About

Administrative Staff

Ted Graf, Head of School

Head of School Ted Graf is a career-long independent school student, teacher, and leader, who holds degrees from the University of Vermont, Brown University, and the School for International Training. His deep involvement in every aspect of education includes work with the Coalition of Essential Schools and its progenitor, Ted Sizer. Before joining Headwaters School, Ted was the Upper School Director at the Latin School of Chicago.

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Headwaters Administration

List of 12 members.

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    Ivy Elgarten 

    Assistant Director of Admissions
    Bio
  • Photo of Jessica Gallagher

    Jessica Gallagher 

    Annual Fund Manager
    Bio
  • Photo of Leslie Hirsch

    Leslie Hirsch 

    Director of Human Resources
    Bio
  • Photo of Jason Lewiss

    Jason Lewiss 

    Director of Technology
    Bio
  • Photo of Amy Nylund

    Amy Nylund 

    Senior Director of Community & Enrollment
    Bio
  • Anne Marie Palmer 

    Financial Analyst
    Bio
  • Photo of Alexandra Penry

    Alexandra Penry 

    Senior Director for Finance & Advancement
    Bio
  • Photo of Krista Phillips

    Krista Phillips 

    Director of Admissions
    Bio
  • Photo of Katherine Riojas

    Katherine Riojas 

    Accounting Manager
    Bio
  • Photo of Tom Sellstrom

    Tom Sellstrom 

    IT Support
    Bio
  • Photo of Cait Taylor

    Cait Taylor 

    Director of Communications and Assistant to Head of School
    Bio
  • Photo of Jeslyn Schuh

    Jeslyn Schuh 

    Bio

Springs Campus

18 months to Pre-K
6305 Menchaca Rd.
Austin, TX 78745
Phone: 512-443-8843

Creek Campus

Elementary School
9607 Brodie Ln.
Austin, TX 78748
Phone: 512-804-2708
Fax: 512-628-4810

River Campus

Middle & High School
807 Rio Grande St.
Austin, TX 78701
Phone: 512-480-8142
Fax: 512-480-0278