Meet Team Ancona

We are an inspired team of committed individuals who work hard to make the Ancona School an extraordinary educational experience. We continuously look to cutting-edge thinking and best practices in progressive education to keep Ancona fresh, relevant, and inspired. We are driven by curiosity, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity— just like our students!

<b>Nancy Nassr</b>
Nancy NassrHead of School
<b> Baba Adeyemi</b>
Baba AdeyemiFacilities
<b>Melanie Ahmad</b>
Melanie AhmadDirector of Admissions
<strong>Greg Andricopulos</strong>
Greg AndricopulosChief Financial Officer
<b>Wayne Baldwin</b>
Wayne BaldwinMusic Teacher
<b>Heather Black-Alexander</b>
Heather Black-AlexanderHead Teacher, 3rd and 4th Grade
<b>Yaritxa Banuelos</b>
<b>Yaritxa Banuelos</b>Preprimary Assistant Teacher
<strong>Rachel Bomher</strong>
Rachel BomherLearning Specialist
<strong>Hannah Breed</strong>
<strong>Hannah Breed</strong>World Language and Culture Teacher - Spanish
<b>Tayé Brown</b>
Tayé BrownAthletics Director and PE Teacher
<b>Jennifer Coleman</b>
<b>Jennifer Coleman</b>Facilities Director
<b>Johanna Colon-Lopez</b>
Johanna Colon-LopezWorld Language and Culture Teacher—Spanish
<b>Kira Dault</b>
<b>Kira Dault</b>Director of Marketing and Communications
<b>Patricia Erington</b>
Patricia EringtonBusiness Manager
<strong>Ainsley Fleetwood</strong>
<strong>Ainsley Fleetwood</strong>Preprimary Head Teacher
<b>Luis Flores</b>
Luis FloresFacilities
<b>Angela Ford</b>
Angela FordArt Teacher, P3-4th Grade
<b>Jerome Garner</b>
Jerome GarnerPreprimary Extended Day Teacher
<b>Tony Gleason</b>
Tony GleasonSchool Counselor
<b>Janet Gray-McKennis</b>
Janet Gray-McKennisHead Teacher, 3rd and 4th Grade
<b>Dave Hamlett</b>
Dave HamlettFacilities
<b>Elizabeth Hamlett</b>
Elizabeth HamlettMusic Teacher
<b>Meagan Harlow</b>
<b>Meagan Harlow</b>Interim Student Support Team Division Head
<b>Jenny Hempel</b>
Jenny HempelHead Teacher, 1st and 2nd Grade
<b>Liz Iverson</b>
Liz IversonHead Teacher, 7th and 8th Grade Language Arts and Social Studies
<b>Kait Kumar</b>
<b>Kait Kumar</b>School Nurse, COVID Leader
<b>Peggy Malone</b>
Peggy MaloneHead Teacher, Preprimary
<b>Angie Martinez</b>
Angie MartinezAssistant Director of External Affairs—Advancement
<b>Taylor Mock</b>
Taylor MockOffice Manager
Sarah Noonan
Sarah NoonanHead Teacher, 1st and 2nd Grade
<b>Mary Nwabueze</b>
Mary NwabuezeAccountant
<b>J.D. Pirtle</b>
<b>J.D. Pirtle</b>Middle School Art Teacher and Advisor
<b>Luca Prazeres</b>
Luca PrazeresAssistant Teacher, 1st and 2nd Grade
<b>Yolita Ray</b>
Yolita RayAssistant Teacher, Preprimary
<b>Jozsef Raduly</b>
<b>Jozsef Raduly</b>Middle School Science and Math Teacher and 7/8 Advisor
<b>Jenilynn Redila</b>
<b>Jenilynn Redila</b>5th and 6th Grade Science and Math Teacher and Advisor
<b>Bert Rice</b>
Bert RiceAssistant Teacher, 3rd and 4th Grade
<b>Ivan Rice</b>
Ivan RiceAssistant Teacher, 1st and 2nd Grade
<b>Jerome Shannon</b>
Jerome ShannonDirector of Auxiliary Programs
<b>Alisa Smith</b>
Alisa SmithHead Teacher, 5th and 6th Grade Language Arts and Social Studies
<b>Marsha Stewart</b>
Marsha StewartLibrarian
<b>Jon Stoper</b>
Jon StoperDirector of Technology
<b>Chris Weber</b>
Chris WeberOutdoor Learning Educator
<b>Delia West</b>
<b>Delia West</b>Assistant Teacher, 3rd/4th Grade
<b>Rodney Williams</b>
Rodney WilliamsTechnology Integration Coordinator