Special Services Staff

Dr. Cecilia Sanchez Dr. Cecilia Sanchez

Name: Dr. Cecilia Sanchez

Designation: Director

Phone: (623) 691-4087

Email: ceci.sanchez@csd83.org

Marie Belcher Marie Belcher
Administrative Technician

Name: Marie Belcher

Designation: Administrative Technician

Phone: (623)691-4091

Email: marie.belcher@csd83.org

Before I came to the Cartwright District to serve as Instructional Assistant in 1989, I had been volunteering at Barry School as PTA Treasurer and President as well as Barry Little League Treasurer. In 2006 I became a part of the Language Acquisition Department and in 2008 I transferred to my current position in the Special Services Department. I’ve been a part of the Cartwright Family for the last 25 years and I couldn’t be happier or prouder.

Rosa Linda Duron Rosa Linda Duron
Support Specialist

Name: Rosa Linda Duron

Designation: Support Specialist

Phone: (623) 691-3922

Email: rosalinda.duron@csd83.org

Rosa Linda Durón joined Special Services in her current role as a Special Education Support Specialist for the Cartwright School District in 2011. Since then, she has supported the self-contained classrooms in the district that include students with cognitive, emotional, social and adaptive needs. Previous to that, she taught over nine years in a self-contained cross-categorical classroom to students from second to eight grade. Furthermore, she has mentored first year and second year teachers, collaborated with administrators and provided professional development for teachers and paraeducators. Additionally, she has been a Crisis Prevention Institute trainer for the district providing de-escalation strategies and safe techniques. In 2013, she joined the District’s Positive Behavior Intervention and Supports (PBIS) team. In the past year she has supported Preschool and the REACh program, which services students with communication and social needs.

John A. Hecht Jr. John A. Hecht Jr.
Support Specialist

Name: John A. Hecht Jr.

Designation: Special Education Support Specialist

Phone: (623) 691-3962

Email: john.hecht@csd83.org

John Hecht Jr. has taught in Cartwright since 2006. He has taught students, with special education goals and services, at the middle school and elementary school level. John currently supports students and staff members with special education initiatives in the district office. John enjoys working collaboratively with parents and teachers to meet the needs of all students.

David Hernandez David Hernandez
Data Coach

Name: David Hernandez

Designation: Data Coach - Special Education

Phone: (623) 691-5947

Email: david.hernandez@csd83.org

I joined Cartwright School District during the 2013–2014 school year. I am proud member of the District Data and Assessment Team with an emphasis on Special Education and Gifted students. Prior to Cartwright I worked as classroom teacher, team leader, assistant principal, principal and assistant director of Literacy in various school districts nationwide. I had the opportunity to be a member of the Board of Directors for International Reading Association as their first Hispanic member of their organization (at the time). Currently I am the Political Action Chair for the Cartwright Education Association and the Region 7 Director for Arizona Education Association.

Julianna Hernandez Julianna Hernandez
Administrative Technician

Name: Julianna Hernandez

Designation: Administrative Technician

Phone: 623-691-3971

Email: julianna.hernandez@csd83.org

Back in 2008, I worked for the Cartwright School District #83 for the LFI at Starlight Park until 2011. I also love working with kids and helping parents with understanding and knowing about their kids education. I went back to school for Cosmetology; love to do makeup and hair. Now, I do both things I love!

Val Madrid Val Madrid
Administrative Technician

Name: Val Madrid

Designation: Administrative Technician

Phone: (623) 691-3927

Email: val.madrid@csd83.org

Val Madrid has been with the district for many years. She first started out at the District Child Care Center and later transferred to Special Services where she enjoys assisting our staff and families.

Mary Morrison Mary Morrison
Special Services

Name : Mary Morrison

Designation : Special Services

Phone : 623-691-5916

Fax : : 623-691-5924

E-Mail : mary.morrison@csd83.org

Mary's experience in education includes 23 years teaching K–12 Special Education, General Education, and college level classes in school districts in Arizona. Mary has worked as a Diagnostician, Social Emotional Learning Specialist and was Director of Alternative Education for a school district. Her personal and professional goal is to help all individuals reach their fullest potential.

Gina Murphy Gina Murphy
Support Specialist

Name: Gina Murphy

Designation: Support Specialist

Phone: (623) 691-3968

Email: gina.murphy@csd83.org

Gina Murphy began her career in the Cartwright School District in August 1999 as a special education teacher. She taught within the resource setting for 4 years and then ventured on to teach a self-contained cross-categorical classroom for 8 years. In 2011, Gina joined Special Services in her current role as a Special Education Support Specialist. Additionally, she has been a Crisis Prevention trainer for the district providing de-escalation strategies and safe techniques to staff members for several years.

Dr. Kisha Nosov Dr. Kisha Nosov

Name: Dr. Kisha Nosov

Designation: Psychologist on Special Assignment; District Out-Placement Coordinator

Phone: (623) 691-4089

Email: kisha.nosov@csd83.org

Soledad Regalado Soledad Regalado
Administrative Technician

Name: Soledad Regalado

Designation: Administrative Technician

Phone: (623) 691-4060

Email: soledad.regalado@csd83.org

Soledad Regalado started as a Playground Monitor at Cartwright School District. Later, she worked as a Librarian Assistant and Teachers Aide combined positions. She enjoyed those years being around kindergarten students. Then, she became part of the Special Services Department where she has been most of the time since she started at Cartwright.

Cammie Solis Cammie Solis
Administrative Technician

Name: Cammie Solis

Designation: Administrative Technician

Phone: (623) 691-4085

Email: cammie.solis@csd83.org

Before Cammie Solis came to Cartwright she worked for many years in the state of Texas, with the Even Start Early Child and Parent Literacy Program teaching Adult ESL, nutrition and Parenting classes. Since coming to work at Cartwright School District in 1997 she has worked as an aide in the classroom, with the Language Acquisition Department and for the past five years has been working the Special Services Department as an Administrative Technician.

Christine Tupick Christine Tupick
Administrative Specialist

Name: Christine Tupick

Designation: Administrative Specialist

Phone: (623) 691-4090

Email: christine.tupick@csd83.org

Before coming to work for Cartwright School District I supervised a Pharmacy Program for uninsured and under-insured clients at Coos County Family Health Services in Berlin, NH. After 13 years in the Health Industry in NH my family and I relocated to Arizona where I came to work at Cartwright School District in Special Services. I find it very rewarding to be part of a School District that strives for the success of their students.

Melinda Weible Melinda Weible
Support Specialist

Name: Melinda Weible

Designation: Support Specialist

Phone: (623) 691-3961

Email: melinda.weible@csd83.org