Miss Kathleen was born in Plattsburg, New York, received her undergraduate degree from SUNY Binghamton and her Masters in Synaesthetic Education from Syracuse University. She taught for several years at all grade levels, from K- College, and then went back to school for a degree in Interior Design. After working in commercial and residential design for a few years, she returned to teaching and trained in Waldorf Early Childhood Education at Sunbridge College in Spring Valley, NY. She then ran an in-home nursery in Atlanta, Georgia for 7 years before moving to Chapel Hill in 2001, enrolling her son at EWS, and becoming our third Kindergarten teacher. In 2004, she started our first Nursery class, and continues as a Nursery teacher. She also spearheads our puppetry program, giving puppet shows at EWS and in the wider community.