The Hartsbrook School

Caryn Hesse, MS


High School Leadership Team
Registrar, College Guidance, Educational Support

Caryn has degrees in English Literature and Philosophy from Ramapo College of New Jersey and in Nursing from Rutgers University, and has an MS in High School Waldorf Education from Sunbridge College. She was an administrator at the Fellowship Community, an anthroposophic elder-care community, for 25 years. She also was a founding teacher and teacher trainer at the Child’s Garden of the Fellowship Community and a therapeutic educator at the Otto Specht School. Additionally, she has been Theater Director of the Fellowship Community Players, an intergenerational theater group. When she is not manning the front desk in the high school, she continues to help parents through her parent counseling work at Parenting in the 21st Century and is the practice manager and therapist at her husband’s anthroposophic medical practice, Michael Community Therapeutics. Her daughter graduated in the class of 2012.