Faculty & Staff

Lower School Faculty

Heads of Early Childhood & Lower School

List of 2 members.

  • Photo of Wes Wehunt

    Mr. Wes Wehunt 

    Head of Early Childhood-8th Grade
    Marymount University - M.Ed.
    University of Maryland - B.A.
  • Photo of Liz McAlister

    Mrs. Liz McAlister 

    Assistant Head of Early Childhood-8th Grade
    University of North Carolina at Greensboro - Masters of School Administration
    Davidson College - BA

List of 9 members.

  • Photo of Tracy Blackledge

    Mrs. Tracy Blackledge 

    3rd Grade Teacher
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte - B.A.
  • Photo of Jessica Carter

    Ms. Jessica Carter 

    1st Grade Teacher
    Appalachian State University - B.S.
  • Photo of Gabriela Castellano

    Ms. Gabriela Castellano 

    Kindergarten Asst. Teacher
    Rider University - B.A.
  • Photo of Courtney Chambers

    Ms. Courtney Chambers 

    Lower School STEM Teacher
    High Point University - M.Ed.
    High Point University - B.A.
  • Photo of Melissa Cook

    Mrs. Melissa Cook 

    Lower School Spanish Teacher
    University of Richmond - B.A.
  • Photo of Christy Dickson

    Mrs. Christy Dickson 

    3rd Grade Teacher
    La Grange College - BA
  • Photo of Tami Fuller

    Mrs. Tami Fuller 

    2nd Grade Teacher
    Kutztown University - B.S.
  • Photo of Catherine Glass

    Mrs. Catherine Glass 

    Asst. Director of Athletics, Lower School P.E. Teacher, Weight Training Teacher
    Lenoir-Rhyne University - B.S.
  • Photo of Emily Griswold

    Mrs. Emily Griswold 

    4th Grade Teacher
    State University of New York - B.A. Education Elementary Education K-6 & B.A. Education- Special Education K-12(Dual Certification)
    State University of New York at Geneseo - M.Ed Curriculum and Instruction (Implementation of Technology in the Classroom)

List of 9 members.

  • Photo of Ann-Marie Harp

    Mrs. Ann-Marie Harp 

    Eaglets Lead Teacher
    Winthrop University - B.S.
    York Technical College - A.A.
  • Photo of Makayla Hodge

    Ms. Makayla Hodge 

    Transitional Kindergarten Lead Teacher
    University of North Carolina at Wilmington - B.A.
  • Photo of Shirley Jordan

    Ms. Shirley Jordan 

    Eaglets Asst. Teacher
  • Photo of Julie Langley

    Mrs. Julie Langley 

    Early Childhood/Lower School Art Teacher
    University of South Carolina - M.A.
    University of South Carolina - B.A.
  • Photo of Gretchen Leffew

    Mrs. Gretchen Leffew 

    Kindergarten Lead Teacher
    UNCC - M. Ed. - STEM concentration
    Bob Jones University - B.S.
  • Photo of Brianne Lute

    Ms. Brianne Lute 

    Lower School Music Teacher
    Edinboro University of Pennsylvania - B.S. Music Education
  • Photo of Monica Marsilio

    Ms. Monica Marsilio 

    Transitional Kindergarten Asst. Teacher
    Elon University - B.A.
  • Photo of Lynne McClellan

    Mrs. Lynne McClellan 

    Lower School Reading Specialist
    Clemson University - M.Ed.
    Appalachian State University - B.S.
  • Photo of Katherine Noble

    Ms. Katherine Noble 

    Kindergarten Lead Teacher
    Queens University - Teaching Certificate
    Salem College - B.A.

List of 9 members.

  • Photo of Mackenzie Oakes

    Mrs. Mackenzie Oakes 

    1st Grade Lead Teacher
    University of Minnesota - Masters of Education
    Purdue University
  • Photo of Ritah Patterson

    Mrs. Ritah Patterson 

    Toddlers Asst. Teacher
    St. Gabriel's Nursery Training College, Bulawayo, Zimbabwe - Early Childhood Diploma, N.N.E.B.(Nursery Nursing Examination Board)
  • Photo of Amy Pearce

    Mrs. Amy Pearce 

    2nd Grade Teacher
    East Carolina University - Masters of Arts in Education
    East Carolina University - BS
    East Carolina University - B.S.
    National Boards - National Board Certification
  • Photo of Jessica Phipps

    Mrs. Jessica Phipps 

    Lower and Middle School Band Teacher
    Eastman School of Music - M.A.
    Eastman School of Music - B.M.
  • Photo of Carla Rabb

    Ms. Carla Rabb 

    Transitional Kindergarten Lead Teacher
    Appalachian State University - B.S.
  • Mrs. Lauren Rutter 

    Kindergarten Asst. Teacher
    University of Tennessee - B.S.
  • Photo of Priscilla Saunders

    Mrs. Priscilla Saunders 

    4th Grade Teacher
    University of Central Florida - Bachelor of Science
  • Photo of Farzaneh Sehhat

    Mrs. Farzaneh Sehhat 

    Toddlers Lead Teacher
    Central Piedmont Community College - A.A.S.
  • Photo of Carrie Wehunt

    Mrs. Carrie Wehunt 

    Early Childhood P.E. and Sign Language Teacher, Lower School Librarian
    North Carolina Central University - Master's in Library Science
    Juniata College - Bachelor of Arts in Education
Davidson Day School is an independent private school for students 2 years old through 12th grade in the Lake Norman region of Charlotte.