Katy Gresh: Guidance Counselor 


Stephanie Vaccaro-Reading Specialist

Ann Berenato: K-5 Music
I have been teaching for over 20 years. My hometown is Elkhart, IN.  I have a Bachelor of Music degree from St. Mary's College in Notre Dame, Indiana and a Master's degree of teaching from Indiana University in Bloomington, Indiana. I hold a Level III Schulwerk Certificate of music education and attend numerous conferences and workshops that teach this approach to music education.  I became a nationally board certified teacher in 2011.

Robert Guinn: Library Media Specialist bguinn@mcps.org

I started teaching grade 4 in 1976 at GLE.  Later I taught about 10 years in third grade.  I started as library media specialist at GLE in 2002.   I have a Bachelor's of Science degree in elementary education from Ohio University, a Master’s degree in elementary administration from Radford University, and a Virginia library media specialist license from Radford University.

John Elebash: K-5 Physical Education jelebash@mcps.org


Sarah White: Art Teacher

Hi! My name is Mrs. White and I graduated from Radford University in 2011 with a B.S. in Art Education. In the past, you may have seen me around GLE as a Teaching Aide with E², substituting and/or student teaching with Mrs. Thompson. Thank you for welcoming me back to GLE, I am so happy to be here and I look forward to creating with each of you!


Emma Bailey: STEM Teacher
More information coming soon!

Jeanne Flad: Lead Special Education Teacher
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Kyle Rushton-Special Ed.Kyle Norbeck: Special Education Teacher

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Erin Tryon: Special Education Teacher 

More information coming later. 

Tacey Apisa: K-12 ESL Teacher

I am from Fairfax,Virginia. I came to work for MCPS in 2001. I have my undergraduate degree in English from VT, and my master's in Education from George Mason University. I have taught English for over 15 years. I have been a teacher in Tanzania, East Africa, Washington, D.C. , Fairfax County, VA and Montgomery County, Va. I currently serve Gilbert Linkous and Margaret Beeks Elementary Schools. 

 Sonya BurchettSonya Burchett: Gifted Resource Teacher 

Emily Edwards

Laura Gorzycki: Speech Teacher

More information coming soon!

Brenda Metro

Brenda Metro: Early Literacy/Computer Aide

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