Brother Friar Sean R. Hall, OSF, LSW, Director of Schools, Director of Religious Education (DRE), Education Committee, Children’s Faith Formation (CFF) and KidsLife Programming, and Garden Guild Chairperson

Friar Sean Hall is a Professed Franciscan and also a Licensed Social Worker with extensive experience working with children in all forms of crisis. He serves as our Director of Schools, and Director of Religious Education (DRE) Programming for Saint Miriam Parish. Brother Sean enjoys being an active teacher with our Children’s Faith Formation (CFF) and KidsLife Programs, and serves on the Board of Saint Miriam Academy where he acts as a liaison between the School and Parish Boards…

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Mrs. Sarah Ingalls-Howard – Assistant Director for the Saint Miriam School

Sarah Ingalls-Howard joins Saint Miriam as a Candidate for Ordination and as Assistant Director for the Saint Miriam School. Sarah began participating in church at six years old as an acolyte and in the youth choir. She has been in every position possible as a church member from Altar Guild to Vestry to Diocesan representative. At the age of Twelve Sarah got my first paying job in the church as a Sexton. …

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Ms. Jameia Boone – Saint Miriam School Ambassador and Administration Assistant

Jameia Boone serves as our Saint Miriam School Ambassador and Administration Assistant. Jameia, at the age of 16, began working at her church summer camp, where she started as a Camp Aide. In this position, she helped serve breakfast, lunch and hand out snacks as well as keeping supplies inventory for the campers. After a few summers as a camp aide, she changed positions to work as a Camp Counselor. Her work later as a barista, and as a mental health technician, has helped her …

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Ms. Brianna Buckley – Itty Bitty Lead Teacher

Brianna Buckley is an Educator with Saint Miriam. Brianna holds a bachelors degree in psychology and is an athlete, an artist, and a huge animal lover.

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Ms. Deborah Buckley – Itty Bitty Assistant Teacher

Ms. Deborah joins our itty bitty team and cares for the precious infants! She is a life time resident of our community. Married over 30 years and counting. Mother of 3 grown children, Tyler a fire fighter/EMT, Alyssa a CHOP pulmonary nurse and Brianna who runs your Itty Bitty room. …

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Ms. Rebecca Egerter – Assistant Teacher, Beginners

Rebecca Egerter joins Saint Miriam as an Assistant Teacher in our newest Classroom 7, Toddlers I! She resides in Ambler, but has lived all over the Est Cost of the United States and enjoys working with children and animals. …

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Ms. Trista Green – Toddler I Lead Teacher

Trista Green joined our team as an educator. She is originally from Philadelphia and had  been living in Mt. Airy since she was born. She enjoys the outdoors and loves to go on hikes at Valley Green. She has a passion for children…

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Ms. Geneva Howard – Assistant Teacher

Ms. Geneva Howard joins Saint Miriam School as an Assistant Teacher. She loves art, music, writing, and animals. Geneva also enjoys being around children and helping mold and teaching them.

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Mrs. Tamara Ruffin Jones – Assistant Teacher

Mrs. Tamara Jones joins Saint Miriam School as the newest Teaching Assistant to the toddlers class. She is a wife with 1 child herself and has been working with children for about 10 years now.

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Mrs. Theresa Marie Leonetti – Group Supervisor and Educator

Theresa Marie Leonetti (O’Connor) joins Saint Miriam as our new Group Supervisor and Educator for our school! Theresa grew up in Northeast Philly with her large, loving extended Italian American family that was deeply grounded in the Catholic faith and music. Her parents and grandparents were music ministers at their local parishes and her mom is still a Director of Music to this day. When she was really young, Theresa and her siblings, especially her sister, got to visit a lot of churches and schools as mom was an itinerant organist/music teacher playing for weddings and funerals or teaching the next generation of musicians. This foundation of family, faith, and music truly inspired her in all of her life choices. …

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Mrs. Donna Link – Parish and School Services, Software Integration and IT Director

Donna Link is our Parish and School Services, Software Integration and IT Director. In her position, Donna coordinates the Administration needs and staff for our parish, school, cemetery, and retreat center with our web and software infrastructure and programs. She helps to maintains our school web and technology services and interfaces…

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Mrs. Jennifer Martin – PreK-3 Lead Teacher

Jennifer Martin serves as an Educator with our Saint Miriam School. Jen has been a resident of Springfield Township for over 14 years with her husband, Kieran, son Riley (14yrs), and daughters Chloe (8yrs) and Lexie (1 yr)…

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Ms. Devon Markowski – Beginner II Lead Teacher

Ms. Devon Markowski was born and raised in Philadelphia with her two older siblings. Her love of working with children began at a young age through babysitting her nieces and nephew. After becoming a mother herself, that love only seemed to grow. …

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Ms. Mickayla Meredick, Toddler II Lead Teacher Educator

Mickayla Meredick was born in Wilkes-Barre, PA raised in Greentown, PA and is one of four siblings. She graduated from Wallenpaupack Area High school and started off babysitting and nannying within her family.Eventually she joined the child care program within her high school to further develop her experience. After graduation…

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Ms. Leigh Moran – PreK-4 Lead Teacher

Leigh Moran brings over twenty years of experience preschool settings. A graduate of Slippery Rock University, Leigh holds a Baccalaureate in Parks and Recreation during which she completed internships at Walt Disney World and the Slippery Rock Park Commission. …

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Ms. Melissa Connor O’Donnell – S.T.E.A.M.M. Teacher

Melissa Connor O’Donnell serves as an Educator and S.T.E.A.M.M. at Saint Miriam School. Melissa holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology and a Master’s Degree in Early Elementary and Special Education.

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Ms. Elizabeth Ocasio – Substitute Teacher

Elizabeth joins our education team and is a graduate of Saint Joseph’s University where she received a B.S. in Psychology. Throughout high school and college she worked as a camp counselor at a Philadelphia recreation center. She continued…

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Ms. Jordan Reilly – Beginner I Lead Teacher

Jordan Reilly joined Saint Miriam and works primarily with beginners and toddlers. Jordan was born and raised in Glenside PA. She spent her primary years at Saint Luke’s the Evangelist School and secondary education at Bishop McDevitt High School. She is currently working towards her degree in early childhood education. …

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Ms. Mya Rivers – Beginner II Assistant Teacher

Ms. Mya Rivers joins Saint Miriam School as a teacher’s assistant. Mya was born and raised in Philadelphia and is a 2021 graduate from the West Chester University of Pennsylvania. She has been working with children since the age of 10, as she has assisted with many programs…

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Mrs. Katelyn St. George – School Nurse

Katelyn St. George is a Licensed Registered Nurse and serves as our Nurse two days each week…

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Mrs. Gloria Turner – Assistant Educator

Mrs. Gloria Turner joins Saint Miriam as an Assistant Educator! She was born in Willow Grove and has lived in Montgomery County area her entire life. A wife and mother of three, Gloria has a lifelong passion for child care. …

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Alexis Walker – Toddler II Assistant Teacher

Alexis Walker serves as an Assistant Educator at Saint Miriam. She lives in Mt. Airy with her family and is very excited to join the Saint Miriam School team! Alexis is health focused and a long time vegetarian and has vast experience working with children …

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