Dr. Michelle Cort-Mora, Principal

Dr. Cort-Mora is the Principal of Gulf Middle School.  She is a graduate of Wentworth Institute of Technology in Boston, Massachusetts from which she earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, she also holds an MBA in Finance, a Specialist in School Administration, and a Doctorate in School Administration with a concentration in Statistics.  Dr. Cort-Mora has 24 years of experience in education, serving with distinction as a Teacher, District Administrator, Assistant Principal, and Principal. She enjoys running, fitness, reading, and spending time with her family. Dr. Cort-Mora has two daughters attending schools in the district and is a resident of Cape Coral. 

Mr. Mathew Toadvine, Assistant Principal

My name is Mathew Toadvine.  I am originally from Salisbury, Maryland.  I am married and have two children, Madeline and Jackson.  I earned my Bachelor of Science Degree from Salisbury State University and later a Master in Educational Leadership Degree from American College of Education. Shortly after graduating college in Maryland, I moved to Southwest Florida. I have served in education since 2006.  Prior to arriving at Gulf Middle School, I was an Assistant Principal at Cypress Lake High School.  Before becoming an administrator, I developed a love for middle school while serving as a math teacher at Diplomat Middle School.  I am very proud to be here at Gulf Middle School.  Go Dolphins! 

Mrs. Emma Winfield, Assistant Principal

Mrs. Winfield has been an administrator in Lee County for 6 years. Prior to that, she has held positons as an elementary school teacher, middle school reading teacher and reading coach, all with the School District of Lee County. She graduated from University of South Florida (Go Bulls!) with a B.S. in Elementary Education, and then went on to earn her Master of Education from Florida Gulf Coast University. Mrs. Winfield is married with 3 adult children. She is thrilled to be part of the GMS family. 



Dr. Michelle Cort-Mora Principal Email
Emma Winfield Assistant Principal Email
Mathew Toadvine Assistant Principal Email
Principal Secretary Email


Nancy Hallenbeck Email


Alexis Adkins Email
Judy Aviles Email
Corinne Bizzaro Email
Jeff Bowditch Email
Brenda Bowling Email
Matthew Casey Email
Carmen Crussard Email
Ryan Deugan Email
Nicole Emery Email
Stacey Green Email
Blanca Gutierrez Email
Paul Jackson Email
Melissa Jamison Email
Theresa Janigian Email
Kelly Johnson Email
Laurie Kane Email
Jennifer King Email
Dana Livingston Email
Timothy Loughren Email
Jeff MacDougall Email
Paul Macksyine Email
Timothy McDaniel Email
Laurie Nelson Email
Kathy Newhouse Email
Michael Newman Email
Antimo Onzo Email
Jennifer Phares Email
Renee Powella Email
Deneb Reyes-Ehmig Email
Krista Rivera Email
Leisha Roy Email
Lisa Stevens Email
Lisa Taylor Email
Rebecca Walter Email

Support Staff

Reba Brant Media Email
Amy Hartmann-Scott School Counselor Email
Christopher Lindenmuth Building Supervisor Email
Lori McCarthy Bookkeeper Email
Brenda Peterson Clinic Email
Information Specialist Email
Dolores Sanchez ESOL Email
Dorothy Christmas Paraprofessional Email
Albert Onzo Paraprofessional Email
School Resource Officer Email
Security Specialist Email
Genny Aviles Helping Teacher Email
Heidi Wise Technology Specialist Email


Yamiling Cedeno-Alejo Email
Luz Fernandez Email
Nubia Leon Email
Dorothy Martin Email
Brenda Morales Email
Koren Ormeno Email
Lucy Trupo Email
Michael Procopio Cafeteria Manager Email


Sonia Arroyo Email
Rolando Crocce-Iturbe Email
Miriam Hernandez Email
Ricardo Pino-Alvarez Email
Yamila Vera Email
Teresa Vera Custodian Manager Email

Substitute Teacher

Alberta DiPaolo Email
Russell Greene Email
Sally Stevens Email