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Faculty & Staff


Faculty & Staff

Debbie Abeles
ECC Teacher
Sari Abrams
Parenting Institute Coordinator
Sigal Abukrat
1st and 2nd Grade Judaic Studies Teacher
Farideh Ahdout
ECC Assistant Teacher
Liz Aniel
ECC Assistant Teacher
Sharon Bacharach
Elementary School Counselor
Abbey Bachrach
Assistant to Head of School
Michelle Barton
Principal, Elementary School
Artie Bass
ECC Behaviorist
Dassi Bass
ECC Teacher
Angie Bass
Early Childhood Director
Rex Beaber
Elementary School STEAM Teacher
Noa Ben Tov
1st Grade Assistant Teacher
Karen Benyishay
Day School Receptionist
Hanna Bick
Elementary School Judaic Studies Music Teacher
Lesley Bloom
ECC and Day School Admission Director
Dannielle Borggrebe
Elementary School PE Teacher
Siobhan Carroll
Middle School Math Teacher and Middle School Math Department Chair
Essia Cartoon-Fredman
Librarian
Rabbi Chaim Tureff
Rav Beit Sefer and Middle School Judaic Studies Teacher
Bat-Sheva Cohen
4th Grade Judaic Studies Assistant Teacher
Rachel Cohen
ECC Teacher
Jenny Cowan
ECC Teacher
Miriam Dimant
ECC Assistant Teacher
Tova Elad
1st Grade Assistant Teacher
Francine Farkas
ECC Teacher
Gabby Friedenthal
Middle School Executive Functioning Specialist
Whitney Gaglio
Elementary School Reading Specialist
Walter Galdamez
Office Assistant
Melody Goldstein
Kindergarten General Studies Assistant Teacher
Eliana Harris
ECC Assistant Teacher
Eric Hartung
Middle School Science Teacher and Middle School Science Department Chair
Aliza Hendizadeh
5th Grade Judaic Studies Assistant Teacher
Sivan Hetsroni
Gesher Assistant Teacher
Erica Huls
Director of Educational Technology
Nili Isenberg
Middle School Judaic Studies Teacher
Tina Kaminski
Ulpan Teacher
Bella Kapp
2nd Grade General Studies Teacher
Hanna Kario
Middle School Hebrew Teacher
Samantha Kelley
Administrative Assistant
Hanna Keynan
Elementary School Art Specialist
Rachel Klein
ECC Teacher
Lara Krinsky
ECC Assistant Teacher
Shuli Kupchan
ECC Teacher
Shira Landau
Middle School Counselor
Adriana Laufer
ECC Assistant Teacher
Lilac Lebovic
Gesher Teacher
Diana Levi
Middle School Hebrew Teacher
Jill Linder
Judaic Studies Principal
Debi Lozano
Assistant to the ECC Director
Elham Makabi
Business Manager
Hadar Malka
2nd Grade Assistant Teacher
Shila Massachi
ECC Assistant Teacher
Sandra Mejia
ECC Assistant Teacher
Deena Messinger
1st Grade General Studies Teacher and Elementary School Parent Liaison
Elana Miro
1st and 2nd Grade Judaic Studies Teacher
Donna Mizrachi
ECC Assistant Teacher
Janet Mollarabie
ECC Assistant Teacher
Luba Nikitenko
ECC Teacher
Laura Notowitz
Middle School Judaic Studies Teacher
Dr. Olanna Mills
Middle School Humanities Teacher
Mia Pardo
Middle School Humanities Teacher and Middle School Humanities Department Chair
Hilla Pikary
2nd Grade Assistant Teacher
Michelle Porjes
Director of Student Services
Chirli Rabbani
5th Grade Judaic Studies Teacher
Mona Raoufpour
ECC Teacher
Kira Rappaport
ECC Music Specialist and Elementary School General Studies Music Teacher
Farah Reiz
ECC Assistant Teacher
Ariela Rohatiner
ECC Assistant Teacher
Tamar Rosenfeld
4th Grade Judaic Studies Teacher
Seth Rosenzweig
Director of Development
Erica Rothblum
Head of School
Julie Schimmel
3rd Grade Judaic Studies Teacher
Barbara Schmidt
Elementary School Enrichment Teacher
Shira Sergant
5th Grade General Studies Teacher
Rita Shachar
Kindergarten Judaic Studies Teacher
Danielle Simantob
2nd Grade General Studies Teacher and WASC Coordinator
Adam Sklar
ECC Assistant Teacher
Emily St. Lifer
Development Associate
Meghan Stein
3rd Grade General Studies Teacher
Jodi Subel
3rd Grade General Studies Teacher
Sarah Tannenbaum
Director of Operations
Dafna Taryle
ECC Assistant Teacher
Perry Tessel
3rd Grade General Studies Assistant Teacher
Inez Tiger
Middle School Principal
Shannon Weissman
Kindergarten General Studies Teacher
Corey Wexler
Middle School Musical Director
Natalie White
Middle School Kesher Teacher
Ronnie Winbush
Middle School PE Coach

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