Staff Directory

Administration and Support Staff


Trina Capka

Special Events and Alumni Relations  Ext. 117


Shirley Chong

Assistant Head of School  Ext. 111


Thomas DeClerk

Director of Technology 


Marie Kidd

Head of School  Ext. 104


Joan McLaughlin

Director of Advancement  Ext. 112


Eddie Munoz




Michele Poteet

Director of Admissions  Ext. 116


Cindy Rigney

Director of Finance and Operations  Ext. 103


Wakeela Shakur

Bookkeeper  Ext. 107


Emilie Toomarian

School Secretary and Assistant to the Head of School Ext. 101





Casey Adams

First Grade teacher 


Caitie Anderson

Technology Teacher


Quinn Baker

Physical Education Teacher


Eric Daines

Fourth Grade Teacher


Jin Do

Music Teacher


Karen Dorio

Educational Advocate


Amanda Edwards

Fifth Grade Teacher


Laura Festen

3rd Grade Teacher


Arsine Gendal

Physical Education Teacher


Christine Greig

First Grade Teacher


Kathy Jones

Sixth Grade Teacher


Jane Jones

Fifth Grade Teacher


Leslie Lohman



Elise Lovejoy

First Grade Teacher


Marina Mathevosian

Second Grade Teacher


Katie Moran

Third Grade Teacher


Kate Nallar

Art Teacher


John Nunez

Instrumental Music Teacher


Sheloham Payne

Sixth Grade Teacher


Alejandra Pedraza

Spanish Teacher


Roseanne Ragus

Kindergarten Teacher


Janis Savoie

Second Grade Teacher


Deborah Silva

Second Grade Teacher


Annika Stutin

Kindergarten Teacher


Cari Valencia

Fourth Grade Teacher



Teaching Assistants and Daycare Staff


Susie Blaha

Second Grade Assistant


Jim Brown

Fourth Grade Assistant


Ani Chakmakchyan

Day Care Staff


Yvonne Crawford

P.M. Daycare Supervisor


Elaina Ferro

First Grade Assistant


Valerie Roldan

Fifth/Sixth Grade Assistant


Lara Tima

Third Grade Intern




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