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Staff Directory

Academic Administration

Marina Schoen, CEO,
Danielle Dufauchard, Lower Elementary Principal (Pre-K4 – 2nd grade),
Gina Bianchi, Upper Elementary (3rd-5th grade) and Middle School (6th-8th) Principal
Chana Benenson, High School Principal,
Sophie Capmartin, Director of Academics,
Diane Duhesme, Director of High School,
Yann Colin, Director of Middle School,
Annie Neahring, Content Coordinator – Humanities,
Samantha Kreusher, Content Coordinator – STEM, 
Yassa Aici, Instructional Coordinator – Patton,
Julien Dal Toe, Instructional Coordinator – Johnson,


Enrichment Administration

Mary-Devon Dupuy, Director of Extended Day Programs,
Ted Orphan, Extended Day Site Manager – Johnson, 


Operations Administration/Support

Marina Schoen, CEO,
Jethro Celestin, COO,
Keeanya Chenier, CFO,
Elizabeth Guilbeau, Director of Human Resources, 
Emanuel Cole, Director of Technology,
Elaine Guillot, Director of Communication,
John-Henry Trant, Coordinator of Transportation,
Christina Dickerson, Coordinator of Admissions,
Ashley Respert, Senior Accountant,
Katie Bolin, Office Manager – Patton,
Sarah Franz, Office Manager – Johnson,
Franklin (Frank) Bell, Maintenance Coordinator – Patton,
Roy Yost, Facilities Coordinator, Johnson,
Olivia Smith, Custodian,
Lacreshia Washington, Custodian,
Anthony Woods, Custodian,
Yael Washington, Custodian,

Student Services

Mandi Lehnherr, Director of Exceptional Student Services,
Jamela Dermish, Coordinator of ESS – Patton,
Vincent Wiemann, Coordinator of ESS – Johnson,
Marie-Isabelle Pautz, Dean of Students & Culture – Patton,
Ben Bruhnke, Dean of Students & Culture – Johnson,
Laura Styjewski, Academic Counselor – Johnson,
Robbye Lewis, School Counselor – Patton,
Michelle Tate, School Counselor – Johnson,
Katherine Moser, Advisory Counselor,
Pam LeBlanc, School Nurse – Patton,
Keli Coleman, School Nurse – Johnson,
Lindsey Boettinger, Occupational Therapist,
Ashley Aucoin, Behavior Lead – Patton,
Caroline Johnson, M.C.D., CCC-SLP – Patton,
Michael-Jean Zinni, M.C.D., CCC-SLP,
Simone Melançon, Teacher of Gifted,
Sierra Orlowski, Teacher of Gifted and Art,
Flora Cabili, Special Education Teacher  + Research and Development Strategist – Patton,
Hunter Pontiff, Special Education Co-Teacher (3rd Grade), 
Andree Ambler, Social Worker, 
Yeashan Banks, Special Education Resource Room (Prek4-2nd grade),


Child Specific Paraprofessionals

Randall Spidell, Child Specific Paraprofessional, 
Shermetrius Mack-Gray, Child Specific Paraprofessional,
Renee Bizette, Child Specific Paraprofessional,
Susanna Kropff, Child Specific Paraprofessional,


ESS Teachers

Julia East, ESS Teacher,
Britt Hodanger, ESS Teacher,
Anne Lootens, AESS Teacher,
Chip Harmon, ESS Teacher,
Danielle Pauli, ESS Teacher,
Ariel Wallick, ESS Teacher,

ELA / ESL Teachers

Jane Joyner, ELA Teacher – Johnson,
Holly Kymes, ELA Teacher – Johnson,
Yoon Lee, ELA Teacher – Johnson,
Sean Leon, ELA Teacher – Johnson,
Fidgi Simeon, ELA Teacher – Patton,
Jonathan Monroe, ELA Teacher –
Allyce Andrews, ELA teacher –
Catherine Golden, ELA Teacher – Patton,
Chloe Brown, ELA Teacher – Johnson,
Jillian Poche, ELA Teacher – Johnson,
Matthew Kennedy, ELA & ESL Teacher – Johnson,


Specialty Teachers

Rebecca Madura, Art Teacher – Johnson,
Pascal Valcasara, Music Teacher,
Mahmoud Chouki, Music Teacher – Patton,
Stacey Stanfill, Talented Program Teacher – Visual Art, 
Jana Blakes, Playground Coach,
Benoît Ollivier, P.E. – Johnson –
Ibrahima Diaban, Thinking Outside the Classroom Facilitator,
Ann Woodruff, Thinking Outside the Classroom Facilitator,
Graham Burk, Talented Arts Teacher – Theatre at Johnson, 



Moyenne section / Pre-K4

Elise Becker, Teacher,
Sam Fick, Teacher,
Cecile Olivieri, Teacher,
Florence Olivieri, Teacher,
Soledad Joseph, Teaching Assistant,
Carli Harvey, Teaching Assistant,
Rabiatou Iro Mayaki, Teaching Assistant, 

Grande section / Kindergarten

Viviane Lerichard, Teacher,
Ana Treffinger, Teacher,
Clémence Boyac, Teacher,
Audrey Isidore, Teacher,
Magalie Truchot, Teacher,
Solange Jean-Pierre, Teaching Assistant,
Anaïs Nunez, Teaching Assistant,

Cours préparatoire / First grade

Christelle Profumo Tournier, Teacher,
Julie Vernice, Teacher,
Benedict Granie, Teacher,
Salma Anguilet, Teacher,
Anne-Laure Dijoux, Teacher,
Julia Reagin, Teaching Assistant,


Cours élémentaire 1 / Second grade

Aurelia Di Francesco, Teacher,
Patricia Brule, Teacher,
Kelsi Dougherty, Teacher,
Chelsea Krout, Teacher, A
Aurélie Pierrard, Teacher,
Severine LaHoche, Teacher,


Cours élémentaire 2 / Third grade

David Prevet, Teacher,
Emily Thibodeaux, Teacher,
Caroline Monnier, Teacher,
Audrey Congi, Teacher,
Maxime Rolland, Teacher,

Cours moyen 1 / Fourth grade

Carine Coleno-Drouin, Teacher,
Noemie Larroche, Teacher,
Margot Marks, Teacher,
Sarah Mellouki, Teacher,
Jerome LaHoche, Teacher,


Cours moyen 2 / Fifth grade

Severine LaHoche, Teacher,
Christine Giat, Teacher, Teacher,
Vincent Drouin, Teacher,
Virginia Ruppert, Teacher,
Valerie Touloumbadjian, Teacher,

6ème, 5ème, 4ème, 3ème & 2nde / Middle & High School

Loic Gueganton, Teacher,
Aafke Van Meteren, Science Middle/High School Teacher,
Dora Kebadio Muanda, Science Teacher,
Hélène Maringe, French Teacher,
Pierre Bouard, PE Teacher,
Bercat Berenguer, History & Geography Teacher,
Suzy Pepiot, Math & Science Teacher,  
Yvan Favreau, French Teacher,
Veronique Day, French Teacher,
Susy Raga, Spanish Teacher,
Aida Roig Bruno, Spanish Teacher,
Eline Verbeke, Social Studies and French Teacher,
Abdelhadi Eddamiri, Social Studies Teacher, 
Jinger Whiddon, Social Studies Teacher,
Pauline Fontaine, Math Teacher,
Caitlin Orgeron, Math Teacher,
Priscille Laurent, Math & Science Teacher,

Last Updated 12.17.20