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Administration

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    Jodi Bruce

    Head of School Ms. Jodi Bruce, Head of School, joined Lehrman Com ...
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    Janet Rapp

    Chief Operating Officer Janet started her relationship with Lehrman Commun ...
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    Erica Kalish

    Early Childhood Director After six years in the Lehrman Early Childhood cla ...
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    Linda Schaffzin

    Director of Education Linda, formerly Director of Admissions, now Direct ...
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    Ayala Zeev

    Dean-Hebrew Language/Jewish Studies Ayala came to Lehrman in 2008 to teach Hebrew and ...
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    Vanessa Shamosh

    Director of Admissions Vanessa Shamosh is a native of Mexico who has live ...

Early Childhood: TURNING TWOS

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    Carolina Ferdman

    Early Childhood Teacher In 2011 Carolina began her relationship with Lehrm ...
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    Yolanda Mantilla

    Yolanda, who began her teaching career in Venezuel ...
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    Jessica Leslie

    Early Childhood Teacher Jessica joined the Lehrman team in early 2015. A g ...
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    Paula Tucci

    Instructor Parents have seen Paula dancing and singing with t ...
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    Tina Ferrer

    Assistant Tina, who has taught generations of Lehrman childr ...

Early Childhood: TODDLERS

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    Stefany Babain

    Early Childhood Teacher Stefany is a Toddler Teacher who has worked i ...
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    Lucia Do Carmo

    Assistant Lucia, who was born in Brazil, came to Miami in 20 ...
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    Joanie Hurtak

    Joanie spent this past summer at Camp Lehrman. She ...
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    Mila Yurovskaya

    Assistant Mila came to the USA from Vilnius, Lithuania (the ...
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    Danielle Kirsner

    Early Childhood Teacher Danielle, born and raised in sunny Boca Raton, is ...
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    Maribel Gil

    Maribel taught almost every age group when she tau ...

Early Childhood: NURSERY

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    Ana Hormilla

    Instructor Ana came to Lehrman in 1987, then a young mother w ...
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    Valentina Betancur

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    Ingrid Jaehnig

    Assistant Ingrid, a Miami native, joined the Lehrman family ...
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    Merline Mamphete

    Assistant Merline (Mimi) came to the USA from Nassau, Bahama ...
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    Karen Offield

    Assistant Karen is honored to be a part of the Lehrman famil ...
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    Isabel Morjaim

    Assistant Isabel was born in Guadalajara, Mexico where she r ...
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    Edline Calixte

    Assistant Edline has been working with children since 2000. ...

Early Childhood: PRE-KINDERGARTEN

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    Marissa Leslie

    Early Childhood Teacher Marissa has been an early childcare educator for t ...
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    Lourdes Ortega

    Assistant Lourdes (Lulu) from Mexico to Reno, Nevada in ...
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    Maria Rangel

    Instructor Maria, who has a CDA Credential in Early Childhood ...
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    Vicky Wildes

    Vicky comes to Lehrman from New York where she wor ...
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    Natalia Volovelsky

    Instructor Natalie is a Pre-Kindergarten Teacher who began he ...
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    Jachelline Patino

    Instructor Jachelline, who came to Miami from Colombia in 200 ...
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    Jenna West

    Jenna joins the Lehrman team full time after servi ...

Lower Elementary: GRADES K-2

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    Michele Baron

    Elementary Teacher Michele, or Ms. Baron, grew up in the Bronx (New Y ...
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    Jackelyn Revesz

    teacher Jackie moved from Caracas, Venezuela to the United ...
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    Betsy Levy

    Instructor Betsy, who came to Lehrman in 1994, loves meeting ...
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    Jelena Matovic

    teacher Jelena was born in Serbia and moved to Oakdale, Lo ...
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    Sarah Terheyden

    Instructor Sarah, or Ms. T., as she has been known to generat ...
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    Caren Horvitz

    Elementary Teaching Assistant Caren has been inspiring young children for over 1 ...
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    Anett Andonov

    Elementary Teacher Anett, who is tri-lingual, came to Lehrman in 2014 ...
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    Lillian Karaguilla

    Elementary Teaching Assistant Lillian was born and raised in Miami. She attended ...
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    Suzanne Faith

    Elementary Teacher Originally from the Northeast, Suzanne taught in A ...
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    Esther Meyer

    Assistant After finishing her education courses at CCNY, Est ...
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    Raquel Heisler

    While this is Dr. Raquel's first year at ...
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    Rebeca Naierman

    Elementary Teaching Assistant Rebeca began at Lehrman in September, 2019 as ...
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    Ashleigh Muhlrad

    Instructor Ashleigh grew up in Ontario, Canada, and moved to ...
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    Valerie Ganin

    Elementary Teaching Assistant Valerie was born in Paris, France. When just a twe ...
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    Allison Shusterman

    Elementary Teacher Allison was born and raised in the suburbs of Phil ...
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    Joanne Silberstein

    Elementary Teaching Assistant Joanne received her BS in Elementary Education fro ...
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    Melissa Simani

    Elementary Teaching Assistant Melissa was born and raised in the West Palm Beach ...
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    Rebecca Walter

    Assistant Rebecca, who was born in Kalamazoo, Michigan, atte ...

