Diversity, Equity, Inclusion

Director of Equity and Inclusion

Education: Wesleyan University, B.A., Boston University School of Social Work, M.S.W. Simmons School of Social Work, Ph.D.
Joined Belmont Day: 2019
Community Activities: Braiding Different Strands
Recent Professional Development: Led diversity, equity, and inclusion workshops at Boston College Lynch Leadership Academy and Brookline's Baker Elementary School

Middle School Spanish Teacher

Education: Corporación Univarsitaria CENDA, B.A.
Universidad del Valle, M.A.
Joined Belmont Day: 2014
Community Activities: Capstone mentor, SEED facilitator
Recent Professional Development: Teach21 at the School at Columbia University; Differentiated Instruction in the Foreign Language Classroom

School Psychologist

Education: Boston College, B.S.
Boston College Lynch School of Education, M.A.
Teachers College, Columbia University, Ph.D.
Joined Belmont Day: 2014
Recent Professional Development: Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity (SEED) Facilitator Training; Presenter at AISNE 2018 Health and Wellness Conference

Three Thoughts:
My favorite children's book is... The Kissing Hand by Audrey Penn.

Grade 6 Social Studies Teacher; Middle School Social Studies Department Chair; Grade 6 Advisor

Education: Harvard College, A.B.
Harvard Law School, J.D.
Lesley University, M.A.
Joined Belmont Day: 2007
Community Activities: Coach, Capstone Mentor, Braiding Different Strands Committee, SEED Facilitator
Recent Professional Development: National Council of Teachers of English Conference; Leaf and Pen Writing Retreat; AISNE Accreditation Visiting Committee