Our Staff


Name / Position Email

Armstrong, Matt

Contact Main Office @ 403-817-3500   Ext 0

Cooke, Mary-lynn
Assistant Principal
Students A-G


Emann, Tannis 
Assistant Principal
Students H-O

Hunt, Alexandra
Assistant Principal
Students P-Z


Dhadda, Avtar
Administrative Assistant


Teaching Staff


Acton, Justin Teacher Art, Photography jtacton@cbe.ab.ca 
Anderson, MadelineTeacher Gr. 10 Community - Socialmdanderson@cbe.ab.ca
Badeev, Danielle Teacher English dlbadeev@cbe.ab.ca
Badry, Erin Learning Leader (Connect) - Science, Biology eabadry@cbe.ab.ca 
Badyal, Samia Learning Leader Student Success Centre sbbadyal@cbe.ab.ca 
Bannard, Aaron Teacher Chemistry/Science aabannard@cbe.ab.ca 
Baxter, Karly Teacher Physical Education krbaxter@cbe.ab.ca 
Benner, Bob  Teacher English  rwbenner@cbe.ab.ca  
Blondin, Mike Learning Leader Physical Education mcblondin@cbe.ab.ca 
Bent, Ari Teacher Student Success Centre ahbent@cbe.ab.ca 
Boudreau, Shawn Learning Leader  Social Studies sbboudreau@cbe.ab.ca 
Bowman, Bryan Teacher Math bjbowman@cbe.ab.ca 
Budz, KyleTeacherkybudz@cbe.ab.ca
Boyce, Fiona Teacher Social fiboyce@cbe.ab.ca 
Budz, Kyle Teacher Gr. 10 Community - Science kybudz@cbe.ab.ca
Cattabeni, Giorgio Teacher Spanish gacattabeni@cbe.ab.ca 
Collins, Amanda Learning Leader PLP adcollins@cbe.ab.ca 
Corvino, Lucas Teacher Gr. 10 Community - Science lrcorvino@cbe.ab.ca 
D’Aoust, Gregory  Teacher Design, Animation gjdaoust@cbe.ab.ca 
Daniel, Matthew Teacher  Social Studies  mjdaniel@cbe.ab.ca 
Daniher, Shawn Learning Leader English sldaniher@cbe.ab.ca 
Debolt, Kyle Teacher Physical Education kjdebolt@cbe.ab.ca 
Deo, Joe Teacher Math madev@cbe.ab.ca 
Donnelly, Shannon Teacher Biology, Physics sbdonnelly@cbe.ab.ca 
Eltassi, Fatima Teacher Physical Education faeltassi@cbe.ab.ca 
Evanson, Patrick Teacher Legal Studies paevanson@cbe.ab.ca 
Fisico, Isabella Teacher Aviation isfisico@cbe.ab.ca 
Fraser, Steven Teacher Physical Education safrasser@cbe.ab.ca 
Friedley, Mandy Teacher Math assuhasini@cbe.ab.ca 
Gardner, Gareth Teacher Gr. 10 Community - English gcgardner@cbe.ab.ca 
Gillis, Lauren Teacher Physics  ljgillis@cbe.ab.ca 
Gordon, Tyler Teacher Physical Education tpgordon@cbe.ab.ca 
Grant, Erin Teacher Gr. 10 Community - English esgrant@cbe.ab.ca 
Hall, Cecil Teacher Financial Management/Work Exp cmhall@cbe.ab.ca 
Halsted, Chase Teacher Sports Medicine cnhalsted@cbe.ab.ca 
Haustein, Alexander Teacher English afhaustein@cbe.ab.ca
Hilton, William Teacher Social Studies behilton@cbe.ab.ca
Hussein, Hanan Teacher ELL hshussein@cbe.ab.ca
Ibbotson, Cheryl-Lynne Teacher Social Studies cmibbotson@cbe.ab.ca 
Inostroza, Patricio Teacher Physical Education peinostroza@cbe.ab.ca
Jaffar, Narisa Teacher Gr. 10 Community – Math najaffer@cbe.ab.ca
Johnston, Chad Teacher Math, Financial Management,  cwjohnston@cbe.ab.ca 
Katongole, Aneeta Teacher Gr. 10 Community ELL – Social, Psychology akatongole@cbe.ab.ca 
Lawrence, Russ Teacher Social Studies, English grlawrence@cbe.ab.ca
Lepine, Laurel Teacher Dance, Yoga lmlepine@cbe.ab.ca
Liu, Yan Ping TeacherPLPysliu@cbe.ab.ca
McComiskey, Ryan Teacher Physics/Compter Science jkmccomiskey@cbe.ab.ca
McPhail, Matt Teacher English mkmcphail@cbe.ab.ca
Mantai, Darren Teacher English dcmantai@cbe.ab.ca 
Martin, Josh Teacher Math jwmartin@cbe.ab.ca
Meldrum, MatthewTeacherGr. 10 Community - Social Studiesmdmeldrum@cbe.ab.ca
Merali, Tina Teacher Gr. 10 Community - ELL – Humanities,  Wellness ttmerali@cbe.ab.ca 
Moos, Lara Teacher Gr. 10 Community - English lemoos@cbe.ab.ca 
Morrow, Dawna Teacher Science djmorrow@cbe.ab.ca
Nijenhuis, Anke Teacher Math/Scienceafnijenhuis@cbe.ab.ca
Oppenheim, Julie Teacher French juoppenheim@cbe.ab.ca
Parhar, Dharmendar Teacher Gr. 10 Community Math, Punjabi dsparhar@cbe.ab.ca 
Pena, Jennifer Teacher Commercial Fods/Management jepena@cbe.ab.ca 
Polowski, Ashley Learning Leader ELA Gr. 10 Community - English adpolowski@cbe.ab.ca  
Ponnuchamy, Sumita Learning Leader Gr. 10 Community - Math suponnuchamy@cbe.ab.ca 
Pratch, Chad Teacher Art/Web Design cdpratch@cbe.ab.ca
Reid, Jamie Teacher Fashion jlreid@cbe.ab.ca
Ruzol, Jerwin Teacher Math/Computer Science jerruzol@cbe.ab.ca
Schlueter, Vick TeacherChemistry vtschlueter@cbe.ab.ca
Senanayake, Keshini Teacher Band, Music,  kesenanayake@cbe.ab.ca  
Simpson, Alec Teacher Social alsimpson@cbe.ab.ca
Skeith, Jonathan Teacher  Biology, Math jtskeith@cbe.ab.ca
Steele, MatthewTeacherMathmlsteele@cbe.ab.ca
Stewart, Kyle Learning Leader Gr. 10 Community – Science kkstewart@cbe.ab.ca
Stuchly, Cameron Teacher Biology/Science cammstuchly@cbe.ab.ca
Thai, Stanton Teacher ELL stthai@cbe.ab.ca
Tomasson, Kelly Teacher Social Studies kdtomasson@cbe.ab.ca
Trinier, Andrew Teacher Culinary, Marketing awtrinier@cbe.ab.ca
Vaast, Darren Teacher Photography djvaast@cbe.ab.ca
Vachon, Janelle Teacher French/Social jmvachon@cbe.ab.ca
Way, Mitchell Learning Leader CTS, Robotics mdway@cbe.ab.ca 
Weimer, Kevin Teacher Math kjweimer@cbe.ab.ca 
White, Kirstin Learning Leader Success klwhite@cbe.ab.ca
Whitford, Alec Teacher Gr. 10 Community - English rdwhitford@cbe.ab.ca
Wilde, Karen Teacher Comp Science,  Marketing/Mgmt kcwilde@cbe.ab.ca
Williams, Jason Teacher Gr. 10 Community – Social Studies Psychology jaewilliams@cbe.ab.ca
Wong, Susy Teacher Science sywong@cbe.ab.ca
Wright, Krista Teacher Physical Education, Sport Med klwright@cbe.ab.ca 
Ykema, Sam Learning Leader Fine Arts/Languages smykema@cbe.ab.ca
Ziendien, Ali Learning Leader Math alziendien@cbe.ab.ca 

