Faculty and staff
Early childhood teachers
Sherry Jennings (1972 to present) – Parent & Child Teacher
Sherry grew up in Greenville, Pennsylvania and graduated from Allegheny College in Meadville, Pennsylvania. She worked in Community Health before teaching at Pine Hill during its first years. After attending the teacher training course at Emerson College in England, she returned to Pine Hill to teach kindergarten and develop the nursery and Children’s Garden programs. In the last five years, Sherry has been offering courses on Compassionate Communication to parents, staff and community members, and currently serves as a mediator for parent or faculty concerns. Sherry’s three children attended Pine Hill and High Mowing School.
Lisa Freeman (2002 to present) – Kindergarten Teacher
Lisa pursued foundation studies at Emerson College in England and then later completed a degree in Early Childhood Waldorf Education from Antioch University New England. She spent eight years as a lead kindergarten teacher at Lexington Waldorf School before coming to our Rose Kindergarten. Previously, she was the kindergarten assistant at Pine Hill for seven years. Lisa’s sons attended Pine Hill.
Amy Kleine (2004 to present) – Kindergarten Teacher, Early Childhood Chair
Amy grew up in Massachusetts and received a B.A. in Sociology from the University of Massachusetts Amherst. She is a graduate of the Waldorf Teacher Training Program at Antioch University New England. Prior to becoming the lead Sunflower Kindergarten teacher in 2006, she worked for several years in the nursery and kindergartens at Pine Hill as an assistant. Amy has three children, two of whom attend Pine Hill and one of whom is a Pine Hill graduate.