Faculty & Staff Directory

Please click on the hyperlinked name below to view an individual's full profile.  If you would like to send an email directly to anyone listed below, please follow the email format (applicable to 99 percent of our faculty and staff): smith.j@harrisburgacademy.org (or lastname.firstinitial@harrisburgacademy.org).

 

Administration

Name Position Extension
Dr. Jim Newman Head of School 1312
Debbie Potter Executive Assistant to the Head of School; Registrar 1311
Abby Mahone Head of Early Childhood and Lower School 1320
John Binnert Head of Middle and Upper Schools; IB Coordinator 1318
Kristina Pae Director of Communications & Marketing; Interim Admission Program Manager 1393
Stacy Klann Director of Development and Alumni Relations 1390
Bob Bell Manager of Information Technology Services 1328
Steve Preston Director of Business Operations 1317
Jeane Serino Director of Athletics; MS/Grade 10 Health Teacher 1394
Courtney Hart MS/US School Counselor; Grade 5 Study Skills Teacher 1200


Early Childhood Division 

Abby Mahone Head of Early Childhood and Lower School 1320
Kelly Rinehart EC/LS Administrative Assistant 1332
Kelly Seely Preschool Teacher 1342
Sandra Iwan Assistant Preschool Teacher (Seely) 1442
Cynthia Maradiaga Junior Kindergarten Teacher; Assistant Director of Summer Camp 1343
Kristina Yann Assistant Junior Kindergarten Teacher (Maradiaga) 1443
Gretchen Qualls Junior Kindergarten Teacher 1344
Debbie Adams Assistant Junior Kindergarten Teacher (Qualls) 1444
Shannon Novakoski Kindergarten Teacher 1346
Karen Weber Kindergarten Teacher 1341
Rachel Deprey Assistant Kindergarten Teacher; Extended Day Program Teacher  1453
Jen Connors Assistant Kindergarten Teacher; Extended Day Program Teacher  
Julie Garbacik Assistant Kindergarten Teacher; Extended Day Program Teacher  1451
Jan Surer Assistant Kindergarten Teacher; Extended Day Program Teacher  
Francine Binnert EC/LS Librarian 1371
Nick Christie Health & Physical Education Teacher; Assistant Director of Summer Camp  1323
Chris Clark Health & Physical Education Teacher 1325
Beth Darowish EC/LS General Music; LS/MS/US Chorus Teacher 1209
Adrienne Davis EC Strings Teacher; LS/MS/US Band Instructor 1381
Natalie Stutzman CAIU Counselor (K-4th Grade) 1416
Michael Gamon US Music & MS Drama Teacher; JK Strings; Director of the Center for the Creative Arts 1210
Jennifer Hricak Director of EDP/MS After-School Study Club; Director of Summer Camp 1373
Tina Phillips EC/LS/Grade 5 Art Teacher 1330
Carolyn Estill-Shover '92 EC/LS Science Teacher 1383
Maria Pinzón EC/LS Spanish Teacher 1345



Lower School Division

Name Position Extension
Abby Mahone Head of Early Childhood and Lower School 1320
Kelly Rinehart EC/LS Administrative Assistant 1332
Mary Mahaffey 1st Grade Teacher 1362
Mary Garton 1st Grade Teacher (part-time) 1369
Robyn Cutchall 2nd Grade Teacher 1363
Alison Spink 3rd Grade Teacher 1364
Karla Sherman 4th Grade Teacher 1367
Francine Binnert EC/LS Librarian 1371
Nick Christie Health and Physical Education Teacher; Assistant Director of Summer Camp  1323
Chris Clark Health and Physical Education Teacher 1325
Beth Darowish EC/LS General Music; LS/MS/US Chorus Teacher 1209
Adrienne Davis EC Strings Teacher; LS/MS/US Band Instructor 1381
Natalie Stutzman CAIU Counselor (K-4th Grade) 1416
Michael Gamon US Music and MS Drama Teacher; JK Strings; Director of the Center for the Creative Arts 1210
Jennifer Hricak Director of EDP/MS After-School Study Club; Director of Summer Camp 1373
John Martin MS Athletics Director 1323
Tina Phillips EC/LS/Grade 5 Art Teacher 1330
Carolyn Estill-Shover '92 EC/LS Science Teacher 1383
Maria Pinzón EC/LS Spanish Teacher 1345


