Lesley Brown

Education: Mount Holyoke College – B.A.; Teachers College, Columbia University – M.A.

A lifelong New Yorker with several years of teaching experience, Ms. Brown is thrilled to be joining the faculty at York Prep. She majored in Theatre Arts with a minor in English Literature at Mount Holyoke College, where she appeared in numerous dramatic productions. Ms. Brown quickly learned that her favorite role is sharing her passion for literature and writing with the next generation of readers and writers, and went on to earn an M.A. in English Education at Teachers College, Columbia University.

When she is not teaching, Ms. Brown can be found writing and producing her own plays and fiction, studying improvisation, and enjoying the many cultural wonders of the greatest city in the world.