Faculty and Staff

St. Theresa Catholic School employs or contracts teachers who hold baccalaureate or higher degrees,
have at least 3 years of teaching experience in public or private schools, or have special skills, knowledge, or expertise
that qualifies them to provide instruction in subjects taught.

Leadership

Father Manny Alvarez
Pastor
Sister Rosalie, OCD
Principal
Nancy Capper
Vice Principal (PK - 4th)
Gloria Marti
Vice-Principal (5th - 8th)
STS Alumna, Class of 1974

Our Support Staff

Cristina Guanche-Martinez
Curriculum Director
STS Alumna, Class of 1984
Neuma Sanchez
Accountant
Nathalie Gonzalez
Registrar / Admissions
Teresa Bonner
Receptionist
Lili Lanz
Receptionist
STS Alumna, Class of 1991
Ashley Sacks
Parish Director of Development
Aleida Franco
Recess Moderator
Crossing Guard

Our Faculty

Ena Lopez
PK-3 Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1973
Beatriz Dulzaides
PK-3 Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1985
Maria Areces
PK-3 Teacher
Odalys Contreras
PK-4 Teacher
Teresa Mena
PK-4 Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1976
Carmen Sanchez
PK-4 Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1976
Fila Martinez
Kindergarten Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1984
Yvonne Duque
Kindergarten Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1994
Cristina Padron
Kindergarten Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 2013
Kristina Gomez
1st Grade Teacher
Laura Balboa
1st Grade Teacher
Lucy Villaronga
1st Grade Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1982
Cristina Escarra
2nd Grade Teacher
Deana Gonzalez
2nd Grade Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 2007
Anabella Seage
2nd Grade Teacher
Isabel Rodriguez
3rd Grade Teacher
Mariela Alvarez
3rd Grade Teacher
Cristina Cuadrado
3rd Grade Teacher
Eileen Perez del Cueto
4th Grade Teacher
Marilu de la Osa
4th Grade Teacher
Alessandra Fernandez
4th Grade Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1997
Juan Del Sol
5th & 6th Grades Religion Teacher
Rose Marie Fernandez
5th Grade Science &
Social Studies Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1979
Mercy Sori
5th Grade Language Arts &
Literature Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1984
Mercy Bringas
5th & 6th Grades Math Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1975
Natalia Gomez
6th Grade Social Studies & Science Teacher
Sandra Cortiñas
6th Grade Language Arts &
Literature Teacher
Tania Mendez
7th & 8th Grades Science Teacher
Jennifer Torrent
7th Grade Language Arts & Literature Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 1992
Daniel Serrano
7th & 8th Grades
Social Studies Teacher
Elizabeth Vuono
7th & 8th Grades
Math & Algebra Teacher
Sister Catherine Marie, OCD
7th & 8th Grades
Religion Teacher
Liliana Gonzalez
8th Grade Math &
Algebra Teacher
Sister Shawn Pauline, OCD
8th Grade Language Arts &
Literature Teacher

Our Aides

Annabella Ruiz
PK-3 Aide
STS Alumna, Class of 2012
Ana Sierra
PK-3 Aide
STS Alumna, Class of 1982
Nikki Garcia
PK-3 Aide
Angie Figueroa
PK-4 Aide
Vivian Canals-Gonzalez
PK-4 Aide
Lauren Gomez
PK-4 Aide
Patty Bechamps
Kindergarten Aide
STS Alumna, Class of 1974
Pauline Sanz
Kindergarten Aide
Maria Diaz
Kindergarten Aide
Mary Alice Kays
1st Grade Aide
Sister Anastasia Marie, OCD
1st Grade Aide
Tula Varela
1st Grade Aide
Lourdes Gonzalez
1st Grade Aide
Silvia Esposito
2nd Grade Aide
STS Alumna, Class of 1977
Shellee Ballestas
3rd Grade Aide
Carmen Alban
4th Grade Aide
Sister Mary Michael, OCD
5th Grade Aide
Doris Mellinger
5th & 6th Math Aide
Ana Cairo
5th & 6th Grades Aide
Isabel Rennella
7th Grade Aide
STS Alumna, Class of 2014
Tina Aiello
8th Grade Aide

Our Religion Staff

Jorge Santibáñez
Parish Director of
Religious Education
Aileen Marti
2nd Grade Religion Coordinator
Sister Lucia, OCD
3rd Grade Religion
Speech Language Pathologist

Our Special Areas Staff

Christine Prieto
Art Teacher
Elise Cantero
Art Teacher
STS Alumna, Class of 2009
Luis Cuza
Parish Director
of Music Ministries
Dr. Dawn Fontana
School Music Director
Rosa Fiol
Music/Drama Teacher
Frank Ramos
P.E. Teacher
Brian Rodriguez
P.E. Teacher / Athletic Director
STS Alumnus, Class of 2006
Zenaida Becerra
Spanish Teacher
Magy Nano Guerrazzi
Spanish Teacher

Our Student Needs Staff

Dr. Caridad Pascal
Strategies
Elizabeth Paoli
Strategies
Leslie Goncalves
Counselor
Lourdes Berre, RN
School Nurse
STS Alumna, Class of 1975

Our Technology / Library Staff

Robert Garcia-Casals
IT Administrator
Lourdes Ambros
Technology Integration
STS Alumna, Class of 1973
Cristina Ayo
Print Specialist & Library

Maintenance Staff

Jose Salvador Ramirez
Facility Manager
Rene Crespo
Maintenance
Ricardo Lacayo
Maintenance
Yamilla Fernandez
Maintenance