World Languages Department

  • Megan McCreesh, coordinator
    mmccreesh@cherrycreekschools.org
    720-747-3793

    Lola Baumann
    Meg Duncan
    Callie Jakubcin
    Yingxin Liu
    Zehra Mooney
    Dottie Moore
    Kelly Osuna
    Erin Robinson

Ms. Lola Baumann

Phone: (720) 747-3847

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

BA in Spanish and English (Kalamazoo College) MA in Spanish Education (University of Northern Colorado)

Ms. Lola Baumann

Spanish Language Teacher

Ms. Baumann has taught Spanish at Overland since 2002. She began learning Spanish as a high school student, and has been able to hone her skills in the language by studying, working, and traveling in Mexico, Ecuador, Peru and Spain.

 Meg Duncan

Phone: (720) 747-3825

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

Bachelor of Science (Montana State University), Teacher in Residence Program (Metropolitan State University of Denver)

Meg Duncan

French Language Teacher

Ms. Duncan is a Boulder, Colorado native. She studied French and Biology at Montana State University and after that, joined the Peace Corps where she lived and worked in the Ivory Coast for over two years. She loves to inspire students to learn other languages, travel, and learn more about all the fascinating cultures in our country and our world.

Miss Callie Jakubcin

Phone: (720) 747-3846

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

M.A. Spanish Language and Literature, Bowling Green State University; B.A. Journalism and B.A. Spanish, Colorado State University

Miss Callie Jakubcin

Spanish Language Teacher

Ms. Jakubcin loves to travel and spend time in other countries, and has lived abroad for many years. She also loves staying active by biking and hiking when she can fit it in. She enjoys spending free time with family and friends. Most of all, she loves her big fluffy dog, Pepa.

Ms. Yingxin Liu

Phone: (720) 747-3477

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

MS in Education (Cardinal Stritch University)

Ms. Yingxin Liu

Chinese Language Teacher

Ms. Liu has been at Overland High School since 2011. She has over sixteen years of experience teaching Chinese for all levels. She is also a sponsor for the Chinese Club. Ms. Liu was the guest speaker invited by the College Board for the Chinese teacher’s webinars. Currently, she also teaches Chinese at Prairie Middle School.

Mrs. Megan McCreesh

Phone: (720)747-3793

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

BA in French (Luther College) BA in History (Luther College) MA in Administrative Leadership (University of Colorado Denver)

Mrs. Megan McCreesh

French Language Teacher

Madame McCreesh has been teaching French at Overland for the past 11 years. She loves to travel and has visited over 20 countries on 5 continents around the world. Her favorite part of teaching a World Language is all the rich cultural elements that provide opportunities for students to share their own cultures while learning about others.

Mrs. Dottie Moore

Phone: (720) 747-3707

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

BA - Secondary Education (University of Wyoming) MA - School Counseling (University of Phoenix)

Mrs. Dottie Moore

Spanish Language Teacher

Mrs. Moore has been teaching Spanish for 25 years. What she loves most about Overland is the diversity.

Mrs. Kelly Osuna

Phone: (720) 747-3818

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

BA Spanish with emphasis is secondary education from Colorado Western University MA in Spanish Education from University of Northern Colorado MS in School Counseling from University of Phoenix

Mrs. Kelly Osuna

Spanish Language Teacher

Mrs. Osuna has been teaching Spanish at Overland since 2000. She has studied in Mexico and Spain and is a National Board Certified teacher. Osuna is the sponsor of Spanish Club, BUCCS and Students United For Immigrant Rights.

Mrs. Erin Robinson

Phone: (720) 727-3768

Email:

Degrees and Certifications:

BAA Teaching Spanish K-12, University of Minnesota-Duluth MA Foreign Language Spanish Teaching, University of Northern Colorado

Mrs. Erin Robinson

Spanish Language Teacher

A Minnesota native, Mrs. Robinson earned her undergraduate degree from University of Minnesota-Duluth after studying in Spain and teaching in South Korea and Belize. She earned a Master's degree from UNC, likes to read, cook and go on adventures with her husband, two children and dogs. She has been teaching Spanish at Overland since 2005.