Erin Bertholf

Erin graduated from SUNY New Paltz in 2008 with a degree in Communication Disorders. Soon after graduating, she started her dream job of raising two amazing children. Her son is currently enrolled at HVSS and her daughter will be attending HVSS Play Days. Erin enjoys spending time with her husband hiking the Hudson Valley, eating at local restaurants with friends, and is looking forward to being a part of HVSS Play Days.


Vanessa VanBurek

Vanessa graduated from New York University with a B.A. in Elementary Education and a minor in Psychology. Upon graduating she founded the Hudson Valley Sudbury School, where she has staffed since its inception. Both inside and outside of school, Vanessa enjoys debating educational philosophies, photography, soccer, becoming engrossed in craft projects and the ridiculous fun of raising seven kids! She is happy to be a part of a much needed revolution in education.