Cassin Bertke has lived and worked in Fauquier County for over two decades. After graduating from Swarthmore College with a B.A. in Mathematics, she taught at public schools in New York City and London. She spent four years working at Foxcroft School while pursuing her M.Ed. from University of Virginia. In 1999, she started at Highland School, where she has served in a variety of roles, including her current position as the Assistant Head of School. She is excited to begin serving a larger community and hopes to support people’s mental health through education and awareness. When she’s not working, Cassin enjoys taking long walks with her partner Rocky Westfall and their two dogs.