Sylvia Wolff - WEVS teacher since 2014
Sylvia teaches grades 2-8 ELA, middle school media/ coding, and health. She is an original founder and board member of our school, who transitioned to a teaching role in 2014. After completing her elementary education degree at Purdue University, she moved to Corolla in 2001, took over the local ocean rescue program as the Division Chief in 2004, and is still involved in the kids ocean safety programs. She is currently pursuing her master’s in school administration from UNCW.
Marcy Moore - WEVS teacher since 2016
Marcy teaches our k/1 classroom, and many of their electives. Marcy comes to us with almost two decades of teaching experience, most recently in Richmond, Virginia, before she moved down to Corolla when her husband retired. She loves the WEVS family and the community that supports it. She grew up in Richmond, VA, and received her degree in elementary education from VCU, and her master’s from Piedmont University.
Liz Fennimore - WEVS teacher since 2016, Special Education Coordinator
Liz teaches our middle elementary math and science, as well as our elementary art and middle school music. She hails from New Jersey, where she was a special education aide. She is an inspired teacher as well as artist. Liz graduated from Rowan University with a bachelor's degree in Art Education. After that she attended Rutgers University to gain graduate credits for her Special Education certification. She has spent her last several summers working in the Mystic Jewel and Mystic Gift in TimBuckII.
Sean Sonnenberg - WEVS teacher since 2015
Sean teaches our upper level math and science classes, and elementary PE. He started his teaching career at WEVS as a substitute and then a PT teacher before he moved to Philadelphia to teach in an alternative, project-based high school for a year. He’s a long-time Corolla beach lifeguard but also the builder of our gaga-pit and an all-around enthusiast of hands-on learning. He received his undergrad in science and math from Baldwin Wallace University and his master’s in education from Findlay University.
Julie Allen, Special Education Aide since 2018
Julie returns to education after an 18-year career in Fire and EMS. Prior to that, she used her bachelor’s special education and elementary education from Fitchburg State and her master’s in rehab for the blind from Boston college to teach blind and special needs students in Florida, and then in Massachusetts. She has taught across all grade levels and learning needs. She has resided on the Outer Banks for over 20 years.
our board of directors
Meghan Agresto, President
Meghan is a founding member and original board member, who started the process of the school in 2008. She currently manages the Currituck Beach Lighthouse. She is a UNC graduate with a master’s of social work with a concentration in non-profit management (2005), and a bachelor’s in Ancient Greek (1997).
Al Marzetti, Vice President
Al joined the Board of Directors in 2012, the year the school opened its doors! He currently serves as magistrate of Corolla, and sits on several community boards, including Corolla Fire and Rescue Foundation, Ocean Sands Property Owner’s Association, and the Ocean Sands Crown Point Service District for Watershed Improvements Advisory Board. He brings a wealth of financial and legal knowledge with education from degrees from Boston College, Columbus School of Law at Catholic University, Georgetown Law Center, and Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania.
Dee Werner, Secretary
Bryan Daggett, Treasurer
Bryan comes to us after a 30+ year career with DuPont, which allowed him to travel extensively, both nationally and internationally. He joined our board in 2012, and continues to volunteer his services as WEVS both in an instructional capacity, and as a handyman!
Susan is a founding board member and retired science teacher with 37 years of experience in Baltimore County Public Schools. She has a liberal arts degree with a major in biology and a minor in education from St. Joseph College, in Emmitsburg, Maryland. She has been a Corolla resident for over 15 years, and is involved in many community organizations including Corolla Friends of the Library, Corolla Fire and Rescue, NC Coastal Federation, and Planning Board for Currituck County.
Frieda is a founding board member, private tutor, and retired teacher from Currituck County. She graduated from Guilford College with a BA in psychology and elementary education.
Gerri is our newest member of the board, joining in 2018. She is a retired special education teacher.
Our board of directors now meets monthly at 2pm at the Corolla's County Office Meeting Room (other side of the Corolla library) on the 2nd Wednesday of every month. Calendar below. The meetings are public and all are welcome. Minutes posted on separate page.
2017-2018 School Year Board Meeting Dates
July 05 2017 - 1st Wed.
August 2, 2017 - 1st Wed.
September 6, 2017 - 1st Wed.
October 4, 2017 - 1st Wed.
November 1, 2017 - 1st Wed.
December 6, 2017 - 1st Wed.
January 10, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
February 14, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
March 13, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
April 11, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
May 9, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
June 13, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
2018-2019 School Year Board Meeting Dates
***July 13 2018 - 2nd Friday***.
August 08, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
September 12, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
October 10, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
November 14, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
December 12, 2018 - 2nd Wed.
January 9, 2019 - 2nd Wed.
February 13, 2019 - 2nd Wed.
March 13, 2019 - 2nd Wed.
April 10, 2019 - 2nd Wed.
May 8, 2019 - 2nd Wed.
June 12, 2019 - 2nd Wed.