Faculty/Staff


Senior Leadership   Position
Jim Laney Jr   Head of School
Michael Schooler   Elementary School Principal
Elizabeth Johnston   Middle School Principal
David Redmond   High School Principal
George Zickefoose   Deputy Head of School for Operations
Bill Graham   Advancement Director
Yonas Berhe   Deputy Head of School for Finance
     
Department Heads   Position
Hailu Kassaye   Cheif Security and Safety Officer
Lia Belai   Human Resource Manager
Shewaye Akalu   Chief Budget and Financial Accountant
Tadesse Woudneh   Facilities and Maintenance Engineer
Tegenu Eshete   General Support Service Supervisor
Turunesh Teferra   Operations Manager
     
Administrators and Specialists   Position
Ambrose King   Educational Projects Director
Brenna Creamer   ES Assistant Principal
Charmaine Gunther   MS Counselor
Danel Kidane    Assistant Activities Director / Trip Coordinator
Mick Cooper
  Athletics and Activities Director
Robert Jackson   IB DP Coordinator, HS Assistant Principal
Derek Ferreira    ES Counselor
Elaine Nicholson   Teaching and Learning Coach
Hannah Thein   Teaching and Learning Coach
Jennifer Park   Grade 9–10 Counselor
Jessica Fortin    Admissions and Communications Coordinator
John Iglar    Director of Technology
Laura Rollison   ES English as an Additional Language
Martha Langille   Schoolwide Librarian
Mike Anthony   High School / College Counselor
Nella Smith   Nurse
Niclas Thein   Communications (MS/HS) and Substitute
Paula Cline   Student Support Services Coordinator
Radhini Yunus   Nurse
Renate Tejiwe    Nurse
Sienna Burns   CAS Coordinator
Sisay Zewde   Scholarship Student Advisor
Theresa Davis   MS Dean of Students
Traci Chanyalew   Director of IT Operations
Yared Deneke    Network Administrator

 
Elementary School Teachers   Position
Abenet Asnake   Elementary Art
Alan Brewer   ES Physical Education
Alex Lancia   EC4
Alexandra Mirkowski    ES Technology
Alisa Meinz   Grade 3
Ana Medina   EC4
Andre De Koker   ES Technology
Brian Smith   Grade 2
Dawn De Koker   Grade 1
Emily Hutchinson   Speech & Language
Erika O'Hearn   Grade 5
Ethiopia G/Yesus    ES Physical Education
Fasika Adefris   ES Amharic
Hannah Thein   ES English as an Additional Language
Helen Iglar    ES Art
Helen Kang   Kindergarten
Jackie Parks   Grade 2
Jennifer Lower-Davis   ES Long Term Substitute
John Meinz   Grade 5
Kate Wallace   Grade 5
Leslie Fahr   Grade 3
Leslie Smith   Grade 1
Lisa Black    ES Music
Loretta Dick   ES Gifted Support
Mary Eldred   Grade 5
Michael Ali    ES French
Monday Wa Kyendo   ES English as an Additional Language
Monica Zarazua   Grade 4
Nadine Kidane    Grade 3
Olaf Boelsen    ES Music / G5 Band
Pascaline Dacharry   ES French
Patti Powell   Learning Support
Petra Wortelboer   Speech & Language
Rosemary Waterman   Intensive Support
Ryan Rettig   Grade 4
Sandy Chung   Learning Support
Sara Ackerman   Kindergarten
Sarah Shafer   EC4
Selamawit Mamo   Learning Support Intern
Sonja Hedley    EC3 / EC Coordinator
Tyelise Dorsey   KG / Grade 1 Combination class
Vicki Fincher   Kindergarten
Victoria Merkel   Grade 2
Wendy Creighton-Ayele   Grade 1
Yodit Hizekiel    Grade 4

