Administration and Faculty

Senior Administration

Headmaster
Galen Hoffstadt, Headmaster – galenhoffstadt@sjes.org
B.S.in Education, Southwest Texas State University
M.A.S. in Curriculum and Instruction, Texas A&M University -Corpus Christi
M.A.S. in Supervision and Mid-Management, Texas A&M University- Corpus Christi
Postgraduate Doctoral Studies Certification, Organizational Leadership
Nova Southeastern University
St. James Alumni Parent

Director of Academics and Admissions
Kimberly Hatridge – kimberlyhatridge@sjes.org
B.S., Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi
M.S., Texas A&M University, Corpus Christi

Business Manager
Jane Bayarena –janebayarena@sjes.org
B.B.A., Texas A&M University—Kingsville

Director of Communication and Marketing
Nicole Leal – nicoleleal@sjes.org
B.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
St. James Parent

Administrative Supervisor
Heather Houston – heatherhouston@sjes.org
B.S., Texas A&M University-College Station
M.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Administration

Facilities Director
Russell Ellis – russellellis@sjes.org

Bookkeeper
Jerry Jo Largin – jerryjolargin@sjes.org

Athletic Director
R. Tommy Rios – tommyrios@sjes.org
B.A., University of Houston

Faculty

Natalie Addkison, Primary
natalieaddkison@sjes.org

C.C. Alexander, Science and Language (6th)
ccalexander@sjes.org
B.S., University of Texas-Austin

Leslie Blackshear, Kindergarten
leslieblackshear@sjes.org
B.S., University of Louisiana
M.S.W., Louisiana State University
Alumni Parent

Maria Elena Blanco, Spanish (6th-8th)
mariablanco@sjes.org
B.S., Mississippi State University
M.A., Texas A & M University–Kingsville
Alumni Parent

Leslee Bourg, Physical Education
lesleebourg@sjes.og
B.S., University of Texas-Austin

Robert Daugherty, Math (6th-8th)
robertdaugherty@sjes.org
B.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Gay DeMontel, Music
gaydemontel@sjes.org
B.A., Southwest Texas State University

Kristen Dreyer, Primary Director & Pre-Kindergarten
kristendreyer@sjes.org
B.S., Baylor University
Alumni Parent

Yadira Galindo, Primary Teaching Assistant
yadiragalindo@sjes.org

Cynthia Garcia, Spanish (Lower School)
cynthiagarcia@sjes.org
B.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Sharon Garcia, History (7th-8th)
sharongarcia@sjes.org
B.S., Corpus Christi State University

Amanda Gonzalez, Licensing Director & Pre-Primary
amandagonzalez@sjes.org
B.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
St. James Parent

Michelle Gonzalez, Pre-Primary Teaching Assistant
michellegonzalez@sjes.org

Jennifer Gordon, Pre-Primary
jennifergordon@sjes.org
St. James Parent

Sonia Hall, Pre-Kindergarten
soniahall@sjes.org
B.A., Baylor University
St. James Parent

Elena Harms, Kindergarten
elenaharms@sjes.org
B.A., University of Texas-Pan American

Christy Huebner, Librarian
christyhuebner@sjes.org
B.A., Texas A&M University
M.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
St. James Parent

Amy Jacobs, Language Arts (6th-8th)
amyjacobs@sjes.org
B.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Au.D., Auburn University

Teresa Krell, Grade 5
teresakrell@sjes.org
B.F.A., Abilene Christian University
M.A., Texas A & M University-Corpus Christi

Sandy McCampbell, Spiritual Formation
SandyMcCampbell@aim.com
B.S., Texas A & M University–College Station
Alumni Parent

Karen McIntire, Grade 1
karenmcintire@sjes.org
B.A., University of Dallas
M.Ed., Texas A&M University-Commerce
M.A.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi

Julia Mason, Pre-Kindergarten
juliamason@sjes.org
B.S., Texas A&M University-College Station

Jennifer Meares, Grade 1
jennifermeares@sjes.org
B.S., Louisiana State University
Alumni Parent & St. James Parent

Velma Moreno, Grade 2
velmamoreno@sjes.org
B.S., Texas A&I University-Kingsville

Ashley Ramirez, Grade 4
ashleyramirez@sjes.org
B.A., Western Governors University

Julia Ruggles, Pre-K Teaching Assistant
juliaruggles@sjes.org

Mariah Silvas, Pre-Primary Teaching Assistant
mariahsilvas@sjes.org

Paula Smith, Grade 2
paulasmith@sjes.org
B.S., Baylor University
Alumni Parent

Trevor Smith, Lower School Teaching Assistant
trevorsmith@sjes.org

Carrie Stice, Grade 3
carriestice@sjes.org
B.S.Texas Tech University
M.Ed., Sul Ross State University
St. James Parent

Angela Sulik, Primary
angelasulik@sjes.org
B.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
St. James Parent

Meredith Waterhouse, Art & Drama
meredithwaterhouse@sjes.org
B.A., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi
Alumni Parent & St. James Parent

Ralph Wedgeworth, Science (7th-8th)
ralphwedgeworth@sjes.org
B.S., University of Arkansas at Monticello
M.S., Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi