English Department Faculty

Rachael Abernethy

Rachael Abernethy

Head coach, girls' JV soccer
Teacher
John Corrigan

John Corrigan

Head coach, junior varsity golf
Department Chair
Margaret Donnelly

Margaret Donnelly

Head coach, girls' junior varsity tennis
Teacher
David Dowdy

David Dowdy

Catholic Students Advisor, Teacher
Meredith Durkee

Meredith Durkee

Assistant coach, girls' varsity ice hockey; assistant coach, girls' junior varsity lacrosse
Teacher
Margaret Eisenhauer

Margaret Eisenhauer

Co-head coach, boys' junior varsity cross country; assistant coach, track & field
Teacher
Peter Jenkins

Peter Jenkins

Director, Teacher
Joseph Kennedy

Joseph Kennedy

Assistant coach, girls' junior varsity softball
Teacher
Louise Kinder

Louise Kinder

Head coach, girls' varsity rowing
Teacher
Molly Lai

Molly Lai

Assistant coach, boys' & girls' rowing
Teaching Fellow
George Long

George Long

Assistant coach, boys' varsity baseball
Teaching Fellow
Jane Mellow

Jane Mellow

Head coach, girls' junior varsity ice hockey
Teacher
Sandra Messer

Sandra Messer

Teacher
Haley Nikodem

Haley Nikodem

Head coach, girls' 3rds soccer
Teaching Fellow
Richard Sell

Richard Sell

Assistant coach, boys' JV soccer; assistant coach, track & field
Teacher
Hugh Silbaugh

Hugh Silbaugh

Dean of Teaching and Learning; Teacher
Camryn Crocker

I ask myself, “What would I want if I were a student here?”

Gretel Schatz

I want dance students to engage their own memory and intellect.

Hugh Silbaugh

"I’m a teacher and a dean. Teaching always comes first."

Becca Malloy

Science isn't just talk, but it certainly helps.

Mary Hefner

I love teaching AP Bio. The kids are highly motivated.

Eugene

“The best thing about NMH is the connections you make.” 

Connor

“NMH challenges students to innovate and persevere while keeping in mind the effects of our actions on the community."

Taneyah

“This community gives me the resources to grow as a student and discover passions I never knew I had.” 

Anna

“I am confident in myself and my abilities to succeed, thanks to NMH.”

Miles

"I love the freedom I have to explore what I am passionate about."

Leighlani

"NMH gives us space to experiment and gradually to grow into ourselves."

Noah

"I noticed how welcoming everyone was when I first came to campus.”

Ayleen

“The first step to excelling at NMH is embracing your own individuality.” 

Tayhee

“I appreciate the bond faculty and students have at NMH.”

Marissa

"The community at NMH is unlike any I’ve ever known, and for that I am grateful.”

Olivia

"NMH allows me to be myself in the classroom and ensures I am an articulate, curious, and courageous student.”

Aksorn

“I was initially surprised by how relaxed, yet academic, the environment is."

Maggie

Dance has taken this creative learner on an artistic journey. 

Xiaoxian (Lily)

 “My teachers told me to use my own voice, and they pushed me to think about what I really believed in.”

Abby

"The curriculum here is hard, but it’s the right amount of hard."

Ngone

“The academics are extremely rigorous, but because of the way teachers present things, it’s like, ‘I have school today!’”

Eli
Eli

“The learning you can do in a study-abroad program can outweigh anything else you can do even at a school like this.” 

Kevin

“NMH encouraged me to explore new things, try everything, and see what’s best for me.”

Isabella

“You’ll always find a place here as long as you just be yourself.”

Melvin

“There is a community here that cares about you.”