Traditional Montessori teaching methods leading into the 21st century.

Asheville Montessori School

Ms. Katie’s Class


Katie Anderson

Lead Teacher

My name is Katie Anderson and I’m so happy to be a part of the AMS family. I was born and raised in Jacksonville, Florida but spent many family vacations in Western North Carolina. I graduated from the University of North Florida with a major in history and a minor in art history. After graduation, I spent a year working with the Jesuit Volunteer ... More d

Assistant Teachers


Dianna Whitney

Assistant Teacher

Hello, my name is Dianna Whitney and I am so excited to join the AMS team. I am originally from Jacksonville, Florida but moved to Asheville in 2010. I recently returned from Maine where my husband and I worked on an organic vegetable/flower farm for a season. I am so happy to be back and getting settled into our new home in Swannanoa. I ... More d

Wes Hollamon

Assistant Teacher

Hi my name is Wes Hollamon. I am very excited to be a part of the lovely AMS learning community. I was born and raised in Cary, North Carolina. The mountains called to me, and led me to further my education at the University of North Carolina at Asheville. There I graduated with a degree in History and Education. While in school I learned ... More d