Meet Our Team

The Advancement Office takes pride in building strong relationships and providing excellent service to all members of The Knox School community. Please contact us for more information on ways you can get involved and show your support.

Meredith McCaslin

Executive Director of Admissions & Institutional Advancement

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631-686-1600 x. 410

As Executive Director of Admissions & Institutional Advancement, Meredith manages all of the School’s fundraising efforts. Meeting with alumni, parents, community, corporate partners and friends of the school, Meredith ensures that the School's fundraising priorities and special events align with the goals of The Knox School. Meredith holds a B.S. in Sport Management and comes from an extensive background in professional athletics, event planning, sponsorship and non-profit fundraising. She is a Long Island native and currently resides in Babylon.

Dr. Karyn Cernera Bush

Director - Marketing & Communications,
Faculty Member

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631-686-1600 x. 425

As Director of Marketing and Communications, Karyn works to connect The Knox School with our local community, and both national and international partners through news releases, social media, The Beacon newsletter, and other forms of communication. In addition, she supports academic programming through teaching, participating in faculty training, assisting accreditation efforts, and by supporting the vitality of on-campus life for The Knox School's students. Karyn recently completed her Doctorate degree at Colorado Technical University in Management of Teaching and Learning, and holds a Masters of Fine Art degree from Pratt Institute.

Danielle Taylor

Operations Director - Admissions & Advancement

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631-686-1600 x. 439

As Operations Director, Danielle supports all aspects of fundraising, special events and alumni affairs at Knox. Danielle holds a B.S. in Business Management and comes from an extensive background in event planning and logistical support. She is a Long Island native and currently resides in Amityville.