Faculty & Staff

Emma Alexander

Emma Alexander

Titles: History Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. Bates College
Email:
Jennifer Army

Jennifer Army

Titles: Lower School Faculty (Kindergarten)
Degrees: B.A. Hobart and William Smith Colleges, M.Ed. Providence College
Email:
Marion Athearn

Marion Athearn

Titles: Math Department Faculty
Degrees: B.S. Simmons College
M.S. University of Washington
Email:
R. Hazzard Bagg

R. Hazzard Bagg

Titles: World Language Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. Yale University
Ph.D. Candidate Brown University
Email:
Robb Barnard

Robb Barnard

Titles: Performing Arts Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A Oberlin College
M.F.A. Univeristy of Iowa
Email:
Jurgita Barrus

Jurgita Barrus

Titles: Little School Teacher
Degrees: B.A. Vilnius Pedagogical University, Lithuania

Megan Berridge

Titles: Little School Teacher
Email:
Kathy Bliss

Kathy Bliss

Titles: Math Department Faculty
Degrees: B.S. Rochester Institute of Technology
M.A.T. Union College
Cindy Blodgett

Cindy Blodgett

Titles: Director of Athletics
Degrees: B.S. University of Maine
Email:
Jenifer Bond

Jenifer Bond

Titles: Library Department Head
Degrees: B.S. Emerson College
M.S. Simmons College
Email:
Emily Bonvechio

Emily Bonvechio

Titles: Little School Head Teacher
Degrees: B.A. Saint Michael's College
Email:
Christine Boulay

Christine Boulay

Titles: Early Childhood Faculty (Nursery)
Degrees: B.A. Rhode Island College, Multiple Subject Credential/Early Childhood: Sonoma State University
Email:
Jennifer Bowdoin

Jennifer Bowdoin

Titles: Science Department Faculty
Degrees: M.S. University of Maine
B.A. Bowdoin College
Email:
Mary Briden

Mary Briden

Titles: World Language Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. University of Damascus (Syria)
Email:
Erin Broderick

Erin Broderick

Titles: Educational Technology Department Faculty
Degrees: MLS, Simmons College
B.A. Dartmouth College
Peter Brooks

Peter Brooks

Titles: Director of Upper School
Degrees: B.A. Middlebury College
M.A. Columbia University
Email:

Meredith Cabral

Titles: Extended Day Staff
Email:
Giovonne Calenda

Giovonne Calenda

Titles: Lower School & Early Childhood Faculty (Studio), Sustainability Coordinator
Degrees: B.A. Providence College
M.S. Wheelock College
Email:
Silvia Campbell

Silvia Campbell

Titles: World Language Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A.J.D. Universidad Catolica de Colombia
LL.M. Universidad Javeriana (Colombia)
Email:
Dominique Castro

Dominique Castro

Titles: Performing Arts Faculty
Degrees: M.M.Ed. Boston University
B.A. Oberlin College
Email:
Isa Cespedes

Isa Cespedes

Titles: Early Childhood Faculty (Pre-Kindergarten)
Degrees: AA Community College of Rhode Island
B.A. Rhode Island College
Email:

Julie Cloutier

Titles: Lower School Assistant Teacher (Kindergarten)
Degrees: MAT Roger Williams University
BA Humboldt State Univeristy
Email:
Valerie Connor

Valerie Connor

Titles: Math Department Faculty
Degrees: B.S. Georgetown University
MAT Roger Williams University
Email:
Sandra Covington

Sandra Covington

Titles: Advancement Services Officer
Degrees: M.S.W. Rutgers University
B.A. Michigan State University
Email:
Colleen Cranshaw

Colleen Cranshaw

Titles: Senior Staff Accountant
Degrees: B.S. U Mass Dartmouth
Email:
Erica Cross

Erica Cross

Titles: Lower School Faculty (Grade 4)
Degrees: B.S. Rhode Island College
Email:

Katarina DaRosa

Titles: Lower School Assistant Teacher (Grade 5)
Email:
Candice De Los Reyes

Candice De Los Reyes

Titles: Exec. Assistant to the Head of School and Coord. of Racial Equity Initiatives for Faculty & Staff
Email:
Maureen Devlin

