• Staff Directory

    Gabriela DiGiovanni - Student Support Coordinator, phone 696-1600 ext 1216
    Yoana Armendariz - Breakthrough Facilitator, phone 696-1600 ext 1217


    Gabriela DiGiovanni, Student Support Coordinator

    Gabriela has successfully participated in building inclusive systems that address the unique and individualized needs of students. She is successful with enhancing collaborative practices within the district, community agencies and parent and student engagement with the goal being that each and every student thrives academically, socially and emotionally.

    Gabriela holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Psychology (UCSD) and a Master of Science in School Psychology (National University). She also holds a Pupil Personnel Services credential with School Psychology authorization and is a California Licensed Educational Psychologist.     

    Yoana Armendariz

    Yoana Armendariz, Student Support Coordinator

    Yoana has been a key member of MVUSD, Special education team for four years. As a member of the mental health team, she worked collaboratively with parents and service providers in removing academic, social and emotional barriers. Her expertise in providing counseling and working with at risk students and their families allows her to successfully address the behavioral health needs of all students.