Our Team

Leadership, Faculty & Staff

Commitment to Education

The faculty and staff of Perea Elementary school are fully committed to educating the whole child- academically, socially and emotionally- in a culturally responsive learning environment that is grounded in foundational literacy.  

Leadership
Deadre Ussery
School Leader
LaBrenda Thomas
Dean of Social Emotional Learning
Jamie Kennedy
Dean of Curriculum and Instruction
Shandra Brooks
Director of Finance and Operations
Faculty
Genevieve Brockway
Kindergarten Teacher
Chiquilla Brown
Kindergarten Teacher
Kathleen Bruce
First Grade Teacher
Hannah Cheshier
First Grade Teacher
Christian Heyser
PE Teacher
Jennifer Holt
Kindergarten Teacher
Deja Howard
Bridge Teacher
Samantha Josey-Borden
Kindergarten Teacher
Shelby Klett
Art Teacher
Jeanette Mallory
Instructional Assistant
Tomisha Murrell
SPED Teacher
Keith Sanders
Instructional Assistant
Brandon Shaw
Instructional Assistant
Courtney Skouteris
Instructional Assistant
Corinthia Spann
SPED Teacher
Jessica Steenbergen
First Grade Teacher
Eva Tunstall
Instructional Assistant
Lachelle Walker
Reading Interventionist
Ashley Wilson
Instructional Assistant
Dontarion Wright
Instructional Assistant
Staff
Ricardo Carranza
Office Manager
Perpetual Finn
Bridge Clinician
Amy Pearson
Family Guidance Coordinator