Adrienne Grube is a high school guidance counselor. She truly enjoys helping students reach their academic, personal, and social goals! When not working, Adrienne loves to read, travel, and spend time with her family and friends.
Alexandra Loeb is a Strong Start Orientation Advisor at Agora. She is passionate about making sure elementary students and families feel ready to begin their online journey with Agora. When not teaching, you can find her spending time with her family and enjoying the outdoors.
Ali Mislanovich is a middle school reading specialist. Middle school is a difficult time for many kids, and Ali does all she can to make this transitional period as smooth as possible for her students. When Ali isn't teaching, you can find her riding her bike, taking a yoga class, or trying out a new recipe in the kitchen.
Alyssa Pilsits is Agora’s elementary school counselor. She strives to help students grow socially and emotionally by helping them develop interpersonal and intrapersonal skills to utilize both online and offline. When not working, she enjoys running and going to the beach.
Amanda Davis is a second grade reading specialist here at Agora. This is her 4th year serving Agora students. She is very passionate about helping her students become better readers and develop a love for reading! When not teaching, Amanda enjoys spending time with her fiancé Nathan, her kitty Oscar, and her family and friends.
Amber Cross is so excited to be working as a fourth grade math specialist. This is her 14th year teaching, and her 11th year teaching online. She loves math, but she also loves creative writing, music and performing arts. Amber lives in Central PA with her husband and three sons. When not teaching, you can find her making music, and spending lots of time with her family.
Amorine Phengvath joined Agora in October 2012. With experience in accounting from growing up in a family business, she developed a concrete foundation in general business and has served various roles in business fields and accounting. Providing accurate accounting has always been a priority for her as it is one of her passions. When she is not servicing her payroll duties to employees, she devotes the majority of her time to her family and friends.
Amy Shea is an 11th/12th grade guidance counselor at Agora. She is passionate about helping her students reach their academic, personal, and career goals. In her spare time, she is usually found spending time with her husband, son and Norwich Terrier puppy. She also enjoys spending time with friends, reading and traveling.
Ashley McIvor is a school nurse. She is passionate about ensuring the health of the students of Agora and providing a caring rapport, as well as educating and giving information about health to the students and families of Agora. Ashley absolutely loves her job as a school nurse with Agora. When she is not at work, Ashley loves being with her family, friends, and pet bearded dragon, Charlie.
Carrie Lapsley is a special education enrollment specialist for the middle school. She loves that Agora provides students with the opportunity to achieve success in a non-traditional school setting. When not working, Carrie enjoys being with her family, being outside, and surrounding herself with all things Disney.
Dr. Charles Glean has many years of experience serving as an educator in public schools. He has been a teacher, supervisor and administrator. Dr. Glean completed his Ph.D in special education at Penn State University and holds PA certification as a teacher, supervisor, elementary and secondary principal and superintendent Letter of Eligibility. Dr. Glean serves on the boards for PA Private Academic Schools, Partnership for Community Supports and is a member of the Consumer Advisory Board of the Cardeza Foundation Hemophilia & Thrombosis Treatment Center.
Christy Nickerson-Little is an Academic Coach in the elementary school. She is passionate about helping teachers reach their full potential through coaching and collaboration. Christy resides on a farm in western Pennsylvania with her husband, son, 2 cats, and 22 chickens! She enjoys reading, knitting, and birdwatching.
Crystal Pritchett is a classroom coach at the Learning Center. She loves working with students and helping them reach their full academic potential. She also enjoys mentoring young ladies through Villanova Initiative for Engaging Women also known as VIEW. Crystal is also a committee member on Royal Black Literacy Trust Board, where she works with children to improve their reading skills. When not working or volunteering, she is taking care of her kids and spending time with her family and friends.
Dan Bradley is a middle school math specialist and an avid Philadelphia Eagles fan. Teaching is a second career for Dan, brought on by a life-long desire to inspire children to achieve at a high academic level. Dan enjoys hiking with his wife Lisa and their dog Chip, coin collecting and cheering his Philadelphia Eagles onto victory.
