OUR TEAM

Peter Anderson, Head of School

Peter AndersonWashington Latin’s Head of School is Peter Anderson. He brings more than 20 years of experience in education as a teacher, administrator and school leader.  He brings a commitment to improving instruction and results for all students, fostering parent involvement, and sound stewardship of school finances. Peter holds a BA from Haverford College, a Masters in Sociology from the London School of Economics, and a Masters in Education from New York University. Peter also teaches middle school US History.

Peter is part of the summer 2018 cohort of the highly selective Pahara-Aspen Education Fellowship, a two-year program for talented leaders who are reimagining America’s public schools.

Diana Smith, Principal

diana-portraitDr. Smith came to Washington Latin in 2008 following several decades’ experience teaching and leading in both public and private schools.  With a Ph.D. in English from the University of Virginia and a B.A. in Classics from Princeton University (Phi Beta Kappa), Dr. Smith is Washington Latin’s academic leader, responsible for refining and sustaining the classical curriculum and teaching model. She also teaches several classes and works directly with students on independent studies.

In 2015, she was the recipient of the Washington Post Distinguished Leadership Award for her work as Principal at Washington Latin.

Senior Leadership Team

Ms. Kara Brady – Director of Upper School

Ms. Joelle Chall – Assistant Director of Middle School

Ms. Kate Cromwell – Director of Development & Communications

Mr. Bob Eleby-El –  Director of Athletics

Ms. Crystal Eleby-El – Director of Student Recruitment & Alumni Relations

Ms. Martita Fleming Director of Operations

Ms. Geovanna Izurieta – Director of Finance

Senior Leadership Team (con't)

Ms. Anna Jesseman  Co-Director of Student Support Services, Director of Mental Health

Mr. James Kelly  –  Assistant Principal, Director of Middle School

Ms. Crys Latham – Director of College Counseling

Mr. Carl Lyon – Director of Information Technology

Ms. Khashiffa Roberts – Assistant Principal for Student Life, Co-Director of Student Support Services

Faculty & Staff

To email any of our team members, use first initial and last name. For example, Peter Anderson is PAnderson@latinpcs.org.

Faculty A-E

Amaechi, Mary

Anderson, Peter

Argondizza, Pascale

Baldwin, Sean

Banks, Kaleb

Barlev, Maya

Barroso, Elaina

Baum, Aaron

Bhuva, Parag

Birkenhead, Peter

Bloomfield, Joslyn

Brady, Kara

Breitman, Rachel

Callum, Jamille

Chall, Joelle

Clausen, William

Coleman, Caroline

Coleman, Christopher

Collins, Elizabeth

Christian, Natalia

Cromwell, Kate

Davis, Aryn

Davis, Michael

Day, Nathan

Dobler, Teresa

Edmundson, Albert

Edwards, Brandon

Eleby-El, Bob

Eleby-El, Crystal

Faculty F-K

Figueroa, Elias

Figueroa, Johannna

Fleming, Martita

Flores, Ada

Folawiyo, Fatima

Foster, Hope

Garcia, Ada

Grant, Anna Laura

Green, Joe

Grey, Headley

Guo, Cuicui

Hagerty, Tom

Hamd, Joseph

Hamd, Joyce

Hamm, Sereena

Han, Xiaoming

Haywood, Cheryl

Hotchkiss, Brian

Hultgren, Carl

Izurieta, Geovanna

Jesseman, Anna

Jost, Geneva

Kelly, Jimmy

Koenig, David

Kolb, Dena

Kolb, Patricia

Faculty L-P

LaFleche, Adam

Lambert, Karen

Larios, Jessica

Latham, Crys

Lee-Bey, Brittany

Lee, Janna

Liu, Lawrence

Locke, Camille

Lyon, Carl

Mariotti, Simone

Martin, Corey

McDaniel, Stephanie

Mewafy, Mohamed

Minera, Neelam

Moore, Lisa

Mujal, Adele

Nelson, Adina

Nunn, Carenda

Oberson, Amy

O’Brien, Thomas

Olney, Marjorie

Oran, Becca

Peale, Lacy

Pieters, Yule

Porcelli, Alexander

Prue, Tamica

Faculty R-Z

Raskin, Emily

Richardson, Christopher

Richardson, Kerry

Rivera, Ana

Roberts, Khashiffa

Rose, Caroline

Salazar, Julian

Seid, Laurel

Senty, Sarah

Shannon, Marie Martine

Shapiro, Elisa

Sisk, Mercedes

Smith, Diana

Smith, JerBria

Starnes, Joe

Staten, Lawrence

Stephens, Kristin

Steplight, Cheryl

Stiff, John

Stouder, Christina

Thompson, Catherine

Torrence, Rickey

VerCammen, Melissa

Werstein, Jack

Whitfield, Sandra

Wills, Reginald

Yonker, Thomas