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Administration and Staff

Almonte, RobertoCustodian (212) 777-5966 x397
Brockhausen, Christy
B.A., Manhattanville College
M.P.S., Manhattanville College
Ph.D., Fordham University
Director of Lower School (212) 777-5966 x818
Brynd, Chelsea
B.A., California State University, Long Beach
Program Operations (212) 777-5966 x801
Chandra, Kim
B.B.A., Pace University
Senior Finance and Business Administrator (212) 777-5966 x305
Cherney, Jennifer
B.A., Long Island University
M.A., Long Island University
Director of Institutional (212) 777-5966 x341
Cohen, Judy
B.S., Cornell University
M.S.I.L.R., Cornell University/Baruch College
Director of Human Resources (212) 777-5966 x306
Concepción, Lisa
B.A., The City College of New York
Assistant to Lower and Middle School Directors (212) 777-5966 x302
Fabian, AlfredoCustodian (212) 777-5966
Fallon, David
B.A., University of Minnesota
Director of Safety and (212) 777-5966
Garcia, Darlene
B.A., The College of New Rochelle
Assistant to the Head of School (212) 777-5966 x806
Grayson, Ellen
B.A., Oneonta State College
M.S., Teachers College, Columbia University
Director of Admissions and Placement (212) 777-5966 x823
Gruhn, Laurie
B.A., Chatham University
M.A., New York University
Head of School (212) 777-5966 x803
Harrison, William
B.A., SUNY Albany
M.A., City College of New York
Ph.D., Fairleigh Dickinson University
Senior Psychologist 777-5966 x813
Ironside, Heather
B.S., Georgetown University
M.S., Emerson College
Director of Language and (212) 777-5966 x811
Khong, Lucy
R.N., B.S.N., Rutgers University
School Nurse (212) 777-5966 x812
Knauer, Ashley
M.A., New York University
Associate Director of 777-5966 x340
Lee, Paul
B.S., School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Columbia University
IT Manager (212) 777-5966 x324
Lico, Sharyn
B.S., City College of New York
M.S., Penn State University
Director of Academic Support (212) 777-5966 x330
Mion, Nicole
B.A., Hamilton College
Advancement and Communications Associate and Coordinator of Alumni 777-5966 x342
Mrakovcic, Marina
B.S., University of Rijeka, Croatia
M.B.A., Fordham University
Controller (212) 777-5966 x307
Perez, Amil
A.A., Borough of Manhattan Community College (212) 777-5966 x397
Rafal, Valerie
B.A., Haverford College
M.S., Bank Street College of Education
Director of Mathematics (212) 777-5966 x887
Ryan, Maureen
B.A., California State University
M.P.A., Columbia University
Chief Financial and Operating (212) 777-5966 x804
Seidel, Elian
B.A., Providence College
M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
Director of Middle School (212) 777-5966 x819
Tandet, Danielle
B.A., Kenyon College
Associate Director of Admissions and (212) 777-5966 x822
Wallace, Paula
B.S., University of Maryland
M.S., Hunter College
Admissions (212) 777-5966 x817
Wu, Alex
B.B.A., Baruch College
Staff Accountant (212) 777-5966 x308
Yoon, James
B.S., City College of NY
IT Support Technician (212) 777-5966 x323
Zhang, Eddie
B.S., SUNY New Paltz
Accounts Payable (212) 777-5966 x309

