Siri Panday, Assistant Head of School
Siri joined The Montessori Schools in its inaugural year. She enjoys supporting children, parents, and staff in her role of Assistant Head of School.
She has eleven years of experience working with children and families in AMI Montessori schools as a Children’s House and Toddler Guide. Prior to joining The Montessori Schools, she was a Primary Guide at Old Colony Montessori School in Hingham, MA for eight years. Siri served on the board of Thacher Montessori School in Milton, MA for five years.
Siri completed her Master’s in Montessori Education at Loyola University in Baltimore, MD. She has her AMI Primary diploma from The Montessori Institute Northwest in Portland, OR, and her AMI A-I diploma from The Montessori Institute in Denver, CO.
She attended St. Olaf College in Northfield, MN and received her B.A. Siri spent six months volunteering to help start a Montessori school in Nepal, where she also learned to speak Nepali.She lives in Manhattan with her husband and two girls, ages nine and one and a half. In her free time, she likes traveling with her family, and reading British fiction.