CHRIS GRIBNAU – GEMS Middle School Music Teacher
Education: B.S. Music Education – UVM, M.M. Music Education – Ithaca College
Interests: Music – I enjoy playing many different styles from latin, jazz, rock and old-time. I am an avid kayaker and enjoy exploring the Adirondacks by boat and by foot.
Teaching Experience: 9 years public school teaching in New Hampshire and Vermont.
Quotable: “I’m looking forward to making fantastic music with Georgia’s young musicians!”
LORI ADAMS – GEMS Health Teacher
Education: B.A. in History and Secondary Education – Trinity College. M.A. in Middle Level Education from Johnson State College.
Interests: I am pretty involved with my children and their activities. I love to read and research and I coach cheerleading.
Teaching Experience: I have taught Social Studies, Psychology, and Health for the past 18 years.
ANDREW SEALEY – BFA Grade 6 Language Arts Teacher
Education: B.A. in Elementary Education – Johnson State (2004), M.A. in Education at UVM (2013)
Interests: Hiking, basketball, gardening, swimming.
Teaching Experience: 2004-2013 at Johnson Elementary School
Quotable: “Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.” Nelson Mandela
We are so happy to welcome these new teachers to our schools and communities!