Faculty

“Somewhere early on, I got the idea inside of me that childhood was valuable, that children were worthy of being seen and heard, and who they were had a lot to do with what our world would become.” – Fred Rogers

 

PRESCHOOL

Franciela Boeding, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 12

Donna DaCosta, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 12

Franciela Boeding, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 12

 

Donna DaCosta, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 12

KINDERGARTEN / FIRST GRADE

Rachael Connolly, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 2

Laura Merola, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 21

Lindsey Steeves, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 3

Kim Garley-Erb, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 3

SECOND GRADE / THIRD GRADE

Charlotte Bradburn, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 5

Penny Serafin, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 33

Ahriel Fernandez, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

Ian Dudley, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 3

KINDERGARTEN / FIRST GRADE

Rachael Connolly, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 2

Laura Merola, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 21

Lindsey Steeves, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 3

Kim Garley-Erb, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 3

SECOND GRADE / THIRD GRADE

Charlotte Bradburn, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 5

Penny Serafin, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 33

Ahriel Fernandez, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

Ian Dudley, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 3

FOURTH GRADE / FIFTH GRADE

Amanda Cedeño, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 2

Sam Mashaw, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 3

Karen Zwick, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 33

Stephanie LaVecchia, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

SIXTH GRADE

Maxx Kopelman, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 8

Clancy Emanuel, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

FOURTH GRADE / FIFTH GRADE

Amanda Cedeño, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 2

Sam Mashaw, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 3

Karen Zwick, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 33

Stephanie LaVecchia, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

SIXTH GRADE

Maxx Kopelman, Head Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 8

Clancy Emanuel, Associate Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

SPECIAL AREA TEACHERS

Raquel Rodríguez Santos, Spanish Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

Kyle Bradley, Tinkering Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

Rob Brereton, Music Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 23

 

Meghan Calhoun, Art Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 4

Gerry McGuffin, Fitness Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 17

Raquel Rodríguez Santos, Spanish Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

Kyle Bradley, Tinkering Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 1

Rob Brereton, Music Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 23

Meghan Calhoun, Art Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 4

Gerry McGuffin, Fitness Teacher

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 17

 

Administrative Staff

Arati Pandit, Director

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 7

Lauri Aceto, Office Manager

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 7

Sara Armstrong, Interim Director of Programs

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 12

Carrie Clark, Director of Operations

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 8

Angie Cretella, Assistant to the Director

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 2

Renuka Gandhi, Director of Admissions

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 2

Annie Ladd-Smith, School Community Coordinator

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 9

Beth Poole, Director of Development

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 4

Joshua Sloat, Curriculum Specialist

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 12

Arati Pandit, Director

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 7

Lauri Aceto, Office Manager

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 7

Sara Armstrong, Interim Director of Programs

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 12

Carrie Clark, Director of Operations

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 8

Angie Cretella, Assistant to the Director

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 2

Renuka Gandhi, Director of Admissions

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 2

Annie Ladd-Smith, School Community Coordinator

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 9

Beth Poole, Director of Development

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 4

Joshua Sloat, Curriculum Specialist

YEARS AT COLD SPRING SCHOOL: 12

 

Board of Trustees

Daniel Biemesderfer, President

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 24

David Thompson, Co-Vice President

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 23

Jocelyn Hurwitz, Co-Vice President

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 17

Shel Swanson, Co-Vice President

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 9

Lisa Marcus, Secretary

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 27

Michael Deakin, Treasurer

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 13

J Bunton

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 16

Raimund Herzog

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 8

Lisa Kinney-Bawja

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 3

Ravi Krishnaswami

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 2

Sarah Russell

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 2

Genevive Walker

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 2

Martha Woodcock

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 2

David Thompson, Co-Vice President

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 23

Jocelyn Hurwitz, Co-Vice President

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 17

Shel Swanson, Co-Vice President

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 9

Lisa Marcus, Secretary

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 27

Michael Deakin, Treasurer

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 13

J Bunton

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 16

Raimund Herzog

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 8

Lisa Kinney-Bawja

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 3

Ravi Krishnaswami

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 2

Sarah Russell

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 2

Genevive Walker

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 2

Martha Woodcock

YEARS ON THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES: 2