Cascades Academy Independent School PK-12

Faculty and Staff


Christina Albert

Lower School Teacher (Pre-Kindergarten)

Julie Amberg

Head of School

Emily Bachofner

Lower School Teacher (Pre-K)

Colette Boylan

Lower School STEM Specialist

Becky Bressman


Jessica Byron

Advancement Coordinator

John Cardwell

Upper School Math Teacher

Courtney Carlson

Upper School Humanities Teacher

Carolyn Carry-McDonald

Executive Assistant

Barb Cartmell

Director of Admission

Jessi Christiansen

Lower School Head

Caitlin Ciannella

Director of Advancement

Pete Covell

Middle School Spanish & PE Teacher; 6th Grade Advisor; Athletic Director

Caroline Daniels

Lower School Teacher (1st Grade)

Anne-Marie Eklund

Middle School Science and Health Teacher; 7th Grade Advisor

Autumn Elkins

Lower School Teacher (4th Grade)

Marti Fields Johnson

Front Office

Merry Fiore

Lower School Teacher (2nd Grade)

Tim Green

Middle School Social Studies Teacher; 8th Grade Advisor; Middle School Head

Kenny Hadden

Upper School Math/Science

Joshua Klaus

Upper School Spanish and Environmental Science Teacher; Upper School Head

Katie Lamarre

Director of Curriculum and College Counseling

Amy Meadow

Art Teacher

Rose Moisan

Lower School Teacher (4th/5th Grade)

Aaron Moorhead

Middle School Math Teacher and IDEA Lab Manager

Stacy Nahlik

Upper School STEM Coordinator

Hailee Newman

Spanish Teacher (Lower and Upper School)

Patrick Oldham

Extended Day Program

Scott Oncken

Facilities Systems Manager

Patrick Pearsall

Music Teacher

Jane Pierie

Lower School Teacher (Kindergarten)

Leah Rapaport

Director of Counseling

Tracy Repman Sims

Lower School Teacher (2nd Grade)

Becca Schroeder

Middle School English & Math Teacher; 7th Grade Advisor

Bernadette Shilliam

Office Manager & Registrar

Paul Snape

Upper School Math, Science & Robotics Teacher

Mark Stamler

Business Manager

Derrick Strang

Lower School Music Teacher

Andrea Thomas

Lower School Teacher (P.E. & Learning Specialist)

Jeff Wenger

Upper School Humanities Teacher