Faculty

Rachael Abernethy

Rachael Abernethy

Head coach, girls' JV soccer
Teacher
English
Stephen Allison

Stephen Allison

Head coach, outdoor team
Director of Outdoor Education, Art and Health Teacher, Teacher
Outdoor Education, Visual Arts
Diane Arena

Diane Arena

Associate Dean and Director of Advising, Teacher
Dean of Students Office, History and Social Science
Zachariah Ash-Bristol

Zachariah Ash-Bristol

Technical Director
Performing Arts
Sarah Barnett

Sarah Barnett

Counselor
Health Services
Kensey Batchelder

Kensey Batchelder

Director of Work and Service Learning
Work Job Program
Zachary Bates

Zachary Bates

Head coach, varsity wrestling
Teacher
Mathematics
Steven Bathory-Peeler

Steven Bathory-Peeler

Orchestra and Concert Band Director
Performing Arts
Ellena Bethea

Ellena Bethea

Teacher
Teacher
Science
Scott Bloom

Scott Bloom

Teacher
Teacher
Mathematics
Thomas Bloom

Thomas Bloom

Head coach, boys' varsity swimming; assistant coach, boys' 3rds soccer
Teacher
World Languages
Justine Brown

Justine Brown

Assistant Director
Admission
James Burstein

James Burstein

Head coach, boys' varsity soccer
Counselor
College Counseling
Johanna Callard

Johanna Callard

Director of Counseling/Counselor
Health Services
John Carroll

John Carroll

Head coach, boys' varsity basketball
Assistant Director for Athletics. Head Coach, Boys Basketball
Athletics
Rich Casella

Rich Casella

Strength and Conditioning Coach
Athletics
Daniel Cohan

Daniel Cohan

Head coach, boys' varsity volleyball
Teacher
World Languages
Tabatha Collins

Tabatha Collins

Teacher
Science
Thérèse Collins

Thérèse Collins

Director of Financial Aid
Admission
John Corrigan

John Corrigan

Head coach, junior varsity golf
Department Chair
English
Andrew Corwin

Andrew Corwin

Assistant coach, outdoor team
Teacher
Science
Lauren Corwin

Lauren Corwin

Teacher
Visual Arts
Robert Cross

Robert Cross

Head coach, boys' varsity lacrosse
Assistant Director
Admission
Metta Dael

Metta Dael

Director of International Admission
Admission
Gorgui Diaw

Gorgui Diaw

Head coach, boys' 3rds soccer; assistant coach, junior varsity wrestling
Teacher
World Languages
Margaret Donnelly

Margaret Donnelly

Head coach, girls' junior varsity tennis
Teacher
English
David Dowdy

David Dowdy

Catholic Students Advisor, Teacher
English
Tiffany Doyle

Tiffany Doyle

Nurse Practitioner
Health Services
Jesselyn Dreeszen Bowman

Jesselyn Dreeszen Bowman

Public Services Librarian
Library
David duKor-Jackson

David duKor-Jackson

College Counselor
College Counseling
Meredith Durkee

Meredith Durkee

Assistant coach, girls' varsity ice hockey; assistant coach, girls' junior varsity lacrosse
Teacher
English
Jared Eberlein

Jared Eberlein

Theater Director
Performing Arts
Chris Edler

Chris Edler

Head coach, girls' junior varsity basketball, head coach, junior varsity field hockey
Teacher
History and Social Science
Margaret Eisenhauer

Margaret Eisenhauer

Co-head coach, boys' junior varsity cross country; assistant coach, track & field
Teacher
English
TJ Farmer

TJ Farmer

Assistant coach, outdoor team
Associate Dean of Students
Dean of Students Office
Donna Fitzgerald

Donna Fitzgerald

Assistant Director
Admission
Mace Foehl-Hemphill

Mace Foehl-Hemphill

Head coach, varsity golf
Teacher
Mathematics
Beatriz Garcia

Beatriz Garcia

Dean of Faculty, Teacher
World Languages, Dean of Faculty Office, Senior Staff
Grant Gonzalez

