Jennifer Moss- Owner
Jennifer Moss is the owner of Early Explorers Preschool! She received her undergraduate degree at Lincoln University and her MBA at William Woods University. An experienced businesswoman, mom, and paraprofessional, she has the skills needed to make Early Explorers a success! Jennifer was born, raised, graduated, and has begun raising her family in this capital city. She understands both sides of the preschool world as she has worked in offices of local daycares as well as been a daycare mom herself! You can find her working behind the front desk and her open-door policy makes any parent feel at ease to talk with her.
Brittany Miller- Director
Brittany Miller is the facility director here at Early Explorers Preschool. A native of Jefferson City, she has found this town to be her forever home. Brittany graduated from Jefferson City High School and immediately went to college to study child development and teaching! Early Childhood education has always been her passion and has since turned into her life’s work. She received her education from West Coast Baptist College and William Woods University. Mrs. Brittany works on staff training and coordination, providing support for new and upcoming teachers, plans educational field trips, develops curriculum, and provides a high quality standard of learning for each kiddo!
Ms. Darcy- Infant Teacher
Darcy comes to us with many years of experience caring for infants! Mrs. Darcy is working on her special education degree from Lincoln University. She is a friend to everyone, and makes our babies and parents feel welcome. She works as a team with new mommies, and provides a comfortable loving environment! She has a love for them that is unmatched, and her top notch care is special. Her bright smile, positive attitude, and fantastic work ethic makes her the model teacher!
Ms. Carly- Infant Teacher
Ms. Carly is our co-infant teacher, and works alongside Mrs. Darcy to ensure our infant room is the most loving, safe, and secure that it can be! She loves to snuggle and give love to our babies! Her favorite part working in that room is hearing the baby giggles! She works hard on meeting developmental milestones, and keeping the room immaculately clean! Ms. Carly is also learning how to play the guitar!
Mrs. Vanessa- Toddler Teacher
Mrs. Vanessa and her two sons are great additions to our school. She loves our toddlers like her own! She loves planning and coordinating sensory activities to help our early learners discover their world! She always has a smile and kind word. She loves to watch the toddlers build their vocabulary and laughs at the funny things they say! Mrs. Vanessa is married and has two little boys that keep her on her toes. Her favorite app is Pinterest as can be seen with the many different and unique crafts that she has the kids do. She has been a great addition to our toddler room, and we are so lucky to have her!
Ms. Maddy- Toddler Teacher
Ms. Maddy has brought a lot of laughs to our center since she has arrived! Her dry sense of humor keeps people on their toes and smiling! Maddy grew up with many nieces and nephews which definitely prepared her for life in the toddler room! Maddy enjoys reading, music, and funny tweets on Twitter to pass her free time! Maddy was hired as a temporary employee to fill in, but quickly became attached to our toddlers and could not think of a better job for her! You can find Maddy singing, laughing, and having fun with our toddlers! Stop by and say hi to her and all of our new staff as our expansion continues!
Ms. Shawnee- 2-A Teacher
Ms. Shawnee is our energetic 2A teacher! She is always ready and willing to have a good time! The kids love her energy and fun-loving spirit. Ms. Shawnee loves her little learners! Her classroom is always full of music, laughter, and fun! She teaches through games, songs, and rhymes! Her favorite thing about her children is the hugs and love they give. Her goal everyday is to make her students feel loved, safe, and productive! Ms. Shawnee could is the best 2A teacher a center could ask to have! Parents love her positive attitude and outlook, and she can never have a bad day!
Linda Stoaks 2-B Teacher
Ms. Linda comes with three years of experience in the preschool, more specifically in the two year old room. She has a love for children that is unmatched! Ms. Linda is every child's favorite teacher, and she knows how to make each kiddo feel special! She is currently attending Lincoln University to obtain a Bachelor's Degree in Secondary Education. She loves to craft, write, and plan fun preschool activities! We are genuinely blessed to have her as part of our Early Explorers Family!