The Lewis & Clark Montessori School draws talented & dynamic individuals from diverse backgrounds. The staff bring a wealth of experience in classrooms & life to our students and community. Every day, they show their dedication to Montessori children and education in general through their tireless work on behalf of our students.

Our staff has a combined total experience of over 100 years in Montessori education and are led by AMI Montessori-trained administrators. Our teachers are all Montessori-trained and Oregon licensed or Charter School Registered. In addition, most of our guides and administrators have Master’s degrees.

Click on the images below for contact information and to learn more about our guides, assistants, administrators, and support staff.
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Faith Olinger

Guide – Pacific
Work Phone: (503) 427 – 0803


Faith graduated from The University of Tampa with a BS in elementary education, and from Loyola University with a Masters in Montessori education. She completed her AMI Montessori training in Milwaukee, WI. Faith loves spending time with family and friends, traveling the world and reading historic novels!