faculty & Staff

Bonnie Zacherle

Visual Arts

Bonnie comes to Allegro with a very unique background as a toy designer and inventor. She worked five years for Hasbro Industries as the Director of Preschool Design. She created the original My Little Pony and the re-design of Mr. Potato Head.

10 years as an independent toy designer and inventory, her clients included Fisher Price Toys, Gerber Products, Hasbro, Mattel, and Tonka Toys.

Bonnie graduated with a BFA from Syracuse University. She has taught three years at Saint James Episcopal School.