ADMINISTRATION AND STAFF

 

OFFICE OF THE HEAD OF SCHOOL

  • Townsend, Stephanie G., 2014.  Head of School.  B.A. University of Connecticut, M.A. Middlebury College
  • Bowden, Dan Leslie, 1955.  Advisor to the Head of School.  A.B. Berry College
  • Robaina-Gollan, Myriam, 2012.  Executive Administrative Assistant to the Head of School.  M.B.A., Ph.D. Canterbury College Business School

UPPER SCHOOL CAMPUS

  • Mills, Ken, 2012.  Acting Head of Upper School, Science Department Chair.  B.A. Williams College, M.S.T. Rutgers University
  • Carey, Jennifer, 2013.  Director of Educational Technology, Social Sciences.  B.A. University of Miami, M.A. University of California - Los Angeles
  • Gonzalez, Maria Elena, 1998.  Administrative Assistant to the Associate Head of School
  • Hunter, Bruce, 2015.  Interim Director of College Counseling.  B.A. Allegheny College, M.A. Radford Colleg, M.A. University of Wisconsin
  • Jolivert, Claudia, 2008.  Associate Director of College Counseling.  B.S. Georgetown University, M.I.A. Columbia University
  • King, Jr., John A., 1999. Director of Studies, Greening Coordinator, Senior Class Advisor, Social Sciences. B.A., M.A. Emory University, Ph.D. Vanderbilt University
  • Meehan, Djiara, 2013.  Associate Director of College Counseling.  B.A. Vanderbilt University, M.A. University of Minnesota
  • Meneses, Ana, 2003.  Director of Administrative Technology.  B.B.A., B.S. Florida International University
  • Nino, Sandra, 2005.  Administrative Assistant to the Upper School Deans.  B.A., M.S. St. Thomas University
  • Norcini, Susana, 1998.  Webmaster.  B.A. Pennsylvania State University
  • Pierce, Gloria, 1986.  Archivist.  B.F.A. University of Illinois
  • Puigbo, Andres, 2014.  Performing Arts Facilities Technical Director, Performing Arts.
  • Regis, Monique, 2005.  Front Office and School Calendar Coordinator
  • Rosenfels, Jeremiah, 2010.  Director of Experiential Programs, Social Sciences.  B.A. University of Iowa, M.A. New York University
  • Samimy, Ellen, 2013.  Director of Counseling, Social Sciences.  B.A. Boston University, M.A. University of Massachusetts
  • Sanderson, Taber, 2012.  Assistant Director of Administrative Technology.  B.A. Washington College
  • Santiago, Haydee, 2010.  Registrar and Administrative Assistant to College Counseling
  • Stone, Joshua, 2006.  Dean of Students, English.  B.A. Emory University, M.A., Ph.D. University of Miami
  • Torres, Norma, 2013. Nurse.  A.S. Miami Dade College, A.A. Union College
  • Willis, Thomas, 2015.  Permanent Substitute and Calendar Manager, Coach

DEPARTMENT CHAIRS 

  • English - Groeninger, Michael
  • Mathematics - Duty, Jean
  • Performing Arts - Warfel, Scott
  • Physical Education - Peluso, Christine
  • Science - Mills, Ken
  • Social Sciences - Nero, Jennifer
  • Visual Arts - Rodriguez, Jose
  • World Languages - Urbina, Guillermo 

MIDDLE SCHOOL CAMPUS

  • Rodriguez, Rachel, 2005. Head of Middle School, English.  B.S. Florida International University, M.S. Nova Southeastern University
  • Stamler, Shelly, 2008. Assistant Middle School Director, English.  B.A. University of Miami, M.S. Nova Southeastern University, J.D. University of San Francisco
  • Aguilar, Patricia, 1990. Administrative Assistant to the Middle School Director
  • DiPace, Pete,2011. Dean of Students, Social Sciences, Coach.  B.S. Florida State University, J.D. St. Thomas University
  • Gregorio, Marie, 2014.  Nurse.  B.S. Mount Saint Mary College
  • Hall, Francie, 2014.  Front Office Support
  • Housiaux, Charles, 2007. Assistant Director of Studies, Summer Explorations Director, English Department Coordinator, Coach.  B.A. University of Wisconsin
  • Knowles, Quincy, 2014.  Assistant Technical Director.  B.M. Florida Atlantic University
  • Perez-Gonzalez, Isis, 2008.  Middle School Counselor.  B.S. Florida International University, M.A.Nova Southeastern University
  • Phirangee, Marisa Quinn, 2004.  Assistant Director of Educational Technology.  B.B.A. Florida International University, M.S. Nova Southeastern University
  • Siegler, Gregory, 1987.  Middle School Activities Director, Mathematics, Computer Science.  B.S. Ohio State University, M.Ed. Florida International University

