Meet Bret Fitzpatrick, Abby Robles, & Sonya Wrisley!


Mr. Bret Fitzpatrick, Teacher
"Ignorance is curable... With knowledge!"

Previous School:
Oak Valley Middle School

Previous Assignment(s):
6th & 7th Grade Science & Social Studies
Project Lead the Way (Design and Modeling, Automation and Robotics, Energy and the Environment)

What is something you’ve always wanted to try?  Driving a Formula 1, Indy, or NASCAR car.

Tell us about your superpowers.
I'm a builder. I like to solve problems. I'm a bringer-togetherer. Making connections. Listening. Almost any sport that involves frozen water. A doer, expediter. Passionate seller of what I believe is awesome.

Storms - Cool or Scary?
Super Cool

What excites you the most about Design39Campus?
Changing the world, one learner at a time...

What makes you laugh?
Tangential thinking. Double and triple entendres.

What is one word that your friends would use to describe you?
Loyal

What is most rewarding about your job; what makes it all worthwhile?
Kids who return to tell you that you made a difference in their lives.

What is your totem animal?
River Otter

Dream vacation spot:
A conversation with the Dalai Lama, in an over-the-water house on a tropical island.

Favorite font:
Verdana BOLD italicized - it looks fast



Mrs. Abby Robles, Teacher
"Be the change you wish to see in the world." -Gandhi

Previous School:
Del Sur Elementary School

Previous Assignment(s):
2nd Grade

Tell us about your superpowers.
I make kids feel really confident in themselves. I'm also driven, flexible, and audacious (I have no problem looking like a fool in the name of learning or fun).

What is something you’ve always wanted to try?
Skydiving or knitting a scarf


Storms - Cool or Scary?
I live in San Diego....what are storms?


What excites you the most about Design39Campus?
The people!!!


Who let the dogs out?
They found a hole and snuck out on their own.


What makes you laugh?
Human awkwardness and animal videos


What is most rewarding about your job; what makes it all worthwhile?

Knowing that I mean a whole lot to a small number of small people makes me work REALLY hard. 


Dream vacation spot
A sharkless beach with warm clear water



Mrs. Sonya Wrisley, Principal
"Do one thing every day that scares you." -Eleanor Roosevelt

Previous School:
Oak Valley Middle School

Tell us about your superpowers.
Working with people. Sports. Facilitation. Dreaming and creating.

Do you eat the stems of broccoli?
Yep

Favorite Board Game(s)
Balderdash

What excites you the most about Design39Campus? The people and the possibilities

Who let the dogs out?
My husband

What is one word that your friends would use to describe you?
Fun

What is most rewarding about your job; what makes it all worthwhile?
Working with all the people

What is your totem animal?
Owl

Dream vacation spot
Triple Creek Ranch, Montana

Favorite font
Arial. Clean and not fussy.