Stella Finfrock

Enrollment Manager

UNLV - M.Ed.
Rutgers University - B.S.
Univ. of Colorado - Secondary Science Teaching Certification

Stella was born and raised in New Jersey, just outside of Manhattan. She has been in education since 1997 and has been at Dawson since 2003. Stella earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Geological Sciences from Rutgers University and a Secondary Science Teaching Certification from the University of Colorado in Boulder. She received an M.Ed. in Educational Psychology/School Counseling from UNLV. Stella began her career in education as a Teach For America corps member in North Carolina, where she taught high school science. She moved to California where she worked as an Astrocamp instructor, then to Crossroads School for Arts & Sciences in Santa Monica where she taught earth/space science and chemistry. Prior to working in education, Stella worked as a geologist for Amoco Production Company, the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory, and the Monterey Bay Aquarium Research Institute. Stella holds a State of Nevada license in both secondary science education and school counseling. She enjoys travel, reading, crochet, eating ethnic food and drinking tea. Stella has two young children that both attend Dawson. They are the loves of her life.

The Alexander Dawson School

Welcome to The Alexander Dawson School at Rainbow Mountain! Located in Summerlin, a suburb of Las Vegas, Nevada, The Alexander Dawson School is a non-sectarian, non-profit school offering students in preschool through eighth grade an inspired and meaningful education. Students achieve their individual potential while savoring life and meeting the challenges of the world.