Offering The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.

Our teachers blend the highest standards in early childhood development with nurturing care.

Mr Mark, Owner Mr. Mark is the proud owner of The Goddard School located in Anderson Township serving the Forest Hills, Newtown, Amelia, and Cherry Grove areas. He lives in Anderson Twp with his wife Wendy and sons, Eric, Brody and Vaughn. He became the owner of The Goddard School in 2010, largely influenced by his sons’ positive experience while attending this school. Mr. Mark holds a Bachelor of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Science in management from the University of Cincinnati. Before joining the School, he worked for nearly 20 years as a consultant for Accenture. Being an on-site owner, Mr. Mark welcomes your comments and feedback.

Mr Mark

Ms Rebekkah, Director Ms. Rebekkah (Bekkah) Bennett is the Operation Director. She began her career at Goddard in November 2005 as the lead Toddler Teacher before becoming the Assistant Director and then Co-Director. Ms Bekkah holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from Miami University in Physical Health & Sports Studies. She spent two years studying Early Childhood Education also at Miami University. Ms. Bekkah plans to obtain her Masters in Early Childhood Education over the next few years. She is a parent to two children, who both attend or have attended The Goddard School in Anderson Township. Ms. Bekkah is also the Head Cheer leading coach for Talawanda HS.

Ms Rebekkah

Ms Victoria, Director Ms. Tori Faris is the Education Director. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education from Union Institute and University. She is a parent of two children who attend the Goddard School. Ms. Tori comes to us with ten years of experience in the field. She joined our team in 2016.

Ms Victoria

Carmen, Lead Teacher Ms. Carmen is the Lead Infant 1 teacher. She has her Bachelor's Degree in Sociology in Family Dynamics as well as prior Early Childhood experience. She joined our team in July of 2018.

Carmen

Ms Rachael, Lead Teacher Ms. Rachael is the Lead Teacher in the Infant II classroom. She brings 8 years of experience and currently has her Associate's Degree in Business Management. Ms. Rachael plans on completing her Bachelor's in Early Childhood Education. She joined the Goddard teaching team in May 2016.

Ms Rachael

Ms Wendy, Lead Teacher Ms. Wendy Doran is the Lead Teacher in the Preschool II classroom. She has been teaching at The Goddard School in Anderson Twp. since August 2005. Ms. Wendy holds a degree in Sociology from the University of Cincinnati. Ms. Wendy is also the school's fitness expert and competes professionally in women's fitness competitions.

Ms Wendy

Ms Erin, Lead Teacher Ms. Erin Richardson is the Lead Teacher in the Preschool classroom. She joined The Goddard School in Anderson Township in December 2010 as a Resource Teacher across many classrooms. She has since worked her way up from Assistant Toddler Teacher to Lead Preschool Teacher since obtaining her Child Development Associates in April of 2018!

Ms Erin

Ms Shannon, Lead Teacher Ms. Shannon is the Lead Teacher in the PreK classroom. She graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor of Science in Early Childhood Education. Ms. Shannon has been teaching at The Goddard School in Anderson Township since December 2009.

Ms Shannon

Ms Audri, Lead Teacher Ms. Audri is the Kindergarten Teacher. She began her career at Goddard in Anderson Twp. in 2010 as the preschool teacher. She left to teach kindergarten at the UMC Child Enrichment Center for three years before returning to Goddard in 2015. Ms. Audri graduated from the University of Cincinnati with a Bachelor of Science degree in Early Childhood Education and completed student teaching in the Milford School District at Boyd E. Smith Elementary.

Ms Audri

Stacy, Assistant Teacher Ms. Stacy comes to us with years of experience in Early Childhood Education. She works at Preschool in the morning and closes Infant 1 in the afternoons. She joined our Goddard family in December of 2018.

Stacy

Ms Mary Kathleen, Assistant Teacher Ms. Mary Kathleen (Katie) is an Assistant Teacher in the Infant III class. She joined our team in 2017 and has a true passion for caring for infants. Ms. Katie brings experience from another center and has three daughters and a son-in-law.


Ms Mary Kathleen

Tiffany, Assistant Teacher Ms. Tiffany is the assistant Toddler 2 teacher. She has her Bachelor's of Arts in Child Development from Morehead State University! She joined our team in 2018.

Tiffany

Tara, Assistant Teacher Ms. Tara is the Lead Teacher in Get Set. She has her Associates of Science in Early Childhood Education. She also brings over 15 years of experience to the team. She joined the Goddard faculty in 2016.

Tara

Ms Christal, Assistant Teacher Ms. Christal is the Assistant Teacher in the Preschool 2 classroom. She brings years of experience in Early Childhood Education. She joined the Goddard team in 2016.

Ms Christal

Emily, Assistant Teacher Ms. Emily is an Assistant Teacher in Infant 2. She attended Live Oaks for Early Childhood Education and has prior experience in the field. She joined our team in August 2018.

Emily

Ms Ali, Assistant Teacher Ms. Ali is the Assistant Teacher in the Get Set classroom. She earned a Bachelor degree in Theater Arts from Northern Kentucky University. Ms. Ali is a vocal trained soprano and enjoys sharing her creative side with students at school.

Ms Ali

Ms Brianna , Assistant Teacher Ms. Bri is the Assistant Teacher in our PreK classroom. She joined our talented team in 2016. She brings years of experience from another center and is planning on getting her CDA. She has a passion for preparing children for Kindergarten.


Ms Brianna

Ms Beth, Assistant Teacher Ms. Beth is a Resource Teacher as well as the After School Lead. She has her Bachelor's in Early Elementary Education. She also comes to us with over 15 years of experience in the field. Beth joined the Goddard faculty in 2016.

Ms Beth

Ms Linda, Assistant Teacher Ms. Linda is the Assistant Teacher in the Kindergarten classroom. She joined the Goddard faculty in 2012. Prior to joining the Goddard team, she taught in the preschool program in the Milford School District since 1994.

Ms Linda

Ms Nadia, Resource Ms. Nadia Khalaji is a Resource Teacher and Kitchen Coordinator for The Goddard School in Anderson Township. She began her tenure with the Goddard School as the Assistant Infant teacher in 2000 after relocating from Pakistan. She became an American citizen in 2005 and a year later moved her daughter to be with her in the US. Ms. Nadia holds both a Bachelor's and a Masterss degree in Education from the University of Punjab Lahore Pakistan

Ms Nadia

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