Staff Directory Show all

Paul, Kate


Health, Leadership

Kate Paul teaches Health and Leadership (Student Council and Student Ministry Team) at Westside. She is also the Student Leadership Advisor and a member of the Spiritual Life Team. Before joining the Westside community, Kate received her BS in Nutrition from Oregon State University in 2011 and her M.Ed from Portland State in 2013.

Porter, Mark



Mark Porter has been a teacher at Westside since the first graduating class of 1984. He currently teaches Geometry, Pre-Calculus, and AP-Calculus. During the last 30 years he has also taught Photography, Algebra II, and when we had a junior high he taught Bible, English and Speech. A little known fact is that he also was principal, (for a day). Other teaching experience includes teaching adult night classes for Math Learning Center for 15 years.
EDUCATION: BA from Whitworth University, MEd. from George Fox University.