Meet Our Teachers

Ms. Shelley Port has retired and wants to thank everyone for the wonderful Montgomery memories. She wishes everyone the best. We wish her well as she begins her retirement, she will be missed.

We are currently in the process of hiring a new TK-Second Grade teacher to join the Montgomery faculty.

Mr. Christopher Sotak is our Third through Fifth Grade teacher who is in his fifth year at Montgomery. He is excited about integrating technology into his curriculum. He is a former soccer player for Chico State and spends his off hours coaching soccer and baseball for his son's and daughter's teams. He can be reached at

Mrs. Judy Mercieca is our Teacher in Charge and teaches Sixth through Eighth grade. Mrs. Mercieca is a resident of the Cazadero community and has been serving in various positions at Montgomery for over 30 years. She finds her greatest inspiration in the ever changing environment of the educational system and is committed to ensuring best practice opportunities for the students and families of Montgomery. Mrs. Mercieca can be found anywhere on campus, come share your ideas and suggestions. She also can be reached at