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Faculty & Staff

We are pleased to provide some basic information on our web site about our faculty and staff.





Victoria Capon
Class 1 Teacher

Education: B.A., Art, University of Southern Maine; M.Ed. and Waldorf Certification K-8, Antioch NE Graduate School
Years at WSCC: 1
Residence: New Bedford
Interests: Kayaking, Hiking, Knitting, Reading and Anthroposophy


Naomi Whitely

Class 2 Teacher

Education:  B.A., Geography, Augustana College;  M.Ed. and Waldorf Certification, Antioch NE Graduate School
Years at WSCC: 2
Residence:  East Sandwich
Interests: Singing, Dancing, Natural Science and Hiking


Mark Schofield

Class 3 Teacher

Education:  B.A., Dartmouth College; M.A., English, Boston College; Certified in NH for Grades, Grades 1-6; M.Ed. and Waldorf Certification, Antioch NE Graduate School
Years at WSCC: 3
Residence:  Cotuit
Interests: Writing, Poetry, Chess, Reading, Hiking

Claire Anacreon Small

Class 4 Teacher

Education:  B.A., Literature, University of CA, Santa Cruz; M.A., English and Comparative Literature, Columbia University; Certified in MA for Grades,
Pre-K and Grades 1-6; Waldorf Certification, Antioch NE Graduate School.
Years at WSCC: 10
Residence:  Falmouth
Interests: Writing, Gardening, Story Telling, Drama

Kim Allsup
Class 5 and Gardening Teacher

Education: B.A., Brown University; M.Ed. and Waldorf Certification, Antioch NE Graduate School
Years at WSCC: 20
Residence: Falmouth MA
Interests:  Writing, Gardening, Reading, Story Telling

Ted Curtin
Class 6 Teacher

Education:  B.F.A., Rhode Island School of Design; Waldorf Certification, Antioch NE Graduate School
Years at WSCC:  14
Residence:  Plymouth
Interests:  Woodworking, Photography, Music


John O'Meara
Class 7/8 Teacher


Education:   B.A., Boston College, Certificate of Education, Bridgewater State; Waldorf Certification, Antioch NE Graduate School

Years at WSCC: 16
Residence: Bourne
Interests:  Rugby, Baseball and History

David Gable
Middle School Coordinator and Music Teacher


Education:  B.A., Music, University of Michigan; MA, Music, Boston University; M.Ed. and Waldorf Certification, Antioch NE Graduate School

Years at WSCC:  27
Residence:  Mashpee
Interests:  Music, Art, Organic Gardening, Reading

Caroline Hopewell
Handwork Teacher


Education:  B.A., Simon's Rock College; Waldorf Certification, Antioch NE Graduate School

Years at WSCC:  10
Residence:  East Falmouth
Interests:  Downhill & Cross-Country Skiing, Biking, All Fiber Arts (including Felting, Sewing, and Knitting)


Joan Baugh
Games/Movement Teacher

Education:  Bridgewater State College,
University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, Spatial Dynamic Institute
Years at WSCC: 18
Residence:  Falmouth
Interests:  Biking, Hiking, Skiing

Megan Zotolli
Woodwork Teacher


Education:  B.A. of Sculpture Arts, Hampshire College
Years at WSCC: 3 
Residence:  Woods Hole, MA
Interests:  Studio Arts, Farming, Handwork, Swimming


Rachel Ross
Learning Support Teacher


Education:  Early Childhood Ed. - Education: Emerson College, England; Eurythmy - London School of Eurythmy, England; Therapeutic Eurythmy - Medical Section at the Goethanum,  Switzerland; BA University of Mass, Amherst; MS.Ed. Sunbridge College, NY. Mass State Teacher Certification in Elementary Ed and Special Ed. Pre K-12
Years at WSCC: 2
Years in Education: 40
Residence: East Sandwich, MA
Interests: Eurythymy, History, Nature, Art

David Buskey
French Teacher


Education:  B.A., English, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; M.A., French, Boston College
Years at WSCC:  8
Residence:  Sagamore Beach
Interests:  Travel, Music, Art, Cooking, Gardening, Everything French


Jan Elliot
Dance Teacher

Education: BA., Music, Wesleyan University, MA, Dance and Anthropology, UCLA; Certified in Suzuki recorder instruction
Years at WSCC:  5
Residence:  Woods Hole, MA
Interests:  Morris and Sword Dancing, Medieval Music, Travel, Writing, Cooking, Puzzles and Games, Bounce Board


Nancy Garvey
Early Childhood Teacher


Education:  B.S., Secondary Education, University of Rhode Island, M.Ed., Early Childhood Education and Waldorf Certification, Sunbridge College
Years at WSCC: 17
Residence:  Wareham

Interests: Gardening, Kayaking, Outdoor Activities, Cooking, Dyeing with Natural Materials


Lynda Johnson

Early Childhood Teacher


Education:  B.A., Bridgewater State College; LifeWays N.A.; Foundation Studies, Center of Anthroposophy; Waldorf Certification, Sunbridge Institute; Simplicity Parenting Group Leader Training

Years at WSCC: 5
Residence:  Sandwich

Interests Yoga, plant-based cooking, adventuring with family, all things out-of-doors; running, hiking, biking, kayaking, camping and telemark skiing. 

Jessica Cushing
Parent Educator

Education: B.S., Exercise Physiology, Boston University; Certified in MA for Pre-K through Grade 3; Holistic Health Coach, Institute for Integrative Nutrition
Years at WSCC: 2
Residence:  Sagamore
Interests: Outdoor Activities, All things Italian, Healthy Cooking, Running, Skiing

Beth Bullard
Early Childhood Assistant


Education: Cape Cod Community College, Massage Institute of New England

Years at WSCC: 10
Residence:  Mashpee

Interests: Handwork, Reading, Hiking, Travel, Herb Gardening



Jenn Reed
Early Childhood Assistant

Education:  B.F.A., Alfred University; NY School of Ceramics; Archie Bray Foundation Residency Program, Helena, MT;
Years at WSCC: 2
Residence:  S. Dennis, MA
Interests:  Art, Cooking, Children, Outdoors

Cristan Vineis
Siesta Lead Teacher, Parent Educator and After Care Teacher

Education: B.A., Psychology, University of Vermont; Waldorf Early Childhood Teacher Certification, Alkion; DONA Certifed Birth Doula
Years at WSCC:  3
Residence:  Mashpee, MA
Interests:  Handworks, Gardening, Running, Hiking, Doula-ing and Raising Boys.



Creighton Peet

Education: A.A., Culinary Arts, Culinary Institute of America
Years at WSCC:  3
Residence:  Falmouth, MA
Interests:  Cooking, Travel and Mountain Biking

Cooking Assistant



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Administrative Staff

Gary Cannon


Education:  B.A., American College in Paris; M.Ed., Sunbridge College
Years at WSCC:   6
Residence:  Falmouth
Interests:  Basketball, Juggling, Guitar, Spending time with my children

Amy Galvam
Enrollment Director


Education:  B.A., Psychology, California State U, Sacramento; M.A., Pastoral Theology, Boston College, Clinical Pastoral Education, Emmanuel College
Years at WSCC:  5
Residence:  Plymouth
Interests: Reading, Fitness, Cooking, Family Time and Music

Sue Salvesen
Administrative Assistant

Education:  Jacksonville University; University of New Hampshire; Certified Ophthalmic Assistant
Years at WSCC: 4
Residence: Marion, MA
Interests: Yoga, Zumba and Outdoor Adventures

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