Marshall Staff Background
Marshall has an amazing diverse staff, ranging in experience from 2-30 years of teaching experience. Take some time to meet this incredible group of educators
Meet Marshall Staff
Peter Avila, Principal
I have had the honor of being the Principal at Marshall for the past 13 years. I have dedicated my educational career to serve students and families in the Bay Area as a Special Education Paraprofessional, classroom teacher, and Instructional Coach
Vicky Adames, Secretary
School Secretary at Marshall Elementary for 12 years and parent of students who attended Marshall.
Barbara Headman, School Nurse
Credentialed School Nurse Supporting Marshall and Sheridan ES Almost 20 years with the District San Francisco native and public school graduate as was my husband and both daughters I have done every form of nursing and this is one of the most rewarding.
Ana Ornelas, Second Grade Dual Immersion
"Ms. Ornelas ha estado en la comunidad de Marshall por 5 años. Cuando no está enseñando, le gusta pasar tiempo con su perro Chipper, leer, hacer arte, escuchar música y cocinar."
Luis Novoa, Fourth Grade Dual Immersion
When I am not teaching my 4th graders, I enjoy listening to music and cooking new recipes with my daughters.
Maya Martinez, Fifth Grade Dual Immersion
"Garden teacher turned classroom teacher! This is Ms. Maya's 5th year at Marshall and she still loves getting outside whenever possible."
Christina Romano, Reading Specialist
I have been teaching for 16 years, mainly as a reading specialist with SFUSD. I spent the last five years teaching internationally in Brazil and Switzerland. In my free time, I love to travel, read, cook, run and surf.
Stephanie Dobkin, Bilingual K-5 Literacy Coach
I love to travel, cook, and spend time with my family. I strongly believe that public education is the gateway to opportunity and equity. As educators we have the unique privilege and honor to provide this to each and every child.
Elaine Ellis, Social Worker
I see school as important places for families to find resources they need so their children can learn academically, socially, emotionally and spiritually! I enjoy learning about this fascinating world by talking with people and traveling to new places.