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Faculty & Staff

Called to teach, chosen to serve.

Educating the next generation . . .

At Catholic Central School, our teachers are more than educators; they are mentors and guides, dedicated to nurturing the minds, hearts, and spirits of their students.

Exemplifying Catholic Values

Our faculty brings a wealth of experience to the classroom, along with a passion for Catholic education that goes beyond textbooks. Recognizing that every student is unique, our teachers are committed to ensuring that each child reaches their full potential through engaging and effective learning experiences at all levels. 

Exceptional Academic Credentials

Highly educated, and with over 65% of the staff holding advanced degrees, our team is actively engaged in ongoing professional development to ensure the latest and most effective teaching methods are reflected in their classrooms. In 2023, each teacher participated in over thirty hours of professional learning, fostering an innovative environment for students.

Early Education

Erin Quirk

Teacher 3.1

Ashley Lombardo

Teacher 4.1

Megan Plekan

Teacher 4.2

Rebecca Johnson

Teacher 4.3

Yvonne Yonkers

Teacher 4.4

Curtis Richards

Teaching Assistant 3.1

Eleanor Gardner

Teaching Assistant 4.1

Vera Boomhower

Teaching Assistant 4.2

Tina Garofal

Teaching Assistant 4.3

Lola Fernandez

Teaching Assistant 4.4

Hanlet Dominguez

Spanish Pre K - Grade 8

Lower School

Jennifer Whittle

Kindergarten Teacher

Stacey Jiampetti

Grade 2

Mary Ann Larkin

Grade 4

Anne Marie Blair

Grade 5

Vivian Giulianelli

Art - Lower School

Hanlet Dominguez

Spanish Pre K - Grade 8

Catherine Viola

Religion & Music

Juli Ganesh

Special Ed - North Colonie

Upper School

Science Department

Renee Bouchey

Chemistry & Physics

Mathematics Department

English Department

Amanda Hannah


History Department

Nicholas Novotny

Social Studies 6-8, Gov't, US History 11

Ann Marie Rizzo

World History I & II, AP US History, AP World

Spanish Department

Dolores Kania

Spanish I-IV

Hanlet Dominguez

Spanish Pre K - Grade 8

Religion Department

Michael Kujan

Religion 7, Theology 9 & 12

Thomas Horn Jr.

Religion 8, Theology 10 & 11

Specials Department

Juli Ganesh

Special Ed - North Colonie

George Hannah

Accounting, Personal Finance, Econ, Business

Terence Murphy

Printmaking, Studio in Art, Art 8, Adv Drawing

Shanna Gregoire

Pre K - Grade 6 PE


Lily Spera


Richard Harrigan


Kristen Campito

Director of Teaching and Learning

Ginny Bariteau

Admissions and Enrollment Coordinator/Alumni Relations Liaison

Kelly Sano

Front Office

Dominika Fanning


Cathie Becker

Athletic Director

Lori Guiliano

Dean of Discipline

Tina Gierka

Events and Administrative Coord.

Join us for our Centennial Open House on Sunday, November 5th @ 1pm!

Join us for our Centennial Open House on Sunday, November 5th at 1 pm!