Leia Yongvanich

Faculty Information

First Name
Leia
Last Name
Yongvanich
Title(s)
Associate Head of Lower School
School Email
(Primary)
School Phone
212-744-2335 ext.5684
Department(s)
Faculty, LS, Supervisor
Biography

Leia Yongvanich received her undergraduate degree from Stanford University and her graduate degree from Relay Graduate School of Education. Prior to teaching at Chapin, Ms. Yongvanich taught Kindergarten and 4th Grade at public charter schools in East Harlem and the South Bronx. She is obsessed with math and poetry, and loves to share these obsessions with her students. In her free time, Ms. Yongvanich enjoys playing tennis, trying to play golf, eating crepes and digging into the ever-growing stack of must-read books that pile up on her nightstand.