Spending time with Family, camping, nature/ I lived in Costa Rica for 2 years, and was a Martial arts instructor and an amateur Kickboxer. Email address: lopezsa1@nv.ccsd.netWebsite:https://sites.google.com/nv.ccsd.net/mrsergioalopez3cls/home

JUANA VILLA-GRANADOS

Biology/ Chemistry Teacher

Degree(s): BS in Secondary Education with a concentration in BiologyYears in Service: 3 years in CCSDHobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Outdoors,traveling, spending time with family and friends Email address: villaj11@nv.ccsd.net

SOCIAL STUDIES

THERESA PITTMAN

TESOL Social Studies Teacher

Degree(s): B.A. History Years in Service: 4Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Hiking, traveling, museums, playsEmail address: pittmt@nv.ccsd.net

MACHELLE RASMUSSEN

Social Studies Teacher

Degree(s): BA History, Master of Education Years in Service: 3Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: love to read and go camping with my familyEmail address: rasmum@nv.ccsd.netWebsite: https://sites.google.com/view/machelle-rasmussen/home?authuser=1

ELECTIVES

KAREN DISORBO

Graphic Design / CTE Teacher

Degree(s): AAS Graphic TechnologyYears in Service: 4 Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Photography, Travel to beautiful places, Enjoy time with family and friends, and Love being by water- the ocean, a lake, a stream, a river….and worked on a piece art for Disney’s Epcot Park in Orlando, FL.Email address: disorkw@nv.ccsd.net Website: www.designs-by-karen.net

ANTHONY COOPER

Art Teacher

Degree(s):Masters of EducationYears in Service: 18Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Skateboarding, Painting , Meditation, Enjoying the company of good people, Cooking Email address:coopeaj@nv.ccsd.net

ANDRES VARGAS

Physical Education/Health Teacher

Degree(s): Bachelors in Kinesiology, Masters in EducationYears in Service: 3Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: Sports, Movies, and more Sports!Email address: Vargaa3@nv.ccsd.net

PACE

LATANYA HAFEEZ

Special Education PACE Teacher

Degree(s):B.A. Librial Studies, MSW Master in Social Work, M.Ed. in School CounselingYears in Service:17 yearsHobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts:Spending time with family, traveling, outdoors, and moviesEmail address:hafeela@nv.csd.net

MUZEYYEN HUGHES

Title I SPTA III

Degree(s):Years in Service: 14 (Dec. 2005)Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: family, traveling, hiking, camping, fishing, great outdoors, moviesEmail address: hughem@nv.ccsd.net

TUTORING

JOYCE Gorsuch

Certified Temporary Tutor

Degree(s): B.A. in International Relations from UC DavisYears in Service: 2Hobbies/Interests/Interesting Facts: travel, art, reading, writing, lived in the Philippines for 3 years, speak SpanishEmail address: gorsuj@nv.ccsd.net