Meet Our Staff

Meet Our Teachers & Administration

Staff and students continue to thrive and benefit from the efforts of all the parents and staff past and present. Sun Grove remains committed to a Montessori education that supports the vision of children who are inspired to: grow into responsible, empathetic, and peaceful adults; utilize creative, independent, and critical thinking abilities; demonstrate enthusiasm for life and learning; take initiative in endeavouring to fulfill their dreams.

Terri Zuidema

Terri Zuidema

Director of Academics, Middle School Montessori Guide & Elementary/Middle School Department Head
Rasha Lukes

Rasha Lukes

Toddler Montessori Directress, Infant Toddler Department Head
Miletsy Desarden

Miletsy Desarden

Infant Montessori Guide
Natalie Martin-Young

Natalie Martin-Young

Toddler Montessori Guide
Wendy Conte

Wendy Conte

Primary Department Head
Shauna Nobile

Shauna Nobile

Primary Montessori Guide
Hannah Barker

Hannah Barker

Primary Montessori Guide
Rosemary Jordan

Rosemary Jordan

Elementary I Montessori Guide
Kate Dieujuste

Kate Dieujuste

Elementary I & II Montessori Guide
Karin Jones

Karin Jones

School-wide IT Specialist and Upper Elementary Guide
Rossella Carone

Rossella Carone

Adolescent Montessori Guide
Laurie Fryar

Laurie Fryar

Office Manager
Brittney Dillon

Brittney Dillon

Administrative Assistant
Sandhya Dindiyal

Sandhya Dindiyal

Infant Assistant
Evelyn Almodovar

Evelyn Almodovar

Toddler Assistant
Maria Byrnes

Maria Byrnes

Toddler Assistant
Sue Allender

Sue Allender

Primary Assistant
Cheryl Mainville

Cheryl Mainville

Primary Assistant
LouAnn Bowen

LouAnn Bowen

Lower Elementary Assistant
Laura “Angie” Reyes

Laura “Angie” Reyes

Spanish and Art Specialist
BJ Best

BJ Best

Elementary Aftercare, Aftercare Supervisor
Andrew Conte

Andrew Conte

Elementary Aftercare
Adella Blacka

Adella Blacka

Elementary Aftercare
Tony Degirolamo

Tony Degirolamo

Physical Education