Posts in Namaste Team
Kristin Soroko

Diverse Learner Teacher, 7th Grade

Kristin previously worked at Namaste for several years as both a Diverse Learner Teacher and a First Grade Classroom Teacher. Recently, Kristin served as a Founding Administrator at Moving Everest Charter School where she served as Assistant Principal and Director of Diverse Learning.

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Queing Jones

Physical Education Teacher

Queing is a graduate of the University of Southern Mississippi, and has over 15 years experience of working in creative learning environments. She’s taught in progressive private academies and charter schools in Chicago, and has helped create educational programming for museums and cultural organizations. 

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Sara Urben

1st Grade Monolingual Teacher

Sara Urben studied History & Spanish at the University of Notre Dame, and has Masters' degrees in Curriculum & Instruction and Reading from Loyola University Chicago. She began teaching at Namaste in December of 2010 after teaching for three years at a Catholic school in Cicero.

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Veronica Acuna

Diverse Learner Teacher, Grades 2-5 Monolingual

Veronica Acuña earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Special Education and Master’s Degree in Educational Studies with an ESL and Bilingual-Spanish endorsement at the University of Illinois-Chicago.

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