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Meet Our Team



What makes a ‘good day’ at school?

Smiles! For me a great day is a day when we someone have success at school.
What inspires you?
Helping others
Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by?
“Contribute more than you criticize.”  BRENE BROWN
What Pets do you have or wish you had?Names?
 Pug- her name is Georgia
Favourite Disney movie?
The Little Mermaid
Starbucks or Tim’s?
Starbucks!
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I can play the piano
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
My creativity and patience.  Defiantly not my singing voice :)
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
I love spending time with my family, yoga and bubble baths.
What are some causes you care about?
Community Causes- helping families in need
 
What do you do in your spare time?
I have 2 young children so.... grocery shopping and laundry.
What would be your personal motto?
Be kind, be humble and work hard.



What makes a ‘good day’ at school? 
Every day
at school is a great day. But my favourite is the sweet little moments we get to share with each child. Such as reading a book together or listening to them tell a story about something special that happened.
What inspires you? 
Children! They are so innocent and always look for the good in every situation.
 
Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by?
“It is what it is.” I try to take everything in stride.
What Pets do you have or wish you had?Names? 
We have a miniature pincher named Dexter.
 
Favourite Disney movie? 
I love them all. But I’ll say little mermaid.
 
Starbucks or Tim’s? 
Tim’s!
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I love hockey. I have played hockey my whole life.
 
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
My love and patience for children. 
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
I’m happiest when I’m watching
my son and daughter doing the sports they love. Irish dance and hockey. 
What are some causes you care about?
 
I try to spread awareness for some causes close to my heart. Epilepsy awareness and a Very rare chronic condition called Eosinophilic Esophagitis (EOE).
What do you do in your spare time? 
What is spare time? Haha If I have alone time I Love to run!



What makes a ‘good day’ at school?
Teamwork, routine, and cooperation from
teachers and students. Positivity and willingness to teach and learn. 
 What inspires you?
My kids
Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by?
“I’ll love you forever, I’ll like you for always, as long as I’m living My baby you’ll be” -Robert Munsch
What Pets do you have or wish you had?Names? 
 
German shorthair pointer named Tikka and Big fat orange cat named Gary
Favourite Disney movie?
The little mermaid  & Snow white
Starbucks or Tim’s?
Definitely Starbucks, Tims is disgusting
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I love cooking, baking, and babies
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
Passion for kids as I have 5 of my own!!
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
Spending time with my family, travelling, camping, and can’t forget shopping!!
What are some causes you care about?
Stollery 
What do you do in your spare time?
Cook, clean, take my kids to dance and hockey
What would be your personal motto?
You get what you get and you don’t get upset



What makes a ‘good day’ at school? 
Everyday is a good day
What inspires you?
Family
 Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by? 
 Be grateful and live happy 
What Pets do you have or wish you had?Names?
 
Dogs; Stella & Oso - Fishes; Nat, Ting, Emily, R and S
 Favourite Disney movie?
Wall-E
Starbucks or Tim’s?
Both
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
Arts and Crafts  
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job? 
My love for teaching kids
 
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working? 
Hanging out with family
 
What are some causes you care about?  
Education & children’s well -being 
What do you do in your spare time? 
 Cleaning & gardening
What would be your personal motto?  
 Be yourself



What makes a ‘good day’ at school?
When a student greets me and says “Good Morning Patty”
What inspires you?
My grandson “Will”
Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by?
Live with no excuses and travel with no regrets!
What Pets do you have or wish you had?Names?
My cat “Lily”,  new dog "Lucas" and our forever dog friend “Tucker” in heaven.
Favourite Disney movie?
Lion King
Starbucks or Tim’s?
Tims
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I am a great listener, dependable and loyal!
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
Organization and reliability!
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
Pretending I have a green thumb and playing with my grandson!
What are some causes you care about?
breast Cancer - I am A BRCA 2 previvor!
What do you do in your spare time?
Play cards, scrabble, watch hockey, candy crush and CLEAN!!!
What would be your personal motto?
Some days you just have to create your own sunshine!


What makes a ‘good day’ at school? 
Hearing the kids laugh and seeing them make friends.
What inspires you?
My family
Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by?
Life's too short to be anything but happy
What Pets do you have or wish you had?Names?
My furangel Rolo - a German Shepherd/Husky adopted from the FMSPCA

Favourite Disney movie?
Hocus Pocus BUT really all of them... I'm a Disney fanatic!
Starbucks or Tim’s?
I drink them equally!

Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I know how to operate some heavy equipment, although I may be rusty.
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
Positivity, social skills and creativeness on the computer
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
Camping, travelling, shopping and eating any sweet treats
What are some causes you care about?
I'm a big softy for the animals; WBHS (formerly the FMSPCA) is a big passion of mine! Along with spreading awareness about Canine Epilepsy (Rolo was adopted with Epilepsy in 2011)
 What do you do in your spare time? Write for my pet blog "Rescue Dog - Mom Confessions, formerly know as "Confessions of a Rescue Mom", hangout with family, attend as many community events as I can and visit the SPCA
What would be your personal motto?
Live life to the fullest


What makes a ‘good day’ at school?
Coffee
What inspires you?
My kids
Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by?
Everything is a lesson to learn or an adventure to go on. 
What Pets do you have or wish you had?Names?
I have two dogs. Stewie and Diesel and I want all the pets.
 
Favourite Disney movie?
Moana, brave and little mermaid.
Starbucks or Tim’s?
Tims
Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I'm a little psychic 
What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
Patience, understanding, love, dedication and determination.
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
Going to the mountains.
What are some causes you care about?
It’s called roundhouse. They help previous trafficked girls.
What do you do in your spare time?
Naps, study, clean
What would be your personal motto?
Be kind, not only to others but myself. It makes the world a beautiful place.



What makes a ‘good day’ at school?
Learning and getting along with others
What inspires you?
What life has to offer

Is there a quote or saying that you live your life by?
Live everyday like it is your last

What Pets do you have or wish you had?Names?
 I have a dog her name is gracie
Favourite Disney movie?
Toy story

Starbucks or Tim’s?
Starbucks

Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?
I've been dancing since I was 3

What do you think are the best skills that you bring to your job?
I am a very hard worker and I get along with kids very well as well as I love inspiring the little humans
What are you happiest doing, when you’re not working?
Anything outside and hanging out with friends and family

What are some causes you care about?
I care about the planet and changing the world, global warming
What do you do in your spare time?
I like being outside and spending time with my nephews and being with family
What would be your personal motto?
If you never try you will never know