Stephanie Lance

Stephanie believes that each student has the potential to grow and thrive emotionally, socially, and intellectually. She is dedicated to learning about her students’ experiences and creating a safe and supportive classroom for her students to develop a sense of communal belonging, challenge themselves, reason, reflect on their learning, and advocate for themselves and others. […]

Rhea Manguil

Rhea absolutely loves teaching High Tech Elementary Mesa. She has been with High Tech since 2007 and continues to thoroughly enjoy growing and learning as a teacher, mother, and human being. She earned her teaching credential at San Diego State and recently earned a M.Ed. in Educational Leadership at the HTH Graduate School of Education. […]

Rizelle Murallon

Hello families and visitors! My name is Rizelle Murallon, and I am so excited to continue my work with the High Tech High organization, as a first grade teacher! A little bit about myself: I grew up both in the Bay Area and in Sacramento, but always had a love for San Diego’s beautiful weather […]

Paula Camarda

I have been with the High Tech organization for 10 years and currently serve as the Site Manager at HTeM. For the past 10 years, I have worked at High Tech Elementary Explorer and am very excited to begin a new chapter at HTeM. What I love most about my job is building relationships with […]

Monique Knight

More than anything else, I feel my true calling is in the classroom with teachers and students. And it is this love for classroom teaching and learning that I hope to bring to my leadership role at HTe Mesa. Prior to joining the High Tech High community, I taught primary grades in New York City […]

Michelina Miedema

Michelina is a Clairemont local and a High Tech High Alum! She attended SDSU and received her Bachelor’s Degree in Television, Film and New Media. After graduation, she worked in the film department at SDSU teaching set design to undergrads. This experience led her to pursue her multiple subjects K-8 teaching credential through the HTH […]

Marissa Adams

Marissa taught at HTeX (Explorer) from 2010-2020, and is SO excited to be joining the Mesa community this year! She has primarily taught in second and third grade, and has a passion for teaching math. She holds a B.A. in Sociology, a Multiple Subject Credential and Masters of Education with certification in math instruction, from […]