Secretary

 Susan Linsey

Phone: 678-535-6330

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Susan Linsey

I am the Secretary, Book Keeper, Nurse and "Mom" to everyone here at Kids & Company Pre-K.  I have worked with the Cartersville City School System for 29 years and I LOVE my job! I have two wonderful daughters, Laura (a teacher) and Julie (a nurse) and they are Cartersville City Schools alumni and I am so proud of them! I have a great son-in-law, David and the most amazing grandchildren Cliff (4) and Kate (2),  that are the light of my life!! I have one of the sweetest dogs, Allie, a Retriever mix and she is the "Apple of My Eye"!

I'm an avid Georgia "Go Dawgs" Fan & Clemson "Tigers" Fan (Go Trevor Lawrence Go!!!) and of course a H U G E Cartersville Purple Hurricanes Fan - GO CANES GO!! 

I love being with all of your children. They brighten my day and I try to brighten theirs in any way I can - a smile, hug or a kind word.  Your children are precious and everyone here at at Kids & Company just  want them to learn, be in a safe environment and know that they are cared and loved very much!

 

"THE BEAUTIFUL THING ABOUT LEARNING IS THAT NO ONE CAN TAKE IT AWAY FROM YOU". BB KING

Assistant Teacher - Room #1

 Traci Linley

Phone: 678-535-6330

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Traci Linley

Hi my name is Traci Linley and I have lived in Cartersville most of my life. I lived in Minnesota my 3rd and 4th year of school. My husband Anthony and I have been married for 34 years and have two children Ashley and Tonio. We have four grand-children, Christopher, Usnevi, Yacob and Areli.  I am an alumni of the Cartersville school system and one of my dreams has always been to work with children in some way. I started working at the school system 31 years ago, as a paraprofessionals. I worked in first grade for 11 years and now presently going on 21 years working as an assisstant

Assistant Teacher - Room #2

 Naomi Chancey

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Associate's Degree

Naomi Chancey

My name is Naomi Chancey. I am from Adairsville and attended Adairsville High School. I have two beautiful daughters, Brooklyn who is 12 and Lily who is 8. This is my fifth school year here at Kids and Company prek! I worked in child care centers for 6 years, then I was a substitute teacher for Bartow County School system for a little over a year. I love children and teaching is my passion. I am currently attending Kennesaw State University to get my teaching degree. I currently have my associates degree and am working towards my bachelors. I love working here and hope that I get the opportunity to continue working here for many years!

Assistant Teacher - Room #3

Mrs. Dawnee Andrews

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Associates of Arts Degree

Mrs. Dawnee Andrews

I was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland and I graduated from Bauder College in Atlanta with my Associates of Arts Degree.  I have lived in Cartersville for 25 years...So I call myself a Southern Girl now!!

I've been a ParaProfessional for the Cartersville City School System for 15 years. I've been with the Cartersville Kids and Co. Pre-K for 7 of those years. I was a 2nd grade Para Pro for 3 years, and a Kindergarten ParaPro for 5 years. 

I have 2 sons, Avery, who is attending Georgia Tech this year as a junior in Engineering, and Mason, who will be attending the University of Georgia...Yes, a house divided!  Both of my boys have been in the Cartersviile school system since Pre-k.  I have been married for 25 years to the love of my life, Jim. I am also the mom to a cute black schnauzer named Baron.

I enjoy traveling, reading, cooking,scrapbooking, photography, decorating and...chocolate!

I look forward to teaching and helping your child grow to be the best they can be!

GO CANES!!

"WE WORRY WHAT A CHILD WILL BECOME TOMORROW, YET WE FORGET THAT HE IS SOMEONE TODAY." -Stacia Tauscher

Assistant Teacher - Room #4

 Laura Lyons

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Laura Lyons

Hi, my name is Laura Lyons.  Im a native Nebraskin, Go Huskers!, and a University of Nebraska Alumni.  I have a BS in Criminal Justice, and my Minor is Elementary Education with an Endorsement in Special Education.  I worked for the State of Nebraska in Child Protective Services for 10 years total.  I also worked in Gering NE as a Paraprofessional in Elementary school for 6 years before packing up and moving to Canton GA in 2014.  My husband Terry and I have been married for 17 yrs.  We have 3 children.  Jacob, my step-son, is 19 and lives in Grand Island NE.  Joe is a Junior at Cherokee HS, and Tyler is a Freshman there as well.  Terry has been in management for 24 years, 20 for Walgreens and 4  in Canton for Dollar Tree. I have two dogs both from the Humaine Society, Jill and Jamie who I love dearly.  This is my second year as an assistant teacher in CPS.  I love it and really enjoy working with my lead teacher and your children!

Assistant Teacher - Room #5

Mrs. Shelina Munoz

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Mrs. Shelina Munoz

Hey my name is Shelina Munoz. I was born and raised in Alabama moved to Georgia about 12 years ago. I love Cartersville. This is my first year at Kids and Company, I was a sub last year.  I loved Kids and Co., so much I wanted to become a teacher. I am currently getting my bachelors in elementary education. I am beyond excited for this year. I am looking forward to working at the Prek with all our wonderful kids. I am looking forward to helping teach the children and watch them grow.

 

My husband Nicolas and I have been married for almost 9 years.  We have 4 awesome girls. All of the girls have been Cartersville students. Two of our girls are at the primary and the youngest is in prek. I am a big college football fan, War Eagle.  I am also a big Canes fan, GO CANES!!!!

Assistant Teacher - Room #6

 Lisa Sanford

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Lisa Sanford

My name is Lisa Sanford.  I am married to Scott and we have three children Caroline, Jonathan and Madison.  

 I have been an employee of the Cartersville City School system for 24 years and have worked in Pre-k the last 5.