Meet the Staff
Athena is the Assistant Director and has been with PCC since 2014. She has 20+ years of working with children. She's earned a BA of Psychology, Minor Child & Adolescent Development, Exception Needs Children & Special Education; an AS Business Management and 18 years in HR and Office Management combined. Athena is a mother of 3 children and has 3 dogs, 2 cats, and a bearded dragon. She also enjoys camping, festivals, and concerts.
Gabbie is currently one of our lead teachers, who works in all of our classrooms, she has been at PCC since October 2020. She is currently attending KU to earn a degree in Elementary Education. She enjoys coaching volleyball and spending time with family and friends.
Ms. Mercedes is currently the lead teacher of our two-year-old room and has been with us since 2019
Preschool and School Age Teachers
Ms. Shannon is our Infant/Toddler Manager and is also an Infant/ Toddler Lead Teacher and is currently the Room Teacher for our three-year-old’s, and you can find her doing office and administrator duties. She has been with PCC since January 2019 and has been trained through KCCTO courses. Shannon is currently working towards her CDA for Infants and Toddlers. She enjoys reading and the great outdoors.
Rockey is our full-time cook and has been at PCC since October 2021.
Ms. Sue has been our Music Teacher since 2010. She also provides lunch breaks for our full-time staff. She is a retires USD 497 Music Teacher, and has 30+ years of teaching experience. Sue has a Bachelor of Music Education, a Master of Music in Organ and has an Education Specialist Degree. Ms. Sue also enjoys performances and playing with her 3 grandchildren during her time off.