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Faculty member since 2016
Instructor of Chemistry, Honors Chemistry and AP Chemistry
University of California, Santa Cruz, Bachelor of Science – Chemistry
University of California, San Diego, Master of Science – Chemistry


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Faculty member since 2011
Instructor of United States History, United States Government, World History, Fundamentals of Marketing
Moderator: National Honor Society
San Diego State University, Bachelor of Arts, History (Magna Cum Laude)
San Francisco State University, Master of Arts, United States History & Modern European History


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Faculty member since 2006
Instructor of Freshman Lit & Comp, American Literature, British Literature, Honors British Literature
UC Berkeley, Bachelor of Arts, English Literature


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Faculty member since 2015
Instructor of English – 9th, 10th and 12th grade
Chapman University, Single Subject English Credential
San Francisco State University, MA Philosophy
CSU Sacramento, BA Philosophy, Minor English
Cosumnes River College, Sacramento, AA General Education


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Faculty member since 2011
Instructor of Biology
California State Single Subject Clear Credentials
University of California, Davis, Bachelor of Science, Biology
University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Master of Science, Biology


ext. #197

Faculty member since 1990
English Department Chair
Instructor of AP Literature & Composition, Expository Writing, Creative Writing, and Psychology
State of California Credential – English, History and Psychology
Regis College, Bachelor of Arts, English
John F. Kennedy University, Master of Psychology
State of California Board of Behavioral Sciences, License – Marriage & Family Therapist


ext. #182

Faculty member since 2013
Instructor of Spanish, ESL
International Program Coordinator
Bachelor of Arts, Spanish and Minor in Education
Working on MA TESOL (Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages) – Sonoma State University


ext. #132

Faculty member since 2014
Drama and School Production Director
Chico State University, BA, Cum Laude – Recreation Administration – Private and Community Enterprise Option with credential in Resort Management and Development. Minor in Theatre Arts.
University of California, Davis, Master of Fine Arts – Dramatic Art – Emphasis in Teaching and Directing


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Faculty member since 1994
Instructor of English
BA in English with a minor in secondary education from St. Mary’s College in South Bend, Indiana
MA in English from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio.


ext. #145

Faculty member since 1979
Physical Education Department Chair
Head Coach for Varsity Football, Basketball & Baseball
Santa Rosa Junior College, Associate of Arts – Fire Science
California State University, San Jose, Bachelor of Arts – Environmental Science
California State University, Sonoma, Bachelor of Arts – Physical Education
Credentials in Biology, Physical Education, History
Played football at SRJC and baseball at SSU


ext. #122

Faculty member since 2012
Instructor of Digital Film
Sacramento State (CSUS), Bachelor of Arts, Social Science (Emphasis in History)
Florida State University, Master of Fine Arts, School of Television, Film and Recording Arts (Film Production)
SRJC – Adjunct Faculty, Communication Studies (Teaching courses in Mass Communication, Film Appreciation, and Film History)

Santa Rosa Junior College (Since 2006)


ext. #184

Faculty member since 2006
Modern Languages Department Chair
Instructor of: Spanish 1, Spanish 3 Honors, Spanish 4 AP Language and Culture
Credential: State of California
California State University Los Angeles
University of Redlands, Bachelor of Arts, Spanish, Minor in French
L’Institut Catholique de Lyons, France
University of Guadalajara, Mexico


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Faculty member since 1980
Instructor of Physical Education
Co-Athletic Director
Credential: State of California
California State University, Chico, Bachelor of Arts – Physical Education
Santa Rosa Junior College, Associate of Arts


ext. #186

Faculty member since 2009
Science Department Chair
Instructor of Conceptual Physics, Environmental Science
Credentials in Life Science, Physics, and Administration
Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, Bachelor of Science – Environmental and Systematic Biology
California State University, San Francisco, Masters of Science – Zoology
California State University, Sonoma, Masters of Arts – Education


ext. #152

Faculty member since 1987
Theology Department Chair
Co-Dean of Academics
Director of Curriculum
Instructor of AP US History, Christian Lifestyle
University of California San Diego, BA Political Science, History
Sonoma State University, Masters of Education


