Meet our Staff

Head of School

Tim Reill

Tim Reilly
Head of School

Eleanor Mitchell, IB Coordinator

Eleanor Mitchell
Deputy Head
IB-PYP Coordinator

 

 

 

 

 

 


Administration Team

Director of Admissions

Mary Strange
Director of Admissions

Director of Finance

Brandy Hoopaugh
Director of Finance

IB-PYP Co-Coordinator

Kelly Mcbride
IB-PYP Co-Coordinator

 

 

 

 

 

 


Teaching Staff

Carolyn Walter, Lead Teacher

Carolyn Walter
Lead Teacher
Early Childhood 1

Erika Leal, Lead Teacher

Erika Leal
Lead Teacher
Early Childhood 2

Ilya Santos, Support Teacher

Ilya Santos
Support – EC; Spanish – PK, K and MYP I

Lead Teacher

Ana Barbosa
​Lead Teacher
Pre-K

Thuy Bui, Support Teacher

Thuy Bui
Support Teacher
Pre-K

Lead Teacher

​Margaret Garza
​Lead Teacher
Kindergarten

Lynn Lavendar, Support Teacher

Lynn Lavendar
Support Teacher
Kindergarten

Lead Teacher

Vanessa Benavides
​Lead Teacher
Kindergarten

Carol Elias, Support Teacher

Carol Elias
Support Teacher
Kindergarten

Lead Teacher

Nicola Heard
​Lead Teacher
Grade 1

Brenda Costin, Support Teacher

Brenda Costin
Support Teacher – G1
Art Specialist – PYP and MYP

Francesca Bracho, Lead Teacher

Francesca Bracho
Lead Teacher
Grade 2

Julie Lankford, Lead Teacher

Julie Lankford
Lead Teacher
Grade 3

Anna Bode, Lead Teacher

Anna Bode
Lead Teacher
Grade 4

Andrea Clark, MYP

Andrea Clark
MYP Teacher
Grade 5 Advisory, MYP Math,
MYP Language & Literature

Tyler Odom, MYP

Tyler Odom
MYP Coordinator
Grade 6 Advisor, MYP Humanities

 

 

 

 

 

 


Specialists

Christa Tracey, Advanced Learning Specialist

Christa Tracey
Advanced Learning Specialist

Kelly Richardson, Lead Support Specialist

Kelly Richardson
Learning Support Specialist
Grade 2 – MYP

 Specialist Teacher

Josh Flowers
​PYP Music Specialist

 Specialist Teacher

David Adams
MYP Music Specialist

Specialist Teacher

Juan Hui
Mandarin Language Specialist

 Specialist Teacher

Yang Wang
Mandarin Language Specialist

 Specialist Teacher

Yara Cantu
Spanish Language Specialist

Kevin Gallagher, MYP Science & Design, PYP STEM Specialist

Kevin Gallagher
MYP Science & Design, PYP STEM Specialist

Dan Malnor, Physical Education

Dan Malnor
Physical Education Specialist

 

 

 

 

 

 


Administrative Staff

Teacher

Charissa Bates
Registrar and Administrative Assistant

Nicky Daniel, School Nurse BSN-RN

Nicky Daniel
School Nurse BSN-RN

Jesus Ortiz Zepeda

Jesus Ortiz Zepeda
Lead Maintenance

Teacher

Jen Nave
Lunch Supervisor

LEARN MORE ABOUT IST!

Serving Austin-area learners age 2 – middle school. Now offering 1/2 day and 3-day per week early childhood programs.

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(512) 351-3403

Contact Info

Address:
International School of Texas
4402 Hudson Bend
Austin, TX 78734
Map: Google Map
Phone: (512) 351-3403
Fax: (512) 364-0277
Email: info@istexas.org

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