Teachers talking together

Faculty members at the Berkeley Rose Waldorf School are gifted teachers who have dedicated themselves to working closely with students in and out of the classroom.

Early Childhood Teachers

Lina Makdisi

Rosebud Nursery Lead Teacher

Megan Coleman

Marigold Nursery Lead Teacher

Jahlia Osha

Sunflower Kindergarten Lead Teacher

Mafe Pulido-Duarte

Dandelion Kindergarten Lead Teacher

Brit Mathat

Rosebud Nursery Assistant Teacher

Julia Wild

Marigold Nursery Assistant Teacher

Annalise Constantz

Sunflower Kindergarten Assistant Teacher

Medina Goodman

Dandelion Kindergarten Assistant Teacher

Lindsay Leonard

Nursery After School Teacher

Keiko Ishihara

After School Kindergarten Teacher

Bella Roper

After School Kindergarten Teacher

Parent-Child Teacher

Theresa Catlin

Parent-Child Teacher

Grades Teachers

Nicole Mathers

First Grade Teacher

Sylvia Hurdle

Second Grade Teacher

Momo Sakai

Third Grade Teacher

Fourth Grade Teacher

Fifth/Sixth Grade Teacher

Seventh Grade Teacher

Sean Chiki

Eighth Grade Teacher

Grades Specialty Teachers

Henri Ducharme

Math Teacher

Sandy Portillo Robins

Assistant Math Teacher

Annie McCune

Music & After School Teacher

Bella Roper

Gr 1 to Gr 4 Handwork & After School Kindergarten Teacher

Grace Leven

Gr 6 to Gr 8 Handwork Teacher

Eurythmy Teacher

Michael Simpson

Gr3 to Gr 8 Sports Teacher

Rebecca Reed-Lunn

Strings Teacher

Amber Field

Middle School Drumming & Percussion Teacher

Willow Summer

Owner/Farmer & Teacher at Three Springs Farm


School Director

Faculty Chair

Robert Schorlemmer

Finance Chair

Enrollment Coordinator

Outreach Coordinator

Information Specialist

Board of Trustees

Nathan Sendan

Board President

Cecilia Lund

Board Vice President

Linda Banes

Board Treasurer

Board Secretary

Tim Kelly


Robert Schorlemmer

Finance Chair

School Director

Berkeley Rose seeks a representative community of diversity, welcoming students of any race, religion, ethnic, and financial background. It does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national, or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational or admissions programs and policies. The school is a nonprofit 501(c)(3).

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