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Faculty member since 2016
Instructor of Algebra I, Algebra II and Math Lab
California State University, Sonoma – Bachelor of Arts – Mathematics; Master of Arts – Public Administration
Teaching Credentials: State of California


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Faculty member since 2005
Instructor of Art Appreciation, Advanced Drawing, Art III, Sculpture, Painting
Co-leader of Art Angels
Bachelor of Art Education at The Ohio State University
Illustrator and Photographer –


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Faculty member since 2003
Social Science Department Chair
Econ Week Coordinator
Financial Club Moderator
Sonoma State University, History. Minor in Economics and Psychology
Single Subject Social Science Credential, Sonoma State, CLAD certified


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St. Vincent de Paul HS, Class of 1998
Faculty Member since 2002
Instructor of Leadership/Religion (Scripture, ACC I & ACC II)
Meditation Club moderator
Campus Minister/Retreat Coordinator
Credential, Dominican University
CSU Monterey Bay, Bachelor of Arts, English with Emphasis in Human Communication


ext. #188

Faculty Member since 2016
Instructor of Jazz Ensemble
Music Club Moderator
Virginia Tech University, Bachelor of Arts, Instrumental Music Education and Curriculum Development


ext. #126

Faculty member since 2005
Instructor of Freshman & Sophomore Theology
Volleyball Coach
University of California Berkeley, Bachelor of Arts, History of Art
San Francisco State University, Master of Secondary Education and Teaching 1997


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Faculty member since 2000
Math Department Chair
Instructor of Math
Sonoma State University, Bachelor of Arts – Mathematics


ext. #143

Faculty member since 2015
Instructor of Algebra and Physics
Physics Club Moderator
University of Oregon, Doctor of Philosophy in Physics, Master of Science
Rutgers University – Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry and Mathematics. Minor in Philosophy


ext. #114

Faculty member since 2012
Resource Specialist
Co-Dean of Academics
Instructor of Academic Edge and Real World
Education Specialist Credential, CA Clear Credential
University of San Francisco, Bachelor of Arts in Theology, minor in Philosophy, St. Ignatius Institute Certificate

Santa Clara University, Master of Arts in Special Education


ext. #190

St. Vincent de Paul HS class of 1968
Faculty member since 1974
Instructor of Mathematics
Garden Club coordinator
CA Secondary Credential in Mathematics, Biology, and Psychology, USF
University of San Francisco, Bachelor of Science – Mathematics


ext. #129

Faculty member since 2007
Instructor of Spanish and Algebra
San Diego State University – Bachelor of Arts, Spanish with emphasis in Teaching, Political Science, History minor
San Francisco State, Masters of Arts, Spanish


ext. #196

Faculty member since 2016
Instructor of French
Paris XIII University, Bachelor of Arts – French
California State University, Chico, Master of Arts – French


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Vice Principal and Dean of Students since 2015
Freshmen Theology Teacher
Women’s Basketball HeadCoach, JV Football Head Coach and Varsity Defensive Coordinator, Asst. Baseball Coach
Credential: State of California – Single Subject English and Administration and Supervision (K-12)
Coastal Carolina University, Bachelor of Arts, English and Secondary Education
Liberty University, Master of Education, Administration and Supervision


