Our Faculty

Maija Alksnitis
First / Second Grade

B.A. Wheaton College
M.Ed. Lesley University

Robin Alperin
PreKindergarten

B.A. Ithaca College
MAT-C Rhode Island College

Early Childhood Program Director

B.S. Northeastern University
M.S. Wheelock College

Deanne Benson
Head of School

B.A. North Park College
M.Ed. Lesley University

Brian Binkowski
Third / Fourth Grade

B.A. Boston College

Tiffany Bradlee
PreKindergarten

B.A. Connecticut College

Denise Caderio
First/Second Grade

B.S. Lasell College
M.Ed. Lesley University

Middle School Math / Science

B.S. Pennsylvania State University

Emily Cooperman
Preschool
B.A. Tufts University
M.A. Tufts University

 

Physical Education/In-House Substitute Teacher

B.S. University of Gloucestershire
M.A. Lesley University

Katie Dealy
Early Childhood Movement

B.A., M.A. George Washington
University
M.A.T. Simmons College

Kindergarten Aide / Transitional Kindergarten Assistant

B.A. Roger Williams University

PreKindergarten

M.S. Fordham University
B.S. Salem State University

PreKindergarten

B.A. University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth

Sara Giffin
Third / Fourth Grade

B.S. Art Education, University of Wisconsin, Madison
M.Ed. Lesley University

Learning Specialist
B.A. Mount Holyoke College, M.Ed., C.A.E.S., Boston College
Director of Development

B.A. Saint Anselm College

Jeanette Keller
Auxiliary Programs Director

 

 

 

Gloria Kelley
Transitional Kindergarten

B.S. Lesley University

Third / Fourth Grade Aide

M.Ed. Lesley University
B.A. Tulane University

Patricia Lewis
Kindergarten

B.A. Lesley University

M.Ed. Lesley University

 

Spanish

B.A. Deusto University (Spain)
M.Ed. Comillas University (Spain)

Preschool

B.S. Salem State College
M.Ed. Lesley University

Guy Mendilow
Music

B.A. Oberlin College
M.A. Longy School of Music

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Tricia Moran
Director of Admission

B.S. Lesley University
M.Ed. Lesley University

Ashley Moulton
First / Second Grade
B.A. Missouri Southern State University
M.Ed. St. Mary's University
Liam Nolan
Kindergarten

B.A. University of California, Santa Cruz
M.S. Wheelock College

Anne Norris
Middle School Program Director / Secondary School Advisor

B.A. Hobart and William Smith Colleges

M.Ed. Lesley University

Math / Science

M.E.M. Yale University
B.S. Williams College

Margy Powell
Administrative Assistant

B.A. St. Joseph College

Barbara Quoos
First / Second Grade

B.S. Clark University
M.A. Lesley University

Bobby Smithney
Theater / In-House Substitute / Middle School History

B.A. Boston College

Early Childhood / Elementary Music

B. Mus. Indiana University

Jennifer Saulnier
Nurse

B.S.N. University of Massachusetts, Amherst
M.P.H. University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Ann Scalley
Preschool

B.A. Manhattanville College
M.S. Wheelock College

 

Librarian

MS Simmons College

jshaw@lesleyellis.org
Rebecca Shedd
Preschool

B.A. Lesley University

 

Literacy Specialist

M. ED. Lesley University
B.A. Haverford College

Andrew Stratford
Fifth / Sixth Grade

Diploma of Teaching
Sydney University, Australia

Art

MS, Georgia Institute of Technology
BFA, University of Georgia

Spanish

M.S. University of Buenos Aires
Ph.D. University of Buenos Aires

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Jenn Young
Elementary Program Director

B.A. Tufts University

M.Ed. Lesley University