• Early Learning Development and The Parent Academy      
    3600 NE 15th Street
    Gainesville, FL 32609
    Phone: 352-955-6875
    FAX: 844-811-9752 & 844-273-4664



    Natalie Strappy, Executive Director Email: strappyng
    Phyllis McKnight, Administrator Email: mcknigpr
    Audrey Williams, Administrator Email: williaaa

    Note: Email addresses are followed by @gm.sbac.edu.


Full Name Title Email
Horace Freeman Preschool Specialist freemah
Trisha Nieves ERSEA/FCE Preschool Specialist nievestr
Jerri Richardson Health & Disabilities Specialist richardsonjl
Terrie Robinson Education Preschool Specialist robinsontl
Beth Rosenblat Parent Academy Specialist rosenblatbh


Full Name Title Email
Cinton Alford Enrollment, Outreach, & Recruitment Program Services Coordinator alfordcl
Patti Brown Social & Emotional Disabilities - Program Services Coordinator brownpa
Bettina Bryant Health & Compliance - Program Services Coordinator bryantba
Paulette Crosby Site Program Services Coordinator crosbypt
Jessica Ellis HIPPY - Program Services Coordinator ellisjl1
Hazel Gordon Parent Emissary Family Liaison Specialist gordonhc
Stacey Hill Mentor Coach- Program Services Coordinator hillse
Cecilia Knowles Site Program Services Coordinator knowlecc
Pam Richardson Site Program Services Coordinator richarpf
Barbara Rossie Mentor Coach - Program Services Coordinator rossiebl
Latonji Smith Mentor Coach - Program Services Coordinator smithld02
Sekennia Welch Family and Community Engagement-Program Services Coordinator welchsr

Office Staff

Full Name Title Email
Ashley Bartone Secretary bartoneam
Michelle Gabbard Data Base Clerk - VPK gabbardmm
Franscilla Gibson Senior Clerical Assistant gibsonfl
Sherkita Gibson Assistant 1 - Food Service gibsonsa
Terri Hutchinson Executive Assistant hutchinsontv
Kathy Pelham Nurse pelhamkb
Carmen Rosa Health Services Medical Tech rosacm
Deborah Turnbell Administrative Secretary turnbelldj
Judy Wilson Database Clerk wilsonja

Family Liaison Specialist

Full Name Title Email
Shirley Bryant Family Liaison Specialist bryantsa
Brittney Frisina Family Liaison Specialist frisinabe
Elizabeth Gonzalez Family Liaison Specialist gonzaleze
Rosemary Gutierrez Family Liaison Specialist gutierrezr
Brandon Harris Family Liaison Specialist harriseb
Debra Hines Family Liaison Specialist hinesdp
Elise Jones Family Liaison Specialist jonese
Ashley Nelson Family Liaison Specialist nelsonan
Cynthia Scott Family Liaison Specialist scottcd

Facilities Staff

Full Name Title Email
John Buys Facilities - Physical Plant Mechanic buysjw
Kenneth Daddio Head Custodian daddiokm

Teachers & Assistants

Full Name Title Email
Cynthia Ferguson Assistant
Mary Mayes Assistant
Carol Turek Assistant
Mayte Ambite-Calvo Instructor ambitecalvomt
Cindi Asmuth Instructor asmuthcs
Audrey Baker Instructor bakeram
Anne Bonneville Assistant bonnevilleal
Juanita Burch Instructor burchjl
Flora Carbon Instructor carbonft
Melissa Chambers Instructor chambem
Theresa Cole Assistant coleta
Faye Collins Instructor collinta
Pam Covert Assistant covertpl
Tamela Craig Instructor craigto
Angela Cunningham Instructor cunninac
Whitney Davis Assistant daviswa
Jennie Desue Assistant desuejs
Kaitlyn Dougherty Instructor doughertykm
Veronica Edwards Instructor edwardsvd
Chaundra Folston Assistant folstoncl
Quasnia Freeman Assistant freemanqj
Maria Garcia Assistant garciamdc
Scoya Grace Instructor gracesl
Crystal Griffin Instructor griffincr
Doris Grigger Instructor griggerdp
Renee Guertin Instructor guertinrm
Diana Haldeman Assistant haldemandl
Sabrina Handy Assistant handysl
Dresden Hayes Assistant hayesdm
Joann Hayes Instructor hayesjc
Martha Howard Instructor howardme
TraMishalania (Meka) Humphrey Assistant humpheryt
Rebekah Jackson Instructor jacksonrk
Susan Jones Instructor jonesse
Olivia Kelly Assistant kellyol
Julia Luscar Instructor luscatj
Chelsea Mardorf Instructor mardorfcn
Roshwanda Mavin Instructor mavinrl
Mariesa McFarland Instructor mcfarlandmg
Keturah Merriex Instructor merriexka
Katrina "X" Merriex Instructor merriexkl
Antoinette Mobley Instructor mobleya1
Jasmine Moore Instructor moorejc
Cathy Pinkney Instructor pinkneycl
Tiffany Poster Assistant postertn
Lindsey Real Instructor realla
Patrice Robinson Instructor robinsonpm
JoAnn Rosario Instructor rosariojl
Antoinette Sanford Instructor sanfordac
Tanesha Seabrooks Assistant seabrotr
Tashama Shuler Instructor shulertd
Maxi Soria Assistant soriam
Mary Spath Assistant spathml
Gabriella Sprat Assistant sprattga
Jacquelyn Turner Instructor turnerjq
Christina Vinson Instructor vinsonch
Gwen Williams Instructor williamsg
Carolyn Wright Instructor wrightcr