The Atonement Academy

15415 Red Robin Road, San Antonio, Texas 78255

Phone: (210) 695-2240

Fax: (210) 695-9679

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Faculty & Staff

//Faculty & Staff
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“Teaching has an extraordinary moral depth and is one of man’s most excellent and creative activities, for the teacher does not write on inanimate material, but on the very spirits of human beings.”

– The Sacred Congregation for Catholic Education

School Administration

Father Mark Lewis
Father Mark LewisPastor, Our Lady of the Atonement Catholic Church
Father Christopher Phillips
Father Christopher PhillipsPastor Emeritus, Our Lady of the Atonement Catholic Church
Mr. John Markovetz
Mr. John MarkovetzHeadmaster
B.A., Economics, Mathematics & Physics, University of Colorado.
M.A., Computer Resources Management, Webster University, St. Louis.
Graduate Studies in Catholic School Leadership in progress, University of Dallas.
Mrs. Catherine Prochko
Mrs. Catherine ProchkoDean of Academics
B.A., (summa cum laude), History, University of Dallas.
M.T.S., Theology, University of Dallas.
Texas Educator Certificate, Secondary Social Studies Composite, Secondary History.
Graduate Studies in Catholic School Leadership in progress, St. Joseph’s College.
Mrs. Ana Powell
Mrs. Ana PowellDean of Students and School Counselor
B.A., Social and Behavioral Sciences, University of Texas at San Antonio.
M.A., Counseling, University of Texas at San Antonio.
Texas Educator Certificate, Secondary Government, Secondary Sociology, and Counseling.
Graduate Studies in Catholic School Leadership in progress, St. Joseph’s College.

Lower School Teachers

Miss Gabriella Garcia
Miss Gabriella GarciaPre-Kindergarten Teacher
B.M., Music, University of Central Oklahoma.
Texas Educator Certificate in Elementary Education (EC-6)
Mrs. Rebecca Morton
Mrs. Rebecca MortonPre-Kindergarten Teacher
B.S., (Summa Cum Laude) Elementary Education (K-6), East Carolina University
Reading License (K-12), East Carolina University
Mrs. Louise Christianson
Mrs. Louise ChristiansonKindergarten Teacher
B.A., Political Science, University of Texas at San Antonio.
Mrs. Linda Pasket
Mrs. Linda PasketKindergarten Teacher
B.A., (magna cum laude) Elementary Education, University of St. Thomas, Houston.
Texas Educator Certificate in Elementary Education.
Mrs. Richelle Munoz
Mrs. Richelle MunozPre-Kindergarten Teacher
B.A. Psychology, University of North Texas.
M.S. Family & Child Studies, Texas State University.
Certified in Generalist EC-6 from the State board of Education.
Mrs. Rita Cisneros
Mrs. Rita CisnerosFirst Grade Teacher
B.B.A., Accounting, Inter-American University, San Juan, Puerto Rico.
Graduate Studies, Syracuse University.
Miss Katherine Wright
Miss Katherine WrightFirst Grade Teacher
B. A., Multidisciplinary Studies, University of Texas at San Antonio
Mrs. Kristie Weems
Mrs. Kristie WeemsSecond Grade Teacher
B.S., Elementary Education, University of Texas, Austin.
Texas Educator Certificate in Elementary Education (K-6),
Mathematics Specialization (K-8)
Mrs. Maria Kennedy
Mrs. Maria KennedySecond Grade Teacher
B.A., Elementary Education, College of St. Benedict, St. Joseph, Minnesota.
Certificate of Licensure in Elementary Education.
Mrs. Brenda Garza
Mrs. Brenda GarzaThird Grade Teacher
B.A., History and English, Texas Tech University.
Miss Anne Donohue
Miss Anne Donohue Third Grade Teacher
B.A.,Literature, Yale University, New Haven Connecticut.
Certified Ward Music Instructor, Catholic University of America, Washington D.C.
Mrs. Sandra Czech
Mrs. Sandra CzechFourth Grade Teacher
B.A., Elementary Education, College of St. Benedict, St Joseph, Minnesota.
M.B.A., in progress, University of the Incarnate Word.
Mrs. Autumn Taylor
Mrs. Autumn Taylor Fifth Grade Teacher
B.A., Elementary Education, University of Arkansas, Little Rock.
Mrs. Susan Wiessing
Mrs. Susan WiessingFifth Grade Teacher
B.S., Elementary Education, Quincy College, Illinois.
Mrs. Susana Treviño
Mrs. Susana TreviñoLower School Latin Teacher International Student Coordinator
B.A., International Studies and Foreign Languages, Trinity University.
M.A., Management, University of Phoenix.

