Faculty Staff Directory

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Jodi Bruce, Head of School • x32

Avi Billet, Rabbi, Director of Jewish Life • x21

Erica Kalish, Early Childhood Director • x25 

Janet Rapp, Chief Operating Officer • x24

Linda Schaffzin, Director of Admissions • x18

Ayala Zeev, Director of Hebrew and Jewish Studies • x21


Administrative Staff

Nicole Abelson, School Counselor

Harry Laveau, Security Guard • x12

Ruth Quintana, Administrative Assistant • x11

Alvaro Sanchez, Director of Security • x12

Stephen Schaffzin, Director of Publications • x27

Amy Siama, Administrative Assistant • x23

Renee Steinman, Administrative Assistant • x10

Jose Velazquez, Accountant • x22





Early Childhood


Dana BabainEarly Childhood Department

Penny BarrEarly Childhood Department

Rachel BeckerEarly Childhood Department

Silvia Binkiewicz, Early Childhood Department

Lucia Cortavarria, Early Childhood Department

Brooke Ehringer, Early Childhood Department

Carolina Ferdman, Early Childhood Department

Tina Ferrer, Early Childhood Departmen

Ana Hormilla, Early Childhood Department

Ingrid JaehnigEarly Childhood Department

Caryn Matatof, Early Childhood Department

Jelena Matovic, Early Childhood Department

Shoshana MitraniEarly Childhood Department

Jachelline Patino, Early Childhood Department

Sylvia Ramirez, Early Childhood Department

Maria Rangel, Early Childhood Department

Jennifer Rapp, Early Childhood Departme

Jennifer Seretti, Early Childhood Department

Grettel Thompson, Early Childhood Department

Paula Tucci, Early Childhood Department

Natalia Volovelsky, Early Childhood Department



Karen Alvarez, Elementary Teacher

Michele Baron, Elementary Teacher

Esther Ben-Shalom, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Silvia Cattan, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Libi DigadkerHebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Ashley Downes, Elementary Teacher

Laurie Farber, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Janet Fein, Elementary Teacher

Judi Fishkin, Elementary Teacher

Mimi Folwell, Elementary Teacher

Rachel Gozlan, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Betsy Levy, Elementary Teacher

Tiki Marks, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Esther Meyer, Elementary Teaching Associate

Kenneth Michelson, Elementary Teacher

April Moss, Elementary Teacher

Ashleigh Muhlrad, Elementary Teacher

Kyle Rabin, Elementary Teaching Associate

Jackelyn Revesz, Elementary Teaching Associate

Lili Rotholz, Elementary Teacher

Harilee Saltzman, Elementary Teacher

Dana Schimmel, Elementary Teacher

Dema Seoane, Elementary Teaching Associate

Hope Stern, Elementary Teacher

Sarah Terheyden, Elementary Teacher

Marianna Zaligan, Elementary Teaching Associate




Deborah Brown, Art Teacher

Aaron Corliss, Athletic Director

Michael Day, Music/Drama Teacher

Shea Polakow, Science Teacher

Brandon Shea, Athletics Coach

Diane Taub, Technology Coordinator

Ilana Traub, Media & Technology Specialist



Joseph (Papa Joe) Galliotte, Support Staff

Oscar (Woody) Olea, Support Staff

Panagis (Peter) Tzanetatos, Support Staff

Rubina Williams, Support Staff


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