Our Staff

Our staff is trained and experienced in early childgood education and exceedes the Preschool requirements of the State of California.  Staff participate regualry in workshops to broaden and enhance their effectiveness and knowledge in the field of early childhood education.  All staff members are certified in CPR and First Aid.


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Wendy Koza

Preschool Director

 email: Wendy


Cindy Prodor

Assistant Director

email: Cindy


Amanda Barkley


email: Amanda

Valerie Zito

  Summer Teacher Room 1 A.M.

email: Valerie 


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Clara Murray

 Summer Teacher

Room 2 A.M.

email: Clara


Laman Abdulahad

Summer Teacher

Room 2 P.M.

Closing Teacher

email: Laman


Stacey Kinney Teacher

Summer Room 3 EDC

Opening Teacher and Resting Room Teacher

email: Stacey

Teresa Nguyen

Summer Substitute Teacher


email: Teresa



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Krista Kellerer

 Summer Teacher

Room 5 A.M.

Tuesday & Thursday

Teachers Aide EDC

Room 3 A.M.

email: Krista

Jessica Blackston

Summer Teacher 

Room 6 A.M.

email: Jessica

Laura Hillier 

  Summer Teacher 

Room 7 A.M.

email: Laura

Joyce Sernaker


Room 9 EPK

email: Joyce





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Stephanie Manderville

Summer EPK Teacher

Room 9 A.M. 

Monday, Wednesday & Friday

Rest Room Teacher

email: Stephanie


Alexie Hamilton

Summer Teacher

Room 10 A.M. EPK

Monday, Wednesday & Friday

3 year olds on Tuesday & Thursday

Nap Room Teacher

email: Alexie


Sarah Grisafi

 Summer Teacher

Room 11 EPK

email: Sarah

Carol Gregory


Summer Teachers Aide

Room 1 & 6 A.M



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Leslie Contreras

 Summer Teachers Aide

Room 2 A.M


Celene Presa

 Teachers Aide Rooms 5 & 7 A.M.

 Courtney Baumann

Summer Teachers Aide

Room 9

   Monica Hunt

 Summer Teachers Aide EDC

Room 3



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Lelia Rastakhiz

  Summer Nap Room Tuesday & Thursday

Closing Teachers Aide

Robin Florez

Summer Teachers Aide

Room 10 A.M.

Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday


Jenica Hendricks

  Summer Teachers Closing Aide

  Monday, Wednesday and Friday

Bridget Lolli

Summer Teacher

Music & Fun'N'Fitness

Fellowship Hall




Melanie Merrit 

Summer Teachers Aide

Monday & Friday

Room 10 A.M.

Soccer Shots Teacher


Brianna Disabantonio

Summer Teachers Aide

Room 11

Monday - Friday



Maria Banuelos 

School Cook





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