|Preschool Teachers||Wrap Around Care Teachers|
| Jan Kerch|
Mrs. Kerch is Discovery Preschool. Her energy and her ability to connect with children, combined with a sound educational background and a creative curriculum, instill in Discovery students an eagerness to learn and a willingness to listen. Her reputation as a teacher and a leader is unparalleled. She has been a teacher at Discovery Preschool for over 20 years, or as she likes to put it, since she was 12 years old.
Melissa joins Discovery as Director and Teacher. She has worked as a child care teacher as well as co-directed and directed for day cares. Melissa has an Associate degree in Early Childhood Education and is currently working on her B.A. in Human Development. She has been married for 14 years and has 3 beautiful children along with 3 dogs!
Teelah has worked for the Wisconsin early autism project for 7 1/2 Years. She loves working with children. Teelah really enjoys painting and creating artwork. She also enjoys spending time outdoors with her son. Teelah is currently working on completing her license for early childhood education.
Desi began Cleaning at Discovery last year and this year has decided to also help out in the Wrap room with getting kids safely on and off the bus and helping out during the sometimes chaotic lunch hour. Desi has worked as an elementary school classroom aide. She has a 4 year old who she loves spending time with. She also enjoys bowling, sewing and outdoor activities.
Riccy will be joining Ms Teelah in the Wrap room this year. She is a DPI certified Early Childhood Assistant Teacher. Riccy has experience working as a dietary aid in a nursing home as well as manufacturing experience. She is fluent in Spanish and is currently pursing a career in nursing.