Faculty

Administration

Matthew Sammartino

Name:

Matthew Sammartino

Position:

Principal / Social Studies Department
Administrator’s Bio

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education -Duquesne University
Masters: MS – Educational Administration – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 18
Years Teaching: 18

Extracurricular Duties:

Social Studies Department Chair

 

Fr. Richard Murphy

Name:

Fr. Richard Murphy ’72

Position:

President
Administrator’s Bio

Education:

Bachelors: BA – Political Science and English – American University
Masters: Master of Theology – Anthenacum of Ohio
Masters: MA – Religious Education – Boston College
Years at Ursuline: 30
Years Teaching: 36

Michelle Carosella

Name:

Michelle Carosella

Position:

Assistant Principal for Curriculum and Instruction
Administrator’s Bio

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education – University of Toledo
Masters: MED – John Carroll University
Years at Ursuline: 2
Years Teaching: 21

Maggie Matune

Name:

Maggie Matune ’06

Position:

Assistant Principal / Social Studies Department
Administrator’s Bio

Education:

Bachelors: BA – History & Education  – John Carroll University
Masters: MA –  Nonprofit Administration  – John Carroll University
MA- Educational Administration – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 9
Years Teaching: 9

Extracurricular Duties:

Student Ambassador Advisor

Mission Trip Advisor

 

English Department

Paul Kempe

Name:

Paul Kempe ’10

Position:

English Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education – Walsh University
Years at Ursuline: 3
Years Teaching: 3

Extracurricular Duties:

Assistant Football Coach

JV Baseball Coach

Barbara J McVicker

Name:

Barbara J McVicker

Position:

Foreign Language and English Departments

Education:

Bachelors: AB – Youngstown State University
Masters: MA – Educational Administration – Westminster College
Years at Ursuline: 40
Years Teaching: 41

Extracurricular Duties:

Italian Club Advisor

Aimee Morrison

Name:

Aimee Morrison ’79

Position:

English Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education – Bowling Green State University
Years at Ursuline: 22
Years Teaching: 26

Extracurricular Duties:

SOS Advisor
Student Ambassador Advisor
Home & School Faculty Rep

Megan Preston

Name:

Megan Preston ’09

Position:

English Department

Education:

Bachelors: BA – Education – Walsh University
Years at Ursuline: 3
Years Teaching: 5

Extracurricular Duties:

English Department Chair

Quiz Bowl Advisor

Emily Rogers

Name:

Emily Rogers

Position:

English Department

Education:

Bachelors: BA – Education – Walsh Univeristy
Masters: MA – English Literature – John Carroll University
Years at Ursuline: 2
Years Teaching: 4

Extracurricular Duties:

Newspaper Advisor

Name:

Mary Kay Scudier

Position:

English Department

Education:

Bachelors: University of Dayton
Masters: Youngstown State University
Teaching License: Mount Union
Post Graduate Work: Kent State University
Years at Ursuline: 1
Years Teaching:

Name:

DeAnna Sheffler

Position:

English Department

Education:

Bachelors: Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 1
Years Teaching:

 

Fine & Performing Arts Department

John Peplowski

Name:

John Peplowski

Position:

Fine & Performing Arts Department

Education:

Bachelors: BM – Education -Youngstown State University
Masters: MM – Education -Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 27
Years Teaching: 27

Extracurricular Duties:

Band Director

Fine & Performing Arts Department Chair

Name:

Alana Campbell

Position:

Fine & Performing Arts Department

Education:

Bachelors: Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 1
Years Teaching:

Extracurricular Duties:

Art Club

Name:

Miranda Timmins

Position:

Fine & Performing Arts Department

Education:

Bachelors: Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 1
Years Teaching:

Extracurricular Duties:

Art Club Advisor

Joan Williams

Name:

Miranda Timmins

Position:

Fine & Performing Arts Department

Education:

Bachelors:
Years at Ursuline:
Years Teaching: 1

Extracurricular Duties:

Art Club Advisor

 

Foreign Language Department

Lisa Devlin

Name:

Lisa Devlin

Position:

Foreign Language Department

Education:

