Office Staff 2022/2023

 

Amy Holderman – Principal

Birthday : May 31

Shirt Size : L

Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items) : AH

Favorite College or Sports Team : University of Texas and Dallas Baptist University

Favorite Color : Red

Favorite Salty Snack : Honey Roasted Peanuts

Favorite Fruit : Pineapple

Favorite Candy or Candy Bar : Sour Patch Kids and Snickers Candy Bar

Favorite Gum Flavor : Anything Grape or Mint

Favorite Soft Drink : Dr. Pepper

Favorite Sonic Drink : Vanilla Coke

Favorite Starbucks Drink : Hot Drink - Skinny Vanilla Latte, Cold Drink - Mocha Frapachino

Favorite Cookie  : Peanut Butter or Snickerdoodle

Favorite Cake : Chocolate

Favorite Dessert : Baskin Robbins Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream

Favorite Take Out Restaurant : Chilis

Favorite Sit Down Restaurant : Outback or Papasitos

Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor : Baskin Robbins - Mint Chocolate Chip

Favorite Coffee Shop : Any Place

Favorite Bookstore : Barnes & Noble or Amazon

Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from) : Teacher Tools

Favorite Flower : Rose

Favorite Scent : Eucalyptus

Favorite Nail Salon : Diamond Nails

Favorite Hobby : Gardening, shopping, and serving our school family

Favorite $5 Gift Card : Starbucks

Favorite $20 Gift Card : Amazon

Favorite $100 Gift Card : Nordstrom

Do you have any dietary restrictions? : No

Top 3 Classroom Supply Wishes : Colorful pens, colorful pens, colorful pens

What can your classroom parents do to help you the most? : Serve our amazing teachers, students, and staff

 

Kassie Halpin – Assistant Principal

Email Address: khalpin@mckinneyisd.net
Where you serve...: Office
Birthday (Format: MM/DD): 05/11
Shirt Size: XXL
Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items): Kassie OR KHB
Favorite College or Sports Team: Baylor, Tech
Favorite Color: pink
Favorite Salty Snack: trail mix
Favorite Fruit: strawberries
Favorite Candy or Candy Bar: snickers
Favorite Gum Flavor: spearmint
Favorite Soft Drink: Diet Coke
Favorite Sonic Drink: Diet Coke with Vanilla
Favorite Starbucks Drink: Skinny Vanilla Latte (hot)
Favorite Cookie : chocolate chip
Favorite Cake: Texas Sheet Cake
Favorite Dessert: Cheesecake with strawberry
Favorite Take Out Restaurant: Any Mexican food
Favorite Sit Down Restaurant: Bob's
Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor: Braums - chocolate chip cookie dough
Favorite Coffee Shop: starbucks
Favorite Bookstore: Amazon
Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from): Amazon
Favorite Flower: Roses
Favorite Scent: florals
Favorite Nail Salon: no preferenace
Favorite Hobby: crafts
Favorite $5 Gift Card: Starbucks
Favorite $20 Gift Card: Amazon
Favorite $100 Gift Card: Amazon
Do you have any dietary restrictions?: none
Top 3 Classroom Supply Wishes: items for the treasure box, fun pens; manilla folders
What can your classroom parents do to help you the most?: various things - let me know if you want to help and I can contact you when I need help with various things throughout the year
 

 

