Mark Gornto

Mark Gornto
Middle School English, Theater Coordinator and Technical Director : faculty, theater


BA from LaSalle University and MA from Villanova University


Prior to starting at EMS in fall of 2020, Mark Gornto taught English and Humanities courses for 14 years at Moorestown Friends School near Philadelphia. He has instructional experience ranging from elementary to university, including extensive experience in theater arts and film making. He enjoys travel, writing, reading, hiking, social justice advocacy.


I am married to Melody King, and we are parents to two EMS children, Leah and Anderson.

I'm inspired by...

Great words... “I don't think writers are sacred, but words are. They deserve respect. If you get the right ones in the right order, you might nudge the world a little..." Tom Stoppard