Maureen Devlin

Titles: Director of Lower School
Degrees: B.A. Endicott College
M.Ed. Lesley College
Email:
Carole Donnelly

Carole Donnelly

Titles: Lower School Administrative Assistant
Degrees: B.S. Bryant College
Email:
Martha Douglas-Osmundson

Martha Douglas-Osmundson

Titles: English Department Faculty, Shakespeare in the City Coordinator
Degrees: B.A. SUNY Fredonia
M.A.T. Manhattanville College
Email:
Courtney Dubois

Courtney Dubois

Titles: Learning Skills Specialist
Degrees: M.A. Providence College
B.A. Providence College
Email:
Sandrine Dundas

Sandrine Dundas

Titles: World Language Department Faculty
Degrees: M.A. Sorbonne University
Email:
Beth Ellis

Beth Ellis

Titles: Director of College Counseling
Degrees: B.A. Gettysburg College
M.A. Lesley University
Email:
Leonard Estrella

Leonard Estrella

Titles: Director of Facilities and Operations
Email:
Barret Fabris

Barret Fabris

Titles: Director of the Center for Justice, Peace, and Global Citizenship
Degrees: B.A. Loyola University
M.S. Drexel University
Ph.D. Trinity College - Dublin
Email:
Sue Farnum

Sue Farnum

Titles: Director of Admission & Financial Aid
Degrees: M.S. University of Rhode Island
B.A. Purdue University
Email:
Carole Figuet

Carole Figuet

Titles: World Language Department Faculty
Degrees: M.A. Lyon 2-Lumiere University, France
Email:
Elizabeth Ford

Elizabeth Ford

Titles: Lower School Faculty (Grade 3)
Degrees: B.A. Adelphi University
M.Ed. Hofstra University
Email:
Maggie Friedfeld

Maggie Friedfeld

Titles: Math Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. University of New Hampshire
M.A.T. Brown University
Email:
Marci Fuller

Marci Fuller

Titles: Little School Assistant Teacher
Email:
Gloria Garcia

Gloria Garcia

Titles: Lower School Assistant Teacher (Grade 4)
Degrees: B.A. Brown University
MAT Brown University
Email:
Molly Garrison

Molly Garrison

Titles: Director of Advancement
Degrees: B.A. Union College
Email:
Shana Germani

Shana Germani

Titles: Little School Floating Teacher
Degrees: B.S. Salem State University
Email:

Emily Gonsalves

Titles: Little School Teacher
Email:
Francisca Gonzalez Cadenas

Francisca Gonzalez Cadenas

Titles: World Language Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. Virgen del Perpetuo Socorro, Spain
Email:
Jennie Green

Jennie Green

Titles: Early Childhood Faculty (Pre-Kindergarten)
Degrees: M.Ed. Cambridge College
B.S. Boston College
Email:
Sean Gustafson

Sean Gustafson

Titles: Maintenance Supervisor
Email:
Deborah Hanney

Deborah Hanney

Titles: Director of Middle School
Degrees: B.A. Brown University
M.A.T. Brown University
Email:
Justin Harper

Justin Harper

Titles: Maintenance Technician
Email:
Catherine Hibbitt

Catherine Hibbitt

Titles: Science Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. Cornell University
M.A.T. Brown University
D.V.M. University of Minnesota
Email:
Doris Hull

Doris Hull

Titles: Math Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. University of Rhode Island
M.A.T. Rhode Island College
Email:
Betsy Hunt

Betsy Hunt

Titles: Associate Director of Communications
Degrees: B.A. George Washington University
Email:

Chloe Hurley

Titles: English Department Faculty
Email:
Hillary Jackson

Hillary Jackson

Titles: Early Childhood Faculty (Nursery)
Degrees: B.S. University of Vermont
Email:
Sonia Jimenez Rodriguez

Sonia Jimenez Rodriguez

Titles: World Language Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. University of Cordoba (Spain)
M.A. University of Cordoba (Spain)
Email:
Washawn Jones