Grant Gonzalez

Head coach, boys' varsity cross-country; assistant coach, track & field
Assistant Dean of Faculty; Social Entrepreneur Teacher
Dean of Faculty Office
Nhu Gonzalez Hoang

Nhu Gonzalez Hoang

Head coach, coed junior varsity swimming
Teacher
Science
Seth Hansell

Seth Hansell

Head coach, boys' junior varsity volleyball
Teacher
Science
Daniel Hartsoe

Daniel Hartsoe

Teacher
Teacher
History and Social Science
Sheila Heffernon

Sheila Heffernon

Department Chair, Teacher
Performing Arts
Craig Hefner

Craig Hefner

Head coach, girls' junior varsity ultimate frisbee
Teacher
Science
Mary Hefner

Mary Hefner

Head coach, girls' junior varsity cross-country
Department Chair
Science
Nathaniel Hemphill

Nathaniel Hemphill

Counselor, College Counseling; Teacher, Mathematics, Teacher
Mathematics, College Counseling
Susan Hitchner

Susan Hitchner

Teacher
World Languages
Margaret Hodgin

Margaret Hodgin

Teacher, House Director
History and Social Science
Michelle Hurley

Michelle Hurley

Teacher
Science
Mohamed Hussein

Mohamed Hussein

Assistant coach, boys' varsity soccer; assistant coach, track and field
Teaching Fellow
History and Social Science
Roberto Irurueta

Roberto Irurueta

Assistant Director, Office of Multicultural Affairs; Teacher; NFH Dorm Head
World Languages
Sarah Jahries

Sarah Jahries

Counselor
Counselor
College Counseling
Peter Jenkins

Peter Jenkins

Director, Teacher
College Counseling, English, Senior Staff
Jennifer Keator

Jennifer Keator

Teacher
Religious Studies and Philosophy
Samuel Keator

Samuel Keator

Teacher
Teacher
History and Social Science
Susan Kennedy

Susan Kennedy

Head coach, girls' thirds basketball
Teacher; Academic Coach, Basketball Coach
Religious Studies and Philosophy
Theodore Kenyon

Theodore Kenyon

Co-head coach, boys' junior varsity lacrosse; head coach, boys' junior varsity ice hockey
Teacher
History and Social Science
Louise Kinder

Louise Kinder

Head coach, girls' varsity rowing
Teacher
English
Taylor King

Taylor King

Dance Teacher
Performing Arts
Mark Koyama

Mark Koyama

Adjunct Teacher
English
Molly Lai

Molly Lai

Assistant coach, boys' rowing
Teaching Fellow
English
Gregory Leeds

Gregory Leeds

Interim Athletic Director
Interim Athletic Director, Director
Athletics, Mathematics, Summer School
Naomi Levine

Naomi Levine

Director
Admission
Jing Liu

Jing Liu

Test Coordinator
World Languages
George Long

George Long

Head coach, boys' varsity baseball; assistant coach, boys' junior varsity basketball
Teacher
English
Charles Malcolm

Charles Malcolm

Head coach, boys' varsity soccer; head coach, junior varsity baseball
Teacher
History and Social Science
Rebecca Malloy

Rebecca Malloy

Director of Sustainability; Teacher
Science
Peter Masteller

Peter Masteller

Department Chair
Religious Studies and Philosophy
Jay Merrill

Jay Merrill

Assistant Director
Admission
Sandra Messer

Sandra Messer

Teacher
English
Greg Moody

Greg Moody

Assistant Director
Admission
Emma Morrow

Emma Morrow

Residential
Dean of Students Office
Jacob Morrow

Jacob Morrow

Director
Farm Program
Jeremiah Neal

Jeremiah Neal

Counselor
Health Services
Martha Neubert

Martha Neubert

Dean of Equity and Social Justice
Senior Staff, Multicultural Affairs
Haley Nikodem

Haley Nikodem

Teaching Fellow
English
Shane Peters

Shane Peters

Assistant coach, girls' varsity ice hockey
Library Assistant
Library
Samuel Pettengill

