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

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

Angelica Guterson, Preschool Assistant
Sherry Gutierrez, Kindergarten Assistant
Jordan Lockard, Kindergarten Assistant
Dylan Nottage, Kindergarten Assistant
Jamie Villella, Kindergarten Assistant

Grade School Faculty

Christiane Stanley, 1st Grade Teacher
Jocelyn Waite, 2nd Grade Teacher
Melisa Hall, 3rd Grade Teacher
Catherine Roldan, 4th Grade Teacher
Amy Pfeffer, 5th Grade Teacher
Lori Levari, 6th Grade Teacher
Kim Vennerholm, 7th Grade Teacher
Greg Nottage, 8th Grade Teacher

Leah Boyan, Handwork Assistant
Beth Dahl, Handwork Teacher
Mabí Fernandes, Spanish Teacher (5th - 8th Grades)
Elise Goodham, Handwork Assistant
Ann-Marie Hahn, Swedish Teacher
Justine Jeanotte, Strings Teacher
Mercedes Morales, Spanish Teacher (1st - 4th Grades) 
Sykie Toles, Math and Language Arts Teacher
Heidi Urish, Games Teacher

Administrative Staff

Mackall Allen, Office Manager
Jennifer Evans, Admissions and Communications Director
Missi Goss, Head of School
Danielle Gordon, Volunteer Coordinator and Event Planner
Alayne Porter, Administrative Assistant
Karla Smith, Business Manager