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RSSAA - Rudolf Steiner School of Ann Arbor

Staff

Administration Staff

All School Administration

Sandra Greenstone Administrator PreK-12    
Cindy Harrington College Chair    
Carolyn Raschke Finance Manager    
Katrina Klaphake Development Director    
Ashlea Walton Development Associate    
Janine Huber Admissions Strategist and Coordinator PreK-12    
Juliet Ballard Marketing Director    
Cassie Standke Internal Communications    
Alex Western Business Office Assistant    

Lower School Administration

Peggy Wilson LS Coordinator pwilson@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141 ext 24
Maggie Crawford EC Coordinator mcrawford@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141 ext 32
Angela Gladstone EC Faculty Chair agladstone@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Lenore Pacitto Facilities Manager lpacitto@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141 ext 33
Naomi Avril EC Coordinator Assistants nweinert@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Elysse Dowden edowden@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Joann Constantinides Faculty Administrative Assisstant jconstantinides@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141 ext 33
Catherine Carlson Administrative Assistant ccarlson@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141 ext 22
Carole Pfeiffer Administrative Assistant cpfeiffer@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141 ext 34
Lauren Hughes LS Coordinator Assistant lhughes@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141 ext 21
Joseph Allen Maintenance Supervisor jallen@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141 ext 30

High School Administration

Sian Owen-Cruise HS Coordinator    
Gary Banks HS Faculty Chair    
Barbara Dumbrigue Registrar    
Roderica Casey Administrative Assistant    
Fikisha Taylor Office Manager    
Alex Western Receptionist    
Ted Dumbrigue Building Manager    

Early Childhood Faculty and Staff

Kindergarten (Redbird) Paul Trombley ptrombley@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Kindergarten (Bluebird) Wendy Abate wabate@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Kindergarten (Purple Finch) Allyssa Kadlitz akadlitz@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Kindergarten (Wren) Rachel White rwhite@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Kindergarten (Nuthatch) Tara McKnight tmcknight@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Pre-Kindergarten (Chickadee) Angela Gladstone agladstone@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Pre-Kindergarten (Robin) Anne Birney abirney@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Parent-Child Caitie Shaughnessy-Parrish cshaughnessy@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Angela Gladstone agladstone@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Golden Eagles Director Tara McKnight    
Golden Eagles Leads Anna Kamitses    
Junko Meschievitz    
Early Childhood Assistants Junko Meschievitz

   
Ruthie Watza    
Trina Lacey    
Tyler Kieras    
Olivia Kagan    
Aline Nass    
Daiga Nixon    
Angelica Hangartner    
Parent Child Assistants Sara VanderMeulen    
Ingrid Picazo    
Beforecare Assistants Crystal Collin    
Olivia Kagan    
Afternoon/Aftercare Early Childhood Lead Sara Schropp    
Afternoon/Aftercare Assistants Aaron Conley

   
Barbara Nitsche    
Miles Greenstone    
Elysse Dowden    
Anthea van Geloven    
Kristina Chetcuti    
Petar Simic    
Floater Crystal Collin    

Lower School Faculty and Staff

Class Teachers

Grade 1 Shannon Baer sbaer@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Grade 2 Karen Sheridan ksheridan@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Grade 3 Caroline Freitag cfreitag@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Grade 4 Margot Amrine mamrine@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Grade 5 Nora Curtis ncurtis@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Grade 6 Cynthia Wilson cwilson@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Grade 7 Calisa Tucker ctucker@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Grade 8 Claudia Browne cbrowne@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141

Special Subject Faculty

Art Sudee Taormina staormina@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Choral Music (all school) Cheryl VanDuzen cvanduzen@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Educational Support Cheryl Piotrowski cpiotrowski@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Games / Gym Jessica Singleton jsingleton@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Gardening (Grades 2-4) Celia Larsen clarsen@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
German Margarete Walsh mwalsh@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Handwork Cynthia Harrington charrington@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Instrumental Music Bob Rohwer rrohwer@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Mandarin / Chinese Yikuan Chen ychen@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Recorder Beth Gilford bgilford@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Spanish Perla Schaeberle pschaeberle@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Violin Daniel H. Winnick dwinnick@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Woodworking Ron Zang rzang@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141

Additional Faculty and Staff

Waldorf Educational Support Barbara Boeheim bboeheim@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Aftercare Coordinator Maria Mack mmack@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Beforecare Coordinator Ruth-Elaine Watza rwilliams@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Librarians Andrea Basso abasso@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
Karen Totten ktotten@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141

High School Faculty and Staff

Full Time Faculty

Math & Chemistry Gary Banks    
English & Drama Mary Emery    
Physics, Earth Science & Math Geoff Robb    
Fine Arts Elena Townsend-Efimova    
Gardening, Biology & Botany Erica Choberka    
Mathematics Katie Andrews    
History Brent Schulte    
Chorus Cheryl VanDuzen    

Special Subject Faculty

Architecture Robert Black    
Art Nataliya Pryzant    
Choir and Men’s Chorus John Hummel    
College Preparation Sian Owen-Cruise    
Computers Alexander Perrin    
Economics David Owen-Cruise    
ESL Gloria Mason    
Flute Kassia Martin    
German Susann Claar    
Angelika Walker    
Walburga Zahn    
Guitar Kyle Neely    
Math Onastazia Mullen    
Alex Perrin    
Reading and History Denise McCauley    
Spanish Melissa Ellsworth    
Magaly D. Nagpal    
Nereida Nazzaro    
Steel Drums Coach Lyndon Sorzano    
Strings / Violin Bob Rohwer    
Woodworking Ron Zang    

Additional Faculty and Staff

Librarian Eileen Ho    

Athletics

LS Athletic Director Ina Gerdenich igerdenich@steinerschool.org 734-995-4141
HS Athletic Director Katie Andrews    
HS Assistant Athletic Director Brent Schulte    
Cross Country Carol Benedict    
Robert Benedict    
Girls Volleyball LS
Boys Basketball LS Felix Paulick    
Kirk Hoffman    
Girls Basketball LS Audree Davis    
Adam Rosier    
Boys Basketball HS Mike Doyle    
Girls Basketball HS Brent Schulte    
Soccer LS Adam Rosier    
Felix Paulick    
Girls Soccer HS Chris Andrews    
Boys Soccer HS Jim Zwolensky    
Track LS TBD