Faculty member since 1999
Art Department Chair
Instructor of Art 1-3, AP 2-D Design, Ceramics, Photography, Yearbook
Co-Moderator of Art Angels
Tim Shea Day coordinator
Prom coordinator
CSU Chico, Bachelor of Arts, Art (emphasis in drawing and painting), Minor in English with a supplement in writing
Credential, CSU Chico – State of California Single subject credential


ext. #181

Faculty member since 2016
Instructor of Computer Graphic Design, CAD and Yoga Club
Colleges of Study – Kansas City Art Institute; California College of the Arts
Former –  Creative Director at Harper Collins Publishers; Adjunct Professor of Design at California College of the Arts; Art Director of Children’s Books and Adult Interiors at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
See Ms. Wetherbee’s websiteSee Ms. Wetherbee’s Professional Profile


ext. #193

Faculty member since 2013
Instructor of Speech and Debate
Director of Debate program
State of California, California Teaching Credential in Social Science
University of California, Santa Cruz, Bachelor of Arts – Philosophy


ext. #111

Principal since 2004
University of Oregon, Ph.D. Comparative Literature, Comprehensive exams passed with distinction Master of Arts – Comparative Literature
University of Redlands, Johnston Center for Individualized Learning, B.A. Philosophy and Literature
Phi Beta Kappa; graduated with honors
Publications, Conference Papers and Professional Talks:
“Risky Business” and “Railroad Earth” for the West Side Stories Competition, Petaluma, CA 2014
“Schools in Transformation” for Rotary Clubs, Petaluma and Novato, CA 2014
“How to Run an Awesome Catholic High School on Limited Tuition Revenue” at the NCEA Regional Conference, Seattle, WA 2013
“Life on Mars” for Petaluma Ignite #3 at St. Vincent de Paul High School, Petaluma, CA 2012
“How to Survive a Grizzly Bear Attack” for Petaluma Ignite #2 at St. Vincent de Paul High School, Petaluma, CA 2012
“Planet Earth and Humanity” for Petaluma Ignite #1 at Aqus Cafe, Petaluma, CA 2011
“City Jungles and Expressionist Reifications from Brecht to Hammett,” Twentieth Century Literature. 44 n. 1 (1998): 119-133
“Transcendental Idealism vs. Historical Materialism” for the alumni debate forum at the Johnston Center at the University of Redlands, Redlands, CA 1998
“The Subject of Technology in Expressionism and Crime Fiction” for the Theoretical Approaches to Popular Literature session at the Popular Culture Association/American Culture Association Conference in San Antonio, TX 1997
“Anesthetics of Dissonance,” Two Girls Review v. 1 n. 2 (1995/96): 65-73
“Eugene O’Neill and an American Expressionism” for the Eugene O’Neill Society session at the Modern Language Association Convention in San Diego, CA 1994
“Spectacles of Violence in the Aesthetics of Modernism” for the “Confrontations” session at the Western Humanities Conference in Eugene, OR 1994
Planet Earth and Humanity

Administration Team

John Walker

Arthur Walker Jr.
Vice Principal and Dean of Students
ext. #140

Claudia Thompson
Resource Specialist
Dean of Academics


Michael O’Toole
Dean of Academics

Cathy Yarger
Director of Admissions and

Pam Saisi
Director of Finance

Terese Doolittle
Director of Student Accounts and Scholarships 
ext. #118

Meghann Rubino
ext. #115

Kirth Dwyer
Co-Athletic Director
ext. #123

Sue Keller
Co-Athletic Director
ext. #134

Lisa Johnston
Advancement Associate
ext. #124

Jeannie Evans
ext. #200

Counseling Team

Kathy Atkinson MFT
Counseling Department Chair

ext. #141

JaZelle Perry
Freshman/Sophomore Advisor

ext. #161

Gwenly Carrel
Junior/Senior & College Counselor

ext. #137

Claudia Thompson
Resource Specialist
Dean of Academics

ext. #114

Support Staff

Kristi Kavanaugh
Receptionist & Attendance
ext. #112

Jessica Merrill
Receptionist and Scrip
ext. #110

Lisa Jepsen
Accounts Payable
ext. #148

Salvador Sahagun
Mustang Kitchen Coordinator
ext. #138

Ed Wayne
Facilities Supervisor

 ext. #165

Technology Support