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Brittany Achilles

Titles: Kindergarten Teacher
Degrees: BA, Rider University 2014
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Robert Baca

Titles: Department Chair, World Languages, US Spanish Teacher
Degrees: M.A., Seton Hall University
B.A., University of New Mexico
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Jeff Barnosky

Titles: Director of Strategic Initiatives
Degrees: B.A,, University of Houston
M.F.A., L.S.U.
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Shawn Berger

Titles: US Dean of Students, US English Teacher
Degrees: B.S., M.S., SUNY Plattsburgh
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Elizabeth Blasco

Titles: Registrar/Database Administrator
Degrees: B.A., Rider College
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Emily Bollman

Titles: US Social Studies Teacher
Degrees: B.S, M.Ed., Boston University
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David Bywater

Titles: Grade Four Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Binghamton University
M.Ed., Queens College
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Tanner Campbell

Titles: Athletic Director
Degrees: B.S., West Chester University
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Kristin Cesaro

Titles: Grade Two Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Rutgers University 2006
M.A.T, The College of New Jersey 2008
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Jenny Chin

Titles: LS Mandarin Teacher
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Joanna Chrambanis-Franc

Titles: Physical Education Teacher
Degrees: M.A., Warsaw Academy of Physical Education
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Maura Coughlin

Titles: School Counselor
Degrees: B.S., University of Massachusetts
M.S.W, Smith College for Social Work
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Michael Del Aversano

Titles: Director of Buildings and Grounds
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Mrinalini Deshpande

Titles: Director of Finance and Operations
Degrees: B.A., M.A., Delhi University
M.B.A., The University of Tennessee
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Kelly Devine

Titles: Department Chair, US Humanities, US English Teacher
Degrees: B.S., University of Scranton
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Mary Diggan

Titles: Department Chair, Explorers, Kindergarten, and First Grade, First Grade Teacher
Degrees: B.S., Bucknell University
M.S. Wilkes University
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Pauline DiMaiuta

Titles: Academic Technologist
Degrees: B.S., Pace University
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Wendy Erdmann

Titles: Art Teacher
Degrees: B.F.A., Massachusetts College of Art
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Lisa Esposito

Titles: Explorers (Pre-K) Teacher
Degrees: BA, TCNJ
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Jessica Fletcher

Titles: Assistant to the Head of Lower School and Development
Degrees: Shippensburg University

George Foley

Titles: US Social Studies Teacher
Degrees: B.S., Kutztown University
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Kenneth Gaissert

Titles: US Mathematics Teacher
Degrees: B.A., University of Colorado
M.S., Simmons College
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Sabina Ghesani

Titles: US Science Teacher
Degrees: B.S., Rutgers University
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Lisa Giletto

Titles: Kindergarten Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Holy Family University
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Sharon Gomberg

Titles: Director of Community Relations
Degrees: B.S., Rutgers University
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Pamela Hall

Titles: Grade Two Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Beaver College
M.Ed, Temple University
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Nora Hennessy

Titles: Pre-K Explorers Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Villanova
M.S., Columbia University
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Karen Hepburn

Titles: Assistant to the Head of School, Assistant to the Head of Upper School, Assistant to the Director of Admission and Enrollment
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Patricia Holmes

Titles: Assistant Director of Finance/Bursar
Degrees: B.A., Douglass College
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Carrie Hotchkiss

Titles: Grade Four Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Smith College
M.A.T., Belhaven College
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Linda Howarth

Titles: Lower School Librarian and Substitute Coordinator
Degrees: B.A., Franklin and Marshall College, B.A.
M.A., Adelphia University
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Kristen Kemp

Titles: Grade Five Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Alvernia College
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Carol Kunkel

Titles: Grade Three Teacher
Degrees: B.S., Bloomsburg University
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Mark Lederer

Titles: Director of Technology
Degrees: B.A., Stanford University
M.A., San Diego State University
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Shana Lindsey

Titles: Head of Lower School
Degrees: B.A., Caroll University
Ed. M., Teachers College, Columbia University
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Bridget MacDonald

Titles: Music Teacher
Degrees: B.M., Hartt School of Music
M.M., New England Conservatory
D.M.A., Rutgers University
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Tyler Maginnis

Titles: US Science Teacher
Degrees: BS, The College of New Jersey
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April McCarthy

Titles: Department Chair, US Math, US Mathematics Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Rider College
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Melissa McCormick

Titles: Drama Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Tufts University

Kerry McQuarrie

Titles: Department Chair, US Science, US Science Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Douglass College
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Desiree Melegrito

Titles: Music Teacher
Degrees: B.M., Ithaca College
M.M., Westminster Choir College

Karin Morse

Titles: Director of Development
Degrees: B.A., Lehigh University
University of Pennsylvania
M.A., University of Georgia
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Mark Myers

Titles: Grade Five Teacher
Degrees: B.A., William Patterson University
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Gilberto Olvera

Titles: Head of Upper School
Degrees: B.A., Bucknell University
M.S. Ed., University of Pennsylvania
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Caitlin Orantes

Titles: Receptionist
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Barbara Pasteris

Titles: Head of School
Degrees: B.A., College of St. Francis
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Amanda Perez-Lin

Titles: Grade One Teacher
Degrees: M.S., Lehman College
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Wendy Rosen

Titles: US French Teacher
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Linda Rubens

Titles: US Literacy Facilitator
Degrees: B.A., Iowa Wesleyan
M.S.W., Washington University
M.Ed, Smith College
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Dawn Santello

Titles: Reading Specialist
Degrees: B.A., Rider University
M.S., Walden University
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Michele Staub

Titles: Manager of Human Resources/Accounts Payable
Degrees: B.A., Brandeis University
M.Ed., Rutgers University

Tanya Vail

Titles: Department Chair, The Arts, Us Art Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Binghamton University
M.A., New York University
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Ann Vienneau

Titles: Department Chair Second, Third and Fourth Grade, Grade Three Teacher
Degrees: B.S., Fitchburg State College
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Daniel Wade

Titles: US Mathematics Teacher
Degrees: B.S., Penn State University
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Patrick Wade

Titles: US Technologist
Degrees: B.A., University of Pennsylvania 2005
M. Ed., Arcadia University 2015
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Christy Welborne

Titles: Director of Admission
Degrees: B.A., UNC Chapel Hill
M. Ed., Seton Hall University
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Carolina Whitney

Titles: LS Spanish Teacher
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Jane Wilson

Titles: US English Teacher
Degrees: B.F.A., Boston University
M.A., New York University
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Xiaobing (Shelby) Wu

Titles: Mandarin Teacher
Degrees: B.A., Zhejiang University
M.S., Miami University
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Gerrard Zolezi

Titles: Chef
Degrees: B.S., University of Pittsburgh
AOS, Culinary Institute of America
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