Meet our Faculty

Many awards. Years of experience. 

Our faculty members are award-winning and widely published. Experts in their fields, they bring years of practical experience to the classroom. First and foremost, they are focused on your success. Beyond the classroom learning, faculty place extremely high value on the professional development of each student and will push you to deliver your best every day.


Montessori Program

Luz Casquejo-Johnston, Ed.D, Assistant Professor


Multiple Subject Program

Nancy Dulberg, Ed.D., Associate Professor

Laurie Edwards, Ph.D., Professor

Everett Louis, Ph.D., Adjunct Assistant Professor

Sue Marston, Ed.D., Professor

Elizabeth Montano, Ed.D., Assistant Professor

Tamara Spencer, Ed.D., Associate Professor


Single Subject Program

Clifford Lee, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Raina Leon, Ph.D., Associate Professor

Gemma Niermann, Ph.D., Adjunct Associate Professor

Joan Peterson, Ed.D., Professor

Mary Raygoza, Ph.D.,Associate Professor


Special Education Program

Peter Alter, Ph.D., Associate Professor

David Krapf, Ph.D., Adjunct Associate Professor


All KSOE Faculty