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I have worked with children for the past seven years. I joined the Little Ambassadors’ team in 2013 and I couldn't be more excited to be a part of the new school in Overlee.

Felina Holley

Earth

My four legged family member is…
my dog Bella! She’s like my daughter and without a doubt, my best friend.

I love everything about…
candy! I have the biggest sweet tooth! I love fruity flavored things. My absolute favorite is Airheads.

My favorite season in Northern VA is…
Fall! I love watching the leaves turn colors, enjoying the cool breeze, and of course, football season!:) Hail to the Redskins!

I admit, I’m a big softy when it comes to…
animals. They definitely have a soft spot in my heart! This is the reason why I’m a vegetarian.


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I have worked with children for over 16 years. I joined the Little Ambassadors' Academy team in 2019.

Jelanda Quarles

Pluto

I can never keep a straight face around...
my youngest son Jayden he just cracks me up.

If I could only watch one TV channel, it would be...
Food Network.

My sweet tooth addiction...
cheesecake!

My favorite thing to do on the weekend is...
.spend time with my family.


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I have been working with children for the past 8 years and started at LAA in 2019. 

Kitana Yates

Neptune

My sweet tooth addiction...
is chocolate! I LOVE snickers, kit-kats, and anything that has walnuts or peanuts added.

If I had to survive on just one food, it would be...
pepperoni and sausage pizza. Yum!

I admit I'm a big softy when it comes to...
BIG hugs :)

My four-legged family member is...
Kodi! He was rescued from the Humane Society in March 2018. He enjoys sweet potatoes, squeaky toys and long walks.

When it comes to sports, I prefer...
field hockey! I played Varsity Field Hockey for two years and participated in the gauntlet at Stevenson University for a JV position.


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I have worked with children for 11 years. I joined the LAA team in 2019 and look forward to bringing my passion to the classroom here at LAA Overlee.

LaToya Bennett

Venus

My favorite food is...
Spinach Alfredo

If I could have one book, it would be... .
Power of Now by Eckhart Tolle

I have to admit, I have...
an obsession with polka dots and the color green. A vibrant green just makes me happy!

The best part about being a Little Ambassador is...
waking up excited about going to work. The school dynamic here is amazing and really inclusive for early childhood educators.


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I have worked with children for the past five years. I joined the Little Ambassadors’ team in 2019 and I am so excited to be a part of the new school here at Overlee.

Mona Hamid

Uranus

In my spare time, I love too...
read and do arts and crafts!

The TV show I would rush home to watch is...
anything on DIY network.

My favorite season in Northern Virginia is...
Fall; I love colorful leaves.

If I could only have one book, it would be...
The 8th Habit: From Effectiveness to Greatness by Stephen R. Covey


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I have been working with children for the past four years. I joined the LAA team in 2019.

R'Shae Robinson

Jupiter

On vacation, you can find me...
on the beach! I love a good day on the beach and relaxing in the sun.

The thing that always makes me smile is...
new clothes!

My favorite food is...
stuffed crust pizza! I'm truly addicted.

The holiday I like best is...
Valentine's Day!


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I have been working with children for 7 years and I proudly joined the Little Ambassadors' team in 2019. 

Shanequa Matthews

Jupiter

I love everything about...
.being an Early Childhood Educator. Watching children blossom and learn under my care as well as making bonds with families gives me great joy.

In my spare time, I love to...
spending time and making memories with my family. I'm always trying to find something new and exciting for us to do as family.

You might not know this about me, but...
I can not swim very well but I love being in the water whether its the beach or pool.


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I have been working with children for 13 years. I started with Little Ambassadors' Academy in 2019. 

Stephanie Rodriguez

Mercury

You might not know this about me, but...
I’m a twin!

My four-legged family member is...
Biggie! He is a lovable Pitt who enjoys taking naps :)

The thing that always makes me smile is...
my amazing kids.

On vacation, you can find me...
at the beach! Looking for shells with my kids.


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I have been working with children for 20 years. I started with Little Ambassadors' Academy in 2014. 

Maritza Gutierrez

Spanish


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I started with Little Ambassadors' Academy in 2019. 

Alicia Goss

Mars


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I started with Little Ambassadors' Academy in 2019.

Aurielle Jones

Uranus


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I started with Little Ambassadors' Academy in 2019.

Angelica Gober

Pluto


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I have worked with children for the last ten years. I joined the Little Ambassadors' Academy team in 2018.

Dorwan McKnight

Saturn


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I have worked with children for the last eighteen years. I joined the Little Ambassadors' Academy team in 2019.

Candice Umbel

Saturn