Faculty and staff
Carmen DiPietrantonio (2006 to present) – German
Carmen grew up in Germany. She studied Business, Communications and Psychology at Bay State College in Boston and Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts while working in International Business. In 2005 she received a degree in Elementary Waldorf Education from Antioch University New England. Her daughter graduated from Pine Hill.
Glynn Graham (1978 to 1982 and 1988 to present) – Handwork
Glynn grew up in South Africa and graduated from Cape Town University with a degree in Psychology. She graduated from the Waldorf Teacher Training Program at Adelphi, Garden City with an M.Ed. and a Waldorf Certificate. Glynn took a class at Pine Hill from grade 1 through 4 and returned as the handwork teacher in 1988. Her children graduated from Pine Hill and High Mowing School.
Karen Guitman (2008 to present) – Eurythmy
Karen grew up in Southern Ontario, Canada. She received her Honors B.A. degree in Drama in Education and her B.Ed. degree from the University of Windsor. Karen taught public school in Canada for six years before deciding to pursue Waldorf teacher training and homeschooling her three children. Karen attended the Rudolf Steiner College in Sacramento, California where she graduated from the four-year Eurythmy training program. She has four children, two of whom attend Pine Hill and two of whom who attend High Mowing School.
Lorey Johnson (1979 to present) – French
Lorey grew up in Milford, New Hampshire. She studied French at the University of New Hampshire, receiving a B.A. and then furthering her studies in another year abroad. She worked in bilingual education in the public schools for three years before arriving at Pine Hill, where she has remained as French teacher. For several years, Lorey has worked in adult education, including at The Center for Anthroposophy, and she mentors foreign language teachers from Waldorf schools across the continent. Each summer Lorey leads tours in France, enabling her to regularly renew her enthusiasm for the French language and culture. Lorey has two children who graduated from Pine Hill and High Mowing School.
Julianna Lichatz (2014-present) – Movement Education
Julianna studied Human Ecology and received her Maine State Teaching Certification from the College of the Atlantic. She completed her M.A. in Education with Waldorf Certification through Antioch University and has Spacial Dynamics and Bothmer Gymnastics Certification. Julianna has held positions as Movement and Class teachers at four different Waldorf schools, where she has developed circus programs, movement curriculums, aftercare programs, coached basketball and running teams, led nature study, and served on many committees. She also has taught and coached gymnastics for more than thirty years. Julianna’s interests include outdoor adventures, sports, dance, languages, gardening, cooking, herbal medicine, arts and handicrafts.