Director of Administration
Emily has an extensive background as an educator and administrative leader in the field of independent school education. Prior to joining us at RWS, Emily spent six years as the school Principal of St. Edward Epiphany. In that capacity she had oversight for all aspects of operations and management including budgeting and finance, human resources, facilities management, health and safety, compliance, information technology, and advancement.
Familiar with Waldorf education, Emily shares our passion and commitment to providing a learning environment that promotes independent thinking and experiential learning. She has developed a reputation as a respected leader who recognizes the importance of inclusion and partners with faculty and parents to support each student, always keeping the children at the center of her work. As a former teacher, she has an appreciation and profound respect for the work of faculty. She has a demonstrated an ability to form strong administrative teams and champions professional development for both faculty and staff.
Emily is known for establishing strong processes, improving institutional communication, making tough decisions and getting things done. She builds strong relationships, values the input of others, listens closely, and works collaboratively. Emily is also a loving and devoted mother of two sons and a daughter.