Our Caring Team Members
AA in Early Childhood Education from Mater Dei College, BA in Elementary Education (K-6 with an Early Childhood Concentration) and MS in Reading K-12 from SUNY Potsdam. Began: July 1998
BA in Sociology from SUNY Potsdam, Preschool Child Development Associate (CDA) credential. Preschool Teacher and Education Coordinator in a previous childcare setting. Began: August 2007
Lead Teacher, Infants
Infant/Toddler Child Development Associate (CDA) credential from the Council for Professional Recognition. Began: August 2003
Lead Teacher, Toddler 1
Associates Degree in Early Childhood from SUNY Canton; Infant/Toddler Child Development Associate (CDA) credential from the Council for Professional Recognition.
Began: January 2023
Lead Teacher, Progressive
Associates Degree in Early Childhood from SUNY Canton.
Began: July 2016
Lead Teacher, Toddler 2
BA in Psychology from SUNY Potsdam.
Began: October 2018
Lead Teacher, Preschool 3
BA in Art Studio, K-12 Art Education Concentration. Her experience includes: student teaching, long-term substitute teaching, and art camps for the Hammond Museum and at her home. Began: August 2022
Lead Teacher, Preschool 4
AS in Environmental Studies, BS in Community and Human Services. NYS Teacher's Assistant Certification Level 1 and Preschool CDA. Thirteen years of experience in Childcare as a Lead Toddler Teacher, Lead Preschool Teacher, and Acting Director. Began: March 2023
Lead Teacher, School Age
BS in Business Administration from SUNY Potsdam with a minor in Spanish. Served as a Teacher's Assistant in both Kindergarten (2015) and Second Grade (2018) classrooms. Enrolled in Graduate School. Began: September 2019
Began: August 2021
Began: December 2020
Began: January 2023
AAS Degree in Business Administration from SUNY Canton, May 2000.
Began: June 2017
Head Cook, Kitchen/Alternate Assistant
St. Lawrence-Lewis BOCES Culinary Arts Program, Graduated from Potsdam High School 1989. Worked 22 years for PACES, at SUNY Potsdam, and 5 years at the Clarkson Inn. Began: July 2020
Assistant Teacher, Infants
High School Diploma, and currently working on the Infant/Toddler Child Development Associate (CDA) Credential. Began: August 2017
Assistant Teacher, Toddler 1
Certificate in Early Childhood from Seaway Tech BOCES
Began: November 2020
Assistant Teacher, Progressive
Served as a Healthcare Access Screener at Claxton Hepburn Medical Center; Youth Sports Assistant; very interested in child development and providing quality care.
Began: March 2022
Assistant Teacher, Toddler 2
BA in Biology from SUNY Potsdam. Long-term Homeschooling Experience; Certified Foster Parent; also Certified in First Aid, CPR, EKG and EKC.
Began: August 2022
Assistant Teacher, Preschool 3
Attended Northwest Tech BOCES Allied Health Program and SUNY Potsdam. Served as a TA for 2-year-olds at Albany Medical Kids before returning to our Center in 2021.
Assistant Teacher (Substitute), Preschool 4
High School Diploma; Studied Education and Human Services at North Country Community College; Certificate of Employability from Seaway Technical Center, Norwood.
Began: July 2021
Began: September 2021
Began: June 2021
Began: August 2014