Faculty/Staff Directory

Sherry Ames


Lynne Borofsky

Middle School Special Educator

Mary Beth Brain

​Middle School Math Teacher

Matt Bristol

PE Teacher and Athletic Director

Robert Brooks

Behavior Interventionist

Nicole Buser, RN


Sarah Cassidy

Kindergarten Teacher

MEd: Keene State

EdS in Language and Literacy: Simmons College

BA in Studio Art: CUNY Hunter

Caleb Clark

Middle School Paraeducator

Sarah Coughlin

Administrative Assistant

Terry Davis

Intensive Needs Paraeducator

Amanda Dixon

Middle School English Teacher

Carey Fay-Horowitz

Library Media Specialist

Josh Fields

Music Teacher

BS, Plymouth State University

"PCS is a wonderful community school with so many wonderful opportunities for students, parents and staff alike. I am so happy to be here and be teaching such a wide range of phenomenal students."

Stacey Frazer

K-4 Academic Support Teacher

Post Grad Certificate in Educational Leadership: Antioch University

MEd: UMass Amherst

BS: Georgetown University

"I am very fortunate to be able to work with students across the grades and watch them grow both academically and social-emotionally. I really enjoy helping kids learn to read and develop a love for books."

Nancy Gagnon

Office Clerk

Catharine Hamilton

Speech-Language Pathologist

UMass Amherst, MA Communication Disorders
Elms College, CAGS Childhood Lang. Disorders
Certificate of Clinical Competence (CCC) - ASHA

"I am passionate about providing specialized support in the area of speech & language to students who need it. Working with the PCS team of educators, staff, and especially the students, is very gratifying."

Kerri Harlow

Food Services Co-Director

Kerri, our co-director of food services, has been a mainstay in our kitchen for more than a decade. 

Steve Hed

Sustainability Coordinator and Food Services Co-Director

Steve, our sustainability coordinator and co-director of our food services, has been a critical player in our Farm to School Project, and our successful in-house food program. 

Joslin Hodge

Intensive Needs Paraeducator

Aidy Holding


Stacey Johnston

Preschool Paraeducator

Mae Knowles

2nd Grade Teacher

Valerie Kosednar

Preschool Teacher

Early Childhood Endorsement: UVM
BA and MA in Music Ed: University of Wisconsin-Madison

"What I appreciate most in my work with children is the creative freedom and artistic flow of weaving music, stories and movement into play, learning and the discovery of their world."

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Adrienne LaPierre

Tech Integrationist

MAT in Teaching with Technology: Marlboro College Graduate School

"There's a great sense of collaboration at PCS, and it's a pleasure to be part of the team. I especially love witnessing Eureka! moments, when a sudden understanding leads students to feel empowered by and connected to their learning."

Ariane Lavoie

Kitchen Staff

Marisa Lazarus-Miner


MEd: West Chester University of PA

"I’m so proud to be a part of such an open-minded, and progressive community that shares a deep commitment and respect for children." 

Laetitia LeBail

Intensive Services Teacher

MEd: Keene State College

"I am so lucky to be a part of an amazing group of professionals that love helping others and teaching our students in a way that is meaningful to them."

Eric Lemm

Intensive Services Paraeducator

Aimee Levesque

2nd Grade Teacher

Flo Levin

Special Educator

M.Ed.  Lesley University

BA in Philosophy, University of Vermont

Don Linden

Middle School Science and Technology Teacher

MS in Aquatic Sciences: MTU


Melissa Lowe

Special Ed Paraeducator

Matt Mabry

Academic Support Paraeducator

Carol Maniscalchi

Kitchen Staff

Jack Millerick

Preschool Paraeducator

Nina Nabizadeh

Intensive Services Paraeducator

Steve Napoli


Jennifer O'Donnell

3rd Grade Teacher

MEd: Antioch University New England

"My favorite part about teaching at PCS is giving students the opportunity to take their learning into the school forest.  I love teaching cursive, multiplication and persuasive writing."  

Herve Pelletier


ALB: Harvard

"Couldn’t be more proud of our team here at PCS!" 

MaryBeth Peterson


Ben Riseman

Intensive Services Paraeducator

Amber Rose

Intensive Services Paraeducator

Audrey Sager

5th Grade Teacher

MEd: Antioch University New England

BA: Wheaton College

"I feel so supported by this community!"

Karen Schippert

Occupational Therapist

Mary Seekins

Preschool Aftercare and Paraeducator

Donna Sheehan

Special Ed Paraeducator

Kevin Struthers


Leah Toffolon

Middle School Social Studies Teacher


MEd: University of Vermont

BA: Reed College

"I love connecting students to their world: from the rich historical, ecological, and social fabric of Putney to the vast and diverse global community."

Ellen Tumavicus

Art Teacher

MA: UMass Amherst

"Helping kids from ages 4 to 14 find and develop their creative spirit so that they can learn to see, know and value themselves and their world more deeply is what I love most about my job."

Susan Wagner


Henny Walsh

5th Grade Teacher

MA: Antioch New England

BA: Earlham College

Maureen Ward

1st Grade Teacher

MSEd in Language and Literacy: Simmons College

BS in Education: Norwich University

"I love the sense of family and community that is abundant at PCS. I attribute this to the supportive staff and PCS families who understand that it takes a village to raise a child."

Jennifer Wilcox

Elementary Special Educator

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