Fanwood Life Magazine December 2018 | Page 8

Welcome, New Staff!  JOSHUA LOEFFEL Director of Special Programs Josh started at NYSD this past October as the Director of Special Programs. He comes to us from the Brewster Central School District, and also worked at Lavelle School for the Blind. He has a MA in Deaf Education and a BA in History, with a minor in music. Josh also has an advanced graduate certificate in Educational Learning. CARY NEMEROFF Technology Teacher Cary joined the Fanwood Family in October as our Technology teacher. He has a MA in Deaf Education and a BA in Philosophy and Hebrew and Judaic Studies. Cary has also worked with children with Cerebral Palsy. When not at NYSD, he runs and owns a Martial Arts, Fitness and Yoga business. SHIRAN ZHAVIAN Data, Assessment, and Testing Specialist Shiran has a MS in Chemical Engineering and a BS in Chemistry. She previously worked as a Stem Cell Therapy Lab Technologist at New York Blood Center. Shiran was a substitute at Fanwood during the 2017- 2018 school year. In October of 2018 she became the Data, Assessment, and Testing Specialist at New York School for the Deaf.  8