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Who's On Campus

Administrative Staff

Emily Watson Director

The Director is hired by the Executive Board of Directors and is responsible for the oversight and management of all aspects of the daily operations of the school. This includes teacher training, developing classroom curriculums, overseeing yearly budgets, coordinating special programs and events as well as hiring teachers and staff. The Director reports to the Board regularly throughout the year. Now that you know a little about the Director's role, get to know Mrs. Watson.

Teachers & Assistants

The teachers and assistants at Cross Roads are warm and loving people dedicated to encouraging the growth and success of children. Our staff averages over 7 years with the preschool, which means a stable, quality, learning environment.  Our teachers each have experience working with young children and are trained in the most current early childhood educational practices. 
All teachers are required to possess either a Bachelor’s degree in early childhood education or previous preschool teaching experience. All staff members are First Aid and CPR certified and have a fingerprint clearance card as required by the Department of Health Services. Each classroom is staffed with two teachers.

  • Ciara delaRosa Four's/Pre-K
  • Janell Beebe Three's
  • Lisa Kamps Time for Two
  • Melissa Kovalesky Progressive Kinder
  • Nora Wickers Mini's
  • Becky Mosher Teenies
  • Cathy Keturatana Four's/Pre-K
  • Jenna Delaney Progressive Kinder
  • Kathy Hampton Teenies
  • Lori Gillman Mini's
  • Merrily Metnick Three's
  • Pam Kasovac Active
  • Clementina Pena Spanish