Middle & Upper School Teachers

Mr. Zachary D. Adian
Mr. Zachary D. AdianUpper School Math and Science Teacher
B.S., (summa cum laude and Foundation Honors), Meteorology;
Minor in Mathematics, Texas A&M University, College Station.
Graduate Studies in Mathematics Teaching, Texas A&M University.
Miss Jennifer Gray
Miss Jennifer GrayMiddle and Upper School Science Teacher
B.A., Biology, Franciscan University of Steubenville.
B.A., Political Science, Franciscan University of Steubenville.
Minor Theology, Franciscan University of Steubenville.
Graduate Studies in Biomedical Research, Eastern Virginia Medical School
Miss Laura Oliveros
Miss Laura OliverosMiddle School Theology Teacher
B.S., Collaborative Education, Birmingham – Southern College, Alabama.
Graduate Studies in Theology, Franciscan University of Steubenville
Mrs. Elizabeth Otten
Mrs. Elizabeth OttenMiddle & Upper School History and English Teacher
B.A., History, The University of Texas at San Antonio.
Minor in English, The University of Texas at San Antonio
Texas Educator Certificate, Secondary History and Secondary English.
Mr. Ivan Parga
Mr. Ivan PargaMiddle and Upper School Latin Teacher
B.A., Philosophy, Athenaeum Pontificium Regina Apostolorum, Rome, Italy.
M.A., Philosophy, Athenaeum Pontificium Regina Apostolorum, Rome, Italy.
Language Studies in Latin & Greek, Athenaeum, Pontificium Regina Apostolorum.
Miss Anna Salinas
Miss Anna SalinasMiddle & Upper School History and English Teacher
B.A., History, Texas A&M University.
B.A., English, Texas A&M University.
Minor in Art & Architecture, Texas A&M University
Miss Regina Szyszkiewicz
Miss Regina SzyszkiewiczMiddle & Upper School Teacher
B.A., History, Franciscan University of Steubenville.
Mrs. Melisa Walters
Mrs. Melisa WaltersMiddle and Upper School Math and Science Teacher
B.S., Mathematics, The University of Texas at San Antonio.
M.S., Computational and Applied Math, Rice University.
Mr. Theodore White
Mr. Theodore White Middle & Upper School Teacher
B.S., Geology, University of Texas at San Antonio

Admissions Office

Mrs. Mary Havel
Mrs. Mary HavelDirector of Advancement & Admissions
B.A., Secondary Teaching in English and Art, Our Lady of the Lake University.
M.A., English, Our Lady of the Lake University.
Doctoral Studies in English Literature & Rhetoric, University of Texas at Austin.
Mrs. Yolanda Joiner
Mrs. Yolanda Joiner Registrar & Admissions assistant

Music Staff

Mr. Jesus DeHoyos
Mr. Jesus DeHoyosDirector of School Music
M.M., Vocal performance, University of Texas.
B.M., Vocal Performance, University of Miami.
Mrs. Amy Zuberbueler
Mrs. Amy ZuberbuelerUpper School Music Teacher
B.A., Theology, Christendom College, Front Royal, Virginia.
M.M., Music Education, Shenandoah University, Virginia
Mr. Haig Vosgueritchian
Mr. Haig VosgueritchianChurch Music Director
Mr. Juan Vasquez
Mr. Juan VasquezAthletic Director
Mr. Carlos Miranda
Mr. Carlos MirandaPhysical Education Teacher and Coach
B.S., Biology, Baker University, Baldwin City, Kansas
Mr. Dakotah Vidal
Mr. Dakotah VidalPhysical Education Teacher and Coach
B.A., Kinesiology, Abilene Christian University.
Mrs. Kathrine Skeens
Mrs. Kathrine SkeensPhysical Education Aide

Library Staff

Mrs. Deborah Wendtland
Mrs. Deborah WendtlandLibrary Manager
Mrs. Terri Garza
Mrs. Terri GarzaLibrary Aide

Business Office

Mr. Robert Ott
Mr. Robert Ott Parish Business Manager
Mrs. JoAnn Phillips
Mrs. JoAnn PhillipsBook Keeper
Mr. Daniel Patrick
Mr. Daniel PatrickOffice Assistant
Mrs. Sandra Alejo
Mrs. Sandra AlejoOffice Assistant

Office Staff

Mrs. Isabel Adame
Mrs. Isabel AdameReceptionist
Mrs. Yolanda Joiner
Mrs. Yolanda Joiner Registrar & Office Assistant
Miss Erica Lizama
Miss Erica LizamaOffice Assistant
Mrs. Karen Robertson
Mrs. Karen RobertsonCollege Counselor

Maintenance Staff

Mrs. Sarah Phillips
Mrs. Sarah PhillipsFacilities Manager
Mr. Erik Christianson
Mr. Erik ChristiansonSchool Custodian
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