Maria Osses-Watson served as assistant principal at Hazel Valley Elementary. Previously she was assistant principal and dual language manager at Sunnycrest Elementary in Federal Way. She holds a bachelor’s degree in Spanish literature, an M.A. in elementary education, and administrator’s certification from the U.W.
Marcello started his career in education teaching 1st grade at Butler Elementary in Washington, DC. Most recently, Marcello was the Assistant Principal at Evergreen High School and filled in as acting Principal during a maternity leave. Marcello studied Economics with a minor in Political Science and History at the University of Washington, received his Masters in Early Childhood Education from George Mason and his Masters in School Leadership from Harvard. Marcello’s professional accomplishment that he is most proud of is, “Graduating” each one of my fifth graders with a business plan and over two years of growth in reading and writing!” Marcello enjoys traveling and has visited over 20 countries.