Agnes Irwin Welcomes New Faculty and Staff

Agnes Irwin Welcomes New Faculty and Staff

Welcome Agnes Irwin new faculty and staff! Our newest educators hold Master's degrees in philosophy, music, and education (to name a just a few), a Juris Doctorate, and a PhD in physics. Here, read about our newest hires' passions and bucket lists:


Janine Arteglier
LS PE & Asst. Basketball Coach

Hobbies: Coaching basketball, beach with my family, running/exercising 
Bucket List: Return to Ireland with my entire family


Christian Bancroft
US English 

Hobbies: Writing, reading, running, going to the gym, meditating, watching films, visiting art museums, cooking, traveling
Bucket List: Love everyone, write as much as possible, continue growing



Erin Hanson
US English

Hobbies: Jogging (slowly), learning french (very slowly), meditating (not slowly enough) 
Bucket List: Learn to sing



Celeste Tarbox '06
2nd Grade Teacher

Hobbies: Needlepoint, reading, yoga, spending time with my husband, JD, our son, Jet, and our toy poodle, Howard
Bucket List: Write a children’s book, run a marathon


Sarah Schoettle
MS Math

Hobbies: Playing sports, hanging out with my family and our dog, Beans
Bucket List: Visit all of the continents


Amy Gorham
Head Nurse

Hobbies: College basketball, walking, family time, reading
Bucket List: See Duke vs UNC game at Cameron Indoor Stadium, lunch with Coach K


Kristin Christopher
Associate Kindergarten Teacher

Hobbies: Walking, hiking, traveling, watching Philadelphia sports, time at the beach
Bucket List: Travel to Europe with my family 


Bianca DeMeo
Long Term Music Substitute

Hobbies: Reading, traveling, skiing, walking my dog, spending time with my family
Bucket List: Travel to Iceland with my family


Molly Kent
LS Counselor

Hobbies: Reading, cooking, Orange Theory, spending time with family & friends, walking my dog, Sadie
Bucket List: Travel to Ireland


Spencer Masloff
Major Gifts Officer

Hobbies: Golf, Premier League, reading, fly fishing, traveling, family time
Bucket List: Take my grandchildren to Paris


James A. Bolden, Jr.
MS English & US Elective

Hobbies: Kettle bell & weight-training, gardening, traveling, streaming movies and TV series
Bucket List: Travel to Greece and Africa, take a cruise, invest


Katrina Gallia
Associate PreK Teacher

Hobbies: Crafting, sewing, cooking, gardening, working outside, playing with our animals, spending time with my family
Bucket List: Travel more, visit Easter Island


Manjuli Gupta
US Science

Hobbies: Tennis, volleyball, hiking, traveling, sewing, crochet 
Bucket List: Visit every national park in the US and Canada, see my niece grow into an amazing woman


Megan Murphy
Payroll Specialist & HR Assistant

Hobbies: Cooking, watching the Eagles
Bucket List: Travel more


Niral Desai
US Science

Hobbies: Stand-up comedy, weight lifting, video games, spending time with family
Bucket List: Travel to Japan, write a physics textbook, create my own video game


Ana De León
Director of Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging

Hobbies: Traveling, hiking, cooking
Bucket List: Travel more, write children’s books, start a podcast, retire abroad


Merritt Weber
Admissions Associate & Family Engagement Coordinator

Hobbies: Reading, walking, tennis, needlepoint, travel, spending time with family and friends
Bucket List: Learn French, learn to make a Nantucket Lightship Basket, go to all four tennis Grand Slam Tournaments


Barbara Ann Caruso, RN
Student Health Nurse

Hobbies: Swimming, spirituality readings
Bucket List: Do more with horses, get involved with animal rescue


Mike Rutherford
5th Grade English

Hobbies: Reading science fiction, myrmecology, astronomy, watching college basketball, playing video games
Bucket List: Finish the YA novel I am writing, cross the Kármán line


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