Faculty and Staff Directory

The people behind our program.

Welcome to Town's faculty and staff directory! Below is a full list of Town employees, including degree information for academic and leadership positions. (A searchable directory is coming soon!)

To reach any Town faculty or staff member listed below, please contact the front desk at 212-288-4383 and the receptionist will be happy to connect you.

You may also email info@townschool.org with questions any time.


Emily Abbott Davis, Development and Communications Manager

Yuko Abe, Nursery 4 Co-Head Teacher

Ronald Alvia, Finance Manager

Juana Arias, Kitchen Staff

Deborah Ashe, Director of Admissions and Enrollment

Melissa Bauman,  Director of Institutional Advancement

Philip Bien '95, Director of Annual Giving and Alumni/ae Relations

Christopher Black, 2nd Grade Co-Head Teacher

Angela Bone, Nursery 3 Co-Head Teacher

Stefanie Boutis, Physical Education & Athletics Teacher and 6th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Laurie Brongo, 3rd-8th Grade Dance Teacher

Douglas Brophy, Head of School

April Broussard, Upper School Spanish & 6th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Christopher Buonamia, 4th Grade Co-Head Teacher

Andrew Carr, Kindergarten Co-Head Teacher

Jehanne Catalano, 4th-8th Grade French & 7th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Angela Cheung, Lower School Science Teacher

N. Shawn Chisty, 2nd Grade Co-Head Teacher

Ava Collins, 4th Grade Co-Head Teacher

Johnny Cook, 7th-8th Grade Science & 7th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Ellen Cookson, 3rd-4th Grade Literacy Specialist

Brenda Cruz, Upper School Math & 6th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Nicole D'Amico, Kindergarten Co-Head Teacher

Brenda Daniels, 4th-6th Grade Learning Specialist & 5North Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Cynthia Davies, Kindergarten-4th Grade Art Teacher

Vincenza De Caro, Receptionist & Transportation Coordinator

Alysa Delerme, 1st Grade Co-Head Teacher

Courtney Dougherty, Assistant Head of Upper School, 8th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Zachary Ehrenfreund, 4th-8th Drama & 5th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Mauro Felipe, Maintenance Staff

Taseen Ferdous, Nursery 3 Co-Head Teacher

Abbie Fombellida, Assistant to the Academic Team

Rosa Franco, Head Chef & Manager

Azalia Garcia, Kindergarten Co-Head Teacher

Gene Gardino, Upper School Counselor

Linda Gardlin, Operations Manager & 8th Grade Yearbook Advisor

Freda Gimpel, Chief Financial Officer

Joshua Ginzberg, Upper School Latin and Homeroom Teacher

Hilarie Goodenough, Upper School Art & 7th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Elisabeth Gordon, 7th Grade English & 8th Grade History & 8th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Karen Grenke, Library Co-Director

Kelly Gruen, Controller/HR Manager

Lauren Hammonds, 5th-6th Grade Reading Specialist & Reading/Writing Skills & 5th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Stella Heyliger-Mulatu, 1st Grade Co-Head Teacher

Kenneth Higgins, Dean of Students; 4th-8th Music & 8th Homeroom Teacher/Advisor; Sustainability

Natalia Irizarry-Cole, 3rd Grade Co-Head Teacher

Matthew Ivas, Facilities Manager

James Jones, Front Entrance Security Team Member

Cari Katz, Kindergarten Co-Head Teacher

Megan Kilpatrick, 5th Grade English, Social Studies, and Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Chelsea Koenig-Foster, N-K-2nd Grade Dance Teacher; Performing Arts Coordinator

Alison Koss, 6th Grade English, Writing, Social Studies, and Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Emily Kreiner, 1st Grade Co-Head Teacher

Sarah Lee, 2nd Grade Co-Head Teacher

Darian Levin, Upper School Math & 5North Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Bob Levine, 3rd Grade Co-Head Teacher

Ginger Loor, Assistant to the Head of School

Cynthia Lopez, 3rd Grade Co-Head Teacher

Carlos Mangual Jr., Maintenance Staff

Carlos Mangual Sr.,  Maintenance Supervisor

John Mansager, Upper School Tech Integrator & Music Teacher

Johanni Marte, Nursery 3 Associate Teacher

Joseph Martinez, After School Security/Receptionist

William McCartney, Director of Placement; 7th Grade History, 8th Grade English and Homeroom Teacher

Matthew McGowan, N-K & Lower School Tech Integrator

Mary Mendez, 4th Grade Co-Head Teacher

Cynthia Millman, Library Co-Director

Janice Mooney, N3-4th Grade Psychologist

Karen Mulqueen, 3rd Grade Co-Head Teacher

Odette Muskin, Head of the Nursery-Kindergarten Division

Alice Nissen, 2nd-3rd Grade Music Teacher

Iloire Nye, N4-4th Grade Math Specialist

Kathleen O'Brien, Upper School Math & 7th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Grant Olds, Director of Technology

Megan O'Neill, School Nurse

Raffaella Palacardo, Admissions Associate

Garth Pearl, 4th Grade Co-Head Teacher

Kristen Pedersen, N3-3rd Grade Learning Specialist

Carlos Pelaez, Kitchen Staff

Jacqueline Pelzer, Executive Director, Early Steps

Stephen Petrillo, Director of Security, Transportation, and Neighborhood Relations

Chelsey Piercey, Admissions Associate

Gregory Pitz, Physical Education & Athletics Teacher

Roger Polanco, Rada Maintenance Staff

Steven Rachmuth, Director of Clubhouse & Operations Associate

Gabrielle Raines, Kindergarten Associate Teacher

Alexis Roman, Kindergarten Associate Teacher

Wendy Rose, Sanchez LS-6th Grade Spanish Teacher

Eileen Rush, 1st-2nd Grade Literacy Specialist

Michael Saccone, Kitchen Staff

Alexander Santana, IT Support Coordinator

Carol Seeley, Head of Upper School

Rachel Shugg, 2nd Grade Co-Head Teacher

Jorge Soto, Maintenance Staff

Bethany Stallings, Director of Physical Education & Athletics

Janine Stellacci, Upper School Learning Specialist & 8th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Albin Stenka, Building Engineer

Suzy Storr, Kindergarten & Lower School Art Assistant

Kari Strong, 1st Grade Co-Head Teacher

David Tome, Physical Education & Athletics Teacher

Alyna Tysk, Nursery 4 Associate Teacher

Janie Vance, Academic Dean

Eva Vega-Olds, Director of Equity and Community

Marjorie Vereen, 5th-6th Grade Science & 6th Grade Homeroom Teacher/Advisor

Ryan Vereen, IT Operations Manager

Julio Villacres, Kitchen Staff

Andrew Ward, Maintenance Staff

Camille Waugh, Business Office Specialist

Rashidah White, Upper School Psychologist

Jodie Wilkerson, Director of Communications

Jamaya Williams, After School Programs Assistant

Cindy Wong, Assistant Kitchen Manager/Chef

Johnson Wong, Physical Education & Athletics Teacher

David Andrew Wood, Head of Lower School

Megan Wright, Nursery 4 Co-Head Teacher

Mary Yang, N-K & Lower School Music Teacher

Contact

540 East 76th Street
New York 10021
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f 212-988-5846
info@townschool.org