Abby Mansy has been teaching in the Greenwich Public School District since 2014. She is a Third Grade Teacher at The International School at Dundee who strives to develop confident 21st century learners. She is passionate about using math, technology and digital solutions to develop innovative, critical-thinkers. Before receiving a Master of Arts in Teaching from Sacred Heart University, Abby was the Regional Director of Westchester County for Destination Science, a national STEM summer camp for kids. As Regional Director, Abby managed daily operations of nine camp sites, supervised the teaching of four rotating STEM curriculums, and led a collaborative team of highly-skilled teachers. Abby received an undergraduate degree in Journalism from the University of Connecticut. After graduation, she became an Assistant Editor of WWE Magazine. A fitness buff, Abby is an American College of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer.
Elena Pepe-Salutric Camp Naturalist
The Bruce Museum travels to ICC STEM Camp @ Audubon this summer to engage campers in an interactive, object- and inquiry- based learning experience. Bruce science classes will be taught by Naturalist Elena Pepe-Salutric who was a classroom teacher for several years before combining her passion for teaching with her interest in museums. Elena now delivers programs for schools and the public on behalf of the Bruce and other area museums. She has a bachelor degree from Harvard University where she majored in Psychology with a secondary in Archaeology and a masters in Urban Education from Cardinal Stritch University
Archana Makam Camp Culturalist
Archana Makam has been a substitute Teacher for Greenwich public schools for 16 years and has also taught STEM at Level Up Village. Archana pioneered ICC’s first summer camp in 2014 creating a cultural arts curriculum that taught campers all about India and its influence on the modern-day world and its leaders. As Indian “Culturalist” Archana’s goal is to build the vitality of the international spirit of children. Archana has a Masters of Science in Computer Science from New York Institute of Technology. Currently She is a Director of ICC Greenwich, supporter of The Cos Cob Library and The Greenwich Alliance for Education.