In alphabetical order
Children's House Assistant
Lynette has enjoyed working with children and families since 1981. After graduating from Minnesota State University-Moorhead with a BS in Art Education (with emphasis in watercolor and paper making), Lynette worked as a preschool teacher, an ECFE home visitor with the Anoka/Hennepin School District, and as a Family Service provider with Rueben Lindh Learning Center in Minneapolis. She and her husband have three children and call River Falls home. Heartland Montessori has been Lynette's second home for the past 20 years.
Head of School
Meggan joined Heartland as Head of School in May, 2019. AMI trained at the primary level, Meggan has been an educator, administrator, and Montessorian for 20 years. Meggan has always had a passion for working with children and their families. She has owned her own Montessori school and worked in Children's House, Toddler, and Nido (infant) environments over the course of her career. She is originally from Cody, Wyoming, but was born in St. Paul and has lived in Minnesota since 1997. She currently resides in Mahtomedi with her Husband, their two Montessori children, and their dog, cat, hedgehog, and chickens. While with her family, Meggan enjoys caring for their chickens, gardening, painting, canoeing in the Boundary Waters, spending time at the cabin, and DIY projects at home.