Friday, May 26th, 2017

About Our Staff


Mr. Jon Zion

Jon Zion

Instructor for MS Powerpoint® tutoring and young writers’ workshops Graduated Monroe High School 2008

Published 2 articles in Carson City High School Carneta Yearbook ’04-’05 and ’05-’06,Published a poem in Monroe High School Yearbook ’08 Currently working on poetry book and novels

Ms. Valeria V Rae

Valeria V. Rae [BA Psychology; MS Psychology] Certified School Psychologist

Instructor for K-12; Specialized Test Administrator, IEP recommendations; guest speaker; grant writer

Valeria has published articles for newsletters and journals in NW Washington, worked as a school psychologist and learning support specialist, worked as a counselor, crisis intervention, small group instructor for resource room and English Second Language programs. She supervised school psychology interns at WSU/EWU, aligned IEP goals with EALRS (LSPI) at the state public education office. Valeria compiled and contributed to the Monroe SD Special Education Staff Manual.

Liz MeisnerTeacher TBD

Tutor K-12 and adults

We are currently interviewing for this position

Mr. Jerry Zion

Gerald L (Jerry) Zion

Tutor Math, Science, Personal Financial courses (Dave Ramsey Financial Peace University, Total Money Makeover, Turning ideas into Income, etc.), Process Improvement (how to make your company run better with less waste), etc.

Jerry has a BS degree from Purdue University, and a MS degree in Management in Science and Technology from Oregon Graduate Institute (now part of Oregon Health Sciences University). He has over 37 years experience in product marketing for medical devices quality assurance.