Faculty & Staff


Marie Leary
Head of School
B.A. Syracuse University
M.S. Antioch University New England
(508) 543-9619 x 101

Cheri Alix
Office Manager/Registrar
(508) 543-9619 x 102

Kevin Bakalars
Facilities Manager

Lisa Downs
Administrative Assistant to the Head School
B.A. University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
(508) 543-9619 x 100

Megan Fahey
Communications Coordinator
B.A. Tufts University
M.A.T. Manhattanville College
(508) 543-9619 x 106

Nancy Farrell
Director of Business & Finance
(508) 543-9619 x 105

Danielle Fish
Director of Advancement
B.A. The College of New Jersey
(508) 543-9619 x 108

John Gillon

Alan O’Neill
Associate Director of Admission
B.S. St. Michael’s College
(508)543-9619 x113

Mirna Zelic
Assistant Business Manager
B.A. Curry College
(508) 543-9619 x104


Danielle Bazinet
Arts Department Chair/Performing Arts Teacher
B.A. Regis College
M.A. New York University

David Berger
Latin Teacher
B.A. Yale University
M.A. and Ph.D. University of Pittsburgh
Ph.D. Brown University

Kristen Brooks
Grade 2 Teacher
B.S. The University of Rhode Island

Anne Cadigan
Humanities Department Co-Chair/ Humanities Teacher
B.S. University of Illinois
M.Ed. Lesley University

John Cobbett-Walden
Dean of Students (Grades 5-8)/Math and Science Teacher
B.S. Bridgewater State University

Kathy Coffey
Pre-Kindergarten Teacher
B.S. Plymouth State College
M.Ed. Lesley University

Lindsay Coleman
Grade 1 Assistant Teacher
B.A. Bridgewater State University

Amy Conrardy
School Counselor
B.S. Rhode Island College
M.S.W. Rhode Island College

Kaitlyn Cronin
Division Leader Beginner — Grade 4/Grade 3 Teacher
B.A. Notre Dame
M.A. Boston University
M.Ed. Lesley University

Kayla Feinberg
Grade 4 Teacher
B.A. High Point University
M.A. New York University

Alayna Fogg
Grade 3 Assistant Teacher
B.A Roger Williams University

Aimee Gaumond
Grade 4 Assistant Teacher
B.A. Emmanuel College

Jordan Gravel
Music Teacher
B.A. College of Charleston

Manisha Jain
Director of Student Programs/Math Teacher
B.Ed. Annamalai University, India
B.Sc. University of Delhi, India

Gary Klapman
Grade 5 Teacher
B.S. Rhode Island College

David Kramer
Math Specialist
B.S. Georgetown University
J.D. Boston College

Elizabeth Krikelis
Dean of Students (Grades PK-4)/Grade 2 Teacher
B.S. Mount Ida College
M.Ed. Cambridge College

David Martelli
Computer Science Teacher/IT Specialist

Patrick McManus
Humanities Teacher
B.A. University of New Hampshire
M.A. Lesley University

Daniel Miller
Humanities Teacher
B.S. University of Maine at Farmington

Katie Pearce
Art Teacher
B.F.A. Massachusetts College of Art and Design

Jennifer Randall
Division Leader Grades 5-8/Math and Science Teacher
B.S. University of Connecticut
M.A. Rhode Island College

Nitzan Resnick
Curriculum Coordinator/Math Department Chair
B.S. The Hebrew University, Israel
M.S. The Hebrew University, Israel
Ph.D. The Hebrew University, Israel

Susan Siegel, R.N.
School Nurse
B.S. University of New Hampshire

Katie Small
Pre-Kindergarten Teacher
B.S. Early Childhood Education

Cory Sobrio
Spanish Teacher
B.A. University of Nevada

Lance Sun
Coordinator of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion/ Spanish Teacher
B.A. Middlebury College
M.S. New York Institute of Technology
M.A. TESOL/Dual Language program at the University of Rhode Island (candidate)

Jennifer Surgenor
Grade 2 Teacher
B.A. St. Lawrence University
M.Ed. Antioch New England Graduate School

Eunice Swanson
Media Specialist
B.S. University of Maine at Augusta

Jennifer Tanner
Foreign Language Dept Chair/Spanish Teacher/Director of Secondary School Placement
B.A. Clark University
M.A. University of Connecticut

JoAnna Telschow
Science Department Chair/Kindergarten Teacher
B.A. St. Joseph’s College
M.Ed. Framingham State College

Lisa Troy
Science Teacher
B.A. Dickinson College
M.S. University of Montana

Wendy Van Dyke
Science Teacher
B.A. Colby College
Ed.M Harvard University

Katie Weidner
Assistant Pre-Kindergarten Teacher

Brandon Wilbur
Physical and Health Education Teacher
B.S. Springfield College
M.S. Ithaca College

Liz Woodbury
Integrated Arts Teacher
B.A. Oberlin College
Ed.M. Harvard University