Washawn Jones

Titles: Advancement Officer
Degrees: B.A. UMass Dartmouth
M.S. Emmanuel College
Email:
Elyse Kaprielian

Elyse Kaprielian

Titles: Little School Assistant Teacher
Degrees: B.A. Rhode Island College
Email:
Jessica Kimball-Veeder

Jessica Kimball-Veeder

Titles: History Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. Middlebury College
M.Ed. Boston University
Email:
Holly Kindl

Holly Kindl

Titles: World Language Department Head
Degrees: B.A. University of Colorado
M.A.T.L. University of Southern Mississippi
Brenda Konopelko

Brenda Konopelko

Titles: Chief Financial Officer
Degrees: M.B.A. University of Rhode Island
B.S. Bryant University
Email:
Ellen Kwiatkowski

Ellen Kwiatkowski

Titles: Accounts Payable Clerk
Degrees: B.S. Bryant College
Email:

Abigail LaLiberte

Titles: Extended Day Staff
Email:
Shannon Lambert

Shannon Lambert

Titles: Math Department Head
Degrees: B.A. Providence College
Sophie Lau

Sophie Lau

Titles: Head of School
Degrees: M.A. University of Massachusetts, Amherst
A.B. Princeton University
Email:
Kim Lawrence

Kim Lawrence

Titles: Upper & Middle School Administrative Assistant
Degrees: Certificate - Katharine Gibbs School
Email:
Meagan Lenihan

Meagan Lenihan

Titles: Lower School Librarian
Degrees: B.S. University of Rhode Island
M.L.I.S. University of Rhode Island
Email:
Renee Lisa

Renee Lisa

Titles: Little School Teacher
Email:
Kimberly Lough

Kimberly Lough

Titles: Director of the Little School, Early Childhood and Auxiliary Programs
Degrees: B.A. Rhode Island College
Email:
Kimani Lumsden

Kimani Lumsden

Titles: Performing Arts Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. University of Massachusetts
Email:
Rebecca Maizel

Rebecca Maizel

Titles: English Department Faculty
Degrees: M.F.A. Vermont College of Fine Arts
M.A. Rhode Island College
B.S. Boston University
Email:
Ruth Marris-Macaulay

Ruth Marris-Macaulay

Titles: History Department Head
Degrees: B.A. University of Leeds, England
M.A. Brown University
Email:

Don Mays

Titles: Performing Arts Department Faculty
Email:
Ann McAree

Ann McAree

Titles: Early Childhood Faculty (Pre-Kindergarten)
Degrees: B.A. University of Rhode Island
Email:
Mary McConnell

Mary McConnell

Titles: Physical Education Faculty
Degrees: B.S. Bryant College
M. Ed. Providence College
Email:
Emily McNeil

Emily McNeil

Titles: Chef
Email:

Michael Micale

Titles: Systems Administrator
Email:

Chantelle Micheli

Titles: Little School Teacher
Email:
John Minahan

John Minahan

Titles: English Department Faculty
Degrees: A.B. Georgetown University;
M.M. Catholic University of America
A.M., Ph.D. Brown University
Email:
Wendy Morris

Wendy Morris

Titles: World Language Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. Holy Cross College
M.A.T. University of Massachusetts - Amherst
Email:
Diane Mota

Diane Mota

Titles: Administrative Assistant to Admission
Degrees: Certificate - Stone Hill College
Email:
Caroline Mullaney

Caroline Mullaney

Titles: Associate Director of Admission, Strategic Communication and Engagement
Degrees: B.A. Lafayette College
Diane Murphy

Diane Murphy

Titles: School Nurse
Degrees: B.S. University of Rhode Island
Melanie Neves

Melanie Neves

Titles: Associate Director of Admission
Degrees: B.A. Rhode Island College
Email:
Kara Newman-Gilligan

Kara Newman-Gilligan

Titles: Dean of Upper and Middle School
Degrees: B.A. Rowan University
M.A. Morehead State University
Email:
Anna Painter

Anna Painter

Titles: Lower School Faculty (STEAM)
Degrees: M.Ed. Lesley University
B.A. Colby College
Kaitlin Palmieri

