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July 25, 2017

Carrie Goodloe Chapman ’98, who has coached girls junior varsity field hockey and lacrosse at JBS since 2009 and began coaching boys JV2 basketball during the 2016-17 school year, increases her responsibilities this year as a grades 7 and 8 physical education teacher. Carrie earned a bachelor’s degree in commerce from the University of Virginia, where she also played four years of field hockey.

Laura Fogarty is the associate director of college counseling. She earned a bachelor's degree in educational and counseling psychology from the University of Missouri. After six years working in corporate human resources, Laura took a job at Washington University in St. Louis, where she spent 11 years working in undergraduate admissions and five years working in admissions and advising in the Olin Business School's Graduate Program Office.

The head boys' varsity basketball coach, Corey Frazier, ranks as one of the top coaches in the state of Missouri with a record of 295 wins and 130 losses over 16 years. As a St. Louis Billiken, Corey helped lead the team to two NCAA tournament appearances. As a coach, he led the Maplewood-Richmond Heights Blue Devils to back-to-back state championships (2008 and 2009 seasons) and seven consecutive undefeated conference championships from 2006 to 2012. Corey was named AP and Missouri Basketball Coaches Association Class 3 Coach of the Year in both 2008 and 2009.

Sara Jay joins the History Department, teaching eighth grade government, World Civilizations I and the spring semester of the elective, Literature and History. She will also help with cheerleading. Sara was a lecturer in the Jewish, Islamic and Near Eastern Languages and Cultures Department at Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL) and was a visiting assistant professor of history at Lewis & Clark College in Portland, Oregon. She holds a bachelor’s degree in history and French from Lafayette College in Easton, Pennsylvania, and master’s and doctorate degrees in history from WUSTL.

Kevin Menos joins the Burroughs faculty to teach Math 7, Precalculus and Calculus and assist with the Robotics Club. Prior to Burroughs, Kevin was a mathematics instructor at East Central College in Union, Missouri, for three years. He has also reviewed mathematics textbooks for Pearson Publishing. Kevin earned a bachelor’s degree in secondary mathematics education and a master’s degree in mathematics from Saint Louis University.

Johanna Nicholas comes to Burroughs as college counseling assistant and coordinator of college testing. Before coming to Burroughs, she was an associate professor of otolaryngology and director of a research laboratory at the Washington University in St. Louis (WUSTL) School of Medicine for 25 years. Johanna has bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Northern Colorado and a doctorate in developmental psychology from WUSTL.

Ashley Edgerton Oates teaches Photography II, Printmaking, and Painting and Drawing. Ashley has taught for 18 years, most recently at Isidore Newman School in New Orleans. She earned a  bachelor’s degree in political science from Hollins University in Roanoke, Virginia. She then earned another bachelor's degree in printmaking, papermaking and book arts from Memphis College of Art and a master’s degree in studio art from University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Ashley is a practicing artist.

Nicole Randall joins the Math Department to teach Geometry 9, Topics in Precalculus and AP Calculus AB. For the past nine years, Nicole was at Whitfield School, where she taught several math courses including Algebra I, Algebra II, Precalculus, Introduction to Calculus and AP Calculus AB. She also served as Whitfield’s ISACS (Independent Schools Association of the Central States) representative and Mathletes coach. Nicole has a bachelor's degree in mathematics from Pennsylvania State University and secondary education certification in mathematics from San Francisco State University. 

Jennifer Salrin takes over as principal of grades 11 and 12. Jennifer taught English for 11 years at Sewickley (Pennsylvania) Academy, where she also served as associate director of college guidance, dean of the junior class and member of the admissions committee and faculty council. She earned a bachelor’s degree in English and psychology from St. Ambrose University and a master’s degree in English from Indiana University, where she completed additional course work (all but dissertation) toward a doctorate.