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Within these biographies are represented the strength of the human spirit as evidenced by the dedication, integrity, and perseverance embodied in our faculty, staff, and board members. Also represented is a love for humanity, with all its diverse cultures and perspectives, and a respect for each individual’s stage of development. Additionally, there lives a reverence for our planet, its biodiversity, and life-sustaining gifts. We invite you to meet us here and we look forward to meeting you soon.
Anna Harp (she/her)Administrator
“I strongly believe in the importance of the whole-child approach to education, time spent outside in nature, and the Principles of Waldorf Education.”
Amy Watts (she/her)Administrative Assistant
Pamela Brady (she/her)Administrative Assistant
“AWS is a gem of a community. From the moment my family stepped through the doors we found kindness, support, and an armful of friends (and counting!)”
Sara LehnerAdministrative Assistant
Angel Lehner (she/her)Chief Financial Officer / Acting Business Mananger
“The energy and enthusiasm that everyone [at AWS] brings to their work is inspiring to me, and I enjoy being a part of it.”
Maureen Ronan (she/her)Bookkeeper
“Everyone at AWS, and I mean everyone, faculty, staff and parents, are so thoughtful and caring.”
Vicky Lucca (she/her)Admissions Coordinator
“I believe in the value of this education!”
Lisa Carrow (she/her)Faculty Chair
“I believe that there can be a new outlook for the future of mankind and that this way of educating is a strong factor in its creation.”
Katie Lalley (she/her)Marketing & Communications
"The children and staff develop and reverence for nature and a real sense of connection to the world around them."
Stephanie KarstenSchool Chef / Lunch Coordinator
"AWS is a place like no other, this is a full-circle experience for me coming back, and it still feels like home! I am inspired by the enthusiasm, cooperation and authenticity expressed by everyone in this community, and the drive and commitment to educating the students and the betterment of the future."