Pamela Forrest

Front Office Administrator, Machris Mariposa Campus

Location: Mariposa Campus

As front office assistant on our Mariposa campus, Ms. Forrest is one of the most recognizable and friendliest staff members at PWS. Growing up in Salem, Oregon, Pam moved to New York City after high school to enroll at the The Herbert Berghof Studio of New York to hone her skills as an actor, director, and playwright. After time in New York, she continued her pursuits at the esteemed Second City Training Center in Chicago. Pam's work has been recognized with prestigious awards including the Theater L.A. Ovation award and L.A. Weekly Theater award for Playwriting.


Pam started at PWS as a parent to her daughter in the Poppy Preschool, who is now in the 8th grade. In addition to the myriad of responsibilities of her job, Pam is also co-chair of the PWS Equity, Diversity & Inclusion Mandate Group and Parent Council Representative for the 8th grade class. Pam loves the people and the impulse at the heart of Waldorf Education. In what little spare time she has, she enjoys her community of PWS family and friends, Reiki, and hiking.