Administrators

  • Agency Director: Peg Feistel
  • Daycare Director: Sonia Merryman
  • Special Education Administrator: Kristi Balcom
  • Medicaid Compliance Officer: Chelsea VanArnam
  • Human Resources / General Billing: Sonia Merryman
  • Administrative Assistant / Tech Support: Chris Crawford
  • Administrative Assistant / Billing: Abby Hamilton
  • Staff Nurse: Rileigh Sweeney
  • Custodian: Kevin Patchen

Therapists

  • Speech: Kristen Sparks, Sharon Martin, and Morgan Widrick
  • Occupational: Chelsea VanArnam, Amanda Reynolds, Miranda Youngs
  • Physical: Cierra Barnes-Hulbert

Benchmark Classrooms

8:1:1 Classroom

  • Special Education Teacher: Nicole Liscum
  • Teacher: Kendsie Niederriter
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Kraig Weaver
  • 1:1 Aides: Dan Davis, Rona Pomerville, Tasha Widrick, Peggy Hart

12:1:1 Classroom / Universal Pre-K Program

  • Special Education Teacher:
  • Teacher: Brittany VanDewalker
  • Teacher’s Assistants: Marissa Parsons, Tosha Beaumont
  • 1:1 Aides: Shannon Willoughby, Renee Bryant

Watertown Universal Pre-K Classrooms

3YO Full Day Pre-K Program – Ohio Street Classroom

  • Teacher: Desiree Morgan
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Carolyn Chamberlain
  • Teacher’s Aide: Jan Patchen

3YO Full Day Pre-K Program – Learning Center Classroom

  • Teacher: Dana Washer
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Kendra Chabica
  • Teacher’s Aide: Makayla Horton

4YO Full Day Pre-K Program – Ohio Street Classroom

  • Teacher: Briana Guarino
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Kim Millan
  • Teacher’s Aide: Erica Washburn

4YO Full Day Pre-K Program – Knickerbocker Classroom

  • Teacher: Lindsay Canfield
  • Teacher’s Assistant:
  • Teacher’s Aide: Brianna Koberger

Carthage Universal Pre-K Classrooms

Black River Elementary

Classroom 1

  • Teacher: Kylie Powell
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Nicole Wilson
  • Teacher’s Aide: Candace Brookshire

Classroom 2

  • Teacher: Ashley Bastien
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Lorie Stockton
  • Teacher’s Aide: Melissa Redford

Carthage Elementary

Classrom 1

  • Teacher: Terri Bryant
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Alicia Swanson
  • Teacher’s Aide: Morgan Stevens

Classroom 2

  • Teacher: Rebecca Lugo
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Martina May
  • Teacher’s Aide: Brittany Meister

West Carthage Elementary

Classrom 1

  • Teacher: Lindsey Ryan
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Jarron Vernum
  • Teacher’s Aide: Jennifer Berghorn

Classroom 2

  • Teacher: Sara Pond
  • Teacher’s Assistant: Cindy Babel
  • Teacher’s Aide: Kaylee Hunt