Upper School

Meet the Faculty

Administration

Brock Dunn
Head of Upper School
bdunn@uls.org



Shernaz Minwalla
Assistant Head of Upper School, 
Dean of Student Life and ARP Director

Melissa Buescher
Upper School Administrative Assistant
mbuescher@uls.org
 

Arts

Dennis Ryans
Choir
dryans@uls.org

Emmalyn Helge

Orchestra
ehelge@uls.org

Karen Katanick
Art
kkatanick@uls.org

Helen Kendall
Art
hkendall@uls.org

Alexa Layson
alayson@uls.org

Phill Moss

Drama
pmoss@uls.org

College Guidance

Elizabeth Jamett
Director of College Guidance
ejamett@uls.org


English

Walter Butzu
wbutzu@uls.org

Alain Guedes
aguedes@uls.org

Andy Knote
aknote@uls.org

Sean Moiles
smoiles@uls.org

Veronica Toth
vtoth@uls.org

Elizabeth Wagenschutz
ewagenschutz@uls.org

History

Alain Guedes
aguedes@uls.org

Chris Hemler

chemler@uls.org

Bradley Homuth
bhomuth@uls.org

Scott Pangrazzi
spangrazzi@uls.org

Information Services

Karen Villegas
kvillegas@uls.org

Languages

Yun Bai
Chinese
ybai@uls.org

Justin Carunchia
Spanish
jcarunchia@uls.org

Elizabeth Hastie
Latin
ehastie@uls.org

Kristen Karolak
French
kkarolak@uls.org

Georgina Milenius
Spanish
gmilenius@uls.org

Bridget O'Shea
Spanish
boshea@uls.org

Alan Rivera
French and Spanish
arivera@uls.org


Math

Joel DeFauw
jdefauw@uls.org

David Dwaihy
ddwaihy@uls.org

Lauren Harris
lharris@uls.org

David Hartigan
dhartigan@uls.org

Sarah Nichols
snichols@uls.org

Science

Scott Brunner
sbrunner@uls.org

Elizabeth Dann
edann@uls.org

Kimberlee Galea
kgalea@uls.org

Jennifer Larson
jlarson@uls.org

Natalie Mueller
nmuller@uls.org

Social Studies

Adam Hellebuyck 
ahellebuyck@uls.org
 

Student Support

Michelle Ondersma
mondersma@uls.org

Liggett

University Liggett School, a top Metro Detroit private, independent school, is located at 1045 Cook Road Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236 313-884-4444