Elma came to Calgary from El Salvador 30 years ago. She has been working with children of all ages since 1996. Her favourite activity to do with children is create crafts together! In her spare time Elma can be found colouring, doing crafts with her niece and nephew, or spending time at her church.
Brooke is a full time student and one of our toddler care givers! She is working while attending Bow Valley College for Early Learning and Child Care. She loves to read, hike, and do photography with her mother. Her favourite thing to do with the children is take them outside for exploration!
Nan came to Canada from Myanmar in 2008 and has been working with children for the last three years. She is the proud mom of three boys and loves to spend her free time with her family. Nan can be found in the Sprouts class playing, singing, crafting and talking to all the busy toddlers.
Leah is originally from Ilocos Norte in the Philippines where she was an elementary school teacher before coming to Calgary in May 2015. She has a son that is still in the Philippines that she hopes will join her soon. Leah likes to spend her time watching movies on Netflix and walking around the mall. Leah also loves dogs and is hoping to get one of her own soon!
Irma has completed her Masters Degree in Economics and Bachelor Degree in education from India before moving to Canada in 2017. Irma is a kind soul who loves to work with children. Her favourite activities to do with her Sunshines class is painting and crafting.
Lorelie is from the Philippines with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She travelled to Europe for an immersion program to learn the language and culture of different countries, including Norway, Netherlands and Belgium. Overseas she worked with numerous different families helping to educate their children and teach english. She moved to Calgary to work as a live in caregiver where she was able to teach literacy and numeracy and continue her passion of working with children. Lorelie loves arts and crafts and reading to children of all ages. She loves keeping up with current events and following financial stocks. She loves nature and exploring new areas in Calgary.
Michele began her career in the Health and Wellness Industry as a chartered herbalist and nutritionist. She became interested in working with children when she became the go-to babysitter for all of her friends. Michele decided to turn this into a career in 2017 when she took a Daycare Management program and continues to get educated part-time through Bow Valley College. In her spare, Michele often finds herself working in the yard and crocheting or knitting.