Reverend Paul Knudsen

Pastor 

The Rev. Paul H. Knudsen has been the Pastor of Bethlehem Lutheran Church since 1995. Pastor Knudsen is a native New Yorker.  He was born and raised on Staten Island, attending Zion Lutheran Church.  He graduated from Wagner College and attended Trinity Lutheran Seminary in Columbus, Ohio.  His internship was in a suburban church in Southfield, Michigan, just north of Detroit.

Dr. Jan Pirozzi

Principal

Dr. Jan Pirozzi received her M.S.Ed. and Doctorate of Psychology in School-Clinical Psychology from Pace University, and her B.A. in Psychology from Columbia University. She has been working in private practice for 8 years, providing services to children, adults and families. She brings with her comprehensive school and clinical experience, with a focus on the development of the whole child across social-emotional, learning, and relationship domains, within the context of their academic and home environments, as well as their community.

 

Signe Campbell

Assistant Principal

Signe Campbell received her masters from Bank Street College with a degree in School Administration and Supervision, and from Wagner College with a BA in English and a minor in Education. In 2010 she completed a two year course in the Future Leaders Academy through the Lutheran School Association. She worked at Leif Ericson Day School for almost 20 years both as a junior high school classroom teacher and in administration. As a strong advocate in Lutheran Education she is excited to continue her career at LES in this new role.