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Pearson, Julia


Podney-Wartman, Carol


Pody, Missy

Office Assistant

Purcell, Jodie



I earned my teaching and library degrees at the University of Washington. My master's is from Western. I am glad to be part of the reading community in Seattle Public Schools.

,Personal Message

This is my first year as Northgate and Montlake's librarian. I have been welcomed by a warm and helpful community of teachers, staff, parents and students.  I am so glad to be here!

The library will offer Curbside Checkout during distance learning, every other Tuesday at Northgate, and every other Thursday at Montlake.

Stangvik, Heidi

Administrative Secretary
Michelle Stryker

Stryker, Michelle

Special Education Instructional Assistant

Stump, Courtney


Thornock, Bradley

Physical Education Teacher
Vivian Van Gelder

Van Gelder, Vivian

Volunteer Coordinator

Walsh, Jason

Special Education Instructional Assistant

Watson, Marguerite

Nurse (Spanish)

Yorde, Lori


Young, Chancellor

Resource Teacher