Leadership

“Leadership and learning are indispensable to each other.”

-John F. Kennedy

Academic Leadership

Mary Barton

HEAD OF SCHOOL

  • Trinity Washington University, B.A. History
  • Brooklyn College, M.S. Education: Humanities
  • Brooklyn College, Advanced Certificate, Educational Supervision and Administration
  • Columbia University, Cahn Fellow, Cahn Fellows Program for Distinguished Principals, Teachers' College

Mary served as an educator with the New York City Department of Education for over 32 years before her retirement in September 2018. In her last position with the DOE, she served as the Community Superintendent for Community School District 27 in Queens from 2014-2018. Prior to this, she served as a Senior Achievement and Technology Integration Facilitator in Cluster 2 and Children's First Network 204 from 2010-2014.  Ms. Barton was the principal of Public School 236, The Mill Basin School, from 1999-2010 as well as a middle school English Language Arts and Humanities teacher and Assistant Principal at I.S 240 and a principal at I.S. 278, all in Community School District 22 in Brooklyn. Ms. Barton holds New York State Certification for both school level administration and supervision as well as district level administration and supervision.

SHERRI FROMOWITZ

lower school principal

  • Queens College, B.A., M.S.
  • Hofstra University, Reading Certification

Sherri has been with Lawrence Woodmere Academy for over 19 years.

MARC HOYLE

upper school principal

  • SUNY Stony Brook, B.A.
  • Dowling College, M.S.

Marc has been with Lawrence Woodmere Academy for over 18 years.

SUSAN LETTIERI

HEAD OF GLOBAL SCHOLARS PROGRAM
HEAD OF COLLEGE GUIDANCE

  • Fordham University, B.A.
  • Hofstra University, M.A.

Susan has been with Lawrence Woodmere Academy for over 25 years.

Athletic Leadership

JEFFREY WEISS

DIRECTOR OF ATHLETICS

  • C.W. Post, B.A.
  • Hofstra University School of Law, L.L.M.

Jeffrey has been at Lawrence Woodmere Academy for over 31 years.

ADMINISTRATIVE Leadership

LUKE DAVIS

HEAD OF ADMISSIONS

  • Salisbury State University, B.A.

Luke has over 15 years experience recruiting and managing International Student academic programs. This is Luke's first year at Lawrence Woodmere Academy.

STEPHEN OSTROFF

DIRECTOR OF INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY

  • New York University, A.C.S.
  • Hofstra University, B.B.A.

Steven has been with Lawrence Woodmere Academy for over 5 years.

Safety & Security Leadership

Lorin W. Clark

DIRECTOR OF Safety & Security

  • Baruch College
  • John Jay College

Lorin W. Clark serves as the Director of Safety and Security. He is a retired NYPD Police Lieutenant. During his 20 year tenure with the NYPD, he served in the Counter-Terrorism Division. Lorin also served as the Commander of the Community Outreach Unit, working closely with the NYC Public Schools. He is a former Police Academy and School Safety Academy Instructor.

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