Amee Borys has been an educator since 1997 and has taught at every level from preschool to fifth grade. She has served Earthplace in many ways including summer camp counselor, classroom teacher, and as the assistant director of the Earthplace Preschool before becoming the current director. Amee is also the Earthplace Summer Camp co-director and is the creator of the After School Enrichment Program. Additionally, Amee is an Earthplace member. Her two children, who graduated from the preschool program, remain connected to Earthplace by participating in volunteer efforts, programs, and summer camp. Earthplace has a special place in her life as a parent and as an educator.
I have worked four summers at Earthplace. This is my second year working at the preschool. I have my BS in Early Childhood Education and a BA in Interdisciplinary Studies with a concentration in Psychology and S.T.E.M.
My favorite childhood memory is my family vacation to Jamaica.
My name is Ms. Amanda and I’ve been working at Earthplace since the summer of 2018. I have my undergraduate degree from Northeastern University in Environmental Science with a concentration in Marine Science. I am currently working on my master’s degree in Early Childhood Education from The University of Bridgeport. Working at Earthplace is a perfect merger of the two things I’m so passionate about; Education and the Environment.
I have fond memories of taking nature walks with my father when I was a child.
I’ve worked at Earthplace for the past 16 years. I have a degree in Psychology and a CDA.
My favorite childhood memories are many, but I guess one of my favorites is spending time sitting outside on summer nights with my family enjoying the sight of the stars and moon, the sounds of the bugs and frogs around us, AND catching fireflies!
I have been a part of the Earthplace family since 2015. I have worked as part of the visitor services team and marketing team in various roles and couldn’t be more excited in my current role as Operations Manager for education programs.
My favorite childhood memory is playing kickball in the summer with neighborhood kids and having to run home as soon as the street lights went on.
I started working at Earthplace in January of 2019 after graduating from the University of South Carolina where I received my B.A. in Psychology with a minor in Early Childhood Education.
I would have to say my favorite childhood memory is probably all the time I spent as a student here at Earthplace! I was in the two’s, three’s, and four’s programs way back when. To this day I remember how much fun I had playing and exploring all around this amazing school!
Hello! My name is Kristyn and I have been working in the Chickadees since 2015. I have a B.A. in Human Development & Family Studies with a concentration in Early Childhood Education and an M.S. in Special Education.
My favorite childhood memory is when my grandfather would have my four brothers and me pile in the wheelbarrow and he would take us for rides around his yard.
I have been part of the Earthplace family since 2015. I began as an Earthplace parent, co-chair of the parent organization, substitute, and now assistant teacher. I have a Masters Degree in K-8 Education and ESL Certification. Before Earthplace, I taught 5th and 6th grade for 13 years and Adult ESL.
My fondest memory as a child is spending summers at the Jersey shore with my family.