Our Teachers

To ensure high quality instruction, teachers are selected both for their knowledge of German and for their teaching ability. Most of our instructors are from German speaking countries and possess teaching credentials. As dedicated professionals, they make sure that the learning experience is fun and well-rounded. Are you interested in becoming a teacher with the German Language School of the North Bay? Contact us for available opportunities.

Esther Sudmersen – Pre-K

Doris Bognar – Youth Grade 1

Viola Deadman – Youth Grade 2-3

Angelika Quirk – Youth Grade 4-5

Gabe Peterson – Youth Grade 5+ Exam Prep

Petra Fleischhauer – Youth Grade 6-8 Exam Prep

Fanny Jasper – Youth Grade 9+ Exam Prep

Hamid Emami – Adult Beginner

Astrid Mackwitz – Adult Low Intermediate

Carola Bartz – Adult Mid Intermediate

Wiebke Meineke – Adult Advanced

Crystal Ockenfuss – Adult Advanced

Kat Hoffmann – Kids Story & Song

Our Administrators

Fanny Jasper – Curriculum Director

Angelika Quirk – Novato Head Teacher

Carola Bartz – Santa Rosa Head Teacher

Join our teaching team!

Would you like to teach German with us? We have job opportunities available! Click here to check out our current open positions and apply today.