New Faces: October Edition

New Faces: October Edition
Posted on 11/01/2016

Nicole Briggs – 3rd Grade Teacher
Dean Highland Elementary

“I am looking forward to being a part of the Waco ISD family.”

<Lucious Cotton – Base Teacher
West Avenue Elementary

“I am a graduate of the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor. My favorite hobbies are watching sports, traveling and spending time with my family. I am very excited to meet all of the students and staff of Waco ISD.”

Adelmira DeLacruz – PEIMS Specialist
J.H. Hines Elementary

“I love helping people, especially children.”

Maranda Gwin – 4th Grade Teacher
Dean Highland Elementary

“I am excited about the opportunity to teach 4th grade students at Waco ISD. We will learn and grow together.”

Marcia Shinsato – Cafeteria Worker
Child Nutrition Services

“I am excited to work at Waco ISD because I will be gaining more experience.”



Tori Blonder – Behavior Support Aide
Crestview Elementary

“I am passionate about investing in children, the next generation. I believe positive influence and change occurs in childhood and I look forward to working on a team that believes in the children of Waco.”

Regena Rushing – LVN
Cedar Ridge

“I have been a substitute nurse on several campuses and loved WISD to the point I wanted to become a full-time employee.”

Jacob Thompson – Instructional Aide
Indian Spring Middle



Ruth Contreras – Office Clerk

Corsi Crews-Smith – 3rd Grade Teacher
Brook Avenue

George Ham – Special Ed. Aide
Waco High School

Shobha Ilapogu - Science Teacher
Indian Spring Middle

“I am a determined, enthusiastic, and highly motivated teacher. I am knowledgeable and effectively maintain a positive educational relationship with all students and staff.”

Marcie Penland – SIT Teacher
Kendrick Elementary

“I am a retired 5th/6th grade math teacher from Greenville, Texas, where my family lived for 25 years. We are new to Waco, and we love it here!”

Crystal Enriquez – Custodian – South Waco

DeShauna Hollie – TX Ace After School Worker – G.W. Carver

Dyonne Joiner – Instructional Aide – Cesar Chavez Middle

Elizabeth Lane – Manager Trainee – Child Nutrition Services

“I am a fast learner and so thankful for the job. I’m excited for the new job and can’t wait to start.

Dale McCormick – Custodian – J.H. Hines Elementary