WE INTRODUCE AND WELCOME
OUR NEW FACULTY and STAFF MEMBERS
Mrs. Sara David (PreK-1)
is proud to call St. George my new home. A graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University with a degree in Early Childhood Education, she has been teaching for 3 years. Since childhood, Mrs. David always knew teaching was her calling and passion. When she is not teaching, she enjoys serving her family and our community! She adores dressing up as Princess Aurora and visiting children at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital in hopes of bringing a little joy or smile to their hearts.
Mrs. Sheila Pecot (PreK-1 Assistant) grew up in Baton Rouge and is an LSU graduate. She and her husband have been parishioners of St. George Parish for over twenty years, and their daughter graduated from St. George in 2013. Mrs. Pecot has volunteered in many capacities at St. George School and she looks forward to the opportunity to assist in teaching our newest St. George Dragons. She enjoys spending time with her family, exercising, and LSU football.
Mrs. Kaci Mahler (PreK-2) is very excited to be teaching Pre-K at St. George! She graduated from Louisiana State University in 2015. Since graduating, she has been teaching 1st grade in Metairie. When not teaching, she enjoys spending time with her husband, baby, and puppy. She feels blessed to be joining the St. George family!
Miss Lauren Gregoire (PreK-2 Assistant) is a 2017 graduate from Southeastern Louisiana University with a degree in Child and Family Studies. She is currently working towards receiving her teaching certificate. As an alum, she is looking forward to starting her teaching journey at St. George Catholic School.
Jennifer Cronan (PreK-3 Assistant) is an alumus of St. George. She and her husband have 3 children, 2 at St. George and 1 at Lee High School. Mrs. Cronan has been a substitute teacher at St. George for 2 years and also worked in the After Care program. She recently received her child development certificate and teacher's aide certificate from Penn Foster College and she also has a medical assistant license. She looks forward to joining the PreK program.
Rebecca Mickles (PreK-4 Assistant) feels so blessed to have the opportunity to pursue a second career at St. George School. In addition to being a recent substitute, she previously worked in a medical office for twenty-nine years and has always been very active in the church and her children's schools. She and her husband, Rustin, have a blended family of four sons and one daughter, as well as, three grandchildren. She enjoys crafts, sewing, jewelry making, decorating and travelling with her husband.
Mrs. Michelle Jordan (PreK-5) is an alum of St. George and is very excited to be teaching at her alma mater. She and her husband have 3 children, 2 of which attend St. George. She taught PreK at a Catholic school for 3 years. She is looking forward to becoming a part of the new PreK program at St. George.
Miss Bonnie O'Brien (PreK-5 Assistant) has worked in the St. George School After Care program for the past three years. She received a Bachelor's degree in English Literature from Louisiana State University. She has an identical twin sister and is an avid reader and baker. Miss O'Brien enjoys being active in the Mardi Gras Krewe, Krewe of Romany.
Mrs. Kelli DeLarue (PreK-6) looks forward to teaching PreK this Fall! She graduated LSU in Early Childhood Education in May, 2018. After student teaching grades PreK to second grade at four different schools, she is thrilled to have a classroom and school she can proudly call her own. She enjoys spending time with her husband and taking Pure Barre classes! She is very excited to be joining the St. George family!
Mrs. Jennifer Berthon (PreK-6 Assistant) is married with three children, all of whom will be St. George Dragons this year! A native of South Florida with a degree in Mass Communication from Florida State University, Mrs. Berthon worked as a news producer for WAFB-TV, as well as teaching a 2 year-old class at a local Mother's Day Out program. She enjoys dancing, baking, outdoor activities and spending time with her family and friends.
Mrs. Shawnee Brock (K1), a life-long resident of Ascension Parish and a parishioner of St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, is very excited to begin a new chapter in her teaching career at St. George School. Mrs. Brock and her husband, Lance, have two children who attend Dutchtown High School. Teaching is not only Mrs. Brock's passion, she feels it is her God given gift. Her hobbies of crafting and singing fit perfectly into an early childhood classroom as both enable her to make teaching and learning fun and engaging.
Mrs. Betty Falcon (1C Assistant) and her family have called St. George their church parish for over 25 years. She and her husband, Joe, have 2 children, Courtney Falcon Norris and Jolie Falcon, who both graduated from St George. In additional, they have two beautiful granddaughters. Mrs. Betty is a graduate of Southeastern Louisiana University. Beginning her 26th year as an employee of the before and after care program at St. George School, Mrs. Betty is looking forward to also working with our youngest Dragons in the PreK program.
Mrs. Kristin Medus (1B) grew up in Metairie, LA with her twin brother. She attended Archbishop Chapelle High School and graduated from Tulane University with a B.A. in sociology and social policy. Upon completion of her teacher training with Teach for America in Nashville, TN, she taught 1st grade in Nashville. After completing her M.Ed. in Teaching, Learning & Leading at Lipscomb University in Nashville, she moved back to Louisiana and worked as a reading interventionist, kindergarten teacher, and most recently a first-grade teacher in Ascension Parish. She loves to travel, do arts and crafts, and relax at home with her husband and Boston Terrier.
Mrs. Robyn Cavell (5A Math, Science, Social Studies) grew up in Zachary and graduated from Zachary High School. She received her Bachelor's degree in Elementary Education from LSU in 2012. Mrs. Cavell's first two years teaching were spent in the public school system, and she has spent the past three years teaching 5th grade at Sacred Heart School. She has been married for two years to her husband, Andrew, who is a lifelong St. George parishioner and SGS alum. They have a one-year old daughter, Rhodes.
Ms. Tracey Vicknair (8A Math) has been teaching math for 15 years. She was born and raised in New Orleans and graduated from LSU where she met my husband of 23 wonderful years. Unfortunately, she lost him recently to cancer. Ms.Vicknair has two beautiful daughters, one attends LSU and the other will be attending Dental School. She moved back to Louisiana from Cincinnati, Ohio. She LOVEs teaching math and is looking forward to being back home and a part of the SGS family.
Mrs. Shannon Landry (8D ELA/LIT) began her career in education at St. George School in 2009 and feels tremendously blessed to be returning to St. George for her tenth year teaching in Catholic schools. Her goal is to share the love of reading and writing with the 8th grade students. Outside of the classroom, Mrs. Landry enjoys reading, photography and discovering new local eateries. She and her husband of 22 years, Kevin, have two children, Sophie and Nick.
Mrs. Leah Barbato is the new resource teacher in the reading lab. She has taught locally for over 10 years and holds a master's degree in regular and special education. Her teaching experience includes one-on-one remediation, small group instruction and lead classroom teacher. She lives in St. Gabriel with her husband, David, and their daughter, Susan. Ms. Barbato enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering in the community.
Susan Faucheux is our new receptionist in the school's main office. She and her husband have two daughters that are graduates of St. George Catholic School (Holly 2003/Amy 2010). Holly graduated from LSU with a bachelor's degree in Communications Disorders and will be receiving her Master's in Applied Behavioral Analysis in December. Amy graduated from Louisiana Tech with a bachelor's in Chemical Engineering. Previously, she worked at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic School as the receptionist. She looks forward to meeting and assisting our St. George families.