Alumni Profiles

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Ben Hart, Class of 2001

I am deeply grateful to the Waldorf School for developing the curiosity and genuine thirst for knowledge that has been the foundation for my accomplishments.

Equity Research Analyst, The Haverford Trust Company
Passed all three CFA (Chartered Financial Analyst) exams
FINRA Series 7 & 66
Franklin & Marshall College, 2009
  • Wall Street Journal Finance Award
  • Albert L. Bell Memorial Prize in Accounting
  • Varsity Tennis
  • George School, 2005

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    Alessandra Schneider, Class of 1998

    Waldorf education and it's integration of the arts led to my career as a musician and string educator. My work centers around educating the whole child through the use of music, and my experience at WSP gave me the foundation to do this.

    University of Maryland, 2008, Masters in String Performance and Suzuki Pedagogy
    University of Delaware, 2006, Instrument Music Education
    Administrator and Teacher at the Animato Suzuki Violin Program and the Academy of Music
    Applied music faculty at the Anne Arundel Community College
    Freelance musician in the Greater Washington DC area
    Trustee for the MD/DC Chapter of the American String Teacher's Association

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    Ariella Saperstein, Class of 1997

    From instilling a true sense of wonder for the natural beauty of the world to demanding high quality academic work, I really came to learn for the sake of learning and have carried that love with me.

    Haverford College, 2004, Philosophy Major
    The Lawrenceville School, Cum Laude, 2001
    Associate Director, American Friends of The Hebrew University

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    Leif Forer, Class of 1992

    Leif Forer with Piedmont Biofuels Client Willie Nelson

    Hampshire College, 2001, Majored in Appropriate Technology
    Princeton Day School, graduated with honors, 1996
    Princeton Day School Alumni Scholar Award in 1996
    1st Place for Sustainable Enterprise Business Plan in 2001
    Founder and co-owner of Piedmont Biofuels - a renewable energy biodiesel company

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    Stan Parish, Class of 1998

    There's no limit to how a Waldorf education prepares you to meet the world, so its effect on your life is also limitless!

    Wesleyan University, graduated with honors, 2006
    The Lawrenceville School, 2002
    Assistant Editor, GQ Magazine
    Freelance Writer, The New York Times

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    Sarah Elmaleh, Class of 1998

    Waldorf education is interactive and personal, so in addition to a rich curriculum, students acquire a real love of learning.

    Wesleyan University, 2007, Phi Betta Kappa, East Asian Studies Major
    Princeton Day School, Cum Laude, 2002
    Volunteer English Teacher in Bangkok
    2nd place in regionals of ESU National Shakespeare Competition, 2002
    British American Drama Academy, 2005
    Junior Year Study Abroad at Doshisha University, Japan

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