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 26 years, her college age daughters Kendra and Amanda and her 3 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 Kelly is excited to start the new school year. Last year was a great experience and she can’t wait to make more memories this year.
Miss Kelly ran an in-home day care when her kids were younger. She then transitioned to homeschool teacher. Miss Kelly is also very active in Celebration church and has served in the Preschool, Grade school and Middle school areas during the 17 years her family has been members.
Miss Kelly was born and raised in the Green Bay area and is now raising her family here. She and her husband, Steve, have been married for 21 years and have 4 wonderful children: Isaac (20), Aaron (16), Emma (13) and Elin (11).
Miss Kelly is looking forward to getting to know each of her students and helping them learn and grow this year!
Miss Megan is thrilled to be joining Celebration Academy this fall! She has had the privilege to work with children for the past 10 years and is excited to continue her passion as a teacher. The joy she receives watching each child grow and become more confident in who they are, is something she truly loves. Miss Megan is looking forward to having each student become a part of her “classroom family”
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!
Melissa is excited to be working with Celebration Academy for the first time this year. She graduated from UW-Stout in 2016 and spent last year as a missionary in Eastern Europe. She has attended Celebration Church her entire life! She has been a very active volunteer in Celebration Church’s children’s ministry since 2008 and other events such as Fine Arts Festival and Spencer Lake Christian Camp.
Excitingly Melissa recently got engaged, at the beginning of August, and will be marrying her best friend Josh in September 2018!
She loves kids and is excited to be able to work with all of the children and help them learn and grow over the next year!