Faculty & Staff

Administration

Head's Office

Kathleen M. Minardi, Head of School

Patricia Mayo, Administrative Director 

School Administrative Offices

Christine Kranz Smith, Associate Head of School & Director of Admissions
Nichole David, Director of Toddler & Primary Programs
Linda Fincham, Front Office Manager 

Annex Administrative Offices

Bob McQuitty, Chief Financial Officer
Pat Silverman, Director of Advancement
Megan Simpson, Communications & Events Manager
Carmelita Sangalang, Controller
Zelalem Geberu, Bookkeeper
Jessica Allen, Data Management/Development Assistant 
Tam Scribner, Graphic and Website Designer


Montessori Faculty & Assistants

Toddler Classes, Ground Floor
Teacher: Denise Merkel
Assistants: Jackie Gibson-Barrow, Bernadette Fernando
Teacher: Iris Williams
Assistants: Lakmali Cooray, Eva Esparza 

Primary Classes, First Floor
Teacher: Alfreda Antonucci
   Assistant: Lanka Mudannayake
Teacher: Monserrat Hernández
   Assistant: Mila Rey

Primary Classes, Second Floor
Teacher: Teri Eckel
   Assistant: Sudharshini Perera
Teacher: Caitlin Spencer
   Assistant: Nimmi Semasignhe Tennekoon

Lower Elementary Classes, Third Floor
Teacher: Zahra Majeed
   Assistant: Shirley Cogasi
Teacher: Joanna Kendrick
   Assistant: Camille Russell

Upper Elementary Class, Ground Floor
Teacher: Reg Britz
   Assistant: Alison Kingsley

Specialty Teachers 

Gillian Rozicer, Art History
Lydia Mosher, Cultural & Studio Art
Natalia López, Spanish
Fanfan Maguire, Mandarin Chinese
Travis Greenlee, Outdoor & Experiential Educator
Eva Esparza, Music/Toddler Assistant
Patrick Busch, Librarian and Media Advisor
Patrice Britz, Director of Tutoring
Jessica Kwerel, School Counselor
Linda Tyler, Montessori Outdoor Education
Alden Kendall, Substitute for Teachers (Primary)
Elizabeth Henke, Substitute for Teachers (Elementary) & Peace Educator
Anne McLaughlin, Substitute for Assistants
Allison Rawls Manuel, Aidan Program for Families
 

After School Program

Linda Tyler and Joy Guest, ASP Co-Directors
Zinat Khraishah, ASP Assistant