District Directory

Administrative Office | Board of Education | Food Services | High School | Intermediate School | Middle School | Primary School | Special Services | Technology | Transportation/Building & Grounds

Board of Education

Debra Donaldson

Grant Garverick

Dennis Long

Mike Mateer

Melissa Miller


Administrative Office

470 Portland Way North, Galion OH 44833 | PH: (419) 468-3432 | FAX: (410) 468-4333


Executive Secretary & EMISRegina Jutz11000
SuperintendentJennifer Allerding11001
Director of InstructionMelisa Watters11004
Academic Support & Student OpportunitiesRon Williams 11002
RegistrarAllison Kiss11027
TreasurerCharlene Parkinson11003
PayrollDanya Wilson11006
Accounts PayableStasha Lucas11007


Special Services

470 Portland Way North, Galion OH 44833 | PH: (419) 468-3432 | FAX: (410) 468-4333

Director of Student ServicesCindy Parrott11005
Student Services SecretaryStacey Kuehlman11009
Heather Carney
Associate Psychologist
Cristina Pawsey
Social WorkerKirstie Naumoff14410


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 Transportation, Building & Grounds

(419) 468-3432

Transportation SecretaryKim Bercaw11022
Director of Building, Grounds, & TransportationRodney Dean 11023
Bus Route Information Transportation 
Sherri McMullen
Head of Maintenance & Head Mechanic
Jason Bash 11025  


