Quality Chess instruction throughout
Sonoma & Napa County Schools
(707) 364-5193

Our Chess Instructors

All CHESS FOR KIDS instructors have participated in an extensive training program including workshops, shadowing a fully qualified instructor during classroom sessions, and providing classroom lessons with feedback from the lead instructor for the class.


  • Marc Hayman
  • Mark Barlow
  • Sabe Levy
  • Gary Friedman
  • Jim Owens
  • Ben Pecover
  • Anthony Martinez
  • Kurt Myers
  • Lawrence Bernheim
  • Elena Wharton
  • Deborah Downer
  • Jeff Anderson
  • Mike Pace
  • Marc Helfman
  • Will Carlon

Our Chess Club For Kids Apprentices

  • Liam Daley
  • Ava Grech