Support Staff

Full Time Sub Team

Amy Shattuck

Full Time Sub

I love Summit Academy and being able to work with all teachers and students!

Counseling Team

Rebecca Howland

Assistant Principal / Counselor

 I believe that every person is born with a natural love for learning and it’s our job to cultivate that and to help students discover their strengths.

Jessie Fox

Social Worker

Working with students and  teachers  to achieve both academic and emotional growth  is what keeps me coming to work every day.

Facilities Team

Tanner Polatis

Tanner Polatis


Instructional Coaching Team

Lizzie Matheson

Instructional Coach - ELL Coordinator

She is passionate about helping all students succeed as she values the equity and opportunity that education brings to students.

Intervention Team

Marsha Davidson

ELL Interventionist

I love working with children with diverse cultures and languages.

Melanie Otvos

Interventionist 3-6

My favorite part of being a teacher is learning how to uniquely support each student and help them find their passion for learning.

Tracy Pettit

Interventionist K-2

 I have loved being at Summit Academy for the past 3 years as a paraprofessional in 5th and 6th grade.

Special Education Team

Laraine Adams

Special Education Coordinator

I have had a passion for education since I was a child. I remember the exact day when I knew what my career choice would be.

Mandy Checketts

Child Find Coordinator
Bluffdale Campus

I have been passionate in my commitment to three things: maximizing individual student performance, inspiring students’ interest for learning, and instilling a sense of self-worth among all students.

Amanda Davidson

Behavior Tech

My passion for helping others has been the driving force behind my career path, as I’ve worked extensively with a variety of vulnerable populations.

Tracie Deroche

SpEd Para

I have always been passionate about education and love helping kids reach those “ah ha” moments.

Erika Dickerson


 I love helping kids understand that their words matter!

Elizabeth Holbrook

SpEd Para

 It is such a joy to experience those lightbulb moments and celebrate those small successes with them.

Shellie Kitchen


There is nothing better than seeing our students master hard things.

Aubrey Mortensen

SpEd Para

 I love working with all the students and watching them grow and learn.

Shaylee Moon

Behavior Tech

When I’m not enjoying your kids smiling faces at school I am running back and forth between my kids sports!

Jamie Nelson


The kids at Summit are great and I have loved getting to know them and to watch their progress in just a few short months.

Camerson Sumsion

Behavior Tech

I love getting to know all of the kids and look forward to continuing to do that.

Food Service Team

Floricel Blanco

3rd Grade TA Bilingual - Breakfast Service/Prep

 I love working here at our campus and being able to teach and watch the kids succeed.

Jaclyn Brock

Salad Bar

This is my third year at Summit Academy and I love it!

Kelly Davis


 I think I have the best set of coworkers anyone could ask for!

Emily Foester

Emily Foester


Jennifer Hosteen


 I like working with my co-workers. They are  amazing and I like that we work as a team.

Holly Lefevre


 I  enjoy helping in the kitchen.