Our Staff

"In the child is much knowledge, much wisdom. If we do not profit from it, it is only because of neglect on our part to become humble and to see the wonders of this soul and learn what the child can teach." - Maria Montessori
Danielle Walsh-Barroso
Co-Director

Danielle has been employed by Montessori since 1996.  She has her Master's Degree in Elementary Education and has her New York State Teacher Certification.  Danielle has earned training certificates from the North American Progressive Montessori Teacher Training Centre.
 

Karen Norton
Co-Director

Karen has been employed with Montessori since 1996.  She has her Bachelor's Degree in Elementary Education and has earned training certificates from the North American Progressive Montessori Teacher Training Centre. 

Additional Staff:
 
  • Mary Lou, 2015

  • Jill, 2017

  • Judy, 2017

  • Andrea, 2019

  • Cheyenne, 2018 - Holds an Associate's Degree in Teacher Education - Early Education and is  working towards her Bachelor's in Early Childhood Education. ​

Wellsville Montessori School Board of Directors

The Wellsville Montessori School Board of Directors is comprised of seven (7) currently seated board members of which are community members and/or parents of children enrolled in the Wellsville Montessori School.  The Board of Directors meet monthly to carry out the responsibilities and duties outlined in our by-laws. 

  • Bill Day Jr., President

  • Allison Green, Vice-President

  • Melissa Biddle, Secretary

  • Heather Brubaker, Director

  • Larissa Jacobs, Director

  • Amanda Lee, Director

  • Sue Monroe, Director

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