Gretchen Hall is the Director of Training at the Montessori Training Center Northeast, located in
Hartford, CT. She has been active in both private and public Montessori education for over 20
years, as a teacher, school administrator, trainer, consultant and lecturer. She has presented at
numerous conferences and has been published in various Montessori journals. In addition,
Gretchen serves as President of the Board of Directors for AMI/USA. She holds a Bachelor of
Science degree in Electrical Engineering from Michigan State University, a Master’s Degree in
Montessori Education from Loyola University, as well as an Association Montessori
Internationale (AMI) diploma at the Primary level.