Meet the Teachers

Duchesne Preschool Founding Director:
Sara Wachter, Duchesne Alum ‘79
BA in Elementary Education, MS in Education Administration, 17 years at Duchesne Preschool

Pre-K Lead Teacher:
Linda Christiani
BA in Elementary Education, 15 years at Duchesne Preschool

Pre-K Teacher Assistant:
Carol Bilunas, Past Duchesne Academy parent
BA in Psychology, degree from Creighton University, 11 years at Duchesne Preschool

Pre-K Teacher Assistant:
Teri Marek, Past Duchesne Preschool parent
BS/BA from Creighton, 3 years teaching at Duchesne Preschool

Nursery Lead Teacher, Extended Care and Summer Camp Coordinator:
Mary Jo Begley
BA in Elementary Education, 8 years at Duchesne Preschool

Nursery Teacher Assistant:
Mary Powers
BS in Nursing, 7 years at Duchesne Preschool

Nursery Teacher Assistant:
Mary Berner
BA in Elementary Education, MA, 7 years at Duchesne Preschool

Extended Care:
Karen Heng, Past Duchesne Academy parent

Extended Care:
Katie Hsu-Hoberman, Past Duchesne Preschool parent
MS in Early Childhood Education, 3 years at Duchesne Preschool

Computer and Art Teacher: 
Jane Hasebroock, Duchesne Alum ’79, Past and current Duchesne Academy parent
BA in Elementary Education, MS in Education, 3 years at Duchesne Preschool

PE and Spanish Teacher: 
Kate Macias, Past and current Duchesne Preschool parent
BA in Spanish and English Literature, 10 years at Duchesne Preschool

Morning Portress and Extended Care:
Mitzi Mangiameli
BA in Business and Computers, 6 years at Duchesne Preschool

Extended Care:
Hannah Fus
1st year at Duchesne Preschool