Our Staff

Central Tucson, Arizona


Dennis O’ReillyMr. O’Reilly started working with young people as a volunteer junior high basketball coach back in 1990, and has been in education for over twenty years, starting as a middle school math teacher back in 1993. Mr. O’Reilly has been an administrator since 1999 serving as Curriculum Coordinator, Assistant to the Principal, Principal, and Head of Schools at three different private schools in Tucson, Arizona and earned his Master’s Degree in Educational Leadership from Chapman University. Mr. O’Reilly has been married for sixteen years to his beautiful bride Krissy, and will have two scholars attending Leman Academy, Conner and Adeline.



Michelle Wohlford
Mrs. Wohlford is honored to be at the Leman Academy of Excellence. She began her career in education as a math teacher after first serving in the Air Force, then staying home with her children while following her military husband all over the world. She taught math in the public, international and charter school systems. She was a school director for grades K-12 for the six years prior to joining the Leman Academy of Excellence team. She is serving as the Vice Principal at the Leman Academy of Excellence East Tucson campus until the Central Tucson campus opens.

Mrs. Wohlford holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Mathematics and a Master of Arts degree in Education. Married to Jeff since 1993, she and her husband are the proud parents of Luke, Seth and Tanner (who follow Dr. Leman’s The Birth Order Book descriptions perfectly). Their dogs Kona and Cooper help fill up their empty nest.