Middle School Division

Name Position Extension
Mr. John Binnert Head of Middle and Upper Schools; IB Program Coordinator 1318
George Nagle MS/US Administrative Assistant 1329
Heather Blanchard MS English Teacher 1303
Monica Velasco MS Spanish Teacher 1306
Lindsay Bowman MS Social Studies Teacher; Director of the Center for Global & Local Citizenship; Coordinating Director of the Centers for Experiential Learning & Innovation 1302
Nick Christie Health and Physical Education Teacher; Assistant Director of Summer Camp 1323
Chris Clark Health and Physical Education Teacher 1325
Jeff Copus MS/US Art Teacher 1380
Beth Darowish EC/LS General Music; LS/MS/US Chorus Teacher 1209
Adrienne Davis EC Strings Teacher; LS/MS/US Band Instructor 1381
Michael Gamon US Music and MS Drama Teacher; JK Strings; Director of the Center for the Creative Arts 1210
Amy Grapes MS/US Librarian 1352
James Harding MS/US Computer Teacher; Director of the Center for Technology & Entrepreneurship 1305
Courtney Hart MS/US School Counselor; Grade 5 Study Skills Teacher 1200
Lisa Haywood MS English and Social Studies Teacher 1304
Jennifer Hricak EC/LS/Grade 5 Technology Integrator; Director of EDP/MS After-School Study Club; Director of Summer Camp 1373
Richard Huy MS/US French Teacher 1103
Denise Hurst US Chemistry and Grade 8 Science Teacher 1202
Dan Kehler MS Math Teacher 1301
Jen Klemunes MS Science and Math Teacher 1206
Vacant - Hiring! MS/US History and Latin 1109
John Martin MS Athletics Director 1323
Tina Phillips EC/LS/Grade 5 Art Teacher 1330
Keo Oura Kounlavong-Sabath Director of College Counseling; CAS Coordinator 1324
Jeane Serino Director of Athletics; MS/Grade 10 Health Teacher 1394
Lakshmi Shrikantia MS Science Teacher; Director of the Center for Experimental Sciences 1205
Jeremy Smith MS/US Technology Teacher and ITS Staff 1388
Annette Spahr MS/US English Teacher 1101
Monica Velasco MS/US Spanish Teacher 1365


Upper School Division

Name Position Extension
John Binnert Head of Upper Schools; IB Coordinator 1318
George Nagle MS/US Administrative Assistant 1329
Nick Christie Health and Physical Education Teacher; Assistant Director of Summer Camp 1323
Chris Clark Health and Physical Education Teacher 1325
Jeff Copus MS/US Art Teacher 1380
Beth Darowish EC/LS General Music; LS/MS/US Chorus Teacher 1209
Adrienne Davis EC Strings Teacher; LS/MS/US Band Instructor 1381
Peter Frengel US English Teacher; Director of the Center for Literary Studies 1106
Michael Gamon US Music and MS Drama Teacher; JK Strings; Director of the Center for the Creative Arts 1210
Amy Grapes MS/US Librarian 1352
James Harding Manager of Blended Learning Services; MS/US Computer Teacher; Director of the Center for Technology & Entrepreneurship 1305
Courtney Hart MS/US School Counselor; Grade 5 Study Skills Teacher 1200
Richard Huy MS/US French Teacher 1103
Denise Hurst US Chemistry and Grade 8 Science Teacher 1202
Vacant - Hiring! MS/US History and Latin 1109
Louise Lauchlan US Latin Teacher 1386
Tim Luckenbaugh US Spanish Teacher 1102
John Martin MS Athletics Director 1323
Lisa Nazar US Math Teacher 1108
Michael Ortman US Math Teacher and IB Theory of Knowledge Teacher 1107
Keo Oura Kounlavong-Sabath Director of College Counseling; CAS Coordinator 1324
Jeane Serino Director of Athletics; MS/Grade 10 Health Teacher 1394
Lakshmi Shrikantia MS Science Teacher; Director of the Center for Experimental Sciences 1205
Jeremy Smith MS/US Technology Teacher and ITS Staff 1388
Maureen Smith US Biology Teacher 1201
Annette Spahr MS/US English Teacher 1101
Richard Whitehead US History and IB Theory of Knowledge Teacher 1104


