Staff

Cynthia Barraza

Cynthia Barraza

Cynthia Barraza is our Head of School. She is originally from Chihuahua, Mexico. After finishing high school she studied a...

Angelica Costello

Angelica Costello

Angelica Costello is the Directress of the Toddler Community, the room in which she was previously the assistant. She was...

Karol Diniz Cunningham

Karol Diniz Cunningham

Karol Diniz Cunningham is the Sunflower Primary Directress. She is originally from Manaus, Brazil. Since a young age she has...

Brandi Anderson

Brandi Anderson

Brandi Anderson is the Lead Directress in the Daisies classroom. She was raised here in the Ozarks and attended Missouri...

Lynne DiSclafani

Lynne DiSclafani

Since 2000 Lynne has worked as a paraprofessional to special needs students with testing, reading and writing, plus scheduling testing...

Devin Napoli

Devin Napoli

Devin Napoli started substituting for Discovery Garden in February 2015. In 2016, she officially joined DGMS’ team as a paraprofessional...

Jamie Olivea

Jamie Olivea

Jamie Olivea is the Elementary Assistant. She is originally from southern California, and has lived in the Ozarks since 2004....

Stacy Gray

Stacy Gray

Stacy Gray is the lead teacher of our Elementary classroom. She came to us as a temporary substitute for the...

Emily Franklin

Emily Franklin

Emily studied elementary education for two years at Missouri State University. She is an assistant in the Sunflowers classroom and...

Jacquelynne Lewis

Jacquelynne Lewis

Jackie is the Primary Assistant in the Daisies classroom. She started at Discovery Garden in August 2017, soon after moving to...