Kate Salmon is pleased to be beginning her 16th year as a Montessori guide at EAC. She received her elementary training from the CMTE/New Rochelle in 2003. She worked in our Upper Elementary Program for nine years and then in 2012 attended the AMI-NAMTA Adolescent Orientation in Cleveland, Ohio and on the Hershey Farm School. Kate holds a B.A. in Biological Sciences with a minor in Chemistry from the University of Delaware. Both of her sons are EAC alums: Gracen, who is finishing his last year in Annapolis, MD at the United States Naval Academy, and Flaminio (Sam) who attends Ithaca High School as a junior. During the summer of 2017, Kate attended the Boston 31C, SEED (Seeking Educational Equity and Diversity) leader training and is a SEED facilitator. She is passionate about social justice. Kate lives in Fall Creek with her partner, Chris, her son, Sam, and Strider, Isis, and Hathor (dog, cat, cat). She most enjoys family, reading, swimming, philosophy, religion, and crossword puzzles.