Middle School

Brookfield Academy's faculty and staff are dedicated to providing students with an exemplary academic and extracurricular experience. BA seeks those individuals who have something to teach and a passion to teach it. Extraordinary teachers work for the full development of students, in and out of the classroom. All support the Brookfield Academy mission of educating "students prepared for college and life."


NameOffice Location

Doug Ricci

Assistant Head of School/Head of Middle School

Freedom Hall

Peter Grossman

Dean of Students/Middle School

Freedom Hall

Monica Hughes

Middle School Administrative Assistant

Freedom Hall

Tracy E. Albers

MS Science Teacher

Freedom Hall

Rebecca A. Auskings

Middle School Music and Theatre Teacher

Freedom Hall

Laura Beres

Middle School Science Teacher

Freedom Hall

Jessica L. Birschbach

MS French Teacher

Freedom Hall

Kelly M. Brandstaetter

Middle School Spanish Teacher

Freedom Hall

Catherine Davis

MS English

Freedom Hall

Joan Doble

MS Mathematics/Level 7 Leader; Level 7 Math

Freedom Hall

Anne Gehl

MS Classics, Pre-Algebra, and Lab Science

Freedom Hall

Michael Gotthardt

History/History Dept. Chair

Freedom Hall

Kitty Griffin

MS French/Level 8 Leader

Freedom Hall

Jayne Hinkens

MS English Dept. Chair/Level Leader/English/Classics

Freedom Hall

James Homan

MS History

Freedom Hall

Jenna Jimenez Garcia

Middle School Spanish/Latin Teacher

Freedom Hall

Janet Kenny

MS Mathematics

Freedom Hall

Mr. Terry Laabs

MS Latin Teacher & MAP Coordinator

Freedom Hall

Rebecca D. Peacock

Middle School Mathematics/ Mathematics Department Chair/Level 6 Leader

Freedom Hall

Jonathan Porter

MS Composition/Classics

Freedom Hall

Thomas Resch

MS Geography Teacher

Freedom Hall

Lee Rogers

MS Physical Education/LS Physical Education & Department Chair

Liberty Hall/Freedom Hall

Denise Seitz

Teacher - Level 8 English

Freedom Hall

Lori Star

MS Resource Support

Freedom Hall

Tristan M. Strelitzer

Middle School Music/Band Teacher

Patriots Hall

Michelle A. Sullivan

Middle School Life Science, Engineering and Design & Department Chair

Freedom Hall

David Urbanski

MS Latin/Classics, Language Department Chair

Freedom Hall

James Vaughn, Jr.

MS Technology Director

Freedom Hall

Eric Volmar

MS Media Specialist

Freedom Hall

Matthew Wasmer

Teacher - Level 8 Classics

Freedom Hall

Chris Wills

MS English, Level 8 Classics

Freedom Hall

Brian Wolf

MS Art & Level 8 Leader

Freedom Hall