Patti L. Smith is the Director of Greenway Learning Center. Patti holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Early Childhood Education from the University of North Carolina in Greensboro. Patti began her career with G.L.C. in October 1993 as Center Director. Patti’s previous work experience includes lifeguard, camp counselor, Pre-school teacher, Assistant Director and Director of both corporate and privately owned child care centers. Patti is credentialed at level 6 with MSDE and is a member of the Prince Georges Child Resource Center.
Jessie Woodall is the Assistant Director of Greenway Learning Center. Jessie hols a Bachelor of Science Degree in Family Science from the University of Maryland in College Park, MD, as well as an Associate of the Arts Degree in Music from Anne Arundel Community College. Jessie first joined Greenway as an Intern in January of 2018, but was later brought on as Assistant Director following her graduation from UMD in July of 2018. Jessie is currently working toward her 45-hour Infant and Toddler certification and is excited to continue to grow with Greenway!
Janice Clark joined GLC in July 2012 as our lead Infant Teacher. Ms. Janice has her 90 hour Child Care Certification and her 45 hour Infant and Toddler training. Ms. Janice has over nine years experience working with young children and is the proud mother of two children and the dotting grandmother of three. Ms. Janice is credentialed through MSDE at a level 3.
Natasha Crawford is a Assistant Infant Teacher at Greenway Learning Center. Natasha studied Nursing at Bowie State University before joining the G.L.C. staff in May 2007 as an Assistant in the Preschool classroom. Ms. Natasha is credentialed at Level 1 with MSDE.
Michelle Mitchell has been working with children for over 14 years and now works in the preschool class at GLC. She currently holds her CDS, 90-hour, 45-hour Infant and Toddler, ADA, and First Aid/CPR. She’s married with 3 wonderful children and when she’s not at GLC, she enjoys spending time with her family.
Tiffanie Reed graduated from Bowie Senior High School in 1998. She has twenty years of experience working with infants/toddlers, preschoolers, and before and aftercare. Tiffanie has worked at GLC for a year and is credentialed at a Level 3. She is a mother of 3 girls and enjoys spending quality time with her family.
Sabrina Sutton graduated from Montgomery Blair High School in 2011. She attended Towson University for two years, majoring in Early Childhood Education. She currently is in the credentialing program: Level 2. She has been working with kids for 4+ years. She loves working with kids and continues to take classes and training to gain more knowledge in the field of early childhood development.
Mary C. Tacconelli is a two year old teacher at Greenway Learning Center. Mary graduated from Northwestern High School and received her 64 Hour Child Care Certification from Prince Georges Community College. Mary joined the GLC staff as a two year old teacher in February 2002. Mary is credentialed with MSDE at a level 4 and is a member of the Prince Georges Child Resource Center.
Linda Valladares is a toddler teacher at Greenway Learning Center. She graduated from Duval High School in 2008 and graduated from Sanford Brown Institution in 2010 from the Medical Assistant program. Linda joined GLC in October 2016. She has 4 years of experience working in child care. She has received her 45-hour Infant and Toddler training from Prince George’s Child Resource Center and is credentialed at a Level 1 with MSDE. Ms. Linda is the mother of a beautiful daughter and enjoys family time at the beach.
Juana Worrell graduated from Eleanor Roosevelt High School in 2004 and from Everest Institute with a Medical Assistant and Phlebotomy Certification in 2007. She has worked in childcare since 2010 and joined GLC in February 2017. She has received her 90-hour Child Care Certification and her 45-hour Infant and Toddler training. She is credentialed at a Level 2 with MDSE. When she is not at GLC taking care of your wonderful children, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.
~~a SPECIAL Thank You to Marlene Thompson of Cre8tive Photography for taking staff photos~~