Faculty and Staff

Grove is proud of its faculty and staff which includes Montessori Oriented professionals who have committed themselves to pursuing cutting edge educational reform methods.

Administration

Head of School – Benedict Moudry

High School Coordinator- Amy Nottingham

Program Coordinator – Andrew Christopherson

Counselor – Anke Pilz

Admissions/Registrar – Beth Hauso

Accounting/Human Resources Manager – Connie Brown

Middle School Coordinator – Melanie Knypstra

Technology – Runisha Fultz

Attendance– Sandy Longman

Teachers

Amy Nottingham – High School (Visual Arts/Yearbook)

Andrew Christopherson – High School (Government & Economic)

Andrew Murphy – Barton School House (Social Science)

Beth Elliott-Hora – Middle School (Drama, Social Studies, Theater Director)

Bill Feld – Middle School (Metal Shop)

Candace Kostiuk – High School (Special Education)

Charlene Williams – Barton School House (M.S. ASB Advisor, Science)

Debbie Royer – High School (Algebra I, Geometry, Pre-Calc, Statistics)

Eric Vadala – (PE/Health)

Esther Mendoza – Middle School (Choir(s), String Orchestra)

Jessica Escamilla – Kitchen (Sous Chef)

Laura Hettinger – Middle School (Music)

Lindsey Schmitz – High School (English)

Mark Woodson – Kitchen (Head Chef, Occupations)

Melanie Knypstra – Barton School House (English)

Michele Lieux – High School (Chemistry/Physics)

Peter Drinkwine – Middle School (Farm Facilities, Woodshop)

Reynisha Ballinger (Rainey) – Middle School (English 7-8)

Robert Gregory – High School (Spanish I-III, Cross Country Coach)

Samah Mustafa – Barton School House (Algebra I, Algebra II, Math)

Suzie Tolksdorf – Middle School (Agricultural, FFA, Farm Coordinator)

Tina O’Brien – High School (Biology, Environmental Science, APES, APBio, Senior Project Coordinator)