People

Faculty 6-8

Sixth Grade Team

Jonatan Lefler

Jonatan Lefler

6th Grade Science

Hammama Hira

6th Grade
Math Teacher

There is nothing  I like more then seeing my students faces light up when they figure out a math problem.

Carola Proctor

History Teacher

I am from Switzerland and love to share parts of my culture with my students.  

Seventh Grade Team

Collin Burrows

7th Grade
Science Teacher

I am a Science enthusiast especially when it comes to Biology.

Carola Proctor

History Teacher

I am from Switzerland and love to share parts of my culture with my students.  

Loree Romriell

7th Grade
ELA Teacher

I have been teaching at Summit Academy for over 15 years.

Natalie Sluga

Jr High Math & Photography

Welcome to my Summit!

Eight Grade Team

Kim Arminen

8th Grade
Health Teacher

I really enjoy watching all these kids grow up in front of me.  Go Falcons!

Jackie Dinkel

8th Grade
Math

Math is the best subject and 8th grade math has some of the best concepts the students have the opportunity to learn.

Mary Etherington

8th Grade
Science Teacher

I have been teaching at Summit Academy Schools for a few years initially as a paraprofessional for Science and Math, a Robotics and Forensics teacher, and now continuing this year teaching Forensics and my second year of 8th grade science along with Makerspace.

Kai Mikulecky

Kai Mikulecky

8th Grade English

Carola Proctor

History Teacher

I am from Switzerland and love to share parts of my culture with my students.  

Special Education Team

Danielle Alsop

Child Find Coordinator
Team Lead
Draper/ SAHS Campuses

I have worked in education since 1991 and at Summit Academy since 2016 in intervention/child find. I received a Master of Education degree from Utah State University.

Liesel Bailey

Support Service Sub

 I love helping kids learn and find wonder in everything they do.

Sydnie Buck

Sydnie Buck

Support Service Assistant

Together We Soar!  

Callisa Candalot

BCBA Intern

2nd year at summit, 4th year working in the field of behavior.

Christa Eskelson

Support Service Behavior Tech

 I began volunteering in the classes which led me to working as an Paraeducator.

Wendy Hadden

Support Service Assistant

I work with Support Services and the amazing staff and fabulous students.

Rosie Jefferson

Rosie Jefferson

SpEd Para

Teemarie Mohowski

Special Education Coordinator
Jr. High
Draper, Independence

I have been at Summit Academy for 17 years as the coordinator and LOVE IT!

Jill Neilsen

Jr High Support Services Teacher

I love Summit!  My husband and I served on a parent advisory board from the very beginning of Summit.

Shanelle Rasmussen

Special Education 5th Grade

 I have loved getting to know my most excellent 5th-grade students; seeing their progress and growth has been rewarding.

Jr. High Elective Teachers

Tyson Bjazevich

Jr High Spanish Teacher

I really love teaching, seeing, and helping your child grow in the Spanish language.

Missy Brunisholz

Missy Brunisholz

Jr High Art

Kenny Druce

Jr High PE Teacher

 I believe I have the best job in the world and I really enjoy coming to work everyday.

Shari Hayden

CTE / FACS / CCA

 I am a life long learner and believe the knowledge we gain can and should be shared in positive ways through the sharing of ideas and genuine kindness.  

Jessica Herd

Jessica Herd

Music Teacher

Aimee McComb-Rohling

Jr High Dean of Students & Theater Teacher

I love teaching at Summit. I have spent over 17 years teaching all those awesome Jr. high students.

Natalie Sluga

Jr High Math & Photography

Welcome to my Summit!

Kevin Vance

Jr High Coding, Computers, Keyboarding Teacher

I love teaching at Summit Academy. Go Falcons!  

Shawna Perez

Shawna Perez

JR High Dance

Jr. High Intervention Team

Melanie Otvos

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

Rebecca Yockey

Interventionist

I'm excited to work with students and see them grow.