All phone numbers are in the 951 area code.
Name Title Phone Number Extension Email Sort
Ellis, Steve _Principal 677-0568 6499
Cohen, Melinda _Principal/Site Secretary 677-0568 6498
Vollmar, Amy Leigh Activities Director 677-0568 6434
Hamm, Jason Assistant Principal 677-0568 6496
Coleman, Lorie Assistant Principal 951-677-0568 6497
Broussard, John Athletic Director 677-0568 6439
Carrillo, David Counselor - A -G Grades 10/11/12 677-0568 6489
Amstutz, Lisa Counselor - AVID 677-0568 6383
Rubalcava, Veronica Counselor - Freshman/El/TBI 677-0568 6475
Connie Kim Counselor - H-P Grades 10/11/12 677-0568 6474
Andrews, Kesha Counselor - Q-Z/SDC 677-0568 6476
Chambers, David Dean of Students 677-0568 6477
Owens, Cathy Nurse - District 677-0568 6495
Fackelman, Michelle Nurse - Mesa 677-0568 6492

Principal Steve Ellis


Steve Ellis has been appointed to serve as Murrieta Mesa’s Principal. Ellis has 18 years of experience as an educator. He earned his bachelors and master’s degree degrees and administrative credential from Point Loma Nazarene College. Ellis came to the district in 2001 as a science teacher at Murrieta Valley High School. In 2003 he became Assistant Principal at Thompson Middle School and he moved to Murrieta Mesa where he has served as an Assistant Principal since 2010.  Prior to coming to Murrieta Valley Unified, Ellis spent six years in the Glendale Unified School District teaching Science, coaching Baseball, and serving as the Activities Director. In 2003, Steve moved to Thompson Middle School, where he worked as an Assistant Principal. Ellis holds a BA in Biology and Chemistry from Pt. Loma Nazarene University, an MA in Curriculum and Instruction from PLNU as well as a Tier II Administrative Services Credential.

Assistant Principal Lorie Coleman

lorie coleman 2 Lorie Coleman moves from Murrieta Valley High School where she has been an Assistant Principal since 2008 to serve as Assistant Principal at Murrieta Mesa High School.  Lorie first joined the district in 2001 as a RSP teacher at MVHS.  In October of that year, she became a Program Specialist and in 2005 she was promoted to Coordinator of Special of Education.  During the 2005/06 school year, Lorie served as Interim Director of Student Support. 
Assistant Principal Jason Hamm 
jason hamm Jason Hamm has been hired to serve as Assistant Principal at Murrieta Mesa High School.  For the past 11 years Jason was a physical education teacher and he coached football and golf at Mission Hills High School. Prior to that he taught for six years at a Orange Glen High School where he was the head football and track coach.  Jason received his B.A. degree and teaching credential from Saint Mary's College, a from Azusa Pacific University and an administrative credential from National University.  
Dean of Students, David Chambers
Dave Chambers Born and raised in Redondo Beach, Ca. Received his undergraduate degree from Jacksonville State University in Alabama. Received a Masters Degree in Education from Chapman University along with his Tier I admin Credential. Joined MVUSD in 2005 as a physical education teacher at Thompson Middle School for 6th grade boy’s P.E. Prior to joining the district, Chambers was a P.E./Health Teacher as well as the Head Boy’s Volleyball Coach, Asst. Head Football Coach/Defensive coordinator, and an Assistant Wrestling coach at Littlerock High School Near Palmdale. Teaching experience includes a teacher/coach in Alabama and in South Carolina. He plans to finish his tier II credential at CSU Fullerton next school year.

Last Modified on February 23, 2017