Springboro Preschool Discovery

Springboro Preschool Discovery is an early learning school for children from 2 1/2 years of age through Kindergarten.

Staff

Jaime Bell   Email
Owner
Teaching Experience:  5 years
Family: Married, daughter (13, SPD graduate), son (8, SPD graduate)
Hobbies/Interests:  Spending time with family and enjoying the outdoors
Favorite Food: Mexican
Favorite Sports Team: Ohio State Football
Favorite Quote: “If you could only sense how important you are to the lives of those you meet; how important you can be to the people you may never even dream of. There is something of yourself that you leave at every meeting with another person.” 
-Fred Rogers


Debbie Trick   Email
Administrator
Teaching Experience:  32 years
Family: Married, grown son (SPD graduate), grown daughter (SPD graduate), four grandchildren (one SPD student, three SPD graduates)
Hobbies/Interests: music, the beach, family-related activities, cooking, gardening
Favorite Sports Team: Ohio State
Favorite Quote: "It's not our job to shape children, but to nurture who they really are." - Naomi Aldort
Favorite Movie: City of Angels 



Michelle Bailey   Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  12 years
Family: Married, son (8, SPD graduate), daughter (5, SPD student)
Hobbies/Interests: canoeing, Reds games, dancing
Favorite Food: Pizza
Favorite Bible Verse: "Be kind and compassionate to one another, forgiving each other, just as in Christ God forgave you." - Ephesians 4:32
Favorite TV Show: Dancing with the Stars


Kristine Buten  Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  4 years
Family:  Married, 2 sons (13 & 9, SPD graduates), daughter (11, SPD graduate)
Hobbies/Interests:   Spending time with my family, Girl Scout leader
Favorite Food:   Pizza
Favorite Book:  Outlander


Beth Clayton  Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  16 years
Family:  Married, daughter (19, SPD graduate), daughter (14, SPD graduate)
Hobbies/Interests:   spending time with my family, scrapbooking, being outside, watching my kids play sports
Favorite Movie:   Finding Nemo
Favorite Subject in School:  Language arts, science


Shelley Dolinar  Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  2 years
Family: Married, daughter(11), daughter (8), daughter (5, SPD student)
Hobbies/Interests: Reading and family
Favorite Food:  Mexican
Favorite Bands:  Train and Maroon 5
Favorite Sports Team:  Detroit Red Wings


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Andrea Rentz Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  1 year
Family: Married, son (6), son (3, SPD graduate)
Hobbies/Interests: Shopping, family and the beach
Favorite Food:  Ice Cream
Favorite Singer:  Luke Bryan
Favorite Sports Team:  University of Tennessee


Julie Hobbs  Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  8 Years
Family:   Married, daughter (14, SPD graduate), daughter (11, SPD graduate)
Favorite Food:  Chocolate
Favorite TV Show:  Scandal
Favorite Singer:  Luke Bryan


Michelle Huber  Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  3 years
Family: Married, daughter(11), daughter (8), son (6, SPD graduate)
Hobbies/Interests: Traveling and reading
Favorite Food:  Mangoes
Favorite Bands:  Switchfoot and Paper Route
Favorite Quote:  "As you grow older, you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.” -Audrey Hepburn


Ally Schick Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  1 year
Family: Married, 3 daughters (7 (5 & 3 SPD students))
Hobbies/Interests: Music, singing, playing guitar, meeting new people and spending time with family
Favorite Food:  Mexican, Thai & Southern
Favorite TV Show: The Office & Downtown Abbey  
Favorite Band: Need to Breathe  


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Jamie Kaun  Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  3 years
Family: Married, son (10), daughter (8), daughter (5, SPD student), son (infant)
Favorite thing about working with children: Observing a child’s joy and excitement as they learn new things and discover the world around them; it’s an amazing feeling that will never “get old”. Hobbies/Interests:  Exploring area parks and hiking trails, family-related activities, traveling
Favorite Food:  Chocolate & Italian
Favorite Quote: “Enjoy the little things in life. For one day you’ll look back and realize they were the big things.” -Kurt Vonnegut


Megan Marion

Assistant Teacher
Teaching Experience:
1 year   
Family:  Married, daughter (9, SPD graduate), daughter (6, SPD student)
Hobbies/Interests:  Reading, cooking and taking naps
Favorite TV Show:  Guy’s Grocery Games
Favorite Movie: Angry Birds 
Favorite Food:  Sushi


Andrea McDonough  Email
Music & Movement Coordinator
Teaching Experience:
 5 years
Family:  Married
Hobbies/Interests:  I love to read books of all genres, watch movies, garden, bake, write, decorate my home and shop!
Favorite Food:  Does coffee count?  If not, then I would have to say Chipotle!
Favorite TV Show:  Gilmore Girls
Favorite Book:  Pride and Prejudice


Debbie Paulin
Assistant Teacher
Teaching Experience:
 2 years
Family:  Married, son 8yrs old (SPD graduate), Daughter – 5yrs old (SPD student)
Hobbies/Interests:  I enjoy spending time with my family and long distance running. My interests are supporting, educating and raising awareness for Type 1 Diabetics, collaborating with JDRF and DRI to find a cure.
Favorite Food:  Salmon
Favorite TV Show:  Grey’s Anatomy
Favorite Movie:  The Blindside



Allison Howard Email 
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  1 year
Family: Married, 3 sons (19, 16 & 4 (SPD student))
Favorite Team:  Pittsburgh Steelers
Favorite Quote:  "Even in the tough times, He's still a good God." -Victoria Osteen
Favorite Food:  Mexican
Favorite Movie:  Pink Floyd The Wall

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Amy Weger  Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  2 years
Family: Married, 2 sons (20 & 17) and 2 daughters (15 & 6(SPD graduate))
Hobbies/Interests: Nature
Favorite Movie:  Pride & Prejudice
Favorite TV Show:  This Is Us
Favorite Quote:  "Everyone you meet is fighting a battle you know nothing about.  Be kind.  Always." - Ian McLaren


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Sarah Bachert Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience: 1 year
Family: Married, son (11,SPD graduate)
Hobbies/Interests:  Sewing, scrapbooking, cooking and time with family and friends
Favorite TV Show: Gilmore Girls 
Favorite Movie:  Steele Magnolias


Tara Zatarain  Email
Teacher
Teaching Experience:  21 years
Family:   Married, daughter (11, SPD graduate), daughter (8, SPD graduate)
Hobbies/Interests:  Shopping, time with family, home improvement, dancing
Favorite Movie:  A Christmas Story
Favorite Quote:  "Tell me and I'll forget, show me and I may remember, involve me and I'll understand."
Favorite Sports Team:  Ohio State 

1150 South Main Street  -  Springboro, OH 45066  -  Phone:  (937) 689-2576  

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