Our Teachers

Our teachers blend the highest education standards with nurturing care to help foster well-rounded child development.

Careers

If you want to help shape the hearts and minds of young children in a fun, nurturing environment, we’d love to have you work with us! We’re always looking for great teachers to join our family.

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Warm, Nurturing & Highly Trusted

Learning happens best in a warm and nurturing environment, which is why our teachers take the time to make sure your little one feels safe and cared for every day to help them develop a lifelong love of learning. 

Expertise & Skills

Our caring teachers are highly experienced in the best methods to support your child with teachable moments of exploration, discovery and learning each and every day. 

  •  Lauren

    Lauren

    Owner / Kindergarten Program Director
    My mother Sheri and I are the proud owners of the Highlands Ranch Goddard School. My husband Jon and I have been married since 2011. We have a son and a daughter, who have completely brightened our world! I have a B/S in Elementary Education. I have several years experience teaching Preschool and Kindergarten, during this time I discovered my true passion for working with young children. I am very happy to be part of the Goddard family.
  •  Sheri

    Sheri

    Owner
    My daughter Lauren and I are the proud owners of The Goddard School in Highlands Ranch. I have two daughters, 4 grandsons and 1 granddaughter. My education is in Early Childhood Ed and Business. The first fifteen years of my career were spent in the preschool industry, starting as a teacher then moving into management. I ventured into executive retail/business management for several years. I am thrilled to be back in the education industry and very excited to be part of the Goddard family.
  •  Adrienne

    Adrienne

    Director
    Hello, I'm Miss Adrienne and I graduated from Colorado State University with a Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science and Family studies. I started working at The Goddard School in 2011 and was a Turtle room teacher for many years. I have enjoyed the transition up to the front office and receiving my Directors Certificate in May of 2020. I love being a part of the Goddard Team!
  •  Josh

    Josh

    Assistant Director
    Hello! I am Mr. Josh! I graduated in 2022 with a BS in Behavioral Health. I have been with Goddard since 2018 and was a Kitten teacher until transitioning to the front office in 2022. I am passionate about working with children because I love watching them grow and believe it is important for young children to to have positive influences and connections with both male and female teachers. I am so excited to be a part of the Goddard family and getting to know you and your children.
  •  Lynn

    Lynn

    Lead Teacher - Kindergarten
    Hello! I've been in Colorado for two years with my husband and we love it! I have a Master's in Education and taught Special Education in Indiana, Arizona, and Colorado for over eight years. My husband and I love international travel, cooking, biking, ping pong, and chess. We have three daughters and four grandchildren. We have two grandchildren that attend Goddard! After getting to know the school and staff, I decided working at Goddard would be a great fit. It is such a joy to help Goddard kids feel valued and supported on their journey of discovery and watch them grow.
  •  Craig

    Craig

    Lead Teacher - Kindergarten
    Hello! I'm Mr. Craig and I'm a U.S. Army Veteran. I love sports and my favorite college team is the Virginia Cavaliers and my favorite pro teams are Houston Texans, Houston Astros, Texas Rangers, and the San Antonio Spurs. I'm a huge fan of Disney movies. I was a college football coach and college mascot. I've worked with kids and youth for most of my life, between professional work, volunteer work, and church. I am a big kid at heart and enjoy playing with kids of all ages.
  •  Kealey

    Kealey

    Lead Teacher - Ducks
    Greetings! My name is Kealey! I am originally from Dallas, TX. I have been working with kids for over 5 years; in gymnastics and in childcare. I absolutely love getting to hike and adventure outside. I am so excited to enjoy life in Colorado, and be a part of the Goddard team!
  •  Rebecca

    Rebecca

    Lead Teacher - Ducks
    Hello! My name is Rebecca and I am a native of Colorado. I graduated with an Associates Degree and have worked with children for over 10 years. I enjoy adventures to the mountains, reading, and random dance parties with my two kids. Having to work at Goddard is a dream come true! I love getting to see little minds grow and being a part of that. So that they can achieve what they want in life as they grow up.
  •  Becky

    Becky

    Lead Teacher - Turtles
    Hello! I’m Becky Reed. For twenty-nine years, I taught K-6 General Music for both Douglas County and Jefferson County School Districts. My Bachelor’s degree is in Music Education, and My Master’s degree is in Curriculum and Instruction, with an emphasis on Arts in Education. My husband is also a musician! He and I have a beautiful daughter who is eleven years old and the light of our lives. Our household is alive with pets that are furry, finned and feathered. I am thrilled to now be part of the Goddard team, to meet you and your kiddos, and help them to explore and discover their world!
  •  Sofia

