Faculty & Staff

Our faculty and staff provide high quality learning and fun for the students at St. James!

Katherine Neil
ECDC 3s Teaching Assistant
Lynn Hooks
Christian Education
Boo Hoshman
ECDC 2s Lead Teacher
Hannah Hume
Kindergarten
Sharmini Johnson
Spanish
Jennifer Lim
3rd Grade
Kimberly Mahony
ECDC 2s Lead Teacher
Jade McDowell
4th and 5th Grade
Laura McLaughlin
ECDC 2s Lead Teacher
Elena McPeak
Director of Admissions
Denise Mercil
Academic Enhancement
Shelby Miller
K and STEM
Julie Modica
PK 4 Lead Teacher
Abby Morris
Director of Extended Care and PE
Anna Harmon
Student/Teacher Support
Emily Nikolaus
4th and 5th Grade
Robin Pierce
ECDC 2 Teaching Assistant
Angie Rabalais
Executive Assistant to the Head of School
Lynley Rhodes
1st Grade
Nessie Richards
Academic Enhancement
Shari Robbins
2nd Grade
Allison Rome
ECDC 2s Teaching Assistant
Catherine Russell
Art
Kathleen Shahla
3rd Grade
Lauren Tyler
1st Grade
Tammy Wood
STEM
Catherine Word
Library
Nita Hannie
Music
Erin Adkins
2nd Grade
Lashonda Ard
ECDC 3s Teaching Assistant
Catherine Breaux
ECDC 2s Teaching Assistant
Catherine Brown
PK 4 Lead Teacher
Carrie Chandler
Physical Education
Niel Cheong
PK 3 Lead Teacher
Plato Choi
Director of Child Nutrition Program
Jackie Colvin
Broadcast
Jillian Courville
ECDC 3s Lead Teacher
Bess Decuir
Kindergarten
Kelli DeLaRue
PK 4 Lead Teacher
Toni Denova
PK 4 Teaching Assistant
Father Chris Duncan
Rector
Ketrina Davis
ECDC 2s Teaching Assistant
Chandra Gauthier
ECDC 1st Years Teaching Assistant
Brooke Greene
4th and 5th Grade
Ally Bayard
Counselor

Louisiana State University-B.S.
Louisiana State University-M.S.

Bridget Henderson
Head of School

Louisiana State University-B.S University of Louisiana-M.Ed.

Donna Jack
ECDC 1st Years Lead Teacher
Janine Borne
Director of Early Childhood Development

​Louisiana State University-M.S.W.

Amy Jackson
Director of Accounting
Donna Lamonte
Assistant Head of School

Louisiana State University-B.S.
Louisiana State University-M.Ed.​

The Rev. Drew Harmon
Sr. Associate Rector

Millsaps College-B.A.
Princeton Theological Seminary-M.Div.
Marquette University-Ph.D.

Mary Palms
Director of Nutrition

Louisiana State University-B.S.

Jennifer Whittington
Director of Development

University of Mississippi-B.S.
George Washington University-M.S

Jacques Pourciau
Director of Operations

University of Louisiana at Lafayette-B.A.

Mickie Long
School Nurse