Faculty & Staff

Riviera is firmly committed to recruiting the most qualified professionals available to be members of our faculty and staff. Our teachers are dedicated and talented professionals, many of whom hold advanced degrees.

An interested, enthusiastic, and devoted faculty is an integral part of providing the finest education possible. Riviera is proud to have an innovative, creative, and concerned staff which focuses on meeting the needs of each student. Moreover, because education should be a cooperative effort between parents and the school, parents are encouraged to maintain open lines of communication with the faculty and administration.

Ms. Kara Locke
Director, Riviera Schools

Mr. Jorge Ortega
Director of Financial Operations, Riviera Schools


Day School Administration

Ms. Nicole Rivera

Ms. Betty Johnson
Assistant Principal

Ms. Jeneise Bello
Assistant Principal

Preparatory School Administration

Mr. Patrick Snay

Mr. Dennis Gatto
Associate Headmaster

Ms. Angeline Gonzalez
Associate Headmaster

Dr. Grizel Arencibia
Director of Academic Advancement

Ms. Jessica Jové
Dean of Student Affairs

Ms. Marie Castellanos
Director of Counseling

Mr. Courtney Young
Athletic Director

Mr. Anthony Shahbaz
Assistant Athletic Director

Mr. Gardy Brun
Assistant Athletic Director

Ms. Genesee Anderez
Activities Director

Ms. Olga Mestre
Director of Admissions, Riviera Schools

Ms. Annemarie Perez
Associate Director of Admissions, Riviera Schools