A Kid's Kingdom Staff
DIRECTOR / TEACHER
Lisa has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Azusa Pacific University in Psychology with an emphasis in Business Administration. Lisa completed her Early Child Development courses at Chabot College. Lisa is a former AKK preschool parent! She has taught for over 10 years and was a Director at Redwood Forest Preschool.
Amanda is nearing the completion of her Associates of Science in Early Childhood Development at Diablo Valley College. She is working to continue her education to receive a bachelor’s degree in Early Childhood Development. She is a former AKK student and has had experience in teaching by volunteering in the preschool Sunday School classes and youth ministry. She is also currently serving as the Preschool Sunday School Director in the Children’s Ministry at CV First.
Laura Huitsing, CCC-SLP is a board-certified Speech-Language Pathologist and has practiced speech therapy in a number of settings including public elementary schools, a public preschool/pre-K program for children with disabilities, an international preschool, and university clinics. Because of her passion and experience working with preschool-aged children, Laura is enjoying her new role as a preschool teacher at AKK.
Prior to her career, Laura received a Master of Science degree in Speech-Language Pathology from Towson University in 2008 and a Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders from Truman State University in 2006. She maintains certification through ASHA (American Speech-Language-Hearing Association) and licensure in the state of California.