Email Transportation Department



Technology Department

(419) 468-3134

Carl Danison
Field Technician
ext. 11014

Steven Hammond
IT Coordinator
ext. 11013

Veronica Rinehart
Director of Technology
ext. 11012





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Food Services

Shannon King

Director of Food Services
(419) 468-3432 ext. 11016 

High School Kitchen
(419) 468-6500 ext. 12009

Middle School
(419) 468-3134 ext. 13009

Intermediate School
(419) 468-3676 ext. 14009

Primary School
(419) 468-4010
ext. 15519 

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Galion High School


Principal Tasha Stanton ext. 12001

Assistant Principal Matt Dick ext. 12002

Secretary ext. 12000

Attendance Allison Kiss ext. 12006

Athletic Department

Athletic Director Kyle Baughn ext. 12003

Athletic/Guidance Secretary Heather Kurtz ext. 12007


Guidance Department

For students with last name starting A-K 

Amanda Courtright ext. 12005

For students with last name starting L-Z 

Amy Cline ext. 12004

Credit Recovery/ Galion Online Academy 

Angie Gimbel ext. 12108

GECA Coordinator 

Nicci Lambright ext. 12213


Teaching Staff by Department



Art Claudia Riedy ext. 12110

Instrumental Music Luke Warkall ext. 13131

Music Jessica Hammond ext.13110 

Vocal Music Jane Kundu ext. 12021



Kathleen Davis ext. 12122



Cay Faulkner ext. 12206

Dave Kirk ext. 12205

Felicity Melendez ext. 12214


Foreign Language

Heidi Anderson ext. 12215

Jenna Bollinger ext. 12216



Cheri Laughbaum ext. 12114

Christina Phelps ext 12113

Shani Rush ext. 12217



Michael Moore ext. 12123

Mike Schaffner ext. 12120

Kaitlin Endsley ext. 12121


Intervention Specialists

Magaret Carr ext. 12209

Mikayla Hackett ext. 12210

Kris Gearheart ext. 12107

Nicci Lambright ext. 12213

Heidi Rietschlin ext. 12105



Angela DeGray ext. 12208

Fred Rinehart ext. 12212

Ted Maglio ext. 12204



Amanda Kent ext. 12223

Olivia Tanner ext. 12228

Amy Tyree ext. 12227


STEM/Robotics/Industrial Arts

Isaac Keinath ext. 12103

Bruce Weirich ext. 12101


Yearbook & Senior Class Advisor

Cay Faulkner ext 12203



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Galion Middle School

(419) 468-3134

Principal Paul Wheeler ext. 13001

Assistant Principal Brian Kinnard ext. 13002

Secretary Nicole Fagan ext. 13000

Attendance Secretary Mel Schaffner ext. 13004

Athletic Director

Isaac Keinath ext. 12103


Guidance Counselor 

Gabrielle Carsey ext. 13004


Family Engagement Coordinator

Violeta Chinni ext. 13549


Teaching Staff by Department



Art Kevin Dickinson ext. 13112

Instrumental Music Luke Warkall ext. 13131

 Music Jessica Hammond ext.13110 

Vocal Music Jane Kundu ext. 12021



6th Charles Wilson ext. 13120

7th John Erlsten ext. 13206

8th Gina Redman ext. 13209


Foreign Language

Heidi Anderson ext. 12215

Jenna Bollinger ext. 12216


Intervention Specialists

Calli Bauer ext. 13015

Jill Fenner ext. 13203

Cindy Glew ext. 13213

Terri Keckler ext. 13214

Rich Ulmer ext. 13016

Alison Weltmer ext. 13205

Curt Wiggins ext. 13121


Health/Physical Education

Sean Maguire ext. 13107

Cole Plumb ext. 13109



6th Rachel Gangwer ext. 13122

7th Elizabeth Ice ext. 13208

8th Julie Gove ext. 13210



6th Kristi Jackson ext 13117

7th Sue Stark ext. 13204

8th Brent Tyrrell ext. 13212


Social Studies

6th Jon Stinehour ext. 13123

7th Troy Yunker ext. 13207

8th Shelly Barton ext. 13211


STEM / Study Skills / Technology

Amy Graham ext. 13106

Todd Roston ext. 13111

Brian Vredenburgh ext. 13105

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Galion Intermediate School

(419) 468-3676


Principal Tina Crim ext. 14001

Assistant Principal Sam Staton ext. 14002

Secretary Kathy Alguire ext. 14000

Attendance Secretary Marsha Rundell ext. 14003

ROAR Coordinator Jon Stinehour ext. 13123 



Kirstie Naumoff ext. 14410


 Teaching Staff 



Art Rich Ratvasky ext. 14119

Band Luke Warkall ext. 12131

Music Alisha Griffin ext. 15009

Phys. Ed. Matt Tyrrell ext. 14104

STEM, Josh Riggle ext. 14403 

21st Century Skills, Beth Baughn ext. 14404


Third Grade 

Lesley Buzza ext. 14309

Hannah Douglas-Smith ext. 14312

Katie Guy ext. 14308

Maura Rider ext. 14315

Moira Stinehour ext. 14306


Fourth Grade

Lisa Fisher ext. 14416

Neal Rinehart ext. 14411

Donna Shipley ext. 14405

Laurie Smith ext. 14409

Michelle Talbott ext. 14415


Fifth Grade

Angie Brocwell ext. 14510

Angie Campbell ext. 14515

Jenny Reagan ext. 14509

Paula Prince ext. 14517

Jaime Valentine ext 14512

Doris Weals ext. 14507


Intervention Specialists

Michelle Brown ext. 14506

Sara Dick ext. 14610

Kim Garver ext. 14513

Marsha Garverick ext. 14413

Laura Gibson ext. 14310

Paula Seng ext. 14304

Christine Smith ext. 14609



 Amy Keller ext. 14303


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Galion Primary School & Preschool

(419) 468-4010

Principal Katy Erlsten ext. 15001

Assistant Principal Kayla Heimann ext. 15002

Secretary Jeanne Kuns ext. 15000

Attendance Secretary Theresa Benedict ext. 15004


Counselor & ROAR Coordinator

Kirstie Naumoff ext. 14502


Teaching Staff



Art Rich Ratvasky ext. 14119

Music Alisha Griffin ext. 15009

Phys. Ed. Matt Tyrrell ext. 15515

STEM Josh Riggle ext. 14403 

21st Century Skills Laura Humberson ext. 15113



Lindy Edgell ext. 15016

Lindsey Harris ext. 15119

Suzanne Woodmansee ext. 15011



DeAnna Albert ext. 15011

Ashley Cuttitta ext. 15112

Rhonda Evak ext. 15010

JT Harris ext. 15106

Emily Sycks ext. 15108

Cheryl Walter ext. 15117


 First Grade

Caitlyn Cannon ext 15115

Kim Chandler ext. 15111

Jena Gardner ext. 15106

Jennifer Tanner ext. 15109

Sarah Wegesin ext. 15110


Second Grade

Cindy Conner ext. 15212

Lynne Foust ext.15210

Jamie Maguire ext. 15209

Aleta Rowe ext. 15208

Monica Shifley ext. 15214


Intervention Specialists

Samantha Altstadt ext. 15101

Charlie Miller ext. 15102

Madison Skinner ext. 15203

Megan Tyrrell ext. 15204

Elizabeth Volz ext. 15107

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Galion Online Academy

Academic Support & Student Opportunities Specialist Ron Williams 11002
 High School Facilitator Angie Gimbel 12108
 Grades 5-8 Facilitator Mira Zeisler 13108
 Academic SupportJessica Hammond  13010

Recent News


  • Galion football players show importance of literacy Galion football players show importance of literacy Galion High School football players have volunteered their time every Friday during the 2021 season to spend time reading to the younger Tigers at the Galion Primary and Galion Intermediate Schools. more
  • Galion Homecoming festivities kick off October 14 Galion Homecoming festivities kick off October 14 Every fall, Galion High School students gear up for the annual Homecoming festivities, and this year is no exception with a full slate of activities for students, alumni, and the community. more
  • New Career Coach joins Galion High School staff New Career Coach joins Galion High School staff Galion High School is excited to announce that Beth Hildreth has joined the GHS staff as the new Career Coach for the 2021-2022 school year. Hildreth joins the Tigers family after a successful career in Human Resources in the healthcare and manufacturing industries. more