Meet our Staff

At MSM, we are proud of our wonderful staff who help make our school possible and provide a great education for our students. We are fortunate to have teachers who are hardworking, dependable, and proud to be part of the MSM community. All of our lead directresses have AMS and MACTE accredited training.


Casa Program Staff

Aurora Costache

Lead Directress

Lisa Vanderveer

Assistant Directress

Caitlin Butorac

Assistant Directress


Toddler Program Staff

Wendy Toothaker

Lead Directress

Jennifer Rosene

Assistant Directress


Extra Curricular Staff

Elizabeth Caroll

French Teacher

Kari Elhard

Art & Music Teacher

Bridget Prochaska

Club Instructor

Jacqueline Costache

Club Instructor & Administrator


The greatest sign of success for a teacher is to be able to say, ‘The children are now working as if I did not exist.’
— Dr. Maria Montessori