Gabriele Schorn, Head of School
Gabriele Schorn is a very experienced teacher and school manager having worked in various public and private schools as well as in international schools abroad. She is a fully qualified grammar school /High school teacher: Her subjects are German, English and social studies. Gabriele has worked at an international school in the Netherlands for several years and at a community school in Venezuela being responsible of international project management. When coming back to Germany she became the head of the sixth form and later took over the function of the deputy Head at a big private school in Frankfurt. There she could also gain an insight into the pedagogical work in elementary and nursery school.
Alexander Thoms, Managing Director
Alexander Thoms has many years of commercial professional experience. After his apprenticeship at Siemens AG in Cologne, he took over tasks in commercial sales and controlling and most recently led business administration teams for global accounts for an international IT-provider. For several years, the family man has been volunteering as a firefighter in his home town.
Dr. Astrid Simon, Head of Primary School
Astrid Simon studied Romance Languages and did her PhD in Sports Science in Cologne after receiving her degree as PE teacher. After she moved to Singapore for 5 years, she joined Phorms Frankfurt Taunus Campus in May 2012 as Sports Coordinator and Sports teacher and was promoted to the Deputy Head of Primary position in 2014. With the school year 2017/18 she has taken over the pedagogical school management as Head of Primary.
Lisbeth Varga, Head of Day Care Centre
Lisbeth Varga has gained several years of practical experience in the field of crèches and independent youth work, as well as additional training as a learning therapist. In recent years, Lisbeth Varga has been working as head of day care centre in Frankfurt and took over the management of PhorMinis Steinbach in April 2018.
Jutta Simon, Administration Manager
Jutta Simon studied economics with focus on tourism and travel management at the University of Applied Sciences in Worms. She worked in various roles at international airlines including as Sales and Marketing Manager on the passenger side, and last as Customer Service Manager of a cargo airline. As Administration Manager, she has been responsible for our school infrastructure and security issues since 2016.
Gregory Trueman, Extra Curricular Coordinator
Gregory Trueman hails from both England and America. He attended Longwood University in Virginia and graduated with a Bachelors degree in History with a minor in Criminal Justice. Having worked in the hospitality industry for almost 10 years, he is most happy when you’re happy! Apart from working at Phorms and making children laugh, he also works as a part time professional tour guide of Frankfurt.
Manuela Döhl, Front Office Manager
After a successful apprenticeship as Industrial Sales Management Assistant Manuela Döhl added a qualification as Industrial Business Management Specialist. Her last position was in inside sales in the food industry. Since December 2017 she is responsible for the front office organization of the Phorms School Frankfurt Taunus Campus.
Juliane Schmidt, School Assistant
Juliane Schmidt is a trained hotel clerk. She has more than 5 years’ experience in the field of order and contract processing. Since January 2017 she is responsible for the organization of the school office in the Front Office of the Phorms School Frankfurt Taunus Campus.