Staff

ADMINISTRATION

MR. ERIC KILIAN - Principal

It has been my privilege to serve as Hewes Middle School Principal since 2014.  Prior to joining Hewes, I worked with the Tustin Unified School District as Principal of Heideman Elementary, and served as Assistant Principal of Pioneer Middle School.  Before that I taught 6th and 7th grade CORE at Hewes.

At Hewes, we strive for daily excellence, and rigorous, future minded programs that dynamically engage students for high levels of learning.  Our mantra is Rich Past.  Bold Future.  We look forward to an amazing year embracing our Bold Future together!

PROFESSIONAL ACHIEVEMENTS

  • 2019  WASC Full Accreditation with highest rating of “6 Year Review Cycle”
  • 2018 ACSA Region XVII Middle School Principal of the Year Nominee
  • 2015 WASC Accreditation at Hewes Middle School and Gold Ribbon Award
  • 2013 ACSA Region XVII Administrator of the Year Award- Valuing Diversity
  • 2011 Administrative Team, O.C. Register’s Middle School of the Year
  • (Pioneer Middle School)
  • 2008 Orange County Teacher of the Year and Finalist California Teacher of the Year program

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

  • 2018 – Breakthrough Coach Training 
  • 2018 – Member of TUSD visitation team to Apple Headquarters (Fall 2018)
  • 2018 – Instructional Rounds Training
  • 2016 – Presenter TUSD Connect Institute 
  • 2016 – CMAST yearlong training  in conjunction with FHS through Loyola Marymount
  • 2015 – “Capturing Kid’s Hearts” 
  • 2014 – Cotsen Foundation training “Instructional Coaching for Principals”
  • 2012 – Member of TUSD visitation team to Mooresville, NC to study 1:1 device use.
  • 2010 – TUSD hosted “Principal Walkthrough Training”
  • 2008 – “Digital Storytelling” Training (OCDE)

FRONT OFFICE

Title Name Email Address
Principal Mr. Eric Kilian EKilian@tustin.k12.ca.us

 

Assistant Principal Dr. Katie Males KMales@tustin.k12.ca.us

 

Counselor Mrs. JoAnne Motter JMotter@tustin.k12.ca.us

 

     
Data Clerk Jennifer Aguirre JAguirre1@tustin.k12.ca.us

 

Office Manager Julie Gullion JGullion@tustin.k12.ca.us

 

Secretary Cindy McCarthy CMccarthy@tustin.k12.ca.us

 

Health Clerk Stephanie Perez SAPerez@tustin.k12.ca.us

 

     

TEACHERS

Teacher Subject Email Address
Susan Anthony 8th Grade CORE santhony@tustin.k12.ca.us
Liliane Aparicio Foreign Language laparicio@tustin.k12.ca.us
Stephen Astor Math 6 and Math 7 sastor@tustin.k12.ca.us
Tami Bailey 8th Grade Math / AVID tkasamatsubailey@tustin.k12.ca.us
Grace Bibona RSP (Resource Program Specialist) gbibona@tustin.k12.ca.us
Diana Carroll 7th Grade Science dcarroll@tustin.k12.ca.us
Christine Cherbone 6th Grade Science ccherbone@tustin.k12.ca.us
Jeremy Cook 6th / 8th Grade Science jcook@tustin.k12.ca.us
Amita Cooper 6th Grade Math acooper@tustin.k12.ca.us
Rebecca Cordero Math 7A / Algebra I rcordero@tustin.k12.ca.us
Kathy de Arakal 8th Grade CORE kdearakal@tustin.k12.ca.us
Tammy Domokos 7th Grade CORE tdomokos@tustin.k12.ca.us
Janifer Douglas 6th Grade CORE jdouglas@tustin.k12.ca.us
Nanette Ehrhard 7th Grade Physical Education nehrhard@tustin.k12.ca.us
John Erhard Chorus jerhard@tustin.k12.ca.us
Kim Espinosa 7th Grade Math kespinosa@tustin.k12.ca.us
Renee Gonalez Home Economics/Culinary/Yearbook rgonzalez@tustin.k12.ca.us
LaDonna Granito 6th Grade CORE / Science lgranito@tustin.k12.ca.us
Bill Hartman Wood Shop whartman@tustin.k12.ca.us
Steve Hollingshead 7th Grade CORE / Exploratory / Video Production shollingshead@tustin.k12.ca.us
Dean Jennings 6th Grade CORE/ Leadership djennings@tustin.k12.ca.us
David Kang Art dkang@tustin.k12.ca.us
Kathleen Lewis Strategic Math kklewis@tustin.k12.ca.us
Kris Lowe 8th Grade CORE klowe@tustin.k12.ca.us
Katie Magnuson 6th Grade CORE/English Lang Dev kmagnuson@tustin.k12.ca.us
Kristen Mancini SDC (Special Day Class) kmancini@tustin.k12.ca.us
Dave Meek SDC (Special Day Class) mmeek@tustin.k12.ca.us
Susan Moffat 7th Grade CORE smoffat@tustin.k12.ca.us
Carter Mokhtari 7th Grade CORE smokhtari@tustin.k12.ca.us
Eryn O'Day 8th Grade Math / STEM / Exploratory eoday@tustin.k12.ca.us
Nicole Photoglou Math 6A / Exploratory nphotoglou@tustin.k12.ca.us
Kim Pyle 7th Grade Science / STEM kpyle@tustin.k12.ca.us
Kory Rascher 8th Grade Physical Education krascher@tustin.k12.ca.us
Gisela Risco Spanish / English Language Dev grisco@tustin.k12.ca.us
Katy Roper 6th Grade Physical Education kroper@tustin.k12.ca.us
Tim Thomas Band tthomas@tustin.k12.ca.us
Elizabeth Turner 6th Grade CORE eturner@tustin.k12.ca.us
Kristin Wagstaff 6th Grade CORE kwagstaff@tustin.k12.ca.us
Conrad Weber 8th Grade Science cweber@tustin.k12.ca.us
     
     
     
     
     
     

SUPPORT STAFF

 

Title Name Email Address
Cafe Manager Barbara Boyd bboyd@tustin.k12.ca.us
Digital Learning Coach Tiana Johnson tjohnson@tustin.k12.ca.us

 

Library Media Tech Cynthia Rivera clrivera@tustin.k12.ca.us

 

Plant Manager Frank Rodriguez frodriguez@tustin.k12.ca.us