Academics

Faculty

FACULTY

  • Melody Bickham

    Upper School Science

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 440
    Email: mbickham@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Biology and Chemistry minor from University of North Texas; Science Composite Texas Certified 8-12; Master of Science in Secondary Education/Biology from Texas A&M-Commerce

    Year Appointed: 2008

  • LISA BILES

    Head of Upper Elementary
    Grades 4th-6th Language Arts

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 200
    Email: lbiles@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Sociology from the University of North Texas; Master of Education in Special Education from the University of North Texas

    Year Appointed: 2006

  • Cheryl Lewis Dahler

    Upper School Math

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 410
    Email: cdahler@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: BA in Plan II (Honors Liberal Arts) from UT with the equivalent of a major in Spanish and minor in French; MA Mathematics, UNT

    Year Appointed: 2004

  • Kristin Delzer

    1st Grade All Subjects

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 205
    Email: kdelzer@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Health Promotion from the University of North Texas; Certified to teach K-8 all subjects and K-12 Health from Texas Woman’s University

    Year Appointed: 2004

  • John Ericson

    Upper School History and English, Soccer Coach

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 490
    Email: jericson@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Hartford, MAR in History of Religion from Yale University

    Year Appointed: 2017

  • Wendy Foote

    Early Childhood Director and Teacher

    Email: wfoote@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of General Studies from Texas Woman’s University Focus in Business and English

    Year Appointed: 2018

     

  • MARNIE FOSTER

    Middle School Academy Humanities, AP Language and Composition (11th Grade), AP Literature and Composition (12th Grade)

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 420
    Email: mfoster@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Fine Arts in Creative Writing from the University of Evansville, MFA in Screen and Television Writing from Pepperdine University

    Year Appointed: 2016

  • EMILY HARMON

    Athletic Director
    Grade K-12 Physical Education

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 490
    Email: eharmon@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Texas Woman’s University

    Year Appointed: 2009

  • RICHARD HOF

    Middle School Academy Math and Science

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 146
    Email: rhof@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Aesthetic Studies from the University of California at Santa Cruz; California Teaching Credential (K-9, Life); Master of Science in School Administration from Pepperdine University

    Year Appointed: 2018

  • KATIE KINDER

    Grades 4th-6th Math

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 250
    Email: kkinder@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from Austin College; Master of Arts in Teaching from Austin College

    Year Appointed: 2014

  • MARY KOSENDAR

    Head of Secondary Education
    Upper School English

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 400
    Email: mkosednar@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in English from Midwestern State University

    Year Appointed: 2004

  • AIMEE MALDONADO

    Grade 2 All Subjects

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 205
    Email: amaldonado@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Education from Baylor University; Master of Education Administration from Texas Woman’s University

    Year Appointed: 2018

  • SHEA Mallet

    Grades K-12th Grade Art

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 320
    Email: smallett@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Fine Arts in Metalsmithing and Jewelry Design from the University of North Texas

    Year Appointed: 2009

  • CONNIE MILLER

    Grades 4th-6th Science and Social Studies

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 230
    Email: cmiller@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Education from Auburn University; Bachelor of Science in Psychology from Auburn University

    Year Appointed: 2008

  • Giselle Mora

    Grades K-12th Spanish

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 480
    Email: gmora@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Spanish at the University of North Texas; Bachelor of Education from the Universidad Nacional de Costa Rica

    Year Appointed: 2016

  • Melissa Murphey

    Library and Technology Integration

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 330
    Email: mmurphey@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Arts Studies from the University of North Texas; Master of Science in Library Science from the University of North Texas

    Year Appointed: 2016

  • Ashley Roberts

    Music Teacher

    Email: aroberts@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Music Stephen F. Austin State University
    Master of Music University of Houston

    Year Appointed: 2018

  • DIANNA SANCHEZ

    Grades 7-12 Art

    Grades K-8 Drama

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 490
    Email: dsanchez@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in Studio Art from Loyola University New Orleans

    Year Appointed: 2017

  • MELISSA SAYLER

    Head of Lower Elementary
    Grade 3 All Subjects

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 210
    Email: msayler@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in English from Texas Woman’s University

    Year Appointed: 2009

  • Susie Serna

    Kindergarten All Subjects

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 220
    Email: sserna@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Science in Teachers of Young Children from the University of North Texas; Reading Recovery Certification from Texas Women’s University

    Year Appointed: 2014

  • JEFF SMITH

    Outdoor Ed Specialist, Upper School Social Studies, Speech and Debate Coach, Archery Coach

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 480
    Email: jsmith@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of North Texas; Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from the University of North Texas

    Year Appointed: 2016

  • Seylah Williams-Bates

    Lower School Reader and Library Aide

    Phone: 940-382-6771 x 330
    Email: swilliams-bates@selwynschool.com
    Degrees: Currently enrolled at UNT in the Theatre Department

    Year Appointed: 2018

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