Mr Grady, Owner Grady and his wife Michelle are the parents of a young daughter and recognize the importance of a safe and nurturing learning environment. Their family is the basis for the reason that they chose Goddard. They have been residents of the Dallas/Fort Worth area for twenty five years and are happy to be able to provide Goddard's outstanding program to the children in the Keller and surrounding communities. Grady would like to extend an invitation to your family to visit them at their beautiful school, introduce you to their incredible faculty, including an Education Director, and tell you all about the Goddard approach to learning.
Ms Diana, Director Hello! I am the Operations Director. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my two little girls. I come from a strong background in Early Childhood Education. I hold a Bachelors degree in Early Childhood Studies from The State University of New York. It is an honor to work with your children and your family. I will ensure that your child has a safe, loving, and academically enriched quality learning experience.
Ms Lynn, Assistant Director We welcome Ms. Lynn as our new member of management! Ms.Lynn was born in New York. Her favorite hobby is reading. She enjoys working with children because she enjoys seeing the moment things click when teaching them something new.
Ms Araceli, Lead Teacher Ms. Araceli is currently taking classes to further her education in early childhood education. She joins us with over 18 years of experience working with children. She volunteers each week at her church. She has been a volunteer at her church for almost 9 years. She likes working with children because they are always teaching her new things.
Ms Michelle, Lead Teacher Ms. Michelle has a Bachelors degree from Texas Womens University. She is continuing her education to complete her Masters in Education. She also has her teaching certification. Her professional experience includes being a special ed aide, substitute teacher, and 15+ years in early childhood education. She is a PTA board member, Drill Team Booster club board member, and a mentor for special needs children. She enjoys working with toddlers because she never has a dull day. She likes seeing her little people learn new things, grow, and develop their unique personalities.
Ms Bridget, Lead Teacher Ms. Richardson has her Bachelors degree in Psychology and Child Development. Her experience includes being a Psychology assistant, an ECI teacher and teaching toddlers through 5th grade. In her spare time she enjos volunteering as a JRMC volunteer, and working as a Suspected Child Abuse and Neglect (SCAN) volunteer. She enjoys working with children because she likes to positively mold them into future leaders.
Ms Cobie, Lead Teacher Ms.Cobie joins us with her Child Development Associate. She is currently in school completing her Bachelors in Education. She had over three years of experience in preschool teaching. She has a strong passion and love for children. She enjoys being able to teach them information and to be a part of their lives. She loves coming to work everyday because her students make her smile!
Ms Lisa, Lead Teacher Ms. Lisa joins us with her Associates degree in Early Childhood Education. She had 25+ years of experience in early childhood education! She volunteers for small groups from her church. She enjoys working with children because she feels working with her children is her calling. She likes that they are honest, funny, and they keep her feeling young!
Ms Rachel, Lead Teacher Ms. Rachel has a Bachelors degree from University of North Texas. Her experience includes subsitute teaching for IL Texas and Keller ISD. She enjoys volunteering at local animal shelters and she is a nursery school teacher at her church. She is passionate about working with young children. She likes that she can influence kids for the better.
Ms Kari, Lead Teacher Ms. Kari attended Lubbock Christian University. She is working towards her teaching degree. She has worked in childcare for 20 years. Her experience includes PreK teaching, Assistant Director positions, and Preschool teaching. She is a nursery teacher at her church and she occasionally volunteers at the food pantry. She likes watching children learn new things as they grow and mature. She enjoys watching her students work well together.
Ms Valerie, Lead Teacher Ms. Womack has her Bachelors degree in Elementary Education. Her experience includes 25+ years of being an elementary teacher, long term subsitite, and PreK teacher. In her spare time she works on Praise and Worship teams in her church. She also teaches for the children's church. She enjoys watching children grow physicially, academically, and socially. She loves hearing the sound of their laughter.