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Administration and Staff

Almonte, RobertoCustodian (212) 777-5966 x397
Bennett, Lucy
B.S., Marymount University
B.A., Ohio Wesleyan University
School 777-5966 x812
Brockhausen, Christy
B.A., Manhattanville College
M.P.S., Manhattanville College
Ph.D., Fordham University
Director of Lower School (212) 777-5966 x818
Brynd, ChelseaAssistant to Director of Middle (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 Director of Lower School (212) 777-5966 x302
Cruz, Genaro
A.A., The College of Westchester
Custodial Foreman (212) 777-5966 x397
Fallon, DavidDirector 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 Head of School (212) 777-5966 x803
Ironside, Heather
B.S., Georgetown University
M.S., Emerson College
Director of Language and (212) 777-5966 x811
Knauer, Ashley
M.A., New York University
Associate Director of 777-5966 x340
Laurenceau, ElizahDatabase Associate (212) 777-5966 x343
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
Mannina, Domenick
A.O.S., Technical Career Institute
Facilities Manager (212) 777-5966 x325
Mion, Nicole
B.A., Hamilton College
Advancement and Communications 777-5966 x342
Mrakovcic, Marina
B.S., University of Rijeka, Croatia
M.B.A., Fordham University
Controller (212) 777-5966 x307
Pak, PeterDesktop Support Technician (212) 777-5966 x323
Perez, (212) 777-5966 x397
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
Siderias, Eleni
B.S., St. John's University
M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
Associate Head of School (212) 777-5966 x805
Tandet, Danielle
B.A., Kenyon College
Associate Director of Admissions and (212) 777-5966 x822
Tejada Ramos, 777-5966 x397
Wallace, PaulaAdmissions (212) 777-5966 x817
Wu, Alex
B.B.A., Baruch College
Staff Accountant (212) 777-5966 x308
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
Coordinator of Academic 777-5966
Banta Jr., John
B.A., Rutgers University
Co-Teacher (212) 777-5966
Blosser, HopeHead 777-5966
Blumenthal, ElysaLiteracy 777-5966
Burkhardt, Laura
B.S., M.S., SUNY Oswego
Head Teacher and Curriculum 777-5966
Callahan, KellyArt Teacher and Yearbook 777-5966
Casper, Justine
B.S., California State University
Assistant 777-5966
Coyle, OliviaHead 777-5966
Damaszek, Suzy
B.A., Hofstra University
M.A., Hunter College
Movement 777-5966
DiGuido, Daniela
B.A., George Washington University
M.S., Touro College
Head 777-5966
Entwistle, Lesley
B.S., University of Hartford
M.S., Touro College 777-5966
Harrison, William
B.A., SUNY Albany
M.A., City College of New York
Ph.D., Fairleigh Dickinson University
Middle School Social Development, Psychologist 777-5966 x813
Holtz, Holly
B.A., Dickinson College
M.S., MGH Institute of Health Professions
Language 777-5966
Homenick, Kelly
B.S., Manhattan College
M.S., Hunter College
Head 777-5966
Huang, ShinaHead 777-5966
Jalbert, Timothy
B.A., M.S., Fordham University
Head 777-5966
Johnson, Melissa
B.A., Barnard College
M.F.A., Columbia University
Head 777-5966
Karasoulas, Joanna
B.A., Lafayette College
M.S., Emerson College
Language and Literacy Specialist and Director of Summer 777-5966
Kardan, NadiaWriting 777-5966
Karkazis, Vickie
B.A., Swarthmore College
M.Ed., Harvard University
Head Teacher and Curriculum Specialist (212) 777-5966
Kaur, Arry
B.A., Pace University
Head 777-5966
Kelley, MeghanHead 777-5966
Klein, Jayme
B.S., Pennsylvania State University
M.S., Manhattanville College
Head 777-5966
Lefferts, Kristen
B.A., University of Connecticut
M.A., Springfield College
Physical Education 777-5966
Leite, April
B.A., Barry University
M.A., University of Phoenix
Head 777-5966
Lincoln, Greta
B.A., Iona College
M.S., Hunter College
Language 777-5966
Marcus, LizAssistant 777-5966
Nguyen, JulieProgram 777-5966
Palazzo, Erika
B.A., University of Michigan
M.A., Teachers College, Columbia University
Head Teacher and Curriculum (212) 777-5966
Peña, GabrielPhysical Education 777-5966
Perez, Joel
B.S.W., Concordia College
M.A., University of Saint Joseph
Physical Education Teacher (212) 777-5966 x853
Pyron, EmilyHead 777-5966
Rafal, Valerie
B.A., Haverford College
M.S., Bank Street College of Education
Learning Specialist (212) 777-5966
Rappaport, Lindsey
B.A., University of Massachusetts Amherst
M.S., Hunter College
Science (212) 777-5966
Rho, GraceLiteracy 777-5966
Robinson, ElizabethHead 777-5966
Sanchez-Garcia, MaricelaHead 777-5966
Scalcon, HilaryAssistant 777-5966
Smith, Rachel
B.S., University of Delaware
Language 777-5966
Soifer, 777-5966
Soled, Samantha
B.S., Boston University
M.S., Bank Street College
Head Teacher and Curriculum 777-5966
Sonenshein, JosephHead 777-5966
Strider, Charlotte
B.S., The University of Manchester
M.S., Queen Margaret University, Edinburgh
Assistant 777-5966
Tager, Samantha
B.A., Muhlenberg College
Head Teacher (212) 777-5966
Vidra, Lindsay
B.S., Indiana University
M.S., Hunter College
Head 777-5966