Support Staff

Mrs. Melody Anderson- PreK Aide

Melody has taught preschool age children for the past 33+ years. She made a change two years ago when her friend Jill (who was an aide for Melody) asked her to be an aide in her class here at St. Phil's. I just love it here! Working with children is my passion! She is married to David and has 3 children, with her youngest a high school senior and 8 grandchildren. She loves to garden, work in her yard, travel and spend time with family.

Ms. Angie Gudjonson – Kids Club Director and Kindergarten Aide

Ms. Gudjonson is a proud graduate of St. Philomena, Kennedy Catholic, and Highline College. She has an Associate’s degree with an emphasis in Communications and is currently working on her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education through Western Governors University. Ms. Gudjonson started her career at St. Philomena in 2017 working at Kids’ Club and is now the Kids’ Club Director, Kindergarten Aide, and has run the Summer Camp program the last five summers. She has two children at St. Philomena, Audrina (5th grade) and Troy (3rd grade). Ms. Gudjonson has developed such a passion for her job and is always looking for new ways to make learning exciting and give the students fun and memorable experiences at Kids’ Club and Summer Camp. She is so grateful to be able to share such a great schooling experience with her own children. During her free time, she loves to hike, camp, and spend time with her family and friends.


Mr. Sam Morissette- 1st Grade Instructional Aide

Mr. Sam Morissette has worked at St. Philomena School for the past seven years in Kids' Club, as an instructional aide and now as the PreK-4th grade PE Teacher. He graduated from Fife High School where his favorite subject was English. He is certified in the Sparks PE program. He and his wife, Ashley, have been married for a year, He loves to play video games, read and watch sports. His favorite sport to watch is soccer and the Sounders are his favorite team. He is also a Yankees and Patriots fan and he loves his cat, Binx.


Mrs. Stephanie Aritchita- 3rd Grade Instructional Aide/Office helper

Mrs. Stephanie is a proud graduate of St. Philomena, “Class Of 1989.” She has been working at St. Philomena for 16 years. She has been in the parish for over 40 years. “I am extremely Blessed to be working at my elementary school. St. Philomena is my home; I can’t imagine being anywhere else.” She and her husband Paul have 3 children 2 of whom have graduated from St. Philomena, her son Gabe is a Sr at Odea HS in Seattle, Alina is a 10th grader at Kennedy Catholic in Burien and Amanda who is a 4th grader at St. Philomena. When she isn’t working, she loves spending time with her big family, hanging out with friends, bbqing, camping, traveling and watching her beloved SEAHAWKS!!! Go Hawks!!

Mrs. Pat Incrocci – Office Assistant

Mrs. Incrocci has been working at St. Philomena for 30 years. She and her husband, Gerry, sent their three boys to St. Philomena. When Mrs. Incrocci isn’t busy helping all the teachers in the building she loves to bowl and read.

Mrs. Eileen Hamling- Hot Lunch Coordinator

Mrs. Hamling has been a part of the hot lunch program for the last 12 years. She and her husband, Steve, sent their 2 children through St. Phil’s. When Mrs. Hamling isn’t in the kitchen or running kids to their different activities, she enjoys working out, bowling and spending time with family and friends.

Derrin Walter – Maintenance

Mr. Walter has been at St. Phil’s for 20 years. He went to high school at Glacier. He and his wife, Patty, have three children: Shannon, Ryan, and Molly all of whom are graduates of St. Philomena. When Mr. Walter isn’t busy fixing things around the church and school he can be tracked down in the wilderness catching fish and chasing deer.