Kim Megyesi

Director and Founder

Ms. Megyesi grew up in Ohio, graduated summa cum laude from Mount Union College, and…

Tara Sheehan

Acting Director of Operations & Arbor Board Treasurer

Ms. Tara Sheehan lives in Yorba Linda with her husband and her two children. She…

Esther Cha

Program Director

Ms. Esther was born in Texas and raised in Southern California. She earned her Bachelor…

Deanna Sabri

Deanna Sabri

Administrative Assistant

Mrs. Deanna Sabri is a California native and much of her childhood was spent growing…

Trianna Eichinger

Billing & Registration Coordinator

Trianna Eichinger has spent her entire life in Orange County. She recently graduated from UCI…

Melinda Cheng

Office Assistant

Melinda Cheng is a Southern California native and graduated from Biola University with a degree…

Krista Brown

Teacher

Krista graduated from CSULB with a degree in Liberal Studies. She has held a teaching…

Melissa Buell

Teacher

Mrs. Melissa Buell was born and raised in Southern California. She graduated cum laude from Cal State…

Jocelyn Contestabile

Teacher

After receiving her Bachelors’ degree in Food Science and Nutrition, Mrs. Contestabile worked as a…

Susan Eichinger

Teacher

Ms. Susan is a native Californian born to Chilean parents who immigrated in 1964. During…

Erin Ferrier

Teacher

Ms. Erin Ferrier is a Southern California native. She graduated from Cal Poly San Luis…

Fiorella Gardella

Teacher

Ms. Fio’s goals are to strengthen students’ awareness and appreciation for our beautiful planet, through…

Stacy Green

Teacher

Mrs. Stacy Green was born and raised in Southern California. Growing up, Stacy sang in…

Karren Hiskey

Teacher

Mrs. Karren Hiskey has always resided in Southern California, where she graduated from California State…

Natalie Knox

Teacher

Ms. Natalie has been teaching all over Orange County, in various settings ever since she…

Michele Liem

Teacher

Yorba Linda has been Ms. Michele Liem’s home for the past 25 years and is…

Liz Lucus

Teacher

“Mentoring curiosity with artistic expression for a life-long exploration of music” continues to be Mrs….

Dave Maestrejuan

Teacher

Dave was plugged into the role of artist by kindergarten. He went to Fullerton College,…

Jenny Mitchell

Teacher

Ms. Mitchell was born in Peru and was raised in Southern California. She discovered her…

Ashley Nick

Teacher

Ashley Nick loves to learn and wants to share that love of learning with all…

Linnea Perez

Teacher

Ms. Perez is a native southern Californian and has a Bachelor of Science degree in…

Julia Perez

Teacher

Ms. Julia Perez was born and raised in Southern California and was homeschooled through high…

Melanie Salazar

Teacher

Melanie grew up between the snow-capped mountains and wind-swept valleys of the Southwest. There, she…

Nikki Seo

Instructional Assistant

Nikki Seo immigrated to the U.S. from South Korea when she was in the third…

Raziya Shaikh

Teacher

Ms. Shaikh was born in Southern California. During her childhood, she called a number of…

Adriane Tsai

Teacher

Adriane Tsai was homeschooled since first grade and started taking art lessons at age 5….

Janet Zahl

Teacher

Janet Zahl graduated from University of Colorado-Denver with a graduate degree in Curriculum & Instruction,…

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