    Sofia

    Lead Teacher - Turtles
    Hello, I am Miss Sofia. I just moved here from Alabama with my husband and two kids! I am very excited to join the Goddard School team and to be an Elephant teacher! I have my Bachelors Degree in Elementary Education. I love working with kids of all ages! I am a New York Native and have lived in Florida and most recently live in Alabama. I am very excited to be in Colorado and can't wait to get to know the kiddos!
  •  Jenna

    Jenna

    Assistant Teacher - Turtles
    Hey, I'm Jenna! I am a Colorado native but all my family was born and raised in Iowa, so I love the farm life! I'm currently working towards a video production career and love all forms of art! I have always loved kids and working with them and I look forward to having kids of my own. Some hobbies of mine are skateboarding, collaging, and reading. I also love Stephen King and I am a David Lynch fanatic. I am excited to be a part of the Goddard team and look forward to meeting you and your children!
  •  Angelica

    Angelica

    Lead Teacher - Elephants
    Hi! My name is Angelica and I have worked the in early childhood field since 2014. I currently am working towards getting my bachelor's degree in Early Childhood Education. I am a Colorado native. In my free time, I enjoy taking my dog for walks, hiking, camping, and spending time with family.
  •  Holly

    Holly

    Lead Teacher - Elephants
    Hey! I'm Holly! I grew up in rural Illinois and moved out to Colorado for college. I have lived here for about five years and got married a year and a half ago. I love little kids and have nannied on and off for a long time. I'm excited to start working here! I love being outside and I love summer. My hobbies include rock climbing, snowboarding, swimming, reading, and hanging out with friends.
  •  Jazlynne

    Jazlynne

    Lead Teacher - Monkeys
    Hello! My name is Jazlynne and I'm a mom to two wonderful kiddos. My family enjoys getting active and outside whenever possible. A little about me, I've been working in healthcare for about 6 years and since becoming a mom myself, I've been eager to move away from geriatrics and into the exciting world of childcare. It is truly a blessing to have the opportunity to make a positive impact in a child's life. Caring for others has always been my passion and to be able to pursue that at Goddard is a dream come true!
  •  Alyssa

    Alyssa

    Lead Teacher - Monkeys
    Hello! My name is Alyssa. I am a Colorado native and I have a son that is very special to me. My favorite hobbies are horseback riding and spending time with my family and friends. I am excited to be a part of the Goddard team and have the opportunity to see your child grow and develop.
  •  Sheri

    Sheri

    Lead Teacher - Kittens
    Hello, My name is Sheri. I moved to Colorado from California in 2009. I live in Highlands Ranch with my husband David, my son Matt and my daughter Tiffany. We have three labs that keep us very busy. I graduated from Cal State-Northridge with a Bachelors Degree in Child Development.
  •  Emina

    Emina

    Lead Teacher - Kittens
    Hello! My name is Emina and I am originally from Bosnia. I am a huge animal lover and currently have two pugs. I have been married for 4 years and we do not have any children. I am excited to be a part of the Goddard family and getting to know you and your children.
  •  Stephanie

    Stephanie

    Lead Teacher - Puppies
    Hello, I am Ms. Stephanie! I moved to Highlands Ranch in 2022. I have enjoyed teaching at a Goddard School since 2017. I am thrilled to be part of the team here at the Goddard School in Highlands Ranch. I love learning and exploring with the Puppies! I have a degree in Spanish and play the tuba, which are both activities that I love to bring into the classroom. I’m looking forward to knowing your children and watching them learn and grow!
  •  Jacobie

    Jacobie

    Lead Teacher - Puppies
    Hello! My name is Jacobie! I am 30 years old and originally from Dallas, TX. I have a wonderful husband named Gus and together we have two beautiful children, Nora and Rowan. I have been teaching for 2 years now and it truly feels like my passion. I am excited to be a part of the Goddard family!
  •  Kendra

    Kendra

    Lead Teacher - Giraffes
    I'm Ms. Kendra and I have been in the ECE field for almost 13 years, working with kiddos of all ages. I am a Disney princess at heart and love all the movies! I love theater and music and I really enjoy bringing my love of music into the classroom. I am a wife and mom. My family loves spending time outdoors and hanging out with our five cats. I'm excited to get to be a part of the Goddard team and getting to know everyone!
  •  Michael

