Important Numbers and Emails

Front Desk: 503-768-3847


Events, Event RSVP and Childcare:

Schedule an Observation:

  • Administrative Assistant, Spring Gunter,

Online Enrollment Packets (packet submission and updates to family/medical/emergency contact information):

  • Administrative Assistant, Spring Gunter,

General School Operations and Policy Issues:

  • Head of School, Cathy Newman,

Program, Student and Classroom Issues:
First Contact Child’s Guide:

  • Virginia Stone •
  • Carolann Zinda •
  • Melissa Potter •
  • Anna Ardizzone •
  • Robert Salazar •
  • Jennifer Ryznar •
  • Jack Graham •

Second Contact Program Director:

  • Program Director, Francesca Lowes,

Financial Issues, Billing, Contracts, Tuition, Financial Aid:

  • Business Manager, Dee Kuns,

Fundraising, Donations, Matching Gifts, Auction & Gala:

  • Development Manager, Molly Shaw,

Weekly Communications, Email, Sunstonian, Website, Social Media:

  • Communications Manager, Monica Wright,

Community Participation, SignUpGenius:

  • Administrative Assistant, Carmen Dant,

Contacting Sunstone

Telephone: Call 503-768-3847 between 7:30am and 5:30pm.  The front desk will direct your call or take a message.  Guides and assistants are generally not available to speak on the phone during class time and can best be reached via email, but time-sensitive messages may be left with the front desk.  If you reach voicemail, please leave a detailed message.

Email: Staff directory is published in the parent’s portal of the website under “Directories. ” Email is an effective way to communicate when an immediate response is not necessary.  Sunstone’s email addresses follow the pattern:, without the hyphens.  For example, John Smith would be

In-Person: To meet with a Guide in person, please arrange an after school date and time via email.  Administrative staff are usually available during the school day.

 Drop Us a Note: Feel free to drop off a note for any staff member at the front desk.  We’ll see that it gets to the right person promptly.