 
Middle/High School Teachers   Position
Aida Bekele    MS/HS/IB French
Amy Hughes   MS Humanities, Electives
Andreas Horaites   MS/HS EAL
Asit Mesvani    HS/IB Physics, IB Environmental Studies
Beniam Zewdie   MS/HS French
Brian Greenough    HS/IB History
Cory Milone   MS Social Studies, Electives
Claire Moriarty   MS Math and Science
Cynthia Milone   MS Math
David Redmond   TOK
David White   HS/IB Chemistry
Dawn Ashby    MS Math and Science
Dereselign Hailu   Ethiopian Studies
Elaine Nicholson   MS EAL
Elias Fessehaye   MS PE
Elisabeth Lefort    MS/HS French
Erik Hathaway    HS/IB Biology
Evangelyn George   MS Spanish, MS English
Gabriela Gade   HS/IB Spanish, MS GILA
Goliad Tamerou    MS French
Jenna Pabalate    MS/HS Learning Support
Jennifer Park   HS/IB English, Drama
Jerry Smith   MS/HS Band, Music Elective
Jessica Miller   MS Humanities, Electives
Jo Arnott   MS PE
Joanne King    MS Humanities
Jody Stiles   MS/HS PE
John Iglar    HS Computer Science
John McGuinness   HS Science, MS Health
Joshua Pabalate    MS Science, Electives
Katie O'Hare   MS Humanities
Keith Liebetreu    MS Humanities, Electives
Ken Gunther   MS Science, Electives
Leo LeFort    MS/HS/IB Visual Arts
Leulseged Assefa   Yearbook, MS Tech Electives
Lorna MacIver   MS/HS Library
Lucy Venkova   HS/IB English
Mat Pines   MS/HS Science
Michael Yimesgen    HS Electives
Miriam Oswald   MS/HS Spanish
Morgan Baxter   HS English
Nathan Haines   MS/HS Humanities
Rachel Zewde   MS/HS/IB Math
Robert Jackson   HS/IB English
Robert Lucky    HS/IB English
Robert Maddock   HS/IB Math
Robert Medina   MS/HS Art
Seppo Lahdeaho    HS/IB Geography, Electives
Sienna Burns   Electives
Sisay Zewde    Fluent HS/IB Amharic
Theresa Davis   MS/HS Music, Choir
Yidnekatchew Hailu    HS/IB Math

 

 
Teaching Assistants   Position
Alemayehu Fanta   Grade 4B
Azeb Estifanos   Grade 1C
Azeb Mamo   Grade 4C
Azeb Sante   PE
Bereket Melaku   Grade 5A
Beza Gezahegn   Grade 3C
Charu Mesvani   EC3B
Elias Negatu   Grade 2C
Elizabeth Tesfaye   Grade 3B
Ehitaferahu Kibret   Nurse Assistant
Eyerusalem Kifle   KGC
Fasika Adefri   Amharic
Fikreselam Demissie   Grade 1B
Konjit Moges   KGD/1D
Lemlem Wolde   Grade 5D
Lensa Gezahegn   Grade 4A
Martha Hizekias   Grade 2A
Martha Tilahun   Music
Martha Yigezu   Grade 1A
Melat Samuel   EC4A
Meron Kifle   Grade 2B
Mihrael Assefa   EC4B
Mimi Yerdaw   EC4C
Raguel Lissanwork   Art
Saron Tesfaye   French
Selam Deneke   Grade 3A
Tigist Hailu   Grade 5B
Tsige Abu   KGA
Wintana Haile Michael   EC3A
Yalem Ferreira   Library
Yeshimebet Tadesse   Grade 5C
Zelalem Beka   KGB
Zelalem Gizaw
  ES PE TA
     
Middle / High School   Position
Belaineh Mekonnen   Chemistry Lab Assistant
Dereje Geremew   MS Assistant
Dereselign Hailu    MS Assistant
Dagne Woldie   MS/HS Library Assistant
Fasil Getachew   Biology Lab Assistant
Samson Abraham   MS Math/Science Assistant
Tesfaye Mersha   PE Teaching Assistant
Tesfaye Mekonnen   MS Teaching Assistant
Tilahun Assefa   Physics Lab Assistant
Zerihun Assefa   MS Lab and Teaching Assistant

 
Technology Team   Position
Bekat Assefa   IT Specialist
Bekure Tamirat   IT Specialist
Henok Andargachew   IT Specialist
Leulseged Assefa   IT Specialist, Team Leader
Michael Teshome   IT Specialist
Ustaz Kedir   IT Specialist