The NYA faculty & staff knows eachNYA Brochure
and every student by name. Now’s your
chance to learn a little about us.
Danielle Fisher Barschdorf
Pennsylvania State University, B.A.; University of New Hampshire, M.A.
Middle School Science Chair, Middle School Science
Ohio Dominican University, B.A.
Lower School, Primary Assistant, Elementary Art, After Care
The Ohio State University, B.A.
Associate Director of Lower School & Admission
David C. Echeverria
Wesleyan University, B.A.; St. Joseph’s College of Maine, M.S.
Middle School History, Middle School Tennis
University of Maine-Orono, B.A.; University of Southern Maine, M.S.
Upper School History, Technology Coordinator
Bridgewater State College, B.S.; Simmons College, M.S.
Lower School, Grades 3-4
Yale University, B.A.; Simmons College, M.S.; Harvard University, M.A.
Librarian, Upper School French, Middle School History
Colby College, B.A.; Columbia University, M.A.
Upper School English, Emerge, Make-A-Wish
Jordanhill College, B.A.; Lesley University, M.Ed.
Lower School Elementary Teacher
Yale University, B.A.; University of Georgia
Upper School Latin
Elisabeth “Biz” Houghton
Boston College, B.A.
Academic Support Consultant, Study Skills, Tutor
Heidi Lathrop ’92
Kennebunk Nursing Facility, C.N.A.; Brentwood Rehabilitation Center, R.C.N.A.
Middle School Administrative Assistant, Attendance
Dartmouth College, B.A.; Harvard University, M.Ed.
Upper School Science
Wesleyan University, B.A.; University of Massachusetts-Amherst, M.A.T.
Head of Lower & Middle Schools, Middle School Latin
Christopher J. Mazzurco
Wesleyan University, B.A.
Director of Information Technology, Varsity Track, Varsity Cross Country
Central Maine Community College, A.S.
Lower School, Assistant Primary Teacher
Timothy McMahon ’93
Maine College of Art, B.F.A.
Middle School Art, Middle School Cross Country, Middle School Lacrosse
Ashley Spicer Moody ’02
Southern Maine Community College, Associate’s in Paramedicine; University of Maine, A.D.N.; Walden University, B.S.N., M.S.N.-FNP
Health Services Coordinator
University of Oklahoma, B.A.
Lower School, Assistant Primary Teacher, Creative Movement, After Care
University of Utah, B.F.A.; Laguna College of Art & Design, M.F.A.
Upper School Studio Art, Varsity Golf Assistant, Gallery Coordinator
Bowdoin College, B.A.; University of Richmond, G.T.L.
Middle School English
Ian A. Ramsey
University of Southern Maine, B.S.; M.F.A. – Rainier Writing Workshop, Pacific Lutheran University
Visual & Performing Arts Chair, Upper School Instrumental Music, Studio Band
Lisa D. Robbins
University of Massachusetts-Amherst; Aquinas Junior College, A.S.; Arizona State University
Website Manager, IT Assistant and Lead Scheduler
Monique Roy Whitcomb
Northeast Montessori Association, AMS Montessori Certification
Lower School, Lead Primary Teacher
Williams College, B.A.; University of Virginia, M.A.
History Chair, Varsity Boys Cross Country
Bucknell University, B.A.; Wilmington University, M.Ed.
Lower School and Middle School Spanish
Maintenance & Cleaning Technician
North Carolina State University, B.A.; Wesleyan University, M.A.
Associate Director of College Counseling
Linda M. Vaillancourt
University of Southern Maine, B.S.; University of Maine, M.M.
Lower School Music, Middle School Instrumental Music, String Ensemble