Our Staff

We invite you to meet our teachers and staff whose dedication to advocacy for quality early education create the framework for our curriculum. You can rest assured that your children are the focus of a roundtable of distinctive teachers who actively continue their research in the Reggio-Emilia philosophy for purposeful early learning practices. 

 
  Julie Brackbill    Director   For the past 20 years, I have had the honor and the privilege to work alongside children and their families. Supporting children in how they discover and uncover their world has always filled my heart. Children’s imagination, curiosity, intellect, passion for life, unbridled creativity...   Read More →

Julie Brackbill

Director

For the past 20 years, I have had the honor and the privilege to work alongside children and their families. Supporting children in how they discover and uncover their world has always filled my heart. Children’s imagination, curiosity, intellect, passion for life, unbridled creativity...

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  Eva Beckman    Teacher   I was born and educated in Stockholm, Sweden. In my youth I worked in the fashion industry and also (and more importantly) in the Swedish early childhood education school system. This is a benefit provided by the Swedish social welfare authorities for working parents...   Read More ⟶

Eva Beckman

Teacher

I was born and educated in Stockholm, Sweden. In my youth I worked in the fashion industry and also (and more importantly) in the Swedish early childhood education school system. This is a benefit provided by the Swedish social welfare authorities for working parents...

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  Jeanine Gutowski    Teacher   I joined the Hanna Fenichel staff this June. Previously, I was employed for seventeen years as a prekindergarten teacher at a Reggio-inspired school. I am a mentor teacher for the California Early Childhood Mentor Program (since 2007). While taking college classes...   Read More ⟶

Jeanine Gutowski

Teacher

I joined the Hanna Fenichel staff this June. Previously, I was employed for seventeen years as a prekindergarten teacher at a Reggio-inspired school. I am a mentor teacher for the California Early Childhood Mentor Program (since 2007). While taking college classes...

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