Our Team Members

Administrative and Teaching Teams


Alexa Wolf

3rd Grade Teacher


Betty Benoit

Spanish and Music Teacher


Christine Zastrow

School Nurse Advisor

Christine has served as our School Nurse for two years; however, her involvement with St. Paul has been long standing


Denise Matula

Pre-K Teacher

Denise has been at St. Paul school for nineteen years putting her in the top three for the longest employment.


Jennifer Dale

Middle School ELA Teacher
Called November 2016

Jennifer has been teaching at St. Paul for the past 7 years. Prior to this she taught special education at Mary Cariola Children's Center. She is also the Youth Leader. In October of 2016 she became a Called teacher.

JoAnn Fox

School Nurse

Josh Matula

Middle School Science Teacher & Athletic Director

Josh grew up in Hilton and attended St. Paul from grades 4-8.

Linda Hughes

Preschool Aide


Michele Kruger

Librarian and Early Start Aide


Shane Dale

Public Relations Ministry Leader


Therese Flannery

Early Start Teacher

Therese has taught our Early Start Program for the past four years and she is the Wrap Care Co-Director. She comes to us with a wide background in teaching young children


Amy Colombo

Pre-K and Preschool Teacher and Social Media Manager

Amy joined the St. Paul team in August of 2020 as our Church & Social Media Manager.

Brittanie Gage

Middle School Social Studies Teacher and P.E.

Brittanie is a graduate from St. John Fisher College with a B.S. in Sports Management.

Danielle Bentley

Pre-K Aide


Erica Bisig

Kindergarten Aide


Jennifer Riley

1st Grade Teacher

Jennifer has been here for three years. As is so true with our staff, she also brings a wealth of experience to the table.


Jocelyn Slynko

Art Teacher

Jocelyn has been our Art Teacher for thirteen years. She has a BA in Visual Art Education from Roberts Wesleyan College graduating in 2007.


Karen Brown

Preschool Teacher

Karen joined our Staff five years ago when she became our Pre-school Teacher for the three year-olds at St. Paul.
She received her BS in Early Childhood Education

Mark Ambrose

Facilites Manager

Renee Baker

Preschool Aide


Sharon Carpenter

School Office Manager

Sharon has served as the Office Manager at St. Paul School for the past three years. She has a BA in English Literature and a Master’s in Public Administration

Becky Fumia

Middle School Math Teacher

Becky earned her Master in Education (Adolescence and students with Disabilities) at Roberts Wesleyan and her Bachelor of Science (Mathematics) at SUNY Brockport.

Charlene Casey

Pre-K Aide


Dave Spiehler

Principal / Head of School

St. Paul Lutheran School was fortunate to have our Principal, David Spiehler join the school staff during the summer of 2018


Hannah Kruger

2nd Grade Teacher

Hannah has taught the second graders here at St. Paul for two years, having previously taught Pre-School, Kindergarten, and sixth grade.


Jessica Kovacs

Preschool Teacher

Jessica has been a member of the staff here at St. Paul for three years. She received her Associate Degree in Adolescent Education


Jodie Farley

4rth Grade Teacher
Called September 1999

Jodie is our veteran teacher with twenty one years at St. Paul under her belt. She went to Concordia College in Bronxville, NY graduating in 1998.


Laura Speers

Kindergarten Teacher
Called January 2019

Laura began her eighth year of teaching at St. Paul this September. The first three years she taught preschool, and then graduated to Kindergarten


Mark Ball

Senior Pastor

Pastor Mark is a son of this congregation, growing up at St. Paul and graduating from our school. He is a second career pastor, pursuing ordination


Sally Littlefield

Admissions Director


Sharon Smith


God works in mysterious ways. We see this played out perfectly in the way that our wonderful
treasurer, Sharon Smith, was brought to us.