School Directory

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Name Title Contact at
Steven Berbeco, Ed.D. Superintendent 928.738.1401
Vernita Selestewa Executive Secretary 928.738.1402
High School
Name Title Contact at
Lynn Fredericks High School Principal 928.738.1405
Eileen Navakuku Administrative Assistant 928.738.1406
Lacretia Ellsworth Academic Counselor (Grades 11-12) 928.738.1408
Eloise Graham Academic Counselor (Grades 9-10) 928.738.1412
Ron Carpenter English Teacher, Dept Chair
Jerry Jirak English Teacher
Nona Edelson English Teacher
LaVerne Lomakema Math Teacher, Dept Chair
Dustin Pollock Math Teacher
Michael Tenakhongva Math Teacher
Jan Sangster Math Teacher
LaVonne Honyouti Science Teacher, Dept Chair
Rodney Harris Science Teacher
Marietta Riggs Science Teacher
James Lomakema Social Studies Teacher
Gerald Flud Social Studies Teacher
Ben Lawrence Social Studies Teacher
Farron Lomakema Alternative Teacher
Mary Duwyenie Art Teacher
Thomas Irwin Band Teacher
Emma Talashoma Culinary Arts Teacher
MAJ James Cox JROTC Teacher
SGM Larry Newton JROTC Teacher
Mariquit Palabyab Native American Studies Teacher
Anita Poleahla Hopi Language Teacher
Cornelia Yazzie Navajo Language Teacher
Javier Linarté Spanish Language Teacher
Stan Bindell Journalism Teacher
Ricky Baker Physical Education Teacher
Michael Bilagody Computer Teacher
David Paulis Computer Graphic Arts Teacher
David Paulis Auto Mechanics Teacher
David Paulis Welding Teacher
James Phillips Weight Lifting Teacher
Ambrose Benally Carpentry Teacher
Junior High School
Name Title Contact at
Alban Naha Junior High School Principal 928.738.1410
Trinette Bahnimptewa Administrative Assistant 928.738.1411
Vacant Academic Counselor (Grades 7-8) 928.738.1407
Kay Lowe Language Arts Teacher
Pamela Yazzie Language Arts Teacher
Vacant English Teacher
Carol Sieweyumptewa English Teacher
Dorothy Nahsonhoya Math Teacher
Raleigh Namoki Math Teacher
Juwan Nuvayokva Physical Education Teacher
Eva Bahnimptewa Science Teacher
Grace Mahkewa Science Teacher
Special Education (SPED)
Name Title Contact at
Pamela Engstrom Director 928.738.1420
Colleen Secakuku Administrative Assistant 928.738.1421
Pete Butler SPED Teacher, Acting Director
Lautrina Patterson SPED Teacher
Kathleen Sando SPED Teacher
Name Title Contact at
Valerie Martin Librarian 928.738.1425
Front Desk Library 928.738.1426
School Climate

Name Title Contact at
Jerry Cronin Dean of Students 928.738.1414
Alice Whiterock Administrative Assistant 928.738.1428
Brendalee Lopez Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (Grades 9-12) 928.738.1409
Dempsey Davis Alcohol and Substance Abuse Counselor (Grades 7-8) 928.738.1413
Andreana Burton School Health Technician 928.738.1424
Preston Clocksin School Climate Coach 928.738.1499
Student Information and Federal Programs

Name Title Contact at
Latoyia Largo Federal Programs Director 928.738.1418
Terri Honani Parent Liason 928.738.1403
John Lomavaya Registrar 928.738.1415
Dione Naha Attendance Clerk 928.738.1416
Athletics and Activities
Name Title Contact at
Ricky Greer Athletic And Activities Director 928.738.1430
Shirley Tomosie Administrative Assistant 928.738.1431
Human Resources
Name Title Contact at
Dakota Francis Human Resources Technician 928.738.1504
Security Office
Name Title Contact at
Walker Ami Security Officer 928.738.1429
Chad Dann Security Officer 928.738.1429
Barry Honyouti Security Officer 928.738.1429
Erik Morningstar Security Officer 928.738.1429
Name Title Contact at
Lyle Laban Transportation Supervisor 928.738.1442
Michelle Batala Administrative Assistant 928.738.1443
Name Title Contact at
Garlyn Navakuku Facilities Manager 928.738.1440
Dion Tawahongva Lead Custodian 928.738.1441
Name Title Contact at
Roselyn Dempsey-Jim Cafeteria Manager 928.738.1432
Rozina Talaswaima Cafeteria Foreman 928.738.1433
Business Office
Name Title Contact at
Patrick Secakuku Business Manager 928.738.1435
Maxine Silas Payroll Clerk 928.738.1436
Cindi Collateta Procurement Clerk 928.738.1437
Miriam Tahbo Banker 928.738.1438
Guy Josytewa Property and Supply Clerk 928.738.1439
Education Technology
Name Title Contact at
Vacant Technology Coordinator 928.738.1444
Tee-Jay Youvvella Technology Support Specialist 928.738.1445
Loris Leslie Technology Support Specialist 928.738.1445