Vicki Messler

Vicki joined Shefa in July of 2020 to coordinate the school’s curriculum to bring greater clarity and continuity across all grades and subjects. Previously, Vicki worked at The Gateway School where she was Director of Curriculum, after having served there as Classroom Teacher, Admissions Coordinator, Assistant Director and then Director of the Middle School. During her 14-year tenure at the Gateway School, she built a scope and sequence of content and skills-based curriculum for subjects ranging from Math and Science to Physical Education.

Prior to her time at The Gateway School, Vicki worked as both a Special Education Teacher and Learning Specialist at The Smith School. Vicki holds a Master’s Degree in Childhood Special Education from Hunter College where she was also an Adjunct Lecturer for the Special Education Department.