Presentation of Mary's Discovery Teaching Team

Presentation of Mary's Discovery Center Teaching Team

Sara Bertini, Site-Manager / Discovery Lead Teacher

Email Sara Sara has been teaching at Presentation’s Preschool for many years, staying on when the Discovery Center partnered with POM in 2018. She has her BA in Elementary Education, Licensed for grades K-6. Sara’s interests include cooking, reading and spending time with her family and friends.

“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.” – Philippians 4:13



Jamie Snow, Assistant Teacher

Jamie has taught at Presentation Preschool for thirteen years, joining the Discovery Center team in 2018! She has her German and Education degrees from Hamline University, as well as her K6 MN Teaching License. Jamie enjoys reading, puzzles, playing and watching sports.

“If you can affect someone when they’re young, you are in their hearts forever.”  – Mara Wilson 



Jen Fehrmann, Site-Director / Mentor

email Jen Jen graduated with a BA in Elementary Education from Maryville State University and has her ND Teaching License. She joined the Discovery team in 2015 and taught as the Lead Explorer Teacher for young toddlers. Jen moved into the Site Director role in 2017. Jen loves spending time with her husband, young daughter and son. She was born on February 29th, making her a “leap year” baby!

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the number of moments that take our breath away.”

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Michelle Wahlstrand, Assistant Teacher

Michelle has been teaching with Presentation Preschool since 2008, joining with the Discovery Center team in 2018. Her 50 years working with children have been spent as a babysitter, childcare provider for bible study and mom’s day away, Children’s Liturgy of the Word Leader and assistant teacher for ECFE. Michelle enjoys spending time with her grandchildren, traveling and walking.

“I can do all things through Christ who strengthens me.”  – Philippians 4:13