Faculty & Staff Directory

School
Department
Jazzlyn Kaleohano
Gateway Public Schools Gateway High School
Registrar, Gateway High School; Data and Reporting Manager, Gateway Public Schools
Biography

Jazzlyn Kaleohano joined Gateway May of 2018 as the Registrar and Data Reporting Manager. Prior to joining Gateway she worked at a charter school in the East Bay for 8 years where she gained skills in varying areas of school office administrative work. She was born and raised in the East Bay but now enjoys living in San Francisco and is pursuing a BS in Visual Communication Design.

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Jazzlyn Kaleohano
Gateway Public Schools Gateway High School
Registrar, Gateway High School; Data and Reporting Manager, Gateway Public Schools
Biography

Jazzlyn Kaleohano joined Gateway May of 2018 as the Registrar and Data Reporting Manager. Prior to joining Gateway she worked at a charter school in the East Bay for 8 years where she gained skills in varying areas of school office administrative work. She was born and raised in the East Bay but now enjoys living in San Francisco and is pursuing a BS in Visual Communication Design.

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Sam Kary
Gateway Middle School
Humanities and Learning Seminar Teacher
Biography

Prior to teaching in San Francisco, Sam worked as a Teach For America corps member for three years in Richmond. He has his Bachelor of Arts in English and Spanish from the University of Colorado and his Master of Arts in English from The Ohio State University. Sam is originally from the Bay Area and enjoys cycling and skiing in his spare time. He also loves to travel and have adventures, and speaks conversational Spanish and Portuguese. 

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Stephanie Khaziran
Gateway High School
Assistant Principal
Biography

Ms. Khaziran joined the Gateway family in 2015 and is the Assistant Principal of Student Life. She grew up in Los Angeles, where she earned her undergraduate degree in Sociology. She moved to San Francisco in order to pursue a Master of Arts from USF in Counseling Psychology. After several years of working as a school counselor in San Francisco, Ms. Khaziran attended the UC Berkeley Principal Leadership Institute, where she earned her Master of Arts in Education. When she isn't running around the halls of Gateway, Ms. Khaziran spends her time teaching graduate students at USF and exploring the Bay Area.

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Eliza Kingsley-Ma
Gateway High School
Humanities Teacher
Biography

Eliza Kingsley-Ma teaches Humanities 11 and AP Literature at Gateway High School. Eliza joins the Gateway community after four years of teaching in the Bay Area. She earned her B.A. in American Studies and Latin American Studies from Wesleyan University. After college, Eliza eagerly returned to the Bay to teach, and has worked with students in El Cerrito, Marin, SF,  Sunnyvale and Oakland. Most recently, Eliza graduated with an M.A. and Teaching Credential from Stanford University. Eliza most enjoys running hidden city trails and visiting new library branches in her hometown, San Francisco.  

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Nicholas Lake
Gateway High School
Paraprofessional
Biography

Nick works in the Learning Center as a para, offering support to all children in the classes in which he is placed. He also helped found the robotics program in the 2013-14 school year.

Originally from Los Angeles, Nick took his B.A. in history from California State University, Long Beach. He has many hobbies and interests, such as gardening, playing cello, reading & writing, and woodworking.

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Chanda Lockhart
Gateway Public Schools
Director of Development and Outreach
Biography

Chanda is the Director of Development and Outreach, and brings more than 10 years of nonprofit development experience to Gateway Public Schools. Prior to Gateway, Chanda served as the Development Director at Seven Tepees Youth Program. Chanda earned her B.A. in Mass Communications and Public Relations from Towson University, and M.S. in Holistic Health and Nutrition Education from Hawthorn University. As the child of a military family, Chanda isn’t really from anywhere but claims Baltimore (pronounced Bawl-d-moor) as home. Chanda has lived in San Francisco since 2012; the longest stretch of living in the same place in her entire life. She is the founder #ladyboss, a professional women's meet-up group, dreams of cooking with Chef Yotam Ottelenghi, and loves a good spin class.

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Sara Marcopulos
Gateway Middle School
Math Interventionist
Biography

Sara was born and raised in San Francisco and graduated from Gateway High School in 2011. After graduating from Gateway, she completed her undergraduate work at the University of San Francisco and obtained her bachelors of science in physics with a minor in astronomy. She is hoping to attend a master's program and looks forward to teaching high school physics in the future. During her free time she enjoys reading and trying new foods throughout the San Francisco area.

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Jenna Marx
Gateway High School
College Counselor
Biography

Jenna has a Bachelor's in Community Studies from UCSC and a Master's in Counseling Psychology from USF. She is a lifelong Bay Area resident who grew up in Belmont in the peninsula and has been in San Francisco since 2010. She has worked with youth in various roles and environments including as a writing coach and mentor, a music instructor, a substitute teacher, an after school program teacher, and in community settings while organizing youth-focused music and arts events. For fun she plays guitar and sings in punk and indie bands, and in the summers she works for the organization Bay Area Girls Rock Camp. She is excited to join the Gateway team as a college and career instructor and counselor!

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Marlies McCallum
Gateway High School
Director of the Learning Center
Biography

Marlies McCallum is a huge fan of Gateway! She began her Gateway career in 2006 as a Learning Specialist, took on the role of Literacy Specialist once she completed her Wilson Reading Certification Training in 2008, and became the Director of Gateway High’s Learning Center in 2011. Marlies graduated from Michigan State University with a bachelor's degree in psychology and received her Special Education Credential at the University of San Francisco in 2002. Before entering the world of education, Marlies enjoyed managing midwestern swimming pools, hockey rinks, and Girl Scout camps.

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