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Our Staff

 Our Staff

Mr. Todd Kirkendall is the Program Lead for New Opportunity Programs.  He holds a M.Ed. from the University of Illinois at Chicago, as well as a B.B.A. from Western Michigan University.  Mr. Kirkendall successfully completed the Principal Licensure Program from the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs.

Angela Cross teaches Language Arts for NOP. She holds a master’s in Secondary Education from the University of Rochester in Rochester , N.Y. Ms. Cross also has experience working with adolescents and their families experiencing medical illnesses.
Frank Kmilek teaches Math for the NOP . His B.A. in Education is from North Central College in Naperville, Ilinois. Frank is highly qualified in both Language Arts and Social Studies as well as in Mathematics.
Patty Kreidel is the Social Studies teacher for the program. She has a B.S.in History and an M. A. in Curriculum and Instruction from U.C.C.S. She is highly qualified in Language Arts.