Faculty & Staff

The Girls’ School of Austin selects inspiring and effective educators who are also well-educated in the developmental and social needs of girls.  Our interdisciplinary curriculum and open campus environment promote collegiality and respect.


Rosa Peña

Head of School

Samantha Cruz

Administrative Assistant

Regina Lim

Business Officer

Regina Lim

Neely Michaelis

Director of Admissions

Reagan Ward

Director of Development and Communications

Frances Ramberg

Academic Advisor and Support

Chris Crosby


Lorna Torrado

SEL and Diversity Director, 6th Grade Spanish

Bronson Dorsey

Facilities Director

Dorsey, Bronson

Brent Gillentine

Director of Technology

Brent Gillentine


Meredith Hayden


Terry Parks

First Grade

Jesse Bohnert

Second Grade

Ilene Novy

Third Grade, LS Math Lead

Rachel Lee

Fourth Grade

Brandon Ward

Fifth Grade Math and Humanities, Fifth Grade Advisor

Anne Seekatz

Middle School Science, Science Coordinator, Sixth Grade Math, Sixth Grade Advisor

Anne Seekatz

Michele Rosen

6th Grade Humanities, Pre-Algebra

Jeremy Goheen

7th Grade Humanities and 8th Grade LA

Jennifer Read

8th Grade School Social Studies, Piano 2-8

Amy Heaton

Algebra I, 8th Grade Science, SET, MS Math Lead

Marie Archer

Geometry & Algebra II

Ana Rie

Spanish 3-5 & 7-8, Service Learning Coordinator

Ana Rie

Nancy Hoover

Art Director

Nancy Hoover

Jenny Sparks

Physical Education, Health, Eighth Grade Advisor, Service Learning Coordinator

Gilles Bonneau

Music: Strings Instructor

Adam Littman

Music: Piano Instructor K-1

Courtney Liebich

Spanish K-2, Teacher Assistant, After School Care Teacher

Daniella Saucedo

Teacher Assistant, Front Office Support

Just as we encourage our girls to push the boundaries of their knowledge, we support our teachers to advance their knowledge and skills both inside and outside of the classroom. In recent years, our teachers have attended training programs including:

  • SEL 201: Leadership in School-Wide Social-Emotional Learning and Character Development
  • ISAS New Teacher Institute, Wilderness First Aid
  • The National Council of Teachers of Mathematics regional conference
  • The National Council of Social Studies conference
  • Texas Computer Education Association
  • The Texas Music Educators Association
  • The Texas Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation & Dance
  • Austin Sign Language School
  • SXSWedu
  • The Columbia Teachers College Reading and Writing Project
  • The NAIS People of Color Conference
  • The National SEED (Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity) Project.