STAFF DIRECTORY

A dedicated set of staff interact daily with enthusiastic students, welcoming them to Whitko Career Academy. The instructors and students work together to create a culture of high expectations in every classroom and throughout the academy.

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Anderson, Megan

WCA Criminal Justice Teacher
Departments: Career Academy
Email:  megan.anderson@whitko.org

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Benedict, Chris

WCA Director
Departments: Administration, Career Academy
Email: chris.benedict@whitko.org

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Benedict, Sandy

WCA Asst. Director/Workplace Specialist
Departments: Administration, Career Academy
Email:  sandra.benedict@whitko.org

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Dahms, Chad

WCA Manufacturing Teacher
Departments: Faculty, Trades, Career Academy
Email: chad.dahms@whitko.org

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Dahms, Matt

WCA Consultant
Departments: Administration, Career Academy
Email:  matt.dahms@whitko.org

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Hollenbaugh, Jade

WCA Precision Machining Teacher
Departments: Trades, Faculty, Career Academy
Email: jade.hollenbaugh@whitko.org

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Irwin, Angie

WCA Mentor Teacher
Departments: Business, Faculty, Career Academy
Email:  angie.irwin@whitko.org

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Irwin, John

WCA Cyber Security Teacher
Departments: Career Academy, Faculty, Business
Email: john.irwin@whitko.org

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Lindsey, Megan

WCA Business Teacher
Departments: Business, Faculty, Career Academy
Email:  megan.lindsey@whitko.org

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Mitchell, Rebekah

WCA College Careers/Work Based Learning
Departments: Business, Faculty, Career Academy
Email: rebekah.mitchell@whitko.org

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Neeley, Chris

WCA Construction Teacher
Departments: Trades, Faculty, Career Academy
Email:  chris.neeley@whitko.org

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Nicodemus, Amy

Medical Health Science Teacher
WJSH Medical Health Science Teacher
Departments: Faculty, Career Academy, Trades
Email: amy.nicodemus@whitko.org

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Ocken, Jay

WCA Welding Teacher
Departments: Trades, Faculty, Career Academy
Email:  jay.ocken@whitko.org

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Price, Matt

WCA Manufacturing Teacher
WJSH Manufacturing Teacher
Departments: Faculty, Career Academy, Trades
Email: matt.price@whitko.org

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Rhodes, Tracy

WCA Bus Driver/Instructional Assistant
Departments: Transportation, Career Academy
Email:  tracy.rhodes@whitko.org

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Stone, Donald

WCA Alternative School Teacher
Departments: Special Services, Career Academy, Faculty
Email: donald.stone@whitko.org

Whitko Career Academy Neil Bammerlin

NEIL BAMMERLIN 
Precision Machining
neil.bammerlin@whitko.org

CHRIS BENEDICT 
Director of Alternative Education & Corporation Scheduling Coordinator 
chris.benedict@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

SANDY BENEDICT 
Work Based Learning Specialist & WCA Assistant Director 
sandra.benedict@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

TAMMY COYLE-WALTER 
Health Science 
tammy.coyle-walter@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

CHAD DAHMS 
Engineering & Design/Tool Room Supervisor
chad.dahms@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

Whitko Career Academy Matt Dahms

MATT DAHMS 
Consultant
matt.dahms@whitko.org

MATT DICE 
Agriculture 
matt.dice@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

JADE HOLLENBAUGH 
Precision Machining
jade.hollenbaugh@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

ANGIE IRWIN 
Education Professions 
angie.irwin@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

Whitko Career Academy Megan Lindsey

MEGAN LINDSEY
Business Education & Marketing
megan.lindsey@whitko.org

JOE LUCE 
Director of Whitko Career Academy 
joe.luce@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

Whitko Career Academy Don McCune

DON MCCUNE
Criminal Justice
don.mccune@whitko.org

Whitko Career Academy Melissa Little

REBEKAH MITCHELL 
College & Careers/Work Based Learning
rebekah.mitchell@whitko.org

JAY OCKEN
Welding Technology/Advanced Manufacturing 
jay.ocken@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

Whitko Career Academy Braxton O'Haver

BRAXTON O’HAVER
Construction Trades 
braxton.o’haver@whitko.org

Little Cats Early Learning Center Jamie Paino

JAMIE PAINO
Little Cats Early Learning Center Director
jamie.paino@whitko.org

Whitko Career Academy Cassandra Penrod

CASSANDRA PENROD
Agriculture 
cassandra.penrod@whitko.org

MALLERY PIERCE 
Culinary Arts
mallery.pierce@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

ASHLEY ROBERTS 
College & Careers/Business 
ashley.roberts@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

KELLEY SHEISS 
Agriculture
kelley.sheiss@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

DERREK SORG
Engineering & Design/PLTW
derrek.sorg@whitko.org  |  VIEW BIO

Whitko Career Academy Donald Stone

DONALD STONE
Special Education/Blue Team Director
donald.stone@whitko.org

Whitko Career Academy Karla Yeager

KARLA YEAGER
Administrative Assistant
karla.yeager@whitko.org