A Place to Learn and Grow
A 4-Star Child Development Center

Proudly serving for last 20 years

OUR STAFF

 Our Director- Cheryle Preston
I am proudly associated with A Place to Learn and Grow for 11 years. I have two Associate Degrees one in early childhood education and one in human service technology.
 
I have been working as a toddler teacher, a pre-school teacher and now I am an administartor and the Director of the center. Working here is a very rewarding experience and I will continue to serve the children in our area! I love the children and wouldn't change my job for anything! We are the best 5 Star Step Up to Quality program and we are proud of our accomplishments here.
 
 
 
 
Amy Moran
Anna Marie Gibson
 I love working with Children, I am a mother of 3 and enjoy spending time with my family. I am co-ordinator for Head start and Early  head start program at the center, please feel free to stop and discuss any issues, my doors are always open.
I have been working with children for 10+ years. My responsibility is public relation and enrollment at Learn and Grow. I have a 3 year old, I enjoy cartoons, parks and playing in the water with him.
My name is Emily, I have a degree in early childhood education/intervention specialist. I am a pre-school teacher. I enjoy working with children. I love teaching and caring for children
Emily Welden
Connie Woodson
I have worked in child care for many years. I am an infant teacher at Learn and Grow. I have had training in infant development as well as lesson planning for infants. I love children and enjoy helping them learn new things. My hobbies are cross stich and reading.
Sharron Bish
Laura Zigler
My name is Sharron. I have been in early childhood teaching for over 20 years. I have an associate degree in early childhood from Stark State and a Bachelors degree in human development and family studies from Kent State. I am currently a lead teacher at School age class and night manager. I love working with children. I look forward to working with your child.
I am proud to say I have been an employee at  Learn and Grow for eight years where I am a pre-school teacher. Through 20 years of experience, I can honestly say we make a difference in our children's lives. I have also learned that we need to stay educated as things are always changing. In a year or so I will graduate with my Bachelors in early childhood education.
Beth Keller
Elissa Sims
I have been working with children for over seven years. I attend Stark State College majoring in early childhood education. I am a mother of three children. Helping young children learn is my passion.
I have 20 years of child care experience. I am a mother of three. I have been working at A Place to Learn and Grow for the last two years as a pre-school teacher, and love the children. I love walking and reading.
Regina Atkins
Sheila Edwards
I have been a Dietary/Housekeeping supervisor at A Place to Learn and Grow for past 12 years. I enjoy spending time with children and being able to provide them with a clean and safe environment as well as a healthy menu. In my spare time, I like to read, write poetry and spend time with my four children.
Dietician Assistance