Behind Every Great Student…
At Geffen Academy, our faculty and staff are reflective practitioners with deep experience who are committed to supporting students’ ideas, passions and academic interests.
Head of School
Prior to joining UCLA, Sibyll created and led a fellowship for outstanding public school teachers and principals from across the country.
Assistant Head of School
Neil was a founding member of de Toledo High School in West Hills, where he is Dean of Faculty Emeritus.
Director of Admissions and Enrollment
Keishia spent the past 13 years helping Los Angeles students prepare for independent school placement as the executive director of Independent School Alliance for Minority Affairs…
Music Department Chair
Michael taught music in New York City public schools for 11 years. He served on the New York State School Music Association Research Committee and Diversity Committee…
Science Department Chair
For the past nine years, Elizabeth has been a science instructor at the Marlborough School. She is currently Program Head of its Leonetti O’Connell Honors Research in Science Program…
Director of Development
Before joining Geffen Academy, Susan spent more than a decade at Harvard-Westlake School, where she was the Director of Alumni Relations for six years. Previous to that role, she was Associate Director…
Campus Operations Manager
Fay has been at UCLA for more than 30 years, serving as an office manager, executive assistant, administrative analyst and, most recently, a senior personnel analyst.
For the last five years, Meg has led the Opus Project at UCLA, which is the first enterprise faculty information system ever built for the campus. For 15 years, she has managed enterprise technology in large organizations…
English Department Chair
Jack graduated magna cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa with a degree in philosophy from Bates College and earned an M.A. in English from the University of Nevada, Reno.
C.A.A, B.A., PG. DIP.
David served as Athletic Director of the Marlborough School in Los Angeles for 17 years, where he taught physical education classes, led a competitive sports program for 36 teams in 12 sports…
Previous to joining the UCLA family, Tracy worked for more than a decade for California State University, Office of the Chancellor.
Math Department Chair
Since 2011, Oleg has worked for the Los Angeles Math Circle, a free Sunday math school run by the UCLA math department. He has trained 11 multiple state and national champions…