Teaching Team!

The 2021-2022

Ben Joiner

Ben Joiner

Assistant Head of School

As the Assistant Head, Mr. Joiner works tirelessly to help teachers be the best teachers they can be. He also serves teaches on an as-needed basis.

Malorie Martinez

Malorie Martinez

Speech & Language Therapist and Teacher

Ms. Martinez has been helping students find their voice and their path since 1999. You could say her work speaks for itself!

Bryn Ponti

Bryn Ponti

Intervention Coach and Transition Skills Coordinator

Ms. Ponti has quickly risen through the ranks as one of our premiere behavioral management specialists.

Jimmy Reynolds

Jimmy Reynolds

RCS Swiss Army Knife (and Part-Time Instructor)

The ultimate renaissance man, Mr. Reynolds has created and developed over half a dozen Enrichment curriculums.

Chris Stecklair

Chris Stecklair

Enrichment Coordinator and Radcliffe Reach Lead

Colin Orr

Colin Orr

Marsh Lead Teacher

Mr. Orr is the teacher 7th and 8th graders need. He makes our students better students, and his colleagues better teachers.

Catherine Bushby

Catherine Bushby

English and Language Arts Department Co-Head

A lover of reading, writing, and the performing arts, Ms. Bushby teaches the written word in an immersive, holistic manner.

Katy Morrell

Katy Morrell

Specialized Instruction Coach and Nest Evaluator

Ms. Morrell is our hero! A radiant beam of optimism, she is always willing to help her students and peers.

Kevin Gilchrest

Kevin Gilchrest

Mathematics & Enrichment Teacher

Mr. G, math teacher extraordinaire, has been pushing and motivating his students since 2001. His unique style has made him a Radcliffe all-star!

Rebecca Emory

Rebecca Emory

Art Teacher

As Radcliffe Creek's premiere artist in residence, Ms. Emory helps equip our students with creative outlets through a variety of artistic mediums.

Nickesse Dawson

Nickesse Dawson

Nest Lead Teacher

Witty? Check. Inspiring? Check! Mr. Dawson earns his students' respect and challenges them to do the same in return.

Simone Vagnoni

Simone Vagnoni

Discovery Department (Science and Social Studies) Head

A celebrated D1 athlete, Ms. Vagnoni leverages her experience on the field by incorporating team-building exercises in the classroom!

Gretchen Coppage

Gretchen Coppage

Orton-Gillingham Department Head

One of our founding teachers, Ms. Coppage has shaped an entire generation of learners.

Margie Barilar

Margie Barilar

Office Manager & Enrichment Teacher

As our Office Manager, Enrichment Teacher, Math tutor and Financial Assistant, Ms. Barilar has plenty to keep her busy!