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Management

Neydary ZambranoNeydary Zambrano, President
Neydary has over 16 years of experience directing and managing programs for families, women, and children. She has been the president of Magic Memories since 2006, before that, she managed the Healthy Start Program in Chester County, which specializes in children's health and development. Neydary holds a Law degree from Venezuela, a Masters of Law Degree from Temple University and a Certificate in Executive Leadership from Bryn Mawr College. Neydary is a Board Member of ChesPenn Health Services. Neydary loves to spend time with her husband, Ilde, and their two children who attend Magic Memories, Alexandra and Gabriel. Her hobbies are traveling, reading books and dancing!

Meghan BrooksMeghan Brooks, Site Director
Meghan graduated from the University of North Florida in 2011 with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She then attended Florida State University where she got her certificate in Speech Language Pathology. Meghan is working on obtaining her Master’s degree in Early Childhood Education and her Director’s Credential Certificate. She moved to Pennsylvania two years ago from Florida, although she misses her family and the sunshine, she really likes Pennsylvania. Miss Brooks has experience in Pre-K, Kindergarten, third grade, and was an intervention specialist for grades K-4. During her free time she loves shopping, going to the beach, being on the boat, and working out. She is also a big Florida State fan Go Noles!!

Jen SlavinJennifer Sturman (Slavin), M.Ed., Vice President of Operations
Jennifer has been working with children since she started her own child care business at age 11 called, "Best Babysitter!" From there, she went to college at West Chester University to earn her bachelor's degree in Elementary Education and her master's degree in Early Childhood Education. Jen holds a Director's Credential, National Administrator's Credential and a Business Leadership Certificate. She started as Director at Magic Memories Phoenixville in 2006 and grew with the company to three locations and to her current position as Sr. Program Director of all Magic Memories sites. She has enjoyed being involved with her church, and sitting on the Boards for the Childhood Coalition of Chester County and West Chester University Alumni Association. Jen believes her family to be the best gift she has been given. She has a wonderful husband, Brett and two beautiful daughters, Kira and Molly. Her hope for the future is to help build up Magic Memories and ensure the highest quality for all Magic Memories programs. Jen's motto is Live, Laugh, and Love!!!

Ms. Elise CampagnaMs. Elise Campagna, Rm. 101
Ms. Campagna is so glad to be at the Kindergarten Center. She has a B.S. degree in Early Grades (PreK-4) from West Chester University and she started her Master’s at West Chester University in Special Education with a minor in Literacy. She has strong ties to West Chester after attending schools in the West Chester Area School District and attending St. Agnes Church where she volunteered as a CCD teacher for five years. Elise has worked with children professionally through fieldwork, while working as an ELL Instructional Assistant and subbing for almost two years after her studies. Her favorite things are spending time with my family and friends and enjoying life.