Faculty & Staff Directory


Carla Belsher

Counselor, Health & Wellness Center

Carla Belsher
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Carla Belsher joins the Madeira team this year in the Health Center as a part time Counselor. Previously, she was the School Counselor at Alexandria Country Day School in Alexandria, VA for many years. She is a Licensed Clinical Social Worker and holds a Masters in Social Work from The Catholic University and a Bachelors in Social Work from James Madison University. 

Tracie Epes

Director of Counseling, Health & Wellness Center

(703) 556-8298
Tracie         Epes
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Ms. Epes began working at Madeira in 2008. She earned a bachelor's degree in Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a Master of Science degree in Counseling from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro, and a Specialist in Education degree from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro.

Carleen Kelley

Nurse, Health & Wellness Center

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Carleen Kelley joined the Health and Wellness Center in the summer of 2017. Previously Mrs. Kelley worked for three years at Our Lady of Good Counsel High School in Olney Maryland, where she was a school nurse. Her background in nursing is Trauma/Critical Care and worked for many years as a staff nurse, clinical specialist and educator in Critical Care. She holds a B.S.N in Nursing from the University of Virginia and a M.S. in Trauma and Critical Care Nursing from the University of Maryland. (Carleen has two children, daughter Erin, a recently graduate from UVA and now a Pediatric ICU nurse at INOVA, and son Brian, a 3rd year student at UVA.  Carleen is thrilled to become a part of the Madeira community.)

Peggy Sotos

Director of Nursing, Health & Wellness Center

Peggy  Sotos
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Peggy Sotos, P’11 and ’17, 2017-2018 PALC President and a member of our Board of Trustees, is our new Director of Health Services.