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Our Faculty & Staff

Springmont’s faculty members are highly skilled with an average of more than 15 years' experience in the classroom; half hold advanced degrees. For our Teachers, Montessori education is more than a job - it is a way of life. Twenty-four full-time Teachers and sixteen full-time Teacher Assistants guide students 18 months through 8th grade.  Springmont's faculty strives for professional excellence by adhering to AMI standards and best practices of progressive education.
  Name Title
Jon Alden Alden, Jon Head of School
Janette Berne Berne, Janette School Counselor
Ellen Boecker Boecker, Ellen Upper Elementary Teacher
Anabel Brcek Brcek, Anabel Spanish Teacher
Eva Brooks Brooks, Eva Elementary Assistant
Marquisha Carr Johnson Carr Johnson, Marquisha Office Administrator
Laura Cassell Cassell, Laura Primary Teacher
Thomson Chuites Chuites, Thomson Middle School Teacher
Chris Cone Cone, Chris Lower Elementary Teacher
Theresa Dean Dean, Theresa Art Teacher
Zaiba Farooqui Farooqui, Zaiba Toddler Teacher
Nicole Fedorow Fedorow, Nicole Upper Elementary Teacher
Victoria FitzSimons FitzSimons, Victoria Upper Elementary Assistant
Marsha Fleming Fleming, Marsha Middle School Teacher
Jeanie Fox Fox, Jeanie Primary Teacher
Cara Friedline Friedline, Cara Primary Teacher/ Toddler/Primary Division Head
Kelcy Gatson Gatson, Kelcy IT Manager
Carissa Gibson Gibson, Carissa Music Teacher
Rebecca Giddens Giddens, Rebecca Primary Teacher
Jeanetta Johnson Johnson, Jeanetta Director of Finance
Jessica Jones Jones, Jessica Primary Assistant
Patricia Jordan Jordan, Patricia Lower Elementary Teacher
Kimberly Kite-Powell Kite-Powell, Kimberly Elementary Assistant
Louisa Leman, Louisa "Lola" Primary Assistant
Alison Leveson-Jones Leveson-Jones, Alison Toddler Assistant
Jackie Muse Muse, Jackie Plus Teacher
Jamal Neason Neason, Jamal Elementary Extended Day Coordinator
Sam Newman Newman, Sam Middle School Teacher
Tiffany Orem Orem, Tiffany Physical Education Teacher
Livia Osorio Osorio, Livia Lower Elementary Teacher
Christy Pelzer Pelzer, Christy Bursar/Registrar
Jackie Poss Poss, Jackie Primary Assistant
Virginia Poulin Poulin, Virginia Toddler Assistant
Andrea Restifo Restifo, Andrea Director of Admission
Janice Roberts Roberts, Janice Elementary Curriculum Coordinator
Sianda Ruiz Ruiz, Sianda Primary Assistant
Remzije Shala Shala, Remzije Toddler Teacher
Dajar Showers Showers, Dajar Primary Teacher
Patricia Solomon Solomon, Patricia Receptionist
Heather South South, Heather Plus Teacher
Gretchen Stamps Stamps, Gretchen Middle School Teacher
Violetta Stanescu Stanescu, Violetta Spanish Teacher
Billy Staton Staton, Billy Facilities Manager
Lauren Stevenson Stevenson, Lauren Director of Development and Alumni Relations
Haley Stonecipher Stonecipher, Haley Primary Associate Teacher
Julie Strickland Strickland, Julie Marketing & Communications Manager
Tabassum Syed Syed, Tabassum Toddler Assistant
Claire Tadeo Tadeo, Claire Art Teacher
Brian Tierney Tierney, Brian Elementary Assistant
Nicole Torres Torres, Nicole Associate Head for Elementary & Middle Learning
Rosanne Tricoles Tricoles, Rosanne Primary Teacher
ReLiang Tsang Tsang, ReLiang Lower Elementary Assistant
Loida Underwood Underwood, Loida Toddler Assistant
Abby Vines Vines, Abby Plus Teacher
Leslie Wachter Wachter, Leslie Media Center Specialist
Michelle Wolfersberger Wolfersberger, Michelle Outdoor Science Education Teacher