Linnton Community Center Staff:
Susy Kristin, Executive Director
Spanish Expose Preschool:
Collette Wright-Robles, Director
Kate Lefarth, Subdirector
Kate graduated from University of St. Louis with a degree major in Elementary Education with an emphasis on Language and Social Studies and post-graduate studies in American Sign Language and German. She has had fifteen years of experience with teaching children aging from Head Start to High School. Within that interim, she has been principal/lead teacher of first through eighth grades, teaching the children a love of math, writing, and computer dynamics emphasizing the usage of Excel and Work skills. This is her eleventh year teaching at the Linnton Community Center. Some of her hobbies include art, decorating, crafts, and gardening she is married and has four children and eight grandchildren.
Donna Palmer, Co-director
Donna has forty-plus years in early childhood education where she has supported children and families in a variety of diverse programs. Currently, Donna is am the childcare Co-director at LCC, and has a passion for curriculum development, staff mentorship and is a force for the constant improvement of Linnton’s early childhood education programming.
Christina Bezzaro, Lead Spanish Teacher
Christina was born in Argentina. Her passion for teaching and fluency in the Spanish Language has made her an asset to the LCC team. Christina has experience teaching children of many ages and is thrilled to be sharing her skills and experience with the preschool class at LCC.
Youth Activities Staff,
Facilities and Maintenance: