Administration

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      Lutheren

Luthern Williams
Head of School

310-828-5582 x 504
lwilliams@newroads.org
Harvard University, Masters of Education
University of Pennsylvania, BA
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      Ryan

Ryan Hawley
Associate Head of School
Spectrum Program Co-Director

310-828-5582 x 206
rhawley@newroads.org
California State University Northridge, MA, School Administration
Indiana University, BA
    • Michelle

      Michelle

Michelle Shanks
Chief Financial Officer

310-828-5582 x 237
mshanks@newroads.org
Southern Methodist University, B.B.A, Business Administration
    • Jeff

      Jeff

Jeff Guckert
Upper School Director

310-828-5582 x 404
jguckert@newroads.org
Stanford University, PhD, Chemistry
Furman University, BS & MS, Chemistry


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      Alison_5

Alison Miller
K-8 Director

310-828-5582 x 406
amiller@newroads.org
Ithaca Collge, BA, Drama
University of California Los Angeles, Masters of Education

    • Martha Champlin

      Martha Champlin

Martha Champlin
Dean of the Lower School

310-828-5582 x 602
mchamplin@newroads.org
DePaul University, M.ED, Elementary Education
DePaul University, BA, Marketing and Communications
Member, Association of Educational Therapists
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      mario

Mario Johonson
Director of Student Life, Access, Equity, and Inclusion

310-828-5582 x 213
mjohonson@newroads.org
Loyola Marymount University, B.A., Western Philosophy,
University of California Los Angeles, M.ED, Urban Education
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Elisa Schultz
Spectrum Program Co-Director

310-828-5582 x 211
eschultz@newroads.org
School Leaders Licensure Assessment Administrative Credential
Rutgers University, MA
Whittier College, BA, Psychology and Speech Pathology
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      Matt web

Matt Steinhaus
Athletic Director

310-828-5582 x 215
msteinhaus@newroads.org
University of California at Santa Barbara, BA, Sociology
    • Zahir Robb

      Zahir Robb

Zahir Robb
Director of Admissions

310-828-5582 x 116
zrobb@newroads.org
California State University Northridge, MA, Educational Leadership and Policy Studies
San Diego State University, BA History
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      YoonMi

Yoon Mi Checchi
Director of Enrollment and Financial Aid

310-828-5582 x 209
ychecchi@newroads.org
University of Massachusetts Boston, Psychology
    • Candice

      Candice

Candice Rosales
Director of Development

310-828-5582 x 407
carosales@newroads.org
State University of New York at Cortland, BA, Communications Studies
    • Dawn Fairchild

      Dawn Fairchild

Dawn Fairchild
Director of Communications and Marketing

310-828-5582 x 128
dfairchild@newroads.org
Georgia Southern University, BA, English
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      Mark

Mark Vickers-Willis
Director of Community Engagement

310-828-5582 x 214
mvickers@newroads.org
University of Melbourne, BA, Politics/History
University of Melbourne, M.Teach, Humanities
University of Melbourne, M.Ed, Wellbeing

The New Roads Advantage

In a school that mirrors the socio-economic, cultural, and racial diversity of Los Angeles, New Roads students are challenged daily to question their own worldview, assumptions, perspectives, and righteousness. We are inspired by the promise that our students represent for the future of democracy.