Support Staff


Armstrong, Pamela

Support Staff

Baking Instructor


Bagaria, Rajnish

Support Staff

Educational  Assistant


Bahad, Navjot

Support Staff

Library Assistant


Burns, Joanne

Support Staff

Educational Assistant


Crawley, David

Support Staff

Aviation Maintenance Instructor


Gupta, Ritu

Support Staff

Business Manager


Haylow, Michelle

Support Staff

Secretary/Office Assistant


McKeever, Lua

Support Staff

SIS Assistant


Ogilvie, Brandon

Support Staff

Cooking Instructor


Omar, Dallal

Support Staff

Educational Assistant


Ondrus, KarenSupport StaffSecretary Successkaondrus@cbe.ab.ca

Qureshi, Gulnaz

Support Staff

Science Technologist


Reen, Manveen

Support Staff

Educational Assistant


Shang, Shining

Support Staff

Educational Assistant


Suhasini, Asmita

Support Staff

Educational Assistant


Sweeney, Beverley

Support Staff

Food Prep Assistant


Walkes, Victoria

Support Staff

Braile Asst.


Wong, Estella

Support Staff

Secretary/Office Assistant




Ghumman, Gurmail

Facility Operator

First in Charge


Hoeijenbos, Maria

Facility Operator

Second in Charge


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