-B.A. from Evergreen State College, emphasis on dance, computer science, and cognition
-With The Meridian School since 2018
Prior to joining the Meridian community, Etri worked with children in many different capacities. He was a middle school soccer coach and fourth grade Ultimate Frisbee coach at Seattle Country Day School; volunteer tutor at The Wing Luke School and Aki Kurose Middle School; teaching assistant and summer camp teacher at The Bertschi School; substitute teacher at Seattle Country Day School; snowboard instructor at Alpental; and assistant to a taikwondo master at a dojo in Seattle. Etri is interested in how movement, mindfulness, and music enhance and augment learning. He believes in teaching to the whole child and differentiating instruction in order to make learning more meaningful and fun. In his spare time, he plays on an adult soccer league, snowboards, and has traveled to Nepal, Japan, and Southeast Asia.