Staff Directory

Office Staff

Brian Allen

Principal

Website | Email | brian_allen@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Principal Allen was previously the assistant principal at Topsail Elementary School. Mr. Allen brings eight years of experience in the field of education to the position. He is excited to serve as principal of Surf City Elementary School.

Mr. Allen earned his bachelor’s degree, as well as master’s degrees in Elementary Education and School Administration from the University of North Carolina Wilmington.

Dr. Susan Graziano

Assistant Principal

Email | susan_graziano@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Dr. Graziano has 13 years of experience as an educator and school administrator. She was most recently an Instructional Coach for Pender County Schools.

Debra Bradford

Treasurer

Email | debra_bradford@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Debra Bradford previously served as the Treasurer at Topsail Elementary School. She brings eight years of experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Pam Brazelton

Data Manager

Email | pam pamela_brazelton@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Pam Brazelton was previously the Data Manager at Malpass Corner Elementary School. She brings three years of experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Teachers

Amanda Allred

Music

Website | Email | amanda_allred@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Amanda Allred is a recent graduate of Methodist University in Fayetteville, NC and is a first year teacher at Surf City Elementary School

Amy Shores

Website | Email | amy_shores@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Amy Shores came to us from North Topsail Elementary School. She brings 20 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Audrey Ramsey-Via

Website | Email | frances_ramsey-via@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Audrey Ramsey-Via is came from Topsail Middle School. She brings six years of physical education teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Brandy Edwards

Website | Email | brandy_edwards@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Brandy Edwards taught first grade at North Topsail Elementary School. She brings five years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Cameron Parker

Website | Email | cameron_parker@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Cameron Parker was previously a third grade at North Topsail Elementary School. She brings eight years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Carol Nichols

Website | Email | virginia_nichols@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Carol Nichols previously taught first grade at South Topsail Elementary School. She brings 22 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Danielle Shepard

Website | Email | danielle_shepard@pender.k12.nc.us

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Emily Law

Website | Email | emily_law@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Emily Law was a second grade teacher at South Topsail Elementary School. She brings 12 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Harriet Rice

Website | Email | harriet_rice@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Harriet Rice taught fourth grade at Topsail Elementary School. She brings 13 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Jacqueline Mitchell

Website | Email | jacqueline_mitchell@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Jackie Mitchell came to us from North Topsail Elementary School.

Jennifer Seferyn

Website | Email | jennifer_seferyn@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Jennifer Seferyn previously taught fourth grade at Topsail Elementary School. She brings 17 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Kathleen Hanson

Art Teacher

Website | Email | kathleen_hanson@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Kathy Hanson relocated from New Hampshire to join our Sea Turtle flotilla.

Keely Holmes

Website | Email | keely_holmes@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Keely Holmes previously taught second grade at Topsail Elementary School. She brings 19 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Kellie Henry

Website | Email | kellie_henry@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Kellie Henry taught third grade at North Topsail Elementary School. She brings 22 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Kelly Peterson

Website | Email | kelly_peterson@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Kelly Peterson brings nine years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School. She previously taught third grade at South Topsail Elementary School.

Kimberly Zondlo

Website | Email | kimberly_zondlo@pender.k12.nc.us

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Kristie Grubb

Teacher Assistant

Email | kristie_grubb@pender.k12.nc.us

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Leah Smith

Website | Email | leah_smith@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Leah Smith was a Kindergarten teacher at North Topsail Elementary School. She brings 14 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Maria Hart

Website | Email | maria_hart@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Maria Hart was a reading interventionist at North Topsail Elementary School. She brings 15 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.


Mary Beth Croft

Website

Email | mary_croft@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Mary Beth Croft formerly taught fifth grade at North Topsail Elementary School. She brings 10 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Rene Jenkins

Website | Email | melissa_jenkins@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Rene Jenkins was a second grade teacher at Topsail Elementary School. She brings 29 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Michelle Curry

Website | Email | michelle_curry@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Michelle Curry came to us from South Topsail Elementary School. She brings 12 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Nicole Gray

Website | Email | nicole-dee_cook@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Nicole Gray brings 13 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School. She previously taught first grade at North Topsail Elementary School.

Nikki Full

Website | Email | nikki_full@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Nikki Full was a Kindergarten teacher at North Topsail Elementary School. She brings nine years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Rachel Holt

Website | Email | rachel_holt@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Rachel Holt taught Kindergarten at Topsail Elementary School. She brings three years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Regenia Royal

Website | Email | regenia_royal@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Regenia Royal brings 24 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School. She previously taught Kindergarten at South Topsail Elementary School.

Rhonda Jones

Website | Email | rhonda_jones@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Rhonda Jones moved from fifth grade at Topsail Elementary School. She brings 22 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Samantha Casey

Website | Email | samantha_casey@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Samantha Casey previously taught at Kindergarten at South Topsail Elementary School. She brings one year of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Sara Mackleer

Website | Email | sara_mackleer@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Sara Mackleer was a first grade teacher at Topsail Elementary School. She brings 18 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Sherry Parrish

Website | Email | sherry_parrish@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Sherry Parrish taught fifth grade at Topsail Elementary School. She brings 12 years of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.

Susan Waring

Media Specialist

Website | Email | susan_waring@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Susie Waring left Peak Charter Academy in Apex, NC, to become a Sea Turtle. She has five years of teaching experience and four years of public library experience.

Tiffany Mizell

Website | Email | tiffany_mizell@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Tiffany Mizell came from teaching fourth grade at South Topsail Elementary School. She brings one year of teaching experience to Surf City Elementary School.


Student Services

Elaine Godwin

Counselor

Website | Email | elaine_godwin@pender.k12.nc.us

Info | Mrs. Godwin has been a School Counselor for 20 years, most recently at North Topsail Elementary

Anita Kandabarow

School Nurse

Website | Email | anita_kandabarow@pender.k12.nc.us

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