Kara Lane – Office Manager

Email Address - klane@mckinneyisd.net
Where you serve... - Office
Birthday (Format: MM/DD) - 08/09
Shirt Size - XL
Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items) - K
Favorite College or Sports Team - Oklahoma State
Favorite Color - Blue
Favorite Salty Snack - Trail Mix
Favorite Fruit - Watermelon, peaches
Favorite Candy or Candy Bar - Almond Joy, Butterfinger, Reese's
Favorite Gum Flavor - Cinnamon
Favorite Soft Drink - Dr. Pepper
Favorite Sonic Drink - Blackberry Sweet Tea
Favorite Starbucks Drink - Iced Caramel Macciato
Favorite Cookie  - Peanut Butter
Favorite Cake - Chocolate cake / chocolate frosting
Favorite Dessert - Cinnamon rolls with cream cheese frosting
Favorite Take Out Restaurant - Hat Creek Burger,  5th Street Pizza, Dickey's
Favorite Sit Down Restaurant - Italian Garden, Cheesecake Factory
Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor - Braum's -  chocolate almond or chocolate with toffee
Favorite Coffee Shop - Starbucks
Favorite Bookstore - Barnes & Noble
Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from) - Mardel's, Teacher's Tools
Favorite Flower - Lily
Favorite Scent - Cinnamon/Spice type scents for fragrance;  exotic for lotion
Favorite Nail Salon - Any!
Favorite Hobby - Camping, hiking, reading
Favorite $5 Gift Card - Braum's, Culver's, Whataburger
Favorite $20 Gift Card - Amazon, Walmart, Hobby Lobby
Favorite $100 Gift Card - Amazon,  Hobby Lobby, Dillards
Do you have any dietary restrictions? - Nope
Top 3 Classroom Supply Wishes - I love colorful pens & paper clips, cute notepads

What can your classroom parents do to help you the most? - No classroom!

 

Jen Busby - Office Clerk
Email Address - jbusby@mckinneyisd.net
Where you serve... - Office
Birthday (Format: MM/DD) - 06/26/85
Shirt Size - S
Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items) - J
Favorite College or Sports Team - Duke
Favorite Color - Black
Favorite Salty Snack - any chip
Favorite Fruit - pineapple
Favorite Candy or Candy Bar - any sour
Favorite Gum Flavor - mint
Favorite Soft Drink - Diet Dr pepper
Favorite Sonic Drink - Diet dr pepper with lime
Favorite Starbucks Drink - iced blonde vanilla latte w/ almond milk
Favorite Cookie  - sugar
Favorite Cake - Chocolate 
Favorite Dessert - Cookies 
Favorite Take Out Restaurant - Chick fil a 
Favorite Sit Down Restaurant - La Hacienda
Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor - Andys, any fruity flavor 
Favorite Coffee Shop - Dutch brothers and starbucks 
Favorite Bookstore - Barnes
Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from) - Target
Favorite Flower - sunflowers
Favorite Scent - vanilla 
Favorite Nail Salon - any 
Favorite Hobby - reading 
Favorite $5 Gift Card - starbucks 
Favorite $20 Gift Card - target
Favorite $100 Gift Card - amazon 
Do you have any dietary restrictions? - nope 
Top 3 Classroom Supply Wishes - sticky notes, pens , highlighters 
What can your classroom parents do to help you the most? - no classroom ;)

 

Susan Jakobsen – Registrar

Email Address: sjakobsen@mckinneyisd.net
Where you serve...: Office
Birthday (Format: MM/DD): 12/02/1971
Shirt Size: M
Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items): SJK
Favorite College or Sports Team: Texas Tech or University of Texas
Favorite Color: Green
Favorite Salty Snack: Sun Chips
Favorite Fruit: Dried figs
Favorite Candy or Candy Bar: dark chocolate
Favorite Gum Flavor: anything minty
Favorite Soft Drink: Diet Coke
Favorite Sonic Drink: Blackberry unsweet tea (Sonic)
Favorite Starbucks Drink: hot tea
Favorite Cookie : Chocolate chip
Favorite Cake: Tiramisu
Favorite Dessert: Tiramisu
Favorite Take Out Restaurant: Torchy's
Favorite Sit Down Restaurant: Anything Indain
Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor: Any coffee flavored ice cream
Favorite Coffee Shop: Starbucks
Favorite Bookstore: Half Price Books
Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from): n/a
Favorite Flower: Geranium
Favorite Scent: anything citrus-y
Favorite Nail Salon: any
Favorite Hobby: biking
Favorite $5 Gift Card: Chick Fil A
Favorite $20 Gift Card: Amazon
Favorite $100 Gift Card: n/a
Do you have any dietary restrictions?: No
 
 

 

