2019-20 RLTA COHORT

Current Study Groups and Awardees

STUDY GROUPS MEMBERS

Augustus H. Burley Elementary School

Shannon Barbour
Jodi Shapiro, Study Group Leader
Emily Skowronek
Todd Strother
Elizabeth Wiedegreen

Brentano Elementary Math & Science Academy

Hannah Dreher-Siefkes
Kelly Dugan
Daisy Lopez
Vy Nguyen, Study Group Leader
Nicole Sandoval
Lea Stenson
Katherine Yircott

DeWitt Clinton Elementary School

Mary Icho
Niki Karas
Christina Krasic
Olga Kreatsoulas
Amy Liakouras, Study Group Leader
David Mountz
Stella Yonan

Eliza Chappell Elementary School - 2 Study Groups

Molly Byelick
Lauren Gillis
Carolyn Holmes
Anna Kim
Laurentine McKee, Study Group Leader
Anne Merrick
Gladys Podgorny
Tiffanie Reschke
Rachel Rohland
Victoria Smith
Margaret Taylor, Study Group Leader
Jennifer Zhao

Enrico Tonti Elementary School

Doris Coreas, Study Group Leader
Cynthia Magallanes
Brenda Martinez
Angelina Mendez
Theresa Ruiz
Rosa Vazquez

Florence Nightingale Elementary School

Emily Cozzie
Diana Del Real, Study Group Leader
Alma Ramos
Aileen Reilly
Elizabeth Thibeau

John James Audubon Elementary School

Faviola Fernandez
Amanda Matteson
Colleen Stack
Kerry Tavarczky, Study Group Leader

Rufus M. Hitch Elementary School

Katherine Bremner
Lily Kanefield
Jane Park
Amanda Paso, Study Group Leader
Joanne Schmidt

Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz Elementary School

Candice Cafarelli
Cynthia Juarez
Danielle Knytych
Brenda Rodarte
Leah Stephens
Alilca Torres, Study Group Leader

William G. Hibbard Elementary School

Courtney Carlstrom
Bridget Heneghan
Lucia Herrera
Jessica Hodges
Stephanie Michl, Study Group Leader

The Rochelle Lee Teacher Award Alumni Network consists of over
0 teachers
committed to developing lifelong readers in the classroom.

INDIVIDUAL AWARDEES

Sarah Avila, Darwin Elementary
Stephanie Barbera, Ward Elementary
Amy Betts, Ortiz de Dominguez Elementary
Margi Bhansali, Brunson Math and Science School
Eileen Bishop, Burley Elementary
Andrea Blanco, New Field Elementary School
Tracy Botta, Walter Christopher Elementary
Ashley Brennan, UC Donoghue Charter School
Marissa Butler, Tarkington School of Excellence
Amanda Carson, Brennemann School
Elizabeth Chaps, Grimes Elementary School
Andrew Chen, Gillespie Magnet School
Elizabeth Clay, Montessori School of Englewood
Caitlin Conley, Morton School of Excellence
Begona Cowan, Burley Elementary School
Kimiko Cowley-Pettis, Avalon Park School
M. Elaine Cox, Skinner North
Daniel Dwyer, KIPP Ascend Charter School
Megan Fair, Peterson Elementary School
Kelly Flowers, Dubois Elementary
Jacqueline Fournier, Burley Elementary
Catherine Garber, Chappell Elementary
Betty Garcia, Frank Reilly Elementary
Marya Garcia, Chappell Elementary
Nicole Gavin, Brentano Math and Science Academy
Rosalba Grenados, Talcott Fine Arts and Museum Academy
Sarah Hagen, Chappell Elementary School
Carla Heidy, Nathanael Green School
Thea Heiman, Chavez School
LaToya Irwin, E. Flagg Young School
Debbie King, Burley Elementary School
Michelle King, Courtenay Language Arts Center
Anne Kozisek, Brentano Math and Science Academy
Katie Kozisek, Beidler Elementary
Ashley Lanfair, LEARN Hunter-Perkins Charter School
Brittany Lee, DeWitt Clinton School
Kari Lehman, Rachel Carson Elementary
Carolena Lescano, Darwin Elementary School
Melissa Lewis, Burley Elementary School
Alysia Luevano, DeWitt Clinton School
Jenny Lynch, Burley Elementary School
Haleigh Martin, Grimes Elementary
Rosa Martinez, Holden Elementary School
Taylor Martinez, Pablo Casals School of Excellence
Elise McConnell, Marquette School of Excellence

Amber McLaughlin, Burley Elementary
Lisa McMahon, Burley Elementary School
Deanna Mendieta, Boone Elementary School
Melanye Moore-Miller, Lowell Elementary School
Bridget Mora, Oscar Mayer Elementary School
Karyn Murphy, Burley Elementary School
Samantha Murray, Foster Park Elementary School
Kenda Norris, ACERO Brighton Park
Norah O’Brien, Oscar Mayer Elementary
Monica Ochoa, Pickard Elementary
Megan O’Donnell, Burley Elementary
Lorraine Ortiz, Edison Park Elementary School
Nadim Osman, Darwin Elementary
Erika Peña, Zapata Elementary School
Rogelia Peña, Rachel Carson Elementary School
Michelle Petti, Jordan Elementary
Alliyah Phillips, Beidler Elementary
Rachel Prastitis, Ravenswood Elementary School
Cyntria Richardson, Oscar DePriest Elementary
Deborah Riddle, Earle Elementary School
Laura Ross, McClellan Elementary
Gundry Rowe, Walt Disney Magnet Elementary School
Carol Rowley, Stephen Hayt Elementary School
Wendolyne Sanchez, Talcott Fine Arts Academy
Nora Schmiedel, Dubois Elementary School
Arielle Shanker, Armour Elementary School
Elizabeth Snodgrass, Edison Park Elementary School
Erin Stanfill, Burley Elementary School
Tracy Stronsky, Burley Elementary
Rachel Tarnoff, DeWitt Clinton School
LaTia Taylor, Hendricks Community Academy
Sara Taylor-Scienski, Edison Park Elementary School
Emily Thies, Brentano Math and Science Academy
Jeannette Thompson, Brentano Math and Science Academy
Michele Trimble, Burley Elementary School
Rose Urrutia, Talcott Fine Arts Academy
Janine Van Stelle Haded, Saucedo Scholastic Academy
Sarah Van Wolvelear, Mary Gage Peterson Elementary
Jose Enrique Vazquez, Darwin Elementary
Allyson VerSchave, Pirie Elementary
Alexandra Wagner, Pierce International School
Andrew Waite, North River Elementary
Steven Weagant, Bond Elementary School
Tiffany Welsh, New Field Elementary
Amy Wiktor, Burley Elementary School
Brittany Williams, Brentano Math and Science Academy

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