Nicole graduated from Ashland University in 2009 with a degree in Early Childhood Education and Early Childhood Intervention. She has worked with preschool age children since 2010, and has been at Orange Early Childhood Preschool since 2014. She grew up in South Euclid and currently lives in Willowick. In her free time, Nicole enjoys listening to music, walking through the Metroparks, and spending time with her family, husband Bryan, and dog Waldo. She believes that a good parent-teacher relationship is necessary for maximum school success. Nicole is looking forward to a fun filled year with your child as they explore and learn in new environments!
Sherry graduated from Heidelberg University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Early Childhood Education. She has worked at Orange Early Childhood Preschool for 12 years, and has been teaching for over 15 years. She grew up in Valley View and currently lives in Chardon. In her free time, Sherry enjoys spending time with family and friends, being out in nature, traveling and reading. Sherry loves watching the students grow throughout the year and the relationships she builds with families!
Martha has been teaching at Orange Early Childhood since 2019. She attended Notre Dame College in South Euclid and was a member of the Women’s Basketball team for 5 years. Upon graduation she was the Graduate Assistant Coach for 2 years. Martha has her undergraduate degrees in Early Childhood Education and Special Education (K-12) with a minor in Fine Arts. She also has a Master’s in Education with a Reading Endorsement. Martha’s hobbies include spending time with family and friends, traveling, enjoying live sports games, reading, and working out.
Anna has been teaching at Orange Early Childhood since 2022. She loves working at Orange Rec because of all of the amazing and talented people she gets to work with everyday! She loves how supportive the community is of the work and how involved everyone wants to be! One of her favorite childhood memories is that every year for Christmas, her dad would take her to get my nails done, and they still do it every year! They get to spend the whole day together and it is one of her favorite parts about the holidays!
Gayle is in her 21st year teaching at Orange Early Childhood Preschool. She attended Tri-C for Early Childhood Education. Gayle is the proud mom of two sons, Pierre and Ryan, and the grandmother of two. She loves the people here at OEC and watching her students grow and succeed! Gayle loves doing crafts and spending time with her family. She is excited to retire after this school year and take the next chapter in her life!
Ashley has been teaching at Orange Early Childhood since 2022. She loves Orange Rec because she enjoys building close relationships with the students and their families, and watching students learn and grow throughout the school year. Outside of school, she likes to spend time with her family and working out.