About

Faculty & Staff

Meet The CDS Team

List of 102 members.

  • Photo of Erin Acharya

    Erin Acharya 

    Extended Program Director
    Bio
  • Photo of Jessica Alva

    Jessica Alva 

    Human Resources Director
    Bio
  • Photo of Terry Ashkinos

    Terry Ashkinos 

    8th Grade Humanities Teacher
    415-861-5432
    Bio
  • Photo of Xochi Batlle

    Xochi Batlle 

    4th Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Valentine Batra

    Valentine Batra 

    2nd Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Lucy Beltran

    Lucy Beltran 

    Extended Program Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Kristina Berman

    Kristina Berman 

    Director of Enrollment Management
    Bio
  • Photo of Tina Bravo

    Tina Bravo 

    Controller
    Bio
  • Photo of Julie Bruins

    Julie Bruins 

    ECP & LS Music Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Ash Carera-Henry

    Ash Carera-Henry 

    MS Learning Specialist
    Bio
  • Photo of John Castro

    John Castro 

    Facilities Manager
    Bio
  • Photo of Ty Chavez-Gallo

    Ty Chavez-Gallo 

    Extended Program Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Nicole Chin

    Nicole Chin 

    4th Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Jennifer Choi

    Jennifer Choi 

    5th/6th Grade Math Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Caitlyn Connolly

    Caitlyn Connolly 

    Kindergarten Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Kate Corliss

    Kate Corliss 

    LS Counselor
    Bio
  • Photo of Guillermo Cortez

    Guillermo Cortez 

    Preschool Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Ryan Davis

    Ryan Davis 

    4th Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Laura DiMonte

    Laura DiMonte 

    PS Specialist Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of David Eastin

    David Eastin 

    7th Grade Humanities Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Andrei Ferrera

    Andrei Ferrera 

    Director of Communication
    Bio
  • Photo of Cristal Fiel

    Cristal Fiel 

    All School Librarian
    Bio
  • Photo of Jasmin Flores

    Jasmin Flores 

    Preschool Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Regina Foldes

    Regina Foldes 

    2nd Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Greg Gardner

    Greg Gardner 

    Preschool Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Daven Gee

    Daven Gee 

    Digital Innovation Specialist
    Bio
  • Photo of Matt Goldberg

    Matt Goldberg 

    MS Art Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Belinda Gray

    Belinda Gray 

    1st Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Antonette Greene

    Antonette Greene 

    Early Childhood Program Director
    Bio
  • Photo of Cathy Greene

    Cathy Greene 

    PS Mental Health & Wellbeing Coordinator
    Bio
  • Photo of Catherine Grove

    Catherine Grove 

    4th-5th Grade Learning Specialist
    Bio
  • Photo of PB Gutierrez

    PB Gutierrez 

    Transitional Kindergarten Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Jack Hamm

    Jack Hamm 

    Communications & Marketing Associate
    Bio
  • Photo of Katie Hart

    Katie Hart 

    ECP & LS Art Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Tim Hathaway

    Tim Hathaway 

    Staff Accountant
    Bio
  • Photo of Analise Heid

    Analise Heid 

    MS Food & Agricultural Science Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Allie Hersh

    Allie Hersh 

    MS Counselor
    Bio
  • Photo of Lindsay Hershenhorn

    Lindsay Hershenhorn 

    Director of Curriculum
    415-861-5432
    Bio
  • Photo of Nate Higuera

    Nate Higuera 

    Campaign & Stewardship Manager
    Bio
  • Photo of Jo Hoffman

    Jo Hoffman 

    5th/6th Grade Science Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Jeanne Jacobs-Gaffney

    Jeanne Jacobs-Gaffney 

    Director of Finance & Operations
    Bio
  • Photo of Patricia Jameson

    Patricia Jameson 

    Assistant to the Head of School
    Bio
  • Photo of Anjali Jariwala

    Anjali Jariwala 

    Extended Program Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Tristan Jemiolo

    Tristan Jemiolo 

    Kindergarten Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Derric Johnson

    Derric Johnson 

    Assistant Head of Equity, Community and Belonging
    Bio
  • Photo of Lilyanne Kane

    Lilyanne Kane 

    Farm & Garden Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Jackie Katz

    Jackie Katz 

    MS Drama Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Marie Keating

    Marie Keating 

    Lower School Director
    Bio
  • Photo of Kathryn Keating-Klamm

    Kathryn Keating-Klamm 

    Head Kindergarten Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Radha Kindler

    Radha Kindler 

    Preschool Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Anna Lee

    Anna Lee 

    4th Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Ky Lim

    Ky Lim 

    System Administrator
    Bio
  • Photo of CJ Logel

    CJ Logel 

    2nd Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of George Lopez, Jr.

