Faculty & Administration

Bright Water Waldorf School Faculty & Administration

Bright Water Waldorf School has an experienced and committed faculty from a variety of backgrounds. All class teachers are Waldorf-trained – and all faculty are dedicated to their development as educators. The faculty and administration of Bright Water Waldorf School endeavor to work together in a spirit of cooperation and collaboration, both with each other and with the parents of their students. These committed partnerships help meet each child’s educational, developmental, and social needs.

Early Childhood Faculty

Zoe Ryan: Lily Pond Kindergarten Lead Teacher
Carolyn McRae: Woodland Kindergarten Lead Teacher
Benjamin Schmechel: Woodland Kindergarten Assistant Teacher
Maggie Geare: Lily Pond Assistant Teacher
Sophie Scheller: Kindergarten Afternoon Assistant 
Robin Laskowski: Honeybees Preschool Lead Teacher
Milana Norbut : Sandpiper Preschool Teacher
Dina Trapalis: Honeybees Preschool Assistant Teacher

Grade School Faculty Subject Teachers Administration

Dr. Jayasri Ghosh: Head of Schooljghosh@brightwaterschool.org
David Bergler: Director of Admission
Katie Söderlind: Manager of Administrative and Student Services
Carrie Hampton: Administrative Assistant
Julie Jetland – Director of Finance & Operations
Ella Slaker – Receptionist

Extended Day

Jacob Slingland

Rachel Bull