Diane attended Montessori from pre-school through her high school years. She then attended WSU in Pullman receiving a BA in Human Development with a minor in Women’s Studies. In 2005, she earned her AMI Primary Teaching Certificate from the Montessori Institute of San Diego. Since then Diane has worked in Montessori as a Primary teacher and as an assistant in Primary and Upper Elementary classrooms. She enjoys knitting, reading, crafting and camping.


Assistant Teacher

Brenda is delighted to join us at VMS in the Lilac Classroom after relocating to Vancouver this past summer. She has worked in Montessori Children’s House environments for 11 years, and in early childhood education for 26. She loves to travel and spend time with her family.