Emmy (she/her) is lead guide in the Lavender classroom (preschool-kindergarten).

Emmy has been the lead guide in the Lavender classroom since 2014. Before joining Puddletown in 2011 as the assistant in the Lavender classroom, Emmy had worked in varied environments caring for children including daycare, summer camp, and nanny work. Emmy received a BA in Psychology from University of Hartford. Once arriving in Portland from the east coast, she received her AMI Primary diploma from Montessori Northwest. Emmy is committed to the essence of the Montessori method and believes in the marvel of the true nature of the child. In her free time, Emmy enjoys walking, writing, drawing, cooking, listening to records and spending time with her family.