Born and raised in Connecticut, Jesse spent decades with the Manchester, CT, Recreation Department, beginning as an apprentice and working his way up to program director of after-school programs grades K through 5. This will help! Shortridge has been driven by its mission to help teenagers and their families to grow stronger and healthier since it has opened. Before joining Shortridge Academy, Julie obtained her Bachelor of Arts in political science at the University of Connecticut. Jessa is an avid adventurer and traveler. Certificate in Case Management, University of Southern Maine Mary joined Shortridge Academy as a part time staff RN several years ago. Staff at Shortridge are truly there because they want to be! 619 Governors Road . Today, he maintains very strong relationships with his parents and family, largely due to his experience at boarding school. please send in any information about their past or present employment at other Jesse lives locally with his wife and two children, and loves living in this community and spending time outdoors. Katie is also the proud mom of twins Charlie and Lucy who were born the very same year that Shortridge opened its doors! She grew up in Saudi Arabia and spent almost a year adventure guiding in Oman. She lives in Maine with her husband, two daughters, two dogs, and two cats, and enjoys reading, yoga, cooking, hiking, knitting, and volunteering in her community. Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: You are commenting using your account. He has been a residential assistant and served on his college crisis prevention team and as a member of Mentors in Violence Prevention. By continuing you agree to the use of cookies. He has also painted professionally, anything from advertising signs to fine cabinet work. She greatly enjoys helping counselors and residential staff to develop their professional skills and increase their knowledge base. Isaac worked at Shortridge in 2016 and is excited to be back again, this time living in on-campus staff housing. Call 877-903-8968 © 2020 Shortridge Academy. Kaitlyn graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. School History; Faculty & Staff; Our Videos; Student Handbook Ta Thanjai graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. Enrollment has fallen to the point where there are now only about 20 kids at the school, and there is an absolute lack of resources and staff to accomplish what they represent they will … More recently, John became a part-time employee, was appointed chief financial officer, and is an active member of the board of directors of the school. Her practice style includes traditional care, use of up-to-date psychiatric medications as well as alternative treatments, and utilizing vitamins/supplements as well as exercise/diet. A graduate of the University of New Hampshire, Mike holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science and a Master of Secondary Education degree, and is a certified special educator. His work background has included credit union administration and special education. Ken’s hobbies include reading, writing, hiking, canoeing, and music. Andres graduated from the College of the Holy Cross with a B.A. if you remember the long-term employees and from which years. He and his wife Katie are proud parents of teenage twins. in outdoor education from the University of New Hampshire. Chrissy enjoys sharing her love of art with students, including painting (acrylics) and making dream catchers.