2012 Warrior Support Staff
RON LIPARI
Principal

BENNETT WUTKEE
Athletic Director

CHRISTINA HARRISON
Academic Advisor

Christina Harrison serves the Westlake Warrior Football team as Academic Advisor. She is currently teaching US History and the American Political System. Although she has only been teaching at Westlake for 10 years, she has been the advisor of the mock trial team for 10 years, coaching them to county and state competition in 1998. Ms. Harrison has prepped at Westlake High School and received her undergraduate degree from Georgetown University, followed by a degree in law from the University of Utah. Dedicated to education, Ms. Harrison has donated countless hours tutoring, counseling, and supporting students in their efforts to be successful in their scholastic careers.
DWITE DAHMS
Team Physician

Dr. Dahms graduated from high school in the San Diego area and went to earn a degree in Biology from the University of California San Diego. He attended Medical School at the University of California Los Angeles and completed his residency in Orthopedic Surgery at University of Arizona. Dr. Dahms is a devoted sports enthusiast and has donated his services to area youth sports teams for over 30 years. He is a Team Physician for Pepperdine, and Associate Physician for both Moorpark College and California Lutheran University Athletics and is currently serving the US Soccer Team. Dr. Dahms has lived in the area since 1984 and his children graduated from Westlake High School.
SCOTT BLATT
Team Trainer

Dr. Scott Blatt prepped at Calabasas High School and earned his undergraduate degree from California State University, Northridge. Scott received his degree in Chiropractic Medicine from Los Angeles College of Chiropractic. He has served the Warriors as a Team Trainer for 18 years and teaches Athletic Training at Westlake High School. His passion for sports led him to open Body Logic and Sports Therapy and he is a Staff Medical Team Doctor for the Association of Volleyball Professionals and the Association of Surfing Professionals. Additionally, Scott is an accomplished photographer, providing beautiful imagery of our athletes in action. Dr. Blatt lives in Westlake Village.
SCOTT CARR
Varsity Announcer

JOHN FORD

HECTOR CASTRO
Director of Football Operations

Hector Castro is the Director of Football Operations and has served the Warriors as Varsity Game Announcer for 13 years and as Warrior Football Booster President for 5 years. He graduated from John Marshall High School in Los Feliz, CA and went on to attend California State University, Los Angeles. His dedication to youth sports began with the Westlake Braves Youth Football Organization where he has volunteered as Athletic Director and President for the past 18 years. He is the proud father of three sons. Steven, Ryan and A.J. attended Westlake High School and played football for the Warriors.
JESSICA REINERT-NECKIN
Physical Therapist & Athletic Trainer

Jessica Reinert-Neckin is in her 9th year serving the Warriors as a Physical Therapist and Athletic Trainer. Jessica prepped at Dodge City High School in Kansas and received her undergraduate degree from the University of Kansas. Ms. Reinert-Neckin went on to earn her MS degree in Physical Therapy from KU Medical School in Kansas City, KS. While attending the University of Kansas she was a member of the prestigious Crimson Girls and the KU Dance Company. Jessica lives in Westlake Village.
ELLEN HELLMAN
Athletic Secretary

Ellen Hellman is beginning her 10th year as the Westlake High School Athletic Secretary, following 3 years at the front desk. Warrior Athletes and Coaches depend on her dedication to accuracy to ensure that every detail of competition is complete. Ellen graduated from James Madison High School, NYC and went on to earn a BA Degree in English from Brooklyn College, NYC. A resident of Agoura since 1979, Ellen coached youth track for many years. Her daughter Meredith attended Agoura High School where she lettered in 3 sports.
BARRY KELMAN

GEORGE ROBERTS

RICK KELMAN
Equipment Supervisor

Rick Kelman serves the Westlake Warrior Football team as Equipment Supervisor. He prepped at Birmingham High School and attended both LA Pierce College and California State University, Northridge. He first became involved with Warrior Football as a parent and ran the concessions when the Warrior Stadium was built. He has been on staff at Westlake High School for 13 years and considers his job a “labor of love” for the team. Rick also coaches the Girls JV Softball Team. He lives in Westlake Village with his wife of 39 years, Wendy. Sons, Chad and Brady, both played football for Westlake.
JEFF JOHNSON
Scoreboard Operator

Jeff Johnson has served as the Warrior Football Scoreboard Operator for the last 10 years. Jeff has also served on the Board of Directors for the Westlake Braves Youth Football for the last 11 years. Jeff and his wife Danica are long time residents of Westlake and the parents of two sons. Tyler and Conner graduated from Westlake High School.
TIM MCGRATH
Media Coordinator

PHIL CHASE
Alumni Director