Anna Redcay, Ph.D. has been named Chair of the English Department and Upper School English Teacher. An instructor since 2005 at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Redcay is known for balancing intellectual rigor in the classroom with cheerful support. A highly experienced teacher, she recently completed a three-year Visiting Lectureship at Pitt, where she taught classes in women’s studies, children’s literature, and visual literacy.
Ms. Stacy Joy Sherman is on board as Director of the Ellis Lower School and brings her experience teaching and leading in an international setting to our Lower School. In her personal statement she wrote of her commitment to developing a child’s sense of wonder, supporting each child’s inner strengths, and instilling the values of environmental awareness and global citizenship in every student.