Mrs. Lauren Heffelfinger
Lauren Heffelfinger has been teaching for many years in the community from preschool through high school and adult aged students. She has an Undergraduate degree in Education from Ohio University, and an Intervention Specialist certificate and Master’s Degree of Educational Leadership with a Principal licence, both from Ohio Dominican University. Mrs. Heffelfinger loves reading, camping, and playing in the garden with her veggies and chickens.
Mrs. Annette Merki - Preschool Administrative Assistant and Classroom Aid
Miss Annette joined the EJP team in 2020 as a Substitute Teacher. She is now an Assistant teacher, bringing more than 25 years of experience as a lead preschool teacher. Annette and her husband, Dave, are both graduates of MVNC. She enjoys gardening and having fun with her 12 grandchildren.