Magnolia Montessori Faculty
Jennifer Iannaconi - Head of School
Jennifer Iannaconi is the Head of Magnolia Montessori School and has been in the field of education for 25+ years. She has her Bachelor's of Science in Elementary Education from Pace University, Pleasantville, NY, and a Masters of Arts Degree in Early Childhood Education from New York University. She is certified by St. Nicholas Montessori in ages 0-6 and has her Administrator's Credential from the Center of Montessori Education, American Montessori Society. Jennifer is also licensed in elementary education in the states of New Jersey and New York. Jennifer has taught in the classroom, worked as a trainer of teachers seeking Montessori credentials, and led other schools and administrative teams over the course of her tenure. Jennifer is also credentialed on the Infant/Toddler level through the American Montessori Society.
Patti Horenksy - Assistant Director
Patricia Horensky is the assistant director and head of compliance at the Magnolia Montessori School. Patti joined Magnolia when the doors first opened in 2016. She has a bachelors degree in early childhood from Montclair State University and has been working in the field of Early Childhood Education as a head teacher and school director for the past 18 years. In addition, she has raised 3 wonderful children and now spends most of her spare time with her grandchildren.
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