Faculty & Staff

Taipei Adventist American School has 30 staff members, including 17 U.S. citizens, six third-country nationals, and seven host-country nationals. All TAAS faculty members have a Bachelor’s Degree and approximately 50% have a Master’s Degree.

Elliot FullmerPrincipal
Joshua HoggBusiness Manager
Annie ChiangRegistrar/Student Affairs
Estella LinSecretary
Jami Simpson1st Grade Teacher
Nicholas Gennick2nd Grade Teacher
Rachel GagarinG1&G2 Teacher Aid
Scott Ishkanian3rd Grade Teacher
Holly Dysart4th grade teacher
Beth Alway5th Grade Teacher
Rachel Lombart6th Grade Teacher
Robert Johnston7th Grade Teacher / G6-G8 S.S Teacher
Lindsay Gardner8th Grade Teacher
Kirsten MachadoELL Prep-room Teacher
Ferina DatocG6 - G8 Math Teacher and ELL prep Math Teacher
Karina BreslaELL Pull-Out Teacher
Patrice SilverELL Pull-Out Teacher
Harry MagarangAthletic Director
Robert AlwayComputer Teacher
Isaac MunguiaG5-G8 Music Teacher & Band Director
Judith HerasG1-G4 Music Teacher & Recorder Club Director
Michael MurtaughLearning Support Teacher
Michelle YehLearning Support Teacher
Emily ChenChinese Teacher
Peter NiehChinese teacher
Gary LongfellowOutdoor Program Director
Chu-Ying LeeBuilding Supervisor
Ah-Cheng XieBuilding Supervisor
Ruben OasanGround Supervisor