Faculty and Specialists

Abrams, Alexa
B.S., The Pennsylvania State University
M.S., Touro College
Head Teacher (212) 777-5966
Baker, Lauren
B.S., Dalhousie University
M.S., University of Toronto
Occupational Therapist and Coordinator of Academic 777-5966
Banta Jr., John
B.A., Rutgers University
Grandstand Teacher (212) 777-5966
Blosser, Hope
B.A., Kent State University
M.Ed., George Washington University
Head 777-5966
Blumenthal, Elysa
B.A., Dartmouth College
Ed.M., Brandeis University
M.S.Ed., Bank Street College of Education
Literacy 777-5966
Burkhardt, Laura
B.S., M.S., SUNY Oswego
Head Teacher and Curriculum 777-5966
Coyle, Olivia
B.A., American University
M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
Head 777-5966
Damaszek, Suzy
B.A., Hofstra University
M.A., Hunter College
Movement 777-5966
Driggs, Ileana
B.S., Fordham University
M.A., Yeshiva University
Social Development, 777-5966
Ehrlich, Kimberly
B.S., B.A., Minnesota State University, Moorhead
M.Ed., Fordham University
Head 777-5966
Entwistle, Lesley
B.S., University of Hartford
M.S., Touro College 777-5966
Fairchild, Megan
B.A., Bryn Mawr College
M.S.Ed., Saint Joseph's University
Literacy 777-5966
Haq, Afshan
B.S., St. John's University
M.A., New York University
Head 777-5966
Heggli, Michele
B.S., Durham University
M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
Program 777-5966
Isabelle, Nicole
B.A., University of Minnesota
M.F.A., University of Hawaii
Art 777-5966
Jalbert, Timothy
B.A., M.S., Fordham University
Head Teacher and Curriculum 777-5966
Johnson, Melissa
B.A., Barnard College
M.F.A., Columbia University
M.S., Hunter College
Head 777-5966
Jones, Trey
B.A., Hampshire College
M.Ed., University of Massachusetts Amherst
Head 777-5966
Karasoulas, Joanna
B.A., Lafayette College
M.S., Emerson College
Language and Literacy 777-5966
Kardan, Nadia
B.A., Rutgers University
M.A., Brooklyn College
Writing 777-5966
Karkazis, Vickie
B.A., Swarthmore College
M.Ed., Harvard University
Learning Specialist (212) 777-5966
Kelley, Meghan
B.A., Wellesley College
Head 777-5966
Klein, Jayme
B.S., Pennsylvania State University
M.S., Manhattanville College
Head Teacher and Curriculum 777-5966
Kossow, Danny
B.A., Colby College
M.F.A., University of Minnesota
Head 777-5966
Lee, StephanieHead 777-5966
Lefferts, Kristen
B.A., University of Connecticut
M.A., Springfield College
Physical Education 777-5966
Leiding, TateAssistant 777-5966
Lincoln, Greta
B.A., Iona College
M.S., Hunter College
Language 777-5966
Monte, Victoria
B.S., New York University
M.S.Ed., Bank Street College of Education
Head 777-5966
Nguyen, Julie
B.A., San Francisco State University
M.A., San Jose State University
Program 777-5966
Oliveri, Delaney
B.A., Manhattan College
M.A., CUNY- Hunter College
Head 777-5966
Palazzo, Erika
B.A., University of Michigan
M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
Head Teacher and Curriculum (212) 777-5966
Peña, Gabriel
B.A., SUNY Albany
M.Ed., Hunter College
Physical Education 777-5966
Perez, Joel
B.S.W., Concordia College
M.A., University of Saint Joseph
Physical Education Teacher and Athletics Coordinator (212) 777-5966 x853
Pyne, Caitlyn
B.A., SUNY New Paltz
Science 777-5966
Robinson, Elizabeth
B.A., University of Arizona
M.St., Fordham University Graduate School of Education
Head 777-5966
Rodriguez, Julissa
B.A., Rowan University
Assistant 777-5966
Sanchez-Garcia, Maricela
B.A., Whitman College
M.A., Relay Graduate School of Education
Head 777-5966
Scalcon, Hilary
B.S., University of Connecticut
M.S., University of Bridgeport
Head 777-5966
Silbiger, Gabi
B.A., Yeshiva University
M.S.Ed., Hunter College
Head 777-5966
Soifer, Lydia
B.A., Brooklyn College, CUNY
M.S., Penn State University
M.Phil., Columbia University
Ph.D., Columbia University 777-5966
Soled, Samantha
B.S., Boston University
M.S., Bank Street College
Head Teacher and Curriculum 777-5966
Sonenshein, Joseph
B.A., Earlham College
M.A., University of Cincinnati
M.B.A., University of Cincinnati
M.S., Touro College
Head 777-5966
Strider, Charlotte
B.S., The University of Manchester
M.S., Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
Language 777-5966
Suratos, April
B.A., Old Dominion University
M.Ed., Regent University
Head 777-5966
Vidra, Lindsay
B.S., Indiana University
M.S., Hunter College
Head 777-5966
Yahnke, Kacey
B.S., The University of Wisconsin
M.S., The University of Wisconsin
Language 777-5966