Danielle Ambrose is a 9th and 10th grade school counselor at Agora. She is passionate about helping students achieve their personal, educational, and career goals while making the most out of their high school experience. In her spare time, she loves to have fun with her family and friends, listen to music, and be outdoors.
Deb Bielawski is a high school Special Education Academic Coach. She completed her undergraduate degree in Special Education at East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania and her graduate degree in Educational Leadership at Arcadia University. In her down time, Deb enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons. She also enjoys reading, keeping healthy and in shape, and being outdoors - especially the beach.
Debbie Brown is a school nurse in the nursing department at Agora. She is passionate about informing our students on many health issues and living a healthy lifestyle. When not working, she loves spending time with her family, exercising, crafts and skiing.
Denise Curry is an elementary academic coach at Agora. Denise is passionate about helping each student reach their highest potential by supporting our students and learning coaches. When not working, Denise loves attending her children’s sporting events.
Eileen Bernstein is a fifth grade reading specialist at Agora. She is passionate about sharing her love and excitement for reading to all of her students. When not teaching, Eileen loves to read, especially on a beach, spend time with her family and travel to new places.
Elaina Wrzesniewski is a special education compliance specialist at Agora. One key element that she works on is to ensure that signatures for essential special education documents are processed electronically for our students across the state. Elaina loves being a part of the Agora family where a real-life education can be experienced virtually! Elaina enjoys writing poetry, crocheting, being in nature and most importantly spending time with her family.
Elena Malatack is a school counselor at Agora. She is passionate about helping her students prepare for a successful future. Elena loves being active and spending time with family and friends.
Elizabeth McEwen joined Agora as an elementary teacher in December 2006, and has been serving as a reading specialist since 2009. She currently teaches in the middle school, and loves to help students develop a sense of accomplishment and excitement about reading. Outside of school, Elizabeth’s interests include singing, reading and birdwatching. She is also the happy mother of two young adults (and servant of one very old cat!).
Erica Lee is a high school guidance counselor at Agora. She is passionate about helping students find out their skills and interests and plan their futures. When not working, Erica loves spending time with her family, exercising, and cooking.
Erin Hilson is a special education academic coach at the high school. She is passionate about ensuring families, students, teachers, and other school personnel work as a team to provide a quality individualized education to all students. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys.
Erin Howe has been an Agora teacher for 9 years, currently serving as a middle school math specialist. She is dedicated to helping her students find success in math through skill building and improving their confidence. Erin enjoys gardening, hiking and camping with her family.
Erinn Hunt serves as a special education academic coach at Agora for grades kindergarten through 5. She enjoys working with teachers, students and their families to ensure their success in school. Outside of school, she enjoys spending time with her children, family and friends.
Evan Skolnik is a school psychologist for grades kindergarten through 5 at Agora. He is passionate about working with students, parents, teachers, and administrators to identify students’ needs and develop and implement plans in order to improve their performance. When not working, Evan enjoys playing the drums and listening to music. He is currently pursuing his Doctoral degree in School Psychology at the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Fallon Nicholas is a middle school counselor at Agora. She is passionate about providing a positive counseling approach that helps students to grow in areas of academic, social/emotional and career development, which will lead them to success in school and in their futures. When Fallon is not working, you can find her spending time with her family and enjoying the summer sun on the beach!
Fawn Smith is a middle school advisor. She is passionate about providing newly enrolled students with a personalized and comprehensive orientation program to ensure they are prepared to begin their content courses. Outside work, Fawn loves spending time with her family, trying new exercise routines and cooking new healthy recipes.
Frank Nagy is a high school academic coach at Agora. He is passionate about creating and implementing the best possible practices to ensure maximum achievement for all students at Agora. When not working, Frank is often found coaching high school basketball or spending time with his friends and family.