Principal Hollis

Principal Hollis

Robin Hollis – Principal

Mrs. Hollis has the honor of spending her days in the presence of children.  As the principal of the Arts Based  School since March 2003, its first year of operation, she has helped to bring the school to life, translating from  the paper charter to the real life operations of a vibrant, enlivened learning place.  Mrs. Hollis is a happily married mother of two wonderful children.  She enjoys playing guitar and writing in her free time.

rhollis@artsbasedschool.com

 

 

Mrs. Siebert

Mrs. Siebert

Mary Siebert – Arts Director

Mrs. Siebert has been with ABS since it began. She develops creative ways to integrate the arts into academic learning, connecting local artists, arts organizations, colleges and businesses with the school. She helps introduce children to masterworks from many times and cultures, produces our original productions, and writes “How We Do It and Why” for ABS’ Thursday Notes. She was a National Winner of the Metropolitan Opera competition, and has sung opera, concerts, musicals, and jazz, professionally for decades. Her writing has been published in Parenting and Cosmopolitan magazines. She loves hiking, running, horses, reading and writing, and lives in Lewisville with her “foodie” husband and daughter.

msiebert@artsbasedschool.com

 

 

Mrs. Raper

Mrs. Raper

Paige Raper – Assistant Principal

Mrs. Raper loves spending her days with the students at ABS! She grew up in New York before moving to North Carolina in 1998. She received a B.A. at Colgate University in upstate New York and her Master’s degree at Salem College.  Mrs. Raper enjoys spending time outside of school with her husband and two boys. She loves knitting, quilting, reading and traveling.

praper@artsbasedschool.com

 

 

Mrs. Brown

Mrs. Brown

Donna Brown – Administrative Assistant

Donna Brown is the Administrative Assistant for the 7th Street campus.  She loves being not only an ABS parent but now a part of a great adventure with the middle school grades.  In her spare time Donna enjoys sewing, talking about Doctor Who, gardening and spending time with her family.

dbrown@artsbasedschool.com

 

 

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Miss Hannah

Hannah Brown – Administrative Assistant

Hannah Brown is the Administration Assistant for the MLK building. She graduated from Shorter University in Georgia with a degree in Theater, concentrating in stage management. She’s excited to use her organizational skills and love of all things creative at ABS. In her spare time, she enjoys photography, journaling and local coffee shops.

hbrown@artsbasedschool.com

 

 

Ms. LeFever

Ms. LeFever

Stephanie LeFever – Operations Manager

As the Operations Manager, Ms. LeFever is responsible for the safety of our facility and the success of our day to day operations.  Additionally, Ms. LeFever oversees enrollment, our substitute teaching program, and  is known for rallying volunteers for school-wide needs.   As a mother of four, she’s used to handling it all!  In her free time, she enjoys hiking, sewing, and spending time with friends, family and her beloved Boxer, Ruby.

slefever@artsbasedschool.com

 

 

Ms. Wise

Angela Wise – Finance Manager

Ms. Wise has been with the school since its first year of operation.  As the Finance Manager she is responsible for payroll, accounts payable, audits, and contracts.  She is a mother of three.  She enjoys reading and writing poetry, traveling and spending time with family and friends.

awise@artsbasedschool.com