Jennifer Galla,
Mathematics Chair
14 years teaching experience –
14 years at MPS 
 Graduate of Mercyhurst Prep – class of ‘92
 BA in Mathematics from Edinboro University
 Teaching certificate from Mercyhurst College
 Participant in the Pennsylvania STEM Initiative through Gannon University
 Former class advisor
 Former MPS bowling coach
 Served on Middle States planning committee
 On Board of Trustees at CYS Club
 Proud mother of Liam and Derek
Teaching Assignment: Algebra II/TrigIB, Algebra II/TrigH, and Algebra IH 


Ashley Adamus,
1 year teaching experience –
1st year at MPS 
Teaching Assignment: Probability & StatisticsH, Algebra IICP, and GeometryCP, 


Paula Allshouse,
16 years teaching experience –
12 years at MPS 
 BS from Indiana University of Pennsylvania is Secondary Math Education
 Head Coach of the Boys and Girls Varsity Swim Teams for 7 years
 Chaperone of the Anne Ryan Baltimore Mission Trip for 5 years
 Participant in the Pennsylvania STEM Initiative through Gannon University and IU5
 Former Class Advisor
 Former Crew Booster President
 Former Ski Club and Vermont Ski Trip Chaperone
 Former Assistant Coach of Erie Aquatics Club
 Proud mother of Samantha, class of 2010, and Jake, class of 2013
Teaching Assignment: PreCalculusH, Algebra IICP,
GeometryMPS PreIB,and GeometryH 


Katrin Ayrapetov,
6 years teaching experience –
3 years at MPS 
 B.S. Mathematics from University of Pittsburgh
 M.S. in Mathematics from Michigan State University
Teaching Assignment: IB MathHigher Level, IB Math Studies,
Algebra ICP, and SAT Math Prep 


Jennifer Ott,
X years teaching experience –
X years at MPS 
Teaching Assignment: IB Math (with Calculus)Standard Level, Calculus IH,
TrigonometryCP, and
Algebra IMPS PreIB 


Shery Sweeney,
X years teaching experience –
X years at MPS

Teaching Assignment: Algebra IH and Algebra I PlusCP 