Science

GHCHS Science Department Staff

Staff

Cox, Elizabeth Beth Cox – (Department Chair)
• BS – California State University, Northridge (Biology)
• MS – Walden University (Curriculum, Instruction, & Assessment)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Biological Science
• Professional Educator since 2003 – member of GHCHS since 2003

Herr, Stephen Stephen Herr – (Instructional Advisor)
• BS – University of California, Santa Barbara (Environmental Studies)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Biological Science,
  Life Science and Physics
• Professional Educator since 2011 – member of GHCHS since 2011

Bejko, Eneida Eneida Bejko
• BS – California State University, Northridge (Biotechnology)
• MS – California State University, Northridge (Biology)
• MS – Pace University (Teaching/Adolescent track)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Biological Science
• Professional Educator since 2008 – member of GHCHS since 2014

Brauer, Erica Erica Brauer
• BS – University of Southern California (Biology)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Chemistry, Biological Sciences
• Professional Educator since 2015 – member of GHCHS since 2015

Chapleau, Jeanette Jeanette Chipps
• BS – California State University, Long Beach (Biology)
• BA – California State University, Long Beach (Psychology)
• MS – Cornell University (Neuroscience)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Chemistry
• Professional Educator since 2011 – member of GHCHS since 2013

Cook, Zachary Zachary Cook
• BS – University of California, Los Angeles (Physics)
• MS – University of California, Riverside (Physics)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Physics, Mathematics
• Professional Educator since 2011 – member of GHCHS since 2011

Day III, Donald Donald Day
• BS – University of California, Santa Barbara (Physical Geography)
• MA – California State University, Northridge (Secondary Ed)
• Education Specialist Instruction Credential – Mild/Moderate Disabilities
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Physics, Geosciences
• Professional Educator since 1999 – member of GHCHS since 2007

Dzmura, Matt Matt Dzmura
• BS – Boston University (Biology)
• MA – University of Phoenix (Education)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Biological Sciences, Chemistry
• Professional Educator since 2003 – member of GHCHS since 2009

Wendy Hagan
• BS – University of California, Santa Barbara (Zoology)
• MS – California State University, Long Beach (Science Education)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Biological Sciences
• Professional Educator since 2003 – member of GHCHS since 2012

John Heston
• BS – California State University, Northridge (Biology)
• MS – California State University, Los Angeles (Science Education)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Physics, Life Science
• Professional Educator since 1989 – member of GHCHS since 1994

Kennedy, Helen Helen Kennedy
• BS – California State University, Northridge
  (Chemistry/Cellular-Molecular Biology)
• MS – University of Southern California (Chemistry)
• PhD – University of Southern California
  (Research Methods/Statistical Analysis)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Chemistry
• Professional Educator since 1988 – member of GHCHS since 2002

Kim, Jessica Jessica Kim
• BS – University of California, Los Angeles (Biology)
• MA – Pepperdine University (Education and Teaching Credential)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Chemistry, Biological Sciences
• Professional Educator since 2007 – member of GHCHS since 2011

Lee, Christine Christine Lee
• BS – University of California, Los Angeles
  (Organismic Biology, Ecology and Evolution)
• MA – National University (Multicultural Education)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Biological Sciences
• Professional Educator since 2004 – member of GHCHS since 2006

Nasr, Nancy Nancy Nasr
• BS – University of Alberta (Microbiology)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Biology, Chemistry
• Professional Educator since 2014 – member of GHCHS since 2014

 Reavey Ellen Reavey
• BS – Boston University (Biomedical Engineering)
• MEd – Boston University (Curriculum and Teaching)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Physics
• Professional Educator since 2013 – member of GHCHS since 2015

Said, Hian Hian Said
• BS – California State University, Long Beach (Microbiology and Chemistry)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Chemistry, Life Science
• Professional Educator since 1994 – member of GHCHS since 1994

Savage, Melissa Melissa Savage
• BA – Colgate University (Neuropsychology, Interdisciplinary Writing)
• MA – California State University, Northridge (Secondary Science Education)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Health Science, Biological Sciences
• Professional Educator since 2009 – member of GHCHS since 2009

Shah, Tripti Tripti Shah
• BS – Rani Durgawati University, India (Chemistry, Biology and Education)
• MS – Rani Durgawati University, India (Chemistry and Education)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Chemistry
• Professional Educator since 1982 – member of GHCHS since 2010

Sill, Brenda Brenda Sill
• BA – California State University, Northridge (Geology)
• MA – California State University, Northridge (Computer Education
  and Technology)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Biological Sciences and
  Geosciences
• Professional Educator since 2004 – member of GHCHS since 2004

Ultan-Thomas, Tommy Tommy Ultan-Thomas
• BS – California State University, Northridge (Biology)
• MA – University of California, Los Angeles (Anthropology)
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Chemistry, Earth Science, Life Science
• Professional Educator since 1984 – member of GHCHS since 1994

Zernow, Mel Mel Zernow
• BA – San Diego State University (Physical Sciences)
• MBA – Golden Gate University
• Single Subject Teaching Credential – Science: Physics, Geosciences
• Professional Educator since 2003 – member of GHCHS since 2004