Our talented pool of teachers love children and are dedicated to Waldorf education. At Shining Star Waldorf School our faculty strives to promote a healthy and healing learning environment, encouraging social consciousness and compassion.
Mrs. Marsha Johnson – Grades 2-3
Mrs. Johnson founded the school in 2003 with two Family Playgroups. She began her teaching career in Waldorf as a sub for the Portland Waldorf School, where her 3 children attended. She wasco-founder of Cedarwood Waldorf School and taught there for six years. Her background includes study of anthroposophy and she has a deep love and appreciation for children and their parents. Mrs. Johnson has degrees in Economics, Speech & Hearing Communication, and Auditory Science (Doctoral degree).
Tante Jocelyn Mueller - German Language
Ms. Heidi Vorst - Folkdance 1-8
Mr. Torsti Rovainen - Band & Theater Club
Ms. Glorianna Minden - Handwork
Ms. Lisa Giachinno - Handwork
Mr. Julien Munske - Percussion Band 5-8
Ms. Kristin Owens - Singing and Band
Ms. Emily Tilton - Writing Workshop 4-8
Ms. Elizabeth Neeley - Naturalist, Wild Nest 0-5 years