Bachelors: BA – French -Westminster College
Masters: MSED – Curriculum & Instruction – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 8
Years Teaching: 14

Extracurricular Duties:

Foreign Language Department Chair
French Club Advisor
Global Rovers Advisor
Yearbook Advisor
Theatre Business Director
Class Website: https://sites.google.com/a/youngstowndiocese.org/chez-madame-devlin

Adrianne Gentry

Name:

Adrianne Gentry

Position:

Foreign Language Department

Education:

Bachelors: BA- Rhodes College
Master’s: MA – University of Cincinnati

Doctoral Studies – University of Wisconsin – Madison
Years at Ursuline: 3
Years Teaching: 22

Extracurricular Duties:

Spanish Club

Barbara J McVicker

Name:

Barbara McVicker

Position:

Foreign Language and English Departments

Education:

Bachelors: AB – Youngstown State University
Masters: MA – Educational Administration – Westminster College
Years at Ursuline: 40
Years Teaching: 41

Extracurricular Duties:

Italian Club Advisor

Paulina Montaldo

Name:

Paulina Montaldo

Position:

Foreign Language Department

Education:

Bachelors: BA – Journalism – Universidad Central del Ecuador
Masters: MA – Higher Education Administration – Geneva College
Years at Ursuline: 5
Years Teaching: 11

Extracurricular Duties:

Spanish Club Advisor

Guidance Services Department

Anne Cadle

Name:

Anne Kakavros ’09

Position:

Junior – Senior Guidance Counselor

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Psychology Minor/ Child Development – University of Akron
Masters: MEd – School Counseling- Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 3
Years Teaching: 4

Name:

Korie Jesse

Position:

Freshman – Sophomore Guidance Counselor

Education:

Bachelors: Heidelberg University
Masters: Malone College
Years at Ursuline: 1
Years Teaching:

 

Mathematics Department

Briana Chiarello

Name:

Briana Chiarello

Position:

Math Department

Education:

Bachelors: BA of Mathematics Education – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 6
Years Teaching: 6

Extracurricular Duties:

Student Council Advisor

Websites:

Sites.google.com/al
Youngstowndiocese.org/mrschiarelloswebsite

Eleanor Klucinec

Name:

Eleanor Klucinec

Position:

Math Department

Education:

Bachelors: – BS – Education- Secondary Math – Youngstown State University
Masters: MS – Education/ Counseling – Youngstown State University
MS – Mathematics – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 10
Years Teaching: 14

Extracurricular Duties:

Math Club Co-Advisor

 

Russell Nalepa

Name:

Russell Nalepa ’73

Position:

Mathematics Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education – Ohio University
Masters: Master Teacher – Math – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 42
Years Teaching: 42

Extracurricular Duties:

Math Department Chair

Gregory Sauline

Name:

Gregory Sauline ’10

Position:

Mathematics Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education / Mathematics – University of Akron
Years at Ursuline: 4
Years Teaching: 5

Extracurricular Duties:

Sophomore Class Advisor

Math Club Co-Advisor

Mark Uerling

Name:

Mark Uerling

Position:

Math & Science Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Mathematics/ Secondary Education – University of Wisconsin- Whitewater
Masters: MS – Mathematics/ Secondary Education – University of Wisconsin- Oshkosh
Minor – Physics University of Wisconsin- Whitewater
Years at Ursuline: 7
Years Teaching: 16

Class Website: https://sites.google.com/a/youngstowndiocese.org/mr-uerling-classes/

Extracurricular Duties:

Bridge Building Contest Advisor
Math Club Advisor

 

Religious Education Department

Nannette Jacobs

Name:

Nannette Jacobs

Position:

Religion Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Elementary Education – Youngstown State University
Masters: MRE – Loyola University New Orleans
Years at Ursuline: 19
Years Teaching: 24

Extracurricular Duties:

National Honor Society Advisor

Cynthia Lacko

Name:

Cynthia Lacko

Position:

Religion Department

Education:

Bachelors: BA -Youngstown State University
Masters: MA Administration – Walsh University
Years at Ursuline: 6
Years Teaching: 18

