Our Educators

The opportunity to be creative, develop exciting curriculum, and inspire gifted and academically talented students attracts the best teachers to Emerson School and an equally passionate and talented administration. Together they foster a love of learning, make connections, forge partnerships, and create a supportive team for students and families.

Elizabeth Cox, B.A.

Upper Elementary Teacher

Elizabeth attended University of California, Irvine and holds a B.A. in Theatre Arts, a Minor in Education and a Minor in Linguistics.


Linda Paz, B.A.

Director of Emerson School

Linda is the director of Emerson School. She was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area and earned her bachelor’s degree in liberal studies...


Raji Kanniyappan, M.A., M.B.A.

Head Teacher

Raji is a teacher in the elementary program. She was born in India and received her B.A. at the