Kathryn Norman

Reading
  • Training in multi-sensory Orton-Gillingham teaching and in working with students with dyslexia
  • Is also an attorney
  • Her homemade pies have caught the attention of Williams-Sonoma

James Weisheit

Science, Engineering, and Coding
  • Studied Mechanical Engineering at Johns Hopkins
  • Has experience restoring historic properties

Justin Brady

Writing
  • Triple major in Political Science, Religious Studies and Philosophy of Law
  • Worked in Harford County Schools

Rob Brosius

Math
  • Studied Biology at Loyola University
  • Worked for a non-profit horticultural therapy center as a vegetable Field Manager—ask him how he integrates math with tomatoes!

Elizabeth Norman

Art
  • Studied art at Kenyon College, MICA, and in Florence, Italy
  • Interned at National Gallery of Art

George Bareford

Music
  • Has a Masters from Juilliard
  • Has had solo performances at Lincoln Center and with Symphonies
  • A graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law

Mark Gruber-Lebowitz

Social Studies
  • Taught in independent and public schools in Delaware and Maryland
  • This is his 37th year teaching

Mary Clairborne

French
  • Studied in Paris, Dijon, and Provence
  • Has taught at Wilkes for more than a decade

Robin Mellen

Pre-Kindergarten
  • Has been teaching for more than 25 years
  • Enjoys photography

Melissa Lopes

Kindergarten
  • Graduate of Syracuse University
  • More than a decade of experience teaching young children
  • An alumna of Wilkes School (then called Grace and St. Peter’s)
  • Lifelong goal is to swim with Great White Sharks

Brinleigh Naughton

First Grade
  • Graduate of the University of Vermont, majoring in Early Childhood Education
  • Loves to go camping and biking

Janine Seadler

Learning Support
  • Maryland State certified Reading Specialist (K-12)
  • 30 years experience in public and private education

Nancy DeBell

Director of Preschool, Director of Admissions
  • Has worked over 35 years with young children
  • Education Interpreter at The Maryland Zoo
  • Enjoys working in her garden

Patricia Barry

Interim Head of School
  • Taught for more than two decades in independent and public settings
  • Enjoys choral singing

Christopher Pyles

Religion
  • Priest-in-Charge at Grace and St. Peter’s Church
  • Leads weekly school chapel service