Administration

Administration

Everyone in the Kadima community plays a part in raising each child’s potential to the power of Kadima, including our dedicated Administrative team. Learn more about our staff and how to get in touch by browsing the directory below.

 

Dr. Steven Lorch

Head of School

Email

Ph.D., Teachers College, Columbia University
Rabbinic Ordination, Rabbi Isaac Elchanan Theological Seminary, Yeshiva University
Ed.M., Harvard University Graduate School of Education
B.A., Rutgers College

Anthea Canes

director, kindergarten through eighth grade, Judaic Studies and Programs

Email

M.A. Ed., American Jewish University

B.A., University of Cape Town
Honors in Education, University of Witwatersrand

Alisha Sela

Director,

Early Childhood Education Center

Email

M.A., Bank Street School of Education

B.S., University of California, Santa Barbara

 

Karin Koskas

Hebrew Coordinator

Email

Cherie Friedman

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, KINDERGARTEN THROUGH EIGHTH GRADE & Elementary School General Studies

M.A. Ed., American Jewish University

B.A. Ed., University of Cape Town

Email

Al Fields

Athletic Director

Email

 

Dikla Kadosh

Director of Admissions

Email

 

Arnold Rudnick

Director of Finance

Email

Jesus Rivera

Plant Manager

Email

 
Faculty

Faculty

 

Ethel Altug
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Blakely Bates
Elementary School General Studies
Email

Emily Baumgarten
Elementary School General Studies
Email

Rebecca Carteris
Elementary School General Studies
Email

Sarit Cfir
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Moran Elimelech
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Jaclyn Gorney
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Shoshana Hirsch
Finance
Email

Katharine Hoshyarsar
Middle School Math & Student Achievement
Email

Balraj Kaur
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Ruth Levi
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Ruth Levi
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Kathy Lucas
Middle School Social Studies
Email

Rachel Mayman
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Suzie Matos
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Michael Pelavin
Music Director
Email

Mariel Seta
Elementary & Middle School Hebrew
Email

Kathy Schiefer
Middle School Language Arts
Email

 

 

Orit Shabo
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Tamara Shapiro
Finance
Email

Leslie Steier
Early Childhood Education Center
Email

Joanne Weiss
Elementary School General Studies
Email

Jaime Welch
Elementary School General Studies
Email

Jennie Winderlich
Art Specialist
Email

 
Office & Support Staff

Office & Support Staff

Ingrid Schwartz
Office Coordinator
Email

Leslie Mergen
Office Assistant
Email

Jamie Katz
Nurse
Email