Upper Elementary: GRADES 3-5

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    Karen Alvarez

    Elementary Teacher Although born in Buffalo, Karen Freedman Alvarez g ...
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    Lindsey Immergluck

    Elementary Teaching Assistant Lindsey is a Miami native and Jewish day school al ...
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    Kenny Michelson

    Elementary Teacher Kenny, who began his career at Lehrman in 2013 tea ...
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    Janet Fein

    Instructor Janet is Lehrman’s resident Brit and so it i ...
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    Hope Stern

    Instructor Hope received an MA in Arts and Education from Tow ...
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    Danielle Blake

    Danielle came in 2019 to Lehrman as our fifth grad ...
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    Judi Fishkin

    Instructor Judi is a graduate of Nova Southeastern University ...
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    Cintia Guinsburg

    Elementary Teacher Originally from Argentina, where she earned her Ma ...
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    Beri Minick

    Elementary Teaching Assistant Beri is a Miami Beach native, a mom, and here at L ...
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    Kyle Rabin

    Assistant Kyle received her MA in Educational Leadershi ...
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    Mika Nagli

    Assistant Mika was born in Israel’s Galilee and she se ...
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    Lauren Stern

    Assistant

HEBREW/JEWISH STUDIES

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    Esther Ben-Shalom

    Instructor Jerusalem born Morah Etti served in the military p ...
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    Monica Faerverguer

    Hebrew / Jewish Studies Teacher Morah Monica joined Lehrman as a Hebrew and Jewish ...
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    Sigal Gershoni

    Hebrew / Jewish Studies Teacher Sigal, the mother of four, was born in Israel, whe ...
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    Rachel Gozlan

    Instructor Rachel, a sabra, takes great pleasure in helping c ...
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    Revital Marinovsky

    teacher Revital joins our Hebrew and Jewish Studies staff. ...
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    Tiki Marks

    Instructor Morah Tiki came to the USA from Kfar Giladi in the ...
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    Angella Sulema

    Hebrew / Jewish Studies Teacher Angela grew up in Israel where she served in the i ...
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    Mali Yossef

    Hebrew Teacher Mali was born and raised in northern Israel, where ...

SPECIALISTS

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    Daniel Barski

    Instructor Mr. Daniel, who was born in Argentina, came to the ...
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    Gabriel Binyaminove

    Gabe, born and raised in Miami Beach,  came t ...
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    Deborah Brown

    Instructor Deborah’s students will tell you that there ...
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    Aaron Corliss

    Athletic Director Coach Aaron, a native Miamian, trained to be an EM ...
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    Michael Day

    Instructor Michael joined Lehrman in 2005, and hail ...
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    Hayley Mendelson

    Elementary Teacher Hayley, a Lehrman alum, received a BA in American ...
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    Mary Alice Setboun

    Originally from Houston, Mary Alice grew up in nor ...
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    Laurie Steinberg

    Early Childhood Teacher After ‘retiring’ from 35 years of teac ...
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    Diane Taub

    Technology Coordinator Diane became a techie before IBM developed the PC! ...
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    Ilana Traub

    Media Specialist Ilana is a graduate of Mills College (BA in Educat ...

SUPPORT STAFF

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    Nicole Abelson

    School Counselor Nicole came to Lehrman as our counselor in 2010 fr ...
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    Mariet Jonte

    Nurse Mariet, a LPN, joined Lehrman in 2018 with a ...
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    Cantor Joshua Kunis

    Director of Jewish Life Cantor Joshua joined Lehrman in 2016 as the Direct ...
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    Stephen Schaffzin

    Director of Marketing & Communications Stephen combines the heart of the Jewish educator, ...
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    Jose Velazquez

    Accountant José has lived in many places -- born in Cu ...

OFFICE STAFF

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    Stella Gelsomino

    Stella, our new front desk administrative assistan ...
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    Ruth Quintana

    Administrative Assistant Born in Barcelona, Ruth left at six and lived in t ...
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    Maya Rhodes

    Administrative Assistant Maya moved from Israel to the states at an early a ...
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    Amy Siama

    admin assistant Lehrman is fortunate that Brooklyn-born Amy came t ...

FACILITIES STAFF

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    Joseph (Papa Joe) Galliotte

    Support Staff “Papa Joe,” beloved by generations of ...
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    José Arcila

    Facilities Staff
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    Gary Valentin

    Facilities Staff
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    Miguel Garcia

    Executive Chef
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    Roland McCarthy

    Kitchen Staff
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    Teri Ragin

    Kitchen Staff
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    Rubina Williams

    Kitchen Staff