Teachers and Related Service Providers

Michele Azzinaro

Special Education Department Head

B.A. University of Rhode Island

Political Science

M.A.T. Rhode Island College

History and Special Education

Advanced Graduate Degree, Johnson and Wales University

Special Education Administration

Donna Welch

Special Education Teacher

B.S. Rhode Island College

Elementary Education, concentration in Special Education

M.A.Ed Rhode Island College

Secondary Special Education

Career Development/Transition

Deborah Deion

Special Education Teacher

B.A. Rhode Island College

Psychology

Special Education Certification Northeastern University

Special Education


Patricia Gallagher

Special Education Teacher

B.A.S Rhode Island College

Social Studies & Anthropology

M.A.Ed Rhode Island College

Special Education

Cynthia Costa

Special Education Teacher

B.S. Boston University

Journalism

M.Ed Rhode Island College

Special Education

Trecia Pimer

Special Education Teacher

B.A. University of Rhode Island

Psychology and Women Studies

M.A.Ed Rhode Island College

Special Education, Severe/Profound Disabilities

Nancy O'Keefe

Special Education Teacher

B.S. Northeastern University

Business Administration

M.Ed Franklin Pierce University

Special Education


Aleta Okolicsanyi

Special Education Teacher

B.A. University of Mary Washington

Philosophy/Theology

M.A.T. Johnson and Wales University Elementary Education and Special Education Secondary



Lydia Ezerins

Special Education Teacher

B.S. University of Connecticut

Special Education

M.A.T. University of Connecticut

Teaching Educational Psychology Special Education


Elizabeth Sanfilippo

Special Education Teacher

B.A. Rhode Island College

History and Secondary Education

M.ED Rhode Island College

Special Education

Adam DiLuglio

Special Education Teacher



B.A. University of Rhode Island

History and Secondary Education

M.A. University of Rhode Island

Secondary Special Education



Sarah Isaacs

Special Education Teacher

B.A. Rhode Island College

Elementary Education

M.S. Western Govenors University

Special Education M/M

M.S. Rhode Island College

Severe Intellectual Disbilities


Anita Rohlin

Speech and Language Therapist

B.S. Rhode Island College

Communication Studies

M.S. University of Rhode Island

Speech/Language Pathology

Scott Simone

School Psychologist

B.A. University of Rhode Island

Psychology

M.A. Rhode Island College

Counseling and Educational Psychology

C.A.G.S Rhode Island College

Psychology

Teresa Castagna

School Social Worker

B.A. Rhode Island College

Psychology & Special Education

M.A. Rhode Island College

School Social Work, LICSW

Erin Pringer

School Social Worker

B.S. Sacred Heart University

School Social Work

B.A. Boston College

School Social Work, LICSW

Jody Waranis

Student Assistance Counselor (Substance Abuse Counselor)

B.S. Springfield College

Therapeutic Recreation

M.A. Golden Gate University

Counseling Psychology

jwarnanis@westerly.k12.ri.us