Faculty/Staff Bio

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Erin Duffy

B.A., University of California Santa Barbara; M.A., University of Florida

Head of Classics Department, Latin, Co-Dir of Residential Life


Work Phone: 860-945-7960

Year Appointed: 2012

A native Californian, Erin majored in classics at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she also minored in English. While an undergraduate, she worked as a summer-school intern at Choate Rosemary Hall, her alma mater. Upon graduating from UCSB with honors, she worked as a substitute teacher in Carmel, CA, before beginning work at Stevenson School in Pebble Beach, CA. At Stevenson, she taught all levels of Latin, as well as a Roman history elective and a section of Spanish I; she also served as head girls’ varsity volleyball coach, assistant girls’ varsity soccer coach, a member of the faculty senate, a dorm head, and as director of residence in the Dean of Students office. Additionally, during her time at Stevenson, she earned a master’s degree in Latin from the University of Florida. At Taft, Erin is the Classics Department Head, the assistant coach for both the girls varsity volleyball and varsity softball teams, and serves as dorm head of Vogelstein. Erin lives in Vogelstein with her wife, Riann. 

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