Physical Education
  • PE Teachers

    Lisa Bean

    7th/8th Grade- Department Chair
    JV Softball- NHS
    JV Basketball- NHS

    Ms. Bean is a 7th and 8thgrade physical education teacher who has taught 27 years and 22 years in the Fort Zumwalt district. She graduated with an Associate’s Degree from Paducah Community College, and then received a Bachelor of Science in Education from Southeast Missouri State University. She also received her Masters of Art in teaching from Webster University. She coaches softball and basketball at FZN High School. Ms. Bean enjoys collecting cookbooks, biking, and watching Kentucky basketball.

    Jill Plassmeyer-Oetting
    6th/7th Grade Physical Education
    Intramural Coordinator

    Mrs. Oetting is a physical education teacher for sixth and seventh grade. She has been in education twelve years and has spent all twelve years here at West Middle School. After the school day, Mrs. Oetting stays busy with her twin baby girls Kinsley and Khloe. She graduated with her undergraduate degree in Athletic Training and received her Masters of Arts in Teaching both from Lindenwood University. Outside of school Mrs. Oetting enjoys running, biking, adventure racing, spending weekends at the lake, visiting her family in Lebanon, MO, and spending time with her family.

    Kevin Moresco
    7th/8th Grade
    Varsity Girls' Golf-SHS
    Varsity Wrestling- SHS

    Mr. Moresco has been a Physical Education teacher at WMS for nine years and this year he will teach the seventh and eighth grades. He graduated with his undergraduate degree in education from the University of Missouri-St. Louis and his masters degree from Lindenwood University. When he isn’t at school Mr. Moresco coaches wrestling at South High. At home he enjoys hanging out with his kids, James and Lilly and playing with their dog, Annie. Mr. Moresco is married to his wife, Lisa for eight years.

    Tom Orlando
    6th/7th Grade

    Mr. Orlando is a 6th grade P.E. teacher. He has been a teacher for twenty years. He taught communication arts for nine years before moving into P.E. He received his undergraduate degree from Fontbonne University and his Master’s degree from National Louis University. In his free time, Mr. Orlando enjoys playing soccer and softball, swimming, watching movies, and playing with his four children – Joey, Mia, Vinnie, and Nicky. He and his wife Stephanie have been married for nineteen years.

    Adam Johnson
    8th Grade
    Varsity Soccer- WHS

    Mr. Johnson teaches 8th grade Physical Education. This is his seventh year teaching 8th grade at WMS, his first 6 were spent as a science teacher on 8-4. He graduated with his Bachelor's degree in Exercise Science and Spanish from Truman State University, received his Master’s degree in Kinesiology and Biomechanics from Illinois State University, and completed Education coursework at Lindenwood University. Mr. Johnson currently serves as the Boys Assistant Varsity Soccer Coach at West High. Mr. Johnson has a wife, Laura, who teaches at West High School, a son Timothy who will be 4 in October, and a daughter Anne who turned 1 in March. When away from school, Mr. Johnson enjoys spending time with his family, coaching soccer, and watching the Cardinals and Iowa Hawkeyes.