Kristin Gartner joined Manhattan Schoolhouse in 2015, and currently manages daycare admissions.
A graduate of Drexel University, Kristin has an MA in Creative Arts Therapy (Dance/Movement Therapy). She has worked with children and adults with various levels of need and backgrounds (from typical development, autism spectrum disorders and psychiatric disorders), specializing in nonverbal forms of communication and engagement through creative movement.
Originally from Winston-Salem, NC., Kristin now lives in Manhattan with two children currently attending Manhattan Schoolhouse.
Kristin loves engaging with children, meeting them at their level and expanding upon their play to promote healthy attachment and development. She is proud to be a part of the Manhattan Schoolhouse Community as both a parent and administrator, enjoying watching each child thrive in such a nurturing environment!