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Robert Orsi – Senior Partner
Bright Beginnings Preschool is fortunate to have Robert supporting our center as the Senior Partner. Bob was the previous founder and owner of Bright Beginnings Preschools. Bob has vast experience in education. He worked 15 years in elementary education and has spent the past 35 years in Early Childhood Education. Robert was a former public school principal and former director of basic instruction in the Garvey School District, in Rosemead, California. Robert has successfully founded and operated many preschool programs. He has a Masters Degree of Educational Psychology. Bright Beginnings is grateful for his support of both our operations and our educational program.
Christie McPeck – Managing Member
Christie is a Managing Member of Bright Beginnings Preschool. She provides day to day hands on support to our operations and our programs. Christie has been in the Early Childhood Education field for the past 30+ years. She has been a preschool teacher, a preschool director and she has been in regional management for both small and large preschool companies. She has her Master’s Degree in Human Development and is a doctoral candidate for her EdD in Educational Leadership Christie writes the curriculum for our center and is responsible for much of the teacher training. She enjoys working with the children, teachers and parents here at Bright Beginnings Preschool.
Christie also teaches at the local community college. She has taught at Crafton Hills Community College and San Bernardino Valley College for the past nine years and she is a full time faculty at Chaffey College. This is a great benefit to Bright Beginnings Preschool because not only does Christie stay current on trends and changes in Early Childhood Education, she is also able to recruit teachers from the community colleges, who are being schooled in the latest educational techniques and practices at these two great schools.
Jeni Gonzalez – Executive Director
Jeni is the Executive Director at Bright Beginnings Preschool. She has been in the Early Childhood Education field since 1988. She has had the privilege of working with children from infancy through school ate. She has been in preschool management for over 25 years. Jeni has worked as a Center Director for a small regional company and she also has been a center director for the largest preschool chain in the United States. While working with that company, Jeni received many awards for both the management of her centers and the excellent customer service she provided to the children and their families.
Her experience and education has allowed her to mentor new managers, create age appropriate curriculum and provide excellent customer service to her parents. She is excited to serve as the Executive Director at Bright Beginnings Preschool because she is able to work with the families and the community to provide the best learning experience for each child and to provide each family with a high level of love and care for their child.
Susan Rosales – Site Director
Susan Rosales has been working in the Early Childhood Education field since November, 2002.
She has an A.A. in Early Childhood Education. She has been a director at the nation’s largest
preschool company and most recently has been the assistant director at a large child care center
in Riverside. She enjoys working at Bright Beginnings Preschool because the staff here is great to work with and a pleasure to be around. Most of all, she loves her job working with children. Where else can you work with people who don’t judge you, like you as you are, make you smile everyday, have the ability to make you laugh and let you remember how to have lots of fun!
Please call us at (909) 353-9306 and speak to one of our friendly, professional staff. We’d love to speak with you about any questions you may have!
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