Administration

Administration

Nicole Usie, Principal

909-3501 Ext. 3501; nicole_usie@saintmartinschools.org
Place of Birth: Arnaudville, LA
Colleges Attended: University of Louisiana at Lafayette; McNeese State University; Louisiana State University; American College of Education
Degrees Held: Bachelor of Arts; Master of Education
Areas of Certification: Elementary Grades 1-8; Mathematics Education; Educational Leadership
Years of Experience: 25 years
Hobbies/Interests: Cake Decorating, baking, painting, drawing, traveling, reading, and spending time with family and friends
Favorite Quote: "Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning." Albert Einstein
Advice to Students: Be mindful of the choices you make in life. For they will determine your destiny.

John Chevalier, Assistant Principal

909-3500 Ext. 3504; john_chevalier@saintmartinschools.org
Place of Birth: Lafayette, LA
High School Attended: Cecilia High School (2000)
Degrees Held: Bachelor of Science; Master of Education
Areas of Certification: Educational Leadership; Health Education
Years of Experience: 14
Hobbies: Traveling, fishing, sports, and spending time with family and friends
Advice to students: Set your goals high and don't stop until you get there.

Seth Ortego, Assistant Principal

909-3500 Ext. 3508; joshua_ortego@saintmartinschools.org
Place of Birth: Opelousas,LA 
High School Attended: Opelousas High
Colleges Attended: Northwestern State University; Louisiana College 
Degrees Held: BA in General Studies; Masters of Arts in Teaching
Areas of Certification: 7-12 Social Studies; Computer Literacy
Years of Experience: 12
Hobbies: Hunting, sport shooting, wood working, and metal fabrication 
Advice  to students: The preamble to the Constitution states that we are forming this union for ourselves and our posterity, our future generations. Your goal now is to build a foundation, through education and athletics, that will allow you to build a better future for yourself and your posterity. This world owes you nothing. Work hard and strive to achieve your best, always. Your situation is only what you make it. Be the people that make a positive impact on this world. GEAUX DAWGS!

Danielle Potier, Guidance Counselor

909-3500 Ext. 3502; danielle_potier@saintmartinschools.org
Place of Birth: Lafayette, LA
High School Attended: Northside High
Degrees Held: B.A. Secondary education; Masters School Counseling
Areas of Certification:Secondary English and School Counseling
Years of Experience: 10
Hobbies/Interests: Singing, dancing, travel, listening to music, and supporting student activities

GiGi Harris, Guidance Counselor

909-3500 Ext. 3503; georgie_harris@saintmartinschools.org
Place of birth: Lafayette, LA
High School Attended: Breaux Bridge High School
Degrees Held: Bachelor of Arts- Mass Communication (UL); Masters in Counseling (LSU)
Areas of Certification: Bachelor of Arts-Mass communication (UL); Masters in Counseling ( LSU)
Years of Experience: Three years teaching; 8th year counseling
Hobbies/Interests: Running, biking, working on the farm, driving my children to their events and activities, baking, and traveling.
Favorite Quote: Apres un temps, viens un autre. (After one time comes another.)