Georgia became the Lead Kinderstart teacher in 2023. Earning her BS in Early Childhood Education from St. Catherine University, she has her teaching license birth-3rd grade along with an AMS Montessori Credential. She brings over 20 years of early childhood education experience to the team. Georgia’s favorite part of teaching is being present in the moment with children and witnessing their discoveries. She loves building relationships with children and families, too!
“The first duty of the educator, whether involved with the newborn infant or an older child, is to recognize the human personality of the young being and respect it.” Maria Montessori.
Amanda has a BA in Early Childhood Studies from Metro State University. She joined the Discovery Center in 2013 as an assistant teacher before moving into the Lead Infant Teacher role. Amanda enjoys reading, knitting and crocheting, cooking and baking, learning new languages and spending time with her husband, family and friends. She treasures time traveling to visit family.
“Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much.” -Helena Keller
Top Five Strengths: * Includer * Communication * Arranger * Positivity * Consistency
Isabella joined the team at Our Saviors Discovery Center in 2023. She attended Purdue University Global where she studied Early Childhood Development. Isabella brings 6 years of experience in early education to her work. She is most looking forward to watching the children grow into their personalities and thrive with their learning!”
“Children are not things to be molded but are people to be unfolded.” Jess Lair
Cathy has her BS in Elementary Education and her MN Teaching License. She has been teaching preschool for the majority of her career. She joined the Discovery Center teaching team at Our Savior’s Fall of 2018. Cathy enjoys running, reading, traveling and cheering for the Green Bay Packers.
“For I know the plans I have for you,” declares the Lord, “plans to prosper you, plans to give you hope and a future.” – Jeremiah 29:11
Top Five Strengths: * Woo * Positivity * Developer * Includer * Communication
Kim has her BA in Communications/Public Relations from UW-Eau Claire. She joined the Discovery teaching team in 2012. Kim enjoys sports, travel and being involved in volunteering at her church.
“I can do all things through Christ who gives me strength.” – Philippians 4:13
Top Five Strengths: * Positivity * Connectedness * Adaptability * Responsibility * Arranger