Westmont Junior High Staff

James Addington


Patricia Anaya


Patty Anaya

Teaching Assistant

Jennifer Burisek

6th Gr Literacy

I am honored to serve WJHS as a Literacy teacher and Outdoor Education Director. I am f...

Sue Canning

Food Service

Al Casiello

7th Grade Social Studies

My name is Al Casiello and this is my 7th year teaching social studies in Westmont. &nb...

Sabrina Centeno

Library Media Assistant

Michael Clarke

6th Grade Social Studies, 7th Grade Literacy

I graduated in 2010 from Eastern Illinois University with a Bachelors Degree in English...

Richard Cornacchia

Physical Education

Physical Education Teacher 2002-Present I have been teaching for the past 26 years....

Rae Ann Fitch

Teaching Assistant

Eyup Golbahar


Elizabeth Greenwood

Speech and Language Pathologist

Kim Healy

6th Grade Science

Content Area:  6th Grade General Science Experience:  This is my fifth yea...

Emily Hillertz

Physical Education

I received my BA in Physical Education and a minor in Health Education from Elmhurst Co...

Brian Johnson

Instructional Coach

Brian joins the faculty with over 15 years of experience in the field of education.&nbs...

John K Jonak


John K. Jonak joined the Panther Family in July of 2012 and has over 20 years of experi...

Kathy Kienzle

Teaching Assistant

Meagan Kirkwood


Hello! My name is Meagan Kirkwood and I am joining Westmont Junior High School as the v...

James Kleinz

Teaching Assistant

Lisa Kosin

7th Grade Math

7th Grade Math Teacher Hired:  1998 Westmont Chamber Educator of the Year 2009&n...

Kristin Krestel

Cross Grade Level

Student Engagement Coordinator Helping Students and Staff Meet with students i...

Matt Kuhn

6th Grade Special Ed

Hello, my name is Matthew Kuhn and I have been a Resource Teacher in CUSD 201 School si...

Andrea Lett

6th & 7th Grade Dual Language

¡Hola! Me llamo Andrea Lett y aunque he enseñado durante más de die...

Michelle Lighty


Megan Malloy

8th Grade Math

Mrs. Mallow's Math Website

Mary Medlicott

Teaching Assistant

Christina Meyer

6th Gr Math

6th Grade Team Leader   Content Area: CCSS 6 Math Math Intervention   Y...

Karen Niemeyer

7th Grade Science

BS - Elementary Education, Northern Illinois University MA - Environmental Education, N...

Mike Nilles

Head Custodian

Russell Olley

Industrial Arts

I began at Westmont Junior High in 2019 as the Industrial Arts / Technology teacher.&nb...

Linda Paulin


Erin Poloncsik

7th Grade Literacy

I teach 7th-grade literacy and honors literacy. I can also be found doing lunch duty. I...

Maureen Power

School Psychologist

Jason Prysny

8th Grade Social Studies

8th Grade Social Studies and Literacy   ABOUT ME: While at Westmont Junior High...

Amy Quattrone

Assistant Principal

I began my career in education as a Gifted Literacy teacher, and served in this ro...

Larry Reed


Sabrina Reimann

Assistant Principal's Secretary

Charles Roberson

Teaching Assistant

Sheila Ruh

Library Media Specialist

Library Media Specialist & Steam Class Instructor   My name is Sheila Ruh an...

Eileen Saksa

Teaching Assistant

Brian Sherry

8th Grade Science

8th Grade Science Teacher   Previous Experience: High School Science Teacher at...

Dan Shields

Teaching Assistant

Kelly Smith

Teaching Assistant

Adele Snyder

Teaching Assistant

Amelia Strobl

Teaching Assistant

Zachary Troyer

Vocal Choir

Zach Troyer currently teaches vocal music at Westmont Junior High School.  He is e...

April Veal

Special Education

My name is April Veal. I currently teach Functional Math, Math Intervention, Resource I...

Colleen Walsh

8th Grade Literacy

About Me My journey in higher education began at Northern Illinois University where ...

Amanda Winter (James)

Social Worker

My name is Amanda Winter, and this is my third year working as a school social worker. ...

Alyssa Woody

Special Education

My name is Alyssa Woody. This is my fourth year teaching, and I am so excited to start ...