MIDDLE SCHOOL DEPARTMENT COORDINATORS

  • English - Housiaux, Charles
  • Mathematics - Onorati, Ginny
  • Performing Arts - Leibinger, Cathryn
  • Physical Education - Mondell, Michelle
  • Science - Palacios, Gustavo
  • Social Sciences - Mauro, Joe
  • Visual Arts - Munoz, Elsa
  • World Languages - Bassuk, Bobbie

ADMISSION OFFICE

  • Sayfie Zichella '93, Amy, 2002.  Director of Admission.  B.A. Florida State University
  • Milanes, Jackie, 2001.  Director of Financial Aid and Assistant Director of Admission.  C.L.A. Florida International University
  • Bott, Ana A., 1990.  Admission Assistant

ADVANCEMENT OFFICE

  • Cox, Stephanie D., 2015.  Chief Advancement Officer.  B.A. University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Bonafonte, Melissa, 2010.  Director of Annual Giving.  B.A. University of Arizona, M.B.A. Thunderbird School of Global Management
  • Crosland, Jody, 2005.  Parent Relations Coordinator and Advancement Associate.  B.A., M.P.A. West Virginia University
  • Kores, Suzanne, 2012.  Director of Communications.  B.F.A Memphis College of Art, M.F.A. University of Miami
  • Mercadal, Tony, 2013.  Director of Advancement Services.  B.A. University of Miami
  • Retchless, Danielle Phillips, 2012.  Advancement Associate and Events Coordinator.  B.A. State University of New York at Buffalo
  • Smith, Rhonda, 2015.  Database Specialist.  B.A. University of Miami
  • Williamson '88, Vicki Carbonell, 2009.  Director of Alumni Relations.  B.A. Boston College

ATHLETICS

  • Grubair, Claude, 1999.  Director of Athletics and Summer Programs, Coach.  B.A. University of Miami
  • Armas, Daisy, 1998.  Administrative Assistant for Athletics and Summer Programs.  A.A. Miami-Dade Community College
  • Blake, Mosi, 2000.  Upper School Athletic Trainer.  B.S. Barry University
  • Crivello, Gonzalo, 2012.  Director of the Waterfront, Physical Education, Coach.  B.A. University of South Florida
  • De Angulo, Andy, 1999.  Director of Aquatic Center and Athletic Facilities, Assistant Athletic Director, Coach.  B.A. University of Miami
  • Howlan, Steve, 1987.  Equipment Manager, Coach.  B.A. Florida International University
  • Kelly, Roy, 2007.  Middle School Athletic Supervisor.  B.S. Florida International University
  • Mancuso, Joseph, 2003.  Middle School Athletics Director, Physical Education, Coach.  B.A. Lenoir-Rhyne College
  • Peluso, Christine, 2004.  Associate Athletic Director, Physical Education, Coach.  B.A. Ohio Wesleyan University, M.A.L.S. S.U.N.Y. - Stony Brook
  • Perez, Kenny, 2015.  Fitness Room Supervisor, Coach
  • Viacava, Francisco, 2014.  Director of Crew Program and Associate Waterfront Director.  B.S., M.A. Jacksonville University

BOOKSTORES

  • Patchett, Katrina, 1988.  Director of Bookstores.  B.A. University of Miami, M.L.I.S. Florida State University; CCR

BUSINESS OFFICE

  • Cowgill, Jr., James, 2013.  CFO, Director of Finance and Operations.  B.A. University of Virginia, M.P.A. Florida Atlantic University
  • Morales, Diana, 2000.  Controller.  B.A. Barry University, CPA
  • Anderson, Ericka, 2004.  Accounts Payable
  • Ceballos, Erick, 2004.  Director of Facilities.  EFP Certified
  • Duncan, Julie, 2010.  Director of Human Resources.  B.S. Palm Beach Atlantic College, SPHR, GBA
  • Perez, Daniel, 2013.  Accounts Receivable Accountant.  B.A. Florida International University
  • Pineda, Kimberly, 2007.  Staff Accountant.  A.A. Edison College
  • Similien, Georges, 2014.  Staff Accountant
  • Trabanco, Maria, 2007. Senior Accountant. B.S. Barry University

INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

  • Castillo, Jeffrey, 1999.  Director of Information Technology.  S.A.S. American Trades Institute
  • Malone, Tom, 2012.  Information Technology Technician
  • Palau, Edward, 2007.  Information Technology Technician
  • Rodriguez, Tony, 2012.  Information Technology Technician

LIBRARIES

  • Barry, Susan, 2008.  Upper School Library Assistant.  B.S. New York University
  • Fontaine, Branly, 2008.  Upper School Librarian.  B.S., M.L.S. Florida State University
  • Lewis, Stephanie, 2013.  Middle School Library Assistant.  B.S. Florida International University
  • Share, Barbara, 1998.  Middle School Librarian.  B.A. Kent State University, M.Ed. University of South Florida