Ashley Orne: Art

Ashley is a proud Aurora native and graduate of Aurora Public Schools. She received her Bachelors of Fine Arts, with an emphasis in painting and Art Education, from Metropolitan State University of Denver. Through her studies at MSU Denver, Ashley had the opportunity to learn art education through the lens of the expeditionary learning model, which lead her to Tollgate. She has been teaching art at Tollgate for the past three years and has loved being part of the amazing Crew! Outside of teaching life, you can find Ashley hiking, camping, kayaking, practicing yoga or dancing.

Email: AGORNE@aurorak12.org

Jody Reynolds: PE

Jody is from Galesburg, Illinois. She graduated from Western Illinois University and Illinois State University. She has been teaching at Tollgate for 12 years! Before working at Tollgate, Jody worked for the YMCA as the school director for the before and after school programs. She also taught in Cherry Creek. Jody loves teaching the students about Physical Education and working with the staff at Tollgate. In her free time, Jody enjoys all types of exercise and spending time with her family and dog. She loves traveling, cooking and teaching cycling classes. She loves to be outdoors and watch her two kids play sports!

Email: jlreynolds@aurorak12.org

Scott Alverson: Expedition Lab

Email: lsalverson@aurorak12.org

Lindsay North: Music