Anah Sison
Lead Teacher – Primary CR8
Ms. Anah Sison is the Lead Teacher for Classroom 8. Read More…
Ayisha Moss
Music Education
Violinist Ayisha Moss teaches violin to the elementary and MYHS Read More…
Bill Hall
Co-Lead Teacher – MYHS
Mr. Bill Hall earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education Read More…
Carlos Encinas
Adjunct Teacher
Mr. Carlos Encinas received his undergraduate degree in Biotechnology Engineering Read More…
Cathy Mowbray
Spanish Teacher
Ms. Cathy Mowbray teaches Spanish to the Infant, Lower Elementary Read More…
Christine Helm
Co-Lead Teacher – UE CR10
Ms. Christine Helm is a Lead Teacher for Upper Elementary Read More…
Crystal Lindquist
Life Skills
Crystal Lindquist is part of our Life Skills team at Read More…
Denise Henry
Lead Teacher – LE CR9
Ms. Denise Henry has been with Desert Garden Montessori since Read More…
Dr. Jagdish Dave
Peace Education & Counseling
Dr. Jagdish P. Dave’, Ph.D., Psy.D. has had a rich Read More…
Dr. Joseph Millea
Music Education
Dr. Joe Millea teaches music and band to the elementary Read More…
Elizabeth Bruner
Lead Teacher – UE CR12
Ms. Elizabeth Bruner is a Lead Teacher for Upper Elementary Read More…
Eric Caballes
Sustainability/Gardening
Eric Caballes is the gardening and sustainability teacher/coordinator at Desert Read More…
Freddy Cante
Media & Digital Arts
Mr. Freddy Cante has had a love for the creative Read More…
Hillary Stewart
Lead Teacher – Toddler CR5
Ms. Hillary Stewart is the Lead Teacher for Classroom 5. Read More…
Janelle Medders
Lead Teacher – Early Toddler CR3
Ms. Janelle Medders is the Lead Teacher of Classroom 3. Read More…
Janet McGilivray
Art Teacher
Ms. Janet McGillivray has a BA in Education from Northern Read More…
Jill Carson
Co-Lead Teacher – LE CR11
Ms. Jill Carson is Montessori certified in Primary 3–6 and Read More…
Justin Walters
Adjunct Teacher – MYHS
Mr. Justin Walters is an Arizona State University graduate with Read More…
Karen Snyder
Lead Teacher – UE CR10
Ms. Karen Snyder is a Co-Lead Teacher for Upper Elementary Read More…
Katie Booth
Lead Teacher – Primary CR1
Ms. Katie Booth is the Lead Teacher in Classroom 1. Read More…
Kinnari Pandya
Lead Teacher – Infant CR4
Ms. Kinnari Pandya has been the Lead Teacher for the Read More…
Krista John
IB Coordinator & Foreign Language Teacher
Ms. Krista John holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the University Read More…
Linda Christensen
Life Skills
Ms. Linda Christensen is the Reading Support Specialist on the Read More…
Linda Mercier
Organic Kitchen
Ms. Linda Mercier started with Desert Garden in 1999. She Read More…
Maria Gamez
Lead Teacher – Toddler CR6
Ms. Maria Gamez is the Lead Teacher for Classroom 4 Read More…
Mary Navarro
Co-Lead Teacher – MYHS
Ms. Mary Navarro is part of the MYHS program as Read More…
Peggy Shupp
Lead Teacher – Primary CR7
Ms. Peggy Shupp is starting her 26th year of teaching, Read More…
Ronda Jameel
Physical Education & Wellness
Ms. Ronda Jameel has 20+ years in the fitness and Read More…
Rosemary Jones
Co-Lead Teacher – LE CR11
Ms. Rosemary Jones is celebrating her 21st year working with Read More…
Sukanya Sharma
Life Skills
Sukanya Chandra-Sharma, D.O. (Suki) is part of the Life Skills Read More…
Tessa Musel
Lead Teacher – Primary CR2
Ms. Tessa Musel is beginning her 4th year as primary Read More…