Elementary Program Staff
Ms. Hannah is from Charleston, WV, but currently lives in Morgantown and attends WVU College of Law. She has worked at ELF for the past two years. She loves hiking and going to the beach. Ms. Hannah has a pet beta fish, and enjoys taking care of her plants. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her best friends, working out, and travel to new places, her favorite thus far has been Italy!
Ms. Danielle is a Morgantown native and has worked at ELF for over a year. She is a Speech Pathology major here at WVU. In Ms. Danielle's spare time she enjoys hiking, swimming, and painting. Her dream has always been to live in New York City. She enjoys working with children because their minds are free and full of fresh ideas!
Miss. Anna comes to ELF from New Jersey. She is a senior at WVU majoring in Elementary Education. In her free time, she loves to play with her dogs, go on hikes and hang out with her friends. Her favorite thing about working with children is all the joy they bring to her life!
Miss. Ally took a hiatus from ELF, but is back and better than ever! She graduated in May from WVU with a bachelors degree in Criminology. She will be assisting in the office, but you might catch her in the classroom from time to time. In her free time, she likes to spend time with her family and friends, watch Friends and exercise!
Miss. Averly comes to ELF all the way from Colorado! She loves to run, hike and swim. She was a part of the WVU Diving team too. Her biggest accomplishment is finishing her collegiate athletic career in diving. She loves working with children because she loves being able to see them accomplish one of their goals!
Miss. Francesca is from Mount Airy, Maryland. She has one dog whom she loves dearly named Memphis. Her biggest accomplishment in life is getting into WVU's Engineering college. Her favorite thing about working with children is that she gets to see them grow and become amazing people.
Miss. Jennifer has had experience student teaching in the county school system while she pursued her Bachelors degree in Education. She graduated this May, and it has been her biggest life accomplishment to date. In her spare time, she likes to be outside and play with her dogs. Something about her that is unique is that she has two different colored eyes! She loves working with children because she learns just as much from them as they do her.
Miss. Kelly is from Wheeling, WV. She has four years of past experience working with children. She is a secondary education major at WVU. In her free time she loves learning, reading and art. Something interesting about Miss. Kelly is that she has a twin sister! Her favorite part about working with children is that they make everyday so exciting and fun. Their energy is contagious!
Miss Marissa comes to us from Pittsburgh, PA. She is a nursing major here at WVU. In her free time, she likes to workout, running, and being outdoors. She has been a vegetarian for 8 years! Her favorite part about working with children is that it brings out her inner child!
Mr. Derrick is a Morgantown native. He is currently a member of the United States Air Force. In his free time, he likes to work out, play Xbox and spend time with his family and friends. His biggest life accomplishment is serving his country in the USAF. An interesting fact about Mr. Derrick is that he has a whole album on his phone dedicated to Rihanna. Mr. Derrick loves working with kids because it gives him a chance to have a positive impact on their life's
Miss. Michaela is a new face to our staff. She joins us with 3 years of previously working at a REACHH Reading Camp with children. Miss. Michaela is a Communications Disorder major at WVU and is the first in her family to attend college! She loves working with children to see their unique personalities shine through and watch as they grow.
Ms. Emma is from Martinsburg, WV and joins our staff with five years of previous childcare experience! When she is not working, she enjoys hanging out with her friends and spending time with her two dogs Macy and Sugar. Ms. Emma enjoys working with children because it is rewarding to know she is helping shape the minds of our future generations.
Mr. Charlie has been with Morgantown ELF for the past four years as our bus driver. In the past he has worked as WVU’s Facilities Project Manager. He is married, with one child and enjoys sports and outdoor activities. Charlie also enjoys traveling to South Carolina.
Flopsy has been at ELF Site 2 for three years. She loves eating, especially veggies and alfalfa. She is soft. Although she may be quiet vocally she expresses herself in many ways. Flopsy is a weekend traveler, often crossing the state line into Point Marion, PA. She loves hanging out with her friends at ELF as well as her furry canine friends, Layla, Josie, and Roxie.