Liz Allen

Primary/Extended Day, Team Leader

Liz Allen graduated from the University of New Hampshire with a B.A. in mathematics. She worked for seven years in banking and then began working with NGO’s giving business support. After becoming a mother, Liz was very involved in the administration and teaching at cooperative preschools in both New Haven, Connecticut and Ithaca. When her children joined our school in 1999, she frequently worked as a volunteer and substitute. She received her Montessori training for 3-6 year olds at Princeton Center for Teacher Education. Liz has training in the diagnosis and remediation of learning problems in mathematics from Prof. Mahesh C. Sharma. Liz lives in Ithaca with her husband, Glenn, two children, Miles and Nelle, and dogs, Osa and Linus.