Current Staff Information



Principal Steve Williams | 813.346.0700 | @SWilliamsPasco

Mr. Williams has been an educator with Pasco County Schools starting in 2001. He has worked with students in the classroom, as a Literacy Specialist, as an Assistant Principal and as a Principal. In addition to being a part of the founding staff at Wiregrass Ranch High School, he has worked at several schools across the district. Most recently, he led the Office for Teaching and Learning, supporting K-12 learning in all Pasco County Schools. He lives in Pasco County with his family, and enjoys running, obstacle course racing, biking, innovative applications of technology, Marvel/DC movies and most science-fiction. He has both a Bachelor and Masters degrees in Education from USF and loves the Bulls! Mr. Williams is excited to lead the newest school in Pasco County and develop the school community to achieve great success.

Assistant Principal Erin Ipock | 813.346.0700 

Mrs. Ipock has worked in elementary education since 2003. She began her career in Missouri where she was an elementary teacher for 10 years.  She also spent 3 years as an assistant principal in the Show Me State before moving to Florida in 2016.  Mrs. Ipock most recently joins us from Pasco County Schools District Office where she was the Supervisor of Elementary Curriculum, Assessment, and Instruction.  She enjoys quality time with her family, which usually includes the beach, a movie theater, a shopping mall, or a theme park.  She holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education, a Master’s in Educational Technology, and a Master’s and Ed. Specialist’s Degree in Educational Leadership.  Mrs. Ipock couldn’t be more excited to join the Wiregrass team and spend her days helping students and teachers achieve their dreams!

Learning Design Coach Katie Galletta | 813.346.0725

Mrs. Galletta has worked in elementary education since 2004. She started as a Pre-K teacher in Long Island, New York. Since moving to Florida in 2006 she has taught in several schools in Pasco County teaching 3-5th grade and was also a technology specialist at both Deer Park and Chasco Elementary. Mrs. Galletta most recently joins us from Chasco Elementary where she was the Learning Design Coach as well.  She is a huge Disney fan and enjoys quality time with her family, and exploring the newest tech gadgets. She holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree in Elementary Education from Penn State University. Mrs. Galletta is extremely excited to join the Wiregrass Bulls and help our students navigate in this digital age!

WRES Core Team

Secretary: Jeannie Rayborn – 813.346.0702
Bookkeeper: Wanda Cook – 813.346.0704
Data Entry Operator: Gina Alba – 813.346.0706
Plant Manager: Andrea Rodriguez  – 813.346.0779
Cafeteria Manager: Lisa Morin – 813.346.0778
School Counselor: Melissa Reising – 813.346.0708
Resource Management Associate : Kimberly Soofi– 813.346.0724
Guidance Secretary: Sarah Chew
Clinic Assistant: Stephanie Steinmetz
School Security Officer: Carlos Quiles

Teaching Teams

Mari Garcia
Leslie Coker
Amanda Elam
Sarah Johansen
Marlene Mebane

First Grade
Jennelle Aponte
Julie Darland
Danyelle Estill
Stephanie Liebman
Patty Sonsol
Amanda Venohr

Second Grade
Julie Abbott
Sara Blanco
Rhonda Hawkins
Jennifer Koszewnil
Melanie White
Third Grade
Gina Krutulis
Kelly Laukat
Jackie Lotz
Kye Maury
Tracy O’Connell
Mary Robards

Fourth Grade
Mike Cobb
Erica Kinsman
Renee Marsella
Morgan Williamson 

Fifth Grade
Rachel Andrews
Tim Hamlin
Nicole Nestler
Heather Olds
Johnny Turner