Our Staff

Our staff consists of exemplary leadership, specialized instructors, and passionate child development specialists with experience in early learning and maximizing abilities.

Our highly educated, talented and passionate professionals bring their extensive resources and experience together to offer your child the best early learning and child development practices available. The staff continuously furthers its education by attending training seminars to stay current in teaching methods.

Leah Friedman, PhD

Head of School

Patricia Daniel, MD

Child Psychiatrist and Pediatrician

Leslie Johnson

R.I.S.E. Instructor

Marion Blunt

S.O.A.R. Assistant Instructor

Tiffany Clark, Ed.D.

Head of Admissions and Advancement

Clara Mangin, BCaBA

DCF Director/Preschool Instructor

Kristina Cagle

R.I.S.E. Assistant Instructor

Jessica Suarez

S.T.R.I.V.E. Instructor

Kristin Thomforde

Associate Head of Upper School

Jolene Laughlin

Administrative Assistant

Ashley Miller

S.O.A.R. Instructor