Miss Daena started as the Administrator for Celebration Academy in 2008. She was born and raised in South Africa, but moved with her family to Oklahoma in 1993. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Elementary Education in Tulsa, OK and taught 2nd grade for a few years at a private, Christian school there. Daena moved with her family to Green Bay in 2007. Her husband, Bob, is the Executive Pastor at Celebration Church. Bob and Daena have four children, Dylan is 11 years old, Adorlee 9 years old, Charlie 7 years old and Jude is 4. Daena loves her job and is blessed to daily be doing what she “wanted to be when she grew up”.
Miss Jean has been with Celebration Academy since September 2005. Working as an assistant the 1st year and teaching Preschool/Kindergarten since 2006.
She is a certified Preschool/Kindergarten Montessori Teacher receiving her training from North American Montessori Center.
Her family includes Bill, her husband of 27 years, her college age daughters Kendra and Amanda and her 4 year old furry friend Oakley completes her family.
She enjoys teaching the whole child and watching them grow throughout the year preparing them for the next stage.
Miss Jean is looking forward to working with you and your family at Celebration Academy.
Miss Tammy is happy to serve as the teacher’s assistant for your pre-K students. She previously worked as an assistant at Celebration Academy 6 years ago and loved every moment of it and as a result was grateful to have the opportunity to come back once again! She has a great passion in helping to mold little minds in creative and exciting ways! Our curriculum will allow your little one to come away from this year enriched and more adept than they came in. It is with great pleasure that she will serve in the capacity of teacher’s assistant.
She has lived in Green Bay since 1998. Her family includes Tracy her husband of 15 years. They have three beautiful children, Ivory (13), Aniyah (10), and Tate (5) and a new addition Zola (a golden retriever puppy-so adorable). Tammy has had many wonderful experiences working with children at Celebration Church since 2007. Some of the events include Preschool care, Fine Arts Festival and Christmas Programs. It will be with great privilege to work with your child this school year and she feels blessed to be a part of Celebration Academy!
Miss Kelly is excited to start her 3rd year at Celebration Academy. She can’t wait to make memories and have great experiences with her students this year.
In the past, Miss Kelly ran an in-home day care for many years. She then transitioned to several years of homeschool teaching. Miss Kelly is a member of Celebration Church and has helped in many area of children’s ministries throughout her 18 years of membership.
Miss Kelly was born and raised in Green Bay and is now raising her family here. She has been married to her husband, Steve, for 22 years and they have 4 wonderful children: Isaac (21), Aaron (17), Emma (14), and Elin (12). Her family also has a cat named Samara.
Miss Kelly is looking forward to getting to know each of her students and helping them learn and grow this year!
Miss Laura joined the Celebration Academy team in the middle of the 2017-2018 school year. She is extremely happy to be welcomed back this year. She loves that she can put her creativity and organization skills to use in her classroom each and every day. She looks forward to the many fun and exciting things this year holds for her and her class.
Miss Laura grew up in the small town of Denmark just south of Green Bay. And now currently resides in Green Bay. She has been a stay at home mom for the last 10 years to her 3 amazing children, Aubrey (10) Aylah (8) Jaxson (5) and Oakley the family pup (1) all (besides Oakley of course) whom have attended Celebration Academy. She has been married to her husband Corey for 14 years and been a part of Celebration Church since.
She is excited to be a part of the team again this year and looks forward to helping each child grow not only in their education but also as a child of God.