Meet the Staff

Mary Jo – Director/Teachermaryjo
Mary Jo was certified in 1991 after interning at her children’s school. She fell in love with the Montessori method of teaching and found her calling. She loves children and enjoys spending her time enriching their lives and preparing them for a bright future.

marandaMaranda – Teacher

Maranda has worked for A Country Garden Montessori since 2015. After completing her Montessori degree, she began her first teaching job in fall of 2017. She absolutely loves working with kids and is currently in school to get her Bachelor’s degree in teaching.

Amanda –  Assistant amanda
Amanda has always been interested in teaching and working with kids. Plans to get her degree in early childhood education, and is very excited to get started. Amanda is outgoing and likes to stay active in her spare time!

addyAddy – Assistant
Addy grew up in Enumclaw and has five younger siblings. She loves working with kids and building positive relationships. She previously worked for Youth Staff at Gordon YMCA where her interest sparked in early childhood education. Addy’s hobbies include hiking and rock climbing!