University High School Staff

Principal: Johanna Mracna

Johanna Mracna

Johanna Mracna is a graduate of the University of Michigan-Ann Arbor and Wayne State University and has been an educator since 2002.  Since 2006, she has been an educator in Ferndale Public Schools, working to ensure the best outcome for every student. Mrs. Mracna is excited for her role as principal at University High School.  

"Our goal at UHS is to provide opportunities for all students and foster a caring and nurturing environment with a staff who is invested in every child ."

Contact Mrs. Mracna by email at Johanna.Mracna@FerndaleSchools.org or call (248) 586-8846, ext 8844.

Assistant Principal: David Gardner

David Gardner graduated from Wayne State University and has been an educator since 2006.  He has been an educator at Ferndale Public Schools, specifically at University High School, since then.  He has worked tirelessly as a classroom teacher, counselor, and finally, assistant principal to ensure the success of every student at UHS.  

"UHS is about relationships and helping students succeed, not only today, but also tomorrow and beyond."

Contact Mr. Gardner by email at David.Gardner@FerndaleSchools.org or call (248) 586-8852.

Name
Phone
Michele Sibula
248-586-8846
Patti Skop
248-586-8628

Administration

Name
Position
Phone
Gardner, David
Assistant Principal
248-586-8852
Mracna, Johanna
Principal
248-586-8844
Shamaoun, Alex
Athletic Director
248-586-8846
Sibula, Michele
Secretary
248-586-8846
Skop, Patti
Secretary
248-586-8628

Curriculum & Instruction

Name
Position
Phone
Maes, Tom
Math Curriculum Coordinator
248-586-8666

Special Education

Name
Position
Phone
Church, Torre
Physical Therapist

Business

Name
Position
Phone
Cook, Grace
Business Teacher

Computer Science

Name
Position
Phone
Bryant, Sherri
Teacher
248-586-8846

English

Name
Position
Phone
Brimacombe, Brooke
Teacher
248-586-8846
Goodson, Amanda
Teacher
248-586-8846
Rodgers, Sarah
Teacher

Language Arts

Name
Position
Phone
Exelby, David
English Teacher
Kleven, Ryan
ELA Teacher
McCormick, Tara
Spanish Teacher
McLaren, Heather
Spanish Teacher
248-586-8846
Patterson, Julie
Spanish Teacher
248-586-8846

Math

Name
Position
Phone
Handyside, Leslie
Teacher
248-586-8846
Pickett, Kevin
Math Teacher
Whitton, Sean
Teacher
Wilson, Jovaughn
Teacher
248-586-8846

Physical Education

Name
Position
Phone
Hester, Desden
Health/ Physical Education Teacher

Science

Name
Position
Phone
Haynes, Sosha
Teacher
248-586-8846
Maki, Kenton
Teacher
Maki, Kenton
Teacher
Shamaoun, Alex
Teacher
248-586-8846
Thomas, Lauren
Teacher
248-586-8846

Social Studies

Name
Position
Phone
Gillespie, Liz
Teacher
248-586-8846
Rodgers, Sarah
Teacher
Stuart, Mackenzie
Social Studies Teacher

Staff

Name
Position
Phone
Clay, Rosie
Restorative Practices Coordinator
Hildreth, Noel
Security Guard

Student Services

Name
Position
Phone
Nicks, Joshua
Student Support Coach
Royal, Eric
College Success Advisor
248-586-8835
Tootikian-Hachigian, Patricia
Counselor