Skip Navigation



Meet Our Staff for the 2018-19 School Year!

Lisa Pizzolato - Lisa is beginning her 18th year at Hope & Play.  She obtained her CDA in 2004 and her Director's Credential in 2007.  She is currently the director of Hope & Play Preschool.

Pam Thompson -  This is Pam's 13th year at Hope & Play as an assistant teacher.  She works in the VPK Jungle Room class.

Brenda Golnik - This is Brenda's 17th year at Hope & Play. She obtained her CDA in 2009.   She is the lead teacher in the VPK Jungle Room class.

Vivian Asensio - This is Vivian's 14th year at Hope & Play.  She has completed all of the required child care courses. She works as an assistant in the 3's classes.

Jennifer Kory- This is Jennifers 1st year at Hope & Play.  She has her CDA and she works as Lead Teacher in the 2'sclass.

Michele Downey - This is Michele's 4th year at Hope & Play.  She has her formal education degree.  She is Lead Teacher in our VPK Sonshine Room.

Kristin Leonard - This is Kristin's 4th year at Hope & Play.  She has her formal education degree.  She is Lead Teacher in our VPK Garden Room and T/Th 3's class.

Jennifer Lummus - Jennifer is starting her 2nd full year at Hope & Play.  She is Lead Teacher in our 3's classes.  She is currently obtaining her 40hours.

Shelley Corbin - Shelley is starting her 2nd year at Hope & Play. She is the assistant in the Ark Room.  She has obtained her required 40 hrs.

Carrie Martin - This is Carrie's first year and she is a floating assistant and is currently working on her 40 hours.

The staff of Hope & Play is made up of caring, Christian individuals, dedicated to helping each and every child in our program come to know Jesus Christ and His abundant and never-ending love for each of us. They work closely with the church to ensure a Christian program of the highest quality for your child.

All members of our staff have undergone satisfactory background and fingerprint screenings. Each of our teachers and assistants has completed the 40-hour Childcare Training Course and is certified in Basic First Aid and Infant/Child CPR.