New Faculty and Staff Members, Fall 2014
Eleanor Seidman is our new first grade teacher. Eleanor is a very experienced class teacher with 25 years in the classroom, and she is deeply rooted in Waldorf Education. We are enthusiastic about welcoming Eleanor as a faculty member and anticipate that she will greatly enrich our school. Eleanor is looking for a two-bedroom apartment with storage space to rent beginning July 15. If you know of anything, please share that information with , Middle School Office, 610.933.3635, ext 1.
Sean Cook has been hired as our new Woodworking teacher. Sean was previously at the Meeting School in New Hampshire, a Quaker school, where he taught woodworking and sculpture. Sean is an experienced craftsman and artist with experience in woodworking, clay, and stone sculpture; blacksmithing; and copper work. Sean is married and currently lives in Orwigsburg, PA.
Dan Smith will be our new Chemistry and Math teacher. Dan has 17 years of experience teaching. He previously taught at Columbia Prep School in New York City. Dan is a guitar player and has coached soccer and softball. He is married and has two children who will be in our Rosebud and Kindergarten programs.
Mimi Koelle will be our new Director of Development. Mimi has over 15 years of experience in development work including annual fund campaigns, marketing and promotions, event management, and volunteer coordination. She worked for many years as the Director of Development for the Crossroads School. Volunteer work and fundraising have long been a part of Mimi’s life. She has been a volunteer coordinator since her teen years for the Wilmington Flower Market which raises funds to improve the lives of children in Delaware. Mimi has grown children and lives in Malvern, PA.