Faculty & Staff

Rachel Raisor

Director
Ms. Rachel has worked with children from preschool age to high school for 12 years and has spent the last 3 years as assistant director and main preschool teacher in Spencer County

Catherine Werner

My name is Catherine Elizabeth Werner and I am 24 years old. Before working here, I worked at St. Gregory School with the preschoolers and absolutely love teaching! I’ve worked with preschool age children for 5 years. I’m excited about working towards becoming Montessori certified!

Barbara Harvey

Assistant Montessori Teacher 
(AMS Certified)
Ms. Barbara finished her AMS Certification with Montessori Opportunities in the 2013-2014 school year.Ms. Barbara has been with us since 2006.

Olivia Seeger

Ms. Olivia Seeger is one of the lead teachers at St. Joseph Montessori Children’s Center for the 2019-2020 school year. She received her Bachelor of Arts in Theology and English with honors from Bellarmine University in 2017.  She graduated from the University of Dayton in August with a Master's in Theological Studies.  While working on her Master's, she was a Graduate Assistant for the Religious Studies Department at the University of Dayton.  She also taught kindergartners for the Parish School of Religion at St. Mary of the Assumption Church in Springboro, OH.  She is very interested in Maria Montessori’s methodology and will be working towards her AMS Certification.

Laura Huffman

Ms. Laura is our after school care coordinator. She has worked as a child care provider for 15 years. Six of those years were spent with the Oldham County school system. She has also worked as a classroom assistant at Pewee Valley Presbyterian Child Development Center.

Pam Zarantonello

St. Joseph/Montessori Liaison
Pam has over 40 years of experience in education. She received her M.A. from Spalding University.

2018 SJMCC

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161 West Drive Nazareth, KY 40048