As an early childhood teacher it is a joy to watch each child start like a seed and watch them grow into an amazing creation! Being a part of children’s lives keeps my life fun and energized. My goal is to provide an environment that engages children while making sure they feel secure and loved.
Position: Preschool Teacher
Employed at Newport Since: March 2009
Associate of Science Degree from the University of Hawaii, Honolulu Community College
Current and Past Member of NAEYC/WAEYC
Certificates in Business Management/ Program Directing (YMCA of the USA Management Module Training)
2009- Present: Lead Teacher, Newport Children’s School
2001-2009: Program Enhancement Coordinator, YMCA Child Development Center
1998- 2001: Lead Teacher, Bright Horizons Family Solutions
Favorite Children’s Book(s):
Owl Babies by Martin Waddel and The Paper Bag Princess by Robert Munsch
We offer a program built on a child’s natural sense of wonder, where your child will discover the joy of learning.
I was born and raised in Honolulu, Hawaii. I moved to Washington after getting married as we enjoy the beauty of this state and love nature.
Interest and hobbies:
I love spending time with my family and going on long drives. I enjoy gardening, hiking and snowboarding.
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Families experience deep comfort knowing they can rely on Newport Children’s School as an important part of their child’s life.
For more information please contact us today. We look forward to meeting you.