Andrea Timmoms – Active Play Coordinator

Andrea Timmoms – Active Play Coordinator

I was born in Grande Prairie, but have been living in Calgary since I was one. I graduated from Bow Valley College with my Early Learning and Childhood in 2012 and have been working with children ever since. For 26 years I was a Ukrainian dancer/instructor and for 13 of those years was a part […]

Zacahry Krottner – Active Play Coordinator

Hi, I’m Zach! I’m a big people person. I love to surround myself with fun, upbeat and energetic people! I’m super passionate about physical literacy and living an active lifestyle. The opportunity to work in childcare has been a big blessing to me, being able to spend time with the kids and be involved in […]

Emmanuella Loomis – Active Play Coordinator

Hi Hey Hello! My name is Emmanuella, but please call me Emm. I am so excited to be a part of the team here at TOPP KIDS. I have loved working with children ever since I could remember. Through working and volunteering as a summer camp counselor, the head basketball coach, and live-out nanny, and […]

Megan Wood – Active Play Coordinator

I am a fun, loving, and passionate person who has worked with children for over 6 years! I have worked in a preschool, a summer camp, an elementary school, and homes. I also have been working with children with special needs for 6 years in the form of respite and private tutoring. I am the […]

Stephani Merkley

My name is Stephani Merkley. I was born and raised in Calgary. I graduated from Bow Valley College with an Early Childhood Diploma in 2020. I love working with children, watching, and observing them grow. I decided to become an Early Learning and Childcare Educator because I enjoy spending time with children of all ages. […]

Clarisse Jane Guinsatao

Hi, my name is Clarisse and I am super excited to be apart of the TOPP KIDS team! I have my Early Childhood Assistant Certificate and been working with children for 4  years. I completed my Bachelor of Arts last year but have returned to complete a  second degree in Elementary Education. I am extremely passionate about growth […]

Jennifer Shibley

Hello! My name is Jennifer but almost everyone calls me Jen. I have worked with children of all ages for over five years. I started working with children as a camp counselor at Camp Adventure. It was one of the most rewarding summers I have ever experienced and ever since then I knew working with […]

Sreekala Nair

Sreekala is from Kerala which is the southernmost part of India. After completing her high-school and post-secondary education, she completed her bachelor’s in chemistry and masters in 2003 from Mahatma Gandhi University. Sreekala also holds her Bachelor of Education in Physical Sciences in 2004. After completing her studies, she has worked in different schools across […]

Jillian Carruthers

Jillian was born and raised in Calgary. Throughout the years, she has had the opportunity to travel to many places to explore different cultures, such as Peru, England, Europe, Australia, and New Zealand. When she was younger, she attended the Edge School for athletes where she pursued her passion for soccer. She eventually got into […]

Janina Guerra

Jania is super excited to be a part of the TOPP KIDS team! She recently graduated from the University of Alberta completing a Bachelor of Science. Jania always loved working with children and started with tutoring then moved on to summer camps, and now out of school clubs!