Preschool Teacher Bios

Ms. Trisha – 3 Year Old Program Facilitator

Education
I have an Associate Degree in Early Childhood Education from North Central Technical College.

Experience
I have been working with children since I was in middle school. Babysitting, after school programs, youth groups, and numerous missions trips are just a few of my valued experiences in the Early Childhood Field. I have with Kids Junction since the fall of 2006.

Personal
I grew up in a small town in Northern Wisconsin. My husband and I were married in May 2014! We enjoy anything fitness/health related, sports and spending time with family and friends.


Ms. Tomika

Education
I have completed a certification in Child Development and have taken classes at UW Eau Claire in Social Work. I also have an Associated Degree from MATC.

Experience
Over the last 20 years my life has centered around children in a variety of ways. My areas of expertise and experience encompass special education, camp directing, after school program director, recreational coordinator, as well as, dance instruction and volunteering.

Personal
I am originally from Mississippi. My family moved to Madison when I was a young child. I enjoy movies, exercising, cooking and playing with my two sons Kane and Kingston.


Ms. Becky

Education
I have a degree from Evangel University, with a Bachelor or Science Degree in Elementary Education and a minor in Psychology.

Experience
I have taught first grade for 28 years, 25 of these years were at a private Christian school here in Madison. I have also worked in a preschool with 3 and 4 year olds. I teach Sunday school and help out in my church nursery.

Personal
When I am not working with children, I enjoy reading. My favorite place to get away is an ocean beach collecting seashells.


Ms. Josie

Education
I graduated in May 2016 from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. I double majored, earning Bachelor’s Degrees in both Communicative Sciences and Disorders, as well as Spanish.

Experience
Throughout high school and into my first two years of college, I worked at a daycare in my hometown, Oakfield, Wisconsin, as an assistant teacher. I am also an aunt to four children, so I have had a lot of experience helping my sister watch and take care of them.

Personal
In my free time, I enjoy cooking, watching movies, and relaxing.


Ms. Melissa

Education
I graduated in June of 2012 from the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh with a Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education, Birth to 11.

Experience
I have experience teaching children ages two through five. While in college, I gained experience working for The Boys and Girls Club summer and after school programs, as well as the campus child care facility. After I graduated, I was employed as an Early Childhood teacher at a preschool. I strive to incorporate nature, movement, and sensory experiences into my lessons. I chose to teach because I love the enthusiasm felt in a classroom of young learners. I look forward to guiding, encouraging, nurturing, interacting, and laughing with your child.

Personal
In my spare time, I enjoy biking, working with indoor and outdoor plants, and spending time with my family.


Mrs. Kim

Education
I have returned to school and will graduate in December with my degree in Early Childhood Education. I have taken many early childhood courses over the years and attended many conferences.

Experience
I have been in the childcare field for over 20 years. I have worked with infants all the way up to school age. I have directed a summer camp for several years and teach at several conferences every year.

Personal
Children are my passion but when I’m at home, I love to hang out with my fiancé and our orange tabby cat. I also have two beautiful grown daughters. We love going camping and shopping at the farmers market.


Ms. Alaesha

Education
I attended Lincoln University for psychology but I am currently enrolled at Ashford University graduating in May with a Bachelor’s of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education.

Experience
I have a daughter who is now 6 years old. I have been employed with Kids Junction since October 2014.

Personal
I am married and enjoy spending time with my family. I also like to shop and bake.

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