Meet Our Staff

 

 

 


Kim Schmuecker

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Title: Director

Email: mskim@mountainhomemontessori.com

Building Phone Number: 425-1540

Length of Time at Montessori: Owner / Director 1997 to present

Education: Bachelor of Science in Education, Arkansas State University Jonesboro

Interests: Family; Preschool Education; Aerobics; Weight Training
 
 
 
 
Vicky Wolf
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Teacher: Gold Class

Building Phone Number: (870) 425-1540

Length of Time at Montessori: 1987 to present

Education: Norfork High School

Interests: Gardening, basketball, softball, and volleyball
 


Dorothy Stephens
dorothy.jpgTeacher: White class

Classroom: Toddler Room

Ages: 18 months - 2 1/2 years

Building Phone Number: (870) 425-0882

Length of Time at Montessori: April 2006 to present

Education: NACC 2 years. Sir Francis Drake High School, San Anseleo, California.

Interests: Gardening, reading, and walking.
 

Teresa Poush
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Teacher: Red Class
 
Time at Montessori: 2007 to present
 
Education: Graduate of Cardinal High School Eldon Iowa
 
Hobbies: Riding Horses, watching my kids in sports, spending time with my family.
 

Amanda Hafer
 
Teacher: Gold ClassAmanda.jpg
 
Time at Montessori: 2006 to present
 
Education: ASUMH, ATT degree 

Hobbies: Cooking, playing with my son, crocheting & reading                              
 
 
 
Marli DavisMarli.jpg
 
Teacher: Red Class
 
Time at Montessori: October 2017 to Present
 
Education: High school Graduate of Yellville /summit
 
Hobbies: Crafts, spending time with family
 
 

 
Samantha Smith    Sam.jpg                                
 
Teacher: Aqua
 
Time at Montessori: 2011 to present
 
Education: High School diploma Mountain Home High School
 
Hobbies: I love teaching, reading, hiking, pressing flowers and hanging out with my friends and family.
 
 
 
 
 

 
 
 
Samantha Bray   
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Teacher: Main Building
 
Time at Montessori: July 2018 to present.

 
Education: Getting my associates in Early childhood development.
 
Hobbies: Traveling and spending time with my family.
 
 
 

 
 
 Victoria Thacker    victoria.jpg
 
 Teacher: Children's House
 
Time at Montessori: August 2018 to present.

 
Education: Attending ASUMH for Early Childhood Education 
 
Hobbies: Swimming, Camping, going on spontaneous trips, spending time with family and friends, Doing crafts, and Drawing.
 

 
 
Kristen Crawford Trivitt
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 Teacher: Children's House
 
Time at Montessori: June 2019 to present.

 
Education: Bachelor's in Management & Marketing@ Astate
 
Hobbies: Hiking With my daughter & dogs and baking

 

 


Olivia Balmer

Teacher: Children's House                               Olivia.PNG

Time at Montessori: August 2019 to present.

Education: High school diploma from Wesson Attendance center & Intercultural studies degree from Southwestern Christian University .

Interest: Hiking, camping, singing, playing the guitar and spending time with family and friends. 

 

 


Lexi Sancloval

Teacher: Main building                                 lexi.jpg

Time at Montessori: July 2020 to present

Education: Associates in social & behavioral sciences. One year left to becoming a school teacher at the secondary level.

Hobbies: Playing/coaching soccer, reading books,hiking, traveling & running. 

 


Lindsey HammLinsey Hamm.jpeg

Teacher: Main building

Time at Montessori: April 2019 to present

Education: Graduate of Mountain Home High School

Hobbies: Spending time with my family, camping, kayaking and being outdoors.


Hannah Rios                                           Hannah2.jpg

Teacher : Purple Class

Time at Montessori: June 2020 to Present

Education: Graduate of ICC High school,Penn Foster,CDA and ASUMH.

Hobbies: Hiking, Crafts, traveling, tennis & Golf.


Mindy Hengst                                        

Teacher: Children's Housemindy2.jpg

Time at Montessori:February 2020 to Present

Education: High school Graduate of Fayetteville

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Hobbies: Showing Horses

 

 

 


Kaitlyn Guinn

Teacher: Main BuildingKaitlyn photo website.jpg

Time at Montessori: July 2019 to present 

Education: Graduate of Mountain home High School 

Hobbies: Soccer, Tennis, Kayaking, Swimming & traveling