Faculty Staff Directory

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For an alphabetical listing, please click HERE.

For photos and biographies, please click HERE.


Click on a Division to jump to that section: Leadership • Administrative Staff • Faculty/Early Childhood • Faculty/Elementary • Specialists • Staff



Jodi Bruce, Head of School • x32

Erica Kalish, Early Childhood Director • x25 

Janet Rapp, Chief Operating Officer • x24

Linda Schaffzin, PhD Director of Admissions • x18

Ayala Zeev, Director of Hebrew and Jewish Studies • x29


Administrative Staff

Nicole Abelson, School Counselor • x26

Maya Attia, Administrative Assistant • x37

Ruth Quintana, Administrative Assistant • x11

Alvaro Sanchez, Director of Security • x12

Stephen Schaffzin, Director of Communications • x27

Amy Siama, Administrative Assistant • x23

Renee Steinman, Administrative Assistant • x10

Jose Velazquez, Accountant • x22




Early Childhood


Stefany Babain, Early Childhood Associate

Lucia do Carmo, Early Childhood Associate

Edline Calixte, Early Childhood Associate

Monica Faerverguer, Early Childhood Hebrew/Jewish Studies

Carolina Ferdman, Early Childhood Teacher

Tina Ferrer, Early Childhood Associate

Molly Ham, Early Childhood Teacher

Caryn Harounoff, Early Childhood Associate

Ana HormillaEarly Childhood Teacher

Ingrid JaehnigEarly Childhood Teacher

Danielle Kirsner, Early Childhood Teacher

Jessica LeslieEarly Childhood Teacher

Marissa Leslie, Early Childhood Teacher

Merline Mamphete, Early Childhood Associate

Isabel Morjaim, Early Childhood Associate

Karen OffieldEarly Childhood Teacher

Lourdes Ortega, Early Childhood Associate

Jachelline Patino, Early Childhood Associate

Maria RangelEarly Childhood Teacher

Alexandra Rotenberg, Early Childhood Associate

Paula TucciEarly Childhood Associate

Natalie VolovelskyEarly Childhood Teacher

Pamela Woodey, Early Childhood Associate

Mila Yurovskaya, Early Childhood Associate



Karen Alvarez, Grade 3 Teacher

Anett Andonov, Grade 1 Teacher

Michele Baron, Kindergarten Teacher

Esther Ben-Shalom, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Suzanne Faith, Grade 1 Teacher

Laurie Farber, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Janet Fein, Grade 4 Teacher

Judi Fishkin, Grade 5 Teacher

Valerie Ganin, Elementary Teaching Associate

Sigal Gershoni, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Shani Golan-Yaffe, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Jennifer GoodmanElementary Teaching Associate

Rachel Gozlan, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Cintia Guinsburg, Grade 5 Teacher

Caren HorvitzElementary Teaching Associate

Lindsey Immergluck, Grade 1 Teacher

Lillian Karaguilla, Elementary Teaching Associate

Betsy Levy, Kindergarten Teacher

Tiki Marks, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Jelena Matovic, Elementary Teaching Associate 

Esther Meyer, Elementary Teaching Associate

Kenneth Michelson, Grade 4 Teacher

Beri Minick, Elementary Teaching Associate

April Moss, Grade 5 Teacher

Ashleigh Muhlrad, Grade 2 Teacher

Mika NagliElementary Teaching Associate

Kyle Rabin, K-5 Support

Jackelyn Revesz, Elementary Teaching Associate

Allison Shusterman, Grade 2 Teacher

Joanne Silberstein, Elementary Teaching Associate

Melissa Simani, Grade 2 Teacher

Haley Sklut, Grade 3 Teacher

Hope Stern, Grade 4 Teacher

Lauren Stern, Early Childhood Associate

Angela Sulema, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher

Sarah Terheyden, Kindergarten Teacher

Rebecca Walter, Elementary Teaching Associate

Mali Yossef, Hebrew/Jewish Studies Teacher



Daniel Barski, Early Childhood Music Teacher

Gabriel Binyaminove, Physical Education

Deborah Brown, Art Teacher

Aaron Corliss, Athletic Director • x26

Michael Day, Music/Drama Teacher

Hayley Mendelson, Elementary Science • x38

Mary Alice Setboun, Early Childhood Movement

Laurie Steinberg, EC Art Teacher

Diane Taub, Technology Coordinator

Ilana Traub, Media & Technology Specialist



Joseph (Papa Joe) Galliotte, Support Staff

Miguel Garcia, Chef

Harry Laveau, Security Guard • x12

Roland McCarthy, Kitchen Support Staff

Oscar (Woody) Olea, Support Staff

Terri Ragin, Kitchen Support Staff

Gary Valentin, Kitchen Support Staff

Rubina Williams, Kitchen Support Staff


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