Samuel Pettengill

Teacher
Visual Arts
David Pillsbury

David Pillsbury

Assistant coach, boys' varsity lacrosse; assistant coach, girls' varsity soccer
Interim Director;Teacher
Mathematics, Summer School
Kathleen Pillsbury

Kathleen Pillsbury

Coordinator
Center for Academic Strategies and Achievement
Jesse Potter

Jesse Potter

Athletic Trainer
Athletics, Athletic Trainers
Cristopher Ramirez

Cristopher Ramirez

Assistant coach, varsity wrestling
Director of Student Activities
Dean of Students Office
David Reeder

David Reeder

Head coach, boys' varsity rowing
Teacher
Science
Grace Rehnquist

Grace Rehnquist

Head coach, girls' varsity basketball
Assistant Director
Admission
Timothy Relyea

Timothy Relyea

Assistant coach, outdoor team; head coach, junior varsity softball
Department Chair
History and Social Science
Bill Roberts

Bill Roberts

Head coach, boys' varsity tennis
Teacher
Visual Arts
Kai Robinson

Kai Robinson

Department Chair
Mathematics
Abigail Ross

Abigail Ross

Assistant coach, girls' varsity field hockey; assistant coach, alpine skiing
Teacher
Mathematics
James Rourke

James Rourke

Head coach, boys' JV cross-country; head coach, boys' 3rds basketball
Teacher
Visual Arts
Sara Rourke '94

Sara Rourke '94

Director of Medicine/Physician
Health Services
Craig Sandford

Craig Sandford

Teacher
Performing Arts
Gretel Schatz

Gretel Schatz

Department Char, Performing Arts; Director, Dance Program
Performing Arts
Jolene Schuster

Jolene Schuster

Assistant coach, girls' JV cross-country
Teacher
Science
Andrea Sell

Andrea Sell

Department Chair
World Languages
Richard Sell

Richard Sell

Assistant coach, boys' JV soccer; assistant coach, track & field
Teacher
English
Mona Seno

Mona Seno

Department Chair
Visual Arts
James Shea

James Shea

Assistant coach, boys' varsity baseball
Teacher
History and Social Science
Kim Shearer

Kim Shearer

Associate Dean of Students
Associate Dean of Students
Dean of Students Office, Student Life
Hugh Silbaugh

Hugh Silbaugh

Dean of Teaching and Learning; Teacher
English, Dean of Faculty Office
Ronald Smith

Ronald Smith

Director Band and Jazz Programs
Performing Arts
Kimber Sprankle

Kimber Sprankle

Interim Director
Library
Lee-Ellen Strawn

Lee-Ellen Strawn

Chaplain
Religious Studies and Philosophy
Emma Un

Emma Un

Teaching Fellow
Mathematics
Margaret van Baaren

Margaret van Baaren

Head coach, girls' varsity volleyball
Director
Center for Academic Strategies and Achievement
Lori Veilleux

Lori Veilleux

Teacher
Religious Studies and Philosophy
James Vollinger

James Vollinger

Teacher
Mathematics
Hongqi Wang

Hongqi Wang

Assistant coach, track & field
Chinese Teacher
World Languages
James Ward

James Ward

Teacher/Registrar
Science, Registrar's Office
David Warren

David Warren

Teacher
Mathematics
Sarah Warren

Sarah Warren

Academic Dean and Director of Studies
Religious Studies and Philosophy, Dean of Faculty Office
Peter Weis

Peter Weis

Archivist
Library
Angela Yang-Handy

Angela Yang-Handy

Dean of Global, Experiential & Community Engagement
Global Engagement Office, Senior Staff
Lisa Yates

Lisa Yates

Spanish Teacher
World Languages
Mark Yates

Mark Yates

Head coach, boys' junior varsity ultimate frisbee
Teacher
Mathematics
Wendy Young

Wendy Young

Athletic Trainer
Athletics, Athletic Trainers
Nhu Hoang

My philosophy is: Fail early, so you can eventually succeed.

Tabatha Collins

Struggling in a class doesn't mean that you are not good at it.

Gretel Schatz, Director of the Dance program, instructs a dance student.

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."

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!’”