JK-12 Specials

Name Position Extension
Jeff Copus MS/US Art Teacher 1380
Tina Phillips EC/LS/Grade 5 Art Teacher 1330
Beth Darowish EC/LS General Music; LS/MS/US Chorus Teacher 1209
Adrienne Davis EC Strings Teacher; LS/MS/US Band Instructor 1381
Michael Gamon US Music and MS Drama Teacher; JK Strings; Director of the Center for the Creative Arts 1210
Carolyn Estill-Shover '92 EC/LS Science Instructor 1383
Nick Christie Health and Physical Education Teacher; Assistant Director of Summer Camp 1323
Chris Clark Health and Physical Education Teacher 1325
John Martin MS Athletics Director 1323


Departments & Staff

Name Department Position Extension
Debbie Potter Main Office Executive Assistant to the Head of School; Registrar 1311
Kristina Pae Admission Director of Communications & Marketing; Interim Admission Program Manager 1393
Meredith Sterner Admission Assistant Director of Admission for Middle School and Upper School 1315
Vacant - Hiring! Admission Assistant Director of Admission for Early Childhood and Lower School 1379
Jennifer Graf Admission Assistant Director of Admission for International Students 1327
Jeane Serino Athletics Director of Athletics; Health Teacher 1394
John Martin Athletics MS Athletics Director; Health and Physical Education Teacher 1323
Linsey Ciccocioppo Athletics Head Athletic Trainer (through Select Physical Therapy) 1395
Steve Preston Business Director of Business Operations 1317
Cindy Weinstock Business Accountant 1316
Kristina Pae Communications Director of Communications & Marketing; Interim Admission Program Manager 1393
Miranda Connelly Communications Communications Associate 1387
Stacy Klann Development & Alumni Relations Director of Development and Alumni Relations 1390
Vicki DiSylvester Development & Alumni Relations

Associate Director

Corporate and Alumni Engagement

 1396
Lindsay Swartz Development & Alumni Relations Assistant Director of Alumni Engagement  1326
Jennifer Hricak Extended Day Program Director of EDP/MS After-School Study Club; Director of Summer Camp 1373
Chris Joyce Food Service Director of Food Service 1353
Charlie Gethouas Facilities Building and Grounds Manager 1350
Christine Catherman Health & Wellness School Nurse 1322
Courtney Hart Health & Wellness MS/US School Counselor 1200
Bob Bell ITS Manager of Information Technology Services 1328
Jeremy Smith ITS Information Technology Services Staff; MS/US Technology Teacher 1388
James Harding Centers for Experiential Learning & Innovation Director of the Center for Technology & Entrepreneurship 1305
Peter Frengel Centers for Experiential Learning & Innovation Director of the Center for Literary Studies 1106
Michael Gamon Centers for Experiential Learning & Innovation Director of the Center for the Creative Arts 1210
Lindsay Bowman Centers for Experiential Learning & Innovation Director of the Center for Global & Local Citizenship; Coordinating Director of the Centers for Experiential Learning & Innovation 1302
Lakshmi Shrikantia Centers for Experiential Learning & Innovation Director of the Center for Experimental Sciences 1205
Natalie Stutzman CAIU CAIU Counselor (K-4th Grade) 1191
Nancy Hagerty CAIU Remedial Specialist 1418
Jodi Rineer CAIU Speech Clinician 1419

 

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