- About Us
- Our Team
Erin, Infant Teacher
Erin is the Baby Butterflies teacher, and joins our staff with six years of experience primarily as an infant teacher. She has her Bachelors of Science Degree in Early Childhood and Elementary Education from SUNY Oneonta, and has only a few semesters before she completes her Masters of Education in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment from Cabrini University. Erin is excited to join the Magic Memories team as the Baby Butterflies teacher.
Brittany, Infant Assistant Teacher
Brittany is our Baby Butterflies Assistant. Brittany is 23 years old and lives in Collegeville, PA. She lives with her parents and her younger brother who attends Temple University. She is a graduate of Methacton High School and attended Montgomery County Community College where she took courses in early child care. Brittany enjoys running, shopping, spending time at the beach, going to the movies, and hanging out with friends. When she is not at home in Collegeville, she spends time at her family’s beach house in Sea Isle City, NJ. She is enjoying her time at Magic Memories working with such great children, parents, and a wonderful staff.
Jessica, Toddler Assistant Teacher
Jessica is our Tiny Tiggers Assistant. Jessica went to Technical College High School - Pickering, where she studied Early Childhood Education. She has worked with early intervention children by assisting the teacher in daily activities. She also taught in a preschool classroom with three other teachers in her group. They planned different activities daily. Jessica spent time volunteering at Mom’s House. She has two Chihuahua dogs named Chippy and Oreo, and they are her babies! She has two brothers, and is the middle child in her family. Music is Miss Jess’ go to. She went indoor skydiving in California, and met Chase Utley from the Phillies! She loves Chinese food too.
Lizz, Toddler Teacher
Lizz is our Kitty Kats Teacher, and has been working at Magic Memories since July 2016. She started her career in childcare in 2007, but she has been working with children since 2003. During Lizz's senior year in high school she started as an afternoon floater after school. From that point forward she knew where she was going to be. She has experience working with children as young as 6 weeks and all the way through school age. Lizz also did a student teaching program in 2008 and gained experience working with 11th and 12th graders. She currently has her CDA for the preschool age and is working towards her Associate’s Degree in ECE. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family, playing cards, and reading.
Guisette, Toddler Teacher
Guisette is the Mini Monkies teacher. She has been working with Magic Memories since July 2014. She loves being able to work with children and being able to watch them grow, as well as learning more from them than she could ever teach! She is very thankful that Magic Memories has allowed her to do so. She has worked with all age groups. Guisette started out as a building floater and eventually became the Toddlers’ and Pre-K afternoon assistant. She then began teaching in the Tigger room (toddlers) and now she is teaching in the Monkies room (Twos). She is currently attending Montgomery County Community college (MC3) to get her Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood. She has her Associate’s Degree in Middle Years Education: 4th-8th grade. She is in the hopes of transferring to West Chester University to continue her education in Middle Years. Guisette wishes to teach Math, Spanish, and English as a Second Language (ESL). Guisette loves the warm/ hot weather and loves to spend time outside. In the free time, she also loves to relax, watch movies and shop! Guisette's motivational quote is "Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever" by Gandhi.
Lorraine, Toddler Teacher
Lorraine started working at Magic Memories in 2012 while she was in high school. She has taught the Tiny Tigger class, Mini Monkeys and now the Chipmunks! She loves coming to work every day to watch the children grow! Lorraine graduated from Phoenixville Area High School in 2012 and is currently enrolled at Montgomery County Community College for a degree in Early Childhood. Lorraine plans on transferring to West Chester for a degree in Special Education. Lorraine has been passionate about teaching since she was a little girl, and she is honored that she gets to live her dream every day by teaching the children in her classroom. In 2015, she was awarded Practitioner of the Year by the Childhood Education Coalition of Chester County, and this is an award she will always hold close to her heart! In her spare time, Lorraine loves reading, doing children's makeup for recitals and other events, and spending time with her family and friends.
Alicia, Preschool Teacher
Alicia is our Teddy Bears teacher. Alicia joined the Magic Memories family in the Fall of 2014. She has a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Early Childhood Education from West Chester University and is a licensed teacher in PA and NJ. She has spent the majority of her career working as a preschool teacher, but spent a few years as a substitute teacher in public schools too. Outside of Magic Memories, Alicia is a volunteer with the Cat Angel Network. She is also a Broadway enthusiast and goes at least twice a year to New York City to see a show! Alicia is also a lover of all things Disney, cats, and penguins!
Diane, Preschool Teacher
Miss Diane is the Giraffes teacher at Magic Memories. She originally hails from Langhorne, Pennsylvania, home of Sesame Place! Diane currently holds certifications in both Early Childhood and Special Education. Teaching has always been near and dear to her heart! In 2008, Diane relocated to her current hometown of Royersford, Pennsylvania. Diane has two grown children, Will and Julie, and three grandchildren, Ciara, James and Serenity! In April 2012, she married her wonderful husband Jim, and now between them they have five children and eight grandchildren! When Diane does have free time, she enjoys reading on her sun porch, working in her garden, and visiting farmers markets with her husband.
Jenn L., Pre-Kindergarten Teacher
Jenn L. is the Awesome Ants Pre-K class teacher. She is new to the Magic Memories family this year! She comes from another childcare center where she was a preschool teacher for 8 years. She is also currently continuing her education as she works towards her Master’s Degree in Psychology. Jenn has three children of her own; ages 25, 21, and 16. She loves to watch just how much the children grow from September through June. It is amazing. She feels very lucky to be a part of such a wonderful partnership of Magic Memories and the families here. She has had a wonderful experience so far and is excited to see what comes next!
Alyse, Pre-Kindergarten Teacher
Alyse is the Busy Bees teacher, and she just recently joined the Magic Memories team in August. Alyse graduated from Lebanon Valley College in the Spring of 2016 with a degree in Early Childhood Education and a minor in Special Education. She is currently working on becoming a certified teacher in the state of Pennsylvania. The love for teaching was discovered in high school for Alyse, and ever since then she’s loved working with all age groups and having an impact on children’s lives. In her free time, Alyse likes to read, relax with friends and family, and play with her nephew Madden. Alyse is very excited to become a part of the Magic Memories family, and to create special bonds and relationships with co-workers and her students!