Staff Directory

The Village staff are qualified, highly trained, caring individuals who enjoy children and are dedicated early childhood professionals. Each class is taught by a qualified lead teacher and a paraprofessional. Class size is limited to a maximum of 16 students. All of our teachers and paraprofessionals meet school district and state requirements for working with young children. Staff meet regularly to plan, problem solve, and communicate ideas regarding the program. Staff development and training is on-going. Staff meet regularly with parents and welcome suggestions and comments. Confidentiality is respected and practiced.

Administration and Support Staff

  • Brandy Pentecost, ECE Principal of the Village at North and Village at Highland
  • Angie Burnell, Director
  • Chris Krutsche, Administrative Assistant to the Principal
  • Bev Carey, Administrative Assistant to the Director/Enrollment 
  • Lyn Powell, Health Assistant
  • Debi Reid, Family Partnerships Manager
  • Maria Castillo, Parent Liaison
  • Carlos Vargas, Building Facilitator 
  • Alfonso Pacheco and Jay Willey, Custodians

Preschool Classrooms

  • Rainbow Room
  • Red Room 
  • Blue Room
  • Purple Room
  • Pink Room
  • Gold Room
  • Green Room 
  • Brown Room
  • White Room

Special Education Team

  • Kim Bryant - Coordinator of Special Programs
  • Jodi Lee, Special Education /Child Find Clerk
  • Tara Manto, ECSE
  • Kendra Hatler, ECSE
  • Marcy Foster, Counselor
  • Ruth Barnes, Psychologist
  • Alicia Steen, Psychologist (Child Find)
  • Cassidy Bell, OTR(Child FInd)
  • Amy Prins, OTR
  • Sussy Aguilera, ECSE
  • Amanda Kanaber, SLP
  • Sharie Jaeger, SLP (Child Find)
  • Kim Hounshell, SLP
  • Special Education Paraprofessionals - Barbara Frey, Misako Mimori,  Amber Taylor, Michele Thompson, Gelina Mock, Monique Galindo, Julie Ramos-Flores