Christy arrives at Sewickley Academy after nine years of teaching boys at St. Paul’s School for Boys in Brooklandville, MD. Earlier in her career, she taught girls at the St. Catherine’s School in Richmond, VA, teaching science as well as math. She is pleased to have boys and girls together here as she joins the Senior School Math Department.
A graduate of Westminster College in New Wilmington, PA, with a B.A. in Biology, Christy earned her M.A. in Biology at the College of William and Mary, where she also served as a teaching assistant in the biology, zoology, and botany labs. In addition, Christy engaged in ongoing professional development with the Student Global Leadership Institute and the Center for Spiritual and Ethical Education, as well as training in the International Baccalaureate in Math Studies and taking mathematics courses at the University of Richmond.
A three-sport coach of volleyball, basketball, and tennis, Christy was also (in 2015) the recipient of the Freeman Award for Teaching Excellence at St. Paul’s School for Boys. She is excited to be joining the Mathematics Department here at Sewickley Academy this fall.