Meet our Administration and Staff

Administration

Mitchell Salerno, Ed.D.
Headmaster
mitchellsalerno@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: B.S. Chemistry, M.S.Ed. Secondary Education, Ed.D Leadership

FAMILY: Married to Alexis; Twin daughters at MVC

FUN: Golf, running, Pittsburgh sports

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Honoring our history and stewarding our leadership, vision, people, and programs.



Nikki Daniels, M.B.A.
Assistant Headmaster for Advancement
nikkidaniels@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: B.A. Political Science, MA in Business Administration

FAMILY: Married to Ryan; mom to 3 elementary age students at Twin Lakes

FUN: Hiking, camping, labrador retrievers

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Inviting those who love our school to invest in what God is doing here.



Ray Blute, M.A.
MS Dean of Solutions & Strategies
rayblute@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: B.A. Life Science, Physical Education, M.A. Educational Admin.

FAMILY: Married, 2 children, 3 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild

FUN: Traveling, exercise, reading, shopping

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Caring, supporting, and encouraging them in their learning.



Matt Coleman, C.A.A.
Director of Athletics
mattcoleman@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: BA in Biblical Studies from Louisiana Baptist University

FAMILY: Married with two daughters currently at Monte Vista Christian

FUN: Hiking, watching sunsets with family, bonfires on the beach

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Enabling, enriching and challenging them to pursue excellence, and to be fearless.




Josh Davis, M.A.
HS Dean
joshdavis@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: BA in Classical Studies & Political Economy; MA in Liberal Arts

FAMILY: Married to Kristen and blessed with three remarkable children

FUN: Cherishing my wife, playing with my kids, devouring ideas

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Encouraging teachers in achieving Christ-centered educational excellence.




Kim Dawes
Director of Enrollment Management
kimdawes@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: Bachelor of Science in Management/Marketing

FAMILY: Married to high school sweetheart - 3 kids, all graduates of MVC

FUN: Fun-in-the-sun with family & friends (houseboating especially)

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Supporting students and their families in their search for a perfect fit.



Patty Gillig, M.S.
HS Dean of Student Flourishing
pattygillig@mvcs.org

EDUCATION: B.A. Psychology, M.S. Child, Youth, and Family Studies

FAMILY: A very understanding husband, and two great kids both MVC Alum

FUN: Hiking local mountains, yoga and gardening

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Promoting a dynamic environment where students may build upon their strengths.



Maria Hill
Director of Finance
mariahill@mvcs.org


EDUCATION:

FAMILY: Mom of MVC HS & MS student

FUN: Ocean, nature, travel, reading

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Encouraging, loving, and supporting them.



Dave Johnson
Director of Marketing & Communications
davejohnson@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: B.A. Commercial Art
FAMILY:
Wife & best friend Anna, 2 incredible daughters (1 at MVC)

FUN: Family, fishing, tennis, work

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Helping them find MVC and communicating consistently once they are here.



Steve Kiebus
Director of IT
skiebus@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: A+, Network+, MCPS, MCSA, MCTS, MCITP, SA, MCITP EA

FAMILY:

FUN: Rarely

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Providing them a technological frame work to thrive in while here at MVC.



Caroline Kirchner
Dean of Resident Life
carolinekirchner@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: B.A.
FAMILY:
Married to Dr. Kirchner, Mom of 3 daughters (twins who are alumni)

FUN: Singing in a barbershop quartet, gardening, sailing, traveling

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Creating a safe, optimistic, kind and productive boarding community environment.



Susie Swing, M.A.
HS Dean
susieswing@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: B.A. English, M. A. Education
FAMILY:
Married to Dave, 3 daughters including an MVC alumni, and student

FUN: Travel, time with my family, a day at the beach

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Reminding them they are uniquely created, capable, and "worth it!"



Nathan Talley M.S.Ed.
HS Dean
nathantalley@mvcs.org


EDUCATION: B.A., M.A.
FAMILY:
Wife Indra, 4 children (3 at MVC)

FUN: I love tennis, poetry, traveling, and singing hymns

I empower students to reach their highest potential by:

Caring about their hearts, listening to them, and building a Christ-centered culture together.



Administrative Assistants


JoAnn Castillo
joanncastillo@mvcs.org




Colette Crawford
colettecrawford@mvcs.org



Rochelle Flosi
rochelleflosi@mvcs.org



Laura Hamilton

laurahamilton@mvcs.org




Laura Kusanovich

laurakusanovich@mvcs.org



Edie Larson

edielarson@mvcs.org



Laura Lukin
lauralukin@mvcs.org



Melissa Morales

melissamorales@mvcs.org



Jennifer VanDeusen

jennifervandeusen@mvcs.org



Custodial Services


Celina deAvalos
celinadeavalos@mvcs.org



Esperanza Fernandez
esperanzafernandez@mvcs.org



Elvira Gonzales
elviragonzales@mvcs.org



Jose Ramon Gonzales
joseramongonzales@mvcs.org



Jose Gonzales
josegonzales@@mvcs.org



Juan Carlos Marin
juancarlosmarin@mvcs.org



Jose Luis Palomino

joseluispalomino@mvcs.org




Dalia Perez

daliaperez@mvcs.org



Luzanel Perez-Orozco
luzanelorozco@mvcs.org



Antonia Torres
antoniatorres@mvcs.org





Grounds


Jeff Legue
jefflegue@mvcs.org



Antonio Lomeli
antoniolomeli@mvcs.org



Steve Pacheco

stevepacheco@mvcs.org




Ramon Padilla
ramonpadilla@mvcs.org




Osvaldo Zamora
osvaldozamora@mvcs.org


Support Services

Wayne Johnson

waynejohnson@mvcs.org



Kira Tellez
kiratellez@mvcs.org



Samuel Salazar

samuelsalazar@mvcs.org



Fred Sosa
fredsosa@mvcs.org



Michael Strawn

michaelstrawn@mvcs.org