Learning Support Teachers and Staff

Andrea Davies -Instructional Assistant
Birthday: April 22nd
Hobbies: Reading and crafting
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Vacation Destination: Any beach
Favorite Snack/Treat: Peanut butter
Most Needed Classroom Items: Dry Erase Markers
Favorite Restaurant/Meal: T.G.I. Fridays
Interesting Fact About Me: I was a marble champ when I was 12 years old!

Kelly Glus -Reading Support Teacher
Birthday: December 1st
Hobbies: Reading and traveling
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Vacation Destination: Anywhere with Palm Trees
Favorite Snack/Treat: Chocolate
Most Needed Classroom Items: Dry erase markers
Favorite Restaurant/Meal: Texas Roadhouse or Italian food
Interesting Fact About Me: I am trying to visit all 50 states! 

Dani Gumto -Reading Support Teacher
Birthday: April 17th
Hobbies: Reading, baking, running, and strength training
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Vacation Destination: Nantucket Island
Favorite Snack/Treat: Popcorn
Most Needed Classroom Items: Dry erase markers
Favorite Restaurant/Meal: Anywhere-I enjoy eating out. 
Interesting Fact About Me: I ran a half marathon with my daughter. 

Kim Iasella -Learning Support Teacher
Birthday: November 27th
Hobbies: Teaching, French and Indian War Historic Reenactment, Music, biking, skiing, hiking
Favorite Color: Blues
Favorite Vacation Destination: Historic locations
Favorite Snack/Treat: Chocolate chip cookies
Most Needed Classroom Items: Scented markers, tissues, sanitizer, and books
Favorite Restaurant/Meal: Chipotle 
Interesting Fact About Me: I play the Bodhran, an Irish round drum with tipper and my son and husband play in a family band with me.

Tim Kapalo-Allen -Speech/Language Pathologist
Birthday: February 2nd
Hobbies: Making soap, cooking and baking, reading and playing video games. 
Favorite Color: Blue
Favorite Vacation Destination: The Beach! 
Favorite Snack/Treat: Chocolate and coffee
Favorite Restaurant/Meal: I love pizza! My favorite restaurants are Altius and Onion Maiden.
Interesting Fact About Me: I run a small soap business in addition to working in the school. I have three pets (two cats and a dog) who are the coolest. I am the youngest of three children, and I grew up (and have spent most of my life) in Pittsburgh.

Amy Myer -RT11 Facilitator
Birthday: August 5th
Hobbies: Anything that involves my boys! 
Favorite Color: Depends on the shade, but blue or green. 
Favorite Vacation Destination: Beach
Favorite Snack/Treat: Fresh Mixed Fruit
Most Needed Classroom Items: Dry erase markers
Favorite Restaurant/Meal: Anywhere I don’t have to cook! 
Interesting Fact About Me: I am a graduate of FCASD and I actually teach in my elementary school! 

Jessica Stanley -Learning Support Teacher
Birthday: October 6th
Hobbies: Painting, traveling and running
Favorite Color: Purple
Favorite Vacation Destination: Florida and Hawaii
Favorite Snack/Treat: Chocolate and coffee
Most Needed Classroom Items: Expo Markers and Pencils
Favorite Restaurant/Meal: Mexican food
Interesting Fact About Me: I love to snowboard.