Meet Our Team

 

Meet our wonderful staff!


Hi, my name is Miss Tracy

I have owned Curious Kids since 2008 and was the Director until 2018. I am a Lead Infant, Toddler and Lead Preschool certified, as well as, Director 2 certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. I have my CDA certification in Early Childhood and am a PD Specialist. I also have my Bachelor’s Degree in Elementary Education and Master’s Degree in Elementary Education and English. My favorite reason for being a teacher is I love seeing children being empowered and honored as children. To watch their self-esteem and sense of self grow and strengthen is the greatest reward. In my free time I enjoy going to the beach, reading and cheering my 2 boys on at their baseball, football, soccer and basketball games. My favorite children’s book is “Oh, The Places You Will Go”.


Hi, my name is Miss Vanessa

I have been with Curious Kids since 2010 and I am the Director of the center.  I am Lead Preschool certified and Lead Infant/Toddler certified, as well as, Director 2 certified through the Department of Early Education and Care.  My favorite reason for being a teacher is watching the children come into the center excited to be here and see the love they have for all their friends and teachers they have met in their time here. Watching the children grow and hit milestones because of the work we do here at the center gives me a sense of accomplishment in what I do.  In my free time I enjoy spending time with friends and my family at my parent’s lake house, boating, jet skiing, tubing, ice skating and simply enjoying time together. My favorite children’s book is “Guess How Much I Love You”.


Hi, my name is Miss Corine

I started with Curious Kids in 2011 and I made my return in 2022. I am the Assistant Director of the center. I am a Lead Infant/Toddler and Lead Preschool certified, as well as, Director II certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. I have my associates degree in Early Childhood Education. My favorite reason for being a teacher is that I love having the opportunity to empower children to be themselves! Showing them love, listening to their stories or concerns and encouraging them to tackle challenges all make this job not a job at all. In my free time I enjoy reading fiction novels, playing board games with my girls and dancing! My favorite children’s book is “Where the Wild Things Are”.


Hi, my name is Miss Katie

I started with Curious Kids in 2010 and I made my return in 2022. I am the social media and market manager at the center. You will also see me helping out in all of the classrooms on occassion. I am Lead Infant/Toddler and Lead Preschool certified, as well as, Director II certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. My favorite reason for being a teacher is that I can be a part of helping the children in learning and developing the skills that they will use for the rest of their lives. In my free time I enjoy painting, taking pictures and just being outside. My favorite children’s book is “Love You Forever”.


Hi, my name is Miss Amanda G.

I have been with Curious Kids since 2017 and I am a center float. I am a Lead Infant/Toddler and Lead Preschool certified, as well as, Director 1 certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. I have my CDA certification in Early Childhood. I also have my Bachelors of Arts degree in Sociology.  My favorite reason for being a teacher is I love helping children grow in different ways. It is so amazing to watch the children learn new things every day. In my free time I love spending time with my husband and two children. I also enjoy watching my daughter skate and dance and my son do gymnastics. My favorite children’s book is “Go Dog Go”.


Hi, my name is Miss Melissa

I have been with Curious Kids since 2017 and I am a teacher in the Toddler 1 classroom. I am a Lead Infant/Toddler and Preschool certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. I have my CDA certification in Early Childhood. I also have my Associate’s in Business  My favorite reason for being a teacher is that I love watching the children grow and reach their milestones.  I enjoy it when they are learning to talk and say their first words. In my free time I enjoy photography, being outdoors and spending times with my family/children. My favorite children’s book is “Where The Sidewalk Ends” by Shel Silverstein.


Hi, my name is Miss Jen

I have been with Curious Kids since 2019 and I am a teacher in the Infant classroom. I am Lead Preschool certified and Lead Infant/Toddler certified, as well as, Director 1 certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. My favorite reason for being a teacher is that I love watching kids learn and grow and how there is lots of love to share. In my free time I love reading and journaling. My favorite children’s book is “Love You Forever”.


Hi, my name is Miss Erin

I have been with Curious Kids since 2021 and I am a teacher in the Toddler 2 classroom. I am Infant, Toddler and Preschool Teacher certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. I have my Bachelor’s in Culinary Management and my Associate’s in Baking and Pastry. My favorite reason for being a teacher is the satisfaction and happiness when a child can do something they couldn’t do before. In my free time I enjoy baking. My favorite children’s book is “The Man Made of Stars” and “Pumpkin Smile”. 


Hi, my name is Miss Jess

I have been with Curious Kids since 2021 and I am a teacher in the Infant classroom. I am Infant, Toddler and Preschool Teacher certified through the Department of Early Education and Care My favorite reason for being a teacher is being able to be a part of the children lives and help them grow! In my free time I enjoy cooking and reading. My favorite children’s book is “Scruffy”.


Hi, my name is Miss Destiny

I have been with Curious Kids since 2021 and I am a teacher in the Toddler 2 classroom. I am Infant, Toddler and Preschool Teacher certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. My favorite reason for being a teacher is that I love kids and being able to put a smile on their faces. In my free time I enjoy spending time with my family and hiking in the summer. My favorite children’s book is “Peanut”. 


Hi, my name is Miss Courtney A.

I have been with Curious Kids since 2022 and I am a Toddler 2 teacher. I am Infant, Toddler and Preschool Teacher certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. My favorite reason for being a teacher is the kids and being able to watch them grow and have an impact on them. In my free time I enjoy specnding time with my daughter, Briella, watching DVDs, being with my dog, painting, drawing, making jewelry or going for walks with my dog and boyfriend. My favorite children’s book is “Love You Forever” and all the Jan Brett books.


Hi, my name is Miss Stephani

I have been with Curious Kids since 2022 and I am a Wobbler teacher. I am Infant and Toddler Teacher certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. My favorite reason for being a teacher is that I can learn from the best, the children! In my free time I enjoy spending time with my daughter. My favorite children’s book is “The Princess and The Frog”.


Hi, my name is Miss Tianna

I have been with Curious Kids since 2022 and I am a center float. I am Infant, Toddler and Preschool Teacher certified through the Departent of Early Education and Care. I have my Bachelor’s in Asian Studies and am working towards my Master’s in Education. My favorite reason for being a teacher is I love seeing kids discover the world. In my free time I enjoy writing or drawing. My favorite children’s book is “Imogene’s Antlers”.


Hi, my name is Miss Sarah

I have been with Curious Kids since 2022 and I am the Pre-K teacher. I am Infant, Toddler and Preschool Teacher certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. My favorite reason for being a teacher is that I love working with kids as well as helping them grow. In my free time I enjoy hiking and skiing. My favorite children’s book is “No David”.


Hi, my name is Miss Taylor

I have been with Curious Kids since 2022 and I am the Kindergarten Prep teacher.I am Infant, Toddler and Preschool Teacher certified through the Department of Early Education and Care. My favorite reason for being a teacher is being able to make a difference in kids’ lives. Watching kids grow and learn and helping to facilitate that brings me joy. In my free time I love reading. I used to sing in high school and I miss that. I also enjoy snuggling my three kitties. My favorite children’s book is “Oh, the Places You’ll Go” by Dr. Seuss.