Meet Our New Staff!
Fountain Hills Middle School is excited to welcome our newest Falcons to the family.
About Natasha Brophy
Please welcome Natasha Brophy to Fountain Hills Unified School District (FHUSD)!
Natasha is thrilled to be joining Fountain Hills Unified School District. She will be teaching ELA at the middle school. Natasha has a cross categorical k–12 special education certificate. She has a masters of education from the University of San Diego and a teaching certificate from Rio Salado.
This will be her 10th year as a full-time teacher. Prior to that Natasha was a substitute teacher at private schools and district schools, taught ice skating in Colorado, and was busy as a mother of three.
Natasha has been trained in the Lindamood Phoneme Sequencing (LiPS) reading program, Wilson reading, Fundations, and attended Teaching Reading Effectively through the Arizona Department of Education.
Prior to living in Colorado and California, Natasha now has been in Arizona for 13 years and calls it home. In her free time she enjoys tutoring, hiking, and spending time in nature. One of her favorite things to do is to go hiking in Sedona. She has three grown children and an adopted cat she loves with all of her heart.
Natasha feels blessed and happy to be at Fountain Hills Unified School District and looking forward to being a part of the FHUSD team.
5th Grade Math Teacher
About Nicole Moreno
We are excited to welcome Nicole Moreno to Fountain Hills Unified School District (FHUSD).
She is thrilled to join Fountain Hills Middle School teaching 5th grade math. She graduated from Arizona State University with a BA in integrative studies and then received her post BA in elementary education. This will be her 20th year teaching. She has taught grades 5–9 as well as been a private homeschool teacher.
Nicole grew up in Scottsdale and San Diego, which is a second home for her. She has also lived in San Francisco and Los Angeles. Being from California, Nicole has a deep respect for the ocean and is passionate about bringing awareness to ocean conservation. She loves spending time with her husband, two beautiful girls, and dog Nevaeh. When she’s not busy being a wife and mother, Nicole loves to read about fashion, organic ways of living, dabbles in art, and is a CASA volunteer.
Nicole is an avid football fan and loves listening to all music, especially 80's jams. She is looking forward to teaching and enjoying the FHUSD community and knows it will be a rad year!
Welcome to the Falcon family, Nicole!