    George Lopez, Jr. 

    Head Receptionist
    Bio
  • Photo of Madison Luber

    Madison Luber 

    Second Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Shelly Luke Wille

    Shelly Luke Wille 

    Head of School
    Bio
  • Photo of Candy Mabry

    Candy Mabry 

    Preschool Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Mark Mandapat

    Mark Mandapat 

    Bio
  • Photo of Yari Mander

    Yari Mander 

    MS Music Teacher
    (415) 250-4266
    Bio
  • Photo of Manny Marquez

    Manny Marquez 

    Technology & Network Support Specialist
    Bio
  • Photo of Daisy Martinez

    Daisy Martinez 

    Preschool Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Gabriela Martinez del Campo

    Gabriela Martinez del Campo 

    Lower School Spanish Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Mimi Matthews

    Mimi Matthews 

    First Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Brionna McGhee

    Brionna McGhee 

    Butterflies Leader
    Bio
  • Photo of Erin McHale

    Erin McHale 

    Assistant Director of Enrollment Management
    Bio
  • Photo of Alex Miller

    Alex Miller 

    3rd Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Paola Nou

    Paola Nou 

    5th/6th Grade Spanish Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Jen Odom

    Jen Odom 

    333 Receptionist
    Bio
  • Photo of Jose Olmedo

    Jose Olmedo 

    Extended Program Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Robin Ostenfeld Adams

    Robin Ostenfeld Adams 

    Farm & Garden Teacher
    415-861-5432
    Bio
  • Photo of Gretchen Ott

    Gretchen Ott 

    Preschool Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Darryl Owens

    Darryl Owens 

    5th Grade Humanities Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Alicia Perdue

    Alicia Perdue 

    Preschool Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Laura Picciarelli

    Laura Picciarelli 

    601 Receptionist
    Bio
  • Photo of Luisa Pinto

    Luisa Pinto 

    Kindergarten Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Sonia Pinto-Scherstuhl

    Sonia Pinto-Scherstuhl 

    LS Physical Education Teacher
    Bio
  • Brenda Raffaelli 

    7th/8th Grade Spanish Teacher
  • Photo of Christopher Ramos

    Christopher Ramos 

    Extended Program Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Sadie Renjilian

    Sadie Renjilian 

    3rd Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Amanda Richard

    Amanda Richard 

    High School Transition Counselor
    Bio
  • Photo of Lori Roberts

    Lori Roberts 

    LS & MS Physical Education Teacher
    Bio
  • Teresa Rodriguez 

    Second Grade Teacher
  • Photo of Benito Rodriguez Morales

    Benito Rodriguez Morales 

    Extended Program Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Rhonda Ross

    Rhonda Ross 

    ECP & LS Head Physical Education Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Veronica Saucedo

    Veronica Saucedo 

    Extended Program Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Nick Saunders

    Nick Saunders 

    Athletics Director
    510-534-0800 ext 342
    Bio
  • Photo of Ami Sciarrillo

    Ami Sciarrillo 

    Kindergarten Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Anne Sculley

    Anne Sculley 

    7th/8th Grade Science Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Samuel Sevett

    Samuel Sevett 

    Innovation Lab Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Elsa Townsend

    Elsa Townsend 

    ECP & LS Library Specialist
    Bio
  • Photo of Ngoc Tran

    Ngoc Tran 

    Preschool Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Ryan Trutner

    Ryan Trutner 

    7th/8th Grade Math Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Melissa Vainio

    Melissa Vainio 

    Database Administrator & Registrar
    Bio
  • Photo of Anne Valentino

    Anne Valentino 

    First Grade Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Lexi Villasana

    Lexi Villasana 

    601 Afternoon Receptionist
    Bio
  • Photo of Divya Vyas

    Divya Vyas 

    Transitional Kindergarten Teacher
    (415) 859-9169
    Bio
  • Photo of Christopher Wachsmith

    Christopher Wachsmith 

    Middle School Director
    Bio
  • Photo of Katherine Washington

    Katherine Washington 

    2nd Grade Teacher
    415-861-5432
    Bio
  • Photo of Afandie Winter

    Afandie Winter 

    IT Manager
    Bio
  • Photo of Laura Wolfram

    Laura Wolfram 

    6th Grade Humanities Teacher
    Bio
  • Photo of Jordan Wong

    Jordan Wong 

    Advancement Coordinator
    Bio
  • Photo of Jeanna Yoo

    Jeanna Yoo 

    Director of Advancement
    Bio
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