Our Team

KARL G. MAESER PREPARATORY ACADEMY EMPOWERS AND INSPIRES STUDENTS TO LEARN CONTINUALLY, THINK CRITICALLY AND COMMUNICATE EFFECTIVELY THROUGH SOCRATIC METHODS IN ORDER TO BETTER THEMSELVES AND THEIR COMMUNITY.

Board of Directors

Cynthia Shumway
CAO

Expertise and focus on organization, executing strategy, and incorporating a culture of collaboration amongst the KGMPA community. During my tenure as CAO, we have added 7th and 8th grades, doubled the enrollment and faculty, and developed the new school building.

Steve Whitehouse
Assistant CFO
BYU Infrastructure Engineer
IT Specialist
Charter Founder, Past CAO & CFO

Samantha Stonely
Board Secretary
Maeser Alumni, BS Public Health

Paul Stancil
Legal Advisor

Jason Dodge
Real Estate Developer / Broker

Janine See
Winterim Committee
Business Partnership Development

Sandra Russell
Winterim Committee

Sandra Russell taught at the Middle School, High School, and University levels for over 30 years. She has a Bachelor’s degree from BYU in Spanish and Art and a Master’s degree in Education in Curriculum and Instruction. She taught at Maeser for 8 years.


School Administration

Robyn Ellis
Director

Jared Norris
Dean of Students – Middle School

Dustin Simmons
Dean of Students – High School

Todd Naylor
Financial Manager

Jennifer Myers
Assessment Director & Data Manager

Mick Schein
Information Technology

Michelle Treadwell
Registrar | Student Accounts | Financial Assistant

Corey Bingham
Maeser Academic Specialist


Faculty

Paul Barlow
UVU American Civics | US Government

Stefanie Slade
Biology | Chemistry

Darci Call
Health | PE

Steven Dowdle
Socratic | Dowdle

Debbie Frampton
Socratic Seminar | Creative Writing | AP English

Natalie Gerber
Speech | History | Print Comm | Computer Technology

Ted Gilbert
AP Stats | UVU Algebra | Math | Calculus

Emily Dunning
English | SOAR

Jake Groesbeck
PE | Health | Fit4Life | Conditioning

Angie Hansen
Science

Leland Spindler
Choir | Orchestra

Christopher Hults
Drama | Theater

Josh Kreitzer
AP Biology

Jennifer MacDuff

UVU Finance | Computer Tech | UVU Business Mngmnt & Ldrshp

Pat Martinez
Socratic Seminar| Creative Writing | AP English

Casey Wilde
Socratic

Elise Moser
Socratic

Jake Fischer
Teacher

Douglas Geary
German | Government

Rochelle Plott
AP Physics | Math

Allison Smith
World Geography | AP Geography | AP Psychology

Erin Smith
Socratic Seminar

Shannon Cannon
Socratic 11 and Socratic 12

Masasue Watabe
Math | AP Calculus

Sarah Peterson
Socratic 9

Laura Ure
Socratic Seminar| Latin

David McDaniel
Teacher

Jessica Kemper
PE | Health


Special Education

Mary Keene
SpED Director

Jana Floyd
Para Professional


Counselors

Krystal Anderson
Counselor

Sandra Sorenson
Counselor | Title IX Coordinator

 


Front Office


Michelle Halladay
Front Office Supervisor


Sue Holdaway
Front Office


Millicent Sorenson
Front Office

Ana Wiersdorf
Front Office