Paul Storm

Paul teaches all grade levels and subjects at ALL with an extra focus on Intermediate Algebra. He graduated from University of Notre Dame de Namur with a Bachelors degree in Computer Science and went on to study electronics at Foothill College. Paul is a retired Satellite Engineer, and has worked as a technical instructor in high technology companies and taught at various public schools for the past 5 years. He holds a patent for a reprogrammable globe, and while in the Marine Corps he guarded US Embassies in Chile, Guyana, and China.

Brent Hendricks

Brent graduated from the University of Virginia With a Bachelors degree in English, he received his J.D. from Harvard Law School, and got his M.F.A. in Creative Writing from University of Arizona. He teaches Ap English, Lexicon, and Syntax at ALL and has 13 years of experience teaching at the undergraduate and graduate level in Alabama, Oregon, and Oklahoma. Brent is an Author of three books including A Long Day at the End of the World (FSG 2013), as well as dozens of poems and essays.

Diannela Fierro

Diannela is an elementary teacher at ALL. She has been teaching for 4 years and graduated from University of Arizona with a Bachelors degree in Humanities and Translation and Interpretation, and a minor in Education.

Xandar Jimenez-Wieneke

Xandar Jimenez-Wieneke is at teacher at A.L.L’s Elementary School.
Xandar is a teacher at the Elementary school. He graduated from Reed College in Portland, Oregon in May of 2017 with a Bachelors degree in Psychology and an emphasis on Computational Sciences. Since graduating Xandar has been working with kids of all ages and socio-economic backgrounds. He is passionate about art, especially story- telling through graphic novels (comics), rock- climbing, math, writing, and helping others grow and learn.

Hussein Badran

Hussein received his Masters degree in Nuclear Physics from Tanta University in Egypt and went on to become Doctor of Natural Sciences (High Energy Physics) at Kiel University in Germany. He teaches Physics at ALL and has over 35 years of teaching experience of various fields in Physics in Saudi Arabia, Germany, Egypt, and various parts of the US. Hussein has been published in over 56 scientific journals.


  • AP Physics 1


Gao Feng

Carol Kay

Carol is a preschool teacher and has been with ALL since 2006. She has her Associates Degree in Education.

Suzette Holt

Suzette Holt graduated from the University of Arizona with a BA in Elementary Education with an emphasis in Humanities. She also holds a SEI endorsement.  Suzette has taught at A.E.S.S. for 18 years instructing grades K-5. She currently teaches Kindergarten and First grade.  Suzette has been a school board member for over 10 years.