Administration

Don Danforth III
President & Co-Founder

Nikki Doughty
Head of School

Brian Gross
Chief Financial Officer

Steffani Lautenschlager
Chief Development Officer

Milton Mitchell
Principal

Faculty

Martha Altvater
Education Specialist

Joan Bates
Counselor

Jessie Bean
1st Grade Language Arts Teacher

Julie Bugnitz
3rd-6th Grade Art Teacher

Monette DeSimone
2nd Grade Language Arts Teacher

Shalawn Fennoy
6th Grade Language Arts Teacher

Keith Griffin
2nd Grade Math and STEAM Teacher

Melanie Gunn
Kindergarten Language Arts Teacher

Noah Hollenkamp
1st Grade Math and STEAM Teacher

Marybeth Huff
Librarian and Technology Integration Coordinator

Donna Hynes
Junior Kindergarten Language Arts Teacher

Erika Johnson
Early Childhood Music and Movement Teacher

Melissa Jonff
5th Grade Language Arts Teacher

Ann Lazaroff
Reading Specialist

Laren Loveless
3rd-6th Grade Music Teacher

Ann Luciani
3rd and 4th Grade Science Teacher

Erin McDonough
3rd Grade Language Arts Teacher

Lisa McKenna
Kindergarten Math Teacher

Stephanie Oteng
5th and 6th Grade Math Teacher

Leon Powell
3rd-6th Grade Physical Education Teacher

Laura Reycraft
Violin Teacher

Elizabeth Rivera
3rd-6th Grade Spanish Teacher

Evelyn Rosario
Junior Kindergarten Math and Cultural Studies Teacher

Martha Schott
Math Specialist

Liesl Schnuck
3rd and 4th Grades Math Teacher

Alison Slama 
3-Year-Old Teacher

Ray Speed
4th Grade Language Arts Teacher

Tayler Stagge 
3-Year-Old Teacher

Erik Taylor
5th and 6th Grade Science Teacher
STEAM Program Administrator

Esmeralda Torres
Early Childhood Spanish Teacher

Staff

Rachel Bené
Grant Coordinator

Terri Brown
Operations Coordinator

Lauren Clancy
Assistant Director of Development

Stephanie Dooley
Director of Enrollment Management & Placement

Amber Foster-Hobart
Assistant Director of Communications 

Kendra Gilbert
Food Service Technician

Jen Glassmeyer
Director of Alumni Services & Community Partnerships

Shelita Gray
Controller

Marilyn Hawkins
Food Service Coordinator

Jeff Horwitz
Early Childhood Director

Kim Lowery
Administrative Assistant

Tamyka Perine
Director of Development

Erica Venne
Curriculum and Instruction Coordinator

Kimberli Wilson
Extended Day and Summer Programs Coordinator