Shubham Pandey

School Administrator and STEM Instructor

Email:shubham@meadowoaksacademy.com

Mr Pandey is an education leader with more than15 years of experience in education, technology and business world. Education entrepreneurial experience includes classroom curriculum, school technology, assessment and policy implementation. Technology and business experience includes effective administration, implementation of new business concepts, budgetary and financial experience and role model with strong work ethics.

Under his administration Meadow Oaks Academy was voted  “The Best Private School and Preschool in the Mesquite Area” by the Mesquite News Readers’ Choice edition. in 2010-13.

Mr. Pandey believes in well rounded education that stresses in Engineering Mathematics, Science and Computer Science

School year 2015-16, Mr. Pandey will teach a STEM class focused on introductory computer science and Engineering courses.

Mrs. Nancy Albright – Prinicpal

Email: albright@meadowoaksacademy.com

Mrs. Albright has been an educator for past 25 years. She has held her current position as principal at Meadow Oaks since 2008 and her graduate work is in Education and Counseling.

Mrs. Albright began private school on an exciting journey with only ten students. Today, she feels rewarded with over 150 students in attendance each year. In  2011-12 Meadow Oaks Academy was voted as “Best Private School and Preschool in the Mesquite Area.”

Jennifer Lee – Office Manager Private School

Private School Office Manager

lee@meadowoaksacademy.com

Jennifer Lee is indispensable to Meadow Oaks Academy. She was the swim instructor for many years as well as a substitute teacher. She is usually the first person you see in the morning and the last one in the evening. She loves her position as the private school office manager and considers MOA to be the best school anywhere!

Ms Shannon Houston – A-D Grade Science and History

Email: houston@meadowoaksacademy.com

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Ms Shannon Houston is accomplished in several areas of education. She completed her masters degree with gifted and talented certification. Ms. Houston is bringing a fresh approach to our Science and History Alive program this year.

Ms Melissa Naser – A-D English/Lanaguage Arts

naser@meadowoaksacademy.com

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

 

Ms Heather Thomas – A-D Grade Math Teacher

email address: thomas@meadowoaksacademy.com

Mrs. Thomas has ten years of teaching experience. Her bachelor’s degree is in accounting and she is certified to teach Early Childhood through 6th grade. She was born and raised in Virginia and she and her husband enjoy kayaking, spinning, and playing with their dog, Piper.  Mrs. Thomas loves the adventure that teaching offers, as well as the connection with the students.

 

Ms Heather McDonough – 2nd Grade Gifted and Talented Teacher

Email: mcdonough@meadowoaksacademy.com

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Ms McDonough has taught at MOA for over 5 years, she is GT trained and has been in education for over 12 years.

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Mrs. Michelle Roberts -1st Grade Teacher

Email:roberts@meadowoaksacademy.com

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Mrs. Roberts has taught at MOA for over 5 years. She is GT trained, in education for over 5years and has taught several grade levels at MOA

Ms Courtney Stuckey – K1 Kindergarten Teacher

Email: stuckey@meadowoaksacdemy.com

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Ms Courtney Stuckey is a University of North Texas graduation with a Bachelor of Science degree with over 20 years teaching experience.  MOA is proud to have Courtney on our staff.

Ms Nicole Dabney – K2 Kindergarten Teacher

Email: dabney@meadowoaksacademy.com

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Ms Chelsea Lovator – K3 Kindergarten Teacher

Email: lovator@meadowoaksacademy.com

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

 

Ms Lori Garza – Advance Pre-K1 Teacher

Email: garza@meadowoaksacademy.com

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Lori Garza has been an educator for over 15 years in varied positions – daycare director, Pre-k thru 12th grade teacher and office administrator. She has been married for over 30 years and has two wonderful children. 

Mr. John Kinnaird – Physical Education Instructor

Email: kittaneh@meadowoaksacademy.com

Mr. John Kittaneh – PE Instructor

John is a child-focused, lively, fun and full of energy individual striving to convert regular lessons into an engaging instructional program in order to nourish young minds. He has been an educator for over 25 years teaching various grade levels. He is married and enjoys his children and grandchildren.

 

Ms Kathy Nguyen – Technology/Lab

nguyen@meadowoaksacademy.com

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

 

Mr. Dee Chhabra

Executive Administrator

Dee Chhabra comes from a teacher’s family. He is a member of  several Private and Preschool boards in the state of Texas. He has his undergraduate degree in Business Administration from Texas Wesleyan University.

