My child’s teacher is ALWAYS prepared. Every week, everyday. She is amazing. — from a parent of a rising 6th grader

Meet our Faculty and Staff

Our faculty consists of loving, creative and committed teachers who welcome each child into a world of lifelong learning. And our office staff brings a wide variety of professional experience to administer our school's programs and support our families, children and employees.


Waldorf education enables young people to be in love with the world as the world should be loved. --Marjorie Spock, author of Teaching as a Lively Art

Early Childhood Faculty, 2019-2020

Joleen Hollow-Bist, Buttercup Parent-Child and Parent-Infant Teacher
Isaac Kemsley, Salmonberry Kindergarten Teacher
Mary Knighton, Thimbleberry Kindergarten and Brambleberry Preschool Teacher
Susie Lockard, Huckleberry Preschool and Marigold Parent-Child Teacher

Misty Fasig, Preschool Assistant
Sherry Gutierrez, Preschool Assistant Assistant
Jordan Lockard, Kindergarten Assistant
Dylan Nottage, Kindergarten Assistant
Alex Peterson, Preschool Assistant
Jamie Villella, Kindergarten Assistant

Grade School Faculty, 2019-2020

Karen Hartz, 1st and 2nd Grade Teacher
Christiane Stanley, 3rd Grade Teacher
Jocelyn Waite, 4th and 5th Grade Teacher
Catherine Roldan, 6th Grade Teacher
Amy Pfeffer, 7th Grade Teacher
Lori Levari, 8th Grade Teacher
Greg Nottage, Guest Teacher in Middle School

Dana Ashton, Art Teacher
Mabí Fernandes, Spanish Teacher (6th - 8th grades)
Elise Goodham, Handwork Teacher
Ann-Marie Hahn, Swedish Teacher (1st - 5th grades)
Justine Jeanotte, Strings Teacher
Lori Levari or Greg Nottage, Middle School Choir
Mercedes Morales, Spanish Teacher (1st - 5th grades) 
Christiane Stanley, Singing Teacher
Siouxsie Tietje, Middle School Math Teacher
Jamie Villella, Games Teacher

Administrative Staff

Mackall Allen, Office Manager
Jennifer Evans, Admissions and Communications Director
Deborah Newlen, Head of School
Karla Smith, Business Manager