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Owner and Director 

Ms. Linda has been working in the Early Childhood field since 1988. She has a BA degree in Early Childhood Administration, and a Master's in Education (MAED) degree in Early Childhood Education with three specializations: Early Childhood Education, Curriculum & Instruction, and Special Education. She is also working on her coursework towards becoming an Ordained Children’s Pastor thru Northwest Nazarene University. She is kind, charismatic, and dedicated to helping children develop the tools they need to become successful, not only at the center, but in life as a whole. In her free time, she loves singing, watching movies, going on walks and spending time with friends and family.



Assistant Director

Ms. Kim has been working in the early childhood field since 2006. She is animated, joyful and passionate when she works with children. She loves to find the child’s interest and help them explore the world through that interest. She has an Associates in Early Childhood Education through Bellevue College, as well as trainings in Conscious Discipline, Occupational Therapy, Music and Art therapy. In her free time she likes to sing karaoke , run, watch hockey, and spend time with her family.



Infant Teacher

Ms. Tricia has been working in the early childhood field since 1994. She is a fun-loving , gentle and caring teacher who uses those strengths exquisitely to help each infant feel safe and loved. She has a CDA degree specifically working with infants and toddlers. In her free time she enjoys going to the movies, crafting and going out to eat.



Toddler 1 Teacher

Ms. Isela has been teaching with us since 2020. She loves working with students of all ages and watching them learn and grow. She is fluent in Spanish and loves enriching the children's lives by speaking to them in both Spanish and English. In her free time, she loves spending time with her two daughters and family, as well as baking and being artistic.



Toddler 2 Teacher

Ms. Collette has been working with children since 1995.  She a lifetime student who always love learning and bettering herself as a teacher. She also grew up in Hillside Church and has been attending here since she was a child.  She loves to engage in playing with children and watch them take on new challenges. In her free time she enjoys watching movies and listening to music as she sips on her favorite Starbucks drink.



Pre-K Teacher

Laurie is a passionate, caring & creative teacher who has worked with children since she can remember. She loves art and science and bringing that into the classroom. Laurie in her free time likes spending time with her husband & cats , taking pictures , a huge Disney enthusiast and is active in her church.

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