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Staff Directory

A Photo of Fairlead Academy Academic Dean Lisa M. Johnson, Ed.D.
Dr. Lisa M. Johnson started her career as an educator in Prince George’s County Public Schools; she was a Social Studies teacher at Surrattsville High School. After eight years in the classroom, and holding teacher leadership positions such as Teacher Coordinator and Mentor Teacher, Dr. Johnson began her tenure in school administration as an Assistant Principal at Dr. Henry A. Wise High School.

In August of 2012, Dr. Johnson joined St. Mary’s County Public Schools as an Assistant Principal at Chopticon High School. She then worked for seven years as an Assistant Principal at Great Mills High School before transitioning to the leadership position at Fairlead Academy.
Dr. Johnson holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science, a Master of Arts degree in Teaching and a Doctorate in Education with a concentration in Educational Leadership.


Academic Dean

Name Contact Position
Lisa M. Johnson, Ed.D. Academic Dean

Office Staff

Name Contact Position
Charity Ryan Secretary
Makiya Beall Dedicated Substitute 

Student Services

Name Contact Position
Elizabeth Foote Pupil Personnel Worker
VACANCY NA School Psychologist
VACANCY NA Social Worker

School Counselor

Name Contact Position
VACANCY  NA School Counselor

English Language Arts

Name Contact Position
Angelica Perez English Teacher 
Stefanie Potts EnglishTeacher/ Teacher In Charge
Meddo Swaby English Teacher 


Name Contact Position
Raquel Grassinger ESOL Teacher - ELA & Social Studies
Lauren Runkles ESOL Teacher - Mathematics & Science


Name Contact Position
J. Mike Fagnano Mathematics Teacher 
Brenda Songy  Mathematics/ CRD 1 Teacher


Name Contact Position
Penny Hoke Science Teacher

Social Studies

Name Contact Position
Kyle Hackney Social Studies
Erin Morrow Social Studies/ CRD 2 Teacher

Special Education

Name Contact Position
Amy Hebb Paraeducator 
Gisèle Schrader  Special Education Teacher
Tavia Tate Paraeducator 
VACANCY  NA Special Education Teacher

Food Services

Name Contact Position
Donna Horan Food Services 

Building Services

Name Contact Position
Charles Holton Building Service Manager
C. Tyrome Medley Building Service Worker