What we do at AFK is made possible by the support of our dedicated forest kindergarten families, our Board of Directors, and our expert faculty. Join our team by checking out our Employment opportunities, apply to join our Board of Directors, or volunteer with us!



Sarah K. Whitaker, Ph.D.

Founder, Director


Amy Zvonar, M.E.M.

Pedagogista/Curriculum Consultant

Board of Directors

Shara Cherniak

Board President

Will Paschal

Board Treasurer

Jenny Rushing

Board Secretary

special thanks

Leyna Faye Singh, Founding Board Member, President 2018; web design and management 2018-2019

Lillian Brown, Founding Board Member, Secretary 2018

Caroline Singletary, Photographer 2018-present