Faculty Spotlight: Warren Warsaw

Teacher - Upper School French, Foreign Language Department Chairman
Department and Program Affiliations:
Foreign Language, French Exchange Coordinator

Former Junior Orange Football Coach (1998 - 2013)

Academic background:  
B.A., Economics, George Washington University
M.A., Economics, George Washington University
M.A., French, Middlebury College
How long have you been at Norfolk Academy?
I have been at Norfolk Academy for 21 years.

Tell us why you wanted to become an educator:
I loved the immediate feedback you get after someone discovers something.

What most excites you about working at Norfolk Academy?
I feel blessed with motivated and respectful students and spectacular facilities.

Norfolk Academy is unique because…
...of our student-teacher relationships

Last book read:
The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell

What do you like to do in your own time/when you’re not working?
I read and write, yell (ha) at my two sons, and walk the dog.  

Favorite food?
Any type of seafood

A movie is being made about your life. Who would they cast to play you?
A large Bruce Willis 
Fun fact your students might not know about you/might find surprising:
I worked on a kibbutz for four months fixing Israeli army radiators.

“When I grow up, I want to be…”