Angie Brown: Director, Curriculum Developer & Staff Trainer
My name is Miss Angie. I have been teaching school for almost 20 years and I love it! I am so blessed to be a part of helping children grow into their full potential.
I am married to Mr. Brandon. We have four children: Lauren (20), Alyssa (18), Ethan (15) and Ava (5). We have a dog named Coco and a cat named Poppy.
I love spending time with my family and friends, camping, playing games and making crafts.
Breanna Jackson: Assistant Director, Curriculum Developer & Staff Trainer
My name is Miss Breanna. I have been teaching for many years and I love every minute of it! I love getting to know all the students and can’t wait to meet you!
I have a big family and I love to get together for barbecues and playing games. I love to go on adventures to explore new places. I am married to Mr. Cameron and we have a son named Dean. Our favorite place to go is the beach!
Lauren Platt: Administrative Assistant, Curriculum Developer
My name is Miss Lauren. I became a teacher because I love to learn and want to share that love with my students. I graduated with a Bachelors in Elementary Education in 2017 and have been teaching children all over the world since. This year my schedule wouldn’t allow me to be in a classroom but I love that I am still able to be part of such an amazing school.
I am married to Mr. Justin. We have 3 children: twins Hailey and Nicholas (9) and Matthew (6). Mr. Justin’s job in the Air Force has allowed us to live all over the country and I am so thankful it brought us here. I love that we get to call Utah home.
Raechel Sandoval: Preschool Teacher
My name is Miss Raechel! I started teaching preschool at Angie’s two years ago. I have loved every minute. I can’t wait to begin another year!
I have two children who I love so much. They are 6 and 4. I love taking them new places, cooking, creating things, and taking photos. I also really love rock climbing, roller blading, and painting!
Adriana Volk: Toddler Time and Preschool Teacher
My name is Miss Adriana. I have been teaching children for the past 20 years. I love getting to know all my students.
I am married to Mr. Matthew and we have 3 children, two of which are married. I love spending time with my family, reading books and playing games.
Deb Phair: Preschool Teacher
My name is Miss Deb. I have spent many years in the company of young ones. You bring me joy! I enjoy learning and growing with you.
I am married to Dr. Derek. We have four children, Bradley, Monica, Ian and Erica and one grandchild, Evelyn. I love to make crafts, sew, and take scenic drives. I especially love to spend time with my family.
Hilary Peck: Preschool Teacher
Hi! My name is Miss Hilary. I absolutely love being around children! I have been a children’s librarian in the past and have read hundreds of kids books.
I am a big fan of Dr. Seuss and Harry Potter. I love spending time with my family and love our three Labradors.
Erinn Austin: Kindergarten Prep Teacher, Curriculum Developer
My name is Miss Erinn. I have been teaching for over 20 years. I have also worked in different zoos with all kinds of animals, but teaching kids is my favorite.
I am married to Mr. Chris and have 3 children: Jackson, Hudson and Harlow. I also have two dogs, Dakota and Coco and two guinea pigs, Waffle and Pancake.
I love to spend time with my family traveling and playing games.
Lauren Brown-Thurgood: Kindergarten Prep Teacher
My name is Miss Lauren. This is my second year teaching at Angie’s Kinder Academy, but my mom tells me that I am the reason the school was founded. She was looking for a preschool to send me to and couldn’t find one she loved, so she decided to make her own.
I am excited to be the first employee to have graduated from Angie’s. I enjoy spending time with my family. I have two sisters and one brother, and am married to Mr. Gage.
Jessica Olsen: Preschool Teacher
My name is Miss Jessica. This is my second year teaching at Angie’s. I love preschool! I’m so excited to meet all of you.
I am married to Kenny. I have 4 sons who all graduated from Angie’s. I live on a farm with cows, pigs, goats, and chickens. I am a Weber County Master Gardener and a docent at Ogden Botanical Garden. I love to ride my bike, roller blade and build Lego sets. You can catch me on Saturdays watching my sons play lacrosse and football.
Hannah Loveland: Administrative Assistant
My name is Miss Hannah. I just finished my first summer teaching at Angie’s Kinder Academy. I graduated from Treasure Valley Community College with my associates degree last March. I played basketball and soccer for TVCC and loved it!
I was a part of the first graduating class from Angie’s Kinder Academy and I am thrilled for the opportunity to give back! I will also be coaching basketball at Davis High School this fall. I enjoy playing basketball, wakeboarding, fishing, and spending time with friends and family.
Jennipher Gray: Kindergarten Prep Teacher
My name is Miss Jennipher. My collegiate background is in Mechanical Engineering, Physics, and Mathematics. I love incorporating STEM into my lessons. Children learn in many ways and that fascinates me. I enjoy spending the day planning fun activities for my classroom.
I am originally from Venezuela. I have a Hungarian Vizla puppy named Jager and I love taking him on hikes. In my spare time I enjoy making candles, soaps, and bath bombs.
Kenzie Hutchins: Kindergarten Prep Teacher
My name is Miss Kenzie and I have taught in Ogden School District at Lincoln Elementary School. This is my first year here at Angie’s Kinder Academy and I am so excited to meet and teach your kiddos! I love watching kids learn and grow as well as celebrate them and their accomplishments.
This winter I will be getting married to Mr. Mitchell! I have a dog named Bandit and he is my best friend!
Ariadanee Pluim: Toddler Time Teacher
My name is Miss Ariadanee. I have been a nanny for many years and love being around children! this is my first year teaching and I absolutely love being a teacher here at Angie’s Kinder Academy.
I am married to Mr. Adam and we love to play games, watch movies, be outside and go on adventures together. I also love painting, music, and spending time with our families.