Kaitlin Palmieri

Titles: Lower School Faculty (Grade 5)
Degrees: B.A. Fordham University
M.A.T. Roger Williams University
Abigail Perry

Abigail Perry

Titles: Associate Director of College Counseling
Degrees: A.B. Brown University
M.T. University of Virginia
Email:
Faith Pine

Faith Pine

Titles: Learning Skills Specialist
Degrees: B.S. Rhode Island College
Email:

Lorraine Procaccini

Titles: Little School Teacher
Email:
Mia Puddington

Mia Puddington

Titles: English Department Faculty
Degrees: M.A.T. Brown University
B.A. Connecticut College
Email:

Sophia Rabb

Titles: English Department Faculty
Email:
Kristin Raia

Kristin Raia

Titles: Lower School Faculty (Grade 2)
Degrees: B.A. Providence College
Email:
Ashley Rappa

Ashley Rappa

Titles: Director of Marketing & Communications
Degrees: B.A. Vassar College
Email:
Heather Rigney

Heather Rigney

Titles: Visual Arts Department Faculty
Degrees: B.F.A., Montserrat College of Art 1995
M.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design 1997
Olivia Rodrigues

Olivia Rodrigues

Titles: Afternoon Receptionist
Email:
Heather Ryan

Heather Ryan

Titles: Little School Assistant Teacher
Email:

Katelyn Ryan

Titles: Little School Teacher
Email:
Julie Savage

Julie Savage

Titles: Lower School Faculty (Kindergarten)
Degrees: B.A. University of Massachusetts - Amherst
M.S. Wheelock College
Email:
Masha Schiller

Masha Schiller

Titles: School Psychologist
Degrees: B.A. Brandeis University
Ph.D. University of Rhode Island
Email:
Elizabeth Sheridan

Elizabeth Sheridan

Titles: Receptionist
Degrees: B.A. University of Rhode Island
Email:
Julie Stafford

Julie Stafford

Titles: Human Resources Manager
Degrees: B.S. Saint Joseph's College of Maine
Email:
Emma Stenberg

Emma Stenberg

Titles: English Department Head
Degrees: B.A. Saint Michael's College
Email:
Elizabeth Swardlick

Elizabeth Swardlick

Titles: Early Childhood Faculty
Degrees: B.A. Hampshire College
M.F.A. The Center for Cartoon Studies
Email:
Tanika Sweeney

Tanika Sweeney

Titles: Little School Head Teacher
Email:
Beatrice Swift

Beatrice Swift

Titles: English Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. University of Chicago
M.A.T. University of Chicago
M.A., Ph.D Brown University
Email:

Alicia Taylor

Titles: Science Faculty
Email:
Anita Thompson

Anita Thompson

Titles: Visual Arts Department Head
Degrees: B.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design
MA Rhode Island College
Email:
Courtney Trafton

Courtney Trafton

Titles: Associate Director of Advancement
Degrees: B.A. Quinnipiac University
James Turner

James Turner

Titles: Science Department Faculty
Email:
Sara Vivenzio

Sara Vivenzio

Titles: Little School Teacher & Staff Coordinator
Degrees: B.A. Bridgewater State University
Samantha Weiman

Samantha Weiman

Titles: History Department Faculty
Degrees: M.A. Brown University
B.A. University of Minnesota
Email:
Elana Joy Wetzner

Elana Joy Wetzner

Titles: Visual Arts Department Faculty, Upper School Photography
Degrees: M.F.A. Rhode Island School of Design
B.F.A. Massachusetts College of Art
Teryl Wilson

Teryl Wilson

Titles: Director of Information Systems & Administrative Assistants/Registrar
Degrees: B.S. Kaplan University
A.S. Bristol Community College
Email:
Katy Wood

Katy Wood

Titles: Science Department Faculty
Degrees: B.A. Mount Holyoke
M.A. Brown University
Colleen Zeitz

Colleen Zeitz

Titles: Math & Library Departments Faculty
Degrees: B.S. Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Ph.D. Brown University
Email:
Sheila Zuccarello

Sheila Zuccarello

Titles: Accompanist
Degrees: B.M. Rhode Island College
Email: