Faculty and Staff

Administrative Staff

Mr. Ron Edwards - President

Education: B.S.  Chemistry and Biology: Saint Mary's College, Masters in Education: California State University Sacramento, Certification in Education Administration 

At JPII since: 2008

Three items I would bring on a desert island: 

  • A picture of my family
  • A Bible
  • Subscription to Wood Magazine

Email:  redwards@popejp2hseagles.org 


Mrs. Megan Farrell - Advancement Director 

Education: BA Political Science from Pacific Lutheran University, BA English from Saint Martins College

At JPII since: 2010

Three items I would bring on a desert island:

  • Sunscreen


  • Shogun 


  • And a satellite phone

Email:   mfarrell@popejp2hseagles.org 

Mr. Scott Carter - Communication & Recruitment Officer 

Education: B.A. Communication and Journalism: University of Wyoming

At JPII since: 2017

Three items I would bring on a desert island:

  • An Ipod
  • A bicycle
  • Pictures of my family and friends

Email: scarter@popejp2hseagles.org

Mrs. Therese Allin - Principal 

Education: 

BA and Certificate in Secondary Math Education with an endorsement in Computer Science, Western Washington University; MA in Educational Leadership, University of Portland; Principal’s Certification, Saint Martin’s University

At JPII since: 2004

Three items I would bring on a desert island:

  • My family
  • My iPad loaded with books
  • Old Bay seafood seasoning (this is an island, right?)

Email: tallin@popejp2hseagles.org

Mrs. Monica Davis -  Business Manager

Education: BA in Accounting from Saint Martins College

At JPII since: 2014

Three items I would bring on a desert island:

  • Ipod with lots of Music
  • Matches
  • A blanket

Email:  mdavis@popejp2hseagles.org 

Mrs. Ann Panesko - Administrative Assistant 

Education: BA from Pacific Lutheran University

At JPII since: 2017

Three items I would bring on a desert island: 

  • Matches
  • Knife
  • Chocolate

Email: apanesko@popejp2hseagles.org

Faculty

Mr. Gary Baits - Spanish/ Academic Adviser 

Education: B.A. Philosophy-Religion: Point Loma College; Master of Divinity:American Baptist Seminary of the West; Master of Education: Framingham State University

At JPII since:  2013

Three items I would bring with you on a desert island:

  • An extra-long hammock
  • An ukulele (and I’d have time to learn to play it)
  • Pictures of my wife and kids

Email: gbaits@popejp2hseagles.org       

Mrs. Alexis Deutscher - Social Studies

Education:  B.A. Political Science, Colorado State University; M.P.A. Master’s Public Administration, University of Alaska  

At JPII since: 2017

Three items I would bring on a desert island: 

  • My family
  • My library
  • My music

Email  adeutscher@popejp2hseagles.org  

Mr. Anthony Herness- Athletic Director, Spanish, PE 

Education: Bachelor of Arts Evergreen State College, Master’s in Teaching St. Martin’s University

At JPII since: 2012

Three items I would bring on a desert island: 

  • My family
  • A Pocket knife
  • A Guitar

Email:  aherness@popejp2hseagles.org    

Mr. Stephen Holland-English, Social Studies, Community Period, Jazz Band

Education: Gonzaga University: BA English, Loyola University Maryland:MAT

At JPII Since: 2010

Three items I would bring on a desert island:

  • Seeds
  • A sharp knife
  • A really good book, hopefully a big one (like the Bible!)

Email:  sholland@popejp2hseagles.org

Ms. Kimberly Karamen (Johnson)Mathematics 

Education: B.S. Advanced Mathematics/ Computer Science Education/ Minor in Secondary Education: Oregon State University

At JPII since: 2017

Three items I would bring on a desert island: 

  • My family 
  • Domino game
  • First aid kit

Email: kkaraman@popejp2hseagles.org

Mr. Richard O’ConnorScience, Mathematics 

Education: BA (Biology, Math) and Secondary Education teaching Certificate; Ripon College, MS (Fishery Population Dynamics); School of Fisheries, University of Washington

At JPII since: 2010

Three items I would bring on a desert island:

  • My wife
  • Fishing gear
  • A box of detective novels

Email: roconnor@popejp2hseagles.org

Dr. Tracy L. Russell, M.D.- Science, Mathematics, Health 

Education:  B.A. in psychology from New York University, M.D. from St. George’s University School of Medicine, working on teaching certification and M.I.T. at St Martin’s University

At JPII since: 2016

Three items I would bring on a desert island:

  • Long-lasting water filtration straw
  • Gerber-type multi-tool
  • I want to break the rules and say “my children” but they aren’t “things,” therefore it would be my library.

Email: trussell@popejp2hseagles.org

Ms.Emily Suda - Theology 

Education: B.A. Religious Studies and Political Science: Saint Martin’s University; Master of Theological Studies: Weston Jesuit/Boston College School of Theology and Ministry

At JPII since: 2010

Three items I would bring on a desert island:

  • The Brothers Karamazov
  • a French press (I’m assuming this island has coffee I can harvest)
  • Burt’s Bees chapstick

Email: esuda@popejp2hseagles.org

Ms. Lauren Zammit- English, Yearbook 

Education: Seattle Pacific University, BA

At JPII since: 2017

Three items I would bring on a desert island:

  • A raincloud
  • Homer’s The Iliad
  • A friend...probably my cat!

Email: lzammit@popejp2hseagles.org