Alliance Faculty


    Cecilia Boyce

    IB English

    27 years teaching.

    Education:
    BA and MA English USF

    Enjoys:
    2013 HHS Teacher of the Year
    Curriculum Consultant

    Judy Charlton

    IB Biology

    27 years teaching.

    Education:
    Florida International University

    Enjoys:
    Quilting
    Family Time

    Caitlin Clay

    AP/ IB Art

    years teaching.

    Education:

    Enjoys:

    Tammy Crosby

    IB Chemistry

    13 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor's, University of South Florida
    Master's Walden University
    National Board Certified Teacher

    Enjoys:
    Traveling
    Musical Theatre
    Family Time

    Elenor Dorta

    English 9th and 12th

    29 years teaching.

    Education:
    B.A. English and French, University of Edinburgh, Scotland
    M.S. in English Ed., University of Miami
    Ed.Sp. in Educational Leadership, Nova Southeastern University

    Enjoys:
    Reading
    Streaming movies and TV shows
    Running
    Being around family and friends

    Daniel Driscoll

    IB Counselor

    9 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor's Degree, St. Bonaventure University (NY)
    Masters Degree, St. Bonaventure University

    Enjoys:
    Family Time

    Elizabeth Funk

    IB Math

    8 years teaching.

    Education:
    B.A. Stetson University

    Enjoys:
    Reading
    Crafts
    Florida State Football

    Elizabeth Galán-Vega

    Spanish

    15 years teaching.

    Education:
    Education: B.S. Management Information Systems/USF
    M.A. Spanish/USF
    M.Ed. (Guidance and Counseling)/UF
    Ed. Specialist/UF

    Enjoys:
    Wonderful son-Ryder
    Languages
    Literature
    History
    Traveling

    Zaan L. Gast

    AP/IB US Government

    25 years teaching.

    Education:
    B.S. University of South Florida
    M. Ed. University of South Florida

    Enjoys:
    Traveling
    Camping
    Attending dog competitions

    Yamile Gonzalez

    IB Spanish

    25 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor of Science, Chemistry, Havana: ISP Enrique Jose Varona.
    Masters of Arts, Teaching a second language, University of South Florida

    Enjoys:
    Reading
    Gardening

    John Jackson

    AP/IB Economics

    years teaching.

    Education:

    Enjoys:

    Maritza Kasey

    Pre-IB Biology

    24 years teaching.

    Education:
    University of Mayaguez, Puerto Rico
    University of South Florida, Tampa

    Enjoys:
    Traveling
    Family Time

    Danna Kaye

    IB Math

    14 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor's Degree, University of South Florida

    Enjoys:
    Sodoku
    Traveling

    Sarah Lamarand

    IB English

    6 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bacherlor's Degree College of the Holy Cross

    Enjoys:
    Cooking
    Reading

    Ana M. Lejido

    IB Spanish

    8 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor's Degree, Autonoma University, Madrid, Spain
    Masters, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida

    Enjoys:
    Reading
    Life
    Reading
    Reading

    Sharon Leto

    IB Science

    27 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor's Degree Natural Sciences and Secondary Education University of South Florida
    Master's of Science in Education in Curriculum & Instruction with a Focus on Integrating Technology in the Classroom Walden University.
    National Board Certified Teacher Adolescent/Young Adulthood Science

    Enjoys:

    Michael Mikulec

    AP European History

    17 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor's of Secondary Social Science Education University of South Florida
    Master's in Educational Leadership University of South Florida

    Enjoys:
    Traveling
    Reading
    Taking naps

    Neal Mobley

    IB Physics

    12 years teaching.

    Education:
    A.B. Physics Princeton University
    J.D. University of Florida

    Enjoys:
    Traveling
    Family Time

    Ashlee Anne Palmer

    English

    years teaching.

    Education:
    BA in Philosophy University of West Florida
    MAT in Secondary English Education USF
    Current Doctoral student in Education Leadership Keiser University

    Enjoys:
    Avid Runner and Aspiring Athlete
    Reading Harry Potter Books
    Drinking Starbucks
    Roaming Disney World

    Athanasios A. (Tom) Paloumpis

    IB History

    22 years teaching.

    Education:
    BA Political Science, University of Illinois
    MA Political Science, University of Illinois

    Enjoys:
    Family Time

    Heather Richardson

    IB Psychology

    12 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor's degree, Psychology, University of South Florida
    Masters degree, Social Science Education, University of South Florida

    Enjoys:
    Family Time
    Running, Biking
    Playing Piano
    Reading
    Photography
    Church

    Lisa Sigmon

    AP US History – 11th Grade

    15 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor of Arts Political Science Columbia College
    Masters Degree in Technology Integration in the Secondary -University of Maryland University College

    Enjoys:
    Family Time
    Traveling
    Swim
    Read

    Gary W. Tubb

    IB Mathematics

    49 years teaching.

    Education:
    BA Math/Physics University of Texas
    MA Mathematics Sam Houston State University
    MStat Statistics Texas A&M University
    Ph.D. Measurment/Research Design Texas A&M University

    Enjoys:
    Sailing
    Writing computer code

    Lisa A. Wilson

    IB Mathematics

    18 years teaching.

    Education:
    Bachelor’s California State University, Northridge
    Master’s of Arts Higher Ed with 30 hours graduate mathematics University of South Florida, Tampa
    Ph.D. Candidate, Bayesian Statistics, (understanding how the brain learns math), University of South Florida, Tampa

    Enjoys:
    Traveling
    Learning
    Garderning