Offering The Best Childhood Preparation for Social and Academic Success.

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

Amy, Director Amy first worked at the Goddard School of Parker in 2008 as an incredible Lead Teacher in our First Steps classroom. She is now a Director.

Education: Amy has a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration from Colorado State University as well as her Director's Certificate through Arapahoe Community College. Ms. Amy is certified in First AID, CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: In 2010 her husband’s job transferred her family to Kansas. She joined The Goddard School in Overland Park, KS as a Lead Teacher and was later promoted to Assistant Director. In late 2014 Amy’s family moved back to the Parker area an she has rejoined our team as Director.

In Amy's spare time she enjoys cooking, baking, and reading.

Amy

Erika, Director Erika Galbaugh is a Director at the Goddard School.

Education: Colorado Shines level III and Director Certified through Arapahoe Community College. Ms. Erika is also certified in First Aid, CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: Ms. Erika has been with The Goddard School since September 2002 and has been in the childcare industry for more than 25 years. She has experience with infants, toddlers, preschoolers, and school age children. She has done everything from assistant teaching to lead teaching to directing.

Ms. Erika adores being in the Director role because she gets the best of both worlds; being with children and working together with the families and faculty.


Erika

Jolie, Director Director of Curriculum and Faculty Development for the Littleton and Parker Goddard Schools. Ms. Jolie has worked at The Goddard School® since May of 2002 and has 20 years of experience in the Early Childhood field. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism with a minor in Theater from the University of Northern Colorado. Ms. Jolie has her Director's Certificate from the State of Colorado. Ms. Jolie is providing support and guidance in curriculum planning / implementation and faculty development / training. She will be helping the faculty develop by mentoring and supporting in all curriculum and assessment aspects building positive connection skills in relationships with students.

Jolie

Ali, Assistant Director Ms. Ali is the Assistant Director.

Education:She is currently attending Arapahoe Community College working toward her Associate's Degree in Early Childhood Education, and Special Education.

Experience:Ms. Ali worked as the Lead Teacher in the A-Basin classroom, as well as worked with Goddard a few years ago. We are so excited to have her back working with the Administrative Team.

Some of Ms. Ali's hobbies are camping, hiking, and reading!


Ali

Kacy , Assistant Director Ms. Kacy is the Administrative Assistant.

Education: She attended Arapahoe Community College to obtain her Early Childhood Education certificate. She is also certified in First Aid, CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: Ms. Kacy has been with The Goddard School since March 2016 and has worked with children ages infant to 11 years old.

Ms. Kacy has one sister and five brothers and in her free time, loves to read and binge watch Game of Thrones.

Kacy

Dina, Lead Teacher Ms. Dina is the Lead Teacher in the Cuddly Cubs classroom.

Education: Ms. Dina has her Bachelor’s Degree in Family and Consumer Science from California State University Long Beach. She is also certified in First AID,CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: Ms. Dina has worked with children ages infant through high school off and on for over twenty years and has been with The Goddard School since August 2016.

Ms. Dina and her husband have three daughters and love camping and riding ATV’s in their free time.

Dina

Guadalupe, Lead Teacher Ms. Lupe is the Lead Teacher in the Beautiful Bears classroom.

Education: Ms. Lupe has her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education from UNIFÉ Female University of Sacred Heart in Peru.

Experience: Ms. Lupe has been with The Goddard School since April 2012 and has more than 30 years of experience working with Infants, Toddlers and Preschoolers. Ms. Lupe has her certifications in First AID, CPR, UP, and AED.

Ms. Lupe and her husband Rolando have two children; Anthony and Jacqueline. In her free time, Ms. Lupe loves to read, watch movies and cook!

Guadalupe

Danielle, Lead Teacher Danielle Terry is the Lead Teacher in the Delightful Deer classroom.

