Stacy is the Director and visionary of Brooklake Childcare & Learning. She serves on the Brooklake School Educational Team, giving leadership to the Childcare Center and Brooklake Christian School. She has a Child Development Associate and is currently in school for her BA in Education. She loves Mexican food, traveling and spending time with her family of seven.
Shayna is the program supervisor at Brookline Childcare & Learning. She loves Jesus, children, and expressing worship through music and art. She volunteers with the Brooklake Church Littles and Brooklake High School. She is enrolled at Pierce College for Early Childhood Education to supplement her BA in Communications earned in 2016.
Tonya has worked in childcare for over 10 years. She served as the Summer Camp Director for BCL and is now our Team Lead. She is passionate about high quality childcare and education. She plans on continuing her education in Early Childhood Education through Pierce College this Spring. In her spare time she enjoys game nights and concerts with family and friends.
Melissa has been our Waddler Lead Teacher for over a year now! Before educating one year olds, she was a preschool assistant and an Awana bible school leader. Her passion for one-year-olds is evident as many of them call her “mama.” She loves camping and taking pictures of nature as well as spending time with her husband.
Marisa is our Baby Lead Teacher. Her experience with children started young, with a family of six and countless cousins. Now as a mother and wife, she enjoys spending time with her family, decorating her house, and working in the baby class. Her love for Jesus is evident in how she cares for each individual child in the Baby Class.
Shelby is our Lead Teacher in the Pre-Kindergarden class. She has over two years experience with pre-k children. Her teaching style is immersive and Bible based. She is musically gifted and has mastered several instruments which she plays at her church. She spends her free time with her two dogs and her family.
Janet, the Preschool Lead Teacher has worked with kids at her church since she was in middle school. She has earned the name “Toddler Tamer” at our center because of her smart discipline and gentle correction. When she isn’t studying for her college exams, you may see her hitting the slopes on a snowboard. She loves to teach and is practically fluent in American Sign Language.
Lauren is our Toddler Teacher. Her love for children started early, as she is the oldest of four children. Before Brooklake, she lead classes in both private and public childcare centers while studying child development in college. She is very creative in class, oftentimes you will see her singing, reading, and dancing with our little ones. When she isn’t teaching, her hobbies include gardening, reading, crafting, and spending time with her daughter.
Brunette is one of our floating Teacher’s Assistant. She is passionate about early childhood education and is pursuing a career as a neonatal nurse. She enjoys spending time reading and volunteering with children at her church.
We serve children 4 weeks old through 5 years old with our goal being to make sure each child is prepared and ready for success in kindergarten.
We would be happy to have you and your family join us.
Brooklake Childcare & Learning
629 S 356th St
Federal Way, WA 98003