Morgan Montaño
Email Address - mmontano@mckinneyisd.net
Where you serve... - Office
Birthday (Format: MM/DD) - 04/12
Shirt Size - XL
Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items) - MML
Favorite College or Sports Team - Texas Tech 
Favorite Color - Red
Favorite Salty Snack - Cheez-Its
Favorite Fruit - Apples
Favorite Candy or Candy Bar - Peanut Butter M&Ms
Favorite Gum Flavor - Peppermint 
Favorite Soft Drink - Coke 0 
Favorite Sonic Drink - Coke 0 
Favorite Starbucks Drink - Unsweet Black Tea 
Favorite Cookie  - Chocolate Chip 
Favorite Cake - Marble 
Favorite Dessert - Marble Bundt Cake 
Favorite Take Out Restaurant - Rosas 
Favorite Sit Down Restaurant - The Yard 
Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor - Braum's Cookies and Cream 
Favorite Coffee Shop - Starbucks 
Favorite Bookstore - Apple Bookstore 
Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from) - Teacher's Tools 
Favorite Flower - Gerbera Daisies
Favorite Scent - Lavender 
Favorite Nail Salon - Diamond Nails 
Favorite Hobby - Working Out 
Favorite $5 Gift Card - Starbucks 
Favorite $20 Gift Card - Target 
Favorite $100 Gift Card - Amazon 
Do you have any dietary restrictions? - N/A
Top 3 Classroom Supply Wishes - NA
What can your classroom parents do to help you the most? - NA

 

Angie Stallbaumer
Email Address - astallbaumer@mckinneyisd.net
Where you serve... - Learning Commons
Birthday (Format: MM/DD) - 10/13
Shirt Size - XL
Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items) - ASL.   or  Angie
Favorite College or Sports Team - K-State Wildcats
Favorite Color - Navy or Plum (deep purple)
Favorite Salty Snack - Pretzels, Popcorn
Favorite Fruit - Strawberries
Favorite Candy or Candy Bar - Lindt Chocolate, DARK Chocolate Thin Reese Peanut Butter Cups
Favorite Gum Flavor - Extra Watermelon Strawberry
Favorite Soft Drink - Dr. Pepper 10 or Coke Zero
Favorite Sonic Drink - Diet Cherry Limeade easy ice
Favorite Starbucks Drink - non-fat white chocolate mocha with whip
Favorite Cookie  - chocolate chip, Crumbl (any)
Favorite Cake - chocolate from small cakes - really all cake :)
Favorite Dessert - cake, pie, cheesecake - pretty much all dessert
Favorite Take Out Restaurant - PF Changs, Cains, Whataburger, JC's Burger
Favorite Sit Down Restaurant - Uncorked, Cristina's, The Yard, PF Changs
Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor - Jeremiah Ice - Bahama Freeze
Favorite Coffee Shop - Starbucks
Favorite Bookstore - Amazon, Half Price Books
Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from) - Amazon / Teacher Tools
Favorite Flower - Tulips
Favorite Scent - Scentsy blueberry cheesecake & sugar cookie
Favorite Nail Salon - Grand Nails
Favorite Hobby - Reading
Favorite $5 Gift Card - Sonic
Favorite $20 Gift Card - Amazon
Favorite $100 Gift Card - Amazon
Do you have any dietary restrictions? - na
Top 3 Classroom Supply Wishes - KEVA Maker Bot Maze (3 of them)

What can your classroom parents do to help you the most? - Help with Book Fair

 

