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Leadership Team

School Leadership Team
Utilizing the expertise of our leadership group and the input of our excellent teaching staff, we have laid out our unique educational approach that will be available to students attending CORE.
Members:
  • Chris Mahurin - Executive Director 
  • Melissa Rongley - School Director
  • Angela Choate - Operations Director
  • Guadalupe Sotelo - Special Education Director 
  • Pang Vue - Business Director

 

Leadership in School Organization and Administration


 Chris Mahurin

Chris Mahurin

  • Executive Director  
  • Has worked in education for over 16 years as a Group Home tutor, classroom teacher, alternative program developer, Personalized Learning Teacher, and administrator. Chris Mahurin graduated with Highest Honors from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a double major in Philosophy and Religious Studies. He has received his Single Subject Teaching Credential in Social Science and holds a Full Administrative Credential. Chris continues to advocate for alternative education and Personalized Learning with every opportunity.

 

Melissa Rongley 

Melissa Rongley

  • School Director  
  • As a homeschool mom and teacher, I have been part of CORE Charter School for over 20 years. I earned a BA in elementary education and an MA in Curriculum and Instruction: Mathematics. I value the personalized learning approach, using every student's passions and interests to provide pathways to success. As director, I am excited to have an opportunity to support staff, students, and families in their educational adventures.


     

     

Angela Choate

Angela Choate

  • Operations Director  
  • Has served the school program in a variety of ways since its inception as well as homeschooled her own children through its program.  She oversees classified staff through daily operations, manages the school and State information systems, implements State-mandated policies and programs, and helps facilitates CORE’s personalized program for enrolled families.

 

Guadalupe Sotelo

Guadalupe Sotelo

  • Special Education Director 
  • I have been a long-life resident of our community. I attended Yuba City High School, Yuba College, and Chico State. I earned my Master’s Degree in Education and my special education degree. I am a life-long learner and have been in education for over 30 years. I am committed to ensuring student success in all educational settings. I am honored and humbled to take on the challenge of being the Special Education Director for CORE Charter.

 

 Pang Vue

Pang Vue
 
  • Business Director
  • Bio to come