staff Spotlight


I am an Erie native who has worked in the Special Education field for over 20 years. I love living life with his wonderful wife and 2 children. He enjoys sports, nature, and music. He looks forward to joining the Iroquois family this year!

- Mr. Brink - IHS Autistic Support Paraprofessional


I am so excited to be joining the ISD community! I'm originally from Cleveland (go Cavs!) & graduated from Univ. of Notre Dame for both my undergrad & masters degree. I live in Lawrence Park with my wife & our golden retriever, Queso. My favorite author is B. Sanderson.

- Mr. DeSalvo - IHS, Sr. High ELA Teacher

S. Monin

I am going into my 11th year of teaching and have taught all grades K -12. I have experience in Partial Hospitalization programs, Special Education Department Lead, Alternative Education, and now, Autistic Support. I challenge by students to become their best.

- Mrs. Monin - IHS Autistic Support Teacher


I am very excited to be joining Iroquois this school year as an ELA teacher! I graduated from Gannon Univ. with a degree in English Sec. Ed. I was born and raised in Erie so I am thrilled to be able to work in a community that I know and love.

- Miss Wakeley - IHS ELA Remediation Teacher

J. Walters

I’m delighted to be part of the Iroquois family. I am an Edinboro University graduate with a bachelor's in Early Childhood and Elementary Education and a Master's in Special Education. I enjoy spending my free time diy-ing, kayaking, reading, and enjoying my family.

- Ms. Walters - IHS Special Education Teacher

C. Gilbert

I currently live in Fairview with my wife Nicole, my daughter Nora (8), and my son Finn (4). My love of education started with my love of gymnastics. I started my education at General McLane SD. I am excited to begin my next chapter here at Iroquois. Go Braves!!

- Mr. Gilbert - IHS Assistant Principal

K. Branton

I grew up in Pittsburgh and graduated from the Univ. of Pittsburgh and Edinboro Univ. I have 3 amazing children and enjoy an extremely active lifestyle. My focus and passion has always been the sciences. I am extremely excited to continue my teachings at IHS.

- Ms. Branton - IHS Biology Teacher