Eastern Staff Directory

Eastern Elementary School

1600 Eastern Avenue
Traverse City, MI 49686
Phone: 231.933.5600
Fax: 231.933.5605

Administration

Name
Position
Phone
Biz Ruskowski
Principal
231.933.5602
Jill Jenkins
Admin. Assistant
231.933.5600
Melisa Waskiewicz
Admin. Assistant
231.933.5601

Preschool

Name
Position
Phone
Julie Brott
Preschool Teacher
231.933.5640
Deb Feaster
Preschool Teacher
231.933.5641
Joy Brasington
Assistant
231.933.5641
Wendy Pattison
Assistant
231.933.5640

Elementary

Name
Position
Phone
Julie Edwardson
Kindergarten Teacher
231.933.5676
Sarah Marek
Kindergarten Teacher
231.933.5614
Jessica Owen
Kindergarten Teacher
231.933.5645
Heather Fak
1st Grade Teacher
231.933.5616
Kathy Radakovich
1st Grade Teacher
231.933.5648
Mary Fak
2nd Grade Teacher
231.933.5646
Mandy LaBarre
2nd Grade Teacher
231.933.5613
2nd Grade Teacher
231.933.5621
Terri Mattarella
3rd Grade Teacher
231.933.5622
Karen Smith
3rd Grade Teacher
231.933.5612
Kara McConnell
4th Grade Teacher
231.933.5618
4th Grade Teacher
231.933.5619
Gina Savoie
5th Grade Teacher
231.933.5698
Patricia Schneider
5th Grade Teacher
231.933.5675
Weslee Shembarger
5th Grade Teacher
231.933.5674

Library Media Center

Name
Position
Phone
Heather Asiala
Library/Media Parapro
231.933.5620

English Language Learners Program

Name
Position
Phone
Peg Siciliano
ELL Instructional Assistant
231.933.1674 (EA)

Indian Education

Name
Position
Phone
Sue Chang
Instructional Assistant
231.933.6559

Support Services

Name
Position
Phone
Abbey Kaufman
Resource Room Teacher
231.933.5644
Kristen Abner
At-Risk Instructional Assistant
231.933.5643
Heather Asiala
At-Risk Instructional Assistant
231.933.5620
Korin Quinn
At-Risk Instructional Assistant
231.933.5643
Rose Schoonmaker
Instructional Assistant
Jasmine Woodward
Instructional Aide

Extended Day

Name
Position
Phone
Catherine Allen-Goodwin
Manager
231.933.5623
Kelly Clark
Assistant
Emily Grierson
Assistant

Facilities

Name
Position
Phone
Keith Ballmer
Custodian
231.933.5650
Duane Fewins
Custodian
231.933.5650

Food & Nutrition Services

Name
Position
Phone
Karen Phillips
Kitchen Leader
231.933.5638
Sheila Venhuizen
Cook
231.933.5638