Meet the Principal

Dr. Melissa Onesto

Dr. Melissa Onesto

Principal of William J. Butler School

 

Dr. Onesto is an experienced administrator with a strong background in special education. Serving the students of Butler School since the Fall of 2015, Dr. Onesto is a strong believer in servant leadership and works to serve students, teachers, parents, and the community. Prior to joining the Homer 33C family, Dr. Onesto was a special education teacher for many years, a special education coordinator for 5 years and an Assistant Principal in Joliet School District 86 for 3 years.  Dr. Onesto received her Bachelor’s degree in Classical Studies from Indiana University, a Master’s degree in Special Education from National-Louis University, a Master’s degree in Administration from Northern Illinois University, a Director of Special Education endorsement from Northern Illinois University and a Doctorate in Curriculum and Instruction from Northern Illinois University. She has an adult child and lives in Naperville.