Dr. Linda Miller

Name:

Dr. Linda Miller

Position:

Religion Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education – Youngstown State University
Masters: MRE – Loyola University New Orleans
Doctor of Ministry – St. Mary’s Seminary – Cleveland
Years at Ursuline: 21
Years Teaching: 39

Extracurricular Duties:

Liturgy Coordinator
Religion Department Chair
El Fuego Advisor
Liturgy Committee Advisor
Sacristan

 

Name:

Donald Rudolph

Position:

Religion Department

Education:

Bachelors: Youngstown State University
Masters:
Years at Ursuline: 1
Years Teaching:

Science, Health & Physical Education Department

Jennifer DePizzo

Name:

Jennifer DePizzo ’94

Position:

Science Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Secondary Education in Comprehensive Science -Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 14
Years Teaching: 16

Extracurricular Duties:

Science Department Chair

National Ocean Science Bowl Moderator
Junior Class Advisor

Sean Fouse

Name:

Sean Fouse

Position:

Science Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Biology – Gannon University
Masters: MEd – Secondary Education – Slippery Rock University
Years at Ursuline: 3
Years Teaching: 3

Extracurricular Duties:

Science Club Advisor
Senior Class Advisor

Gordon Hartranft

Name:

Gordon Hartranft

Position:

Science Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS Biology/Chemistry – Kent State University
Years at Ursuline: 6
Years Teaching: 44

Katy Perse

Name:

Katy Perse

Position:

Health and Physical Education Department

Education:

Bachelors:BS – Exercise Science – University of Mount Union
Years at Ursuline: 2
Years Teaching: 14

Extracurricular Duties:

Yoga Club Advisor

Staci Raab

Name:

Staci Raab

Position:

Science Department

Education:

Bachelors: BA- Biological Sciences- Youngstown State University
Masters: MA- Biological Sciences – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 5
Years Teaching: 17

Extracurricular Duties:

Freshmen Class Advisor

Mark Uerling

Name:

Mark Uerling

Position:

Math & Science Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Mathematics/ Secondary Education -University of Wisconsin- Whitewater
Masters: MS – Mathematics/ Secondary Education – University of Wisconsin- Oshkosh
Minor – Physics University of Wisconsin- Whitewater
Years at Ursuline: 5
Years Teaching: 14

Extracurricular Duties:

Bridge Building Contest Advisor

 

Social Studies Department

Sheila Calko

Name:

Sheila Calko

Position:

Social Studies Department

Education:

Bachelor’s: BS Education – Youngstown State University
Master’s: MA in Teaching of Social Studies – Columbia University, New York City
Years at Ursuline: 2
Years Teaching: 5

Extracurricular Duties:

Quiz Bowl Advisor

Dominic Cutrone

Name:

Dominic Cutrone ’05

Position:

Social Studies Department

Education:

Bachelor’s: BS Education – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 7
Years Teaching: 8

Extracurricular Duties:

Assistant Football Coach
Assistant Baseball Coach

Sean Durkin

Name:

Sean Durkin ’88

Position:

Social Studies Department / Athletic Director

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 22
Years Teaching: 16

Nick Jaminet

Name:

Nick Jaminet

Position:

Social Studies Department / Intervention Tutor

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education – Youngstown State University
BA – Telecommunications – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 6
Years Teaching: 6

Maggie Matune

Name:

Maggie Matune ’06

Position:

Assistant Principal / Social Studies Department
Administrator’s Bio

Education:

Bachelors: BA – History & Education – John Carroll University
Masters: MA – Nonprofit Administration – John Carroll University
MA – Educational Administration – Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 9
Years Teaching: 9

Extracurricular Duties:

Student Ambassador Advisor

Mission Trip Advisor

Matthew Sammartino

Name:

Matthew Sammartino

Position:

Principal / Social Studies Department

Education:

Bachelors: BS – Education -Duquesne University
Masters: MS – Educational Administration -Youngstown State University
Years at Ursuline: 18
Years Teaching: 18

Extracurricular Duties:

Social Studies Department Chair