#DawsonSpotlight

Susan De Lisle

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  • Spotlight: Susan De Lisle

    Have you met Chef Susan De Lisle yet? Chef Susan is originally from Queens, New York and trained at the Culinary Institute of America in Hyde Park. Most recently, she worked at the Spring Mountain Racetrack and Country Club. She's been the Food Director at Dawson for three years and you can learn more about her in this edition of the #DawsonSpotlight.
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Rachael Stratmeyer

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Rachael Stratmeyer

    Have you met Ms. Rachael Stratmeyer yet? Ms. Stratmeyer is originally from Wisconsin. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and her master’s degree from the University of Virginia. In addition to teaching in Massachusetts, Northern Virginia, and the Netherlands, she also previously worked as a reading specialist and learning strategist. Currently, she teaches fourth grade and you can get to know her in this edition of the #DawsonSpotlight!
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Lindee Witt

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Lindee WItt

    Have you met Ms. Lindee Witt yet? Ms. Witt is originally from Las Vegas. She earned her bachelor’s degree from UNLV and master’s degree from Grand Canyon University. Previously, she taught in the Clark County School District for more than 20 years, worked as a Literary Specialist and educational consultant. Currently, she is the Teaching & Learning Coordinator for the Lower School. You can learn more about Ms. Witt in this edition of the #DawsonSpotlight!
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Kym Newell

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Kym Newell

    Have you met Ms. Kym Newell yet? Kym Newell is from Carson, California, where she got her start in the field of education. She attended El Camino College, UC Berkeley & Nevada State College. Currently, she is a middle school advisor, teacher, and learning support specialist. You can learn more about her in this edition of the #DawsonSpotlight!
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Sue Boyum

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Sue Boyum

    Have you met Ms. Sue Boyum yet? Sue grew up in South Dakota. She earned her bachelor’s degree from Mount Marty College and her master’s degree from the University of Iowa. Previously, she taught in Iowa, Hawaii and Seattle. Currently, she teaches performing arts at Dawson in grades 4-8. You can learn more about her in this edition of #DawsonSpotlight!
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Jose Suarez

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Jose Suarez

    Have you met Mr. Jose Suarez yet? Jose is originally from Guadalajara, Mexico, and graduated from the Colegio Nacional de Educacion Profecional Tecnica. He has been working at Dawson for more than seven years as part of our maintenance and facilities team and you can learn more about him in this edition of the #DawsonSpotlight!
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Mariko Nisce

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Mariko Nisce

    Have you met Ms. Mariko Nisce yet? Mariko was born and raised in Manila, Philippines. She graduated cum laude at the University of the Philippines with a bachelor’s degree in family life and child development. She has more than 10 years of experience teaching Early Childhood, and previously created a summer camp program for preschoolers in 2012. Currently, she’s an EC teacher at Dawson! Learn more about her in this edition of #DawsonSpotlight!
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Chris Estrella

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Chris Estrella

    Have you met Mr. Chris Estrella yet? Chris was born in Tucson, Arizona and raised in Las Vegas. He earned a B.A. degree in Chemistry from Lewis and Clark College and M.Ed in Curriculum and Instruction from UNLV. His career in education began with Teach For America as a corps member in the Las Vegas Valley and he joined Dawson as a science teacher in 2011. Currently, he’s the Director of 6-8 and teaches an eighth-grade Insights class. You can learn more about him in this edition of #DawsonSpotlight!
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Nicole Zito

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Nicole Zito

    Have you met Ms. Nicole Zito yet? She is originally from Storrs, Connecticut, and has lived and taught in Taiwan, Brazil, Chile, and the U.S. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Haverford College in Latin, her master's degree from the Bread Loaf School of English at Middlebury College, and doctorate in K-12 administration from Boston College. Currently, she is Dawson's Middle School Teaching & Learning Coordinator and teaches advisory, language lab class and global studies classes. You can learn more about her in this edition of #DawsonSpotlight!
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Lindsay Anton

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Lindsay Anton

    Have you met Ms. Lindsay Anton yet? Lindsay grew up in Southern California and has lived in Las Vegas for the past 12 years. She earned a bachelor's degree from the University of Phoenix and has been in education for more than nine years. She's worked at private, public, and charter schools throughout the Valley. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, going to Disneyland, listening to music, reading, camping, and spending time with her family. Currently, she teaches second grade at Dawson and you can learn more about her in this edition of #DawsonSpotlight!
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Tara Krametbauer

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Tara Krametbauer

    Have you met Tara Krametbauer yet? Tara Krametbauer was born in San Diego, California, and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. She graduated from UNLV with a bachelor's degree in elementary education and a master's degree in literacy education. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her family. Currently, she teaches second grade and you can learn more about her in this edition of #DawsonSpotlight!
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JAHVIN COSEY

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  • Dawson Spotlight: Jahvin Cosey

    Have you met Ms. Jahvin Cosey yet? Ms. Cosey was born in Los Angeles, California. Before moving to Las Vegas, she lived in Chicago, Illinois, and Des Moines, Iowa. She has bachelor's degree in sales and marketing from the University of Illinois at Chicago and a master's degree in elementary education from DePaul University. In her free time, Jahvin enjoys spending time with her husband and son, being a baseball mom, selling real estate, swimming, cooking, and setting goals and crushing them. Currently, she teaches third grade and you can learn more about her in this edition of #DawsonSpotlight!
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The Alexander Dawson School

The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain, an independent school located on 33-acres in the community of Summerlin, is Nevada’s first Stanford University Challenge Success partner school for students in early childhood through grade eight. Utilizing the unique Challenge Success framework, Dawson uses research-based strategies and programs that emphasize student academics, wellbeing, and a healthy school-life balance to create more engaged, motivated, and resilient learners and leaders. At Dawson, students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.