Mrs. Mercadante comes to ECS with many years of teaching experience in primary and secondary education in which she specialized in the subjects of Math, Economics, and ELL. She has a breadth of teaching experience in both AACS and ACSI Christian Schools in New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Maryland.
Before entering education she worked in the world of corporate finance in which she gained skills in management and leadership. She also brings administrative experience having served as an executive at some very large companies. Academically she holds a Bachelors in Economics from Franklin & Marshall College and a Masters in Education from American College of Ed. She is ACSI certified and looks to also renew her AACS certification.
Mrs. Mercadante extends the heritage at Emmanuel of having a strong female Principal. She follows the legacy of Mrs. Mary Francis Rosenau and Mrs. Cora Burch both of whom went on to chair education departments at Christian colleges. We welcome her heart for ministry both in the church and school aspects of the ministry.
- Education: Bachelors – Economics from Franklin & Marshall College; Masters in Education from American College of Ed. ; Doctor of Educational Leadership (in progress).
- Certifications: ACSI Certified