Lisa Mandel

Lisa Mandel is the Learning Support Coordinator at Rudolf Steiner School. She also teaches grades 2 and 3 reading groups and is the Services for Students with Disabilities (SSD) Coordinator. She received her B.A. in Comparative Literature from Brown University and her M.A. in Reading from Teachers College, Columbia University. Lisa worked as a learning […]


Daniel Fuentes

Daniel Fuentes is an enthusiastic, professional and patient Spanish teacher, originally from Quito, Ecuador. Señor Fuentes has experience working at elementary, middle and high school levels, as well as being a classroom advisor, for the last 10 years,  and three years in Waldorf education.  In addition to teaching the proper use of the Spanish language […]


Caroline Martin

An Irish national, Caroline Martin began teaching chemistry at the Rudolf Steiner School in 2019. As a parent of two young daughters, she was drawn to Waldorf education to support their healthy growth and development. Before teaching at Steiner, Caroline studied geology at the National University of Ireland, Galway, and in 2013 earned her PhD […]


Ryan Cameron

Ryan Cameron teaches Language Arts, Grades 6-8. As a native New Yorker and alumna of the school, Ryan has been a part of the Steiner community for nearly three decades (she graduated in 2005). After graduating with a B.A. in English from Haverford College, Ryan gained experience in the realms of publishing (Writers House and […]


Mary Lynn Hetsko

With a natural artistic flair and love of sewing and embroidery, MaryLynn worked with vintage fabrics & mixed media for years. Her background and love of theater opened opportunities for costume design and led to a nomination for a Metro award. Upon being introduced to Waldorf Education, she knew this was her path. After completing the […]


Chikako Miyoshi

Chikako Miyoshi was born and raised in Japan. She has worked as at fitness instructor since her college years. Chikako moved to New York in 1997 and became a Pilates instructor, and a Feldenkrais practitioner. She will be completing a Master in education at Antioch University in 2023. Email