Our faculty brings a rich background of experience and talent to Nevada Sage Waldorf School. They nurture each child’s capacities for learning while bringing the Waldorf curriculum alive with creativity and deep caring. Every day our faculty members work from their hearts to inspire the minds, hearts, and spirits of each child they serve.

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JoeAnne Neish

JoAnne Neish

Music Teacher

Mrs. Neish is a professional musician with experience that encompasses leading singing classes in elementary schools, accompanying choirs, leading children’s choirs, youth bands and private teaching of piano, voice and guitar. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Vocal Performance from San Jose State University and has played classical piano and organ as well as country, pop and rock music. She loves teaching children and has many music stories she’s gathered in her life ranging from singing on cruise ships to playing and singing in bands to leading worship teams to and singing in chamber choirs.

Mrs. Neish moved to Sparks, Nevada from Napa, California this past July where she was the music teacher and Eurythmy accompanist at Stone Bridge Waldorf elementary school. She is looking forward to discovery and wonderful music adventures with Nevada Sage Waldorf School.