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Partners agree to help HAMC in any capacity within their expertise. The professionals below have so far offered to volunteer their services. While some may be willing to travel to Zimbabwe for short periods of time, other will help mostly on a consultant basis on curriculum matters and in sourcing materials and funding for HAMC.

Buntrock, Ashley - B.A. in Early Childhood Education from Xavier University, 3-6 and 6-12 Montessori training. Ms. Buntrock is an Elementary Coordinator and Co-teacher of the Lower Elementary classroom. She is also Faculty for Lower and Upper Elementary Training at the Seton Montessori Institute.

Ferraro, Peter – B.A. Philosophy. Mr. Ferraro is currently in his 10th year at Kingsley Montessori teaching Upper Elementary.

Martorano Carol - B.S. Montessori Teacher Education, Master of Arts; M.A., Educational Leadership and Administration. A former Principal at Alexander Graham Bell Montessori for more than 11 years, Mrs. Martorano, is currently Director of Education at the at Montessori Academy of Chicago and standing Faculty at the Seton Montessori Institute.

Rafacz, Matt holds an AMS Elementary Montessori Accreditation, an Elementary Teaching Certificate, and a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Elementary Education and Psychology. He has Montessori training in 6-9 and 9-12 age groups.

Zetlan, Peter - B.A. Elementary Education; M.Ed. Special education Montessori Certified 6-9, 9-12; MA Certified 1-6. Mr. Zetlan is currently in his 12th year at Kingsley as a Lower Elementary Co-Teacher.

Melissa Zheng – B.A. Linguistics, Chinese Language and Literature (Appleton, WI), Alverno Licensure to Masters Montessori Program (Milwaukee, WI), Seton Montessori Institute – Elementary I-II Certification (Clarendon Hills, IL). Ms. Zheng is currently a lower elementary directress at Lloyd Barbee Montessori School, a public Montessori school is Milwaukee, WI. Ms. Zheng will assist with teacher training and also, directing Lower Elementary Classes.

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