Administration Team

Bugbee Walker Hwang

Mr. Craig Bugbee, Principal, has more than 20 years of experience in elementary schools, working with grades TK-5. He has been a classroom teacher, curriculum specialist, and school administrator. He has a passion for curriculum and instruction and social-emotional learning: designing and implementing lessons for all grade levels that are differentiated for individual student needs. He encourages everyone to reach their full potential. [email protected]


Mrs. Molly Hwang, Assistant Principal, has been a teacher, curriculum specialist and administrator with over 20 years of elementary experience. She is a life-long learner herself and hopes to be a positive contributor to our students academic and social emotional success. She is committed to having all students reach their highest potential. She is thrilled to be part of the Horace Mann Family and can't wait to work with each of you. Mrs. Hwang can be reached at


Ms. Yvette Walker, Assistant Principal, has had the privilege of working with students from diverse backgrounds supporting them to reach their full potential. In 2013, she transitioned into administration (after teaching kinder for 20 years!), where she continued to contribute to the education landscape by leading teams and implementing effective strategies. She holds a Masters in Education from Claremont Graduate School and is a life-long learner. When not at work, Ms. Walker enjoys health and fitness, horseback riding, and gardening. Ms. Walker can be contacted at [email protected].


Elizabeth Cornejo

Office Manager

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Reiona Smith

Office Assistant

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Shelanee Fernando

School Counselor

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Efua Paul

School Psychologist

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