• I have worked as a preschool teacher as well as a behavioral therapist and I have found a passion for working with children.

    Alexa Morey

    Teacher Candidate - 2nd Grade
  • Teaching is the most engaging career I can imagine. In a classroom, I feel I am many things, including a researcher, nurturer, artist, scientist, musician, writer and more.

    Amanda Smith

    Preschool Teacher
  • Anne Hunter, a 2008 graduate of the Friends School Teacher Preparation Program, is a licensed elementary educator who teaches enrichment in an arts integration setting to students in grades 1-5
  • I love working with the youngest learners in school because I get to laugh, smile and learn something new from their unfiltered brilliance each day.

    Annika Nygren

    Lead Elementary Teacher - K
  • I love teaching math, and have taught it at every level from sixth grade through community college over the past decade.  My favorite part of math is

    Brandi Sanchez

    Middle School Math Teacher
  • What an incredible honor to be part of this flourishing school community, as Friends School’s Art Teacher. The Art Studio program at Friends is vibrant, with lovingly created works of art, the utilization of diverse media,

    Bryn Pennington

    Art Teacher
  • At a very early age I knew I wanted to be a teacher. As a small child I had an imaginary classroom. I would spend hours teaching my “students”

    Caroline Long

    Lead Elementary Teacher - 3
  • I have always loved teaching music to children and guiding them through music to discover and express these joyous parts of themselves.

    Charlotte Haertling

    Music Teacher
  • Friends has provided me with the best experience to be a supportive, compassionate, empathetic, and fun teacher that truly cares about relationships and seeing every child for who they are.

    Chelsea Bruder

    Lead Elementary Teacher - 2
  • Growing up in the forests of New Hampshire, being active and enjoying the outdoors has always been a passion of mine.  My classroom has taken many forms over the years including rivers, mountains, caves, glaciers, oceans and more. 

    Chris Hollinger

    PE Teacher
  • Chris Willis grew up in Ann Arbor, Michigan, then headed to Philadelphia and discovered her interest in the learning sciences during her undergraduate years at the University of Pennsylvania.