STAFF



MELINA PETROSYAN 
DIRECTOR AND 
ADMINISTRATOR

A highly qualified Director with a B.A. in Child Development and M.S. in Family Studies from California State University, Northridge. Melina is the energy and focus behind Angel's Montessori School. She created a unique program which brings together different philosophies keeping Montessori philosophy the main focus. Her focus is to make sure families have a memorable experience in preschool and have a healthy transition to elementary age.

MS. PATRICIA 
TEACHER 
CLASS 1 (AGE 2-3)

Patricia joined Angel’s Montessori in 2006. A mother of two has a loving and nurturing personality that attends to each child's needs. Besides her Child Development background she also worked as a teacher assistant for a parent-education class. She finds children very interesting, always learning from them and growing as a person.  She feels great accomplishment preparing her students for the next class.

 


MS.TERRY
ASSISTANT DIRECTOR
CLASS 2 (AGE 3-4)

Pragmatic, responsible and kind are the qualities Ms. Terry demonstrates with her students, staff and parents. Joined Angels Montessori in 2008 as a Teacher and with her strong work habits became an Assistant Director a few years later. Alongside loving and nurturing students for over 15 years she also has a positive attitude to train and guide staff members and became a great role model.


MS. VENESSA
TEACHER
CLASS 1 (AGE 2-3)

Ms. Vanessa is passionate about early childhood education and advocating for young children. She has a B.A in Early Childhood & Adolescent Development and a M.A. in Early Childhood Education. Joining Angel’s Montessori in 2015 with her calm and patient personality she sets a relaxing tone in the classroom, where children feel good about themselves. Her main role is facilitating comprehension and literacy in the classroom, which helps our students to thrive and be ready for the Kindergarten class.

MS.KATIE
TEACHER
CLASS 3 (AGE 4-6)

Ms. Katie joined Angel’s Montessori in 2019.  She has many years of experience working with preschoolers.  Her patience and discipline helps our students transition to their new environment comfortably.  Her discipline also helps our students to reach age appropriate independence to be prepared for upper grades.



MS. BRITTANY
TEACHER
CLASS 1 (AGE 2-3)

Ms. Brittney has over 5 years of experience working with children. With time and education, she has learned to understand and appreciate childhood as a unique and valuable stage of the human life cycle. Her main focus is to create a safe and positive environment for her students and provide them with a relationship they can always turn to in times of struggle. “There is truly no better feeling than the one you get when toddlers begin acquiring new skills and developing their own little feeling of independence!”