Lana Perkins
Email Address - lperkins@mckinneyisd.net
Where you serve... - Learning Commons
Birthday (Format: MM/DD) - 07/30
Shirt Size - L
Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items) - LMP
Favorite College or Sports Team - Texas Tech
Favorite Color - grey blue
Favorite Salty Snack - sesame sticks
Favorite Fruit - strawberries
Favorite Candy or Candy Bar - dark chocolates
Favorite Gum Flavor - mint
Favorite Soft Drink - diet coke
Favorite Sonic Drink - diet coke
Favorite Starbucks Drink - pumpkin spice or white mocha, half sweet
Favorite Cookie  - snickerdoodles
Favorite Cake - chocolate bundt cake
Favorite Dessert - lemon bars
Favorite Take Out Restaurant - Chick fil a 
Favorite Sit Down Restaurant - La hacienda, Cheesecake Factory
Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor - marble slab, cinnamon
Favorite Coffee Shop - Lemma, but I love all coffee
Favorite Bookstore - Half Price Books
Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from) - Mardels
Favorite Flower - yellow anythings
Favorite Scent - spearmint, cinnamon, 
Favorite Nail Salon - Kosmo
Favorite Hobby - reading
Favorite $5 Gift Card - Starbucks
Favorite $20 Gift Card - Hobby Lobby
Favorite $100 Gift Card - target
Do you have any dietary restrictions? - no
Top 3 Classroom Supply Wishes - post its, fun pens, pointers
What can your classroom parents do to help you the most? - encourage reading!

 

Christie Thompson- Counselor

Email Address: cthompson@mckinneyisd.net
Where you serve...: Office - Counselor
Birthday (Format: MM/DD): 01/19
Shirt Size: S
Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items): CTN
Favorite College or Sports Team: University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
Favorite Color: pink
Favorite Salty Snack: baked lays
Favorite Fruit: strawberries
Favorite Candy or Candy Bar: Mounds
Favorite Gum Flavor: mint
Favorite Soft Drink: Coke
Favorite Sonic Drink: ocean water
Favorite Starbucks Drink: caramel machiatto
Favorite Cookie : anything from Crumbl
Favorite Cake: strawberry cake from Market Street
Favorite Dessert: Crumbl
Favorite Take Out Restaurant: Hawaaiin Bros
Favorite Sit Down Restaurant: Razzoos
Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor: Marble Slab
Favorite Coffee Shop: Starbucks
Favorite Bookstore: Amazon
Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from): Amazon
Favorite Flower: tulip
Favorite Scent: peppermint
Favorite Nail Salon: Palace Nails
Favorite Hobby: reading
Favorite $5 Gift Card: Chick fil A
Favorite $20 Gift Card: Amazon
Favorite $100 Gift Card: Amazon
Do you have any dietary restrictions?: no
Top 3 Classroom Supply Wishes: kinetic sand, SEL books, fidget tools

What can your classroom parents do to help you the most?: join me during K-2 guidance lessons and help with a station

 

Emily Miranda - School Nurse

Email Address: emiranda@mckinneyisd.net
Where you serve...: Office -  Nurse
Birthday (Format: MM/DD): 08/21
Shirt Size: M
Monogram (or name preference for monogrammed items): EME
Favorite College or Sports Team: Dallas Cowboys/Mavs/Stars
Favorite Color: Pink
Favorite Salty Snack: Pretzels
Favorite Fruit: Watermelon
Favorite Candy or Candy Bar: Sour Punch Straws or bites
Favorite Gum Flavor: the pink one.. bubblemint
Favorite Soft Drink: Coke
Favorite Sonic Drink: Coke
Favorite Starbucks Drink: I'm a Dutch Bros girl, but Vanilla Sweet Cream cold brew is good!
Favorite Cookie : Sugar or White Choc Macadamia
Favorite Cake: Funfetti
Favorite Dessert: Molten chocolate cake
Favorite Take Out Restaurant: Whataburger
Favorite Sit Down Restaurant: Mi Cocina
Favorite Ice Cream Shop & Flavor: Braums - choc/vanilla yogurt twist
Favorite Coffee Shop: Dutch Bros
Favorite Bookstore: Amazon
Favorite Teacher Supply Store (or where you buy most of your supplies from): Hobby Lobby
Favorite Flower: Hydrangeas and poppies
Favorite Scent: Rose
Favorite Nail Salon: Who Did Your Nails
Favorite Hobby: crafting/reading/decorating
Favorite $5 Gift Card: Target
Favorite $20 Gift Card: Target or Amazon
Favorite $100 Gift Card: Target or Amazon
Do you have any dietary restrictions?: no
Top 3 Classroom Supply Wishes: the pop up post it notes; fun pens; pink things! :)
What can your classroom parents do to help you the most?: Make ice packs! 
May we share this information with parents?: Yes