My Primary Roles at Northside:
I’m the Director of Admissions for our Lower & Middle School programs.
Since You Asked, Here’s What I’m Most Proud Of As An Educator:
Watching our students come to realize that they are significantly more capable and powerful than they had ever imagined.
Favorite Job Perk:
Being buoyed on a daily basis by the ocean of positivity and optimism provided by our students and my fabulously gifted colleagues.
What I Wanted To Be When I Grew Up (At Age 10):
What I Want To Be When I Grow Up (Now):
A good listener.
Favorite Place In The Neighborhood:
The cafe at Lilia, with an iced Americano in one hand, and a bomboloni in the other.
Favorite Place In The World:
Anywhere I can go for long walks with my wife and daughter.
Favorite Place In My Imagination:
Downstage center of the Olivier at the National Theatre.
My Desert Island EDC (The handful of things you cannot live without):
A decent notebook, a sturdy pen, an old baseball cap.
I Knew I Wanted To Work At Northside When:
I had a chance to observe the faculty working in their classrooms. Great teaching requires nothing less than a Promethean effort, and Northside is brimming with educators that are ready to steal some fire and set their students’ imaginations ablaze!
Secret Dream Job:
Fronting the Red Hot Chili Peppers.
All The King’s Men
Favorite TV Show:
Veal parm with a side of ravioli at Spirito’s in Elizabeth, NJ.