Under his administration Meadow Oaks Academy was voted as “Best Private School and Preschool in the Mesquite Area”  by Mesquite News Readers’ Choice edition.

 

Mrs.Lori Sargeant

Director of Preschool

Mrs Sargeant is an 18 year member of the Meadow Oaks Academy community. She has over 180 hours in early childhood education and development.

She received a lifetime Directorship license in December of 2008. Mrs. Sargeant has a Child Development Associates degree and a Business Administration degree. She is a member of Texas Association of Education of Young Children. Her dedication and passion for the education and development of young children has placed her in this position at Meadow Oaks Academy.

Ms Lee Ennis – Pre-K Teacher

 All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Lee has been with MOA for over 10 years teaching Art and as an assistant teacher.

Ms Donna Coleman – Pre-K Teacher

Donna is a Pre-K teacher with a certificate of completion in Early Childhood Development.
During her free time she enjoys crafting and photo collaging. She is a very rounded person who lives with passion, dedication and grace.

Delores Mack – Advanced 3 year olds

Bio to follow

Ms Amy Caldwell – Advanced 3 year olds

Amy Caldwell has been an AA in child development and has taught children of all ages from infants to school age. She has been with Meadow Oaks for 5 years with 30 years experience in education.

She enjoys watching children lean new things.

Mrs. Renu Pandey – Pre-K 3 year olds

Renu Pandey was born and studied in India. When you work through the halls of Pre-School you will see Renu’s beautiful and creative mural artwork.

Ms Twanda Lain – Pre-K 3 year olds

Bio to follow

Ms Lindsey Morgan – Pre-K 2 year olds

Lindsey Morgan has been working in childcare for 16 years. She is a loving mother to four amazing children.

Her passion is teaching, inspiring and challenging children to love leaning.

Lindsey is currently working on her CDA.

Ms Maria Calderas – Pre-K 2 year olds

Teacher of 2 yrs old

Maria Caldera – Pre School Teacher

Mary has an associate degree in child development and daycare diploma. She is a member of Texas Association with Young Children.

Mary has worked with children for over 30 years and is in her fifth year at MOA. She finds great satisfaction in helping parents develop their children. She says that we as caregivers are there to improve the child’s health and physical abilities, to encourage self-confidence and verbal development.

Ms Sharon Salter – 15 to18 month olds

Teacher of 1-2 yr olds

Ms Sharon is a toddler teacher. She has been with Meadow Oaks Academy for last 6 years. She worked for DISD before coming to MOA and worked with students K-6th grade for 10 years. Before Dallas Independent School District she had a family home daycare for 6 years. She loves teaching and working with kids especially toddlers.

Ms Charlotte Vasquez Quinones -18 to 24 month olds

Bio to follow

Ms Lesly Gomez – Pre-K Teacher

Bio to follow

Ms Beulah Wells – STEM/IPAD Instructor

Janet Prock – Accountant

Account Manager

Ginny Marr – Office Manager

Preschool Office Manager

Ms Ginny has worked at MOA for over 10 years in childcare for 30 years. She has several hours of continuing education in childcare.

She enjoys watching kids learn, grow, and develop into strong individuals. She feels blessed that her job allows her to be part of early development of preschoolers mind.

Teresa Stephenson – Music and Piano Instructor

 

Judy Dryman – Dance Instructor

Marth Tinney – Swim Instructor

Johanna-Archanga – Custodian

Daisy Gonzales – Floater

Betty Sutton – Food Manager

Food Manager

Betty is the food manager in the Meadow Oaks Academy kitchen.  She also cooks breakfast and help with nutritious lunch. She has been at Meadow Oaks over 23 years and loves her career. She loves cooking healthy nutritious meals for children.

Michaela Austin – Support Staff

Michaela Austin – Support Staff

Michaela’s love for children inspired her to become part of the MOA staff. Her favorite age to work with are the two year olds in the childhood program.

Les Vaughn- Maintenance

House Keeping

Ms Jungmin Lee – School Staff

 

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Ms Annette Welch – Support Staff

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Ms Brianna Salinas -Support Staff

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Ms Kim Routson – Support Staff

All of our MOA Private School teachers are STEM certified (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics)

Aaleyah Corburn- Kitchen