    Michael

    Lead Teacher - Giraffes
    Hello I am Michael, and I'm thrilled to be back at the Goddard School! My approach to teaching is centered on creating a warm, inclusive and engaging environment where each child can flourish at their own pace. I believe in the power of play-based learning to spark curiosity, creativity and social growth. I am excited to embark on this journey with your little ones and look forward to creating lasting memories and meaningful connections in our classroom.
  •  Kyle

    Kyle

    Lead Teacher - Penguins
    Hi my name is Kyle and I am a Colorado Native growing up in Glenwood Springs. I’ve been working with children since 2007 doing summer camps, teaching sports, and gymnastics. I have been teaching since 2010. I graduated from Metro State in 2010 with a BA in history and a Minor in Elementary Education I enjoy watching kids grow and learn as they progress through the different age groups. I enjoy spending time with my wife Emily and my dog Walker.
  •  Ashleigh

    Ashleigh

    Assistant Teacher - Penguins
    Hi! My name is Ashleigh! I'm 22 years old and from California. The first time I moved to Colorado in 2010, I fell in love and knew I wanted to stay, so I moved on my own in 2022. I'm an avid video game lover, knitter, and writer. I also love spending time with my friends. I've been doing all sorts of childcare since I was 12 and I'm thrilled to be part of the Goddard team! I can't wait to help your kiddo learn and grow!
  •  Amy

    Amy

    Assistant Teacher - Support Staff
    Hello, my name is Amy! I am a proud Colorado native. I have one older brother and two adorable nieces here. I have 3 furbabies who are my world and I love taking them on adventures all over the state. I love cooking and trying new foods everywhere I travel. I look forward to creating lasting memories and connecting with all the special little ones here at Goddard!
  •  Ana

    Ana

    Assistant Teacher - Support Staff
    Hello! My name is Ana. I have lived in Colorado my whole life and have three older sisters. I am currently a student at Metro State and I am studying Social Work. My favorite hobbies are reading and watching movies. I also enjoy hanging out with my friends. I am excited to be a part of Goddard and working with your children.
  •  Ellie

    Ellie

    Assistant Teacher - Support Staff
    Hello! I'm Miss Ellie! I have been lucky enough to teach at the Goddard School of Highlands Ranch since summer of 2022. I am primarily in the Turtle room, but I am a floater at the end of the day so you will see me everywhere. I love musical theatre and working with kids. I am planning for teaching to be my career! I am so excited to be a part of the team at Goddard.
  •  Katelyn

    Katelyn

    Assistant Teacher - Support Staff
    Hello! My name is Katelyn! I am a senior in high school and am a started on varsity for soccer. I enjoy hanging out with friends, adventuring, and meeting new people. I love all animals and children and I can't wait to get to know you and your children. I am excited to be a part of the Goddard family.
  •  Kiele

    Kiele

    Assistant Teacher - Support Staff
    Hi, my name is Kiele! Before switching to ECE, I was a hairstylist for many years. Taking care of others is what I love to do. I'm a mother to a sassy, fun little girl. Apart from working and being a mom, I love riding bikes with my family, cookies, coffee, and finding fun Colorado activities to do with my toddler. I am so excited to start my career in ECE with Goddard! I look forward to developing relationships with the children and their families.
  •  Kylie

    Kylie

    Assistant Teacher - Support Staff
    Hello! I'm Miss Kylie. I am a Colorado native and am very excited to join the Goddard School. I love to spend time playing pickle ball with my grandparents and spending time outdoors. I look forward to getting to know you and your children and helping them learn and grow.
  •  Randi

    Randi

    Lead Teacher - Support Staff
    Hi! My name is Randi! I have 2 children, Alyssa and Tyler. I grew up in Long Island, New York and moved to Colorado in 2007 to start a new life. I have been with my husband, David, for 30 years and he is a Denver Police Officer. I have 3 siblings, an older sister and 2 younger brothers. I am excited to start this new journey at Goddard and getting to know you and your children.
  •  Twila

    Twila

    Lead Teacher - Support Staff
    Hi all! I'm Twila! I graduated in 2017 with my bachelors in Business Management with the intent to run multiple businesses. I start with my first business in 2014 around pets. From there, I managed retail businesses for years until I found my passion and true happiness, around kids. I found that children always make me smile and help get my creativity flowing. I am excited to be a part of the Goddard family and getting to know you and your children!
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