Support Staff

Support Staff

Our support staff helps with the day-to-day functioning of LGA. They are truly the people who make LGA run so smoothly. Take the opportunity to meet them whenever you are on campus, and thank them for the job they do!

Ms. Natalie Amaro

Administrative Assistant

E-mail Mrs. Amaro

High School:

C.K. McClatchy High School

College:

Cosumnes River College

Something you should know about me...

I love coming to work each day at LGA. I have a close bond with the staff and students. We are one big family. Also, I am the mother of two wonderful daughters. I enjoy spending time with family and friends. I live in Natomas, and love being involved with the community. Stop by the front office if you ever have any questions or just want to say hello.


Ms. Melissa Cardenas

Instructional Assistant II

E-mail Ms. Cardenas

High School:

 

College:

 

Something you should know about me...

 


Mrs. Denise Casey

Administrative Technician

Email Mrs. Casey

High School:

College:

Something you should know about me...


Mr. Aaron Johnson

Food Service Team Leader

Email Mr. Johnson

High School:

South Pasadena High School

College:

San Francisco State University/California Culinary Academy

Something you should know about me...

Welcome to the Lion’s Den, your headquarters for all things delicious. My name is Mr. Johnson and I am a native Californian, married and have an amazing teenage daughter who is attending high school. My love for food and cooking lead me on a path to a rewarding career in Food Service. I am a graduate of the California Culinary Academy and San Francisco State University. I enjoy spending time with family & friends, camping, swimming, various forms of motor sports, cooking, entertaining, music, a little gardening and most anything that can be enjoyed outdoors.

 


Mr. Morgan Quiroz

Campus Supervisor/MS Girls Basketball Coach

 

Email Mr. Quiroz

High School:

Franklin High School

College:

New Hope College

 


Mr. Thomas Pfeifer

Campus Monitor

High School:

Tokay High School

College:

CSU, Chico

Something you should know about me...

I grew up in Stockton, California. I played multiple sports throughout high school and also baseball in junior college. I have played fastpitch softball 27 straight years. Won a NAFA world championship and two national runner-ups. I have also coached basketball, baseball, and softball for over 20 years. I Iove working with kids and making a difference in their lives. I live by the motto enjoy your life :-)


Mr. David Scheuermann

Instructional Assistant

Email Mr. Scheuermann

High School:

John F. Kennedy

College:

Heald Institute of Technology

Something you should know about me...

I have lived in Sacramento most of my life and really like it. Please ask if you need any help. Everyone can be successful if they have a positive attitude.

I enjoy playing tennis with my son, riding my bicycle with my dog and relaxing with my wife.


Mrs. Denise Smith-Joyce

Instructional Assistant II

Email Mrs. Smith-Joyce

High School:

Granite Bay High School

College:

UC Davis B.A.; CSU, Sacramento: Ed.S. 

Something you should know about me...

I love my job as a school psychologist. It allows me to help students thrive and reach their full potential. I love watching them grow academically, socially, and emotionally.


Mrs. Rosa Zamora

Administrative Technician

Email Mrs. Zamora

High School:

Merced High School

College:

Merced Community College

Something you should know about me...

I've been at LGA since it opened in 2012-2013. I have enjoyed getting to know all the teachers and students as well as their families. Feel free to stop by the office if you need help or just to say hello. Remember kids, saying please and thank you takes you a long way with me. No se les olvide hablo español.