Aimee DeFoe

Principal

Education

  • BA in Film Studies • University of Pittsburgh
  • MAT in Elementary Education • University of Pittsburgh
  • LIFTS Program (K-12 Principal's Certificate) • University of Pittsburgh

KAS Tenure

Aimee has taught at KAS since 2006.

Audra Selkowitz

Kindergarten Teacher

Education

  • BS in Human Development • Cornell University (concentration in Child Development, Personality & Attachment Theories, Family & Social Policy, and English)
  • MS Ed Pre K-4 • Duquesne University
  • Private School Teaching Certificate

KAS Tenure

Audra has taught at KAS since 2015.

Niki Gorecka

First Grade Teacher

Education

  • BS Psychology from the University of Pittsburgh
  • MAT in Elementary Education from the University of Pittsburgh
  • PA K-6 Elementary Certification

KAS Tenure

Niki began teaching at KAS in fall 2019.

Robert Hiteshew

Second Grade Teacher

Education

  • BSEd Elementary Education
  • PA K-6 Elementary Education Certificate

KAS Tenure

Bob began teaching at KAS in 2019.

Molly Butler

Middle School Social Studies and Learning Lab Teacher,

Education

  • BA in Liberal Studies • University of Pittsburgh
  • MSEd in Special Education, Reading Specialist Certification • Westminster College
  • Certificate in Elementary Education • University of Pittsburgh
  • PA Certification: English 7-12, Social Studies 7-12, Math 4-8

KAS Tenure

Molly has taught at KAS since 2010.

Bob Gerwing

Third Grade Teacher

Education

  • BA in Humanities (Religious Studies, Philosophy < Art History) • University of Pittsburgh
  • MA in Art History • University of Pittsburgh
  • MAT in Elementary Education • University of Pittsburgh
  • Certification: Elementary Education

KAS Tenure

Bob has taught at KAS since 2006.

Emily Spirk

Fifth Grade Teacher

Education

  • BA in Hispanic Languages and Literature • University of Pittsburgh
  • MEd in Elementary Education • University of Pittsburgh
  • PA Certification pre-K - 4th grade
  • PA Private Elementary Certification

KAS Tenure

Emily has taught at KAS since Fall 2018.

Tara Henson

Middle School Language Arts and Writing

Education

  • BA in English Literature • University of Pittsburgh
  • MA in Teaching • University of Pittsburgh

KAS Tenure

Tara has taught at KAS since 2010.

Stephanie Bank

Middle School Math, Science & Robotics

Education

  • BS in Biology • Metropolitan State University of Denver
  • Certification in Secondary Sciences • Metropolitan State University of Denver
  • PA Certifications: Secondary General Sciences & Secondary Biological Science, Grades 4-6 All Subjects, Mathematics Grades 7-8

KAS Tenure

Stephanie has been teaching for six years, and started at KAS in the Fall of 2018.

Jennifer DeFoe

Art Teacher

  • BA in Fine Arts/Printmaking • West Virginia University
  • MA in Fine Arts/Printmaking • University of Delaware

Mariaelena Duarte Bozzo

Spanish Teacher

• Instituto Privado D-12 • Christo Redentor, Argentina, Provincia De Entre Rios

• Maestra Normal • Nacional Decreto

Sherry Wolfe

School Administrator


Sherry is a founding member of KAS and has worked at the school since its inception in 2002. She previously worked at the McEwan School from 1993-2002.

Amrita Mehta

Teacher Assistant

Luci Regrut

Director of Admissions


Luci has worked at KAS since 2011.

Miriam Caloyer

Office Assistant