Tom, Owner Tom is the on-site owner of the Goddard School in Jenks. He, and his wife Marta, also own the Goddard School in Owasso and have made that school an integral part of Owasso community for over seven years. Tom has been part of the Tulsa community for over 30 years - earning his BS and MBA from the University of Tulsa and working in various management capacities for Tulsa based companies since making Tulsa home. Tom is the proud father of three teen-aged children who are responsible for sparking his love for and interest in early childhood education.
Miranda, Director Hi there, my name is Miranda. I have been with Goddard since February 2012 and I have a student who attends Goddard as well! I have a Bachelor's degree from OSU in Early Childhood Development and I love working with children!
Mrs Vanessa, Director Good to meet you, my name is Vanessa and I have been with Goddard since January of 2011! I graduated from Southern Illinois University Edwardsville with a Bachelor's degree in Speech Language Pathology. I enjoy running, hanging with my puppy dog Piston, sports, and this crazy Oklahoma weather! I look forwarding to meeting you and being a part of your child's future here at Goddard!
Shelee, Lead Teacher Hi my name is Shelee and I joined the Goddard team in August of 2013. I have my Child Development Associates, Certificate of Mastery, and my Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Development. I have worked with children and their families for 17 years now! I find it a rewarding experience to watch and help children learn through their everyday experiences, as well as, getting to know the child’s family. I am very excited to be on the Goddard team! I look forward to working with the children and their families.
Ms Jessica, Lead Teacher Hello, my name is Jessica. I have been teaching in child care since 1992 and I enjoy watching children grow and learn! I have my Child Development Associate's degree as well as my Certificate of Mastery degree. I have been at Goddard since July of 2012. In my free time I enjoy going to the lake or Big Splash to go swimming plus I also like to scrapbook, take pictures, and create art projects for toddlers! I am definitely looking forward to meeting you and your children!
Ms Ashley, Lead Teacher Hi my name is Ashley! I have my Child Development Associate's Degree and have been working with children for over 6 years! I have been at Goddard since August of 2012. In my spare time I enjoy reading, shopping, and spending time with my nieces. I am definitely looking forward to meeting you and caring for your children!
Ms Sharon, Lead Teacher Ms. Sharon has been working with children for over 10 years and she has her Bachelor of General Studies degree with an emphasis on Early Childhood Education. She has her First Aid/CPR certification and Food Handler’s permit. Sharon has been with The Goddard School since January 2014.
Ms Casey, Lead Teacher Hi there, my name is Casey Vaughn and I have been with Goddard since February 2012! I have my Associate's Degree in Elementary Education and I am currently going to school to obtain my Bachelor's Degree in Interdisciplinary Studies. I love working with children and helping them grow, learn, and understand new things!
Ms Karen, Lead Teacher Hello, my name is Karen and I have been with Goddard since October of 2010! I have worked with children for over 25 years and they fascinate me! I earned my Bachelor's degree in Liberal Studies. I look forward to being a part of your child's development here at Goddard!
Ms Madison, Lead Teacher Hi my name is Madison and I have been with Goddard since October 2010! I am working on my Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and when I am not at school or work I like to spend my time outside hunting, fishing, and going to the lake. I love being able to work with children!
Kim, Assistant Teacher Hi my name is Kim! I have a degree in Office Administration and a minor in Psychology. I have worked at various Mother's Day out programs and Early Childhood centers when my children were young and I have been working with children at Goddard since August 2011. I love dancing, boating and being in the sun!
LaDawn, Assistant Teacher Hello my name is LaDawn and I have been at Goddard since October of 2010! I have been working in childcare for 12 years and love what I do! I am so happy to be a part of The Goddard School!
Ms Cara, Assistant Teacher Ms. Cara has been working with children for over 20 years. She has her Paraprofessional Certification. She also has her First Aid/CPR certification and Food Handler’s permit. Cara has been with The Goddard School since December 2013.
Ms Brittany, Assistant Teacher Ms. Brittany has been working with children for over 3 years and she is currently working on her Bachelor of Business degree with an emphasis on Human Resources Management. She has her First Aid/CPR certification and Food Handler’s permit. Brittany has been with The Goddard School since February 2014.
Katinka, Assistant Teacher Hi, my name is Katinka! I have my Associates Degree in Liberal Arts and am currently working on my Certificate of Mastery in Child Development. I joined Goddard in May of 2013 and before that I had my own home daycare for 18 years and love working with children! I feel so blessed to be working at Goddard School!