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School staff

At St. Martin’s Episcopal School, we know our staff and teachers have a tremendous impact on your children’s learning. Our school is staffed by professional teachers who are trained and experienced in early childhood education and by teachers’ assistants who help are experienced in working with young children. Our school staff is committed to providing a caring and nurturing enviromnent in which your children can learn and grow.

Serin Stanford

Serin Stanford holds a Bachelor of Science in Education with a certificate in Early Childhood and Elementary Education, a Kindergarten endorsement, and a certificate in Special Education. She joins St. Martin’s Episcopal School in August 2016, most recently serving as the Day School Director at First United Methodist Church in Hurst, a position she began in […]

staff member at St. Martin's Episcopal School in Keller/Southlake, Texas

Elizabeth Highsmith

Elizabeth Highsmith joined St. Martin’s Episcopal School staff in 2015. She was baptized and raised in the Episcopal Church. She recently relocated to Texas from Washington State with her husband Ben and two young children, Elliott and Alexander; one of whom attends St. Martin’s. Elizabeth graduated from Arizona State University with a Fine Arts degree and today enjoys doing art activities […]

Carolyn Zimmerman

Carolyn Zimmerman joined St. Martin’s Episcopal School in fall of 2015. She graduated from UNT in 2003 with a degree in Interdisciplinary Studies, a curriculum which cut across disciplinary boundaries to equip her as a educator. In addition to her degree and certification in early childhood education, she has broad educational experience, including preschool at First Presbyterian […]

staff member at St. Martin's Episcopal School in Keller/Southlake. Texas

Mayra Carballo

Mayra Carballo joined St. Martin’s Episcopal School in 2006. She taught our Spanish curriculum and realized she had a passion to be more and teaches our preschool students. With 21 years of experience there is not much she can’t handle in a classroom or with a group of children. Mayra is married to Jose and […]

Jennifer Thompson

Jennifer Thompson has joined St. Martin’s teaching staff in fall 2016. Jennifer has a Bachelor of Education in Community Health Education from Brigham Young University. She has a strong belief in inspiring a love of learning, and she loves to watch children grow to enjoy the adventures that reading brings to their young minds. She also […]

staff member at St. Martin's Episcopal School in Keller/Southlake. Texas

Alison Zukowski

Alison Zukowski joined St. Martin’s Episcopal School in 2014 and has a Bachelor of Music in Music Therapy. She and her husband Paul reside in Trophy Club with their two sons, Andreas and Alex. Alison has taught “Music Around Us” toddler music classes for 6 years prior to her preschool experience. Extensive volunteering and substitute […]

staff member at St. Martin's Episcopal School in Keller/Southlake. Texas

Regina Molaschi

Regina Molaschi has been with St. Martin’s Episcopal School since 2000. Her experience in working with all age groups makes her the perfect Discovery Room Teacher. She enjoys teaching children about science and nature and loves to make sure that learning is fun for each child. When the light goes on in each child during an experiment, it is a feeling […]

Brenda Newton

Brenda Newton grew up in Iowa and moved to Texas in 1981 after graduating from the University of Northern Iowa with a degree in Elementary Education. Returning to the classroom has been a delight! Preschoolers have such curiosity, humor and wonder while discovering the world around them, and Brenda finds that excitement contagious. Every school […]

Silvia Peiris

Silvia Peiris joined St. Martin’s Episcopal School in March 2017. She has 10 years experience in childcare, and has previously worked for the Fort Worth Independent School District as a Bilingual Teacher Assistant. She’s fluent in the Spanish language. She’s married and has two children, Sasha and Mia. Silvia is happy to help children achieve all their […]

Eva Lax

Eva Lax joined St. Martin’s Episcopal School staff in Fall 2016, having just retired from 20 years of working as a registered nurse. She has a marketing degree in addition to her RN experience. Originally from Sweden, she has lived in the United States for 30 years, and the last 21 years in Keller. She and her […]