Education: Ms. Danielle attended the Colorado Christian University. She earned her degree in Liberal Arts: Education and Biblical Studies. Ms. Danielle is also certified in First Aid, CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: Ms. Danielle has had experience with all ages, as well as teaching Sunday School, and being a swim instructor.

In Ms. Danielle's spare time she enjoys hiking, and spending time with her family.

Danielle

Kelsey, Lead Teacher Ms. Kelsey is the Lead Teacher in the Brilliant Buffalo classroom.

Education: She has her Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education from Arapahoe Community College. Ms. Kelsey is certified in First Aid, CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: Ms. Kelsey has been with The Goddard School since November 2012 and has worked with children ages 2 ½ to 4.

Ms. Kelsey has one brother and four nieces and nephews. In her free time, she loves playing volleyball, going camping, hiking and riding horses.

Kelsey

Hallie, Lead Teacher Ms. Hallie is the Lead Teacher in the Mountain Lions classroom here at the Goddard School and has been with us since June 2017.

Education: Ms. Hallie has an Associate's Degree in Early Childhood education and loves working will all ages here!
Ms. Hallie is also certified in First AID, CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: Her experience with children is with Infants to Preschool age.

In her free time Ms. Hallie loves playing games with her family and watching movies!

Hallie

Jennifer, Lead Teacher Ms. Jen is the Lead Teacher in the Snowbird classroom.

Education: She currently attends Arapahoe Community College to obtain her Bachelor’s Degree in Early Childhood Education. Ms. Jen is certified in First Aid, CPR, UP, and AED.


Experience: Ms. Jen has worked for The Goddard School since 2008 and has worked with all ages of children!

Ms. Jen has three brothers and in her free time enjoys going to concerts, car shows, doing Pinterest DIY projects and hanging out with friends and family.

Jennifer

Jennifer , Lead Teacher Ms. Jennifer is a Lead Teacher in the Telluride Pre-Kindergarten classroom.

Education: Ms. Jennifer has a Master of Education from Regis University in Denver and a Bachelor of Science in Business/Finance from the University of Denver. Ms. Jennifer is also certified in First AID, CPR, UP, and AED.


Experience: Ms. Jennifer has experience with children of all ages and loves to read, garden, go to theater and spend time with my kids.

In her spare time, Ms. Jennifer enjoys reading, gardening, and cooking!

Mansen, Assistant Teacher Mansen is the assistant teacher in the Elk classroom.

Education: Attending The Colorado Shines Program, she is currently perusing her Early Childhood Education Certification. Ms Mansen is also certified in First AID,CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: Ms. Mansen has had experience with Infant to Preschool aged children.

On Mansen's free time, she enjoys snowboarding, singing, and any outdoor activities.

Mansen

Jenalyn, Assistant Teacher Ms. Jenalyn is the Assistant Teacher in the Radiant Rams classroom.

Education: Although new to the industry, she will be taking Early Childhood classes through Arapahoe Community College to obtain her Early Childhood Teacher Certificate. Ms. Jenalyn is certified in First AID, CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: She has been with The Goddard School since August 2017.



Ms. Jenalyn loves to read and hang with her family every chance she gets.

Jenalyn

Julie, Assistant Teacher Ms. Julie is an Assistant Floater.

Education: She has her Master of Science in Education from Indiana University and has worked with children ages 6 months through elementary school age. Ms. Julie is certified in First Aid, CPR, UP, and AED.

Experience: Ms. Julie has been with The Goddard School since January 2016.

Ms. Julie and her husband Stevan have three children and two grandchildren. Ms. Julie loves anything Disney, and in her free time she loves scrap booking, spending time with her grandchildren and reading.

Julie

Robin, Resource Ms. Robin works all over the school providing support in the classrooms, as well as heating up lunches for the children.

Experience: Ms. Robin has been with The Goddard School since August 2011.

She has traveled the world partaking in many different occupations including owning her own hair salon and running a scuba diving school in Hawaii.

Robin

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