Support Staff

Support Staff

Rebecca Blaisdell
ESE Teacher
Becky Blaisdell is a Bostonian at heart, and yes, a big Red Sox fan. She was born and raised in Massachusetts and moved to Florida 8 years ago in search of warm weather and sunshine. She is a graduate of North Adams State College, earning a B.A. in Early Childhood Education with a minor in Special Education. She also earned her M. Ed in Reading from Lesley University in Cambridge, MA. Ms. Blaisdell has taught as a Reading Specialist, and as a First and Third grade teacher in both Massachusetts and Florida.

Ms. Blaisdell has three teenage daughters, and one rescue dog, Merry. She enjoys spending her free time traveling, reading a great book, attending music and theater events, watching the sunset, and pretty much anything outdoors. And she loves chocolate!
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Kathleen Willis
Speech Pathologist
Mrs. Willis grew up in Palm Harbor, Florida. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Communication Sciences and Disorders from the University of Florida. Mrs. Willis then received her Master of Arts in Speech Language Pathology from The University of Memphis. Mrs. Willis, her husband and two boys reside in Trinity.

Mrs. Willis has been a Speech Language Pathologist working with children for 17 years. She started working in Atlanta for the Dekalb County School System and then for Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta. Mrs. Willis then moved to Orlando, Florida where she worked for United Cerebral Palsy for 4 years as a therapist and supervisor. In 2006, Mrs. Willis moved to Trinity and has been working at Athenian Academy for 5 years.
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Tara Platt
Bus Driver


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Monique Kelly
Bus Driver
Mrs. Kelly was born and raised in NY, in the Buffalo area. She moved to Florida with her family 15 yrs ago. After moving to Florida, she worked in the childcare/daycare field for about 7 yrs, before to choosing to become a bus driver about 6 years ago. While this is her first year as a bus driver at Athenian, Mrs. Kelly has been a part of the Athenian Family for many years, with 2 of her children, Ernest and William. In her spare time, Mrs. Kelly enjoys gardening and spending time with her family, which includes her 2 sons and her grandson.
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